Asbury United Methodist Church, 55 W. Lincoln Ave. Worship service is at 10:45 a.m. Sunday school for all ages is at 9:30 a.m. Handicap-accessible.
Bellpoint United Methodist Church, 4771 State Route 257 South, just North of U.S. 42 S. Traditional Worship Service at 8:30 a.m. Sunday School for everyone at 9:45 a.m. and Contemporary Worship Service at 11 a.m. Nursery available for all services. Holy Communion celebrated on the 1st Sunday of the month. www.bellpointumc.com.
Calvary Baptist Church, 1450 Troy Road. Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; morning worship, 10:45 a.m.; evening worship, 6 p.m.; Wednesday service, 7 p.m.
Central Community Baptist Church. Traditional American Baptist 10:15 a.m. worship hour on Sunday at All Occasions Catering, 6989 Waldo/Delaware Road. Our mission is to support those serving in the mission field as well as needs in our local community.
Church of the Messiah United Methodist Church, 51 N. State St., Westerville. The church has deep roots in Methodism and is Wesleyan in theology and practice. For information, call 614-882-2167.
Delaware Church of Christ, 71 Ohio 203, Delaware. DelawareChurch.org. Bible study for all ages at 9:30 a.m.; worship services at 10:30 a.m.; evening worship 6:30 p.m. We meet again on Wednesday at 7 p.m. to study God’s word. Please join us at all services. The annual Young at Heart gathering is Tuesday, April 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Speaker this year is Brent Gallagher. A graduate of Freed-Hardeman University. Brent works with the Oakland Road Church in Fairmont W. Va. Lunch provided. Registration at 9:30 a.m. with coffee and pastries.
Delaware Grace, 375 Hills-Miller Road. Join us at 9:30 a.m. or 11 a.m. at Delaware Grace. Visit delawaregrace.org or call 740-363-3613.
East Side Mission Church, 32 Joy Ave., Delaware. 740-369-0057. Sunday school at 9:45 a.m.; Sunday evening services at 6 p.m.; Wednesday evening services and youth group at 7 p.m.
Epic Life Church, 8930 Commerce Loop Drive in South Old State Business Center. Services at 10 a.m. Go to epiclifechurch.net.
Father’s House International Church, 420 Park Ave., Delaware. Website: fathershouseonline.com. Pastor is the Rev. Mike Sanders. Father’s House is a word of faith, spirit-filled church. Our services are a time of music, fun and a practical message that we believe will be truly helpful. Services on Sundays at 10:30 a.m.
First Baptist Church, 101 N. Franklin St., 740-363-7021. Website: fbcdelaware.org. The Rev. Mark Allison is the pastor. We are an American Baptist Church that welcomes all who seek fellowship, spiritual growth and service to others. There is Sunday School for all ages at 9:30 a.m. and worship is at 10:45 a.m. We celebrate Holy Communion on the first Sunday of each month. Handicap accessible.
First Presbyterian Church, 73 W. Winter St. Websites: delfpc.org and Facebook. All are welcome to FPC. Join us for worship at 10 a.m. After the children’s moment, children and pre-school through fifth grade are invited to our Sunday school program. A restless room and nursery are available, and we are handicap accessible. Following worship, we offer Sunday school programs for adults and high school students. Worship at Willow Brook Christian Village is held the third Sunday of every month at 2 p.m.
Gospel Light Baptist Church, 35 South Galena Road, Sunbury (Gossing Construction Center). Pastor Chris Tullos, 740-817-2597, glbcsunbury.org. Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; traditional worship, 10:30 a.m.; Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. Listen to Shine the Light, 3 p.m. Saturdays on 91.5 FM.
Kilbourne United Methodist Church, 5591 State Route 521, worship at 10:30 a.m. every Sunday. Sunday school is available at 9:30 a.m. Interested children may attend Junior Church for the last part of worship. Fellowship time for all ages follows worship. We have ministries available for all ages throughout the week. Contact us at 740-524-6041 or at [email protected] Check out our website at www.kilbourneumc.com.
Morrow Bible Church, 423 County Road 204 (near intersection of CR 204 and CR 15, 2.5 miles southwest of Sparta). A Good Friday Service will be held on April 14, at 7 p.m. Dr. Ron Williams will preach. He is Director of Hephzibah House in Winona Lake, Indiana. Resurrection Sunday (April 16) will begin with a Sunrise Service at 7 a.m. at the Bloomfield Cemetery. Breakfast will be served at the church immediately following this service. Dr. Williams will also speak on Easter Sunday. Sunday School will be at 9:30 a.m., the Morning Resurrection Worship Service at 10:45 a.m. In recognition of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation this year, a special film will be shown in the Evening Service at 6:30 p.m. The 1983 BBC film Martin Luther: Heretic is a dramatic summary of the reformer’s life.
New Beginnings United Methodist Church, State Route 37 East. Pastor: Rev. David Carter. Traditional worship service is at 9 a.m. The contemporary service is at 10:30 a.m. Sunday school and small groups for all ages meet during the worship times. Call the church office at 740-363-2092 or visit elawarenewbeginnings.com for more information about our different ministries.
Ostrander Presbyterian Church, 117 North St. The church was established in 1834.
Peachblow United Methodist Church, 3247 Peachblow Road, Lewis Center. Call 740-548-7024 or visit peachblowumc.org. Pastor Tom Keene can be reached at 614-561-5047. Sunday 9:30 a.m. Bible study; worship celebration 10:30 a.m. We celebrate Holy Communion the first Sunday of each month. You can also find us on U-Stream each Sunday at 10:30 a.m.; just click on the blue “Live Broadcast” button.
