Church Events
Thursday, December 27, 2001
St. Luke's plans services
St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Front and King streets, Seaford, will present a Festival of Carols Sunday, Dec. 30, at 10 a.m. This service will preclude the 8 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. regular services. A Christmas cookie coffee hour will follow the service. Parishioners are requested to bring remaining cookies to share. Sunday, Jan. 6, the Feast of the Epiphany will be observed at the 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist, Rite One service, and also at the 10:15 Holy Eucharist, Rite Two, service. At 6 p.m., the Southern Delaware Episcopal Churches celebrate Epiphany at St. Stephen's, Harrington. The Rev. Jeanne Wise Kirby will be officiant at each service, assisted by parishioners who will serve as chalicists, readers, proclaimers, sub-deacons, and acolytes.

New Zion services set
The New Zion United Methodist Church, 430 West 6th St., Laurel, will hold a Watchnight Service Monday, Dec. 31, at 10:30 p.m. Dinner will follow the service. For more information call 302-875-6064.

Church celebrates season
Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Seaford, will celebrate the Solemnity of Mary with masses Monday, Dec. 31, at 7:30 p.m., and Tuesday, Jan. 1, 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.

Jericho plans Jan. meeting
Ethel Williams will speak at the regular meeting of Jericho Fellowship International Tuesday, Jan. 8, at 7 p.m. Williams, who has more than 30 years in Christian ministry, is a pastor with her husband, Leon Williams, at the Refuge Temple Revival Center in Seaford. Williams has conducted evangelistic meetings all over the U.S. and Mexico and has worked in underground ministry in Saudi Arabia. She served for years in the local Aglow as worship leader and later as its president. She conducts street meetings in the Third Street area in Seaford. More recently she has traveled with the Jericho team to Eldoret, Kenya, for the "Fire of the Spirit" crusades. She also served on a team that just returned from Haiti. She is a member of the International board of directors for Jericho Fellowship International. For more information, call 629-5654.

Breakfast set for Jan. 5
An all-you-can-eat breakfast will be served by the Centenary Promise Keepers, at Centenary United Methodist Church, Laurel, Saturday, Jan. 5, 6:30 to 10:30 a.m. The menu will include eggs, orange juice, sausage, pancakes, potatoes and coffee. Proceeds will benefit the group's college scholarship fund. Cost for is adults is $5 and for children 6 to 12, $3. Children under age 6 are admitted free.

Church plans Youth Day
Youth Day services will be held at Clarence Street Church of God on Sunday, Dec. 30, at 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. The messenger for both services is minister William Lockhart, youth pastor of Holy Trinity Church of God, Reading, Pa. The Youth Choir, Spiritual Light Choir and the Unity for Christ Team will perform.

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