Church News
Thursday, April 12, 2007
Grace UMC hosts No Name Band
The No Name Band will be at Grace United Methodist Church Hall, Georgetown, on Friday, April 13 at 7:30 p.m. For further information, contact Everett Warrington at 302-337-7198.

St. Luke's yard sale April 14
St. Luke's Episcopal Church will sponsor the first in a series of yard sales to benefit the church. The first sale is Saturday, April 14, at 35 Read St., Martin Farms in Seaford. Many great items will be for sale.

Centenary Church Dinner April 14
Centenary UM Church, Poplar and Market streets, Laurel, will host an all you can eat chicken/dumpling dinner on Saturday, April 14th, 4-7 p.m. Cost is adults, $8; children, $4; (under six years of age are free). The dinner is sponsored by the United Methodist Women.

Latin Mass April 15
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 April 15. The mass is always a Missa Cantata using traditional Gregorian chant. For further information, call 302-674-5781.

Spring Sing April 15
Seaford Church of Christ, 20989 Sussex Highway, will have a Spring Sing Sunday, April 15, at 2:30 p.m. Light refreshments to follow. For more information, call 629-6206.

Portsville UMC hosts "Revived"
Portsville United Methodist Church, Dogwood Lane and Portsville Road, Laurel, is hosting the southern gospel music group, "Revived," Sunday evening, April 15, at 7 p.m. This group consists of four men with Norman Oats, lead singer. All are welcome.

Native American Ministry Sunday
On Sunday, April 15 at 4 p.m., Mt. Calvary United Methodist Church, 28 Church St., Bridgeville, will be observing Native American Ministry Sunday. The Rev. George Fisher Sr., along with his choir and congregation from Friendship United Methodist Church, Lewes, will be our special guests. Join us in celebrating the rich heritage of the Native Americans in the life of our church. Free will offering - Native American meal will be served. For more information, call 629-9799. The Rev. Baron N. Hopkins, Sr. is the pastor.

Wycliffe associates' meeting
Diolia Diesto-Galorport will share stories of her experience, as a Bible translator and public nurse to the people of the Philippines, at a Wycliffe Associates' banquet at Salisbury, Md. Ramada Inn on Friday, April 13, 7 p.m. For complimentary tickets to this special event, call 1-800-475-1062.

The Rev. Lloyd Abbott to speak
The Rev. Lloyd Abbott will be conducting a revival at the Victory Tabernacle Church of God of Laurel, from Sunday, April 15 to Wednesday, April 18. Service times will be 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday. The Rev. Abbott is a native of the Eastern Shore, having lived here and pastored in Federalsburg, Md. There will be special singing and anointed preaching at each service. Everyone is invited. Victory is located on Alt.13 two miles north of Laurel. Call Pastor Stacey Johnson at (302) 877-0443 for more information.

St. John's host dinner April 21
St. John's Methodist Men's Group is having a chicken and dumpling dinner in the Fellowship Hall Saturday, April 21. Call Jim Thompson at 629-3711 for tickets or call the church office. Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children.

Union UMC Indoor Yard Sale April 21
Huge indoor yard sale in the Fellowship Hall of Union United Methodist Church located at 2 North Laws Street, Bridgeville on Saturday, April 21, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Too many "treasures" to list. For more information call the church office at 337-7409.

Church-Hymn sing
Galestown United Methodist Church will have a hymn sing Sunday, April 29 at 2 P.M. featuring The Lights of Home and Randy Marine. There will be an afternoon of song, praise and fellowship. A buffet style hot meal will be held immediately following the service.

Benefit for needy families April 21
A yard and bake sale, will be on Saturday, April 21, beginning at 7 a.m., at Bethel Worship Center, Rt. 13, 1-1/2 miles north of Wal-Mart at Ginger Lane, across from Burton's Chrysler, Seaford. Scrapple sandwiches, hot dogs and drinks available. Information call 628-4240, or 629-7118. All proceeds go to help needy families.

Trinity U.M. Church Gospel Concert
Trinity United Methodist Church in Laurel will host a Gospel Concert on Saturday, May 5, at 6 p.m. featuring, Jerry Jones, Kings Ambassadors, Cassandra Abbott and Tammy Bradford. Food and drinks will be available. For further information call 841-7589.

Prayer Room Open to Public
Concord United Methodist Church invites the community to visit their "Interactive Prayer Room" which will be open from 9 a.m. till 6 p.m. now through Friday, April 13. Concord UMC is located at 25322 Church Road (Route 20A, just off Concord Road 20, east of Seaford). For more information contact Rev. Diane Melson at 628-8114.

Concord U.M. Gospel concert
There will be a Gospel concert at Concord United Methodist on Sunday, April 15th at 2 p.m. The concert will feature Cassandra Abbott from Deal Island, Md., Joe Dawson and Frank Silva. A Beef & Dumpling will follow the concert in the church Community Building. Concord United Methodist Church is located just off Rt. 20, east of Seaford @ 25322 Church Rd., Seaford.