Church Directory 09/05/2014

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Church Directory 09/05/2014


Editor’s note: Church listings appear in The Banner’s Friday edition. In order to be included in the listings church information MUST be submitted by no later than 4 p.m. Tuesdays each week. Churches not submitting or contacting the Banner office (410-228-3131; or by e-mail, will not be included in that Friday’s paper.



815 Center St., Cambridge

Pastor V. Louise Cornish

Sunday: 9:45 a.m. Morning Glory. 11 a.m. Worship. Holy Communion. Monday: 6 p.m. Ushers’ meeting. Tuesday: No Men’s Ministry and Women’s ministry. 7 p.m. Bible Study. Thursday: 6 p.m. Youth Department. For information call 443-225-5162; Fax 443-225-5168; e-mail,


212 Dorchester Ave., Cambridge

Rev. Lavone Chester

Sunday: Noon. Worship leader, Gary Akins. Sermon by Pastor Chester. Prayer: Timothy Roberts. Tithes and offering: Nia White and Leslie Meekins. Closing Prayer: Charisse Thompson. Reading of Tithes/Offering for the month: Pat Roberts. Every Wednesday: Noon Prayer. 6 p.m. Bible Discussion. Thursday: 6 p.m. Choir rehearsal. Every second Tuesday: 3 p.m. Devotions at Mallard Bay. Every second Tuesday: 4 p.m. Devotions at Bradford House. Church pickup: James E. Roberts Jr., 443-205-0431.



97 Sandy Hill Road, Cambridge

Richard K. Prahl, pastor

Sharon L. Prahl, Pastor

Timothy E. Thompson, Pastor

Sunday: 10 a.m. Sunday School. 10:45 a.m. Service. Rev. Sharon Prahl will be preaching on Romans 13:8-14. Wednesday: 7 p.m. Bible Study.


2341 Hudson Rd., Cambridge

Garrick Cook, minister


Sunday: 9 a.m. Praise and Thanks. 9:30 a.m. Bible Study. 10:30 a.m. Morning Worship. 6 p.m. Evening Worship. Monday: 11 a.m. Mid-Day Bible Study. Tuesday: 7 p.m. Men & Women Classes. Wednesday: 7 p.m. Bible Study. Friday: 7 p.m. Fellowship Study.


801 Race St., Cambridge

corner of Race and Washington Sts.

Pastor Jack Diehl

Parsonage: 410-228-7334

Sunday: 9 a.m. Prayer. 9:30 a.m. Sunday School (for all ages available); Nursery, Kidz Space and Little Kidz Space during worship service. 10:30 a.m. Worship Service. Wednesday: 6 p.m. Bible Study. New Study of Romans Wednesday nights. Sept. 20: 6 p.m. Back to School Movie Bash. Sept. 21: 6 p.m. Financial peace classes starting on Sunday nights. For more information call 410-228-7334.



601 Church St., Cambridge

Pastor Robert White


Sunday: (June-August) 9:30 a.m. Service. Every Monday: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Church is open for Prayer and Meditation. Every Tuesday: 8 a.m. Women’s Bible Study. Every Wednesday: 2 p.m. Bible Study in Barber Hall.


Rev. Karen Handy


Lay Servant, Guy Lowry


6th Pentecost Sunday

BROOKVIEW CHURCH, Brookview: Sunday: 8:45 a.m. Sunday School. 9:30 a.m. Worship. Sept. 13, Team Larry’s Wings Walk in Rehoboth for ALS. Sept. 24: Bookview Women In Prayer Group will meet for lunch.

TRINITY CHURCH, East New Market: Sunday: 9:45 a.m. Sunday School. Lay Servant David Tolley, Sunday School leader. 11 a.m. Worship. Special music by Trinity Choir.


1312 Race St., Cambridge

(Corner of Race St. and Pennsylvania Ave.)

Church office: 410-221-5104

The Rev. Randall Blackmon

Satuday: 8 a.m. Men’s Breakfast and Bible Study at Kay’s at the Airport, Bucktown Road, cambridge - The Book of Revelation, the Rev. D. J. Wooten, teacher. Sunday: 9 a.m. Churchwide Prayer Time. 9:30 a.m. Sunday School for all ages. 11 a.m. Worship. Children singing VBS songs. Children’s Church. Wednesday: Prayer and Devotion discussions from “Our Daily Bread.


