Stark UMC

Stark United Methodist Church, at 1097 Halls Bridge Road, Jackson, will host singer/songwriter Brent Vernon at 6 p.m. Sept. 8 in the Family Life Center.

The church hosts Sunday worship services in the chapel at 8:45 a.m., a breakfast at 9 a.m., Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. and a worship service at 10:55 in the Family Life Center.

Jackson UMC

Jackson United Methodist Church, at 409 E. Third St., Jackson, will host a pancake dinner fundraiser for the men’s club and youth at 6 p.m. Sept. 4 in the fellowship hall. Dinner is free to all guests and no reservations are required. From 6:45 to 7:15 p.m., the church will present an introduction to Alpha course. Childcare will be available at no charge. Call 770-775-7238 for more information.

The Honduras team will host a fundraiser at 6 p.m. Sept. 11.

The Wednesday night crew starts back on Sept. 18.

Homecoming Sunday will be Sept. 22 with Will Zant preaching. A covered-dish luncheon will follow the traditional service.

The annual youth yard sale will be 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 19.

Breakfast with Santa will be Dec. 8. The public is invited.

The annual Chancel Choir Cantata will be at 11 a.m. Dec. 15.



Jackson Presbyterian Church, at 240 N. Oak St., Jackson, will host a tailgate luncheon at noon Sept. 8 in the fellowship hall. The luncheon is presented by the church’s youth and young adults.

St. Mary,

Mother of God

St. Mary, Mother of God Catholic Church, at 359 Old Griffin Road, Jackson, will host a mass at 10 a.m. Sept. 7 celebrating the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

The church will host a Blue Mass, celebrating uniformed first responders, at 9 a.m. Sept. 8.

Chaplet of Divine Mercy is daily at 3 p.m. Eucharistic adoration is Fridays from 10:45 to 11:45 a.m., except for the first Fridays, when it is 10:30 to 11:45 a.m.

Reconciliation is the second and fourth Saturday from 4 to 4:45 p.m., and Thursdays and Fridays from 11 to 11:45 a.m.

Anointing of the sick is the second weekend of the month following masses.

South River

South River Baptist Church, at 124 Collier Road, Jackson, will celebrate Pastor Tracy D. Bridges Sr. and First Lady Arsenia Bridges’ 17th pastoral anniversary at 1:30 p.m. Sept. 15. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Reginald Bush of Lizzie Berry Baptist Church of Flovilla.

Ole Country

The Ole Country Church, at 2649 Ga. Highway 155 N., McDonough, will welcome The Chuck Wagon Gang at 6 p.m. Sept. 15. There is no admission charge, but a love offering will be taken. The church hosts Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., Sunday morning worship at 10:30 a.m., a Sunday night service at 6 p.m. and a Wednesday night service at 7 p.m.

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 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 Overcomers 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

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.

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