Church News
Thursday, August 12, 2010
Old Christ Church schedule Old Christ Church, an historic church in Laurel, will meet on Sept. 5. Services are open to anyone of any denomination and will include refreshments and tours of the church after each service. The traditional "Blessing of Animals" will be held on Oct. 3 at 3 p.m. A collection will be taken for local animal shelters. November features a Thanksgiving Day Eucharist at 10:30 a.m. followed by Advent lessons and carols with guest concert artists in December. For more information, call 875-3644 or email and

St. Luke's newsletter St. Luke's Episcopal Church offers its newsletter, "Luke's Letter" online and also via email. The newsletter is published approximately once a month and is available online at Join our email list by sending a request to St. Luke's services are Sunday, Holy Eucharist at 9 a.m., and Thursday evenings, Holy Eucharist and Healing at 6 p.m. The Rev. Jeanne Kirby-Coladonato is the rector.

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 (next to KFC). Family oriented Bible lessons for all ages. Sunday worship service is at 12 noon in the same location. Elder Cornell Johnson of Jesus The Christ Apostolic Ministries is Pastor. Call 628-0349 or 302-344-9672 for more information.

New service times Atlanta Road Alliance Church is changing Sunday morning service times effective Sunday, Sept. 5. The new time schedule will be: 8 a.m.Intercessory Prayer; 8:30 a.m.Worship Service/Nursery; 9:45 a.m.Nursery and classes for children, youth and adults; 11 a.m.Worship Service/Nursery/Kids Church (age 4 through grade 4). Atlanta Road Alliance Church is a Christian & Missionary Alliance church located at 22625 Atlanta Road, Seaford. For more information, call 629-5600 or visit

Weekly soup social Free weekly soup social at Christ United Methodist Church, 510 S. Central Ave., Laurel, on Tuesdays at 5 p.m. All are welcome. For more information, call the church office, which is open daily from 9 a.m. to noon, at 875-4233.

Mt. Calvary events Mt. Calvary United Methodist Church located at 28 Church St., Bridgeville, will hold the following events: Saturday, Aug. 14 - 6 p.m. - Gospel Festat Woodbridge High School,

Bridgeville - featuring Earnest Pugh, Powerfied Youth, Sister Keepers Dance Ministry and Grace N Mercy Step Team. Sponsored by God's Leading Hands Ministerium. Cost is $20 for adults, $10 for children ages 12 and under, $30 at the door. Tickets can be purchased at the Mustard Seed in Milford or the Gospel Shop in Salisbury or any member of the Ministerium. For more information, call 443-944-3665. Sunday, Aug. 15 at 4 p.m. - Join us for an afternoon of celebration aswe celebrate our West Indian sisters and brothers.Guest preacher will be the Rev. Lawrence Crawford, Foster Memorial Baptist Church, Philadelphia, Pa. Dinner will be served at 2:30 p.m. The program will be dedicated to the late Brother Philip Davis, who was a West Indian and a member of Mt. Calvary for over 60 years. Join us as we celebrate the West Indian heritage, hear a powerful word from the Lord and enjoy West Indian cuisine. For more information, call 542-5752. Saturday, Aug. 21 - 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. (Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.) - Evangelism workshop with the Rev. Dr. Michael Scott Sr. of Jerusalem Baptist Church, Temperanceville, Va., as guest facilitator. Learn how you can reach out to the unsaved. Registration fee of $5 covers materials and snacks. Registration deadline is Aug. 14.Call 542-5752 for more information. Saturday, Aug. 28 - 6 p.m. - A time to celebrate birthdays andthose who were born the same month. There will be prizes, games and great food. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for ages 5 thru 11, ages four and under are free with a paying adult. Call 337-8350 for more information.

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.

New service time The Lighthouse Church, 27225 Kaye Road, Laurel, is changing their service on Sundays to 1:30 p.m. This new time will accommodate those who can't make it to church for morning services. For more information, call 875-7814.

Mt. Zion hosts ice cream sale Mt. Zion Methodist Church, located on Route 13A between Seaford and Laurel, will be hosting an ice cream sale on Saturday, Aug. 28, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Flavors include vanilla, chocolate, strawberry, banana, pineapple and peach. To pre-order call 875-3055 or 629-7110.