Church Activities in Coweta

From Staff Reports
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Listed below are various church-related service, meetings and events throughout Coweta County for the upcoming week.
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Music/Drama
• Swingin’ Singin’ Seniors, First United Methodist Church, Newnan, Sunday, 10:55 a.m.
• Taizé Worship, sanctuary, First United Methodist Church, Newnan, Sunday, 6:30 p.m.
• Live Nativity, Moreland Town Square, Friday, 6:30/7/7:30/8 p.m. Dec. 1, 7:30/8/8:30 p.m. Sponsor: Summer Grove Ward/Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
• Music/Drama program, Macedonia Baptist Church, Friday, 7 p.m. Pat Terry/Sonny Lallerstedt/Randy Bugg/John Carozza/Line Creek/Newnan High Chorus/Newnan High cast of “Godspell.” Donations.
• Nativity Display, Episcopal Church of the Epiphany, Atlanta. Hours – Dec. 1/8, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Dec. 2/9, 2-4 p.m.; Dec. 5-7, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.; Dec. 7, 7-9 p.m. Admission – $5 adults/$4 seniors and students.
• Hanging of the Green, Woolsey Baptist Church, Fayetteville, Dec. 2, 6 p.m.
• Nativity Festival, Advent Lutheran Church/First United Methodist Church/St. Peter’s Catholic Church/Vernon Woods Retirement Community, LaGrange, Dec. 5/6/7, 2-7 p.m. Dec. 8/9, noon-5 p.m. Nativity scenes/religious art. Free.
• Christmas With Griffin Choral Arts, First Baptist Church, Griffin, Dec. 6, 7:30 p.m. Tickets – $10 door or Artistic Flowers/Gifts, J. Michael’s Frameworks, Griffin; Goggans Florist, Barnesville; A Novel Experience, Zebulon; TUAC Gallery, Thomaston.

Fundraisers

• Woolsey Baptist 5K for Missions, Woolsey Baptist Church, Fayetteville, Dec. 1, 8:30/9 a.m. Registration, 7:30 a.m. Information, www.woolseybaptist.org.

• Old Fashioned Christmas Bazaar, Sharpsburg Baptist Church, Dec. 1, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Bake sale, homemade jams/jellies, woodworking, handcrafted items, books, toys, Christmas gifts. Sponsor: Olive Branch Ladies.

• Christmas Bazaar, fellowship hall, Providence Baptist Church, Providence Church Road, Dec. 1, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Vendors, Christmas gifts, food, door prizes. Sponsor: Providence Baptist Women. Proceeds to missions.

• Chanukah Bazaar, Congregation Gesher L’Torah, Alpharetta, Dec. 2, 9 a.m.-noon. Jeans, scarfs, jewelry, purses, toys, Judaica, chocolates. Raffle prizes.

• Glow Light Your World, walk fundraiser, Belk, Ashley Park, Dec. 2, 6 p.m. Advance registration – $15/$25 – www.active.com/not-specified/newnan-ga/glow-light-your-world-2012 . Registration at door, $20/$30. Proceeds to Bridging the Gap.

• Children’s Chair-ity Event, Dolce, Peachtree City, Dec. 6, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Food, refreshments, music, Santa’s Workshop Silent Auction. Tickets, $20 – www.christiancity.org or 770-703-2636. Benefits: Christian City.

• Holiday Event, Salvation Army, Dec. 7, 4-7 p.m. Santa Claus pictures, $10. Coffee/refreshments.

Speakers

• James Davis/Willie L. Geter, GMC Georgia’s Soul Bowl, Shady Grove Missionary Baptist, Sargent,Tuesday, 6 p.m.

• Christopher Todd, Family/Friends Day, White Plains United Methodist Church, St. Marks, Dec. 2, 2:30 p.m.

Meetings

• Senior Adult Lutherans Together, Resurrection Lutheran Church, Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.

• Service of Remembrance, Resurrection Lutheran Church, Thursday 6:30-8 p.m.

• Advent Service, Word of God Lutheran Church, Peachtree City, Wednesday, 7 p.m. Soup supper, 6 p.m. Tree decorating/cookies after service.

• Kingdom Writers, Legacy Equipping Center, Fayetteville, Nov. 27, 7 p.m.

• Advent Study, Allen-Lee Memorial United Methodist Church, Lone Oak, Sundays for four weeks starting Dec. 2, 6 p.m.

• Advent Service, Word of God Lutheran Church, Peachtree City, Dec. 5, 7 p.m. Soup supper, 6 p.m.

• Advent Service, St. Paul Lutheran Church, Peachtree City, Dec. 5, 6:30 p.m.

Outreach

• Coat/Blanket Drive, Perpetual Community Resource Centre, through Dec. 3. Information, 678-634-6232 or perpetualcrc@gmail.com.

• Red Cross Blood Drive, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Dec. 5, 1-6 p.m.

• Collection for Warm Springs Medical Center Nursing Home, Allen-Lee Memorial United Methodist Church, Lone Oak. Lotions, socks,non-breakable figurines, large-print crossword books.

Miscellaneous

• Christmas Decorating, Providence Baptist Church, Providence Church Road, today, 9 a.m.

• Christmas Decorating, Allen-Lee Memorial United Methodist Church, Lone Oak, Sunday, following 11 a.m. service and leftover lunch.

• Woman’s Holiday Gala, First United Methodist Church, Newnan, Tuesday, 5:30-8 p.m. Dinner/program. Speaker: DiAnne Scott, “The Invincible Woman. Tickets – $12, church office.

• Open House, All God’s Children Preschool, Resurrection Lutheran Church, Dec. 2, 2-4 p.m.
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