Salem United Methodist Church

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 1st:  Iris Hitchens Memorial Scholarship Applications Due

Sunday, May 6th:  7:00pm - Holly Grove Christian Concert, directed by Brittany Lewis.

Mondays, May 7th and May 14th:  6:30pm to 8:30pm - Lay Servant Ministries Academy
at Asbury UMC, 1401 Camden Ave., Salisbury, MD 21801 and Christ UMC, 211 Phillip Morris
Dr., Salisbury, MD 21804.  Six classes will be held on Mondays between the two locations,
with each class costing $40.00.  There will be a celebration banquet the following Monday after
the last session at Asbury UMC.  Registrations must be postmarked by March 30th, 2018 and
include the registration form signed by your pastor and a check made out to Board of Laity
for the first session cost.  You may bring your registration to opening night, however we are
unable to guarantee your registration due to Lay Servant class requirements and/or availability
of space/materials.  Class size is limited to 25 participants each.  Please mail registrations to
Lay Ministries Academy, 211A Phillip Morris Drive, Salisbury, MD 21804.  A drop box is available
at this location for after non-mail drop-off options during or after business hours.  Check-in
and new registration will occur starting at 6:00pm on the first night's session.  For additional
information, schedule of classes and locations, or to obtain a registration form,
please contact the church office.

Saturday, May 12th:  8:00am - Trustees Clean-Up Day.

Saturday, May 12th:  4:00pm to 7:00pm - The 9th Annual Frank Voss Memorial Spaghetti
Dinner and bake sale to benefit the
Samaritan Shelter.  Dinner includes all you can eat spaghetti
featuring the locally famous Frank Voss family recipe, bread, fresh garden salad, and a selection
from our huge dessert table featuring local homemade goodies.  Tickets are $8.00 per adult,
$3.00 for kids 3-6, and free for kids under 3.  Open Seating.  Carry-outs are also available.  For
advanced ticket sales, see a Board member, stop by Enchanted Florist, Market St. Deli, or First
Shore Federal Bank of Pocomoke City.  Tickets are also available at the door.  For more
information, send email to

Saturday, May 19th:  9:00am to 3:30pm - Lynnhaven Baptist Church Women's Conference,
1200 Lynnhaven Drive, Pocomoke City, MD 21851.  The guest speaker will be Beth Guckenberf of
Back2Back Ministries.  The worship leader will be Hannah Tetmeyer, Bellevue Baptist Church,
Memphis, TN.  The cost is $25 for early bird registration (prior to May 4th) and $35 thereafter.  You
can register on Facebook (Lynnhaven Baptist Church), by mailing a check to Lynnhaven Baptist
Church, P.O. Box 237, Pocomoke City, MD 21851, or at the door while seats are available.

Sunday, May 20th:  10:45am - Graduates Brunch.

Thursday, May 31st thru Saturday, June 2nd:  The Pen-Del Conference.

Thursday, June 14th thru Saturday, June 16th:  The Eastern Pennsylvania Conference.

Saturday, June 16th:  10:00am - Fireman's Muster in Downtown Pocomoke City.

Saturday, June 16th:  4:00pm to 12:00am - American Cancer Society Relay for Life
of South Worcester County at Pocomoke High School, 1817 Old Virginia Road, Pocomoke
City, MD 21851.  You can make a donation for a luminary bag to be lit during the candle
lighting ceremony.  Light one in memory of or in honor of your loved ones or friends who
has/had cancer.  Please invite family and friends to join you in the lighting of the luminaries
at dusk.  We will light it for you if you cannot attend.  Proceeds will benefit the American Cancer
Society.  The cost is $10.00 for luminary bags or caregiver bags, and $25.00 for gold luminary
bags.  For more information or to order, visit

Friday, June 29th:  6:00pm - The 229th Maryland Army National Guard will be
performing in Cypress Park, Pocomoke City, MD.

Saturday, July 7th:  The Salem United Men have rented the Executive Suite at
Shorebird's Stadium in Salisbury, MD for the game night and fireworks.  Details coming soon!