Announcements for Apr. 14, 2018

Life and Ministry


Special Welcome  We are blessed our new Conference President, Rick Dye, and his wife, LaVonne, can be with us this weekend.  They come to our conference from the Oklahoma Conference.  They also have a son, Steve.

Work Bee tomorrow, Sunday, Apr. 15. to clean up the valley for mowing and campmeeting. Meet at the Pathfinder building at 8:00 a.m.  We will be needing chain saws, two wood splitters and one tractor with forks.  A pancake breakfast will be available at the Youth Center at 9:00 am.

Physical Plant Committee will meet on Sunday evening, Apr. 15, at 6:30 p.m.

Board Meeting on Monday evening, Apr. 16.  Please mark you calendar.

   Church Business Meeting will be on Sunday evening, Apr. 29 at 7:00 p.m.

Next All Church Fellowship Meal will be Apr. 21. All visitors are invited.   

Dorm Dude Reveal Plan now for the Dorm Dude Luau Reveal Party, Sunday April 29, from 4:00-6:00 in the Youth Center.  Vegeburgers and drinks will be provided.  Fruit Kabobs and other side dishes and desserts are needed.  If you would like to help with decorations or games, contact D'Rae Krein.  To coordinate food contributions, contact Bonnie Pendergrass.  Please bring a small gift for your Dorm Dude. The dorm guys have really appreciated their church family and are looking forward to meeting you!

Support Your Pathfinders this evening, April 14 to the youth center at 7:30 for vespers and a fundraiser to send our Pathfinders to the National Bible Bowl Competition in Florida.  Papusa’s will be sold.

Pathfinder Fundraiser Pathfinders will be having a Tupperware fundraiser.  If you would like to support our youth please contact a Pathfinder or their leaders to help.  This will only last till April 24 so get your order in as soon as possible.  They will get 40% of the profit to benefit their club.  For questions contact Haley Robinson 479-549-5720. You may also stop by the church office.

Women’s Bible Study on Monday evenings at 7:00 p.m. at Jeanette Pettey’s home.  We will be starting a    new Daniel and Revelation study from the Voice of Prophecy.  Please come and join us.  For more        information contact Melissa Hanson.

 Help Needed  If you would like to be involved with a great ministry for our Academy students, were are     needing more help  with decorating the tables and serving for the monthly breakfast.  If you could help     please contact Ruth Bonney at 479-283-6705.

OAS Family Fun Run Sunday, April 15, at 8:00 a.m.  Pancake    breakfast immediately after. Sign-up sheets in the church or school office.   $20 adult, $10 kids.

                   Adult Sabbath School Workshop

                       April 14 – Community Room

                                     2:00-5:00 p.m.

                          Presenter: Richard Dye

Come learn some ways you can be an effective teacher-facilitator to make your class come alive.

  1. How do I teach Sabbath School in a way that isn’t boring?
  2. How do I make my adult Sabbath School class exciting?
  3. How do I get my class to talk and discuss the lesson?