Church News
Thursday, April 03, 2008
Cash Family in concert "The Cash Family," a Southern Gospel group, will be in concert at Blades United Methodist Church (Market and Fourth streets) on Sunday, April 6, at 11 a.m. This family group has been traveling and singing the East Coast for several decades, touching the hearts and lives of all ages.

Pastor's Appreciation Week Booker Street Church of God will hold "2008 Pastor's Appreciation Week" from Tuesday, April 8 through Sunday, April 13. On Tuesday, April 8 at 7 p.m.: Evangelist Frank Gibbs, Calvary Pentecostal Church, Bishopville, Md. Wednesday, April 9, at 7 p.m.: Pastor Helena Bailey, New Life Family Ministry, Millsboro. Thursday, April 10, at 7 p.m.: Bishop Roland Mifflin, Power & Love Outreach Ministry, Dagsboro. Friday, April 11, at 7 p.m.: the Rev. Calvin Abbott, Lighthouse Church of God, East New Market, Md. Sunday, April 13, 5 p.m. Bishop Zannie McNeil, Capitol Church of God, District Heights, Md. Host Pastor: Bishop Marvin Morris, Booker Street Church of God, P.O. Box 131, Georgetown, DE 19947. For more information, call 302-856-9097.

St. George's UMC Gospel Concert Gospel Concert being held at St. George's U.M. Church in Laurel on St. George's Rd. Sunday, April 6 at 7 p.m. Music presented by "Two Mile Road" southern gospel group of men from the Harrington area. For more information call 875-2273. Liberating Power A.M.E.Z. Church The women of Liberating Power A.M.E.Z. Church invite you to share in worship with us on Sunday, April 6, at 4 p.m., as we continue to celebrate the resurrection power of our Lord Jesus Christ. The guest preacher will be Pastor Tasey Burton of Perfect Will Ministries in Bear. Donation is $10.

Prayer and healing service Second Sunday - an ecumenical, interdenominational service of Prayer and Healing. 4 p.m., April 13 at the Seaford Presbyterian Church, 701 Bridgeville Hwy., one block north of Stein Highway, 629 9077. Do you need some prayer? Do you want to pray for a loved one? a friend? our community? country? world? This is a time of prayer. No strings, no commitments, just people praying for one another. Call if you have a request and cannot attend the service. 629-9077

Bill & Karen Itzel in Concert Singers/songwriters Bill & Karen Itzel will be in concert at the Atlanta Road Alliance Church in Seaford, on Sunday, April 27, at 7 p.m. Formerly a member of the Speers, Bill was featured on two radio singles: "Saved to the Uttermost" and "He's Still in the Fire," both of which soared to the No. 1 spot on the Singing News, Cash Box, and Gospel Voice charts, leading to two Dove and two Grammy award nominations. In 1990, Bill resigned from the Speers and began his own family ministry. This event is free! A love offering will be taken, and Bill and Karen Itzel's CD's and other products will be available. The Atlanta Road Alliance Church is located at 22625 Atlanta Road, approximately 1-1/2 miles north of Stein Hwy (Rt. 20). For more information, please call the church at 629-5600; or visit

Indoor yard sale benefit Bethel United Methodist Church is now accepting reservations for tables at an indoor yard sale from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Saturday, April 12. Crafters and those who would like to sell items may rent tables for $20 per table. The sale is a benefit for the Johnson family of Harbeson, that lost their home to a fire. In addition to the parents, there are four children, a newborn, 3-year-old, 18-year-old and 19-year-old. The church is trying to help the family with expenses. Donations of items to be sold at the indoor yard sale may be dropped off at the church Friday, April 11. To make a tax-deductible donation, write a check to Bethel U.M. Church, and write "James Johnson/Jean Eley family" in the memo line to Bethel U.M. Church, Fourth and Market streets., Lewes, DE 19958. To reserve a table, call Tonya at 542-2386.

Seaford Christian fundraiser The Seaford Christian Academy Class of 2011 is hosting the Down East Boys southern gospel quartet Saturday, April 19, at 7 p.m. in the gymnasium of the Seaford Christian Academy in Seaford, Del. Tickets may be purchased in advance for $12.50 by calling Seaford Christian Academy 629-7161, or for $15 at the door. A love offering for the Class of 2011 will be taken. Visit gospelconcert.html for more information. Grace Church hosts No Name Band The No Name Band will be at the Grace Church Hall, Georgetown, on Friday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m. For further information, contact Everett Warrington at 337-7198.

St. John's Multicultural Services Siempre Verde, a multicultural, bilingual service is being led by Pastor Luis Almandoz on Sunday afternoons at 3 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall at St. John's United Methodist Church at Pine and Poplar streets, Seaford. Praise music, powerful preaching and a small meal unite this fellowship of persons of both Hispanic and Anglo origins. Alberto Mendez leads worship on the keyboard.

'Sounds of Joy' in concert Sunday, April 13 at 6 p.m. at Delmar Wesleyan Church, East and 8th St. They will also be performing on April 20 at 6 p.m at Blackwater Fellowship in Roxana and April 27 at Gaylestown Methodist Church. Hymn sing at 2 p.m.

Celebrate Recovery Celebrate Recovery, a step program which claims Jesus Christ as its Higher Power, is meeting at St. John's United Methodist Church, Pine and Poplar Streets, on Tuesday evenings from 7-9 p.m. This program is open to persons who wish to turn over their hurts, habits, and hang-ups to God such that they may be healed. For more information, call Rev. Constance Hastings, 629-9466, or Robert Spadaccini, 841-1720.

Gospel Cafe April guests, Centenary United Methodist Church, corner of Poplar & Market streets, Laurel, holds its Gospel Café every Saturday night at 6 p.m. featuring Bruce and Nancy Willey music ministry with live Christian music, fellowship and refreshments. April 2008 guest singers are, on: April 5 - Gospel recording artist, (Carolyn Connor) Cassandra Abbott. April 12 - Virginia Mitchell, Bill Primrose, Laura Mitchell and Kaila Cluscas. April 19 - Frank Silva, Rob Harman, Cassandra Abbott. April 26 - Gospel group (ALL 4 HIM), Wayne Dukes, Kaila Cluscas. Every week, Mary Ann Young joins us. Everyone is invited to attend (Come as you are!). For more information, contact Bruce and Nancy Willey at 875-5539 - 302-875-7339.