Church News
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Services at Old Christ Church Summer services for Old Christ Church, Laurel, will be held at 10 a.m. on the first Sunday of each month through September. The services are conducted according to an historic liturgy, Holy Eucharist, celebrated by the Rev. Howard Backus and sermon. Come as you are and enjoy worship in this church which was built in 1771. For more information, call 875-3644.

Family and Friends Day Help us celebrate Family and Friends Day at Ross Point Freedom Church at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 14. Guest preacher will be the Rev. Dr. Jesse E. C. Abbott and congregation from New Dimensions Ministries, Salisbury, Md. The service will be held in the Church of God and Saints of Christ building located at 10016 Concord Rd., Seaford. Host pastor is the Rev. Shirley M. Caldwell.

Gospel Concert with the Watson's Wesley UMC on Atlanta Road in Seaford will hold a Gospel Concert with Greg and Teresa Watson at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 14. Award winning Gospel singers, Greg and Teresa have held the International Platinum Bluegrass/Gospel artist award since 2007. A love offering will be collected for their ministry which spans around the world. Come and enjoy an afternoon of fellowship and music and show your support for their missions work. For more information, contact Pastor Beth Elzey at 542-5774.

Financial Peace University Imagine what your life would look like if you were completely debt free. Learn how to get debt free with Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University which will be offered at Harvest Christian Church in Seaford. A free preview class will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 16. The first class is Tuesday, Sept. 30. For more information, visit or call Janet Blevins at 629-8722.

Events at St. Stephens Sept. 14 - Beef and Dumpling dinner on Sept. 14 at the VFW in Delmar to benefit Relay for Life. Sept. 21 - National Back to Church Sunday; 9 a.m. - contemporary service, coffee and donuts; 10 a.m. - Sunday school for all ages; 11 a.m. - traditional service, luncheon at noon. Oct. 18 - Fall Festival at Camelot Hall featuring the Homeland Singers.

For more information, call the church office at 846-9501 or visit

Anchormen in concert Union United Methodist Church in Bridgeville will host the Anchormen on Saturday, Aug. 30 at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary. The concert is free and a love offering will be taken. Come and enjoy a great evening of music and fellowship. Everyone is welcome. For more details, call the church office at 337-7409.

GriefShare group at St. John's St. John's United Methodist Church in Seaford is offering GriefShare, a 13 week non-denominational grief support group. GriefShare is a biblical based program for the journey of grief and recovery utilizing video, workbook and group discussion. For more information and to register, call the church office at 629-9466.

Jerry Jones Ministries to perform Jerry Jones Ministries will perform on the following date: Aug. 29 - Homestead Manor, Denton, Md., 1:30 p.m. For more information, call 228-4813.

Events at Union UMC Union United Methodist Church, 2 N. Laws St., Bridgeville, fall schedule will begin on Sunday, Sept. 7, with two worship times: 9 a.m. for contemporary worship and 11 a.m. for traditional service. Children's church starts at 9 a.m. and is open for ages 4 through 5th grade. All Sunday school classes begin at 10 a.m.; classes are held for adults, children and youth. Nursery service is available for both the 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. services. If you do not have a church home or want to visit, God's house is always open. For more information, call the church office at 337-7409.

Monthly writers' group 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.