Church News
Thursday, July 07, 2016
VBS at Gethsemane UMC Gethsemane United Methodist Church, 2701 Woodland Ferry Rd., near Seaford, will offer Surf Shack Vacation Bible School from 6-8 p.m. on July 18-21, for kids who will by 3 by Aug. 31 and not in diapers, through kids who will be entering 5th grade in the fall. Kids will have fun as they explore the Bible, sing songs, play games, and do crafts while acquiring a deeper understanding about God's amazing love and power. Early registration is encouraged. For more information or to register your child, visit

Meet missionaries at ice cream social Nazarene Church in Seaford will hold an ice cream social on Monday, July 11 at 7 p.m. Come meet Links missionaries Ted and Sarah Voight. After working in full-time ministry in the U.S. for several years, Ted and Sarah were called to live and work in Wicklow, Ireland.

VBS at St. Paul's UMC St. Paul's UMC, 37827 Old Stage Rd., Laurel, will have Vacation Bible School on Aug. 1-5 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. This year's theme is Deep Sea Discovery. The church will serve a light dinner from 5:45-6:15 p.m. VBS is open for ages pre-k through youth. Pre-registration is recommended. Any questions, call 875-2713 and ask for Miss Bee.

VBS at Wesley UMC Wesley United Methodist Church, 22025 Atlanta Rd., Seaford, will hold Vacation Bible School on Aug. 1-5 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. for children in kindergarten through fifth grade. Children will learn about spiritual armor and how to become a mighty warrior for God. There will be arts & crafts, snacks, games, Bible stories, music, and more. To register, call BJ Ellis at 228-9326 or Pastor Beth at 542-5774.

Mt Hermon UM craft show/yard sale Join the Mt. Hermon United Methodist Church 34929 Columbia Road Delmar, Del. (seven miles west of Old Mill Crab House) on Saturday, July 9, from 8 a.m.-noon for a craft show/yard sale. There will be vendors offering children's books, jewelry, skin care, women accessories, home d├ęcor, kitchen items, baked goods and more. Rain date is July 16.

St. Stephens UMC events Join us for the following events at St. Stephens UMC, 101 E. State St., Delmar. For more information about any of the events below, contact the church office at 846-9501 or visit or on Facebook @ delmarststephens. Sunday services - Join us on Sundays - 9 a.m. - Contemporary Praise Service; 10 a.m. - KIDZ & Adult Sunday school classes; 11 a.m. - Traditional Service & KIDZ Church VBS - Vacation Bible School will be held July 10-15. Chicken Salad Sale to benefit Relay for Life - Wednesday, July 20, Camelot Hall. $12/quart; $7/pint.

Pre-orders are strongly encouraged by July 10. Later orders will be put on a waiting list. For orders, call Peggy Moore at 846-3901. Fundraiser for our Youth at St. Stephens - Tuesday, Aug. 23 - Delmar Pizza, 5-9 p.m. Donations are needed for Operation We Care, which sends supplies to troops overseas. For more information, contact Brenda Morris or visit

VBS at Union UMC Union United Methodist Church, 2 N. Laws St., Bridgeville, will hold Vacation Bible School, "Egypt", on Aug. 1-5 from 9 a.m. to noon. Kids ages four through 10 are invited to participate in Bible-learning activities, sing songs, play teamwork-building games, dig into yummy treats, and experience one-of-a-kind Bible adventures. Kids will also learn to look for evidence of God all around them. There is no charge to participate. For more information, contact the church office at 337-7409.

Bethel UMC of Oak Grove VBS Bethel UMC of Oak Grove, located west of Seaford at 2381 Neal's School Rd., will hold Vacation Bible School on July 25-29 from 6-7:30 p.m. for kids in kindergarten through eighth grade. The children will learn about the Lord's Prayer through Bible stories, music, crafts, games and snacks. For more information and to register, call 629-6126.

Victory Junction on July 9 Joe Dawson Music Ministry will host Victory Junction, an evening of fun, fellowship and gospel music, at Long Neck United Methodist Church, 32051 Long Neck Rd., Millsboro, on Saturday, July 9 from 6-8:30 p.m. Scheduled guest singers include Amy Stark, Bill Primrose and Joe Dawson. Everyone is welcome.

Itzell Family in concert The Itzell Family will sing at Delmar Wesleyan Church at 6 p.m. on Sunday, July 10. A love offering will be taken. The church is located at 800 E. East St. Delmar, Md.

VBS at Centenary UMC Centenary United Methodist Church, Market & Poplar Sts., Laurel, will hold Good News Vacation Bible School on July 11-15 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. for ages Pre-K through fifth grade. There will be a light meal, games, life changing stories, action songs and prizes. Pre-register by calling 875-3983.

VBS at First Baptist First Baptist Church of Seaford, 543 N. Bradford St., Seaford, invites young people, ages four to 15, to our Cow-a-Bunga Farm, "Growin' With Our Faithful God," VBS, July 25-29, 9 a.m. to noon. Register online at