Church News
Thursday, August 19, 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.

New service times Atlanta Road Alliance Church is changing Sunday morning service times effective Sunday, Sept. 5. The new time schedule will be: 8 a.m.Intercessory Prayer; 8:30 a.m.Worship Service/Nursery; 9:45 a.m.Nursery and classes for children, youth and adults; 11 a.m.Worship Service/Nursery/Kids Church (age 4 through grade 4).Atlanta Road Alliance Church is a Christian & Missionary Alliance church located at 22625 Atlanta Road, Seaford. For more information, call 629-5600 or visit

Weekly soup social Free weekly soup social at Christ United Methodist Church, 510 S. Central Ave., Laurel, on Tuesdays at 5 p.m. All are welcome. For more information, call the church office, which is open daily from 9 a.m. to noon, at 875-4233.

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.

Mt. Calvary events Mt. Calvary United Methodist Church located at 28 Church St., Bridgeville, will hold the following events: 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. Call 542-5752 for more information.

Saturday, Aug. 28 - 6 p.m. - A time to celebrate birthdays andthose who were born the same month. There will be prizes, games and great food. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for ages 5 thru 11, ages four and under are free with a paying adult. Call 337-8350 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.

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.

Mt. Zion hosts ice cream sale Mt. Zion Methodist Church, located on Route 13A between Seaford and Laurel, will be hosting an ice cream sale on Saturday, Aug. 28, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Flavors include vanilla, chocolate, strawberry, banana, pineapple and peach. To pre-order call 875-3055 or 629-7110.

Anchormen at Seaford Nazarene Seaford Nazarene Church invites you to a night of southern gospel by one of the finest quartets available. On Saturday, Aug. 21, the Anchormen Quartet will be in concert at the church which is located at 25667 Faith Lane, Seaford (on Rt. 13 south, next to The Guide). There is no charge for the concert and a love offering will be taken to support the ministry of the Anchormen. For more information, call 381-6514.

Gospel Concert Saturday evening Christ Lutheran Church will host a gospel concert Saturday, Aug. 21, at 6 p.m. Esther Foskey and the Good News Tour will be singing. The church is located on Shipley Street, Seaford. For more information, contact Jeanette at 629-2495.

Homecoming Celebration Clarence Street Church of God, Seaford, will hold its first Homecoming Celebration, "70 Plus Years and Still Standing," on Saturday, Aug. 21 at 6 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 20 at 11 a.m. All are invited to be a part of this great occasion. For more information, call 367-8159, 448-9711 or visit

Outdoor Concert There will be an outdoor concert at St. George's UMC in Delmar at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 21. Featured acts are The Oak Ridge Baptist Praise Band and Willis Blake Davis and his band. Food and drinks will be for sale and you may bring lawn chairs. Join us for a night of fellowship. For more information, call 875-1045.