Church News
Thursday, April 06, 2017
Holy Week at Seaford Presbyterian Join us for Holy Week at Seaford Presbyterian, 701 Bridgeville Hwy., Seaford. Palm Sunday Worship - April 9, 10 a.m. Maundy Thursday Communion - April 13, 7 p.m. Good Friday - The sanctuary will be open from noon to 3 p.m. Easter Sunday - Brunch at 8:45 a.m., the Celebration of the Resurrection at 10 a.m.

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 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 April - Good Friday, April 14; 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.; Easter Monday, April 18 June - Our Annual Golf Tournament will be held in June. Look for more information soon.

Gospel concerts, Holy Week Join us at Centenary UMC, 200 W. Market St., Laurel, for Sunday Night Gospel Concerts at 6. The following concerts are scheduled: April 9 - Charles Papperella April 16 - Easter Drama April 23 - Phil Davis April 30 - Gods Country Crossroads Also, join us during Holy Week for the following services: Sunday, April 9 - Palm Sunday Service, 10 a.m., followed by an Easter Egg Hunt Thursday, April 13 - Holy Thursday Service, 7 p.m. Friday, April 14 - Good Friday Service - The Laurel Ministerial Association will sponsor a community service at Laurel Nazarene Church on The Seven Last Words of Christ, 7 p.m. Sunday April 16 - Easter Sunrise Service at Janosik Park in Laurel at 6:30 a.m.There will be a free breakfast at Centenary UMC following the service.

Christ Lutheran services The following is the Christ Lutheran Holy Week Schedule: Palm Sunday- contemporary worship, 8:30 a.m., Sunday school, 9:30 a.m., traditional worship, 11 a.m.; Maundy Thursday communion, 7 p.m.; Good Friday- top: the last words of Jesus, 7 p.m.; Easter Sunday- contemporary worship, 8:30 a.m., Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; traditional worship, 11 a.m. (communion at both services). All are welcome.

Easter Services at Mt. Calvary AME Church Mt. Calvary A.M.E. Church, Concord, invites everyone to join us for Easter Services on Sunday, April 16. Sunrise Service will be held at 6 a.m., followed by a continental breakfast. The Morning Worship and Easter Service will begin at 9:30 a.m.

Bar-B-Que chicken dinner at Gethsemane UMC fellowship hall A bar-b-que chicken dinner featuring Emings bar-b-que chicken will be held on Saturday, April 29 from 4-6 .m. at Gethsemane UMC fellowship hall. Lunch will include 1/2 Emings chicken, applesauce, homemade coleslaw, baked beans, roll, desert, and beverage. Advance tickets only, $11. Carry-outs will be available. the dinner is sponsored by the Gethsemane Bible Class. For more information, call 302-629-2862.

Easter services at St. Lukes St. Lukes Episcopal Church, 204 N Front St., Seaford, invites everyone to worship during Holy Week, April 10-16: Maundy Thursday, 7 p.m. Good Friday, 7 p.m. Holy Saturday, 9 a.m. Easter Sunday, 9 a.m. St. Lukes celebrates the Holy Eucharist at 9 a.m. each Sunday. Visit St. Lukes in person, online at or on Facebook.

Lenten services at St. Marys Join us for Lenten services at St. Marys Episcopal Church, Bridgeville. April 9, Palm Sunday - 10:30 a.m. April 13, Maundy Thursday - 6 p.m. April 14, Good Friday - 7 p.m. April 15, Holy Saturday - 7 p.m. April 16, Easter Sunday - 10:30 a.m. For more information, visit, our Facebook page at, or call the church office at 337-8981.

All Saints Palm Sunday and Holy Week All Saints Epicopal Church, located at 100 N. 10th St. in Delmar, welcomes you to join us for our celebrations of Palm Sunday and Holy Week: April 9- Sunday of Passion (Palm Sunday), with the Liturgy of the Palms and the Holy Eucharist, 10 a.m. April 14- Liturgy for Good Friday followed by the Stations of the Cross, noon and 7 p.m. April 16- Easter Day: The Sunday of the Resurrection, Service of Light and the Holy Eucharist, 10 a.m.

Easter events at Gethsamane UMC Come join us for Holy Week and Easter Worship at Gethsemane United Methodist Church, 2701 Woodland Ferry Road (at Reliance) in Seaford. The foliowing events will be as indicated: Holy/Maundy Thursday- April 13, 7 p.m.- Christian Seder Meal Good Friday Service- April 14, 7 p.m. Childrens Easter Egg Hunt and Activities- April 15- 10 a.m.- noon in the Fellowship Hall Easter Sunday Celebrtion (April 16) will begin with a Sunrise Service at 6:30 a.m. followed by a breakfast in the Fellowship Hall. Contemporary Prise Worship service will be held at 8:45 a.m. Gethsemane UMC is located six miles west of Seaford on Woodland Ferry Road. For more information, call the church office at 302-629-2862.

Hope Resurrected Easter Drama Experience the hope of the resurrection this Easter at Laurel Wesleyan Church.Join us Good Friday at 7 p.m. and Easter Sunday at 9 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. Nursery care is provided. For kids pre-k through 3rd grade we will have a separate interactive Easter Experience on Easter Sunday only in Faith Factory Childrens wing. For more information, call 875-5380 or visit and Facebook, Laurel Wesleyan Church.

Revival Celebration is April 1 A Revival Celebration will take place on April 1 at 1 p.m. at the Salvation Armys new location: 22318 Route 13 north in Seaford. Bring a hungry, thirsty and expectant heart. Refreshments will be served. Call 302-262-0481 with any questions.

Annual Easter Egg Drop Central Worship Center, 14545 Sycamore Rd., Laurel, will hold their annual Easter Egg Drop on Saturday, April 15. Activities begin at noon and run until 1:45 p.m. Line up for the egg drop is from 1:45 to 2. Eggs will fall from the sky at 2. For more information, call 875-7995.

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.