Church News
Thursday, December 16, 2010
Advent and Christmas worship Union United Methodist Church in Bridgeville will hold the following Advent and Christmas worship opportunities. Dec. 19 - Choir Cantata, 7 p.m. Dec. 24 - Silent Holy Communion, 6 p.m.; Christmas Eve worship, 7 p.m. For more information, call 337-7409.

Christmas House fundraiser The Christmas House Fundraiser at Christ the Cornerstone Community Church in Laurel, will be open through Saturday, Dec. 18. Hours are Thursday and Friday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. There are designer wreaths plus many new items for the season.

Recreational Night at Trinity UMC Trinity UMC near Trap Pond in Laurel will be having Recreational Night (Rec night) every Tuesday when school is in session. These events will start at 6:30 p.m. and end at 8.

St. Luke's Church news St. Luke's Episcopal Church offers its newsletter online and also via email. "Luke's Letter" is published quarterly and will be available online at You can also join the email list if you send 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.

Father Daughter Dance Mt. Olivet UMC Father Daughter Dance tickets are available. The dance will be held Friday, Jan. 28, from 7 to 9:30 p.m., at the Seaford Volunteer Fire Dept. For tickets, which are $7.50 each, contact David and Becky Genshaw at 629-9014.

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. Elder Cornell Johnson, of Jesus The Christ Apostolic Ministries, is pastor. Call 628-0349 or 302-344-9672 for more information.

Bible Study St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Seaford is conducting a Bible Study every Tuesday morning from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the Parish House.

The Brotherhood of St. Andrew The Brotherhood of St. Andrew of St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Seaford meets every Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the Parish House.

They are also studying the booklet, The Story of Scripture. For more information, call St. Luke's church office at 629-7979.

Free weekly soup social A free weekly soup social is held every Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at Christ United Methodist Church, 510 S. Central Ave., Laurel. All are welcome. For more information, call the church office daily, 9 a.m. to noon, at 875-4233.

Christmas Cantata The Atlanta Road Alliance Church choir and children's ensemble, under the direction of Richard Trice, will present "Noel: A Musical Collection of Christmas Moments," on Friday, Dec. 17, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 19, at 7 p.m. Included is a medley of favorite seasonal songs, a breathtaking arrangement of "O Holy Night," and "The Last Noel," a powerful new song that uniquely captures the spiritual message of Christmas. The program is free. The Atlanta Road Alliance Church is located at 22625 Atlanta Rd., Seaford. For more information, call 629-5600 or visit

Laurel Baptist presents concert Laurel Baptist Church will be presenting a Christmas concert, "Hark, The Herald Angel," on Sunday evening, Dec. 19, at 6 p.m. A Christmas Eve Candlelight Service will be held at Laurel Baptist Church beginning at 8 p.m. Come and worship on this very special night. The church is located at 33056 Bi-State Blvd. (west side of Rt. 13A, approx. 2 miles south of town). Any questions, call Shirley at 875-2314.

Musical celebration, communion Seaford Presbyterian Church will hold a musical celebration, "Let there be light!" on Sunday, Dec. 19 at 10 a.m. They will hold a Christmas Eve Candelight and Communion on Dec. 24 at 5 p.m. The church is located at 701 Bridgeville Highway. For more information, call 629-9077.

Christmas at St. Luke's St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Seaford invites everyone to join us for The Christ Mass on Friday, Dec. 24 at 6 p.m. The Christmas Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols will be held at 9 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 26. The Rev. Jeanne Kirby-Coladonato is the Rector.