Today

The Amigos for Christ Music Festival, headlined by Christian rock band Caedmon's Call, will run from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. today at Town Center Park in Suwanee. The free event, a fundraiser for Amigos for Christ, which does missions work in Nicaragua. Call 770-614-9250 or e-mail info@amigosforchrist.org.

Mountain Park United Methodist Church will hold a fall festival from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today at the church, 1405 Rockbridge Road, Stone Mountain. Call 770-921-8512 or visit www.mountainparkumc.net.

Christ the King Lutheran Church will host the Annual Blessing of the Animals service at 10 a.m. today at the church, 5575 Peachtree Parkway in Norcross. Call 770-449-1211, ext. 114.

Christian Directed Singles will attend Oktoberfest at 4 p.m. today at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1826 Killian Hill Road, Lilburn. A shuttle and carpool service will be offered. Contact John at 678-468-2335 or John.Morgan@CHS-Inc.net.

Sunday

Collins Hill Baptist Church will offer "Parenting Your Teenager," a Biblical workshop on parenting, starting Sunday at the church, 1612 Collins Hill Road, Lawrenceville. The video-based series features Drs. Les and Leslie Parrott. Six sessions will run from 5 to 6 p.m. Sundays and 6 to 7 p.m. Mondays. Call Matt at 770-962-0642.

Faith Baptist Church will host a game day on Sunday at the church, 1789 NW Highway 11 in Monroe. Call 770-267-6603.

Duluth First United Methodist Church will offer a Divorce Recovery Workshop at 5 p.m. Sunday and Monday at the church, 3208 Duluth Highway, Duluth. The cost is $20. Call 770-476-3776, ext. 7.

Wednesday

Perfecting Word Deliverance Ministries Inc. will host Appreciation Service 2007 Wednesday through Oct. 14 at 910 Cripple Creek Drive in Lawrenceville. The Rev. Durance Pace will speak at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday. The cost is free. Visit www.perfectingworddeliverance.org.

Oct. 13

Christian Directed Singles will hold a potluck dinner and movie event at 6 p.m. Oct. 13 at a member's house near Beaver Ruin Road in Norcross. Contact John at 678-468-2335 or John.Morgan@CHS-Inc.net.

New Hope Christian Church will hold its 36th annual church barbecue from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 13 at the church, 1982 Old Norcross Road, Lawrenceville. Tickets are $6. The Gwinnett County Health Department will provide flu shots for $20. Call Diana Miller at 770-963-1176.

Oct. 14

Central Baptist Church will host an evening of worship and fellowship at 7 p.m. Oct. 14 at the church, 250 Gwinnett Drive in Lawrenceville. The guest speaker will be Coach Dennis Rolands, Central Gwinnett's new coach. Call 770-963-2244 or e-mail Jonathan Lock at jlock4@bellsouth.net.

Central Baptist Church will present the Pine Ridge Boys Quartet of Mooresville, N.C., at 5 p.m. Oct. 14. The church is located at 785 Main St. in Gainesville. Admission is free. Call 770-534-3528.

Buford Church of God will celebrate its 75th anniversary at 10 a.m. Oct. 14. The church is located at 4800 S. Lee St. in Buford. The anniversary celebration will feature guest speaker Dr. Raymond Culpepper and a musical presentation. Call 770-945-4901, ext. 202.

Oct. 19

Faith Baptist Church will present Judgment House on Oct. 19-28 at the church, 1789 NW Highway 11 in Monroe. Tours begin at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 19 and 26, and at 4 p.m. Oct. 20, 21, 27 and 28. Tours will be offered every 15 minutes, and tickets are $5. Call 770-267-6603.

Summit Baptist Church will offer Omega Trail 2007 from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 19-28. Tickets are $5. The church is located at 3080 Ga. Highway 81 South, Loganville. Call 678-372-3406. E-mail Patty Nash at patty.nash@gasoc.com or visit www.thesummitchurch.com.

Oct. 23

Duluth First United Methodist Church will offer a Ladies Health Night at 6 p.m. Oct. 23 at the church, 3208 Duluth Highway, Duluth. Columnist Shaunti Feldhahn will speak at 7:30 p.m. The cost is $25. Call 770-476-3776, ext. 49.

Oct. 27

Hebron Baptist Church will host a Becoming Soul Mates Marriage Seminar, featuring Dr. Les Parrott, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 27 at the church, 202 Hebron Church Road, Dacula. The cost is $70 per couple, which includes a workbook, audio tape, book and lunch. Call 770-962, 3671, ext. 341, or visit www.hebronchurch.org.

Norcross First Baptist Church will hold Trunk and Treat from 4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 27 at the church, 706 N. Peachtree St., Norcross. Call 770-448-2716 or visit www.norcrossfbc.org.

Oct. 31

First Baptist Church Snellville will hold an event with candy and games from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31 in the church parking lot. The church is located at 2400 Main St. East in Snellville. Costumes are allowed. Call 770-978-5734.

North Metro First Baptist Church will host Fall Festival '07 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 31 at the church, 1026 Old Peachtree Road, Lawrenceville. Admission is free. Visit www.northmetro.net or call 770-995-9055.

