Religion Briefs 05/09/12
COS will bless newly purchased land
Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church will conduct a service of blessing on Saturday, May 12, at 9 a.m. for 33 acres the church purchased on 411 Palmetto Rd. The land includes a lake and grassy areas which the church is making plans to put to use. After the blessing, participants will stay for clean-up projects at the site.
Breast cancer survivor event is May 11
Women of Wisdom Ministries will host the second year Breast Cancer Survivor Birthday Celebration of Carla H. Allen (founder) on Friday, May 11, at 7 p.m, at T.O.U.C.H Ministries, 265 N Jeff Davis. Guest Speaker is evangelist Lakeisha Lawerance of Christian Family Ministries. For more information call 770-855-0022.
Woolsey’s VBS starts June 11
Take flight with “Amazing Wonders Aviation” VBS at Woolsey Baptist Church June 11-15 from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Children ages 4 years through sixth grade completed are eligible. Register online by visiting www.woolseybaptist.org and clicking on the VBS link.
Real Life Center needs donations
The Real Life Center, which operates a food pantry, has a continuous need for food/pantry items. Donations can be dropped off at the Real Life Center, 382 Senoia Rd., Tyrone, Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. - noon, and Thursday evenings from 5-7 p.m. The center is sponsored and supported by several churches in the area. For more information, visit the web site, www.reallifecenter.org
Summit offers free tutoring
The Family Resource Center at The Summit Presbyterian Church offers free tutoring for elementary and high school students. Classes meet on Wednesdays, one from 4-5 p.m. and another from 5-6 p.m. Help is offered in math, reading, homework, science, and language arts. Tutors are supervised by certified teachers. To register, call 770-460-3335 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.