142 Main St., Secretary

David Kreek, pastor

Sunday: 9:30 a.m. Worship at the church.


Affiliated with Southern Baptist Convention

501 Glenburn, Cambridge

Steve Trice, Pastor

9:15 a.m. Sunday School for all ages. 9:30 a.m. Bible Study at Mallard Bay Nursing Home. 10:30 a.m. Worship. Tuesday: 1 p.m. Bible Study.


501 Race St., Cambridge

The Rev. Christina Blake

Sunday: 8:45 a.m. Early Morning Grace. Rev. Tina with message. Amanda Fenstermaker, leader; Martha Cannon, tech. 9:45 a.m. Sunday School, Baraca Class with Rev. Tina. Irv Brumley, artist; Dr. Hines Class with JoAnne Rue. 11 a.m. Worship with Rev. Tina. Program sponsored in memory of Benjamin L. Welcher, by his wife Anna Mae and children, Benny, Katie and Lisa. Sept. 7: 11 a.m. Mission Collection; 50-year Member Celebration.

Sept. 11: 6:30 p.m. Nominations meeting. Sept. 14: Junior Choir. Communion. Sept. 16: Finance Committee meeting. Sept. 21: Holy Communion. Oct. 5: Missions Collection. Oct. 7: 6:30 p.m. PPR Committee meeting. Oct. 12: Junior Choir. Oct. 14: 6:30 p.m. Finance meeting.


5401 White Hall Road, Cambridge

The Rev. Dale Krotee, Pastor

Music director and organist, J. Curtis White

Pianist, Lynne Breil

(Office hours M-F, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.). Sunday: 9:15-11:30 a.m. Nursery Care (ages infant to 5). 10 a.m. Worship. 10:15 a.m. Sunday School. 11 a.m. Fellowship in Narthex. Hosts: Debbie and Jock Luthy. 2 p.m. Youth Picnic at Steve and Claudia McDonald’s. Tuesday: 12:30 p.m. DGH Luncheon. Wednesday: 9 a.m. Prayer Group. 6:30 pm. Spiritual Council. Thursday: 1 p.m. Blood bank. 6 p.m. Sewing bee - school kits. 6:30 p.m. Choir practice. Sept. 26: 4:30-7 p.m. Spaghetti Dinner. Oct. 18: 4:30-7 p.m. Oktoberfest - German Dinner.


415 Academy St., Cambridge

Pastor George and Joyce Wheatley

Sunday: 10 a.m. Praise and Worship. 11 a.m. Preaching and Teaching of God’s Word. Children’s Church, Youth Ministry available. Check out Facebook: Jubilee Christian Fellowship.



218 Washington St., Cambridge

Pastor, Servant G. Andre Kane

Sunday: 10 a.m. Sunday School. 11:15 a.m. Praise, Worship and Testimony Service. 11:45 a.m. Morning Service. Wednesday: 6-8  p.m. Bible Study. Every Tuesday and Thursday: noon-1 p.m. Noon Day Prayer. Every First and Last Tuesday: 6 p.m. Service at Bradford House.



923 Phillips St., Cambridge

Bishop Weldon Johnson

Sunday: 10 a.m. Sunday School. 11 a.m. Worship. 3:30 p.m. Pastor Montre’ Jenkins and New Freedom Church. Wednesday: Noon. Noon Day Prayer. 6 p.m. Bible Study. Saturday: 4 p.m. Street Service.


718 Peachblossom Ave., Cambridge

The Rev. Roy D. Collins


Sunday: 9:30 a.m. Sunday School. 10:30 a.m. Praise and worship. Nursery and Children’s Church provided. Wednesdays: 10-11 a.m. Chapel Power Bible Study. Fridays: 5:30-8 p.m. Teen Fun, Fellowship and worship.


205 Maryland Ave., Cambridge

The Rev. Sumner Jones

Sunday: 8:45 a.m. Praise and Worship. 11 a.m. Traditional service. Wednesday: 3-5 p.m. P23 Youth Group meeting in upstairs youth room. 7-9 p.m. Choir practice in music room. Thursday: 3-5 p.m. 8th Grade Youth Group meeting in upstairs youth room. 6-8 p.m. Praise Band Practice in Sanctuary.


