Church News
Thursday, February 28, 2008
 
Homemade Easter eggs
Homemade Easter eggs by Christ Lutheran Church, 315 N. Shipley Street, Seaford. First ever, still the best on the shore. Peanut butter, butter cream and coconut cream. Please order by March 16. Pick up March 19. Cost is $3.00 each. To order please call 629-9751 or 629-9755.

All Saints' Lenten programs
All Saints' Episcopal Church Lenten programs will be held on Wednesdays of Lent. Litany will be at 6:15 p.m., followed by nourishing soup dinner and a short, informal program. Bring a friend and enjoy the fellowship. Program ends at 7:30 p.m. March 5 - "Age of Reason and Piety" AD 1543 to AD 1738. March 12 - "New World Christianity" AD 1492 to AD 1770.

Delaware Pro-Life Convention
The Delaware Pro-Life Coalition will hold its 21st annual convention on Saturday, March 8, at the Holiday Inn Select in Claymont. This day-long event includes five nationally-renowned speakers. The costs for the event are as follows: $45 for learning sessions only; $35 for banquet only; and $70 for learning sessions and banquet. For further information or registration call Joanne Laird at 302-479-5613 or visit www.delawareprolife.org.

Seaford Ministerium services
Lenten services sponsored by the Greater Seaford Ministerium began on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 6, at Seaford Presbyterian Church. Services begin at noon at rotating designated churches and will be followed by a light lunch. March 5 - Mount Olivet United Methodist Church March 12 - Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church.

Gospel Concert
Gospel Concert being held at St. George's United Methodist Church, St. George's Road, South Alt. 13, Laurel, on Sunday, March 2, at 7 p.m. Christian music presented by Don Murray Family. For more information call 875-2273.

'Extreme Makeover'
The Christian Church of Seaford will be the site of an "Extreme Makeover" with Evangelist J.D. Segroves beginning March 2 and continuing through March 5. Renew your spirit and your relationships beginning Sunday at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. and Monday through Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Christian Church of Seaford (Rt 13 North, across from Harley-Davidson).

'100 Youth in Jeans Jammin'
March 8 at 4:30 p.m. there will be a spring fashion show and dinner held at Nanticoke River Yacht Club. Tickets are $25. Sponsored by Macedonia AME Church. For more information please call 629-3116.

Community bible study
Central Worship Center in Laurel will be the meeting place for Bible and brunch, a Saturday morning Bible study to begin March 8 at 9 a.m. This 12-week, video-based study will meet each Saturday morning. If you are feeling disconnected and looking for a place to plug in, this may be just what you have been looking for - regardless of your church affiliation or whether you even go to church, you are invited to come out and join in. Costs for materials are $20. If you are interested, call Ivy at 875-4488, or email at bibleandbrunch@hughes.net. Please RSVP by Feb. 29 so that we can order materials.

Gethsamane concert
Willie Blake Davis, a local gospel rock singer is scheduled to be in concert on Saturday, March 29, at 7 p.m. The award winning vocalist is presented by Ed Shockley and Gethsemane United Methodist Church to promote his original compositions from his new fall album including: "My Way Home" & "He Stands." Passionate, soulful, and full sounding would describe the vocal talent of Willie Blake Davis. Come to Gethsemane United Methodist Church, located five miles west of Seaford, Stein Highway & Woodland Ferry Road and share what proves to be a passionate vocal journey with Willie Blake Davis in concert.

Bethel Worship Center concert
Bethel Worship Center on Rt. 13, in Seaford, is hosting a Southern Gospel Concert on Saturday, March 8, at 6:30 p.m. The featured groups are the O'Day Family, "Revived," Bill Primrose, "Reused." The event is open to the public and all are invited to attend. For more information, contact Norman Oates at 841-9869. Guest preacher Pre-Appreciation Service with guest preacher, the Rev. Peggy Briggs, pastor of John Wesley United Methodist Church, Seaford, will be at the Booker Street Church of God, Georgetown, March 9, at 5 p.m. Pastor is Bishop Marvin Morris. Call 856-9097 or 856-3404, for more information.

