Church News
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Chicken and Dumpling Dinner

The women of the Woodland United Methodist Church, 5123 Woodland Church Rd., Seaford, will serve a Chicken and Dumpling Dinner at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 16. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Cost is $10; children ages 6-12, $5; ages 5 and under, free. Woodland Church is located 4.5 miles west of Seaford next to the Woodland Ferry house. No carry-outs. For more information, call 629-5404 or 629-6123.

Gospel Choir in Concert

John Wesley United Methodist Church, 804 Chandler St., Seaford, presents Sussex Community Gospel Mass Choir in Concert at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 23. A free will offering will be taken to benefit the building fund.

Revival Services

Clarence Street Church of God in Seaford will hold revival services nightly at 7 on Tuesday, Jan. 19 through Friday, Jan. 22. All are welcome. Guest revivalist will be the Rev. Jacqui Smith, a full-time evangelist licensed within the Church of God (Cleveland). Rev. Jacqui has preached in 44 states and 17 countries. For more information, call Pastor Carlton Cannon Sr. at 448-0852 or the church at 629-9443.

St. Stephens events

Join us for the following events at St. Stephens UMC, 101 E. State St., Delmar. For more information, contact the church office at 846-9501 or visit
Donations are needed for Operation We Care, which sends supplies to troops overseas. For more information, contact Brenda Morris or visit

Feb. 9 - Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner - 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Feb. 10 - Ash Wednesday Service - 7 p.m.

Community Youth Prayer Breakfast

Church of God and Saints of Christ in Seaford will hold a Community Youth Prayer Breakfast on Saturday, Jan. 16 at 9 a.m. Fruit of the Spirit will be delivered by Minister Michael Eley. Free breakfast, free will offering. Praise teams, praise dancers, soloists and poets are welcome to participate. Call Deacon Robert Brown at 302-212-9784.

Beef and Dumpling Dinner

The Men of Zoar UMC will hold their semi-annual Beef and Dumpling Dinner from 4-6 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 23. Cost is $12 for adults and $8 for children. The church is located at 24463 Gravel Hill Rd., Millsboro. For more information, call Ralph at 934-6426.

Father Daughter Dance

Mount Olivet's annual Father Daughter Dance will be held on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016 from 7-9:30 p.m. at Seaford High School. Tickets are available for purchase at Posey Palace and on The Bridge's website. Tickets are $15. Get your tickets early as the event has sold out in previous years.

Coffee and Conversation

CoffeeandConversation, 6:30 p.m., Friday, Jan. 22, at Tressler Mennonite Church in Greenwood. This month's topic is "What happens when we don't deserve God's favor?," for those with questions about spirituality and Christianity. Everyone welcome; bring questions on any topic. For information, call or text 302-228-6771, email, or visit