Church News
Thursday, April 27, 2017
 
Adult Bible Study Everyone is welcome to join a new five-week adult study on Adam Hamiltons book, HALF TRUTHS: God helps those who help themselves and other things the Bible doesnt say. This class is for anyone (not just the religious among us) who wonders if our assumptions about the Bible sometimes mask what is really true. Bring questions and an open mind. Classes will be held Thursday evenings for five weeks, beginning May 4, 6:16 to 7:17, at Seaford Presbyterian Church, 701 Bridgeville Hwy. Snacks will be provided. Call 629-9077 to register.

Union Baptist Mass Choir to perform in Seaford May 7 The Union Baptist Mass Choir of Easton will be in full concert on May 7 at 3:30 at Ross Point Freedom Church, Inc., located at 10016 Concord Road in Seaford (located in the Church of God and Saints of Christ building. The chair person is Sis. Karen Holmes and the pastor is Rev. Shirley M. Caldwell.

Sandwich sale on May 6 The Delmar Church of God of Prophecy, located at Route 13 north and Dorothy Road in Laurel (three miles both of the Maryland/Delaware state line, will hold a sandwich sale on Saturday, May 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The sale will feature oyster sandwiches, crab cakes, soft crabs, chicken salad, and much more. There will also be baked goods and homemade ice cream. Yard sale space is available for $10 (call 443-235-5494). Contact the church at 302-875-7824 for more information.

Community Prayer Breakfast The Kiwanis Club of Delmar is sponsoring its annual Prayer Breakfast on Saturday, May 6, at Camelot Hall at St. Stephens United Methodist Church. Breakfast begins at 9 a.m. The Rev. Dough McCallister, Delmar Christian Center, will present the featured message and Dave Ingraham, First Baptist Church, is the featured soloist. Tickets will be available at the door for $5.

Inside Out womens gathering The C.R.E.W. (Christ Reaching Every Woman) and Laurel Wesleyan Church invite ladies ages 13 and up to a womens gathering, Inside Out, on Saturday, May 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event will focus on seeing ourselves through the eyes of God and not how we or others see ourselves. Pre-registration is required and the cost is $5 which includes lunch.A love offering will be received for the C.R.E.W. project. Register by contacting Mary Alice Collins at 934-6791 or woodyc53@aol.com.

Spring Hymn Sing Galestown United Methodist Church proudly presents their Spring Hymn Sing, at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 30, featuring In the Presence of Jehovah Cantata with conductor Gloria Dill by Christ United Methodist Church, Federalsburg, Md.Dinner will follow at the Eldorado Fire Hall.

St. Stephens events Join us for the following events at St. Stephens UMC, 101 E. State St., Delmar. For more information about any of the events below, contact the church office at 846-9501 or visit www.ststephensumc.com or on Facebook at delmarststephens. Sunday services - Join us on Sundays - 9 a.m. - Contemporary Praise Service; 10 a.m. - KIDZ & Adult Sunday school classes; 11 a.m. - Traditional Service & KIDZ Church Donations are needed for Operation We Care, which sends supplies to troops overseas. For more information, contact Brenda Morris or visit www.operationwecare.org. June - Our Annual Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, June 16, at Green Hill Golf Club.

Day of Prayer Service The 2017 National Day of Prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 4, at New Birth Christian Center, Addix Avenue, Greenwood.This years theme is For Your Great Names Sake! Hear UsForgive UsHeal Us(From Daniel 9:19). Host pastor and keynote speaker will be the Rev. Willie Pierce. Ten area churches and VFW Post 7478 will participate. A freewill offering will be taken for the National Day of Prayer Task Force and a Buddy Poppy Campaign will be conducted shortly before the service. A fellowship hour will follow the evening service. Everyone is welcome. For more information, contact Dr. Michaele Russell, area coordinator, at 349-4220.

Ross Point Freedom Church to celebrate pastors anniversary May 21 Ross Point Freedom Church, In., located at 10016 Concord Road in Seaford, will celebrate the pastors anniversary on May 21 at 3:30 p.m. The guest speaker will be pastor Helena Bailey of Kingdom Life Family Ministries of Millsboro. Ross Point Freedom Church is located in the Church of God and Saints of Chris building and the pastor is Rev. Shirley M. Caldwell.

Gethsemane UMC fellowship hall A bar-b-que chicken dinner featuring Emings bar-b-que chicken will be held on Saturday, April 29 from 4-6 .m. at Gethsemane UMC fellowship hall. Lunch will include 1/2 Emings chicken, applesauce, homemade coleslaw, baked beans, roll, desert, and beverage. Advance tickets only, $11. Carry-outs will be available. the dinner is sponsored by the Gethsemane Bible Class. For more information, call 302-629-2862.

Sister to Sister Gathering II to be held at St. Johns UMC The Sister to Sister Gathering II will be held on Saturday, April 29 at St. Johns United Methodist Church at 300 N. Pine Street in Seaford. Check-in will be from 9:30-10:15 a.m. The program will take place from 10:30-11:30 a.m., and a catered luncheon will be served from noon-1:30 p.m. The speaker will be speaker Mrs. Susie Bond, a retreat leader for over 200 retreats for women, couples, and professional groups and Disciple Bible Study facilitator. The theme is Jesus said: I am the Bread of Life- John 6:35. The registration fee is $15, with registration ending April 14 or until 250 maximum seating is reached. For more information, call 302-629-9466.

Israel U.M. Church events April Event Israel U. M. Church at 20230 Plantation RD, Lewes will be celebrating Native American Ministries Sunday, on April 30 at 9 a.m. Our guest speaker will be the First Lady Chief Natasha Norwood Carmine of the Nanticoke Indian Association-Tribe, Millsboro. We welcome all Native American musicians and dancers to participate on the program and please come dressed in your Native American regalia. Bring a friend for this special worship service. Contact 302-945-3838. May Event Annual Womens Day Service at Israel U. M. Church, 20230 Plantation RD, Lewes will held on Sunday, May 7 at 3:30 p.m. The messenger will be the Rev. Charlotte Nichols of Harmony U. M. Church, Millsboro, Delaware. Songs of praise will be rendered by the Lewes Charge-Faith/Israel Womens Choir and other soloist and musical musicians. All are welcome to come and be in fellowship with one another.