Bethany Adventist Church
GREETINGS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
15 AUGUST 2015
Welcome to the Bethany Church where resurrection takes place thru anointed preaching & Holy Ghost singing, in worship and fellowship. We welcome you on behalf of Pastor Clarke, the committed officers & faithful members. Please feel at home in the presence of God and our church family. You are among friends who are delighted to worship with you. We appreciate you as our guest of honor. We treasure your presence and endeavor to do all in our power to ensure that your worship experience is enjoyable, profitable and positively life changing.
Today we celebrate Women’s Ministry Day with our Sisters, mothers, women and ladies. The speaker is Sis Dillette Miller and we covet your prayers as she allows God’s Spirit to lead.
Today we dedicate in prayer little Malachi Khamani Wilson, son of Ivannette Russell and William Wilson.
Church Board meeting is tomorrow morning, 9-11 am.
If you are interested in baptism, please contact the Pastor or Elders.
The Youth are in 10 days of Revival (15-22) at the New Providence church. Final week speaker is Bro. Manasseh Simms. Bethany will support them this Wednesday, August 19.
The Good News Gospel Explosion Crusade begins Saturday night 12 September at 7 pm. with Evangelist Claudius Morgan. The tent is up and the final preparations are being carried out. Your support is needed tomorrow morning at 8am. August 26, & September 2 are Rally nights. Sabbath September 5 is a special Back to Faith service with an emphasis on reclamation.
You are encouraged to pray daily, read the Bible thru this year and be faithful to God. Return a faithful tithe and freewill offering and watch God bless you more than you can imagine.
Bethany’s prayer focus for August 16-22 is for the Fruit of Joy. Prayer requests: Sis Edgecombe, Keisha Stuart, daughter of Sis Ida Johnson, Sis Terri Antonio and Bro Benjamin Darling. Sympathies to those who lost loved ones, including family of Sis Vernita Higgs Kelly.
We are forming Small Group Ministries within the Church. Persons interested in hosting a small group can contact Sis. Paulette Dean.
A Visitation Ministry has been formed to visit with "sick & shut-in & missing members, and to work with the Pastoral team to stay in touch with newly baptized members and any one requiring visitation". This is an opportunity for ALL to be involved. Please sign up for the visitation schedule.
Interested in sharpening your public speaking skills? See Sister Dillette to register for the Effective Communicator Class on September 13th and 20th.
Any person wanting to assist and share their talents with the church is asked to contact the Pastor or Elders. We want to provide opportunity for you to share your talents with God’s people.
Bethany is delighted to worship with you and your family, friends, coworkers, neighbors, classmates, for whatever special occasion God blesses you with. Please let us know so that we can rejoice with you.
The Adventist Book and Nutrition Center is open on Sundays 9 am - 1pm.
August (Dress Casual Month)
8-22 Youth Crusade
15 Women’s Ministries, Sis Dillette Miller
22 Pastor Clarke
26 Joint Prayer Rally (Crusade)
29 Pastor Andrew Burrows
31 Fruits, Vegetables & Grains Day [Each Monday after the weekend]
September 12 – Oct 10: Citywide Crusade, Pastor Claudius Morgan
We are too few in number, our enemies are too many, our cause too great for us to weaken each other at this time. Sir Winston Churchill.
“And now brethren, I commend you to God, and to the word of His grace which is able to build you up and give you an inheritance among all those who are sanctified.” Acts 20:32
Please feel free to contact your Pastor at 364-8793, 341-4021, 457-3648, email@example.com or Whatsapp or Face book.
SUN SETS TODAY AT 7:44 & next Sabbath at 7:38 pm
Have a Blessed and Wonderful Sabbath!