Church News
Thursday, March 02, 2017
 
Lenten Mid-Week Noon Services All services are from noon to 12:30 p.m. with a light lunch to follow. An offering for LOVE Inc. will be taken each week. Wednesday, March 8 -St. Lukes Episcopal, North and Front Streets, Seaford, Rev. David Nuss Wednesday, March 15 - Christ Lutheran, 315 N. Shipley St., Seaford, Rev. Marianne Ell Wednesday, March 22 -Mt. Olivet UMC, 315 High St., Seaford, Rev. Laurie Hiller Wednesday, March 29 -Wesley UMC, 22025 Atlanta Rd., Seaford, Rev. Christine Bowden Wednesday, April 5-Our Lady of Lourdes RCC, 532 E. Stein Hwy., Seaford, Rev. Beth Elzey

Community Prayer Breakfast A free Community Prayer Breakfast will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 18, at Church of God and Saints of Christ Church Hall, 10016 Concord Rd., Seaford. Come out and together we will pray for our community. Speaker will be Pastor Helena Bailey of Kingdom Life Family Ministries, Millsboro. For more information or to be on the program, contact Robert Brown at 302-212-9784.

Bethel Worship Center Spring Concert The Bethel Worship Center Spring Concert will be held on Saturday, March 11. Admission is free. Dinner will be served at 4:30 p.m. for a small fee. Enjoy hot dog platters, hamburger platters, desserts and drinks. There will also be raffles, a baked goods auction, door prizes and more. Music will be provided by the BWC Band from 6 to 9 p.m. A love offering will be taken. Checks may be made payable to BWC Building Fund. The church is located at 26648 Sussex Hwy., Seaford.

St. Stephens 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 www.ststephensumc.com or on Facebook at 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 Donations are needed for Operation We Care, which sends supplies to troops overseas. For more information, contact Brenda Morris or visit www.operationwecare.org. Chicken and Crust Dinner - Saturday, March 18, 4-7 p.m. - Join us at Camelot Hall for our Annual Chicken and Crust Dinner. Easter Sunday - Sunday, April 16 - Sunrise Service, 7 a.m.; Praise Service, 9 a.m.; Easter Egg Hunt, 10 a.m., Traditional Service, 11 a.m. Our Annual Golf Tournament will be held in June. Look for more information soon.

Night to Honor Israel Crossroad Community Church in Georgetown will present a Night to Honor Israel on Sunday, March 5, at 7 p.m. Keynote speaker is Dumisani Washington a pastor, composer, author and music teacher in Northern California. Special guests are Rabbi Steven Saks of the Ada Kodesch Shel Emeth Congregation in Wilmington, and Rabbi Larry Kaplan of Temple Israel in Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

Crossroad Community Church is located at 20684 State Forest Rd., Georgetown, just off Rt. 404, west of Georgetown. Washingtons Israel journey began in the early 1990s in a quest to better understand the roots of his Christian faith. The trek became cultural, as he studied the Jewish Diaspora and became intrigued by Israels multi-ethnic identity; and the return of the Diaspora from Ethiopia, India/Burma, Kaifeng and the world. Washingtons first book, Zionism and the Black Church: Why Standing With Israel Will Be a Defining Issue for Christians of Color in the 21st Century, was released September 2014. Washingtons production company (June 25th Music) first album, The Hebrew Project, Vol. 1: From Beyond the Rivers, is a musical-cultural stand with the nation of Israel. Washington is a graduate of the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, and director of The Zion Academy of Music in Stockton, Calif. He is senior pastor of the Congregation of Zion in Stockton.

Griefshare at St. Johns Griefshare will be offered at St. Johns United Methodist Church, 300 N. Pine St., Seaford, starting Sunday, March 5, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in the Wesley Lounge. This is a 13 week nondenominational grief support group. The group will provide ideas on how to move forward through video, workbook and group support. Our first class will discuss Is This Normal. We invite you to join us on the 13 week journey. No cost. No childcare. No children.

Gospel concerts Centenary United Methodist Church located at 200 W. Market Street in Laurel, DE presents Sunday Night Gospel Concerts. Schedule for the month of March will be as follows: Sunday, March 5 at 6 p.m - Kings Ambassadors, Sunday, March 12 at 6 p.m. - Sons of Thunder Sunday, March 19 at 6 p.m. - The Humanaires Sunday, March 26 at 6 p.n. - The Centenarians

Sister to Sister Gathering II to be held at St. Johns UMC The Sister to Sister Gathering II will be held on Saturday, April 29 at St. Johns United Methodist Church at 300 N. Pine Street in Seaford. Check-in will be from 9:30-10:15 a.m. The program will take place from 10:30-11:30 a.m., and a catered luncheon will be served from noon-1:30 p.m. The speaker will be speaker Mrs. Susie Bond, a retreat leader for over 200 retreats for women, couples, and professional groups and Disciple Bible Study facilitator. The theme is Jesus said: I am the Bread of Life- John 6:35. The registration fee is $15, with registration ending April 14 or until 250 maximum seating is reached. For more information, call 302-629-9466. Christ Lutheran Church to sell homemade Easter Eggs Homemade Easter Eggs are available through Christ Lutheran Church: Peanut Butter, Butter Cream, Coconut Cream, also mini eggs. Variety packs are $10, eggs are $3.50 each. Must be ordered by April 5. Call 629-9755 or 629-3106.