Church News
Thursday, May 20, 2010
Free soup and sandwiches New Zion United Methodist Church in Laurel offers free soup and sandwiches every Wednesday from noon to 2 p.m. For more information, contact Pastor Timothy Duffield Sr. at 875-0727.

Weekly Bible Study A weekly Bible study is being held every Wednesday night from 7:15-8:15 p.m. at the Days Inn, Rt. 13 South, Seaford. Family oriented Bible lessons for all ages. Sunday worship service is at 12 noon in the same location. The Pastor is Elder Cornell Johnson of Jesus The Christ Apostolic Ministries. Call 628-0349 or 302-344-9672 for more information.

Homemade ice cream sale Mt. Zion Methodist Church, located on Route 13A between Seaford and Laurel, will host a homemadeice cream sale on Saturday, May 22, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.For pre-orders, call 875-3055 or 629-7110.

Delmar Wesleyan events The gospel group, Sacred Sound, will perform at the 11 a.m. service on Sunday, May 23, at Delmar Wesleyan Church, located at 800 East St. in Delmar, Md.OnSaturday, May 29, the church will hold a Strawberry Festival/Yard Sale from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tables are $10 each. To reserve a table, call the church at 410-896-3600 and leave a message. HOH-DE needs your help In a day where your investments in the stock market can be unpredictable, it is nice to know there is a place where you can give and expect to see growth. At House of Hope Delaware, a faith-based, Christ-centered ministry, we work to change the lives of teens and their families across Delaware and the Eastern Shore. The landscape of our nation is scattered with broken lives shattered by the destructive effects of child abuse, sexual abuse, drug addiction, anger, self-mutilation and more. At HOH-DE, we minister to them and their families every week. To learn more, visit or call 715-5270.

La Red Health Center seminar On Wednesday, June 16, at 11 a.m., Sue Bardsley of La Red Health Center will speak about their "Gatekeeper Program" at Epworth United Methodist Church. This "Lunch and Learn" seminar is free and open to the public. Bring a bag lunch (beverages will be provided). The Gatekeeper Program is a non-traditional, community-based referral source which identifies older adults who may be at risk for depression, substance abuse and other mental health issues. "Gatekeepers" may be employees, businesses or volunteers who, during the course of the day, come in contact with vulnerable older adults in the community and are trained to be observers of behaviors and life

circumstances that may indicate an older person is in need of help. To pre-register, contact Stephanie at 227-7743, ext. 107. Epworth United Methodist Church is located on Holland Glade Road, north of Rehoboth Beach. For more information, visit

Tom Thumb Wedding A Tom Thumb Wedding will be held at 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 22, at the Bridgeville Fire Hall. You do not want to miss this event as young people participate in a mock wedding specifically designed for little people.Proceeds will supporttheBridgeville ChargeCommunity Outreach Ministry Fund. Donations are greatly appreciated.The event is$20 foradults, $10 for ages 5 thru 12, and ages 4 and under are free with a paying adult. Deadline to purchase tickets is May 17. There will be no tickets sold at the door. If you want your child to participate in this mock wedding,want tickets or need more information,call Ginger at 542-5752; Jackie at 337-8306; Stacy at 228-7884; or Rosalie at 381-1151. The Rev. Baron N. Hopkins Sr. is the host pastor.

No Name Band The No Name Band will be at Grace United Methodist Church Hall in Georgetown on Friday, May 21 at 7:30 p.m. For further information, contact Everett Warrington at 337-7198. Annual meeting at St. Luke's The annual meeting of St. Luke's Episcopal Church is Sunday, May 23, after the 9 a.m. Holy Eucharist service. Herb Quick, Peggy Boyd and Tom Lee are nominees for the vestry and will be voted on at the meeting. Brunch will be served before the start of the meeting at which time annual reports will be given. The Rev. Jeanne Kirby-Coladonato will chair the meeting.

Southern Gospel Music Ministry Southern Gospel Music Ministry by Bud Scott of Dover, will minister during morning worship on Sunday, June 6, at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church on Mt. Pleasant Road in Laurel. Everyone is welcome. A free will love offering will be taken. For more information, call 875-1045.

Yard sale for youth group Laurel Church of Christ will hold a Yard Sale on Saturday, May 29 at 7 a.m., to benefit the youth group's trip to the Uplift Youth Rally in Arkansas.

Lay Day at Macedonia Church Macedonia AME Church in Seaford will hold its Annual Lay Day at 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 23. The Rev. Ellis Louden, choir and congregation from Mt. Zion AME Church, Dover, will be the guest speaker.