Church News
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Hymn Sing & Potluck Dinner St. Stephens United Methodist Church in Delmar will hold an Old Fashioned Hymn Sing & Potluck Dinner on Sunday, April 27, from 4 to 7 p.m., in Camelot Hall. Join us for an evening with the Homeland Singers. Bring a covered dish (donations only) to benefit St. Stephens UMC. Everyone is welcome.

Concert rescheduled The Precious Memories concert scheduled for Sunday, April 27, at First Baptist Church of Delmar, has been rescheduled for sometime in June. The new date will be announced at a later time. We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to seeing everyone in June.

Welcome home to Wesley A homecoming and historic marker unveiling for Wesley UMC, located at 22025 Atlanta Rd., Seaford, is planned for Saturday, May 10. All who are members, attendees or friends have a special invitation. Come and enjoy fellowship, gospel music by The Sounds of Joy and refreshments. The unveiling will be held at 2 p.m. followed by music at 3.

Gospel Cafe returns The Gospel Cafe will open on Saturday, May 3 at Christ Evangelistic Church in Laurel. Dinner by Marilyns Catering will be held at 5 p.m. Music featuring Michael Falknor and Kaila Clucas from Delaware Teen Challenge will begin at 6. Come join us for an evening of food, fellowship and praise to our Lord. The Gospel Cafe is non-denominational. For more information, call Nancy at 875-5539.

Two-day plant sale Union United Methodist Church will hold its annual two-day plant sale on Friday, April 25 from noon to 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 26 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., behind the church. The sale will feature many annual and perennial varieties as well as many hanging baskets which are perfect for Mothers Day. Hot dogs and sodas will be for sale. Ample parking is available behind the church and help will be available to transport plants to your vehicle. Union United Methodist Church is located at 301 N. Main St., Federalsburg. For more information, call 410-754-9210.

Friends and Family Day Union United Methodist Church in Bridgeville Friends and Family Day is Sunday, April 27. We encourage everyone who doesnt have a home church to join us in worship on this special day. The contemporary service begins at 9 a.m. and features the churchs Praise Team. Childrens church begins at 9 and Sunday School classes for all ages begin at 10. The traditional service begins at 11. A six-week Bible study about The Prodigal Son by Timothy Keller will begin on Tuesday, May 6. Study leader is the Rev. Martha Callaway. Classes will be held in the Colonial Room. To register, contact Joan Hastings at 337-7409, ext. 16, no later than April 21.

Monthly writers group Have you always wished you could write stories, articles or even a book, but dont know how to begin? Have you drafted manuscripts, but need help getting them published? Whether you are a novice or have achieved success in writing, you are invited to join Kingdom Writers Fellowship. We are a small, warm and welcoming writers group that meets monthly on the third Tuesday evening at Grace Baptist Church in Seaford. For more information, call 858-2239 or 628-4594.

Open Mike Christian Night Open Mike Christian Night is the first and third Friday of every month from 7 to 9 p.m. at The Lighthouse Church. Free admission and free snacks. Bring your singing talents - CD or musical instrument. One person, group singers, young to seniors are welcome. Enjoy singing, praises and testimonials to the Lord. An array of great singers are already lined up. We are collecting donations of Vienna sausages, snacks and stuffed toys for kids backpacks. The church is located at 27225 Kaye Rd., Laurel. For information and scheduling, call Dean at 875-2115. Visit us on Facebook at Open Mike Christian Night.

Hymn Sing at St. Pauls St. Pauls UMC in Laurel invites the community to this months Hymn Sing on Sunday, April 27, featuring The Baptist Boys, a mens Southern Gospel group from Princess Anne, Md. The program starts at 5:15 p.m. and a love offering will be taken to benefit the groups music ministry. St. Pauls UMC is located at 32827 Old Stage Road, Laurel.

Native American Womens Choir A Native American womens praise choir representing 19 tribes will perform at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 11, at Grace Baptist Church in Seaford. The choir will present a program of praise music singing in the Cherokee, Choctaw and Chickasaw languages. The program is free and open to the public. For more information, call the church at 629-8434 or 629-9617. Spring Yard Sale Careys United Methodist Church will hold a Spring Yard Sale on Saturday, May 3, at the church on Careys Camp Road in Millsboro. Come to buy, come to sell! Everyone is invited to reserve a space. Bring your own tables. Cost is $5 per space, payable on site. Scrapple sandwiches, hamburgers, hot dogs and drinks will be available. For more information and to reserve a space, call Josephine Dorey at 934-7665.

Southern Gospel Concert The award winning Southern Gospel Group, The Browders, will appear in concert at Snethen United Methodist Church in Mardela Springs, Md., at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 1. A love offering will be taken. Their latest release, Lift Up His Name, is number one on the Southern Gospel Music Billboard. For more information, contact Gail Phillips at 846-3641.