Nothing is more influential in shaping and molding our world than a yielded vessel to carry the message of Christ’s hope and deliverance for all. These attributes are found in Pastor/Evangelist Anthony W. Gilyard. He has been chosen to usher in a dynamic and powerful move of God. Like Nehemiah, he is not afraid of the assignment God has put in his hands to accomplish. His burning vision to see the lives of all mankind transformed by the revelation of God’s word is evident in his commitment to ministry and his lifestyle of holiness.
Seven years after traveling as a full time Evangelist, God compelled him to step into a new dimension of service to the office of Pastor. In November 2002, he obeyed the voice of God and established Bethlehem-Judah Christian Fellowship also known as “the House of Bread and Praise”. Our objective is to become a spiritual entry point for God and the Angelic hosts to reach the Northeast corridor of America.
Bishop Gilyard is no stranger to the LIFE Church. Join us this Sunday, June 30th at 10am and 6pm as we experience the ministry of Bishop Anthony Gilyard. You don't want to miss this powerful worship encounter.
LIFE Welcomes New Online Pastor, Marc Coley.
For the last few months, LIFE's Online Team has been working to create a unique user experience for our online audience.
Looking for church but something different? Like streaming but NEED more? We gotcha'! Go register to become an online member NOW! We are waiting for you! #FutureFoward
Become an LOL member here: http://bit.ly/JoinLifeOnline
60th Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard Tournament
Where: Robin Lake at Callaway Gardens
When: May 24-26
Cost: $15-$70 (discounted prices for military personnel)
Details: For this annual competition, athletes perform stunts and flips in the water along with other activities at Callaway Gardens including movies, fireworks, and live music on the beach.
Atlanta Memorial Day 5K Classic
Where: Woodruff Park
When: May 27, check-in at 7 a.m., race at 8 a.m.
Cost: $35 for 5K, $15 for kid dashes
Details: With the start and finish line on Edgewood Drive, runners set the pace as they commemorate the fallen soldiers who lost their lives in battle. The Soldiers Final Mile is a race tradition encouraging runners to remember these men and women during the last mile of the race.
Kiss 104.1 Flashback Series
Where: Mable House Barnes Amphitheatre
When: May 25 and 26
Details: For this two part Memorial Day weekend music festival in Mableton, concertgoers are in for a night of throwback jams from artists including Zapp, The S.O.S Band, and Morris Day and The Time with special guest Sheila E. Starting at 3 p.m. Bring your coolers and electric grills for a tailgate before the live music begins.
Atlanta Jazz Festival
Where: Piedmont Park
When: May 25 and 26
Details: Lizz Wright, Kandace Springs, and Lady Antebellum’s Jason “Slim” Gambill are three of the dozens that will lead the city’s soulful weekend in the park. The festival’s new Vegan Lounge will offer health food options provided by Slutty Vegan and Local Green Atlanta. Saturday night, this year’s Late Night Jazz Jam will be at Park Tavern with performances from Lil John Roberts and The Senators.
Atlanta Caribbean Carnival
Where: Central Park and Murphy Park Fairground
When: May 24-27
Details: J’ouvert will kick off the weekend at Murphy Park Fairgrounds with a parade the following Saturday morning. Expect festivities celebrating Caribbean culture with music, food, and dancing through Sunday, ending with a Murphy Park breakfast on Monday.
Decatur Arts Festival
Where: Downtown Decatur
When: May 24-26
Details: With multiple events including the festival’s Artwalk, Decatur LOL comedy shows, and storytelling series Unity in the Community, downtown Decatur will be a family-friendly destination with live music, dance, and a market featuring work from more than 150 artists. Don’t miss the Kids Art Festival or book sale in support of Decatur Library.
Where: Paradise Garden in Summerville
When: May 25-26
Cost: $5, children under 12 free
Details: Celebrating the late Howard Finster, over 65 musicians and artists will display their works. In addition to food and live music, there will be an art exhibit featuring Mary Pousner, a discussion with artist Peter Loose, and book signing with author and journalist Jim Auchmutey. Pups with a leash are welcome.
Alpharetta Arts Streetfest
Where: Village Green in downtown Alpharetta
When: May 25-27
Details: Rain or shine, the three-day event will display work from over 90 artists across the nation along with kid-friendly activities and food from local restaurants.
OTHER FUN EVENTS
77th Yaarab Shrine Circus and Fair
Where: Jim R. Miller Park
When: Until May 27
Details: The “world’s largest shrine circus” takes over Marietta’s Jim R. Miller Park with more than 40 carnival rides, 26 circus performances, magic tricks, along with tasty food and treats to enjoy the festivities. New this year is Johnny Rockett’s Cycle Circus Live, a FMX freestyle entertainment show where performers and athletes wow the crowd with BMX bikes, snowmobiles, and the ball of steel. Stick around Saturday evening and watch the night sky light up during the fireworks show. Veterans receive free admission on Memorial Day.
Where: Georgia World Congress Center
When: May 23-26
Details: The once humble anime convention morphed into a massive celebrationof more than 30,000 sharing their love for anime, comics, and gaming. Attendees can sit in on panels, watch screenings, and game, of course. Don’t miss after-hours cosplay MomoCon Night ($31) at the Georgia Aquarium on Friday, with special access to the Ocean Ballroom for attendees 21 and older.
Brew at The Zoo
Where: Zoo Atlanta
When: May 25, 5:30-9:30 p.m.
Cost: $65, VIP $135
Details: This adults-only event features, live music, more 70 selections of cold brews and wine, and of course, access to the Zoo’s animal attractions. Proceeds from ticket sales will protect animals and their habitats, locally and at large.
Georgia Renaissance Festival
Where: 905 Virlyn B. Smith Road in Fairburn
When: Through June 2
Cost: $24 for adults, $12 for children, free for kids 5 and younger
Details: Back for its 34th year, the 16th-century British festival has several new additions, including a pub crawl ($35), fairy tea party ($15), and African dances performed by Giwayen Mata. The grounds will be open on Monday (in addition to the usual Saturday and Sunday) especially for the holiday, and Military personnel receive free admission this weekend along with discounted tickets ($8) for up to four family members. In partnership with LifeSouth Community Blood Bank, civilians have the opportunity to donate at LifeSouth’s bloodmobile in exchange for free admission to enter the village.
This past weekend, we let our hair down for an evening of gospel jazz. The event was filled with laughs, spoken word, soulful live music and great food. The evening was organized and hosted by the New Member Orientation team. The band rocked the house to the melodious sounds of great music. Those in attendance had the opportunity to sign up to hit the mic. Attendees sang, recited poetry and so much more. It was an awesome encounter full of faith and fun. At LIFE Church, we do so much more than church... we do LIFE!! Let's do LIFE together!!
The Merged College and Young Adult Ministry of LIFE Church is excited to announce the 2019 Summer Splash Trip destination: Phenix City, AL. The young adults of LIFE Church will be loading up the bus for white water rafting on Saturday, June 22nd at 8:30am.
IMPORTANT DETAILS: A mandatory informational will be held on Sunday, June 2nd immediately following the 10am service in the main sanctuary. During this session, details will be disseminated concerning travel, registration price details, road rules and other pertinent information. For more details, contact D. Denard Jones or any of the Merged Team.
What is Summer Splash?
Summer Splash is a time when the young adults embark upon a time of team building, fellowship, fun and excitement. What better way to do this than to jump in a little water. White water rafting is a great way to do all of this!
These presenters will be discussing areas such as securing finances, the buying process step by step, credit repair and so much more. As with every Lunch and Learn, this seminar is FREE to the public, and your free registration includes Lunch.
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