Church News
Thursday, November 16, 2006
Organ Recital at St. Luke's
On Sunday, Nov. 19, at 4 p.m. there will be an organ recital at St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Seaford. The recital is sponsored by the Southern Delaware Chapter of the American Guild of Organists and will feature local organists. The performance is open to the public and light refreshments will be served in the Parish hall following the performance. St. Luke's church is located at Front and King streets in Seaford.

Latin Mass November 19
A Latin mass according to the Missal of 1962 is celebrated on the third Sunday of every month at 3 p.m. at Holy Cross Church in Dover. The mass will be celebrated on Nov. 19. The mass is always a Missa Cantata using traditional Gregorian chant. For further information, call 302-674-5781.

Children's Christmas Musical
The children of Laurel Wesleyan Church will be performing a heavenly Christmas musical, "Fear Not Factor," on Saturday, Dec. 2, at 6 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 3 at 9 and 11 a.m., at Laurel Wesleyan church, located 1/2 mile north of Laurel on Rt. 13A. Nursery will be provided. For more information call 875-5380.

Precious Memories Gospel Band
On Sunday, Nov. 19, The Precious Memories Gospel Band will be in concert during the 10-11 a.m. worship hour at the Melson United Methodist Church. The church is located on Melson Church Road, off of Line Road East of Delmar. A love offering will be accepted.

No Name Band performs
The No Name Band will be at Grace United Methodist Church Hall, Georgetown, on Friday, Nov. 17, at 7:30 p.m. For further information, contact Everett Warrington, 337-7198.

Thanksgiving Food Giveaway
African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church (formerly C.H. Foggie AME Zion Church). Come as you are, leave Liberated in Christ. Thanksgiving Food Giveaway. Come and join us during the Sunday morning Worship Service at 11 a.m., Nov. 19. Free non-perishable items such as soup, beverages, chips, crackers, gravy packets, cranberry sauce, etc. will be distributed during the morning worship service. Pastor R.J. Chandler Sr., B. Arch., M.Div.

Centenary Church Gospel Café
Centenary United Methodist Church, Poplar and Market streets, Laurel, is hosting a Christian music hour each Saturday, 6-7:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall of the church. Bruce and Nancy Willey are presenting live Christian music, fellowship, and refreshments. Each week Mary Ann Young sings your Gospel favorite. November guest singers are:
Nov. 11: Bill Primrose, Bob and Cheryl Jones and Todd McMasters.
Nov. 18: Joe Dawson.
Nov. 25: Hannah Smith, Abundant Joy.
Everyone is invited to attend. Come as you are. For more information, contact the church office at 875-3983, or Bruce Willey at 875-5539.

Thanksgiving Eve service
A Thanksgiving Eve service sponsored by the Greater Seaford Ministerium will be held at St. John's United Methodist Church, Pine and Poplar Streets, Seaford, at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 22. The Rev. Ed Laremore of Atlanta Road Alliance Church will be bringing the message, and St. John's Sanctuary Choir will present a ministry of music. The community is invited to bring their "first fruits" in the form of canned goods for the Seaford Community Food Closet and/or side dishes, breads, or desserts in disposable dishes for the community Thanksgiving Day dinner sponsored by Evergreen United Methodist Church. An offering will be taken to benefit the Seaford Mission.

Free Community dinner
A free, community Thanksgiving dinner sponsored by Evergreen United Methodist Church will be Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23, 1 p.m., at St. John's United Methodist Church, Pine and Poplar streets, Seaford. Turkey, ham, stuffing and mashed potatoes will be provided, and the community is invited to bring their "First fruits" by donating side dishes, breads and desserts in disposable dishes. Donated food can be delivered to St. John's Church during the Thanksgiving Eve service, or on Thanksgiving Day from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Volunteers are also invited to help cook, set-up, serve, and clean up from 1-4 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 22, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Thanksgiving day. Call the Rev. Sharon Graves, 629-7472, or the Rev. Constance Hastings, 629-9466.

Church of God Concert
Jerry Jones will present a Christmas Concert at Stein Highway Church of God, 500 Arch St., Seaford, Friday evening, Dec. 8, at 7 p.m. He will share in word and song with Traditional Christmas music, Country Gospel Music, and Contemporary Gospel Music. All are invited. A love offering will be accepted. For more information call 302-629-9689 or 302-629-8583.

Community Thanksgiving dinner
Centenary United Methodist Church, Laurel, will be serving a community Thanksgiving dinner on Sunday, Nov. 19, starting at 4 p.m. All are welcome to come join us.

Gospel Concert and Dinner
Jerry Jones, The Lights of Home, and Hannah Smith will be at Concord United Methodist Church on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2 p.m. There will be a spaghetti dinner at the Community Hall following the concert at 4 p.m. Cost is $8 each.

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