Daily Prayer Chapel: 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. every day, St. Philothea Greek Orthodox Church, 3761 Mars Hill Road, Watkinsville. Free. (770) 725-5035, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.stphilothea.org.
Fall Festival/Health Fair: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Thankful Baptist Church, 1218 Union Point Road, Stephens.
Fall Craft Fair: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Whistleville Christian Church, 83 Patrick Mill Road SW, Winder. Barrow County Christian Academy, a ministry of Whistleville Christian Church, is hosting a Fall Craft Fair to raise funds for the school. There will be crafts, concessions, bounce house, tractor ride and free candy.
The Edwards family: 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1459 Jot-Em Down Road, Danielsville. The Edwards family from Burnsville, NC will be ministering in song at Mt Zion Baptist Church. For more info please call Pastor Douglas Duncan at 706-789-2113.
Sunday School and Worship Service Temporary Time Change: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Sunday, Gordon’s Chapel United Methodist Church, Nowhere Road, Hull. Coffee and breakfast pastries will be served in the fellowship hall from 8:30 to 9 a.m.
Sunday Services: 9 a.m. Sunday, New Zion Church of Jesus Christ, 741 Smokey Road, Crawford. New Zion Church of Jesus Christ welcomes Pastor Larry Clark on this momentous occasion of being elected Leader and Pastor of our church. Our service times are as follows: 1st, 2nd 4th and 5th Sundays at 10 a.m. and Sunday School is at 9 a.m.
Hill First Baptist Church’s Annual Women’s Day Program: 11 a.m. Sunday, Hill First Baptist Church, 205 South Pope Street, Athens. This year’s theme is: “Sisters United in Christ: Working Together and Praying Together.” The speaker for this event will be Sis. Veronica Hunter.
The St. James Baptist Church Annual Appreciation Service: 3 p.m. Sunday, St. James Baptist Church, 3685 Jefferson Road, Athens. The St. James Baptist Church will be holding the Annual Appreciation Service to honor their pastor, the Rev. Nathaniel Mitchell, Jr. Minister Debbie Anderson will be preaching at 11 a.m. and Rev. Nathan Durham and the New Beginnings Bible Church family, Monroe, will be the 3 p.m. special guests. Lunch will be served from 1:30 to 2:45 p.m. The public is invited. (706) 546-1516
DivorceCare: 4 p.m. Sunday, Grace Fellowship Church of God, 1120 Malcom Bridge Road, Bogart. Registration is $35 per person which covers materials for the 13-week session. Scholarships are available for those in need. Topics include learning about what is happening; facing anger; dealing with sadness/depression; dealing with loneliness; forgiveness, finances, moving on and others. A nursery is available by reservation. For more information or to register, please contact the church office at (706) 769-4001 or Wendy at (706) 540-7259.
Fall Festival: 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, Corinth Baptist Church, 2040 Belmont Road, Arnoldsville. Hotdogs will be served starting at 4:30 pm. The public is invited to join the fun with cakewalks, bingo, horse rides and many more fun activities. Bring your family and friends. Costumes may be worn but not scary ones. For further information or directions to the Church please visit our web site. www.ourcorinthbaptist.com or call (706) 548-9079.
5th Sunday Night Gospel Singing: 6 p.m. Sunday, Whitehall Baptist Church, 392 East Whitehall Road, Athens. Jimmy Edwards, Pastor (706) 769-5917.
“Classic Comics” Harvest Festival: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, New Life Apostolic Church, 2050 Hog Mountain Road, Watkinsville. Harvest Festival with free food, games, music and a Trunk or Treat for the children. Everyone is welcome. Visit our website at www.nlaclive.org or call (706) 769-6824 for more info.
Women’s Bible Study: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursday, Young Harris Methodist Church, 973 Prince Ave, Athens. This study continues to meet weekly in the Women’s Bible Study room in the Family Life Center building. This is an open invitation to study the Daily Companion Bible. This study is open to all women in the community. For more information about this study, contact the office at (706) 543-2612.
Bible Study: 7 p.m. Thursday, New Zion Church of Jesus Christ, 741 Smokey Road, Crawford.
Night of Healing Prayer: 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, St. James United Methodist Church, 111 West Lake Drive, Athens. This is for the community and everyone is welcome. Come as you are and drop in during these times. You will have individual prayer time (if desired) with two trained prayer ministers for your needs and concerns with complete confidentiality. Any questions, please call: (706) 548-1680 or check our website www.sjumc.org.