Church News
Thursday, August 13, 2009
Macedonia A.M.E. Church Summer schedule for Macedonia A.M.E. Church: 9 a.m. church school; 10 a.m. worship service. All denominations welcome. The Rev. Dania R. Griffin is Pastor. Church is located at 431 North St., Seaford. Call 629-3116 for more information.

Anti-Alcohol & Drug tent services Booker Street Church of God, Georgetown, holds 16th annual Anti-Alcohol & Drug tent services, through August 16, at 7 p.m. nightly, and 11:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Sunday. Thursday, Aug. 13 - Bishop Jamie Hazzard, welcome full Gospel Holiness Church; Slaughter Neck, Del. Saturday, Aug. 15 - Annual Community Anti-Drug March & Rally begins 11 a.m.; The Rev. Anthony Cannon, Dominion Church of Delaware, Georgetown. Youth Explosion. The march will begin at 11 a.m. from the grounds of the Booker Street Church of God, located on Booker Street near the Richard Allen School. Participants will carry signs and spread their anti-drug messages through the streets of Georgetown. The march will return to the church grounds, where Fun Day activities will be held from noon to 4 p.m. There will be games, food, a dunking booth, moon bounce, train rides, drill teams, creative dance teams and more. Everlasting Hope Ministries will provide free t-shirts. Sunday, Aug. 16, 11:30 a.m. - Pastor Marvin Morris, Booker Street Church of God, Georgetown. At 5 p.m., Pastor Arlene Taylor, Chosen Generation, Grasonville, Md. Sponsored by the Rev. Tony Neal, Booker Street Church of God, Bishop Marvin Morris, Pastor. For more information, Contact the Rev. Tony Neal at 856-9097 or 854-6692.

Free community luncheon Laurel Baptist Church will be hosting a free community luncheon (hot dogs, corn-on-the-cob, salad & dessert), from noon to 2 p.m., on Saturday, Aug. 15. The church is located at 33056 Bi-State Blvd. (west side of 13A, approximately 2 miles south of town). Any questions, call Shirley at 875-2314.

Benefit Gospel Concert Benefit Gospel Concert for St. George's United Methodist Church, 34894 St. George's Road, Delmar, Del. M.C. and performer, Joe Dawson "Music Ministries," also featuring "God's Country Crossroads," "Good News Tour Ministries," "Crossroad Christian Band" (Contemporary youth group), on Saturday, Aug. 15, from 5 p.m. till 9 p.m. Admission is free - A love offering will be taken. Food and refreshments will be for sale. Bring a lawn chair. For more information call 875-2273 or 875-0449.

Chicken BBQ A chicken BBQ fundraiser will be held on Saturday, Aug. 15 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., on Route 13 north next to Dover Pools, to benefit Mt. Olivet UMC Preschool. For $6, you get a BBQ chicken half, chips, pickle and roll. For more information or to pre-order, call 629-3701. Three day song revival Join us for all or part of our three day 'song revival' featuring Eddie Piper on Sunday, Aug. 16 at 10:45 a.m. and 7 p.m. and at 7 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 17 and 18. In addition to his song ministry spanning a number of years, Eddie hosted a daily local radio broadcast for 13 years and appeared on a weekly television broadcast in central Pennsylvania for many years. Come and join us for what promises to be a ministry that will renew our spirit through song and worship. For more information, call 302-349-4047.

VBS at Christ Church Christ Evangelistic Church will hold Vacation Bible School, Crocodile Dock, Aug. 17-21 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The church is located at 9802 Camp Road in Laurel. Pre-registration is helpful. Transportation is available to some local communities. For more information, call Mrs. Niblett at 875-4299 or the church office at 875-2915 (leave a message for a return call).

Gospel Café The Gospel Café will be at Laurel Baptist Church, Saturday, Aug. 15, at 6 p.m. Singers: All For Him; with their special guest, and The Gospel Café Band. Ice-cream social and other refreshments available for purchase. Any questions, call Bruce or Nancy Willey at 875-5539. Tea Room ministry for women The Mary and Martha Tea Room, a ministry to women by women, will meet on Wednesday, Aug. 19, from 2 to 4 p.m., at 102 Maryland Ave. in Greenwood. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Carol Hopkins of Laurel. Dress is casual and attendees should bring a Bible. This year round program is held on the third Wednesday of each month from 2 to 4 p.m. A freewill offering is taken for the guest speaker and light refreshments are provided. Speakers are anointed women of God from across Delmarva and represent various gifts and traditions. Teaching and ministry is made available to the women in attendance. The Mary and Martha Tea Room is a program offered by Take My Hand Ministry, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and biblically based ministry dedicated to renewing the spark of hope in women. For more information, contact founder and executive director Dr. Michaele Russell at 302-349-4220.

Annual youth conference On Aug. 14-16, All Walks of Life Ministries will host the 4th Annual Youth Conference. There will be guest speakers nightly - Friday at 7:30 p.m. - Prophetess Mamie Bivens; and Saturday at 7 p.m. - Pastor Marquis Ellis at Citadel of Hope in Seaford. On Sunday, Aug. 16 at 11 a.m. Jonathon Tilghman's service will be held at all Walks of Life. For more information, call 875-7772.