Gospel Café Saturday nights
Centenary United Methodist church, corner of Poplar and Market streets, Laurel, will hold its Gospel Café every Saturday night, at 6 p.m., featuring Bruce and Nancy Willey Music Ministry, live Christian music, fellowship and refreshments. Dec. 30, New Year's Eve party, featuring Cassandra Abbott. Every week, Mary Ann Young joins us. Everyone is invited to attend. Come as you are. For more information, contact the church office at 875-3983 between 8 a.m. and noon, or Bruce Willey at 875-5539. Psalm: 150 "Let everything that has breath praise the Lord."
St Luke's Church brotherhood
A Brotherhood of St. Andrew Chapter is being organized at St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Seaford. This is the oldest ministry for men of the Episcopal Church and the Anglican Communion. Their goal is to promote evangelism and to draw men to Jesus Christ. St. Andrew is the patron saint of Scotland and has ties to the Episcopal Church in America through the consecration of America's first Episcopal bishop, Samuel Seabury in Scotland in 1784, the first Episcopal bishop outside of the British Isles. The Seaford Chapter of the Brotherhood of St. Andrew is being organized by Herb Quick, Jim Crescenzo, and Joe Coladonato and is open to all men in the area. For more information contact Joe Coladonato at 629-5597.
All Saints Episcopal Church
Lessons and Carols followed by a parish luncheon will be offered on Sunday, Dec. 31 at 10 a.m. Father Custer Ruley of Seaford is the priest at All Saints. Any questions Fr. Ruley, Jr., 810 Lantana Drive, Seaford, DE 19973; phone 629-2817; or Ann Jones, 846-2128.
New Year's Eve Concert
St. Paul's United Methodist Church located on Old Stage road in laurel, will hold a New Year's Eve Gospel Concert on Dec. 31, at 9 p.m. Featured groups include Sounds of Joy, O'Day Family Singers, and Don Murray Family Band. For more information, call Pastor Don at 856-6107. Directions to the church are available at 875-7900, option 3.
Christmas Cantata at Mt. Olivet
On Sunday, Dec. 31, at 8:30 and 11 a.m., the Gospel Group "Good News Tour" will sing at both services. All are welcome.
St. Phillip's special services
On Sunday, Dec. 31, will be Lessons and Carols at 9:30 a.m. There will not be any Church School.
Festivities planned on MLK Day
A prayer breakfast, "Dare to Dream like the King," is planned for Jan. 15, 2007 at 8 a.m. at the Seaford Country Club. The breakfast, which is a buffet, features keynote speaker, Dara Laws, the 2007 Seaford School District Teacher of the Year. Entertainment will be provided by The Good News Tour. Drs. Julius and NaTasha Mullen will receive the Community Recognition Award. Admission is $20 by advance tickets only. In conjunction with the prayer breakfast, the Western Sussex Boys & Girls Club will hold a day of activities for young adults from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $1 and features 7 Quilts for 7 Sisters as well as crafts, storytellers and entertainment. The day includes a teen summit and youth dance. Lunch is provided and vendors and giveaways are also included. For tickets and information, call 628-1908.