St. Paul’s Parish, Baden, to host chicken dinner and flea market
St. Paul’s Parish, Baden, will hold its annual barbecue chicken dinner and flea market June 18 at the church, 13500 Baden Westwood Road. Flea market will start at 8 a.m. Food will be available 11 a.m.-until sold out. Dinner includes half a chicken, baked potato, green beans, applesauce and roll for $8. There will be a 50/50; need not be present to win. For more information, call Mary Jane, 301-579-2230, or Wanda, 301-888-9217.
Lighthouse Baptist to hold vacation bible school
Lighthouse Baptist Church will hold vacation bible school 5:30-8:30 p.m. June 22-24 at the church, 3150 Middletown Road, Waldorf. Theme is “I’ve got Talent, showcasing my work for Jesus.” There will be bible lessons, arts and crafts, and games. Dinner will be served each night. Free. All ages. For more information, call 301-8933390.
Mount Sinai AME Church will celebrate Women’s Day at 11 a.m. service June 26 at the church, 3475 Leonardtown Road, Suite 301, Waldorf. The theme will be Persevering in Prayer, Fervent in Faith, Acts 12: 5-16. The event will feature a guest speaker. All are invited. For information, go to www.mountsinai-amec.com.
Cornerstone Church to hold open house breakfast
Cornerstone African Methodist Episcopal Church will hold No Cost Sunday School Open House Breakfast 9 a.m. June 26 at
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Mechanicsville will host Cave Quest Vacation Bible School from June 27 to July 1. Cave Quest is for kids from three-years-old to entering fifth grade and will run 9 a.m. — 12 p.m. each day. For more information and to register, go to: https://www.groupvbspro.com/ vbs/ez/stpaulslutheran or http://www. stpaulssomd.org/
Matthews appointed new pastor at Alexandria Chapel
Bishop Marcus Matthews of the BWC has appointed Sonja J. Penny, as the new pastor
Accokeek First Church of God will sponsor a bus trip 8:15 a.m. Friday, July 29, to see the play “Samson” at Sight and Sound Theatre in Lancaster County, Pa. The bus will load at the church, 15821 Livingston Road, Accokeek. Trip cost $110 for ages 13 or older; $100 for ages 3-12. Cost includes theater ticket, bus transportation and all-you-can-eat buffet at Bird-in-Hand restaurant. Installment payments will be accepted by check, cash or money order. Final payment due by June 26. To reserve your seat, contact Rose Armstrong, 301-885-8124, email, rosesrblackus48@ aol.com; call the church, 301-283-2116; or call Pastor Paula Collins, 240-210-6456. Make check or money order payable to Accokeek First Church of God (AFCOG).