Living Easter
Conley's United Methodist Church in Angola will present its inaugural Living Easter. Four Bible stories will be portrayed including events surrounding the death and resurrection of Jesus. The Pageant takes place on March 14, 15, and 16 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Admission and parking is free. Conley's Church will also have a choir concert on Thursday night, March 20 at 5 and 7 p.m. Their Good Friday worship service on March 21 will be from noon to 3 p.m. On March 23, the Easter Sunrise service will take place at the empty tomb of the Living Easter. Regular Easter Sunday services will be at the church at 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. The Living Easter is located at 33104 Jolyns Way off Camp Arrowhead Road, a half-mile from Peddler's Village shopping center on Rt. 24. Follow the signs from Route 24. Conley's Church is located at 22150 Robinsonville Road, one-half mile from the Angola traffic light on Rt. 24. The Angola traffic light is five miles west of Rt. 1 and three and a half miles east of Long Neck Road. The church's phone number is 945-1881.

Youth Conference
Metro-Maryland Youth For Christ invites high school students and their youth leaders to head down to the ocean with 4,000 other teens for Youth For Christ's Impact 2008: Roadtrip Youth Conference, March 28-30, at the Ocean City Convention Center in Ocean City, Md. Impact 2008 is $80 per person and does not include hotel accommodations. For more information, call 877-896-3802, or visit www.mmyfc.org.

Pastor's Appreciation Week
Booker Street Church of God will hold "2008 Pastor's Appreciation Week" from Tuesday, April 8 through Sunday, April 13. On Tuesday, April 8 at 7 p.m.: Evangelist Frank Gibbs, Calvary Pentecostal Church, Bishopville, Md. Wednesday, April 9, at 7 p.m.: Pastor Helena Bailey, New Life Family Ministry, Millsboro. Thursday, April 10, at 7 p.m.: Bishop Roland Mifflin, Power & Love Outreach Ministry, Dagsboro. Friday, April 11, 2008, at 7 p.m.: the Rev. Calvin Abbott, Lighthouse Church of God, East New Market, Md. Sunday, April 13, 5 p.m. Bishop Zannie McNeil, Capitol Church of God, District Heights, Md. Host Pastor: Bishop Marvin Morris, Booker Street Church of God, P.O. Box 131, Georgetown, DE 19947. For more information, call 302-856-9097.

Revival services
Revival Services are scheduled for March 16-19 at Laurel Baptist Church, beginning at 7 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend. The church is located on the west side of 13A, approximately 2 miles south of town. Any questions, call Shirley at 875-2314.

Got life questions?
Laurel Wesleyan Church invites you to a comical life changing play "A Rock & A Hard Place." Join us Thursday, March 20, at 7 p.m., or Friday, March 21, at 7 p.m. and find out the answer to life. Light refreshments and nursery will be provided. Laurel Wesleyan Church is located 1/2 mile north of Laurel on Alt. 13. Admission is free. For more information call 875-5380.

Easter Musical
The choir of the Atlanta Road Alliance Church will present an Easter musical entitled "Known by the Scars: By His Stripes We are Healed" on Thursday, March 20, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, March 23, at 11 a.m. The Atlanta Road Alliance Church is located at 22625 Atlanta Road in Seaford, approximately 1-1/2 miles north of Stein Highway (Rt. 20). For more information, contact the church at 629-5600. This event is free!

'Make a Joyful Noise'
The Second Generation Community Chorus (SGCC) of Federalsburg, Md., will be at Booker Street Church of God, Georgetown, on Saturday, March 29, at 6:30 p.m., to make a Joyful Noise unto The Lord. Sponsored by Sister Peggy Trott. Call 856-9097 or 856-3404, for more information.

Indoor yard sale benefit
Bethel United Methodist Church is now accepting reservations for tables at an indoor yard sale from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Saturday, April 12. Crafters and those who would like to sell items may rent tables for $20 per table. The yard sale is a benefit for the Johnson family of Harbeson, that lost their home to a fire. In addition to the parents, there are four children, a newborn, 3-year-old, 18-year-old and 19-year-old. The church is trying to help the family with expenses. Donations of items to be sold at the indoor yard sale may be dropped off at the church Friday, April 11. To make a tax-deductible donation, write a check to Bethel U.M. Church, and write "James Johnson/Jean Eley family" in the memo line. Mail checks or gift cards to Bethel U.M. Church, Fourth and Market streets., Lewes, DE 19958. To reserve a table, call Tonya at 542-2386.

'Next Generation Power Force'
Master's Commission of Viriginia is coming to Central Worship Center in Laurel on March 2 at 10:30 a.m. Everyone is invited. For more information call 875-7995. The church is located at 14511 Sycamore Road.

Ladies night
Fridy, Feb. 29 at 7 p.m. is Ladies Night at the Father's House, behind Plaza Tapatia Restaurant in Seaford. Call 629-2282 for more information.