St. Mark UPC

St. Mark United Pentecostal Church, at 135 St. Mark Church Road, Jenkinsburg, will host a Community Day event from noon to 3 p.m. May 18. The event will include free food, clothing and health screenings. For more information, call 678-478-7767.

Liberty Baptist

Liberty Baptist Church, at 3043 High Falls Road, Jackson, will host the gospel bluegrass group the Servers at 6 p.m. May 18.



Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, at 144 Hope McClure Road, Jackson, will host a Women’s Day program at 2 p.m. May 19. The colors are fuchsia and black, and the speaker will be Denise Miller.

Macedonia Missionary Baptist will celebrate its 150th church anniversary at 10 a.m. May 26.

Sardis Missionary

Sardis Missionary Baptist Church, at 100 Sardis Church Road, Barnesville, will be celebrating its 172nd church anniversary at 2:30 p.m. May 19. The special guest will be the Rev. Rufus Whatley of the Union Hill Baptist Church of Forsyth. A celebratory dinner will be held following the evening service. The dress code for the program will be relaxed. Call 770-358-0015.

Ole Country

The Ole Country Church, at 2649 Ga. Highway 155 N., McDonough, will welcome the Hinson Family at 6 p.m. May 19. Doors will open at 5 p.m. There will be no cover charge, but a love offering will be taken.

The church will host its sixth annual car show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 25 in the church parking lot. The event will include food and other items.

Jackson UMC

Jackson United Methodist Church will consecrate the new memorial marker for Mary Buttrill during a service from 12:30 to 1 p.m. June 2 at the Old Bethel Cemetery. The service will honor the founder of Methodist Christianity in Butts County.

Jackson United Methodist Church is located at 409 E. Third St., Jackson.

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 — June 2, July 7 and 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.

Abundant Life Church

Abundant Life Church, at 751 Dean Patrick Road, Jackson, will host a kids summer day camp from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. weekdays June 3 through July 26 for children from kindergarten through fifth grade. The cost is $100 per child per week with a $25 deposit. For more information, call Erin Turner at 770-715-8279 or email eeturner01@gmail.com.

First Baptist

Jackson First Baptist Church, located at 1227 W. Third St., will host its inaugural The Incredible Race 5K and Tot Trot June 22. For more information, visit www.jacksonfbc.com or call 770-775-3102.

The church hosts the Ironmen Bible Study led by Pastor Cary Snelling every Wednesday at 6 a.m. All men are invited. Breakfast is free.

Joshua’s Place

Joshua’s Place Church, located 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 night the church hosts the Chain Breakers Ministry at 7 p.m.

Every Friday night the church hosts prayer at 6 p.m. All are invited. Joshua’s Place hosts a food bank ministry on the second and the fourth Monday nights of each month at 6 p.m. Its newest ministry is the the JP Riders, which evangelizes on foot and on motorcycles.

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.

Feast of the


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

Faith of the


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.