Church News
Thursday, May 21, 2015
 
Griefshare at St. John's UMC Griefshare is being offered by St. John's United Methodist Church, 300 N. Pine St., Seaford, on Sunday, May 24 from 4-5:30 p.m. in the Wesley Lounge. What is Heaven like and are near death experiences a reliable description of Heaven? If you are dealing with grief, we invite you to join us for the 13 week non-denominational journey, From Mourning to Joy. No children as childcare is not provided. Call 629-9466 to register.

Prayer Breakfast The Church of God and Saints of Christ on Concord Road, Seaford, will hold a Prayer Breakfast on Saturday, June 20. Doors open at 8 a.m. and prayer begins at 8:30 a.m. The speaker will be the Rev. Dr. R.J. Chandler. Everyone is welcome. Large groups, please call Robert Brown at 212-9784 so we can prepare.

Events at St. Stephens UMC Friday, May 22 - Sub Sale, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. - Cold Cut Subs - $6 for a 6" (small), $8 for a 12" (large). Order forms online at www.ststephensumc.com. All proceeds will be donated to a local family in need. Sunday, May 24 - Memorial Day Service - We will honor our military during our 11 a.m. service. Sunday, May 31 - After church social hosted by Chancel Choir Saturday, June 6 - Day in the Park - St. Stephens will have homemade ice cream for sale. Friday, June 12 - Free Movie Night in the Park, Friday, June 12. Kids movie will start at dusk. Free popcorn and drinks. Saturday, June 13 - Relay for Life Chicken BBQ, $8. Half a chicken, beans, roll and dessert. Sunday, June 14 - Promotion Sunday - This will be held near the end of the children and youth Sunday school classes. Friday, June 19 - 8th Annual Golf Tournament, Green Hill Golf & Country Club, will honor Charles Cordrey July 12-17 - VBS (Vacation Bible School) Friday, July 24 - Movie in the Park Join us on Sundays - 9 a.m. contemporary praise service; 10 a.m. Kidz and adult Sunday school classes; 11 a.m. traditional service and Kidz Church. The church is located at 101 E. State St., Delmar. For more information, call the church at 846-9501 or visit www.ststephensumc.com.

Strawberry Festival Bethel United Methodist Church at Oak Grove will have a Strawberry Festival from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 30, at 2381 Neals School Rd., Seaford. There will be vendors, yard sale items, games and food, including donuts, hotdogs, hamburgers and homemade strawberry desserts. This is a family affair with plenty of parking. Proceeds will benefit the Nurture, Outreach and Witness efforts of the church.

Benefit Concert for the Ace Center A Benefit Concert for the Ace Center will be held at 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 23, at Stein Highway Church of God, 425 E. Stein Hwy., Seaford. Gospel artists, "Homeland Singers," Jerry Jones and Christopher Baltz will share their gospel music. Everyone is welcome and admission is free. A love offering will be taken to benefit the Ace Center in Seaford which provides housing, food, education, job training, transportation, and job location services.

Memorial Day Gospel Concert A Memorial Day Gospel Concert hosted by Faith Fellowship Church will be held at 6 p.m. on Monday, May 25, at the Federalsburg Marina Park Pavilion in Federalsburg, Md. Featured artists will include Kingdom Sounds, God's Country Crossroads and Judy Laramore. Bring a chair and a friend. Concessions will be available and a love offering will be received.

Covered Dish Picnic Sussex Pomona Covered Dish Picnic is Sunday, June 28, at the Georgetown Park located next to St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Academy & Pine Street, Georgetown, starting at 2:30 p.m. Midland Grange #27 is host. For more information, notify Barbara Wright, secretary, 629-7251.

VBS at Our Lady of Lourdes Church Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Mt. Everest Vacation Bible School for kids ages 4-12, will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Sunday, July 19 through Thursday, July 23, at the Parish Hall. Deadline to register is Monday, June 1. Kids over age 12 can participate as helpers and earn community service hours. Call Mrs. Depta for more information at 629-7999.

Events at St. Stephens UMC Sunday, May 31 - After church social hosted by Chancel Choir Friday, June 12 - Move in the Park Friday, June 19 - Golf Tournament, Green Hill Golf & Country Club Coming in July - Movie in the Park, VBS (Vacation Bible School) Join us on Sundays - 9 a.m. contemporary praise service; 10 a.m. Kidz and adult Sunday school classes; 11 a.m. traditional service and Kidz Church. The church is located at 101 E. State St., Delmar.