Church News
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Seaford Ecumenical Services Seaford Ecumenical Services - Wednesdays at noon during Lent - Come and prepare for Easter with us! Worship begins at noon, ending at 12:25, lunch goes until 1 (or longer for those who do not need to get back to the office). This is a wonderful time of Lenten worship and fellowship with friends from other churches. Feb. 18 - Ash Wednesday, St. John's UMC, 300 Pine St., Seaford, 629-9466 Feb. 25 - Gethsemane UMC, 2701 Woodland Ferry Rd., Seaford, 629-2862 March 4 - Seaford Presbyterian, 701 Bridgeville Hwy., Seaford, 629-9077 March 11 - St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Front and Poplar St., Seaford, 629-7979 March 18 - Wesley UMC, 22025 Atlanta Rd., Seaford, 542-5774 March 25 - Our Lady of Lourdes RCC, 532 E. Stein Hwy., Seaford, 629-3591

'Journey Through Grief' workshop Union United Methodist Church, Bridgeville, will hold a "Journey Through Grief" workshop sponsored by the church's Caring Congregation Committee on Thursday evening, Feb. 26, in the Fellowship Hall. The event will begin at 5 p.m. with a soup and sandwich dinner followed by the workshop at 5:45. Guest speaker will be Midge DiNatale, B.A., GC-C from Hospice in Milford. The event is free and open to anyone who is struggling or continuing to struggle with the loss of a loved one. Pre-registration is not required but would be appreciated so that planning can be made for meal and materials. For more information or to register, call the church office at 337-7409, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

'Paint it Forward' An Aftershock Mission Trip Fundraiser will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Monday, March 30, at Gethsemane UMC Fellowship Hall in Seaford. Cost is $30 and includes canvas and use of paint and brushes. The painting is called 'Branching Out.' Recommended ages are 10 and up. Register online at

Pay online with registration through PayPal or check/cash by March 16.

Southern Gospel Concert Snethen United Methodist Church in Mardela Springs, Md., will host The Browders, national Southern Gospel recording artists from Hiltons, Va., at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 27. A love offering will be taken and refreshments will follow. All are welcome to attend. For more information, contact Gail Phillips at 846-3641.

Spaghetti Dinner Christ United Methodist Church Youth Group will hold an All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner from 4 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 22. Cost is $10 per ticket.

Events at St. John's UMC The following events will be held at St. John's UMC in Delmar. For more information, call the church office at 846-9501. February (events will be held in Camelot Hall) Tuesday, Feb. 17 - Shrove Tuesday, Pancake Dinner Wednesday, Feb. 18 - Ash Wednesday Service, 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 22 - After Church Social hosted by the trustees, noon (tickets will be sold at the door or call 846-9501.) March Revival Weekend - Saturday, March 7 - 7 p.m. and Sunday, March 8 - 10 a.m. Tupperware Party - Saturday, March 15 - 2 p.m., Camelot Hall Chicken and Crust Dinner - Saturday, March 21, 4-7 p.m., $12 for adults, $6 for kids, ages 3 and under are free Palm Sunday, Sunday, March 29 - After Church Social April Maundy Thursday, April 2 - 7 p.m. Good Friday, April 3 - 7 p.m. Easter Sunday, April 5 After Church Social - Sunday, April 26

Celebration at Christ Church Christ Evangelistic Church, 9802 Camp Rd., Laurel, will celebrate 41 years of service on Sunday, Feb. 15. Evangelist Kenny Large will minister at both the 11 am. and 7 p.m. services. For more information, call 629-3674.