Church News
Thursday, September 13, 2007
Wesley U.M.C. Fun Day
Wesley United Methodist Church (corner of Atlanta Road and Wesley Church Road) presents their third annual Fun- Day, Saturday, Sept. 15, 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. Awesome oyster sandwiches, homemade ice cream, funnel cakes and more. Lots of games and fun for the kids, including pony rides, dunking booth, and much more. There will also be a silent auction items in the community house. Items such as: Crock-Pot BBQ Pit, hand-made items, and more. Join us for the fun.

Mission of Hope
The Mission of Hope in Seaford provides rehabilitation, education and housing for men who are homeless. The Mission is looking for a volunteer with "program development" or fund-raising experience. If you have such a background, or know a possible candidate, please contact the Mission at 629-2559, or you can e-mail the Mission at, or write to Seaford Mission, PO Box 1271, Seaford, DE 19973.

Take My Hand Ministry meeting
The Mary and Martha Tea Room, a program of Take My Hand Ministry, Inc., meets on the third Wednesday of every month from 2-4 p.m. at 102 Maryland Ave. in Greenwood. A light lunch is served, and a guest speaker teaches and ministers. This is a women's ministry.

Take My Hand Ministry luau
Join the Board of Directors of Take My Hand Ministry, Inc. for a night of good food, fun, and fellowship while benefiting the ministry. The festivities begin at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 15, at Haven Lake in Milford. There will be a live band, The Movies, as well as live and silent auctions, door prizes, and a hula contest. Tickets are now on sale for $40 per person and $75 per couple. Contact person for tickets is: Dr. Michaele S. Russell at 302-349-4220. You may also send checks or money orders for tickets to: Take My Hand Ministry, Inc., PO Box 900, Greenwood, DE 19950.

F.I.S.H. Ministry sign-up
Centenary United Methodist Church is beginning a new ministry for children Pre-K through 4th grade. The purpose is to provide fun lessons and activities that will help in building a strong biblical foundation in the young child. The first meeting will be Sept. 20, from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Please call Blair Hall at 875-8106 by Sept. 10, to sign up or get more information.

Seaford Nazarene hosts concert
Seaford Church of the Nazarene invites you to a concert of southern gospel music by the Wilson's on Saturday, Sept 15, at 7 p.m. The Wilson's are a full time singing ministry and have a beautiful sound and spirit. You will be blessed! No charge for admission. Refreshments are available after the concert on a donation basis to help a local family in need. Seaford Nazarene Church is located at 520 South Dual Highway (Rt. 13 South next to the Guide) in Seaford. Call 629-3929 or 302-381-6514 for more info.

Victory Tabernacle 'Revival Time'
Revivalist Rick J. Lairsey of Easton, Maryland will be the guest speaker at Victory Tabernacle Church of God in Laurel for "It's Revival Time" revival services, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 30 and 7 p.m., Monday through Wednesday, Oct. 1-3. The Rev. Lairsey has ministered extensively throughout the United States over the past six years. He is presently serving as Regional Evangelist for the Delmarva-DC region of the Church of God (Cleveland, Tenn.) Victory Tabernacle is located on Alt.13 between Laurel and Blades at 28261 Seaford Road. Call 877-0443 for more information.

Latin Mass Sept. 16
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 will be celebrated on Sept. 16. The mass is always a Missa Cantata using traditional Gregorian chant. For further information, call 302-674-5781.

Chiz Rider in Concert
Laurel Wesleyan Church will be hosting Chiz Rider in concert on Sunday, Sept. 16, at 9 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. Rider is an extremely talented trumpet player. His "high tech, high-energy, high-God" concerts are bold when it comes to his faith. Admission is free; however a love offering will be taken. Laurel Wesleyan Church is located 1/2 mile north of Laurel on Alt. 13. Nursery care will be provided. For more information call the office at 875-5380

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. September Guest Singers: Sept. 15, "Revived", C. Bud Scott, Joe Dawson; Sept. 22, "Sounds of Joy", Todd & Diane Crofford, Frank Silva; Sept. 29, "Two Mile Road", Joe LeCates and the Bethel Worship Center Praise Band.

Donations needed
The Seaford Community Food Closet, which is housed at St. John's United Methodist Church, is requesting donations. Specifically, the following items are needed: children's juice boxes, bottled juices, canned fruit, powdered milk, canned meats, and Jello. Donations may be dropped off at St. John's Church office, located on Pine St., Seaford, from 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., Tuesdays through Thursdays. To volunteer or for more information, call St. John's at 629-9466.

Crossroads Vocal Band
A traditional and Contemporary Quartet will be performing Sunday, Sept. 23rd at 6 p.m. at Union United Methodist Church in Bridgeville. Lyle Hamilton and the band are all from Greenwood. Everyone is welcome so come on out and be blessed!

Yom Kippur Dinner
Salisbury University commemorates Yom Kippur with a special dinner featuring traditional Jewish cuisine 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, in the Bistro of the Commons. The menu includes rosemary rib roast, roast chicken with herbs, potato salad with roasted salmon, mashed Yukon gold potatoes with roasted garlic, challah stuffing, roasted root vegetables, challah bread, Jewish apple cake, and poached pears and rasberries. Cost is $9.68, $5.95 for children 6-12, free for children 5 and under (tax not included). For more information call 410-677-4685 or visit the SU website at