Senior Adults

The DBC Senior Adult Ministry exists to encourage and assist Senior Adults to receive Christ, to grow spiritually, to build relationships and to be involved in ministry.

All senior adults are welcome to participate in all our activities - Sunday Morning Bible Study, monthly luncheons, day excursions, Heartstrings Choir, and numerous serving opportunities throughout the year. Come and join us in this vibrant and active ministry.

Young at Heart Luncheon

 

Mickey Gazaway, Georgia Master Gardener

Thursday, April 26

12-2 pm in the Dining Room

Make plans now to see a wonderful horticultural demonstration about warm season container gardening by Mickey Gazaway of Pike Nurseries.You can hear Mickey Saturday mornings on WSB Radio where she does the “Pike’s Pick” part of the Walter Reeves Lawn and Garden Show and sometimes hosts or co-hosts the show. Mickey has a degree in environmental horticulture and has been a Georgia Master Gardener since 1983. She is also a certified arborist and writes a garden column.

Luncheon Menu

BBQ Pulled Pork, Macaroni & Cheese, Baked Beans, Coleslaw, Rolls and Butter, Strawberry Cake

Reservations & Payment

Please call the Church Office (770.280.1200) by 5 pm Monday, April 23 to make your reservation. Cost is $8 per person at the door.

Special Events & Excursions

Please join us at our upcoming events and excursions!

The King Center
  • Tuesday, April 15
  • Meet in the Choir Room at 8:30 am for a devotion before our 9:00 am departure.
  • Your only cost will be the price of your lunch.
  • Space is limited to 30 people.
  • Please call the Church Office (770.280.1200) by Tuesday, April 10 to make your reservation.

We will have the opportunity to see the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site Visitor Center, the International World Peace Rose Garden, Historic Ebenezer Baptist Church (Heritage Sanctuary) and the King Center’s outdoor campus, including the crypt of Dr. and Mrs. King, Eternal Flame, Freedom Walkway and Reflecting Pool. At Freedom Hall, we will see exhibits about Dr. King and will be able to visit the bookstore. Afterwards, we’ll have lunch at a local restaurant before returning to DBC.

Picnic at Morgan Falls
  • Tuesday, May 24
  • Meet in the parking lot by the Choir Room at 10:15 am for a 10:30 am departure. We will return to the church around 2:00 pm.
  • Cost is $15 per person.
  • Space on the buses is limited to 30 people, but you may drive separately and meet us at the park.
  • Reservation with $15 payment is due in the Church Office by Monday, May 21.

Please join us for a wonderful time of relaxation and fellowship as we enjoy delicious food in a beautiful setting overlooking the Chattahoochee River.

Heartstrings Choir

Heartstrings, our senior adult choir, meets at the church for rehearsal on Wednesdays at 10:30 am from September to May. Each year the choir is invited to sing in local churches, nursing homes and for other senior adult groups. The rehearsals provide fellowship time and opportunities for performing.

Naomi Ministry

Sponsored by DBC’s Men’s Fraternity, this homecare ministry provides labor to DBC widows, widowers and elderly.

Services Provided

  • Furniture moving
  • Small fix-it projects
  • Light bulb changing, etc.
  • Clean-up
  • Tax/legal advice
  • Consultation for larger projects

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