Pleasant Hill Free Will Baptist Church, 230 Hayes St., Delaware. Phone number is 740-363-5295. Sunday school at 10 a.m.; church service is at 11 a.m.; and evening service at 6 p.m. Wednesday Bible study is at 7 p.m.
Promise Church, 9012 Cotter St., Lewis Center. Everyone is welcome at 10 a.m. Sunday. The worship service is informal and contemporary. It includes an opportunity to ask questions and dialog with the pastor. For information, visit ThePromiseChurch.net.
Radnor Congregational Church, 4407 State Route 203. Sunday worship is at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Dan Bill. Children’s Sunday school will be during worship with teacher Mel Kerr.
St. John Neumann Catholic Church, 9633 Ohio 37 East, Sunbury.
St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 28 E. William St. Services: 8 a.m. traditional; 10:30 a.m. blended. Sunday School for all ages at 9:15 a.m. Late service broadcast on Channel 21 or 96-104. Rebroadcast on Wednesday night at 7:30 p.m. Late service also on WINF (98.5 FM). Now streaming www.stmarksdelaware.com.
St. Mary Catholic Church, 82 E. William St. Sunday, March 19 Lenten reconciliation service, 2:30 p.m. Reconciliation open to all parish, 3:30 p.m. Friday, March 10, exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, 7-9 p.m. Living Stations of the Cross, March 30 at noon; March 31 at 7 p.m. Phone: 740-363-4641. Website: www.delawarestmary.org.
St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 45 West Winter Street. There is no better time for you and your children to join our congregation than the week before Easter. Two triumphant Palm Sunday services begin a week of solemn, ages-old custom that is the heart of Christianity. Stations of the Cross on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Saturday’s Great Vigil services (each at 7 p.m.) bring you closer to the true meaning of Easter. We also invite you to join us every Sunday for warm fellowship and traditional worship services at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., each with Holy Communion. The later service features organ and choir music under the direction of Carol Hallenbeck. Bring the family, because young people are a vibrant part of our congregation. In fact, you will often see youngsters participating in the services. Visit www.stpetersdelaware.org or our Facebook page. Phone: 740-369-3175.
Sunbury United Methodist Church, 100 W. Cherry St. For information, contact the church office at 740-965-3813.
Unity Church of Delaware, 4277 U.S. 23 North (across from Camp Lazarus). Sunday service is at 10:30 a.m. Visit Visit Facebook.com/unitychurchofdelaware or UnityDelawareOhio.org, or call 740-363-7800. Handicap accessible, one of the non-profit organizations associated with the Delaware County Community Market, and affiliated with the Association of Unity Churches International. All are welcome. Love offering. For information, www.unitydelawareohio.org
Victory Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 200 S. Liberty St. Sabbath school: 9:30 a.m. Worship hour: 11 a.m.
Warrensburg United Methodist Church, 1025 Ohio 257 (intersection of Ohio 257 and Warrensburg Road, halfway between U.S. 36 and Ohio 37). Like us on Facebook: facebook.com/warrensburgumc.
West Berlin Presbyterian Church 2911 Berlin Station Road. The “Little Church with the Big Heart” holds worship service Sunday mornings at 10:30 a.m. and Sunday School for everyone at 9:30 a.m. Holy Communion is celebrated the first Sunday of the month; Second-Sunday Fellowship is held the second Sunday of the month. Established in 1876. Phone 740-362-5305; website westberlinpc.info.
White Lily Chapel, 20 S. Main St., Ashley. 740-747-2233. Pastor is the Rev. Cindy Berkshire. Inspirational study class at 9:30 a.m. Children’s Sunday school at 10 a.m. Worship and healing service at 11 a.m. Sunday worship service at 11 a.m. Public Community Dinner Wednesdays 2-7 p.m. $4 adults; $2 children.
William Street United Methodist Church, 28 W. William St. Website: williamstreetumc.org. For more than 195 years, we are a downtown church with open doors, open minds and open hearts — where all are welcome. Join us for worship at 10:25 a.m. Sunday school meets at 9 a.m. for both children and adults.
Zion A.M.E. Church, 140 S. Washington St. Join us for our 10 a.m. service where the Rev. Madonna Gray will bring the weekly message. Bible study is at 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Every fourth Saturday from 4-6 p.m. you can enjoy a free community home-cooked meal.
Zion United Church of Christ, 51 W. Central Ave., will welcome Rev. Gunnar Cerda to its pulpit Palm Sunday, April 9, at the 10 a.m. worship service. Children’s Sunday School will be held during this hour. The church will also observe Maundy Thursday, April 13, at 7 p.m. with a commemorative meal and worship service. An open and affirming congregation, Zion’s members and friends emphasize service in the community as well as intelligent, faithful understanding of scripture and a dynamic music program. The elevator entrance is adjacent to the parking lot, which is accessed from W. Central Ave. Contact Zion at 740-362-6691, leaving a message, or e-mail to [email protected] Zion’s website is uccdelaware.com.
Shabbat Yeshua, 51 W. Central Ave. (parking and entrance to rear). Friday worship service is at 7 p.m. For information, call Mark Butler at 740-953-0292.
Delaware Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 190 W. Winter Street. Please join us at 10 a.m. Sunday.
North Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 1574 Franklin St., Lewis Center. We gather together in love and fellowship to worship and foster spiritual growth, to serve humanity and to understand ourselves and our universe at 10:30 a.m. Sundays.
Churches that schedule one-time events which are open to the public — such as musical performances, revivals or vacation Bible schools — are invited to submit these announcements as news items in The Gazette. Information can be submitted at [email protected]