Church News
Thursday, July 12, 2007
Grace Baptist to hold VBS
This year, Grace Baptist Church, at 805 Atlanta Rd., Seaford, will hold their Vacation Bible School on July 15-19, from 6 to 9 p.m. each night. Their church will be a stampede of excitement as they visit Avalanche Ranch. It's an exciting program for kids three years through fifth grade. Avalanche Ranch is overflowing with fun.

VBS at Bethel Worship Center
Come join us at Bethel Worship Center for a trip to Avalanche Ranch. Our Vacation Bible School adventure will take place July 16-20 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Ages 4-12 are invited to experience a week of games, singing, crafts, Bible lessons and much more with a graduation party on July 22 at 10:30 a.m. We are located at 937 Ginger Lane, US 13 N., Seaford. Call 628-4240 with questions.

Covered Dish Supper and Karaoke
Join us, on July 21 at 6 p.m., in the Bethel Community House, Oak Grove, for our monthly (3rd Saturday) covered dish supper and evening of karaoke with Jerry Butler. Lot's of fun! Everyone welcome.

"End of the Spear" movie July 21
Christ Lutheran Church will be showing the movie "End of the Spear" (Rated PG-13) on Saturday, July 21, at 7 p.m. This is the story of Nate Saint and four other missionaries who went into the jungles of Ecuador in 1956 to witness the Waodoni tribe. Based on actual events, this movie is a powerful story of sacrificial evangelism, forgiveness, and reconciliation. The church is located at 315 Shipley St., Seaford. All are welcome-no charge.

A-Y-C-E Spaghetti dinner
Centenary UM Church, Poplar & Market Sts., Laurel, will host an a-y-c-e spaghetti dinner on Saturday, July 21 from 4-6:30 p.m. in the dining room. Adults are $5, Children 6 - 12 are $3 and children under six eat for free. Dinner is sponsored by the Promise Keepers and benefits the college scholarship fund.

Southern Gospel Quartet
The Anchormen in concert, Saturday, July 21, 7 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Tabernacle, 337 Tilghman Road, Salisbury. No admission charge - a love offering will be taken. One of Southern Gospel's premier quartets, they will be singing their latest release, "Reach Out To Jesus," plus many old favorites.

Union U.M.C. V.B.S. Aug. 6-10
A Vacation Bible School will be held Aug. 6-10, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Union United Methodist Church, 2 N. Laws St., Bridgeville. For more information, call 337-7409.

Union UMC Summer Events
The Union United Methodist Church in Bridgeville announces upcoming Summer events. Any questions, call 245-4426. Sunday, July 15, at 7 p.m., Community Praise and Worship Night. July 30-Aug. 3 - "Son Seekers" Day Camp for children ages 5-10. Sunday, Aug. 5, at 5:30 p.m., Faith and Family Night. There will be a Shorebirds game, then a concert performed by Higher Ground. Following the concert there will be a Fireworks Extravaganza. Tickets are only $5. For $22 you can meet a member of Higher Ground and enjoy a two-hour all-you-can-eat buffet. $1 from every ticket is donated to the Joseph House. Monday, Aug. 6-10 - At 6 p.m., Vacation Bible School. Sunday, Aug. 12 - At 7 p.m., Community Hymn Sing. Saturday, Aug. 18 - At 7 p.m., Ice Cream Social.

Centenary Church Gospel Café
Centenary UM Church, Poplar & Market Streets, Laurel, is hosting Christian music each Saturday beginning at 6 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall of the church. Bruce & Nancy Willey are presenting live Christian music, fellowship, and refreshments. July guest singers are: July 14: C. Bud Scott and Walkin Talkin, Dawn Hopkins and Don White July 21: Dan Welch, April Rosser, Calvin Hearn and Sam Hearn July 28: "Revived" Centenary Praise Team and Ray and Trevor Marine Every week, Mary Ann Young joins us! Everyone is invited to attend. Come as you are. For more information, contact the Church office at 875-3983 or Bruce Willey at 875-5539.

Mt. Olivet's V.B.S
Mt. Olivet's Vacation Bible School will be held the evenings of July 16-20. This year, the program is Son Force Kids, a week of out-of-this-world adventure. An affordable family meal will be offered each night. Dinner will be at 5:30 p.m. and the Vacation Bible School is from 5:45-8 p.m. Register early by calling 629-4458.

Movie Night
On July 21 at 7 p.m. Christ Lutheran Church will have a movie night. The movie will be End of the Spear, a powerful story of sacrificial evangelism, forgiveness and reconciliation based on actual events.

Wesley U.M.C. VBS
VBS leaders at Wesley United Methodist Church are grabbing their beach gear for a water park adventure you won't want to miss. At Take the Plunge VBS, we're not just slipping and sliding, we're ready to Make a Splash with Jesus! This water park adventure will take place daily from 6:15 to 8:45 p.m., July 30-Aug. 3 at Wesley United Methodist Church on Atlanta Road. Dinner will be provided for a $1 charge beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the community house. Beginning each day at Lifespring Lagoon, our Park Crews will explore Bible stories where Jesus uses the common element of water to teach some uncommon lessons. We will challenge the kids to take the plunge with Jesus by learning to plunge into obedience, worship, courage, faith, and service. We've packed the week full of challenges and excitement, including Bibleland Bay (Bible stories), Oceans of Motion (games), the Snack Shack (snacks), and Craft-Away Cove (crafts). The coolest place to be this summer is in the Son, that's S-O-N! So get ready to twist and turn your way through some whirlwind park adventures as we soak up God's word and Make a Splash with Jesus! Call 628-1615 or 628-0720 to register.

Bethel UMC Charge to hold VBS
Bethel UMC Charge will hold a vacation Bible School on August 6 - 10. It will be held at Mt. Zion UMC on Seaford/Laurel highway. Bethel UMC Charge is composed of Portsville, Mt. Zion and Sailor's Bethel. The theme this year is Avalanche Ranch. For questions, call 875-2713.