Church News
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Multi-family yard sale Abundant Life Christian Church will hold a multi-family yard sale on Saturday, May 12, from 7 a.m. to noon. Scrapple sandwiches will also be for sale. Space is available to set up a table. Call 302-604-4575 for more information.

Mt. Calvary A.M.E. Church The Mothers and Daughters Prayer Brunch scheduled for Saturday, May 12, at Mt. Calvary A.M.E. Church, Concord, has been canceled. The Annual Trustee Day will be held on Sunday, May 20 at 10 a.m. For more information, call 302-536-7692 or 302-629-6880.

New Zion Tea Social The women of New Zion UMC in Laurel will hold a Tea Social on Saturday, May 12 at 1 p.m. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door. For more information, contact Sister Deneen Horsey at 302-542-6377.

Events at St. Stephens UMC Join us at St. Stephens UMC, 101 E. State St., Delmar. Join us on Sundays - 9 a.m. - Contemporary Praise Service; 10 a.m. - KIDZ & Adult Sunday school classes; 11 a.m. - Traditional Service & KIDZ Church For more information, contact the church office at 846-9501 or visit or on Facebook at delmarststephens. Dinner Theater - In keeping with the theme of the 150th anniversary of St. Stephens UMC, the church will hold a Dinner Theater on Saturday, May 12. Dinner will be held at 5:30 p.m. followed by the play at 7. The play will take us from the beginning of our church until today. Admission is free but donations will be excepted. Annual Golf Tournament - The 11th Annual Golf Tournament will take place at the Green Hill Country Club in Quantico, Md., on Friday, June 15. Registration opens at 8 a.m. and coffee will be available. Tee time is at 9 a.m. using a Scramble format. This years tournament honors Greg and Joy Smith, a couple with true servants hearts and a blessing to St. Stephens UMC.

John Wesley Annual Womens Day is May 20 The John Wesley UM Churchs Annual Womens Day will take place on May 20 at 3:30 p.m. at the church, located on 3rd and Chandler St. in Seaford. The speaker is Apostle Helena Bailey of Kingdom Life Family Ministries of Millsboro. Everyone is welcome.

Bike Blessing to take place May 26 A Bike Blessing will take place on May 26 at 10 a.m. at Crossroad Community Church, located at 20684 State Forest Road in Georgetown. The rain date is June 2. Lunch will take place at noon. Visit or call 302-629-0111 for more information.

Sunday Night Gospel Series Join us at Centenary UMC, 200 W. Market St., Laurel, for our Sunday Night Gospel Series. All concerts begin at 6 p.m. There will be refreshments and a time of fellowship following each concert. May 20- Precious Memories May 27 - Walking Miracle Ministries

Spring Concert at Old Christ Church The board of directors of Old Christ Church League in Laurel invites the public to itsannual Spring Concert at the historic church at 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 20.

Members of the Southern Delaware Chorale will perform a variety of musical styles.Also performing this year is Ged Pearson, of Seaford, who will perform several piano selections, in addition to selections on the clarinet. Built in 1771, Old Christ Church is listed in theNational Register of Historic Places. The church is located off Rt. 24 in Laurel on Christ Church Road and Chipman Pond Road. Admission is free, however, free will donations will be accepted for the preservation of the church.For more information, call 536-1384.

Gospel singers and musicians wanted for open mic Open Mic Christian Night is actively searching for Gospel/Christian singers and Christian comedians on a regular basis to assist for our Open Mic Christian Night at Compassionate Shepherd Ministries in Laurel. Also looking for musicians who enjoy playing Gospel music. We already have a keyboard, bass, and rhythm guitar players. Maybe a lead, fiddler, steel guitar and drummer. We hold our Open Mic night the first Friday of every month starting in April - December. This is a great way to showcase your talents for various churches at one time.Our audience is a mixture of varied churches throughout the area. More chance of exposure for a chance to perform at their own church. Whether you sing solo, duo, quartet or larger group contact me now at Dean Adkins 302-430-4613.Dont forget to visit Open Mike Christian Night also on Facebook. You will enjoy your evenings with us.

Sandwich and yard sale The Delmar Church of God of Prophecy, located on Route 13 and Dorothy Road, will hold a sandwich sale on May 12 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be oyster, crab cake, soft shell, cheese steak sandwiches and more. Homemade ice cream and baked goods will also be available as will yard sale space for $10. For more information, call 443-235-5494.

Prayer Brunch Mt. Calvary A.M.E. Church, Concord, will hold a Mothers and Daughters Prayer Brunch on Saturday, May 12 from 10 a.m. to noon. The theme is Living and Walking in the Spirit from Galatians 5:25. Guest speaker will be Minister Patience Walker-Cannon, first lady of Citadel of Hope Deliverance Ministries. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call 302-536-7692 or 302-629-6880.

Father-Son/Brother-Brother Banquet The United Methodist Women of Mt. Calvary United Methodist Church, Bridgeville,will be sponsoring a Father-Son/Brother-Brother Banquet to celebrate men and the important role they play in our lives. The event will be held at 6 p.m. on Saturday,June 9, in the Fellowship Hall at Union Church, 2 N. Laws St., Bridgeville.Special guest and emcee will be gospel comedian JReam. Cost is $25 for adults, $12.50 for ages 5-12; ages 4 and under are free but they must have a ticket. Deadline to purchase tickets is May 31. No tickets will be sold at the door.For more information or tickets, contact Pat Smith at 858-6143.