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Religion Briefs 03/02/11

Edgefield mid-week revival is tonight
The Edgefield Church Family invites the entire community to attend the Mid-Week Revival Wednesday, March 2 at 7 p.m. Edgefield is at 140 Church St. in downtown Fayetteville. For more information, call the church, 770-461-7388. Elder Eddie Thomas is senior pastor.

Gospel Quartet Explosion set for March 5
Woods Memorial Baptist Church will present its First Gospel Quartet Explosion to celebrate Pastor Toney Mosley and Family’s 18th anniversary on Saturday, March 5, at 4 p.m. The event will feature Harold Holloway and Company, New Delieverance, A Blend of Men, Joyful Sounds of Zion, and Unity, along with other groups. Tickets are $5 per person. Contact the church, 404-761-3002, for tickets and for more information. Woods Memorial Baptist is at 5665 Old National Hwy. in College Park.

New class for single moms at PTCUMC
“Holding on to Hope,” a new 11-week class for single moms begins this Sunday, March 6, from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at Peachtree City United Methodist Church. The purpose is to provide a place where single moms can come together, recognizing both shared and unique circumstances. The study is based on the book Holding on to Hope by Nancy Guthrie. Cost of the class is $13. PTCUMC is at 225 Robinson Rd., Peachtree City. For more information, email kim.reindl@ptcumc.org, or phone 770-487-6499.

PTCUMC plans Ash Wednesday service
The Ash Wednesday Service, which opens the season of Lent, will be held March 9 at 7 p.m. at Peachtree City United Methodist Church. All are welcome. The church is at 225 Robinson Road, Peachtree City. For more information, call 770-487-6499.

Wisdom for Life classes start March 10
Wisdom of Life classes taught by Vera Pedersen will begin Thursday, March 10, at 10:30 a.m. at the Starbuck’s Meeting Room on Ga. Highway 54 in the Publix Shopping Center in Peachtree City. Classes are dedicated to teach, train and equip people for their calling and destiny in Christ. Call 678-364-0949 for more information.

PTCUMC will offer Lenten study
A six-week Lenten study, “Show Me the Way,” will begin Sunday, March 13, from 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. at Peachtree City United Methodist Church. The cost is $14. The study is being offered in conjunction with Henri Nouwen’s book, Show Me the Way: Daily Lenten Readings. Participants will be guided through a time of reading, reflection, and discussion. The church is at 225 Robinson Rd., Peachtree City. For information, email kim.reindl@ptcumc.org or phone 770-487-6499.

PTCUMC marriage seminar is March 25
Peachtree City United Methodist Church is teaming up with Dogwood Church in Tyrone to offer a weekend session for enhancing marriages. The Married Life Seminar will take place at Dogwood Church in Tyrone beginning Friday, March 25, from 7-9 p.m., and will continue Saturday, March 26, from 8:30 a.m. - noon. For information, go to www.ptcumc.org or email, brian.loper@ptcumc.org.

New Lebanon to host Won by Faith
The “Won By Faith” group will appear in a free concert at New Lebanon Baptist Church, 1674 Wagers Mill Road, Newnan, Sunday, March 27, at 6 p.m. The concert is open to the public. a love offering will be taken. For more information, call 770-253-2850.

Project Linus schedules meetings
The Fayette County “Project Linus” group will meet at Community Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 349 Kenwood Rd., Fayetteville, on the third Wednesday of each month from noon until 3 p.m., and on the first Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. until noon. Those interested in making security blankets for seriously ill or traumatized children are invited to participate. For more information, contact Shirley Avery at 770-487-8974.

Summit Church offers free tutoring
The Summit tutoring program is a ministry that focuses on supporting, encouraging, and serving children in the community. The church offers free tutoring and homework help for children in elementary-high school, every Wednesday when school is in session. For more information, or to register child, contact: Carole Foran, 770-487-7655 or carole4kids@mindspring.com.

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