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Religion Briefs


  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Apr. 04, 2019 - 9:36 PM

A Night of Gospel Music will be held Saturday at Bethel Baptist Church, 160 Bethel Church Road, Luthersville.

The music will start at 6 p.m. David Burgess, Eddie Norton, Roiella Beard and Matt Shelton will be singing.

The event will be a benefit concert for the Christian Motorcyclist Association’s Run for the Son. It is sponsored by the church and Spirit Wind Riders of Warm Springs.

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The 2019 Spring Job Fair will be Tuesday, April 9, at First United Methodist Church in downtown Newnan.

The job fair will be from 4-6 p.m. Along with partners – Goodwill of Newnan, Jobs for Georgia Graduates at Newnan High School – the FUMC Job Network ministry will host the event in the church’s parish hall, 33 Greenville St.

Andy Whitlock, who works with the Job Network, said there are more than 30 companies participating – with more than 300 full time jobs and more than 200 part time jobs.

Employers confirmed on Wednesday were Baptist Retirement Community, Benton House, Bonnell, Chase Professionals, Chromalloy, Coweta County Schools-Transportation, Custom Molded Products, D&H Distribution, Georgia DOT, Goodwill Industries of the Southern Rivers-Retail, Jeld-Wen, Low Temp Industries (LTI), Malone Workforce Solutions, Mau Worksource Solutions, Old Castle Building Envelope, Pathways Center, PetSmart, PlyGem Windows, Pirate Staffing, Popeye's, Pride Staffing, Resource MFG, Summit Total Health, Tingue, Trace Staffing, Universal Forest Products, Waffle House, West Georgia Technical College and Zaxby's.

Job seekers should come prepared with several copies of recent resumes, dress for success and be prepared to apply for jobs on the spot, Whitlock said.

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New Hope United Methodist Church is one of the sponsors for the Chatt Hills Community Luncheon on Wednesday, April 10, at noon.

The event will take place at the Chatt Hills City Hall meeting room, 6505 Rico Road, Chatt Hills.

Admission is free. Community Brickworks will provide the main dish,  and New Hope will provide the sides. Attendees are welcome to bring a side or dessert – maybe with the recipe to share.

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The Jubalheirs will present a concert on Friday at First Baptist Church in downtown Newnan.

The concert will start at 7 p.m., with a musical prelude at 6:30. The concert is sponsored by the Georgia Baptist Mission Board.

A 250-voice women’s choir will be accompanied by an orchestra and handbells. Ensemble music is also planned.

Admission is free, and a love offering for missions will be received.

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“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” will be presented next week at Dunwoody United Methodist Church, 1548 Mt. Vernon Road, Atlanta.

The play is Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical reimagining of the biblical story of Joseph, his father Jacob, 11 brothers and the coat of many colors. Performances are April 12-13 at 7 p.m., and April 14 at 3 p.m.

Tickets will be $15 at the door. Brentley Cauthen, fine arts administrator at the church, referred to the play as “one of the most enduring shows of all time.”