The Newnan Times-Herald


Religion Briefs

  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Jan. 03, 2019 - 9:44 PM

The 2019 Men’s Prayer Breakfast will be Saturday at Holy Zion Center of Deliverance, 115 Temple Ave.

KD Bowe from 102.5 radio station will be the guest speaker at the free event. Seating is limited, and the breakfast and program will be from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

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Evangelist Alveda King will be the Keynote Speaker for the Emerald Coast Walk for Life in Pensacola, Fla., on Jan. 12.

She will be addressing "Civil Rights for the Unborn.” The walk will be centered at Maritime Park, 301 W. Main St.

The program will start at 11 a.m. with the Walk for Life set for 12:15 p.m.

King will also take part in the Vigil Mass at St Paul Catholic Church, 3131 Hyde Park Ave., Pensacola, on Jan. 11 at 6:30 p.m. and at at Youth Mass at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 140 W. Government St., Pensacola, on Jan. 12 at 9 a.m.

Alveda King’s father, A.D. King, was pastor at Mt. Vernon First Baptist Church in Newnan when she was a child. Her uncle was Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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More than 5 million people have positively changed their financial future through Ramsey Solutions’ Financial Peace University.

Created by financial expert Dave Ramsey, the nine-lesson digital course provides families and individuals with practical tools to gain control of their finances and set themselves up for long-term financial success. FPU will be held in Newnan at Southwest Christian Church, 3836 Hwy 29 N.

Classes will begin Wednesday, Jan. 16, at 6:15 PM. Go to for more information or to register.

Through common-sense principles, FPU gives people the tools they need to change their behavior and succeed financially. Along with Ramsey Personalities Rachel Cruze and Chris Hogan, Ramsey teaches lessons on budgeting, relationships and money, getting out of debt, saving for emergencies and investing. On average, families who complete FPU pay off $5,300 and save $2,700 in the first 90 days. Following the class nearly 94 percent of those families budget regularly.