Church News
Thursday, March 30, 2006
Seaford Lenten Services
The Greater Seaford Ministerium announces the schedule for the Lenten Services. These services begin at noon and are followed by a light lunch. Call the Rev. Drew Christian, ministerium president, for more information at 629-2862. April 5 at Atlanta Road Alliance Church with the Rev. Carlton Cannon of Clarence Street Church of God.

Mt. Olivet holds workshops
Pastor Tom Gross of Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church, High Street, Seaford, will lead a Weekend Discovery Workshop On Friday, March 31 at 6 p.m., starting with a light supper, followed by a 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. class. On Saturday, April 1, coffee and Danish will begin at 7:30 a.m. with class from 8 to 10 a.m. Lunch will beat noon and a Gifts Discovery workshop from 12:30 to 1 :30 p.m. will complete the weekend. All are welcome and childcare will be provided. Call the church office for reservations, 629-4458.

New Living Water Church
The following are upcoming events at the New Living Water Church in Laurel:
King's Ambassadors Concert, on Sunday, April 9, at 10 a.m.
Jews For Jesus, "Christ in the Passover" on Sunday, April 23, at 10 a.m.
Jews For Jesus, "Christ in the Passover" on Sunday, April 23, at 6 p.m., at Christ The Cornerstone Church, 28714 Seaford Road, Laurel. Phone, 302-875-8150.
"Word Explosion," with Evangelist Phillip D. Murray; May 7, at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.; and then May 8 through May 10, at 7 p.m. nightly. The pastor is Timothy P. Jones. The New Living Water Church is located in Hickman Commercial Park.

Easter Musical at Wesleyan Church
Laurel Wesleyan Church will present a dramatic Easter musical "More Than Just A Man" on Thursday, April 13, at 7 p.m.; Good Friday, April 14 at 7 p.m.; and Easter Sunday, April 16, at 9 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. Nursery will be provided. The church is located 1/2 mile north of Laurel on U.S. 13 A. For more information contact the office at 875-5380.

50th birthday celebration
The Bridgeville Circuit Charge will have a 50th birthday celebration for the Rev. Terrance Briggs on Saturday, April 1, at 5 p.m. The celebration will be held at the Fellowship Hall of Union United Methodist Church, Laws and Market streets, Bridgeville. There will be an evening of song, dance, entertainment, praising God and great food. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Cost of tickets are as follows - ages 1-3, free; ages 4-6, $5; ages 7-11, $10; ages 12-17, $15; ages 18 and up $25. For more information, contact Sharon Smack at 628-0824.

Annual Women's Day
The annual Women's Day will take place at John Wesley United Methodist Church, Third and Chandler streets, Seaford on Sunday, April 9. The 11 a.m. Service speaker will be pastor Peggy Briggs. The 3:30 p.m. afternoon speaker will be the Rev. Alice Hutchins.

Concert to benefit Mission
The Seaford Mission will hold a "Night of Music" on Saturday, April 1, at 7 p.m.The concert will be held at the Atlanta Road Alliance Church, 1.7 miles north of the Stein Highway light. An offering will be taken to benefit the work of the mission. Jim Baker of the Jumpin' Juke Box will be the emcee for the evening. Some of the men from the mission will share testimony and song. The stage will be shared by Pink Grass which is a female bluegrass band, The Sussex Mass Choir, soloist Rick Prouse, guitarists Kendall George and John Clifton, Craig Banks, Earl Hoopes and Greg Brittingham of the Good News Tour and recording artist Corey Franklin. Some of the artists will have CDs for sale. Call the mission at 629-2559 for details.

Young-N-Anointed Ministries
The Young-N-Anointed Ministries is a ministry in which young Christians come together to fellowship and discuss daily issues in the young Christian community. If you would like to be a part of this movement contact the founders before April 1 minister Tramell Bell, at 236-7546, or evangelist Temerius Drummond, 337-7208

St. Luke's plans memorial garden
St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Seaford, has announced plans for a memorial garden which will be located on the left side of the church. It is a shady, quiet area and is a place to sit and reflect. There will be memorial stepping stones throughout the garden engraved with the names of those being memorialized. There is already a bench and a chair which were given in memory. As weather permits, planting of flowers and shrubs will begin. Those wishing to make a memorial donation may call the church office at 629-7979.

Celebrate Recovery support group
Celebrate Recovery, a support group for those who have hurts, habits and hang-ups, meets Tuesday evenings at 8 p.m. in room 203, at St. John's United Methodist Church, Pine and Poplar streets, Seaford. This 12-step program recognizes Jesus Christ as the higher power and seeks healing through mutual care, study and prayer. Call 629-9466 ext. 21 for details.

Saint Luke's guest speakers
On Sunday, April 2, St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Seaford will observe the fifth Sunday in Lent with a service of Holy Eucharist and Stations of the Cross. Dick and Jan Condit, national coordinators for the upcoming Faith Alive weekend on April 28-30, will address the congregation. Following the service, the Condits will meet with the St. Luke's Faith Alive team, chaired by Sue Short, Jocelyn Quick, Nancy Harper and Janet Hubbard. Everyone is welcome to join in worship at St. Luke's.

No Name Band at Grace UMC The No Name Band will be at Grace United Methodist Church Hall, Georgetown, on Friday, April 7, at 7:30 p.m. For further information, contact Everett Warrington at 337-7198.

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