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  • By Winston Skinner
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  • May. 09, 2019 - 8:24 PM

Sunday School Teacher Appreciation Day will be observed at the 8:30 and 11 a.m. services Sunday at Newnan Presbyterian Church.

The Presbyterian Homes Mother’s Day offering will also be received. Newnan Presbyterian received new members during the 11 a.m. service on May 5, when communion also took place.

A single service will be held May 26 at 10 a.m. The church is collecting luggage for Angel’s House, a local program for girls. The new and gently used suitcases and duffle bags will be dedicated during the May 26 service.

Many of the girls come to Angel’s House with their belongings in trashbags. Some of the girls have been given the opportunity to attend summer camps, and they need luggage for camp.

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Resurrection Lutheran Church will hold Acolyte Appreciation Sunday on May 12 at 10 a.m.

The youth acolytes and crucifers will be recognized during the worship service. Those to be recognized are Andrew Bouchard, Josh Bouchard, Elizabeth Connolly,
Amber Dieffenbach, Emily Dieffenbach, Chris Gibson and Caleb Sterling.

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West Bethel Baptist Church, 201 Quarry Road, will be holding revival services on May 17-19.

Services will start at 7 p.m. on May 17-18 and at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. on May 19. Michael Huggins will be leading the revival.

“Michael will bless us with his wonderful drawings as he preaches,” said Jennifer Stitcher of West Bethel.

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The Amazing Chemistry Show is coming to Southwest Christian Church, 3836 Hwy. 29 N, on May 18.

The free event will start at 5 p.m. Families will be amazed and entertained by explosions, colored foam, liquid nitrogen and glow-in-the-dark solutions. Founded by Josh Denhart, The Amazing Chemistry Show – – is an educationally entertaining stage production.

The presentation uses fast-paced science experiments to captivate kids and adults while sharing about the love God has for them. 

In addition to this hour-long production, families will be invited to participate in a hands-on science experience with more than 150 exhibits featuring rockets, magnets, electricity, magnification and slime.