Church News
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Taco Tuesday at Mt. Nemo Taco Tuesday will be held at Mt. Nemo UMC Fellowship Hall, Delmar, Del., on Tuesday, July 24 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Menu choices include three hard/soft tacos; a taco boat - one hard/one soft taco; taco salad - one hard/one soft taco; and three wraps. All choices include a cookie and drink. Cost is $5 for any combination.

Events at St. Stephens UMC Join us at St. Stephens UMC, 101 E. State St., Delmar, 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. August - Talent Show & Ice Cream Social - Saturday, Aug. 18, 6 p.m. September - Church Social and a Gospel Music Sing - Sunday, Sept. 16 - Service at 10 a.m. Reception to follow. Featuring the Homeland Singers. This will end our year long celebration of our 150th year. We will have a time capsule to bury.

VBS for Mentally Challenged The BSSP Program at Christ Lutheran Church, located at 315 N. Shipley St. in Seaford, will host its summer Vacation Bible School program on Aug. 6-10 for mentally challenged youth and adults. The theme is "Splash Cannon". Students will sing, pray, and learn through five Bible stories about how God keeps his promise through life's wild ride. A light dinner will be served from 6-6:30 p.m. Class is from 6:30-8 p.m. Bible stories will be told by a storyteller, along with puppets, music, games, and crafts. Come join the fun and bring a friend. For more information, call Leona at 629-2770 or Donna at 629-4183.

Joy on the Camp Ground The John Wesley Annual Camp presents "Joy on the Camp Ground" on Saturday, July 28 from 11 a.m. until. The event will take place at 804 3rd Street in Seaford. There will be ministry through music, food vendors, praise dancers, face painting, children's games, a motorcycle show, and adult horseshoes. The church's pastor is Rev. Peggy Briggs.

Yard, Bake Sale A "Variety" Yard Sale and Bake Sale will be held on Saturday, July 21, at Wheatley Methodist Church Hall, Rt. 313 and Wheatley Church Road near Galestown, Md. Doors open at 7:30 a.m. Coffee, soda, bottled water and homemade baked goods will be available. The event will be held indoors, rain or shine.

VBS at Gethsemane U.M. Church Gethsemane United Methodist Church will be offering Shipwrecked Vacation Bible School on Aug. 6-9, 6-8 p.m. for kids who will by 4 by Aug. 31, and not in diapers, through kids who will be entering 5th grade in the fall.

Kids will have fun as they explore the Bible, sing songs, play games, and do crafts while learning that Jesus will carry them through the storms of life. Gethsemane is located at 2701 Woodland Ferry Rd., on Rt. 20, four miles west of Seaford. While not mandatory, early registration is encouraged. For more information or to register your child, visit

VBS at Laurel Wesleyan Laurel Wesleyan Church "Incredible Faith FAM JAM" Family Style VBS for all ages will be held Aug. 8-10, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Includes dinner, crafts, worship, games and the Word of God. A parent or guardian must attend with their children. Register online at or call the church office 302-875-5380. There will be a wrap up service with a hot dog lunch and games on Sunday, Aug 12, at 10 a.m. The church is located at 30186 Seaford Rd. (Alt. 13), Laurel.

VBS at Christ Lutheran Christ Lutheran Church, 315 N. Shipley St., will hold Vacation Bible School - Splash Canyon - on July 30-Aug. 3 for kids ages 3 and up. Dinner will be served each evening at 5:30 followed by VBS from 6 to 8 p.m. Come along with us as we sing fun songs, do crazy crafts, and more. To register, call the church office at 302-629-9755.

Revival to take place in Blades There will be a Revival in the Town Blades Public Park on July 21 from 1-6 p.m. Bring lawn chairs. Refreshments will be served. Call 629-6562 with questions.

Centenary UMC Gospel Concerts Centenary United Methodist Church, located at 200 W. Market Street in Laurel, will hold the following concerts at 6 p.m. with light refreshments to be served following the concerts: July 22- Sons of Thunder July 29- Sara Beth and KBR Youth Service St. Matthews First Baptist Church of 32129 Wolfe Street, Laurel is having Youth Service, Sunday, July 29 at 11 a.m. at morning worship. Sis. Joy Baker will be the messenger.

VBS at St. Paul's UMC St. Paul's UMC at 32827 Old Stage Rd. in Laurel will have Vacation Bible School July 30 through Aug. 3 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. This year's theme is Shipwrecked, rescued by Jesus. The church will be serving a light dinner from 5:45-6:15 p.m. VBS is open for ages Pre-K through youth. Pre-registration is recommended. Any questions, please call 875-2713 and ask for Miss Bee.