Nov. 3

Christ the King Lutheran Church will hold its 21st annual Ol' Fashioned Craft Fair on Nov. 3-4 at the church, 5575 Peachtree Parkway, Norcross. The fair will run from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 3 and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 4. Call Jacki Westpfahl at 770-623-3684 or e-mail fjwest@bellsouth.net.

Yellow River Baptist Church will host a Fall Festival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 3. The church is located at 3650 Five Forks Trickum Road in Lilburn. The festival is open to the public and is free of charge. Call 770-972-5580.

Nov. 11

Congregation Dor Tamid will host the third annual Chanukah Bazaar from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 11 at Wilson Creek Elementary School, 6115 Wilson Road, Duluth. The event is free. Call 770-623-8860.

Ongoing events

Faith Baptist in Monroe offers a women's class based on "A Woman's Heart" by Beth Moore on Wednesday nights at the church, 1789 NW Highway 11 in Monroe. E-mail faith@faithmonroe.org or call 770-267-6603.

The Rev. Willie Davis, pastor of the Tabernacle of Praise, is worshiping at the Extended Stay Deluxe Hotel, 3390 Venture Parkway, Duluth. Services are at 9:30 a.m. Sundays in the hotel meeting room, and Davis also offers a praise and Bible study at 7 p.m. Tuesdays. Call 770-787-3305 or e-mail williedavis@cov.com.

Suwanee First United Methodist Church offers an Inquirer's Class at 9:45 a.m. Sundays through Oct. 21 in the church fellowship hall, 603 Scales Road, Suwanee. Topics will include the history of Suwanee and the church, and denomination beliefs. Call 770-945-8041.

Faith Baptist Church in Monroe offers Awana, a children's ministry program, for children up to fifth grade at 7 p.m. Wednesdays. The church's buses and vans run throughout Monroe. Faith Baptist Church is located at 1789 NW Ga. Highway 11, Monroe. Call 770-267-6603.

Forcefield Youth Ministries holds a Youth Open Mic Cafe at 7 p.m. every Wednesday at Hoschton First Baptist Church's Family Life Center, 99 E. Jefferson St., Hoschton. The events are open to students in grades 7-12. Call 706-654-2938.

Hebron Baptist Church offers Care, Divorce Care for Kids and Grief Support classes at 7 p.m. each Monday at the church, 202 Hebron Church Road, Dacula. Registration is required for Divorce Care for Kids, visit www.churchinitiative.org. Call 770-962-3671, ext. 277, or visit www.hebronchurch.org.

Stonemill Church offers Celebrate Recovery meetings at 7 p.m. Mondays at the church, 855 Northbrook parkway in Suwanee. Child care is available. Call 770-476-1400, ext. 232, or e-mail CR@stonemillchurch.org.

Destiny Church offers His Way 12 Step, a support group that meets from 7 to 9 p.m. every Thursday night at the church, 3015 Pucketts Mill Road, Buford, in the modular to the right. This Christ-centered, 12-step recovery program is open to anyone with addictions or codependency issues. Call 678-482-4960.

Destiny Church offers CRASH, a Wednesday night service for high school and college students, from 7 to 9 p.m. every Wednesday at the church, 3015 Pucketts Mill Road, Buford. Call Pastor Jenny at 678-482-4960 or visit www.4yourdestiny.org.

Destiny Church offers MSM, a program designed for middle-schoolers, from 7 to 9 p.m. every Wednesday at the church, 3015 Pucketts Mill Road, Buford. The program offers activities to help preteens strengthen their relationship with God. Call 678-482-4960 for details.

Duluth First United Methodist Church offers a bereavement support group at 7 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month. The group meets in room B113 at the church, 3208 Duluth Highway, Duluth. Call 770-476-3776.

Hebron Baptist Church will offer Bosom Buddies support groups at 7 p.m. on the second Monday of each month. The church is located 202 Hebron Church Road, Dacula. Classes are for women with all types of cancer, as well as those newly diagnosed, currently undergoing treatment or who are survivors as well as their families, caregivers and friends. Call 770-962-3671 or visit www.hebronchurch.org.

Living Faith Church offers Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Mauy Thai and MMA classes for men and women at 6 p.m. every Monday. The church is located at 1707 Enterprise Drive, Buford. Classes are free. Call 770-402-4860.

St. Mary and St. Martha of Bethany Episcopal Church hosts a monthly cancer support group at 7 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month. The church is located at 3805 Braselton Highway, Buford. Call 770-271-4067.

Freedom Christian Ministry will hold an adult bible study each Tuesday from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. The church is located at 420 Grayson Highway, Lawrenceville. Call 678-376-1983.

Sugarloaf United Methodist Church offers 10 Jazzercize classes per week. Jazzercize combines elements of jazz dance, resistance training, Pilates, yoga and kick boxing. Call 404-983-1602 or visit www.Jazzercise.com.

Level Creek United Methodist Church will host a Cadets 1400 group meeting for second- and third-grade girls at 7 p.m. Mondays. Level Creek United Methodist is located at 4844 Level Creek Road in Suwanee. Call 770-945-0205.

Level Creek United Methodist Church will host Families Anonymous from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays at the church. The church is located at 4844 Suwanee Dam Road in Suwanee. Call 770-945-0205.