Church News
Thursday, January 17, 2008
Take My Hand Ministry
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.

Celebrate Recovery
Celebrate Recovery, a step program which claims Jesus Christ as its Higher Power, is meeting at St. John's United Methodist Church, Pine and Poplar Streets, on Tuesday evenings from 7-9 p.m. This program is open to all persons who wish to turn over their hurts, habits, and hang-ups to God such that they may be healed. For more information, call Rev. Constance Hastings, 629-9466, or Robert Spadaccini, 841-1720.

Youth Pastor sought
Trinity United Methodist Church, Phillips Hill Road, Laurel, is seeking a part-time Youth Pastor. For further information, contact 302-238-7432.

Centenary Church Gospel Cafe
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.
Jan. 19 - Laura Mitchell, Wayne Dukes, Wayne Porter/C.Bud Scott.
Jan. 26 - Good News Tour, Dawn Hopkins, Don White.
For more info, call Bruce Willey at 875-5539.

Fund Raising Dinner
The Mission of Hope is sponsoring a Fund Raising Dinner and Entertainment program, scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 24. This event is being held at Sam Yoder's Community Building. Directions to this building are printed on the back of the tickets, which will be sent to participants. The goal is to sell tickets for 39 round tables, seating eight persons per table at a reduced cost of $150 per table. Tickets will be selling for $20 each for adults and $5 each for age 12 and under. The dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. with the entertainment beginning about the same time. Make checks payable to Mission of Hope and mail in enclosed self-addressed envelope. Any contributions will be appreciated. RSVP as soon as possible, as these tickets will go quickly. For more information visit or call 629-2559.

Men's Day Service
The men from Faith United Methodist Church, Rehoboth, are starting off the New Year with a Men's Day Service set for Sunday, Jan. 27, 4 p.m. Faith at Belltown (Rt. 9), Lewes-Georgetown Highway) Lewes. The theme for this year's Men's Day Service is 'God Chasers: Ordinary Men with Godly Influences.' The guest preacher will be the Rev. Dr. Michael Thomas Scott, Senior Pastor and teacher. A fellowship dinner will be served immediately following service. Everyone is encouraged and welcome to attend. For more information call the Rev. Thomas Johnson, Pastor of the Lewes Charge at 645-4833, 381-4075; or Diaz J. Bonville at 645-7544, 337-2874.

A Night of Worship
The Bible Center Complex will be hosting 'A Night of Worship' on Saturday, Feb. 2, at the Rt. 9 location. Time is 6 p.m. There will be music, dance and praise, including vendors at the service. For information on the event call Lisa Hinton at 628-3916, Valentine Cottan, 629-4977 or Lily Richards at 628-9125.

Latin Mass Jan. 20
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 Jan. 20. The mass is always a Missa Cantata using traditional Gregorian chant. For further information, call 302-674-5781

Mt. Olivet UMC
Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church presents 'Tell it like it is,' The storytelling of Michael Forestieri. The Rev. Michael Forestieri will be at Mount Olivet on Saturday, Jan. 26, from 9 a.m. until noon to lead us in an interactive, dynamic, and just plain fun 'Storytellers Workshop.' This will be of particular interest to Sunday School teachers and to anyone who is interested in new and creative ways of communicating the stories of God's life-changing word. The workshop will be held in the Fellowship Hall. A free will offering will be taken. Other churches in the community will be invited to attend. For reservations contact Jackie Hashagen, Education Committee chairperson, 629-5733. Macedonia AME Church Macedonia AME Church family will hold its fourth annual Rainbow Rally on Jan. 26, starting at 5 p.m. at the Macedonia AME Church, 431 North St., Seaford. The Rev. Dania R. Griffin, is pastor. Refreshment served. Donation is $10.

Seaford Ministerium
Lenten services sponsored by the Greater Seaford Ministerium will begin on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 6. Services will begin at noon at rotating designated churches and will be followed by a light lunch. The schedule of churches is as follows: Feb. 6 - Seaford Presbyterian Church; Feb. 13 - Christ Lutheran Church; Feb. 20 - Our Lady of Lourdes; Feb. 27 - Atlanta Road Alliance Church; March 5 - Mount Olivet United Methodist Church; March 1- Gethsemane United Methodist Church.

Centenary UMC Shrove Tuesday
Centenary United Methodist Church, located on Poplar and Market streets, Laurel, will hold a pancake supper on Shrove Tuesday, Feb. 5, from 5-7 p.m. All you-can-eat pancakes, sausage and ham. Children under 3 are free; children 3-11 years old, $3; 12 years old and up $5.

7 Up's Worship Service
7 Up's Worship Service on Feb. 9, beginning at 9 a.m. at Macedonia AME Church, 431 North St., Seaford, with the Rev. Dania R. Griffin, Pastor. This special day will hear Morning Glory 7 Dynamic Preachers. A free will offering will be taken.

Latin Mass Feb. 17
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 Feb. 17. The mass is always a Missa Cantata using traditional Gregorian chant. For further information, call 302-674-5781