NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Disciples Women Fall Retreat Registration Deadline Sept 23rd!
This year's DW Fall Retreat is now ready for you! Only $25. Register Now! Click HERE to visit the full event page for more info and to register. Memorial name submission deadline is Sept 19th.
General Church Reconciliation Ministry Series Announcement
Next week on Thursday night (July 30) we will begin a 7-part series sponsored by Reconciliation Ministry and the Office of General Minister and President called “Love is an Action Word.” Click HERE to check out the General News Page for more information, registration and schedule for series and other news bits from the General Church.
Regional Assembly Survey
In March, the Regional Assembly Planning Committee postponed the Regional Assembly until November 13-14th. Given the current circumstances, we are asking you to participate in a region-wide survey regarding the possibility of in-person Regional Assembly. The survey can be filled out from a computer or on a smartphone. Please make sure that you fill out the survey, so that your voice may be heard before decisions are made.
Social Justice Letter Announcement
Click HERE to read the letter sent to Georgia State Leadership regarding the death of Ahmaud Arbery in Brunswick, GA.
Summer Camp goes VIRTUAL! "Chalice Connects - Camp in My Heart" Registration Deadline May 29th at 10:00 AM.
Click HERE to visit the Camp Ministry Page for more information.
Mission Days at Camp Christian are here
Click HERE to visit the Mission Days page to find your opportunity to help support Camp Christian Conference Center during the pandemic. There are service project options as well as fundraisers such as T-Shirt Sales with more updates as they come in!
The virtual 5K raised $5000.00 for Camp Christian!
Regional Assembly Postponed until Nov 13-14th
After careful consideration, the Regional Assembly Planning Team and Regional Staff have elected to reschedule the event. It is our hope and prayer that we are able to convene during a time that it will not put our congregations and clergy at risk. See the informational buttons on the right for more information and resources related to the Covid-19 Coronavirus and the need for virtual services and cancelling of gatherings.
Regional Nominations for Board, Officers now open
The Christian Church in Georgia (DOC) is now accepting nominations for the 2020-2022 term for persons to serve in positions as:
REGIONAL OFFICERS – Serve as non-salaried officers of the Regional Assembly, Regional Board and the Regional Executive Committee (Moderator-Elect, Vice Moderator, Secretary,Treasurer)
GENERAL BOARD MEMBERS – The board supervises the business, program and policies approved by the Regional Assembly
NOMINATING COMMITTEE MEMBERS – Responsible for presenting nominations for all non-salaried officers of the Christian Church in Georgia named in the Constitution
CREDENTIALS COMMITTEE MEMBERS -Responsibility for certifying that voting representatives have been properly accredited at the Regional Assembly and shall declare if a quorum is present at the business sessions during the Regional Assembly
If you would like to nominate someone for one or more of these positions, click HERE to complete the form online.
Important Disciples News Release
Click HERE to view the Disciples News Release including a Message, resource links for coronavirus from NBA, Week of Compassion and Office of the General Minister and President
Center for Lifelong Learning Offerings
HERE are the latest offerings from the Center for Lifelong Learning. Please share with your pastors, leaders, congregations or peers.
AllianceQ Planning Meeting - August 30th
You are warmly invited to a free August 30 planning meeting to coordinate…
October Drive-Thru Pride Parades
LGBTQ+ Alliance and Georgia Disciples of Christ
Warmly Invite You and Yours to a Virtual Gathering on ZOOM
Sunday, August 30, from 4-5 p.m.
All details and free registration for the August 30 gathering at disciplesallianceq.org/Georgia
New Church Launch in Warner Robins - COMING SOON
Table Community Church- one of the new church developments of the Christian Church in Georgia is hitting the ground running in this new year! Check back in February for full media launch so you can follow along this journey.
Job Announcement - Director of Admissions - Lexington Theological Institute
Click HERE for the job description and information on how to apply.
Phillips Seminary Offerings
Click HERE to go to the Clergy News Page for More information.
World Convention Position Opening
Executive Director Position Opening
World Convention is beginning the process of seeking an Executive Director. Under the direction and guidance of our multinational Board of Directors, the person in this position is responsible for the planning, organizing, staffing, funding, motivating, directing, and management of our ministry connecting the Stone-Campbell Movement worldwide and working toward the unity of all Christians. She or he would have access to the current Executive Director in the transition.
Candidates from all streams of the Stone-Campbell Movement (Disciple-Christian-Church of Christ) from any country are encouraged to apply.
For more information, contact Doug Foster, chair of the search committee at firstname.lastname@example.org
Just Women Bible Study
The 2020 Just Women Bible Study “Hope, Healing, and Wholeness,” published by Disciples Women, is available for pre-order now! If you order by Dec. 1, 2019, postage is free. This Bible study includes 8 sessions which will give you new perspectives on biblical stories of healing and new insights for your own life. One of the writers may be familiar to Georgia Disciples - Rev. Dr. Janice Johnson Hume. Order now for only $15 at
2020 RYA Event Recap now available
Click HERE to visit the event registration page for RYA. See videos, photos and more!
Brookhaven Christian Church seeks Senior Pastor
Brookhaven Christian Church is congregation located in Brookhaven GA, just outside of the Atlanta area. The community is rich with diversity, new development, and recreation. They are looking for a senior pastor to provide pastoral leadership and congregational care to lead the church to more relevant and vibrant ministry that matches the growing community. They are a wonderful church.
Looking for an older announcement?
Visit the 2019 archive page HERE.
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News & Announcements updated 07/27/2020.
Community School Supply Giveaway
August 1st, 2020
Contact Rev. Bethany Apelquist at if you would like to volunteer to hand out book bags for the youth and children of Camp Christian neighbors!
Clergy Retreat -
Check back for rescheduled dates
Regional Assembly -
Nov 13-14, 2020
Registration Postponed HERE
Regional Youth Assembly - Feb 21-23, 2020
Event recap HERE
BBQ for Disciples -
August 30, 2020
FCC Atlanta in Tucker
Download Flyer HERE
Upcoming Ordinations & Installations
Ordination of Henry Brewer-Calvert will take place at FCC Decatur on August 29, 2020 at 10:00 AM
Association of Disciples Musicians - July Letter
Click HERE to view the latest Newsletter.