Anne Arundel

Anne Arundel County religion briefs

Easter eggs

Quarter-pound, chocolate-covered Easter eggs made by members of Centenary United Methodist Church in Shady Side are for sale. Orders can be placed by calling 410-867-9567. They will also be available at the Shady Side Market, Renno's Market and Grauel's Office Supply. The eggs come in four flavors: butter cream, chocolate, coconut and peanut butter. Cost is $2.50 each.


'Soup and Study'

The Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer, 7606 Quarterfield Road in Glen Burnie,  will host "Lenten Soup and Study" on Wednesdays through March 28. Start time is 6 p.m. with a meal of soup, bread and dessert, followed by the study video "EarthBound: Created + Called: to Care for Creation." Evening concludes with a brief service ending at 8 p.m.


Information: 410-766-8778.

Bible study

Greater Crofton Reformed Orthodox Presbyterian Church holds a weekly study class focusing on 2 Corinthians at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Cross Roads School House, 1358 Millersville Road, Millersville. The Rev. Jerry Taylor leads the class. All are welcome. For information, email Dave Eden at or visit the church's Facebook page.

New pastor

The Rev. James Bishop Sr. has been appointed to Asbury Town Neck United Methodist Church, 429 Asbury Drive in Severna Park. For the past eight years, he has served as pastor of Goshen United Methodist Church in Gaithersburg. Worship services are at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. Sundays. All are welcome.