Sunday

Living Faith Church's Living Faith Advanced Teaching and Training Center will begin classes on Sunday at the church, 1707 Enterprise Drive, Buford. The first course being offered is "Biblical Counseling," taught by Christian counselor and therapist Dr. Richard Douglas. The cost is $99 per course, plus a $25 registration fee. Call 770-271-9888.

Harmony Baptist Church will host a community concert with Homeland Boys at 6 p.m. Sunday at the church, 2988 North Bogan Road, Buford. Admission is free and a love offering will be taken. Call 770-945-5603.

Mulberry Baptist Church will host a gospel singing with The Temples at 6 p.m. Sunday at the church, 5970 Thompson Mill Road, Hoschton. Call 770-868-0502.

New Christian Center will beginning meeting for Sunday worship services in their new location as of Sunday. The new location is Shiloh High School, 4210 Shiloh Road, Snellville. Sunday worship is held at 10 a.m. and Real Talk Wednesdays is held at 7 p.m. Call 770-985-9892.

Jan. 26

Cornerstone Bible Church will hold the Soul Care Group womens one-day retreat beginning at 8:30 a.m. Jan. 26 at the church, 869 Cole Drive, Lilburn. The retreat will feature five speakers. The program is free, lunch is $10 and reservations are requested. Visit liferenewalday@yahoo.com. RSVP by Jan. 23.

Feb. 5

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Gwinnett will hold an honorary awards banquet at 7 p.m. Feb. 5 at First Baptist Church Snellville, 2400 Main St., Snellville. Individual tickets are $75 and sponsorships are available. Call 770-717-4322 or visit www.fcagwinnett.com.

Feb. 7

Winters Chapel United Methodist Church School will hold a consignment event Feb. 7-9 at the church, 5105 Winters Chapel Road, Dunwoody. The sale will run from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Feb. 7, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 8-9. No children - except newborns in slings - are allowed before noon on Feb. 7, and most items will be marked at half-price on Feb. 9. Call 770-393-3478 or visit www.kidscloset.us.

Feb. 13

Suwanee First United Methodist Church will hold an elderly care support group meeting at 7 p.m. Feb. 13 at 603 Scales Road, Suwanee. The group meets at 7 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month. Call 770-945-8041.

Ongoing events

Free English classes are offered from 10 a.m. to noon and from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on 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 currently seeking fifth- to eighth-grade boy and girls for the JCBC Eagles Competitive Middle School Basketball League. The church is located at 7500 McGinnis Ferry Road in Alpharetta. Contact Tracy Morris at 678-474-4442 or tmorris@jcbc.org.

Johns Creek Baptist Church is offering ballroom dancing lessons and exercise classes. The cost for dancing lessons is $60, and the cost for exercise classes is $15 per month. The church is located at 7500 McGinnis Ferry Road in Alpharetta. The cost is $60. Contact Tracy Morris at 678-474-4442 or tmorris@jcbc.org.

Hebron Church offers free English classes from 10 a.m. to noon and 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the church, 202 Hebron Church Road, building A on the third floor, Dacula. Child care is available and textbooks may be purchased in class. Call 770-962-3671, ext. 285, for English, or ext. 337 for Spanish.

Duluth First United Methodist Church offers a bereavement support group at 7 p.m. on the fourth Monday of every month at the church, 3208 Duluth Highway, room B113, Duluth. Call 770-476-3776, ext. 15.

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 holding worship services 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.

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.

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.

A Celebrate Recovery support group meets from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays at Perimeter Church, 9500 Medlock Bridge Road in Duluth. The Christ-centered, 12-step recovery program is designed for women with chemical addictions or codependency issues and for men with chemical and sexual addictions. Call 678-405-2209.

Club 56, a program for fifth- and sixth-graders at Gracepointe Church of the Nazarene, offers activities to help preteens strengthen their relationship with God. The club offers a Sunday School class from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. every Sunday and "Club 56 Wacky Wednesdays" from 7 to 8:30 p.m. every Wednesday. Call Kellie Johnson at 678-990-3954 or visit www.gracepointe.com.

A Community Bible Study will meet from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays through the rest of the school year at Cornerstone Fellowship Church, 2005 Hurricane Shoals in Dacula. The interdenominational class will study through the book of Romans and also offers children's classes. Registration is $20 for adults and $5 per child. E-mail Leslie Burke at leslie_b@charter.net.

SideBar: If You Go

What: Exploring Aromatherapy class

When: 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday

Where: Cannon Hope House at Cannon United Methodist Church, 2424 Webb Gin House Road, Snellville

Cost: Free

Info: The class will discuss how to use essential oils to help relieve stress and anxiety and promote relaxation. Call 770-736-9765 or e-mail hopehouse@cannonchurch.org.