Church News
Thursday, June 28, 2007
Christ UMC Chicken Barbecue
Christ United Methodist Church, Laurel, will be holding a chicken Bar-B-Q, Saturday, June 30, from 9 a.m. till 1 p.m. They will be located on the east side of Rt. 13, at the Dickerson Produce stand, across from Eastern Shore Veterinarian Center. Tickets are $6 and can be purchased from the church office by calling 875-4233. All proceeds will benefit the church's recent renovation project that includes a new handicapped ramp, three new bathrooms, and a new fire escape from the lower level.

Mt. Olivet's V.B.S July 16-20
Mt. Olivet's Vacation Bible School will be held the evenigns of July 16-20. This year, the program is SonForce Kids, a week of out-of-this-world adventure. Through their adventures, children will be challenged to Trust in God's Plans, Unite with God's People, Train for God's Service, Follow in God's Path and Lead other to God's Promises. An afordable family meal will be offered each night. Dinner will be at 5:30 p.m. and the Vacation Bible School is from 5:45-8 p.m. Register early by calling 629-4458.

Southern Gospel Quartet in Concert
The Anchormen in concert, Saturday, July 21, 7 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Tabernacle, 337 Tilghman Road, Salisbury. No admission charge - a love offering will be taken. One of Southern Gospel's premier quartets, they will be singing their latest release, "Reach Out To Jesus," plus many old favorites. Union U.M.C. V.B.S. Aug. 6-10 A Vacation Bible School will be held Aug. 6-10, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Union United Methodist Church, 2 N. Laws St., Bridgeville. For more information, call 337-7409.

Gospel Concert
On Saturday, June 30, at 5 p.m., the Victory in Grace Tabernacle, in Laurel, will sponsor an evening of Gospel, featuring The Sensational Nightingales of Durham, N.C. and the Sussex Community Mass Choir. For more information call Sister Shirley Garrison Drummond, at 302-875-4893.

Christ the Cornerstone anniversary
The 11th anniversary of Christ the Cornerstone Community Church (the Pickle Church) will be celebrated on July 1. We officially welcome our new senior pastor, the Rev. Rick Elzey and wife Vernita at this special service at 10 a.m. A picture display of an old pickle factory undergoing a drastic change to become a building dedicated to God is amazing to see. It is with great pleasure we also welcome the Rev. Doris Whaley as our new director of education. Plans are already in motion for a Junior Worship Service and many new projects. A wonderful time of music, praises, and fellowship are planed. Join us in rejoicing for the years past and the years to come.

Victory Tabernacle Kids Krusade
Come join us for summer fun at Victory Tabernacle Church of God. We will be having a Kids Krusade on June 30 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be fun, food and games. The church is located on the Laurel-Seaford Highway. This event is open to the community for children ages 4-10. For more information contact Maxine Matthew at 410-754-7729.

St. John's Vacation Bible School
Vacation Bible School for St. John's United Methodist Church will be July 9-13 from 6-8 p.m. for ages fourth through fifth grade. "Water Works" is an exciting way to learn about the miracles of Jesus. St. John's is located at Pine and Poplar streets, Seaford. Call 629-9466 to register or for information.

Bridgeville vacation Bible school
Bridgeville Charge United Methodist Churches will be having Vacation Bible School nightly from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. on July 9-13 at Mt. Calvary United Methodist Church, 28 Church Street, Bridgeville. Anyone between the ages of 4 thru Adult are invited to attend. The theme is "Word Up". Snacks will be served. For more information, call 337-7019. Rev. Baron N. Hopkins, Sr. is the Pastor.

Union UMC Summer Events
The Union United Methodist Church in Bridgeville announces upcoming Summer events. Any questions, call 245-4426.
Sunday, July 1 - 6 p.m., Church Family Cookout. Bring a covered dish and enjoy food and fellowship with members of your church family.
Sunday, July 15, at 7 p.m., Community Praise and Worship Night.
July 30-Aug. 3 - "Son Seekers" Day Camp for children ages 5-10.
Sunday, Aug. 5, at 5:30 p.m., Faith and Family Night.
There will be a Shorebirds game, then a concert performed by Higher Ground. Following the concert there will be a Fireworks Extravaganza. Tickets are only $5. For $22 you can meet a member of Higher Ground and enjoy a two-hour all-you-can-eat buffet. $1 from every ticket is donated to the Joseph House.
Monday, Aug. 6-10 - At 6 p.m., Vacation Bible School.
Sunday, Aug. 12 - At 7 p.m., Community Hymn Sing.
Saturday, Aug. 18 - At 7 p.m., Ice Cream Social.

Centenary U.M.C. Gospel Café
Centenary United Methodist Church, corner of Poplar and Market streets, Laurel, will hold its Gospel Café every Saturday night at 6 p.m. Featuring: Bruce & Nancy Willey Music Ministry, with Live Christian Music - Fellowship - Refreshments
June Guest Singers are, on:
June 30: Dean Atkins, Joe Dawson, Voices of Harmony.
Every week, Mary Ann Young joins us! Everyone is invited to attend. Come as you are. For more information, contact the church office at 875-3983 between 8 A.M. and Noon, or Bruce Willey at 875-5539. Psalm: 150: "Let everything that has breath praise the Lord."