Church News
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Consignment Boutique, Art Gallery The Church Mouse Consignment Boutique and Art Gallery, a mission of Union United Methodist Church in Bridgeville, is now open Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. All proceeds go to Union United Methodist Church. The church is located at 210 Market St., Bridgeville. For more information, call 604-1244 or email

Lightning Strikes concert series The Lightning Strikes concert series, at The Lighthouse Church located at 27225 Kaye Rd., just off Rt. 9, County Seat Highway at Dukes Lumber Road, Laurel, is held every second and fourth Saturday of the month. There is a $4 donation at the door and ages 12 and under are free. Don't forget to ask for a reward card" to save on future admission and shakes. For more information, go to or call 875-7814 or 841-0567.

Writing group Kingdom Writers Fellowship (KWF), a Christian group of aspiring writers, is welcoming new members. If you enjoy writing, desire to improve your writing and would like the encouragement and support of a small group, consider joining KWF. Meetings are held the second Tuesday night of each month at Grace Baptist Church, Atlanta Road, Seaford. Call 628-4594 for more information.

Awana Clubs at Alliance Church Awana Clubs are being held at Atlanta Road Alliance Church on Wednesday evenings from 6:45 to 8:25 p.m. for children in kindergarten through sixth grade. Sparks (K-second grade) ignites the curiosity of early elementary kids to learn about the people and events of the Bible, building a foundation of wisdom for knowing Christ. Call 629-5600 for more information or to obtain a registration form. Atlanta Road Alliance Church is located at 22625 Atlanta Rd., Seaford.

Praise Band wanted A local church in Laurel is looking to start a Praise Band for their 10 a.m. service. If you love God and have musical talent, consider joining us for worship and sharing your talent. Singers, guitars, drums, whatever you can do will be wonderful. We do not have the ability at this time for financial compensation so this will be a volunteer service for now. Contact Julie Lewis of Trinity UMC at 875-4741 for more information.

Mitten Tree at Don's Tree Farm Donations of new hats, scarves, gloves and mittens are needed for a Mitten Tree to help area children. Donations can be dropped off each weekend at Don's Tree Farm, 6396 Hickman Rd., Greenwood. All items will be distributed locally at the Boy & Girls Club and at local schools in association with the Georgetown Presbyterian Church's Tabitha Circle. Call 349-0555 for more information.

Choir presents 'Canticle of Christmas' The Atlanta Road Alliance Church choir, under the direction of Richard Trice, will present Canticle of Christmas" on Friday, Dec. 14, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 16, at 7 p.m.

Canticle of Christmas" is a special blend of familiar carols and newer seasonal songs that take the listener on a journey back to that very first Christmas with the story retold entirely in song. The church is located at 22625 Atlanta Rd., Seaford. For more information, call the church at 629-5600 or visit

Jerry Jones Ministries in concert Jerry Jones Ministries will be in concert on Wednesday, Dec. 19 at the Nanticoke Senior Center Birthday Luncheon/Christmas Concert, 1001 West Locust St., Seaford. For more information, call 302-228-4813, email or visit

Christmas play at Laurel Baptist Laurel Baptist Church will present the Christmas play, One King" at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 16. A Christmas Eve candlelight service will be held at the church at 8 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 24. The church is located at 33056 Bi-State Blvd. Call Shirley at 875-2314 for more information.

'Fit & Fun Fellowship' The Seaford Wesleyan Women meet once a week for a night of Fit & Fun Fellowship." All ladies are welcome to join us as we exercise our bodies and refresh our spirits. There is no charge to attend. For more information, call 629-9859.

'A Peanut's Christmas Revisited' Laurel Wesleyan Children's Choir will present A Peanut's Christmas Revisited" on Sunday, Dec. 16, at 9 and 10:45 a.m. Nursery will be provided. Laurel Wesleyan Church is located mile north of Laurel on Rt. 13A. For more information, call 875-5380 or visit

No Name Band in concert The No Name Band will be at Grace United Methodist Church Hall, Georgetown, at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 14. For more information, contact Everett Warrington at 337-7198.

'The Promised Hope' The Church of God of Prophecy presents, The Promised Hopestarts with a baby's first cry," on Sunday, Dec. 16 at 11 a.m. and Sunday, Dec. 23 at 6 p.m. The church is located at 22699 Bridgeville Hwy., Seaford. Everyone is welcome and there is no charge to attend.

'A Crossroad Family Christmas' Join us for A Crossroad Family Christmas" at Crossroad Community Church, 20684 State Forest Rd., Georgetown (just off 404), at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 22 and Sunday, Dec. 23 at 8, 9:30 and 11 a.m. This is a special Christmas production with the praise teams and friends. Visit with us as we transform the sanctuary into the Crossroads living room. Call 629-0111 for more information.