Web Bulletin

Alstonville SDA Church

Preaching

This Sabbath 17 Feb 2018:  Endless Praise

Next Sabbath 24 Feb 2018:  Peter Howard

Offering

This Sabbath 17 Feb 2018:  ADRA

Next Sabbath 24 Feb 2018:  Local Church Budget

 

Tithe  which is sent to the storehouse of the conference to be distributed, goes mostly to paying our pastors and for evangelism. Remember, you can go online to e-Giving (use this link) or go through the e-Giving app (Apple and Android).

Wednesday mornings from 9.30am-12.00pm: Pastor Peter will be in attendance at the Church every Wednesday morning.

South Queensland Big Camp:  Videos of all the main presentations have been made available online.  Here’s the Link

 

Coming Up:

Grey Nomads 2018: Stuarts Point Convention Centre from 11-19 May. Applications will be available online from 1 January. For further information, please contact Debbie Head on (02) 4944 3220. The guest speakers for Grey Nomads will be: Lowell Cooper, Vice President, General Conference, Jim Nix, Ellen White Estate

Big Camp 2018 at Stuarts Point Convention Centre from April 20 – 28. Applications will be available online from 1st January.
The guest speakers for the tents are as follows: Big Tent: TBA Connections: Boris Jovinov 18+: Jeff Tatarchuk High School: John T Boston II

Nth NSW Prayer Conference 2018: The North New South Wales Prayer Conference will be held from 9 to 11 March. Applications will be available online from 1 December, 2017. The conference will be exploring the theme “Praying for the Spirit of Elijah” For more info: https://nnsw.adventist.org.au/event/prayer-conference-2018/

Creative Hands A craft group run for the community meets on Wednesdays from 9:30am until noon in the church hall.

3ABN Australian TV  Focus on God’s Word is a popular and dynamic series that spans topics from baptism to eternity, physical health to spiritual health. This series consists of threeo seasons. The first is presented by Pr Geoff Youlden, Australian Union Conference evangelist, and is based on his Life After Life series. This was the first locally-produced set of programs recorded by 3ABN Australia.  The second season is presented by Charissa Fong, a youth evangelist from Sydney, Australia, which is based on her Encounter series.  Season three is presented by Pr Danny Milenkov, an evangelist and pastor from the North New South Wales Conference, Australia. It is based on his Search For Certainty series.  Watch online at 3abnaustralia.org.au

Ballina Op Shop The ADRA Op Shop in Kerr St, Ballina is staffed by volunteers and is operated to provide support to the Womens Refuge in Ballina. There a a lively team of volunteers, but over the last year or so the numbers of our volunteers have diminished a little. To this end WE NEED YOU! If you have a few hours to spend, on a permanent or casual basis, would like to lend a hand, make some new friends, and support a really good cause the Op Shop could put you to good use! Even if you are a student wondering what to do in your school holidays, your help would be appreciated. If you feel you could help out please ring Gayle Collyer at the shop 6681 1179

Flower Team Request  The ladies who prepare the beautiful flowers each week are seeking help with the sourcing of flowers and greenery. If you have either in your garden please refer to the roster on the back of the bulletin and contact the team member who is doing the flowers for the next week, to offer your assistance.

Midweek Meetings  If you are unsure of who to ask – ask an elder Ros, Helen, Laura, Jeannete, Gary, or Rob. It’s worth the effort, you are always welcome. It’s never too late!
Monday 11am, Friendship & Fellowship at the church
Tuesday 6am, Early morning Prayer at the Church
Wednesday 7pm – Prayer Meeting, The Youth SS room at the Church with Glen Hughes
Wednesday 7pm – Youth Small Group, rotating homes, see Youth SS leader for details