Announcements for Sept. 15, 2018

All Church Fellowship Meal following the church service today.  If you are a visitor please come and join us at the Youth Center

Physical Plant Meeting will meet on Sunday evening, Sept. 16, at 6:00 p.m.  All members are encouraged to attend.

Pastor Appreciation is coming soon (Oct. 14).  We have a special fund for this event if you would like to contribute to show your appreciation.  Mark your tithe and offering envelope “Pastor Appreciation.”

Pettey Bible Study Group will meet this Sabbath afternoon, Sept. 15, at 3:00 p.m. For more information call 479-238-3307.

Prayer and Fasting, We are encouraging all members to fast and pray for the outpouring of the Holy Spirit every Wed. Come at 7:00 p.m. to study the book, Steps to Personal Revival. If you need a book contact John and Joyce Marter. This is in preparation for the “Appearing” Evangelistic Meeting revival beginning Oct. 11.  “They (people of God) should set aside days for fasting and prayer.  Entire abstinence from food may not be required, but they should eat sparingly of the most simple food.”  CD 189.

Dinosaurs/Creation David Stair representing the Dinosaur museum at Southwestern Adventist University will be at Ozark Elementary School Friday, Sept. 14, Ozark Academy, Fri., Sept. 14, at 7:30 p.m.. Springtown Church, Sat. Sept. 15, for Sabbath School, and Pioneer Fellowship Sabbath evening, Sept. 15, at 6:30.

Arkansas Louisiana Conference Teen Leadership Training Conference is scheduled for the weekend of Sept. 28-30 at Camp Yorktown Bay.  Registration is open to any and all teens ages 13-19 years who wish to build their leadership skills.  Guest speaker will be LoAmmi Richardson of “SALT Ministries.


Please Keep in Prayer the Simpson family.  Ken Simpson has fallen asleep in Jesus.  Please keep Chris and her family in special prayer.   Ken’s memorial service will be held this Sabbath, Sept. 15 at 3:00 p.m. at the Shreveport First SDA Church.  In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to Colquitt Christian Academy 3217 Colquitt Rd, Shreveport, LA 71118 and mark it “Ken Simpson Memorial Fund.”  Chris has indicated they would much rather influence a life for eternity than to enjoy the beauty of some flowers that will soon fade.


LIVE WALK-THROUGH NATIVITY, December 14 & 15  Ozark Academy will be presenting a live walk-through nativity again this year. It will be held on the academy campus on Friday, December 14 from 6-9 PM and also on Sabbath, December 15 from 2-5 PM. This will be a fully costumed cast of a hundred or more participants complete with a wide variety of animals to create the ambience of Bible times. Guests will be led by a tour guide from scene to scene learning about the history, background and story of Jesus birth, ministry, sacrifice on the cross and lastly ending with His resurrection. If this is something you have an interest in, please join us at our first organizational meeting on Sunday, September 16 from 6-7 PM in the Ad Building at the academy. If you are not able to make it to that meeting but would still like to participate in some way, please feel free to call or text Judy Fetters at (804)874-9430.

Springtown Fall Roundup  “Unleashing Holy Imagination” Thursday Oct. 4 – Sabbath .Oct. 6.  See poster on the bulletin board, or go to

Community Room Kitchen Towels  If you have used the Community Room please check and see if you have any of the towels that are kept in the drawers.  We are needing to locate them.  If you have extra at your home that you are not using and would like to donate them to the kitchen, it would be appreciated.