January 8 Bulletin

Worship Services

8:25 am* 11:00 am**

Song Leader: Gary Strunk* Irfan Rasman**
Pianist: Jason Smith* LouAnn Strachan**
Organist: Joyce Rapp
Lead Deacon: Daryl Basarte

Songs of Praise: #92 This is My Father's World, #88 I Sing the Mighty Power of God
Welcome/Announcements
Invocation: Elder Jun Cruz
Opening Hymn: #468 A Child of the King
Offering (Religious Liberty) & Prayer: Jun Cruz
Offertory: Be Thou My Vision by the Ethan and Aiden Cruz**
Children’s Story: 
Children will collect the Lambs Offering
Scripture: (Galatians 5:16,17, 22, 23)
Prayer song: Our Dear Father Hear Our Prayer
Prayer: 
Special Music: Softly and Tenderly by Ethan and Aiden Cruz
Sermon: The Most Tolerated Sin in The Church? by Pastor Bob Streib
Closing Hymn: #470 There Is Sunshine in My Soul
Benediction: Pastor Bob Streib

Sabbath Schools

Classes begin at 9:45 am

Children’s Classes
Cradle Roll (Ages 0-3 in the Cradle Roll room) CANCELLED THIS WEEK
Kindergarten (Ages 4-6 in the Kindergarten room) CANCELLED THIS WEEK
Primary (Ages 7-9 in the Primary room)
Juniors (Ages 10-12 in the Junior room)
Earliteens (Ages 13-15 in the Earliteen room)

Youth and Young Adult Classes
Youth (Ages 15-18 in the youth room)

Adult Classes
Adult Lesson Study (Sanctuary Front)
Adult Lesson Study (Room Behind the Piano)
Spirit of Prophecy class studying Great Controversy (Room Behind the Organ)
Great Controversy class (Fellowship Hall and Zoom with Pastor John Anderson)

Online Only
Adult Sabbath School Lesson “The Message of Hebrews” (Media Page)

Afternoon Activities

4:57 pm – Sunset

Church Announcements

Download our new church app today! Visit our new website to download our new apps for your phone, tablet, and smart TV.

If you are impressed you need more time with the Lord after the 11 am service please join us for a “Pause for Prayer” in the room behind the piano.

Vaccine exemption waiver: If you have a religious conviction that would result in your conscience being violated by taking the vaccine, please contact Pastor John Anderson, and he can provide a letter.

Is your information correct in our online church directory? Please edit your information in the church directory app or send updated information to office@mentonechurch.org.

Meal Trains. Thank you for helping these families, by either cooking a meal or buying a meal for them!
Goulbourne’s – click here
Wayne Blowers – click here
Meyer’s – click here
Alan Des Champs - he is in need of some meals to help during his recovery time

Transfer requests: Have you been attending Mentone for a while and feel impressed to join our church family? Please do so by filling out our online transfer request form or using a connect card in the pew. Please note that it normally takes 2 to 3 months for transfers to come through after they are submitted. If it has been longer than this please contact our church clerk, Oxana.

Events

Adult Church Choir practice has been cancelled for January 10. Check our events page often for up-to-date information.
The Depression and Anxiety Recovery Program starts January 10.  Learn how to overcome depression and anxiety through positive lifestyle choices. See our website for more information.

Child Guidance Study Group. Are you a mother/parent seeking to raise your child in the love and fear of God? You are invited to join our Child Guidance Study Group on WhatsApp! The reading schedule is provided, with optional opportunity to join the weekly group studies available on Monday evenings @ 7 pm via Zoom. To join, please message Linnea Buchheim @ 209-484-9015

We believe in prayer! Join us by phone or computer EVERY DAY of the week at 5:45 am (see events for the full schedule). Join us in person for prayer meeting on Wednesday evenings at 7pm. If you can’t make it in person please participate by Zoom.

Finances

As of December 31, 2021

Church Budget:  $71,345 raised for the $55,000 goal!

10/40 Projects:
Bible Study Guides & Sharing Tracts - $21,142
Godpods for Siberia- $26,414
Pearl Missionary School - $21,630

Christmas Projects:
Livestream - $11,832
Nigerian School - $10,0407

You can remit your tithes and offerings online or by sending your envelope to:
Mentone Seventh-day Adventist Church
PO Box 127
Mentone, CA 92359
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