These cold winter months have been brutal and have caused us to close early or not to open at all. Please know that if the Brandywine, Christiana or Red Clay School Districts are closed for a weather related event... so are we... Call before you decide to try to come into the IRC.
Giving Thanks for all Contributions
We can accept cash or checks, mailed to our Center at 1530 Foulk Road, Wilmington, DE 19803. Or, click here to make a secure on-line donation using your credit card or PayPal account.
The Interfaith Resource Center strives to encourage and equip faith communities in Delaware and on Maryland's Eastern Shore by providing support and resources, so that all may study the scriptures, share the faith, serve others, promote interfaith understanding and praise God.
Open 9 AM to 4 PM
Monday - Thursday
Please check the schedule for our Holiday Hours
Or call for appointments - 302-477-0910
As we enter the season of Religious celebrations and formation, please remember that the Center has a multitude of resources to educate, illuminate and recreate our spiritual lives. If you know what you are looking for, give us a call... If you don't know what you are looking for, give us a call. If we have it, we will check it out to you. If it is not an item in our catalog, we will consider getting it so that you can check it out.
Welcome to the IRC... Your source for faith resources
The Interfaith Resource Center is a Theological Lending Library offering support to faith communities. Member congregations pay a small yearly fee for many benefits, including:
- Approximately 10,000 resources (DVDs, CD's, curricula, and books) on a wide range of topics. Our large reference section includes William Hawley Clark Ecumenical Library. See our on-line Card Catalog.
- All resources available at no additional charge.
- A collection of curricula and printed resources available to preview before purchase.
- Handicapped accessible.
- Professional consultations and program coordinators to aid lay and clergy in program planning.
- Dependable resource delivery - USPS (UPS delivery at additional charge).
- Resource displays at conventions, meetings and workshops.
- Quiet space for clergy to come and spend a day in study or reflection.
Directions: I-95 to Exit 8 (North 202). As you leave the exit ramp, follow North Rte.261, (Foulk Road). Stay on Foulk Road, passing the Public Library and Brandywine High School. Good Shepherd Church is on your right and you will turn into that neighborhood to enter the church parking lot. The Center will be located at the far end of the Church complex, just off the back parking lot. Please come and see our new location after August 12, 2013.
Mission Statement: The Interfaith Resource Center strives to encourage and equip faith communities in Delaware and on Maryland's Eastern Shore by providing support and resources, so that all may study the scriptures, share the faith, serve others, promote interfaith understanding and praise God.
Special Thanks to the Board of the Interfaith Resource Center
The Rev. Bruce Gillette, Limestone Presbyterian Church, Wilmington, DE, President
The Rev. Patti Collette, Wyoming UMC, Wyoming, DE
The Rev. Ted Day, Ebenezer UMC, Newark, DE
The Rev. John Riley, First Presbyterian, Smyrna, DE
The Rev. George Kareny, Christ Church Christina Hundred, Greenville, DE
The Rev. Deacon Sheila Brigid Sharpe, Immanuel Highlands, Wilmington, DE
The Rev. Kris Peterson, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Narberth, PA
The Rev. Kathleen Ierien, Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Wilmington, DE
Dennis Siebold, Wilmington, DE
The Rev. Sheryl Allston, Principio UMC, Perryville, MD
Dorothy Cutting - Recording Secretary
Executive Director: Sister Barbara Jean Brown
Participating Judicatories: New Castle Presbytery
Pen-Del Conference UMC
We Need Volunteers!
We are in serious need of volunteers, to give an hour or more each week, especially as we continue the project of relabeling every resource with our new address.
Call Sister BJ if you have time to spend here at IRC... 302-420-7117 (cell)
Or call the office and let us know of your interest.
We need you!
Interfaith Resource Center
1530 Foulk Rd.
Wilmington, DE 19803