Shiloh Missionary Baptist

Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, at 492 Shiloh Road, Jenkinsburg, will celebrate the 27th pastoral anniversary of Pastor Harry D. Sims and First Lady Diane Sims July 14. Associate Minister Danny J. Duffey Jr. will be the speaker at 10 a.m., and Pastor Poleon Griffin of Oak Grove Baptist Church will be the speaker at 2 p.m.

Macedonia Baptist

Macedonia Baptist Church, at 151 Macedonia Church Road, Jackson, will host Kid XTREME sports and arts vacation Bible School from 6 to 8:45 p.m. July 14-17 for students from pre-K3 to fifth-grade. Register online at www.mbcjackson.org/KIDEXTREME.

Bethlehem Baptist

Bethlehem Baptist Church, at 643 Bethlehem Road, Locust Grove, will host a back-to-school youth bash from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 20. The event will include a backpack giveaway, and free food, music and health screenings. For more information, visit www.bbclg.org.

Friendship Baptist

Friendship Baptist Church, at 363 Samuel Johnson Drive, Jackson, will host a Community Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 20. The event will include food and a clothing share. Call 770-775-0315.

Friendship AME

The Friendship African Methodist Episcopal Church, at 2260 Ga. Highway 16 E., Jackson, will host its annual community youth lock-in beginning at 8 p.m. July 26. The event will include a “hot topics” discussion, games and movies. Dinner, snacks and breakfast will be included. Call 770-775-1105.

Laodicea Baptist

Laodicea Baptist Church, at 101 Westbrooks Road, Forsyth, will host a homecoming service at 10 a.m. July 21. The church will host a revival at 7:30 p.m. July 22-24. The guest speaker will be the Rev. J. Barrion of Brown Chapel Baptist Church in Forsyth. Call 478-994-7909.

Indian Springs


The Indian Springs Chapel will be holding worship services again this summer. Founded as the Indian Springs Baptist Church and built with lumber left over from construction of the Wigwam Hotel, the historic chapel is now owned by the Butts County Historical Society.

Ed Hoard has been tapped to be the summer’s visiting speaker. Hoard is a native of Indian Springs and, along with his family, attended the church as a child and teen. He is senior pastor of the First Baptist Church of Zebulon.

Summer worship services at the chapel begin at 9 a.m. on the first Sundays of each month, with the final service being Aug. 4. An offering will be taken at each service which will be used to help maintain the historic church.

For more information, call 678-920-8986.

First Baptist

Jackson First Baptist Church, located at 1227 W. Third St., hosts the Ironmen Bible Study led by Pastor Cary Snelling every Wednesday at 6 a.m. All men are invited. Breakfast is free.

Outreach Baptist

Outreach Baptist Church, at 180 Shiloh Road, Jackson, hosts worship services and a children’s ministry at 10:30 a.m. Sundays. Bible study is at 7 p.m. Wednesdays.

CrossOver Ministries

CrossOver Ministries, at 2702 Ga. Highway 16, Jackson, hosts a dinner from 6 to 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday in the teen center before Bible study. Donations are accepted. Bible study is held at 7 p.m. every Wednesday.

The church hosts worship services at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sundays. For more information, visit www.crossover123.com or call Pastor David Morris at 678-898-1010.

Joshua’s Place

Joshua’s Place Church, at 114 Duffey Road, Jackson, has services for all ages at 7 p.m. Wednesdays and two Sunday morning services, one at 9 a.m. and one at 11 a.m. On Thursday nights the church hosts the Chain Breakers Ministry, for anyone struggling with addiction, at 7 p.m.

Every Friday night the church hosts prayer at 6 p.m. The public is invited. Visit www.joshuasplace.com.

Feast of the Tabernacle

Feast of the Tabernacle, at 722 Macon Road, Jackson, hosts worship services at 11 a.m. Sundays.

Faith of the Tabernacle

Faith of the Tabernacle hosts Sunday worship services at 10 a.m. at the Rocky Plains Elementary School gymnasium, at 5300 Ga. Highway 162 S., Covington.

The Church Bulletin is a regular feature of the Jackson Progress-Argus. To submit an item, email mdavis@myjpa.com, mail to 129 S. Mulberry St., Jackson, GA 30233, or fax to 770-775-3855 by noon the Friday prior to publication.