Church News
Thursday, July 7, 2005
Ministerial Assn. Bible Schools
Woodbridge Ministerial Association announces area Vacation Bible Schools at the following churches. Send your children to each one throughout the summer.
Mt. Calvary U.M. Church - July 2-15, 6-8:30 p.m. - 28 Church St., Bridgeville. Call 337-7090.
Lifeway Church of God - July 17-22, 6:30-9 p.m. - 7046 Seashore Highway, Bridgeville. Call 337-3044.
Union U.M. Church - July 31 to Aug. 4 - 6-8:30 p.m. - 2 N. Laws St., Bridgeville. Call 856-7409. Crossroads Community Church, Aug. 7-10, 6-8:30 p.m. - 18414 Sandhill Road, Georgetown. Call 856-3811.

First Baptist Bible School
The First Baptist Church of Seaford will be having its Annual Vacation Bible School, July 11-15 (Monday-Friday), from 9 a.m.-noon. Children ages 4-12 are invited for an exciting time of Bible stories, crafts, games puppets, snacks, and prizes. Best of all, “Jungle Adventure” can be the start of an exciting journey, discovering God’s love. For further information, call 629-7161.

Alliance Church Bible School
The Atlanta Road Alliance Church in Seaford is offering Vacation Bible School for children age 4 through sixth grade completed, July 25-29, from 9 a.m. to noon. This year’s exciting theme is “Upward Bound.” Student backpackers will “hike” through lots of fun activities as they follow Jesus, the Lead Guide, along the rugged and radical trail to the summit! Registration forms are available in the church foyer or by calling the church at 629-7693. The church is located at 22625 Atlanta Road, 1-1/2 miles north of the intersection of Stein Highway and Atlanta Road. For more information, visit

Christ Lutheran Bible School
Come for a Safari Adventure July 11 -15 at Christ lutheran Church on Shipley Street, Seaford. Children ages 3-12 are invited to attend Vacation Bible School from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. free of charge. Kids will see wild animals and get to hear Bible stories, do fun learning activities, sing, make crafts, play games, eat snacks and more. Each day of attendance, students will be entered in a drawing for a $50 gift certificate to Wal-Mart. To register call Amy Brown at 629-9755.

Praisemen Quartet in concert
The Praisemen Quartet from Maranatha Baptist Bible College in Watertown, Wisc., will present a concert at First Baptist Church, 543 North Bradford St., Seaford, on Friday, July 15, at 7 p.m. The five-member ensemble includes Justin Jones of Ashtabula, Ohio, Daniel Brier of Menomonie Falls, Wisc., Jeremiah Cochran of Cullman, Ala., Isaiah Oetken of Greenville, Mich., and Joshua Ledgerwood, pianist, of Watertown, Wisc. James Solarek of Indianapolis, Ind., will also travel with the group as the speaker. Maranatha Baptist Bible College is a four-year, coeducational institution accredited with the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Founded in 1968 by Dr. B. Myron Cedarholm, Maranatha’s mission is to train men and women for effective gospel ministry and service in local Baptist churches through a higher education program of Biblical, general, and professional studies. The public is cordially invited. For further information, call Pastor Michael Hopkins at 302-629-7161.
Mt. Olivet summer studies
Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church is hosting summer Sunday School and Bible studies this summer, each Sunday through July 24, at 9:45 a.m., in Fellowship Hall. Children, youth and adults will participate in singing, Bible study, crafts and drama. Vacation Bible School, “The Kingdom of the Son” will be offered the week of July 25 to 29 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. All are welcome. Call the church office 629-4458.

Church of Nazarene concert
Nashville’s own gospel group, Ernie Couch & Revival, will be in concert at Seaford Church of the Nazarene, on Sunday, July 10, at 6 p.m. Ernie Couch & Revival are known across the United States and Canada for hand-clapping, toe-tapping, high energy Southern Gospel music. Seaford Church of the Nazarene is located at 520 South Dual Highway in Seaford. (On Rt. 13 South just past the new Royal Farms store.) Admission to the concert is free; there will be a love offering to support the group. For additional information contact the church at 629-3929.

Evangelism classes coming
Evangelism classes start on Saturday, Aug. 6, at 10 a.m. Classes will run on a four-week cycle at the River of Life Christian Center, 17 West Market St., Greenwood. For more information call the church office at 349-9420.

Vacation Bible School
Lifeway Church of God, located on Rt. 404 in Bridgeville will have Vacation Bible School, “Serengeti Trek,” from July 17 to July 21 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. (Formerly the Bridgeville Church of God.) Phone 337-3044 for more information.

Youth Service in Greenwood
A Friday Nite Live Youth Service (ages 13 to young adult) starts on Aug. 5, at 7:30 p.m. at River of Life Christian Center, 17 West Market St., Greenwood. For more information call the church office at 349-9420.

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