Greenwood Events
Thursday, July 18, 2002

Church to mark third year
New Beginnings Worship Center will celebrate its third year Friday and Saturday, July 19 and 20, with speaker Bishop David Purnell and music by Pam Rush and Labor of Love. On Sunday, July 21, at 11 a.m., Heaven for Sure will perform and the Rev. Bill Dorey will speak. Heaven for Sure will again perform at a 3 p.m. service and the Rev. Joseph Dixon will speak. For details call (302) 398-8808 or 337-0161.

Ministry to hold auction
The fourth annual charity auction sponsored by Take My Hand Ministry Inc. of Greenwood will be Saturday, Aug. 3, at the Greenwood Volunteer Fire Company on U.S. 13, Greenwood. Bidders may preview items and negotiate a price from 8:30 a.m.-10 a.m. At 10 a.m., auctioneer Tommy Tucker of Greenwood will sell all remaining items. All sales are final and items must be removed from the fire hall at the time of sale. An Americana Collection will be auctioned off at 11:30 a.m. There will be no negotiated bidding beforehand on these items. Refreshments, including baked goods, will be available. Donated items (excluding clothing and appliances), baked goods, and cash contributions are tax deductible. All proceeds will help poverty-level clients of Take My Hand Ministries obtain items such as food, fuel and medicine that their limited incomes cannot cover. Contributions may be sent to Take My Hand Ministry, P.O. Box 900, Greenwood, DE 19950. Call Dr. Michaele Russell, executive director, at 349-4220 for more information.

Summer rally planned
Mt Calvary United Methodist Church, 28 Church St., Bridgeville, will hold its annual Summer Rally Sunday, July 28, 10 a.m. The Rev. David Burke, youth director of the Peninsula-Delaware Conference, will be the guest preacher. Lunch will be served following the service.