Church News
Thursday, February 20, 2014
Celebrate Recovery program The Laurel Nazarene Church (across from Gamezone) will start the Celebrate Recovery program on Tuesday nights from 7 to 9 p.m., beginning March 18. Get freedom from your addictions, hurts, hang-ups and habits through this 12 step program. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. for refreshments and fellowship. Childcare is provided. For more information, call the church office at 875-7873.

Hymn Sing at St. Pauls St. Pauls United Methodist Church invites the community to this months Hymn Sing on Sunday, Feb. 23, featuring The Sounds of Joy, a local based group with great harmony and live music. Program begins at 5:15 p.m. A love offering will be taken to benefit the groups music ministry. St. Pauls UMC is located at 32827 Old Stage Rd., Laurel.       

Piano concert at Christ UMC Come hear special piano music by Randy Chang at 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 2, at Christ UMC. The concert is free and everyone is invited to attend. Randy Chang is an accomplished, encouraging pianist by any standards, especially unique by living with Down Syndrome. A special invitation to those individuals interested or affected by Down Syndrome. More information and video clips are available at For more information, contact Christ United Methodist Church, 501 S. Central Ave., Laurel, at 443-859-2334 or

Precious Memories will perform Union United Methodist Church, 2 N. Laws St., Bridgeville, is pleased to have the Precious Memories Gospel Band perform in the sanctuary at 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 1. There is no charge to attend but a love offering will be taken and the proceeds will be divided between the Gospel band and The Pritchett Memorial Fund which benefits the entire music department of UUMC. Please plan on joining us for a great evening of music and fellowship. For questions, contact the church office at 337-7409.

Pancake Supper Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper will be held at Centenary United Methodist Church in Laurel on March 4 from 5 to 7 p.m. All you can eat pancakes, sausage, eggs, scrapple, potatoes, coffee and orange juice. Children under 3 are free, ages 3 to 11 are $3 and ages 12 and up are $7.

Indoor Yard & Craft Sale Christ the Cornerstone Community Church in Laurel will hold its annual indoor yard & craft sale from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 22. Scrapple sandwiches, hot dogs, pulled pork, and peas & dumplings soup will be served. There will also be a baked goods table. For vendor space, call 875-5415. Come, look, eat and fellowship with us.

All-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner Gods Men of Centenary Church are sponsoring an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner to benefit the Youth Group from

4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 22, in the dining room at Centenary United Methodist Church on West Market Street in Laurel. The dinner includes spaghetti, meatballs, meat sauce, marinara sauce, garlic bread, salad, dessert and beverage. Adults are $7, children ages 6 to 12 are $3 and children under six are free.

Pork and Sauerkraut Dinner Bethel United Methodist Church on Neals School Road, Seaford, will hold a Pork and Sauerkraut Dinner from 4 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 22. The dinner will benefit Derek Murphys travel to Spain to play tournament baseball with Americas Team. Cost is a donation of $10 per person. Eat in or carry out. Call 302-337-9316 or 410-754-8681 for tickets or more information.

Mardi Gras Celebration The Knights of Columbus, St. Molua Council #4075 will hold a Mardi Gras Celebration at Our Lady of Lourdes Church Parish Hall in Seaford on Saturday, March 1. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and dinner begins at 6:15. Costumes are optional and DJ Karl will be there. Proceeds benefit the Knights of Columbus charities. Tickets must be purchased by Feb. 24, to assure sufficient food. Cost is $20 per person and no tickets will be sold at the door. Tickets will be sold after Mass by the Knights of Columbus or call Dan Braunstein at 629-7239, Ernie Davis at 875-2895 or the Parish Office at 629-3591.

Join the MOPs group The Laurel Wesleyan Church MOPs group invites all mothers of children from birth through age 5, to join our community of mothers as we learn, have fun, and support one another during this important season of life. Child care is provided. We meet at Laurel Wesleyan Church on the second Wednesday of each month from 10 a.m. to noon and on the fourth Friday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. For more information, call Emma Adams at 381-7376.

Healing Hearts Womens Event Laurel Wesleyan Church will hold a free, special event, Healing Hearts, to help women find freedom through forgiveness. Join us at 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 21, for special music, activities, fellowship, refreshments and more. Laurel Wesleyan is located at 30186 Seaford Rd., a half mile north of Laurel on Alt. 13. Register at or call 875-5380.

Friends Day The Christian Church of Seaford invites everyone to Friends Day at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, March 2. The Zugg Family Singers will lead worship. For everyone who attends the morning service, there will be a free meal that follows. The church is located at 22581 Sussex Hwy., north of Seaford on U.S. 13.