Church Events
Thursday, July 10, 2003
Churches plan Bible school
The Laurel Ministerial Association will hold vacation Bible school at the following churches:
  • Church of the Nazarene, Aug. 4 to 8. The theme will be Scuba. Sessions will meet from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. For details, call 875-7873.
  • Christ United Methodist, July 14 through 18. The theme will be Scuba. Sessions will meet from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. For details, call 875-4233.
  • Mount Zion UMC, Aug. 11 through 15. The theme will be Treasures of the Nile. Sessions will meet from 9 a.m. to noon. For details, call 875-3628.

Clinic to look at diabetes
Royal Missions and Ministries, an outreach of the River of Life Christian Center, Greenwood, is sponsoring a series of bimonthly clinics to address a variety of health and nutrition issues. A clinic on diabetes will be Saturday, July 12, at 10 a.m. Admission is free. The center is located at 17 West Market St., Greenwood. Call 349-9420 for more information.

Church to hold antique show
The 45th annual Lewes Antique Show and Sale sponsored by Bethel United Methodist Church will be held in the churchís fellowship hall, 4th and Market streets in Lewes, on July 10, 11 and 12, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dealers from Maryland, New Jersey, Virginia, Pennsylvania and Delaware will be selling dolls, jewelry, silver, glassware and furniture. There will be decorator and collector items as well as a curiosity shop. The hall is air conditioned and is accessible to the handicapped. Lunch will be available. Admission is $4 per person. For information call 645-9426.

Union plans summer school
Union United Methodist Church, 2 North Laws St., Bridgeville, will hold vacation Bible school, Aug. 3 to Aug. 7, from 6 to 8 p.m. Call 337-7409 for further information.

Charity auction set for Aug. 2
The fifth annual charity auction sponsored by Take My Hand Ministry Inc., Greenwood, will be Saturday, Aug. 2, at the Greenwood Fire Department, US 13. Bids on items will be accepted from 9 to 10 a.m. At 10 a.m., auctioneer Tommy Tucker, Greenwood, will sell all the remaining items. This yearís auction includes new and used items, collectibles, antiques and home crafts. Refreshments and baked goods will be sold. Donated items (excluding clothing and appliances), baked goods and cash contributions are tax deductible. All proceeds will help poverty level clients of TMHM obtain necessary items (food, fuel, medicine, etc.) that their limited incomes cannot cover. Contributions can be sent to Take My Hand Ministry, P.O. Box 900, Greenwood, DE 19950. Call Dr. Michaele Russell, executive director, 349-4220, for more information.
Rock Church to honor nation
Rock Church is holding a celebration July 13, at 6 p.m., to honor the nationís troops. The church is located in the former Wedding Chapel Building on alternate US 13, Laurel.

Bazaar set at Mt. Zion
Mt. Zion AME Church, Delaware 16, Ellendale, will hold its annual summer bazaar Saturday, July 12, beginning at 9 a.m. with breakfast, a car wash and a bake and yard sale. For information about yard sale reservations, call 422-0380 or 422-5808. Barbecued chicken and fried fish will go on sale at 11:30 a.m. The event will also feature games.

Scotts to perform at Woodland
Jeff and Jeanine Scott, Bridgeville, will perform at Woodland United Methodist Church Sunday, July 13, at 9 a.m. The Scotts have studied music and worked together for more than 15 years. The church is in Woodland, across from the ferry. For further information call pastor Bob Robinson at 875-9124.

Bible school set at Mt. Olivet
Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church on High Street in downtown Seaford will hold SonHarvest County Fair vacation Bible school July 14 through 18, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. The closing jamboree will be Sunday, July 20, at 11 a.m. Dinner will be served at 5 each evening. Lessons will include skits, music, crafts, snacks and games. Children from age 3 through the eighth grade are welcome. To register, call the church office at 629-4458. Registration will also be open at 5 p.m. Monday, July 14.

Mass will be traditional
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. This monthís mass will be celebrated on July 20. The mass is always a Missa Cantata using traditional Gregorian chant. For further information, call 302-674-5905 or 302-629-8863.

Alliance Bible school set
The Atlanta Road Alliance Church, 1.5 miles north of the Nylon Capital Shopping Center on Atlanta Road, is hosting vacation Bible school Monday, July 28, through Friday, Aug. 1. The theme will be Summer Seaquest and classes are open to children age 4 through the sixth grade. There will also be a class available for seventh through ninth graders. Classes will be held 9 a.m. to noon. For information about registering contact Gloria Burton at 629-3470.

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