Some Basic Things to Know About Chattahoochee Friends :
· We are a worship group meeting in the manner of Conservative Friends, waiting in silence to hear the voice of God both individually, and especially during our First-day meetings together, as a group. We are under the care of Rockingham Monthly Meeting in Harrisonburg VA (Ohio Yearly Meeting Conservative)
· When Friends are moved to speak, they rise and speak to the gathered group as led by the Spirit. Anyone in attendance may speak if led to do so. We only ask that all be led by the Spirit as to whether a particular message is for the individual alone at that moment, or is indeed for the ears of the entire group of Friends. Spanish interpretation is available.
· We believe that everyone has the Light of God available to them (John 1:9). Therefore, we share in responsibility and insight. In addition to the “vocal ministry” mentioned above, someone may also feel especially led to share a scripture verse, or even a song, but our meeting for worship is not planned or programmed in advance. Worship ends with the shaking of hands, followed by announcements and social time.
· Dress is casual. A few of us even occasionally can be found using the plain dress attire of the more traditional Friends in certain other areas of the country.
have traditionally been involved earnestly in social service programs and
causes, and community improvement projects. It is our hope to become a useful and
integral part of our communities here in
Please worship with us at 10am on First Day (Sunday) at 5855 Jimmy Carter Blvd., Suite 170 Norcross, GA, 30071.
For more information, call Scott at 770-315-9478.