to Sight & Sound theater is planned
Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, Laurel, is sponsoring a trip
to "The Miracle of Christmas Show" at the Sight and Sound Theater
in Lancaster, Pa. on Saturday, Dec. 18.
The cost of $71 includes transportation by Savages' bus service, buffet
meal, ticket to the show, shopping stop at Rockvale Mall and a short
tour of holiday lighting in Lancaster.
For more information and reservations, call 302-846-2694.
Women's association plans celebration
The Seaford Presbyterian Women's Association is holding a Christmas
celebration, "The Birth of Christ in Scripture and Carol," on Sunday,
Dec. 12, at 3 p.m.
All women are invited.
Toiletries will be collected for local shelters. The church is located
on Bridgeville Road.
Jericho to present weight loss expert
Jericho International will present weight loss program instructor
Donna Lucia Downs Tuesday, Dec. 14, 7 p.m. at Mt. Olivet Church, Seaford.
Downs, Centreville, Md., is an instructor with Weigh Down, a Christian-based
program which helps people lose weight.
Recently, Downs, who lost 95 pounds through the program, and her husband
Tom, who lost 75 pounds, appeared on television.
Downs will sing two songs from her new CD, "Remnant," accompanied
by the music group "Myrrh."
For more information call 302-629-5654.
Service will remember deceased children
Peninsula Regional Medical Center and the Bereavement Services Team
will hold a candle lighting memorial service to remember babies who
have died. The service will be Tuesday, Dec. 14, at Saint John's United
Methodist Church in Fruitland, Md., at 7 p.m.
Deceased babies, including those who were miscarried or stillborn,
will be remembered.
The medical center's acting director of pastoral care, the Rev. Ike
Ledger, and the Rev. Gertrude Brown of the Sharptown Charge will officiate
at the memorial service.
A reception in the church hall will follow.
A candle will be lit in the memory of each child.
For more information or for reservations, call (410) 543-7039.
John's choirs to sing music of the season
The choirs of St. John's United Methodist Church of Seaford will present
their annual concert of Christmas music at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec.
12, in the church sanctuary.
A selection of music ranging from traditional carols to contemporary
anthems will be performed.
The choirs of St. John's, including the sanctuary (adult) choir, the
handbell choir, and the newly formed wind ensemble are under the direction
of David R. Miller.
Ralph Holland will provide the organ accompaniment.
Admission is free. St. John's is located on the corner of Pine and
Poplar streets in downtown Seaford.
Alliance Church to present cantata
The Christmas cantata, "From Heaven's Throne," will be presented by
the choir of the Atlanta Road Alliance Church on Friday, Dec. 17,
at 7:30 p.m. and on Sunday, Dec. 19, at 7 p.m. The choir is under
the direction of Richard Trice.
An organ prelude featuring organist Kevin Chamberlain will begin a
half-hour before the cantata.
The church is located on Atlanta Road, Seaford, 1.5 miles north of
the Nylon Capital Shopping Plaza.
For further information call 629-7693.
Jericho conference set for March 2000
Jericho Fellowship International's Association of Vineyard Churches
East Coast Women's Conference will be held March 23 through 25 in
Ocean City, Md. Conference speakers and workshop teachers from Maine
to California will be attending. The worship leader is coming from
London and her worship team is coming from North Carolina.
Jericho founder Helen Lucia Moore will be speaking the morning of
For more information about registration and suggested hotels call
the Jericho office at 629-5654.
Church to celebrate traditional mass
A Latin mass according to the Missal of 1962 is celebrated on the
third Sunday of every month at 3 p.m. at Holy Cross Church in Dover.
The mass is always a Missa Cantata using traditional Gregorian chant.
For further information, call 302-674-5905 or 302-629-8863.