Sept. 29

Gathering the Harvest Outreach

Sept. 29, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Redemptive Life Christian Fellowship, 406 Pleasant Hill Road, Conyers, the church hosts its second annual "Gathering the Harvest Outreach" -- seminar on credit repair, live gospel music, refreshments, giveaways, health and wellness clinic and much more, 770-922-1234.

Monastery Fall Festival

Sept. 29, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monastery of the Holy Spirit, 2625 Ga. Highway 212, Conyers, the Monastery hosts a Fall Festival -- hay rides, petting zoo, marketplace, organic farm produce, free health screenings, lectures and more, visit: www.trappist.net.

Prayer Breakfast

Sept. 29, 9 a.m., Rock Temple AME Church, 1021 Bryant St., Conyers, the Men of Rock Temple hosts a Prayer Breakfast, Brother Tony McDonald speaking, $5 donation for breakfast, 770-922-5707.

Southern Gospel Concert

Sept. 29, 7 p.m., Porterdale Baptist Church, corner of Broad and Palmetto Street, the church hosts a Southern gospel concert featuring The Down East Boys, 770-786-5885.Ushers WorkshopSept. 29, 9 a.m. to noon, Sims Chapel Baptist Church, 61 Sims Chapel Road, Covington, the Ushers Board Ministry hosts a Ushers Workshop, 770-787-6865.

Sept. 30

Sounds of Hope Concert

Sept. 30, 7 p.m., the Square in Covington, Newton Medical Center hosts a Sounds of Hope Concert -- celebrating breast cancer survivors, free event, (food vendors will be there at 6 p.m.), 770-788-6553.

Concert

Sept. 30, 6 p.m. High Point Baptist Church, 12025 Hwy. 36, Covington, the church hosts a concert featuring Scarlett Temple, 770-786-5985.Gospel SingingSept. 30, 6 p.m., Ebenezer Baptist Church, 3861 Ebenezer Church Road, Social Circle, the church hosts a gospel concert featuring The Common Garments Quartet, 770-267-4025.

Oct. 5

Friday Night Concert

Oct. 5, 7 p.m., United Church and Spiritual Center of Rockdale, 933 Commercial St., Conyers, the church hosts a First Friday Fun Concert featuring Jez Graham and his band, tickets; $10, 770-922-6489.

Oct. 6

Stew Sale and Yard Sale

Oct. 6, Mt. Pleasant UMC, corner of Highway 278 and County Road 229, the Women's Group of the church hosts a yard sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., all proceeds benefit Relay for Life. The United Methodist Men hosts their semi-annual Brunswick stew from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., cost: $8 per quart, carry out only, 770-786-8272.Fall FestivalOct. 6, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Peeks Chapel Baptist Church, 3185 Old Salem Road, Conyers, the church hosts a Fall Festival -- yard sale, children's activities, food and more, free event, 678-342-3620.

Oct. 7

Family and Friends Day

Oct. 7, 11 a.m., Double Spring Baptist Church, 2705 N. Hightower Trail, Conyers, the church hosts its annual Family and Friends Day, 770-922-5791.African Children's Choir

Oct. 7, 6 p.m., High Point Baptist Church, 12025 Hwy. 36, Covington, the church hosts the Ugandan Thunder, an African Children's Choir, performing, 770-786-5985.

Seminar

Oct. 7, 9:15 a.m., 10:30 a.m., and 5 p.m., Grace Baptist Church, 474 Crowell Road, Porterdale, the church hosts a seminar titled "Defending Your Faith", the Rev. Fred Overton speaking, 770-403-9365.

Oct. 13

Steeple Chase

Oct. 13, 8:30 a.m., Covington First United Methodist Church, 1113 Conyers St., Covington FUMC hosts its third annual Steeple Chase 5K and 1 mile Fun Run/Walk, benefits local missions in Newton County and Relay for Life, register at www.covingtonfirst.org. or 770-786-7035.

Gospel Concert

Oct. 13, 4:30 p.m., Old Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 300 Honey Creek Road, Conyers, the church hosts a gospel concert featuring Voice on the Hill, 770-483-8392.

Oct. 14

Men's Day Celebration

Oct. 14, 10 a.m., Rock Temple CME Church, 1021 Bryant St., Conyers, the church hosts a Men's Day Celebration themed "Men on a Mission for Christ, Steadfast in Christ, Solid as a Rock," the Rev. Lee Russell Brown speaking, 770-922-5707.

To submit information, visit our website at www.rockdalecitizen.com, call 770-483-7108, ext. 252, fax the information c/o Julie Wells at 770-483-5797 or email event information to julie.wells@rockdalecitizen.com. Include an event description, sponsor, date, time, place, phone number and contact person.