Church News
Thursday, March 27, 2014
Lenten worship, fellowship, study All Saints Episcopal Church, 10719 E. Grove St., Delmar is holding special services. Each Wednesday of Lent, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. the church will journey with Jesus through key scriptures and events of Holy Week: April 2, The Last Supper; April 9, The Betrayal, Arrest and Crucifixion of Jesus. Everyone is welcome to come worship at All Saints Episcopal Church during Holy Week: April 13 - Sunday of the Passion, with the Liturgy of the Palms and the Holy Eucharist: 10 a.m. April 18 - Liturgy for Good Friday followed by the Stations of the Cross: noon and 7 p.m. April 20 - Easter Day: The Sunday of the Resurrection, with the Lighting of the Pascal Candle and the Holy Eucharist: 10 a.m.

Lent and Easter Services Union United Methodist Church in Bridgeville invites you to attend Lent and Easter Services: Palm Sunday Service, Sunday, April 13, 10 a.m. - entire music department will perform. No childrens church or Sunday school. A luncheon will be held in the Fellowship Hall after the service. Holy Thursday Service, Thursday, April 17, 7 p.m. - traditional communion will be offered. Good Friday, April 18, noon to 3 p.m. - the church will be open for a time of reflection and prayer. Good Friday Service, 7 p.m. - 7 Last Words of Christ will be read by members of the congregation. Easter Sunday, April 20, 6:30 a.m. - Sunrise Service at the cemetery pond behind the church. Regular service will begin at 9 a.m. and the traditional service at 11. For more information, contact the church office at 337-7409.

Easter services at Concord Church Concord United Methodist Church, 25322 Church Rd., Seaford, invites you to attend their Easter services. A Holy Thursday service will be held at 7 p.m. on April 17 and traditional communion will be offered. Easter Sunday, April 20, will feature a Sunrise service at 6:30 a.m., followed by breakfast in the Community House. Afterwards, the regular worship service will begin at 9, followed by church school. Call 628-8114 for details.

Homemade Easter Eggs Homemade Easter Eggs from Christ Lutheran Church are available for $3.50 each. There are three kinds - peanut butter, butter cream and coconut. To order, call 629-9755 or 629-9751.

Friend Sunday at St. Stephens St. Stephens United Methodist Church, 101 E. State St., Delmar, will have Friend Sunday on March 30. Everyone is welcome. A contemporary praise service will be held at 9 a.m. followed by adult Sunday school classes at 9:30, young adult/children/youth Sunday school at 10 and traditional worship and Kidz Church at 11. There will be a social at noon after church. Enjoy lunch and meet our pastor the Rev. Phyllis Walton and members of our congregation. For more information call 443-614-0935.

Weekly Lenten Fish Dinners Lenten Fish Dinners will be served every Wednesday during the Lenten season in the parish hall of Our Lady of Lourdes Church on Stein Highway in Seaford. Dinner dates are April 2 and 9. Dinner is your choice of baked, breaded flounder or vegetable lasagna. Each entrée includes sides, homemade soup and coleslaw, rolls, drinks, and homemade desserts. Cost is $9 for adults and $5 for children under age 10. Proceeds will benefit the annual scholarship fund.

Services during Lent Seaford Ministerium invites you to attend the following church services during Lent. All services are at noon. Wednesday, April 2 - Mount Olivet UMC - 315 High St., Seaford  Wednesday, April 9 - Our Lady of Lourdes RCC - 532 E. Stein Hwy., Seaford.

Concert tickets on sale Tickets are on sale for the Unspoken Concert at Wyoming United Methodist Church, Dover on Saturday, April 12, at 7 p.m. Unspoken is a multi-cultural band comprised of Chad Mattson (vocalist) and Jon Lowry (bass) who are both from Maine, Mike Gomez (electric guitar) from the Dominican Republic, and Ariel Munoz (drums) who hails from Puerto Rico. The popular Christian bands tour comes on the heels of their top 10 Christian Music hits, Who You Are and Lift My Life Up and in support of the upcoming release of their self-titled new album. General admission tickets are $10 and VIP tickets are $25. For more information, visit or call 302-697-8400.

Soup and Sandwich Luncheon Concord United Methodist Church will host a Soup and Sandwich Luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 5, at the Community House. A variety of homemade soups will be available including chicken noodle, peas and dumplings, lima bean and vegetable beef. Sandwiches include BBQ beef on a bun, chicken salad and grilled cheese. Assorted desserts and beverages will also be for sale. Eat in or carry out. Concord UMC is at 25322 Church Road, just off Concord Road (Route 20) near Seaford. For details call 628-8114.

Easter Passion Drama The Stein Highway Church of God located at 425 E. Stein Hwy., Seaford, will present an Easter Passion Drama, Hope Beyond The Cross, at 7 p.m. on Good Friday, April 18 and 10 a.m. on Easter Sunday. Everyone is invited to attend this free event. For more information, call 629-8583.

Kiwanis Sunrise Easter Service The Delmar Kiwanis Sunrise Easter Service will be held at 7 a.m. on Sunday, April 20, at the Delmar Football Field. In the event of inclement weather, the service will be held in the gym.

UMW hosts Calendar Party Union United Methodist Church in Bridgeville will host a Calendar Party to benefit the United Methodist Women (UMW) and the various mission activities which the UMW support. Twelve tables will be decorated to represent each month of the year, dessert and drinks will be served. The evening features a variety of entertainment including music and a performance by Sticks Youth Ministry, storytelling set to music by members of our youth group. Cost is $5 per person and tickets must be purchased in advance as there is a limit of 96 tickets.

Monthly writers group Have you always wished you could write stories, articles or even a book, but dont know how to begin? Have you drafted manuscripts, but need help getting them published? Whether you are a novice or have achieved success in writing, you are invited to join Kingdom Writers Fellowship. We are a small, warm and welcoming writers group that meets monthly on the third Tuesday evening at Grace Baptist Church in Seaford. For more information, call 858-2239 or 628-4594.