RICO and Open Mic night

My Father’s House RICO (Random Ingredient Cook Off) is BACK. We will taste the results on Saturday, August 18.

You may choose an appetizer, entree or dessert to prepare at home and bring to our event. You must use ALL THREE ingredients in your dish. You may add as many other ingredients as you wish. There will be first and second place prizes in each category plus one Overall Grand Prize!

Here are your choices:


Bologna, Boiled Egg & Pickled Okra


Chicken (any kind), Yellow Whole Kernel Corn (canned or frozen) & Canned Pumpkin


Cotton Candy, Pineapple (any kind) & Cool Whip (or store brand)


Please have your fully prepared dish on the table by 5:45 PM on Saturday, August 18. Judging begins promptly at 6:00.

PLEASE- affix a label SECURELY to your dish naming the category (appetizer, entree, or dessert). You must use all three ingredients for your chosen course. You may add as many other ingredients as you wish. LEAVE ROOM on the label for us to write the number you are assigned. Judging is anonymous; NO NAMES--please DO NOT put your name on the dish.

And do not forget the extra fun, Open Mic night!  Bring your own music for singing, or an instrument to play or a joke to tell. 


Guyton Christian Church will host a L.I.F.T. session teleconference on Saturday, August 25, from 10am to 3pm in the Christian Center. The session will cover Georgia Regional initiatives to provide training and encouragement to local churches in the areas of Evangelism, Clergy Health, Congregational Health, Outreach/Mission, and Social Concerns. Churches will also be signing up for free subscriptions to RightNow Media, an online resource that has been described as "the Netflix of Christian Bible studies." This subscription gives all church members access to adult and children's programs by dozens of the nation's best-known Christian authors and speakers.

L.I.F.T. stands for Love Everybody; Inspire All Generations; Focus on Jesus Christ; and Transform Communities." Presenters will include Lonnie Graves of the Division of Homeland Ministries Leadership Advisory Team; Kyle Ermoian of The Effective Church Group; and Phillip Bleacher of RightNow Media. Lunch will be provided at a cost of $10 per participant.

We may be hosting leaders from other Disciples of Christ churches in South Georgia. Sunday School teachers and church leaders are especially urged to attend. If you plan to participate, please call the church office.

Covered Dish Luncheon

Bring your favorite dish to share in a Pot-Luck Luncheon following worship services, August 26.  In addition to Pastor Joel's sermon, a special presentation will be made by Randy Dodd and the AOK Bikers Fellowship. Please join us! All are welcome!

Gospel Jam

Musicians, Singers & Everybody Else! Come to our Ole Time GOSPEL JAM. Bring the whole family for an Old-School sing-along. Musicians of ANY skill level welcome! Bring any instrument: guitar, uke, mandolin, OR JUST YOUR VOICE!

Sunday at 6pm, Guyton Christian Church, Christian Center

Seeking Youth Minister

We are looking for a Youth Minister! Established program needs energetic person to serve as our youth's spiritual leader.

Qualifications include:  high moral character; Christian role model; energetic and enthusiastic; good communication skills with youth of all ages utilizing appropriate and available technology; supervision skills; preferably have a seminary degree or college degree with specific training in youth counseling; and be called by God to work in this ministry of Preschool through High School students. 

Position, while full time, is somewhat flexible and we are willing to discuss other employment options or internships. If interested, please submit resume to For information, please call the church office at 912-772-3478 or email us at