Food Drive for Community Food Pantry
The Newton County Ministers’ Union Youth Department is sponsoring a county-wide food drive for the Community Pantry, ending May 17, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Community Food Pantry, 7125 Turner Lake Circle. The Covington News, 1166 Usher St., is a drop-off point. For information, call (770) 784-0037.
First Methodist Preschool Enrollment
First United Methodist Church of Covington has preschool openings for the 2008-2009 school years. The program provides children with learning experiences to prepare them for school while teaching them about the love of God. Classes are from 6 months through preK. In addition there is a 5-day 3-year-old PreK program. For information, call Amanda Farill at (770) 786-7305.
First United Methodist Church
The people of First United Methodist Church of Covington, 1113 Conyers St., welcome everyone to come and worship at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. on Sundays. Sunday school classes are available for ages 3 years to senior adults at 9:45 a.m. Nursery is provided for all services.
Allen Memorial Methodist Services
All are invited to worship services at Allen Memorial United Methodist Church, 803 Whatcoat St., Oxford. Sunday School is at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship service at 11 a.m. A nursery is provided. For information, call (770) 786-7414.
The Rising Son Christian Church, 6135 Petty St., holds a special Ladies Night worship service at 7:30, every Thursday night. For more information, call (770) 786-5254.
Bible Information Class
Abiding Grace Lutheran Church offers a Bible Information Class on Monday nights at the Ministry Center, 5510 Ga. Highway 212. All are invited to attend this question-based class designed to answer questions about God using his word. The class is also offered at noon on Sundays. For information, call (770) 385-7691.
School of Spirit
Pastor Joel Schuerman teaches about The Holy Spirit at 7 p.m. every Wednesday night at the Covington Praise Center, 7165 Turner Lake Circle. Topics include gifts of the spirit, fruit of the spirit, spiritual warfare, dreams, visions and revelations, intercessory prayer and fasting. The service includes praise and worship music, corporate prayer and the Lord’s Supper. For information, call 788-8311.