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Watch the VideoRev. Denise Bell's Video Message for October

Rev. Bell discusses the Regional Prayer Calendar, the success of the Clergy Open House, the Regional Assembly and other topics.  Video

Regional Assembly & Pre-Assembly Workshop

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Daisy Machado
Rev. Dr. Daisy
L. Machado
Keynote Speaker

Join with Georgia Disciples of every age, ethnicity, background, experience – as we unite through Christ into one body of faith at the:

167th Regional Assembly – November 11-12, 2016.

NEW - Video invitation from Rev. Jay White! more

OnlineRegistration is open: more
Georgia News:

Milk and Honey - The October Newsletter of the Craddock Center. News about Mission Trip 2017.   Download PDF

First Christian Church Warner Robins - and Faith Lutheran Church will hold an Ecumenical Election Eve Prayer Service on Nov. 7, 2016 at First Christian Church in Warner Robins. This service is based on the promotion from COCU and invites all people of faith to come together to remember the call for unity among Christians on the eve of this year’s Presidential Election. All people wishing to attend are invited to 100 N. Houston Rd., Warner Robins at 7:00 PM on Nov. 7, 2016.

Robert N. (Bob) ClarkeRobert N. (Bob) Clarke - honored as 2016 Distinguished Alumni for Lifetime Achievement by Candler School of Theology for his over 60 years of service to the Church through music and education ministries.  more

Webinar: Planning for 2017 Health Coverage - A free webinar offered by the Pension Fund on September 22, 2016 at 10:00 am.  more

Praying Hands Clip ArtRegional Prayer Calendar - Please print this Regional prayer Calendar and share in your bulletin, newsletter, your prayer ministry and with your members as a prayer guide for your sister churches and regional ministry.  more

Summer Camp - Dates have been set for the 2017 Season at Camp Christian so that you can begin your summer planning.  More details as they become available:  more

Clergy Continuing Education Grants - The application period (Sept.1 -- Oct. 31, '16) for the 2017 Clergy Continuing Education Grants is now open.  Applications completed by Disciples Clergy with Standing (Ordained or Commissioned) over the next two months will be considered for awards to be distributed next year. These awards are to help DOC clergy participate in continuing education experiences in 2017 that will enhance their gifts and graces for ministry. You can find out more, and access the application process here.

Tidings - the newsletter of The Christian College of Georgia. 

Disciple Women's Retreat - Photos from the event on September 23-25.  more

Disciple Men's Fall Rally North - a report from Will Perdue on the rally on September 24, 2016 at Lawrenceville.  more

Office Manager Position - The Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Georgia is seeking a part time Office Manager.  Job Description and Application available here: more

Public Conversation on Domestic Violence - For over ten years First Christian Church of Atlanta has be dedicated to supporting women and children effected by domestic violence.This year the church will re-visit their charge and hold a public conversation on domestic violence in the Tucker community on October 29, 2016 from 10 am – 2 pm at the Church:4532 Lavista Rd, Tucker, GA 30084. For information contact Elder Orlando Scott at or 770-508-0612.

First Christian Church of Griffin will present Josh Farr in concert on Sunday, Oct. 30, 11:00 a.m., during the morning worship. Josh is an accomplished musician in voice, piano, and guitar, and has composed much of his repertoire of contemporary Christian music. He has also recorded CD's of his music. He is a former student of Bob Grant, Regional Moderator.

First Christian Church in Warner Robins is seeking a college student who would like to work with youth on Sunday morning, afternoon/evening and on Wednesday evening. We are seeking a commitment of 10 hours per week, 5 hours working with the youth and 5 hours in planning. If you are in college in the Middle GA area are interested in a paid position working with youth please contact Darrell Vandervort by email, or by cell 478-718-8724. References will be needed.

Lawrenceville First Christian Church - is seeking a Director for Youth and Children Ministries. We have a small dynamic group of youth and children and need someone who would support their spiritual needs and coordinate activities for them. This is a part time position involving approximately 8 - 10 hours a week (mostly on Sundays). For a detailed job description and more information, please contact Pamela Evatt-Machado at or Libby Ballew at

Suggested Weekly Prayers:

Through the week of October 16th

Margaret Hunter, mother of Rev. Sheila Hunter – minister at Watkinsville First, has received her wings in heaven. Mrs. Hunter passed away on September 29th at her home. Services were held at Athens First.

The father of Sandy White, wife of Rev. Jay White – Lawrenceville First, is sitting at the right hand of our Father in heaven. Services have been held and the family is glorifying his name. With this death, the family suffered the loss of Sandy’s uncle the day after her father.

For additional prayer requests, please visit the Prayer Page

Verse of the Day:

Featured Congregation:

First Christian Church of Winder
275 N. Fifth Avenue
Winder, GA 30680-1510
(770) 867-9056

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Christmount College Retreat
October 21-23, 2016

167th Regional Assembly
November 11-12, 2016
FCC Valdosta, GA

Summer Camp
Dates set for 2017

Save the Dates:

Camp Chrisitan GALA
March 4, 2017

Men's Retreat
Camp Christian
Spkr: Rev. Dean Phelps
March 24-25, 2017

Camp Christian Work Days
April 29, 2017
May 6. 2-17

Disciple Men's Rally - North
September 23, 2016

Disciple Men's Rally - South
October 14, 2016


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