There are thousands of children in Georgia’s Foster Care system who need the safe haven of a loving family. Whether it’s a temporary or long-term placement, giving a foster child a place in your home for any amount of time can make a huge impact on their life. Georgia Baptist Children’s Homes and Family Ministries is currently recruiting foster families. For more information call Georgia Baptist Children’s Homes & Family Ministries, Inc. Contact Person: Donielle Phipps-Green, Foster Care Program Coordinator 770-809-6692 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Boysz to Men of Honor, Inc in Conyers is having a FlapJack fundraiser at Applebees in Conyers on Saturday, Oct. 15th. Starting time 8 am to 10 am. Tickets are only $7. Proceeds will benefit operating costs and go towards our Community Christmas Celebration on Dec 17th in Conyers, GA. For more information visit our website at www.b2mh.org
The Salvation Army will be taking applications for those needing assistance with food and toys for the 2016 holiday season. Applications will be accepted Monday through Friday — October 3rd through the 7th from 9 am to 5 pm at 725 Merwether Street in Griffin. You must apply in person and provide picture ID, Social Security numbers for all, age verification, proof of income, and proof of expenses. For more information call 770-412-6561
Giana Jessen will be the keynote speaker for our annual banquet — October 04, 2016. Gianna is an abortion survivor as her mother attempted to terminate the pregnancy. She has a very remarkable story to tell about her survival as an infant and what the Lord is doing in her life. Be sure to put this date on your calendar.The banquet will be in the Fellowship Hall of First Baptist Jonesboro. More information when you visit www.pregnancycarecenter.info
The Kiwanis Henry County Fair! October 4th through the 8th at Heritage Park in McDonough. Rides, food and fun! Student night on the 4th (free entrance with college student ID), Hometown heroes night on the 5th (free entrance with government employee ID), and Praise night on the 6th (free entrance with church bulletin or t-shirt). More information at www.KiwanisHenryCountyFair.com
The Kiwanis club of Griffin brings you the 70th annual Kiwanis Spalding County Fair – October 7th through the 15th! Parking is free and gates open at five Monday through Friday, Saturdays at 1 pm, and Sunday the 9th at 2 pm. See the Georgia forestry exhibit with Smokey the Bear! Get your famous Korn Dawgs! With family friendly entertainment and a lawn mower race featuring play by play with NewLife FM’s Joe Emert! And check out the NewLife FM bandwagon as they provide ministry outreach during the fair. More information on the fair schedule and ticket pricing when you visit visit NewLife dot FM.
Join NewLife FM and Oak Hill Baptist Church for a FREE concert on Sunday, October 16th at 2:30 pm — featuring the Imperials with Terry Blackwood, Darrell Toney, and Royce Taylor. They’ll be sharing songs and memories from their almost 50 years of music! For more information visit www.OakHillBaptist.org
Wayne Watson and Andrew Greer – The Simple Life Tour, coming to First Baptist Church Newnan on Sunday October 16th Leading worship in both morning services 8:30 am and 10:50 am – dinner at 1:30 pm on the grounds to follow. Wayne Watson and Andrew Greer – the Simple Life Tour…more information at www.FBCNewnan.org