Church Events
Thursday, February 1st, 2001
Football player to speak
Pro-football hall of famer Lenny Moore will speak at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Delaware's third annual prayer breakfast at the Western Sussex Boys and Girls Club, Seaford, Saturday, Feb. 3, 8 a.m. During his career with the Baltimore Colts, Moore scored 113 touchdowns and amassed 12,451 combined net yards, 5,174 yards rushing. He was enshrined in the Hall of Fame in 1975. Also speaking will be disc jockey Jimmy Hoppa of CAT Country radio. Maggie Johnson, who has been active nationally as a promoter of sexual abstinence among young people, will perform. The breakfast is a part of the annual Boys and Girls Clubs of Delaware Festival for Youth, which raises money for youth programming. Tickets are $15 for adults and $7 for children 12 and under. For information call 628-3789.

Church to present cantata
The choir of Grace Baptist Church, Seaford, will present "Jesus is Coming Again" Sunday, Feb. 4, 7 p.m. Pianist Jane Locke will accompany the singers and the presentation will include solos by Lilburn Norton, Henry Tifft, Barbara Burket, Jim Burket and Karen Kittila. The choir is directed by Jim Burket.

Grammy nominee to perform
Gospel Music's 2000 Soloist of the Year, Kirk Talley, will be at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, Laurel, Sunday, Feb. 11, for a 6:30 p.m. concert. The concert is free but tickets are required. Talley has been singing for more than 20 years. He started singing gospel music professionally after graduating from high school. While with the Cathedral Quartet, he penned his first number-one song, "Step Into The Water." Several years later, the Cathedrals went number one with Talley's song, "Wedding Music." In 1982, Talley and his brother Roger formed "The Talleys," along with Roger's wife, Debra. In the final years of The Talleys, Talley wrote "He Is Here," which received the 1992 Dove Award for song of the year and was nominated for a Grammy. The Talleys disbanded in 1993 and Talley went out on his own. Also on the program will be the Lights of Home. For details, call 875-0764.

Gospel concert planned
A gospel concert, "The Crossing," will be Sunday, Feb. 4, 11 a.m., at the Delmar Church of God of Prophecy, US 13, between Delmar and Laurel.

The Seaford Wesleyan Church, The Ark, will hold a memorial service for Carl Rosenthal Sunday, Feb. 4, at 2 p.m. Rosenthal was an active member of many local Seaford community and veteran organizations.

Woodland to host concert
Jeff and Sue Duffield, along with Wendi Watson Miller, will perform at Woodland United Methodist Church on Sunday, Feb. 4 at 7 p.m. Jeff and Sue Duffield have traveled across the United States and Canada and Sue Duffield wrote the award-winning song, "The Other Side." Miller toured the Untied States, Canada, Central America, South Africa and Europe as a member of a Christian Crusade team. For details, call 875-9124.

Kids support group to start
Rainbows, a free support program for children and families who have had loss and change in family structure, begins Thursday, Feb. 8, 7 to 8 p.m. at St. John's United Methodist Church, Pine and Poplar streets, Seaford. An optional support group for parents, grandparents and other care givers is provided at the same time. Call 629-9466, to register or for details.

Moore to address Jericho
Jericho Fellowship International will welcome Helen Lucia Moore as speaker Feb. 13, 7 p.m. at Mt. Olivet Church, High Street, Seaford. For details, call 629-5654 or visit the website at

Family to present concert
Laurel Wesleyan Church will present a concert by the Phil Collingsworth Family from Cincinnati, Ohio, Sunday, Feb. 11, 10:30 a.m. at Laurel High School. For details, call 875-5380.

Church to hold revival
Bethany Church-Lowes Crossroads will hold a winter revival Feb. 2, 3 and 4, 7 p.m. Speakers will be the Rev. Wilford Oney, C.H. Fogge AME Church; the Rev. Bill Johnson, New Zion U.M. Church; the Rev. Facius Alfreide, First Haitian Baptist Church; the Rev. Lem Hudson, Bethany Church. Members of the churches will provide music.

Visit Harvest Christian Church   or   Laurel Weslyan Church