Church News
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Salvation Army offers new program The Salvation Army Sussex Chapel has begun a new program this year, Music & Moore for area second and third graders. The goal of the program is to help improve reading skills through Mission: Literacy, a Christian based reading program designed to reinforce reading skills learned at school. The program meets Wednesdays after school from 3:45 to 6 p.m. at the Salvation Army on 23431 Sussex Hwy. For details, contact Lt. Aida L. Manso-Roln at 628-2020.

Christian Movie Night Christian Movie Night at Laurel Baptist Church will be held the last Friday of the month at 7 p.m. Nursery and refreshments will be provided. For more information, contact Pastor Steve and Brenda Booth at 381-1850.

Fit & Fun Fellowship' The Seaford Wesleyan Women meet once a week for a free night of "Fit & Fun Fellowship." All ladies are welcome to join us as we exercise our bodies and refresh our spirits. For details call 629-9859.

Bus trip to Women of Faith Gethsemane United Methodist Church will host a bus trip to Women of Faith in Philadelphia, Pa., on Sept. 6-7. Trip includes hotel, bus and event. For information, email or call 302-236-4069.

Spring Concert at Old Christ Church Old Christ Church League cordially invites you to a spring concert at Old Christ Church, Laurel, at 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 19. The Ensemble of the Southern Delaware Choral Society will perform under the direction of Ann Freeman. The concert will include Everett Hart, harmonica player; Hannah Goebel, pianist; the Freeman family singers: Richard, Ann and Charlotte; and Caitlin Wasson, singer. Refreshments will be served. Admission is free, and a free will offering will be taken for the restoration and preservation of Old Christ Church.

Summer Service Schedule Old Christ Church, Laurel will be open for regular Sunday services on the first Sunday of each month, June through September. The services, Holy Eucharist and Sermon, will take place at 10 a.m. on the following dates: Sunday, June 2; Sunday, July 7; Sunday, Aug. 4; and Sunday, Sept. 1.

Chicken & dumplings dinner Concord United Methodist Church will hold a dinner on Saturday, May 18, from 5 to 6:30 p.m., at the Community House. The menu includes chicken and dumplings, hand-mashed potatoes and gravy, homemade dressing and cole slaw, green beans, peas and carrots, rolls, beverages and assorted desserts. Cost is $10 per person. The church is located at 25322 Church Rd. Call 628-8114 for directions or questions.

Anniversary celebration Ross Point Freedom Church in Seaford will celebrate the Rev. Shirley M. Caldwell's anniversary at 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 19. Guest preacher will be Bishop Weldon Johnson and his congregation from New Life Ministries in Cambridge, Md. .

Hymn Sing at St. Paul's St. Paul's United Methodist Church invites the community to join us for a night of music at 6 p.m. on Sunday, May 19. This month's Hymn Sing features the Country Gospel music of Jerry Jones Ministries (Jerry and Jeannie Jones) from Harrington. Come hear their testimony and be blessed. A love offering will be taken. For details, visit their website,

Gospel Music Jamboree An Outdoor Gospel Music Jamboree will be held at Laurel Baptist Church on Saturday, June 1 beginning at 1 p.m. Bring your own chair or blanket. Free food hot dogs and hamburgers. Any questions, call Sam at 302-684-5853.