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Wesley Chapel U.M. Church Gospel Celebrations

At 10:45 a.m. on Sunday, April 19, a Men in Black/Women in White service will be held at Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church.

On Sunday, April 26, Men and Women’s Day will be celebrated with the theme being “Men and Women in Christ.” Services are as follows: Morning Worship Service at 10:45 a.m.; Afternoon Worship Service at 4 p.m.

The Church is located in Slaughter Neck and the pastor is Dr. Joshua L. Lebelo. For more information on these events, call 422-6518.



Lenten Wednesday services

The Milford Ministerium is sponsoring Lenten Wednesday a service at noon on Wednesday, April 1 at Mt. Enon Baptist Church.

The host church provides a simple luncheon that follows. There will also be an Easter Sunrise Service at 6:30 a.m. in Bicentennial Park. The Milford Ministerium is an organization of Milford area clergy and church representatives committed to addressing the spiritual health and human needs of the Milford community.



Upcoming Events Reformation Lutheran ChurchLenten Soup Suppers

Every Wednesday during Lent, come enjoy fellowship and soup; an engaging and brief presentation about the Apostle’s Creed by Pastor Ludwig and a fun follow-up activity lead by Sandra Wachter-Myers.

Schedule of topics and times:

6:30 p.m.: Soup

7 p.m.: The Apostles Creed, presentation and activity by Pastor Ludwig and Mrs. Wachter-Myers

7:40 p.m.: Vespers Worship

April 1: God, the Holy Spirit (part 2)

April 8: A Creed for Today

Worship Services, Times and Homily Topics: 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m., Sunday

March 29: “The Mediocre Inn”

Sunday School is at 9:45 p.m.



Christ Episcopal Church hosting Mary Baldwin College Choir Sunday

The 50-voice women’s Mary Baldwin College Choir under the direction of David Tate will sing during the 10:15 a.m. service on March 29 at Christ Episcopal Church, 200 Church St., Milford. Service presenting various sacred selections. You are welcome to join us for this special opportunity.



Soup and Clothes Outreach at Freedom Worship Center

Freedom Worship Center hosts a soup and clothes outreach from noon to 2 p.m. every Tuesday. The Center is located at 723 S. Washington St., Milford.

For more information, call Pastor Mike Mills at 841-7929.



Services at the Episcopal Church of St. John the Baptist

Each Sunday, the Episcopal Church of St. John the Baptist, located at 307 Federal St. in Milton, holds Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and Eucharistic worship service at 10 a.m. followed by coffee hour. Choir participation is every Sunday. Bible Study is at 7 p.m. on Mondays. The Rev. John Barton officiates. For more information, call 684-8431.



La Roca Church Hosts English Language Prayer Meeting

Church of God the Rock (Iglesia de Dios La Roca), 310 S. E. Front St., Milford, hosts an English language Prayer Meeting from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. each Saturday. The name of the group is “The Great I AM Pentecostal Fellowship.” Meetings include praise and worship music, testimonies and prayers for participants, area churches and revival. Dress is casual. After the music, children may attend Kids’ Time and enjoy a brief Bible study, coloring and related activities.

For more information, call Pastor Roberto and Pastor Janet at 424-7718 or Ken and Anna at 424-1277.



News Briefs from Christ Episcopal Church Milford

Eucharist - 7:30 a.m. and 10:15 a.m., Sunday, March 29

Girl Scouts - 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday, March 31

Diocesan Convention, Wilmington - March 27 and 28

Don’t come to church empty handed: Please bring Jell-O, toilet paper, dish detergent and peanut butter to church for the Milford Community Pantry.

GED Classes meet from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday and Wednesday. For more information, call Polytech’s Mike Coverdale at 697-4545.

Choir Rehearsals are from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., Wednesday.

Open NA Meetings are held at 8 p.m. on Thursday and at 7 p.m. on Saturday nights in Baker Hall.

The church is located at the corner of Church Street and Northwest 2nd Street, one block north of NW Front Street. Our Sunday services are at 7:30 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. Babysitting is available for the 10:15 service.

If a pastoral emergency arises, contact the parish office at 422-8466. Office hours are from 9 to 11 a.m. on Monday and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday though Thursday.



Conley’s UM Church presents Living Easter

Conley’s United Methodist Church in Angola, Delaware, will present its second annual Living Easter from 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday, April 3 and Saturday, April 4 at 33104 Jolyns Way off of Camp Arrowhead Road. The rain-date is from 7 to 9 p.m. on Sunday, April 5.

Admission is free, and there will be ample free parking. Golf carts to help the handicapped will be available each night. All donations of cash and canned goods go to local charities.

The church is located a half-mile from Peddler’s Village shopping center on Route 24. The church’s phone number is 945-1881, and the web site is www.ConleysChurch.com.