Church News
Thursday, August 20, 2009
Family Fun Day -First Baptist Church on Bi-State Blvd. in Delmar, Md. will hold a Family Fun Day on Labor Day, Sept. 7. Activities include a water slide, bouncy house, games, fire truck rides, live country and gospel music, parachute jump, antique car and truck show. Food will be available at reasonable prices. Bring your family and enjoy the fun. For more information, call 410-896-3284.

Smith to perform in Salisbury -Grammy winning Michael W. Smith is bringing his "New Hallelujah World Tour" to the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center stage on Thursday, Oct. 29, at 7 p.m. Joining Smith onstage will be musical missionary, Matt Maher, American Idol season six Top 5 finalist, Phil Stacey and Meredith Andrews who was recently named Christian music's most promising new artist by Billboard magazine. Tickets, which range from $20-$30 plus fees, are available online at, by phone at 410-548-4911, or in person at the Civic Center Box Office.

The Gospel Café -The Gospel Café will be at Laurel Baptist Church on Saturday, Aug. 22, at 6 p.m. Scheduled singers are Pam Dunn and Makenzie George. Refreshments will be available for purchase. Any questions, call Bruce of Nancy Willey at 875-5539.

Christ Lutheran Church concert -A summer evening concert will be held Aug. 22, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 315 N. Shipley St., Seaford. Entertainers will be Amanda Jones, Eswther Foskey, Good News Tour and O'Day Family.

United Holy Ghost Gospel Jubilee -United Holy Ghost Gospel Jubilee will be held Sept 11, at 6 p.m., at Clarence St. Church of God, 744 Clarence St., Seaford, in support of the youth, featuring Minister Frank Gibbs as MC of the hour. Also featuring: The Sussex Community Mass Choir, Rosemary Martin/Charlotte, Michelle and Company, Maria West, The Abbott Family, Fontaine Nichols, Psalm 149, Cynthia Foreman, The Joshua Crew and Alberta Smith. Contact: 302-858-8265, or 302-519-8771, For more information.

St. Luke's new Bible Study -At St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Janet Hubbard will be leading a new Bible Study beginning Tuesday, Sept. 15, at 9:30 a.m. The study will be from the book, "Her Name is Woman" by Glen Karsen. For further information contact Janet at 628-0417. Dr. Michael Scott visits Mt. Olive On Saturday, Sept 19, at 7 p.m., Dr. Michael Scott of Jerusalem Baptist Church, Temperville, Va. will be at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 108 First St., Bridgeville. Pastor is Woodrow Evans. For more information contact Sister Paris Twyman, 1-410-754-9135; or the Church at 1-302-337-7593.

Old Christ Church offers services -Old Christ Church services will continue through the first Sunday in October. All services begin at 9:30 a.m. All services will be led by the Rev. Blanche Powell and Ken Athey. Music will be provided by Janet Jones. Old Christ Church is 237 years old and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The church is unique in that it's never been altered from its original condition. For information or directions, call 228-6097. Any donations given to the Old Christ Church League are now tax deductible as the League was recently successful in becoming a 501C3 (nonprofit) organization.