Church News
Thursday, August 05, 2010
Old Christ Church schedule Old Christ Church, an historic church in Laurel, will meet on Sept. 5. Services are open to anyone of any denomination and will include refreshments and tours of the church after each service. The traditional "Blessing of Animals" will be held on Oct. 3 at 3 p.m. A collection will be taken for local animal shelters. November features a Thanksgiving Day Eucharist at 10:30 a.m. followed by Advent lessons and carols with guest concert artists in December. For more information, call 875-3644 or email and

St. Luke's newsletter St. Luke's Episcopal Church offers its newsletter, "Luke's Letter" online and also via email. The newsletter is published approximately once a month and is available online at Join our email list by sending a request to St. Luke's services are Sunday, Holy Eucharist at 9 a.m., and Thursday evenings, Holy Eucharist and Healing at 6 p.m. The Rev. Jeanne Kirby-Coladonato is the rector.

Weekly Bible Study A weekly Bible study is being held every Wednesday night from 7:15-8:15 p.m. at the Days Inn, Rt. 13 South, Seaford (next to KFC). Family oriented Bible lessons for all ages. Sunday worship service is at 12 noon in the same location. Elder Cornell Johnson of Jesus The Christ Apostolic Ministries is Pastor. Call 628-0349 or 302-344-9672 for more information.

Free soup and sandwiches New Zion United Methodist Church in Laurel offers free soup and sandwiches every Wednesday from noon to 2 p.m. For more information, contact Pastor Timothy Duffield Sr. at 875-0727.

Mt. Calvary events The following events will be held at Mt. Calvary United Methodist Church in Bridgeville: Saturday, Aug. 14 - 6 p.m. - Gospel Festat Woodbridge High School, Bridgeville - featuring Earnest Pugh, Powerfied Youth, Sister Keepers Dance Ministry and Grace N Mercy Step Team. Sponsored by God's Leading Hands Ministerium. Cost is $20 for adults, $10 for children ages 12 and under, $30 at the door. Tickets can be purchased at the Mustard Seed in Milford or the Gospel Shop in Salisbury or any member of the Ministerium. For more information, call 443-944-3665. Saturday, Aug. 21 - 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. (Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.) - Evangelism workshop with the Rev. Dr. Michael Scott Sr. of Jerusalem Baptist Church, Temperanceville, Va., as guest facilitator. Learn how you can reach out to the unsaved. Registration fee of $5 covers materials and snacks.

Registration deadline is Aug. 14. Call 542-5752 for more information.

Sunday Evening Sing There will be a Sunday Evening Sing at Shiloh Community Church, located on Shiloh Church Road off Route 24, on Sunday, Aug. 8, at 6 p.m. The evening will feature the Ole Time Gospel Singers. with special guest singer, Frank Silva. For more information, call Nancy at 339-3341.

VBS for mentally challenged Christ Lutheran Church, 315 N. Shipley St., Seaford, will host Vacation Bible School on August 9-14 for mentally challenged youth and adults. Our theme is "Planet Zoom - Where Bold Bee-lievers Zip, Zap & Zoom for Jesus." A light dinner will be served from 6-6:30 p.m. CLass is from 6:30 - 8 p.m. Come and build a relationship with God through His Son, Jesus Christ. Bible stories will be told by a storyteller, along with puppets, music, games and crafts. Come, join the fun and bring a friend. For further information, call Leona at 629-2770 or Donna at 629-4183.

Kidstuf 103 at Alliance Church Atlanta Road Alliance Church in Seaford is offering Kidstuf 103 on Wednesday evenings.Kidstuf is a program designed for children and parents to attend together.Each month features a differentBiblical virtue using music, drama, a storyteller and games. A light supper is served at 6:15 p.m., followed by the program at 6:45 p.m. Kidstuf is designed for kindergarten through 6th grade; however, parents are welcome to bring their preschoolers with them. Registration is free. No drop-offs. For information, call 629-5600 or visit

New service time The Lighthouse Church, 27225 Kaye Road, Laurel, is changing their service on Sundays to 1:30 p.m. This new time will accommodate those who can't make it to church for morning services. For more information, call 875-7814.

VBS at Christ Evangelistic Vacation Bible School at Christ Evangelistic Church, located at 9802 Camp Rd., Laurel, will be held from Aug. 9-13 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Call the church to register at 875-2915 or Tiesha Niblett at 875-4299.

Vacation Bible School Deep Sea Adventure Vacation Bible School at the Seaford Church of the Nazarene on Aug. 9-13, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. For more information, call 628-2751.