Church News
Thursday, October 23, 2014
'Moses' at Sight & Sound John Wesley UMC Seaford is sponsoring a trip to see the play, Moses, at Sight & Sound Theatre in Lancaster, Pa., on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. Cost, which is $125 for adults and $95 for children, includes the show at 2:45 p.m. and family style dinner at Hershey Farms at 6:15. Bus leaves at 10 a.m. from Big Lots in Seaford. The first payment of $40 is due Oct. 3, the second payment of $40 on Nov. 30 and the balance of $45 is due Dec. 31. For more information, contact Joyce Banks at 245-6177 or 349-5816. Sorry, no refunds.

Free Clothing and Soup Kitchen Seaford Wesleyan Church sponsors a "Free Clothing and Soup Kitchen" every second Saturday of the month from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 202 North St., Seaford. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call 628-1020.

Free Thanksgiving Meal A free Thanksgiving Day meal will be held at the Lighted Pathway Family Life Center in Seaford on Thanksgiving Day from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Life Center is located at 425 E. Stein Hwy., Seaford. Everyone is invited. To volunteer or sponsor the event, call 629-8583 or attend one of the planning meetings at 7 p.m. on Oct. 21, Nov. 4 or Nov. 18.

Events at Union UMC Union United Methodist Church (UUMC) in Bridgeville will hold a Community Fall Party for children and youth from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 26. There will be refreshments, games and a hayride through town. All small children must be accompanied by an adult for the hayride. Come and join us for a fun evening, free and open to all. For more information, contact Joan Hastings, program director, at 337-7409, ext. 16. The church presents "The Talk We Need to Have," on Saturday, Nov. 8. This event will feature a variety of speakers that will provide information on how we can prepare our family members for a time when difficult medical/financial decisions need to be made and we are no longer capable of making those decisions. The event will begin at 8 a.m. with a continental breakfast followed by speakers from 9 to noon. Scheduled speakers include Procino-Wells and Woodward, LLC; Edward Jones, Financial Investment; Alzheimer's Association; Hospice and Parsell's Funeral Homes and Crematorium. This event is free and open to all but pre-registration is required. For more information and to register, call Joan Hastings, program director, at 302-337-7409, ext. 16 or

Events at Wesley UMC Wesley United Methodist Church in Seaford will hold the following events this fall: Mondays, 8 a.m. - Bagels and Bible Study/Women's Bible Study - "The Frazzled Female" Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. - Adult Bible Study - "Luke" and Kingdom Kids Youth Group (ages 4-11) Saturday, Oct. 25, 7 p.m. - "Harvest Party" featuring a bonfire and games

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 6:30-8 p.m. - Movie Night - "Mercy Rules" Wednesday, Dec. 3, 6:30 - Movie Night (movie to be determined) Sunday, Dec. 14 (time to be determined) - "Jerry Jones" in concert

American Music Theater trip Join Christ United Methodist Church in Laurel for a trip to the American Music Theater, Lancaster, Pa., to see their Christmas Show on Friday, Dec. 5. Tickets are $75 which include the show, transportation and buffet lunch at Bird-in-Hand. Call the church office at 875-4233 to reserve seating.

The Book Event Crossroad Community Church in Georgetown will hold The Book Event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 8. The Book Event will feature more than 20 local Christian authors. Buy books for you and your loved ones, or donate them to people in need. For more information, contact Judi at 302-684-3603.

Monthly writers' group Have you always wished you could write stories, articles or even a book, but don't 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.

2014 Thanksgiving for Thousands Mountaire Farms begins its 20th year as sponsor of the Thanksgiving for Thousands food drive program in Delmarva, helping families in Delaware, Maryland and Virginia enjoy a holiday meal. On Saturday, Nov. 8, at 10 a.m., volunteers from American Legion Posts in Sussex and Kent counties, along with church and other community volunteers, will be positioned at the following stores helping with the food drive program: Hockers's Supercenter in Ocean View; Super Fresh - West Ocean City, Md., Rehoboth Beach; Redner's - Georgetown, Milford, Camden; Giant - Long Neck, Millville; Safeway - Rehoboth Beach; Wal-Mart - Rehoboth, Georgetown, Milford. On Monday, Nov. 24, at 8:30 a.m., volunteers will be at the Mountaire Farms Selbyville warehouse packing 10,000 boxes of staples and a Mountaire roaster to help feed more than 45,000 individuals this holiday season. For information or to volunteer these food items, contact Roger Marino at Mountaire Farms at or call 934-3123.

2014 Ladies Day The Laurel Church of Christ 2014 Ladies' Day is Saturday, Oct. 25. The theme is "Will Your Anchor Hold?" For more information contact Ginger Trader at 410-543-0000. Guest speaker is Kathy Pollard of the Bible Institute of Denver.