Located in the former Cannon United Methodist Church in Bridgeville, Delaware, St. John’s Chapel now serves as a second campus of St. John’s United Methodist Church, making St. John’s now one church in two locations.
The original campus is located in the heart of Seaford at the corner of Pine and Poplar streets in the heart of Seaford Delaware where worship takes place in two Sunday morning service including both casual and traditional worship styles.
With the St. John’s Chapel at Cannon opening in July of 2014, the Chapel now provides the worshipper yet another unique worship experience. Unlike the Seaford location, St. John’s Chapel is located in a rural setting between Seaford and Bridgeville. the chapel is located at 7314 Cannon Rd. Bridgeville, Delaware 19933, providing a cozy country chapel where testimony and mid- week prayer take place on Wednesdays each week at 7:00 pm and Sunday morning worship service at 9:00 am.
What to expect on Sunday morning.
On Sunday morning, a visitor can expect to be greeted with warm welcomes in a family friendly atmosphere. Pastor Allen Messick, a Certified Lay Minister in the United Methodist Church, preaches biblically based Spirit led messages. Pastor Allen is committed in his affirmation of the gifts of the Holy Spirit. The Sunday service at St. John’s Chapel generally runs from 60-90 minutes with a coffee and fellowship hour following for that desire more connection.
The worship style contains a semi- traditional causal blend of worship songs played during the Sunday service. Some songs are led by a praise team while others are projected on a screen for all to follow. Sunday school is offered for children twelve and under during the service time after the Children’s Message which occurs at the beginning of the Sunday Service. An offering plate is present for those who have made tithing a spiritual discipline as part of their Christian Discipleship.