The Peach State Post for the week of July 27th – August 1st

Open Ear/Open Heart Ministries is offering free counseling for women on Tuesdays from 7:00 – 8:00 pm. The women’s group counseling sessions will be held at 9940 Dixon Industrial Blvd. in Jonesboro. For more information call 678-698-5094.

It’s almost time for the Back To School Bash for Clayton and Henry Counties. This event will be FREE to the kids,  and vendors will have tables, tents, and exhibits with school supplies for the kids.  The Back to School Bash will take place Saturday August 1st from 10 am – Noon at Pin Strikes Entertainment Center in Stockbridge.

There will be a Super Hero sprint 5k/10k in honor of Silas Huffman (son of Casting Crowns bass player Chris Huffman) and C.O.T.A. — this event will be at Sharon Baptist church in Mcdonough on August 1st at 8 am.  Silas had a heart transplant last year and is on a long road to recovery. There will be food vendors and folks can come to donate even if they do not run or walk in the main event. For more information visitwww.CastingCrowns.com

Hope through Hilarity – come experience a morning of great music and humor by family comedian Scott Davis. Hope through Hilarity coming Sunday August 9th at 11 am at Gospel Light Baptist Church in Winder. For more information visit www.gospellightbc.org

America’s favorite family of Gospel music The Hoppers will be in concert August 15th at the Lamar County Schools Fine Arts Center. Doors open at 6:30 pm and the concert begins at 7 pm. All proceeds from ticket sales will benefit Little Children of the World – a ministry dedicated to help develop caring communities for the world’s children at risk. For more information on this benefit concert featuring The Hoppers, visit NewLife dot FM!

Griffin Choral Arts Chamber Choir, under the direction of Dr. Stephen J. Mulder, will present a choral concert entitled “Illuminations:  Darkness Into Light” on Sunday, August 16, at 3:00 PM at First Presbyterian Church of Griffin (1349 Old Macon Hwy.). For more information about Griffin Choral Arts call 888-SING1-88 (888-746-4188) or visit the GCA website: www.griffinchoralarts.org.