Non-denominational Church

4186 Osborne Road, Hurlock

The Rev. A. Delmer Willey Jr.

410-228-0725 or 410-463-4311

Sunday: 9:45 a.m. Sunday School (all ages). Adult Sunday School teacher, George Gray. 11 a.m. Worship. Sermon: “Prepare Yourselves, be Ready!” by Pastor Willey. Scripture reader: Bonnie Reid. Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:1-10. Special music by the United People’s Choir. Holy Communion will be served. Baptism of Michael Aaron Willey III, son of Michael Jr. and Dani Willey. Pianist and Choir director: Jean Smith.


425 High St., Cambridge

The Rev. Emanuel L. Johnson


Sunday: 10 a.m. Worship. Sermon by the Rev. Johnson. Holy Communion. Liturgist: Shirley Jackson. Music by Communion Choir. Monday: 6:30 p.m. SPRC meeting with Lorraine Henry. Monday: 2:30 p.m. Nursing Home Ministry at Mallard Bay. Tuesday: 6:30 p.m. Angelic Choir rehearsal with Lorraine Henry. New members asked to attend. Wednesday: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Community Food Pantry Open. Bring your own box or bag. Looking Ahead — Sept. 13: New Jersey Day in Maryland. Sept. 20: 8 a.m. to noon. Second Annual Yard Sale/Flea market in church parking lot. Spaces available for $12. Contact Tiwanna Watkins Gathers, Sharon Wood or Celestine Dorsey for information. Sept. 24: 7 p.m. Healthy Church Initiative workshop. Presenter, Bishop Peggy A. Johnson, Easton District at Hurlock UMC. Jan. 7: Church/Charge conference. All members encouraged to attend. Transportation provided for all church services, call ahead for pickup to Janeen Ford at 410-228-0994.


Corner of Andrews and Wesley

Church Road, Andrews

The Rev. George R. Ames Jr.

Sunday: 10 a.m. Worship every other Sunday. Contact information, P.O. Box 911,Cambridge, MD 21613. 410-221-1880


612 Locust St., Cambridge

The Rev. Dr. William R. Davis, pastor

Sunday: 9:30 a.m. Praise and Prayer Service. Sunday School. 11 a.m. Worship. Monday: Noon. AA meeting and Bible Study. Tuesday: 9 a.m. Good Sam. Wednesday: 5:30 p.m. Children’s Choir practice. 7 p.m. Chancel Choir. Thursday: 7 p.m. Bell of Praise practice.

Presbyterian Services

Redeemer Presbyterian Church, 300 Mill St., Cambridge, meets for worship at 10 a.m.  The Rev. Paul Dorman will be speaking on the subject, “The Church’s Call to Patience” from James 5.   The Lord’s Supper will be observed. Sunday school classes meet at 11:30 a.m. and a church fellowship meal will be served at 12:30 p.m.

Zion Services

Zion United Methodist Church in Cambridge will have a praise and prayer service Sunday at 9:30 a.m. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. William R. Davis. 9:30 a.m. Sunday School, beginning in September. The public is invited.

Services at Grace UMC

Grace UM Church, 501 Race St., Cambridge offers four worship experiences each Sunday. Host pastor is the Rev. Christina Blake. Day care is offered at every service. They are as follows:

Early Morning Grace at 8:45 a.m. — Contemporary service with a timely Christ-centered message. Rev. Tina message. Amanda Fenstermaker, leader with Martha Cannon, tech. Group meets in sanctuary of Grace UM Church at 8:45 a.m. The public is invited.

Baraca Class at 9:45 a.m. — Baraca has been meeting now for 103 years. Rev. Tina teaches. Irv Brumbley, artist. Program sponsored in memory of Benjamin L. Welcher by his wife Anna Mae and children, Benny, Katie and Lisa. The class is broadcast every Sunday over WCEM-1240 AM Radio.

Dr. Hines at 9:45 a.m. — The Dr. Hines Sunday School class is open to all adults (young and old). JoAnne Rue teaches.

Grace UMC at 11 a.m.: Rev. Tina brings message. The Grace Senior Choir, under the direction of Kenneth Hughes will be ministering in song. The public is invited.

