A Burning Bowl Ceremony will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Unity Christ Center, 3474 South Scales Road, Suwanee. For more information, call 770-495-0881 or visit

World Life Church hosts its New Years Eve celebration starting at 9 p.m. Wednesday at 900-A Cripple Creek Drive in Lawrenceville. For more information, call 678-377-0074.

Jan. 3

The BJ Chorale presents Amahl and the Night Visitors at 3 p.m. Jan. 3 at the Hudgens Center for the Arts. For more information, call 770-963-4589.

Ongoing events

Bridge the Gap Ministries will host its Monthly Prayer Rally, from 7 to 9 p.m. on the last Thursday of each month. This event will be held at the Gwinnett Justice Center on 75 Langley Drive in Lawrenceville in Conference Room A. For additional information, call David Burgher at 770-601-0265.

Faith Baptist Church is holding adult University of Faith classes Praying for the Prodigal, Raising Children that Know God, Wit and Wisdom, Spiritual Outdoor Adventure, and Discover and Develop your Teaching Skills. Classes are 6:45 to 7:45 p.m. on Wednesdays at the church's location at 1789 Ga. Highway 11 N.W. in Monroe. Call 770-267-6603 for more information.

Lilburn Christian Church, 314 Arcado Road, will open a free coffee drive-through from 6:30 to 8 a.m. every Monday morning.

Sugarloaf United Methodist Church offers 14 Jazzercise classes per week. Call 404-219-1367 or visit

The Bereavement Support Group at Duluth First United Methodist Church will meet at 7 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month. Call 770-476-3776.

Free English classes are offered from 10 a.m. to noon and from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Hebron Church, 202 Hebron Church Road in Dacula. Child care is available. Call 770-962-3671, ext. 285 for English or ext. 337 for Spanish.

Johns Creek Baptist Church is seeking fifth- to eighth-grade boys and girls for the JCBC Eagles Competitive Middle School Basketball League. The church is located at 7500 McGinnis Ferry Road in Alpharetta. Call 678-474-4442 or e-mail

Johns Creek Baptist Church is offering ballroom dancing lessons and exercise classes. The church is located at 7500 McGinnis Ferry Road in Alpharetta. Call 678-474-4442 or e-mail