I have held many things in my hands, and I have lost them all; but whatever I have placed in God's hands, that I still possess. -  Martin Luther

I have held many things in my hands, and I have lost them all; but whatever I have placed in God's hands, that I still possess. - Martin Luther

Join Us... Let's Praise and Worship our God together.

God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.. -   Psalm 46:1

God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.. - Psalm 46:1

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Welcome to First Moravian Church of Georgia

 

 We invite you join us as we worship, serve and celebrate
 our risen Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. 

 

 
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About

First Moravian Church of Georgia is a diverse community with members from around the world.  We established ourselves in the Smokerise Community formally on March 23, 1975.  Since this time we have been worshipping, serving and celebrating our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.  We invite you to join us for worship at anytime.

 

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Our Church 

Our Mission Statement accurately describes our church. We are indeed a joyful community which is called by Christ Jesus our Lord. We invite you to join us as we worship, serve and celebrate.

Sunday Morning Schedule
Sunday School 10:00 AM

Adult Choir Practice10:00 AM
Worship11:00 AM

Events

The women Fellowship 2018 Bazaar was held on November 3rd. Below is a photo gallery of some photos taken at this event.

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The Lovefeast of the Moravian Church

This is based on the Agape feast and the meals of the early churches described in the Bible in the Acts of the Apostles, which were partaken in unity and love.


Upcoming Event

Saturday June 1, 2019 from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm   We will be having many people coming from far distances for this event for a worthwhile cause. This promises to be a fun filled time for our congregation and visitors.  We look for your support!

Saturday June 1, 2019 from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

We will be having many people coming from far distances for this event for a worthwhile cause. This promises to be a fun filled time for our congregation and visitors. We look for your support!


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Discussion Group

Wednesday Mornings at 11:00 am

We meet every Wednesday to discuss ideas to enrich the faith walk and growth for the members of our Congregation. Please contact Brother McDowell if you have events coming up or information that you wish to have on this website as well as in the monthly Newsletter.


Unity Amidst Diversity

Excerpts from a 2014 presentation to the Northern Province Synod of the Moravian Church in America. The Rev. Dr. Craig D. Atwood, Charles D. Couch Professor of Moravian Theology and Ministry at Moravian Theological Seminary, and Director of the Center for Moravian Studies, describes the Essentials, Ministerial, and Incidentals of our faith which have carried us from the Ancient Unity (1457) and are still relevant for us today.


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Get involved in every area of our Ministry.

Do you care passionately about improving your church leadership and the quality of our ministry. Join in to help in strategies for our church to be more effective, and more innovative through your time and stewardship. We Need YOU!

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Community Outreach

First Moravian church of Georgia serve our community through various community programs such as The Net Food Pantry, The Quinn House, Blankets of Love and the Good Samaritan.


People and Members

Frank Lewis - An Inspiration

Why the AJC Peachtree Road Race means so much to this Moravian seasoned and senior runner.

In light of the challenges Frank faced he almost didn't run his usual annual road race. His wife died six days before this event but through his grief and pain and in in strong faith, he puts his game together one foot in front of the other and finish the race. He is an inspiration for us all. This video tells the story.

Granny's Attic needs your stuff. Look deep in the closets for discards that will be someone else's treasure.

Newsletter


Moravian Daily Text

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The 2019 Moravian Daily Texts have arrived!

Order your copy.

Tuesday, May 21 — Psalm 68:1–6
Proverbs 14; 1 Corinthians 16:1–11

Into your hand I commit my spirit; you have redeemed me, O Lord, faithful God. Psalm 31:5

The law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus has set you free from the law of sin and of death. Romans 8:2

Holy Spirit, whenever we are frustrated or frightened, please enable us to turn control over to you. Thank you for enfolding us, sustaining us, and setting us free. Amen.

Brief History brief the Moravian Daily Text