Guest Speaker

Pastor Steve Jones from West Virginia will be the guest speaker at Greater Works Christian Assembly, 3020 Center Drive, Cambridge, tonight and Saturday at 8 p.m. and 11 a.m. on Sunday.

The public is invited.

10th Anniversary

The Sons of Christ, “Unleashed: While Standing on faith” will host its 10th Anniversary at 4 p.m. on Saturday at New Revelations Church, 711 Bradley Ave., Cambridge.

Featured will be The Mighty Aires, Lee Walker & Spirit, A Nu’ Callin, Karen & the Fellas, Gospel Deliverers and Nu Found Joy.

A freewill offering will be taken. Host pastor is the Rev. William Hitchens. The public is invited.

Youth Explosion

Tonight at 7 all choirs, praise dancers, mime dancers, soloists and quartets are invited to the Youth Explosion at the Agape Temple of Praise and Ministries, Inc., 815 Center St., Cambridge.

Youth Anniversary

On Sunday at 4 p.m. Pastor Reginald Reynold from Cambridge will be delivering the word at the Agape Temple of Praise and Ministries, Inc., 815 Center St., Cambridge. The public is invited. Host pastor is V. Louise Cornish.

New Teen Class

Open Bible Church in Cambridge will be offering a new class for teens beginning at 9:30 a.m. this Sunday. The class will be taught by Jay and Christie Hubbard.

Open Bible has classes for all ages. Worship begins at 10:30 a.m. The public is invited.

Anniversary Time

The National Church of God, 809 Washington St., Cambridge will celebrate the Church Anniversary from Sept. 8 to 12 at 7:30 nightly. Host pastor is Leo Molock and the public is invited.

Ushers’ Day

Mount Olive AME Church in Salisbury will be celebrating its annual Ushers’ Day at 3:30 p.m. Sept. 14. Guest preacher will be the Rev. Gary Steward, pastor of Williams Chapel AME Church in Newark, Md. He will be accompanied by his choir and congregation. The church is located at 416 Patterson Ave. in Salisbury. The Rev. Linda Jones is host pastor. The public is invited.

Gospel Brunch

There will be a Gospel Brunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hurlock UM Church, 502 S. Main St., Hurlock on Sept. 13. Worship and fellowship through song, praise dancing, gospel jazz and spoken word. The cost is $20 per person. Proceeds benefit Homecoming 2014. For information and tickets call 410-543-9076. Host pastor is the Rev. C. Claudia Waters.

Joy Night

Hurlock UM Church, 502 S. Main St., will hold a Joy Night at 6 p.m. on Sept. 20 featuring the Power of praise and worship with the Spiritual Vessels and other guests. For information call 410-943-3445. The Rev. C. Claudia Waters is pastor.

Women’s Day

Women’s Day will be observed 3:45 p.m. Sept. 21 at United Missionary Baptist Church (New Birth Ministries), 1006 Phillip St., Cambridge. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Joan H. Brooks of Revived UM Church, Smithville Road bringing the message. She will be accompanied by her choir and congregation. A love offering will be taken. Sponsored by the Women of UMB Church. Bishop Dean Evans is the pastor.


Bethel AME Church, 623 Pine St., Cambridge will hold its Homecoming service at 11 a.m. Sept. 21. Guest preacher will be Pastor Barry L. Belle Sr. of Mt. Moriah New Life Ministries in Cambridge. There will be a fellowship meal following the morning service.

The Rev. Dr. Colin Macrae Lambert is host pastor. The public is invited to attend.

Special Service

The Faith Community Church in East New Market will hold a “Join in to Give God the Glory” serivce at 4 p.m. on Sept. 20 through song, dance and mime ministry. The public is invited and a freewill offering will be accepted. The Rev. Beverly Y.  Holland is pastor.

40th Anniversary

The Christian Faith Community Choir will hold its 40th Anniversary Celebration at 5 p.. on Sept. 27 at the New Revelations Baptist Church, 711 Bradley Ave., Cambridge.

All choirs, quartets, praise teams, soloiss and praise dancers are invited. A freewill offering will be taken. The Rev. William A. Hitchens Jr. is pastor.


Elliott Island UM Church will hold its annual Homecoming at 2 p.m. on Oct. 26. Host pastor is the Rev. James Bongard.


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