Church News
Thursday, August 27, 2015
Fish Dinner on Aug. 28

Sussex Community Gospel Mass Choir will hold a Fish Dinner featuring fried trout, greens, baked beans, macaroni salad and two vegetables on Friday, Aug. 28 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Church of God and Saints of Christ, Seaford. Cost is a donation of $10 per dinner. Orders must be made by Thursday, Aug. 27. Call to make arrangements for deliveries. To order, call Rosemary Martin at 628-4607 or Percell Parker at 422-3739.

Gospel Concert

St. George's United Methodist Church, 34894 St. George Rd., Delmar, will host an outdoor gospel concert - bring your own lawn chair - at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 19. In the event of rain, the concert will be held in the church.
Singers will be Kings Ambassadors, Bay City and Greg and Teresa Watson from Nashville.
Hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, desserts, soda and bottled water will be available for purchase.
Everyone is welcome. Come prepared to receive a blessing.

Gospel music at St. Paul's

On Sunday, Aug. 30, St. Paul's UMC will welcome Greg and Teresa - The Watson's - at the 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. worship services. They will share their unique blend of bluegrass and country gospel singing. A love offering will be taken to benefit their music ministry.
Later that evening, Reunion, a local men's Southern Gospel group, will perform at the 5 p.m. Hymn Sing. A love offering will also be taken to benefit their music ministry.
St. Paul's UMC is located at 32827 Old Stage Rd., Laurel. For more information, call 875-7900.

Gospel music at Park Lane

On Saturday, Sept. 26 at 5 p.m., Park Lane Church of God in Federalsburg, Md. will welcome the following gospel singers: The Joy Boyz, Nashville, Tenn.; Brooklyn All Stars, Brooklyn, N.Y.; Preacher Pap -n- The Gospel Invisibles, Newark, N.J.; Gospel Souls, Federalsburg; Carolyn Veney Spence, Baltimore, Md.; and Gospel Deliverers, Cambridge, Md. Tickets are $25 and $12 for kids ages 12 and under. For ticket information, contact Melvin Robinson at 443-239-1420 or Sister Paris Twyman at 410-754-9135 or 410-463-5783.

Taylor Family in concert

The Taylor Family will be in concert at Delmar Wesleyan Church at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 12. Admission is free but a love offering will be taken. The church is located on 800 E. East St., Delmar, Md. Everyone is welcome.

Labor Day Festival

Delmar First Baptist Church will hold its annual Labor Day gospel singing and antique car show on Monday, Sept. 7 at the church. The car show will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and singing from noon to 3 p.m. under the church pavilion.
Singers will be The Delmarva Ramblers, The Dove Quartet, Phil Davis, The Holley Brothers, Dottie Lynch and Roger Shiles, Frank Silva, Wilson Sturgis, and Warren and Sarah Webster.
Grilled burgers, hot dogs, chips, and sodas will be for sale.

Come join in the fun! Everyone is welcome.

St. Stephens events

Beef and Dumplings Dinner - All you can eat, Sunday, Sept. 13, 12:30-4 p.m., VFW, Delmar, Md. $14 for adults.
Fall Festival - Oct. 17, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Camelot Hall, Delmar. Oyster fritters, homemade ice cream, soup, hot dogs, crafts for sale. Enjoy Kings Ambassadors and the Homeland Singers. Great day of family fun, food and singing.
St. Stephens UMC is located at 101 E. State St., Delmar. For more information, contact the church office at 846-9501.

Yard Sale & BBQ Chicken

Messiah's Vineyard Church Annual Yard Sale & BBQ Chicken will be held at 7 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 12. Gigantic yard sale, BBQ chicken, scrapple sandwiches, lots of food, pumpkins and mums, carnival games for kids, and more. Located in Tyndall's Furniture Plaza in Laurel. For more information, call 875-4646 or visit

Fall Clothing Giveaway

A Fall Clothing Giveaway with free clothing for infants through adults will be held at Laurel Church of Christ from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Aug. 29. Clothing is given to anyone in need and is not to be taken for resale. The church is located at 1010 S. Central Ave. For more information, call 875-7748.

Agape Anniversary Celebration

Agape Temple International Ministries 9th Anniversary Celebration will be held on Saturday, Sept. 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Greenwood. Registration, which is $20, is required. Continental breakfast, lunch and materials included.
Contact Nadine Henry at 398-0678.

Living Proof Simulcast

Union United Methodist, 2 N. Laws St., Bridgeville, is currently the only church on the Delmarva Peninsula hosting this year's Living Proof Simulcast with Beth Moore. The simulcast takes place from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 12. Seating is limited and will fill up quickly.
Call the church office at 337-7409 to reserve your spot. The simulcast, lunch and other activities are included with your ticket purchase.

Rainbows for Children, Griefshare

St. Johns United Methodist Church, 300 Pine St., Seaford, is offering Rainbows for Children, ages 9-14. Parents are invited to join us at the introductory season on Sunday, Sept. 13. Call 245-7012 or 629-9466 to register. St. John's is also offering Griefshare starting Sept. 13 at 4:30 p.m. This 90-minute program is a 13 week support group for people who are grieving the loss of someone close to them.
Since you do not have to attend sessions in order, you are welcome to begin attending Griefshare at any session. Topics include Living with Grief, Journey of Grief, Why, Stuck in Grief and Heaven. For more information, call 245-7012.