Church News
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Pancake Supper A pancake supper will be held at Providence United Methodist Church, 24969 Shortly Rd., Georgetown, on Friday, Feb. 15 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Menu includes pancakes, sausage, scrapple, scrambled eggs and fried potatoes plus drinks and desserts. Donations appreciated. Call 302-856-6178 or 302-542-6171 for more information.

Chicken and Dumpling Dinner Weather permitting, the ladies of Woodland United Methodist Church, 5123 Woodland Church Rd., Seaford, will serve a Chicken and Dumpling dinner on Saturday, Feb. 16, at 6 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Cost is $12; children 6-12, $5; 5 and under, free. No carry-outs. For more information, call 302-629-5404 or 302-629-4662.

Events at Mt. Calvary A.M.E. The following events will be held at Mt. Calvary A.M.E. Church in Concord.
  • 100 Men in Black - The Mighty Men of Calvary will celebrate 100 Men in Black at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23. For more information, call 302-629-6880 or 302-629-9722.
  • Sankofa Sunday - Join us as we celebrate Black History Month on Sunday, Feb. 24, at 10 a.m. Be inspired by a message that will spotlight diversity in the Bible. The Rev. Ronald Houston of St. John 2nd Baptist Church, Millsboro, will be the messenger. The Sankofa Dance Troupe of Dover will perform at 3:30 p.m. For more information, call 302-629-6880 or 302-448-6110.

Events at St. Stephens UMC Join us at St. Stephens UMC, 101 E. State St., Delmar, Del., on Sundays - 9 a.m. - Contemporary Praise Service; 10 a.m. - KIDZ & Adult Sunday school classes; 11 a.m. - Traditional Service & KIDZ Church. For more information, contact the church office at 846-9501 or visit or on Facebook at delmarststephens. The following events will be held at Camelot Hall, Delmar. Tuesday, March 5 - Shrove Tuesday, Pancake Supper - 4-7 p.m.; free, donations accepted. Saturday, March 23 - Chicken and Crust Dinner - 4-7 p.m.; carry-out or eat-in; $14 for adults, $6 for kids, free for kids under 3.

Dinner and concert St. Matthews First Baptist Church of Laurel will host a dinner and concert featuring Big Poppa and God's Chosen Ones on Saturday, March 9 at 3:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 ($10 for children under 12). For tickets, contact: Florence Stanley at 302-228-9037, Sue Farlow at 302-236-4893, Moses Stancell at 302-228-8693, or William Farlow at 302-567-8660.

Cub Scouts Breakfast Cub Scouts Pack 90 will hold a breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 16 at Centenary United Methodist Church in Laurel. Breakfast will include all-you-can-eat pancakes, toppings, juice/coffee, and a Valentine's day craft for each paying child. Tickets are $8 per adult and $4 for kids 12 and under. Tickets will be sold until Feb. 13 and are available for pickup on Monday, Feb. 11 from 7-8 p.m. at Centenary Church and Wednesday, Feb. 13 from 6-8 p.m. at the Laurel Library. For tickets, contact Maria Wood at or 302-853-2129 or Jennifer Serviss at or 302-727-8705.

Annual Chicken and Dumplin' dinner

St. John's Mens Methodist Club will hold their annual Chicken and Dumplin' dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 9. Take out will be available at 5:30 p.m. Cost is $8 per adult and $4 per child. For more information, contact St. John's Church, or Dave Baker or Donny Dickerson.

Lenten services Christ Lutheran Church will hold Lenten services at 6:30 p.m. with pot luck dinner prior to the service on the following Wednesdays - March 13, March 20, March 27, April 3, and April 10. April 18 is Maundy Thursday service with communion at noon and in the evening. April 19 is Good Friday service both at noon and in the evening. All are welcome.

Annual Dinner meeting Old Christ Church League, a private non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of Old Christ Church - Broad Creek near Laurel, will host its Annual Dinner meeting on Saturday, Feb. 16 at St. Philip's Church in Laurel. This year's guest speaker is Dr. Susanne Fox, an historian who is conducting extensive research about Old Christ Church, which is almost 250-years-old, for the purpose of preparing a National Historical Landmark nomination. Dr. Fox will share her research with League members and guests in a special presentation titled Ã’Unique and Beautiful Old Christ Church.' Dr. Fox is a retired chair of the history and American studies department at Wesley College in Dover. Social hour is at 6 p.m. followed by dinner at 7 and the program at 8. Tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased by contacting Stacy Northam-Smith at 302-258-7621 or

Tricky Tray Basket Auction St. Bernadette Church, located at 109 Dixon St. in Harrington, will be hosting a Tricky Tray Basket Auction on Saturday, March 9. Doors open at 4 p.m. Tickets are available at the door for a $5 donation of five canned goods. There will be door prizes, raffles and plenty of good food to purchase. For more information, call Patti at 302-284-8695.

Monthly LMA meetings Pastors of the Laurel churches are invited to attend the monthly Laurel Ministerial meetings. Meetings are held the third Wednesday of each month at 9 a.m. at Centenary. For more information, contact Pastor John Rogers at or call 302-236-0467.

What's love got to do with it? What's Love Got To Do With It?' is the question for us at Unity Spiritual Center in Long Neck on Sunday. And it's a good question too. We've miminalized the word 'LOVE'...we use it for everything under the sun. And is that a problem or a blessing? That is one of the questions that will be asked on Sunday at 10 a.m.. Please join the church for this discussion at 98 Rudder Road, Suite 1-A, Millsboro, DE 19966 Unity of Rehoboth Beach is a welcoming congregation, who's Principles follow the Teachings of Jesus, the Christ. It believes that there is only God and only Good because God can and is god and nothing further. And so that makes us inherently GOOD. You can find out more at or or find us on FB. Don't forget Meditation Monday's every week at 6 p.m. - a great way to start the week. Next Game Night is March 8th at 6:30 PM at the Spiritual Center.