Sabbath School Classes

Classes begin at 9:45 am


Children’s Classes

  • Cradle Roll (Ages 0-3 in the Cradle Roll room)

  • Kindergarten (Ages 4-6 in the Kindergarten room)
  • 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 front of the youth room)

  • Young Adult (Ages 18-35 Upstairs in the multi-purpose building)

Adult Classes

  • Adult Lesson Study (Sanctuary Front with Bevan Geslani, Roy Fargo, Trent Logan, David Park, and Rodney Bowes)

  • Adult Lesson Study (Room behind the piano with Dean Clayton, Doug Yowell, and Chris Noble)

  • Adult Lesson Study (Room Behind the Organ with Jun Cruz, Dave Smith, Greg Kittle, and Sandy DeSenna)

  • Great Controversy class (Fellowship hall and Zoom with Pastor John Anderson)

  • Spirit of Prophecy class studying Great Controversy (Pathfinder room with Elder Gary Strunk, Tim Chapman, and Stephanie Griffin)

  • Foundations class (In the homeschool co-op room with Vladimir Zaninovic, Miller and Jeannine Mendes, John and Dona Irlam and Akinlolu Jegede)

Online Only

  • Adult Sabbath School Lesson “Restless and Rebellious” (YouTube)

Worship Services

Pianist: JC Urban* Daniel Cerna**
Organist: Anna Sparks
Song Leaders: Sidney Nixon* Marlene Steinweg**
Platform Elder: Greg Kittle
Lead Deacon: David Park

Songs of Praise: #272 Give Me the Bible, #462 Blessed Assurance
Welcome/Announcements & Invocation: Greg Kittle
Opening Hymn: #460 As Water to the Thirsty
Offering (World Budget) & Prayer: Greg Kittle
Offertory: Fairest Lord Jesus by Daniel and Judah Smith**
Children’s Story:
Lambs offering will be collected, children should pick up baskets at the back of the sanctuary
Scripture: (2 Corinthians 2:14-17) Rick and Erica Hrdlicka**
Prayer song: Our Dear Father Hear Our Prayer
Prayer: Zekiah Lovett**
Special Music: Crown Him With Many Crowns by Daniel and Judah Smith**
Sermon: “Diffusing God’s Grace” by Pastor John Anderson
Closing Hymn: #316 Live Out Thy Life Within Me

*8:30 am service **11:00 am service

Afternoon Activities

8:04 pm – Sunset

Church Announcements

Membership Transfers (2nd Reading)

From Mentone:
Todd & Rouja Green to Rogersville SDA church, Rogersville TN

To Mentone:
Linda Jolly from Garden Grove SDA, Garden Grove CA
Abraham & Rosalind Thomas by POF
Abraham Kochethu Abraham by POF
Beril Abraham from Old Westbury SDA church, Westbury NY
Nithya Abraham (Thomas) by POF
Darryl & Debbie Patrick from Palmdale SDA , Palmdale CA
Attarah, Edison, Josh Jaffery from Yucaipa SDA, Yucaipa CA

Transfer requests – 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, by emailing oxanateppoe@yahoo.com.

Receive church updates by text! Just send the word Mentone to 74121

Parking – to avoid congestion we are requesting people to enter using the North entrance (the one by the church sign) and exit using the south gate. To alleviate crowding of our parking lot we also request our members who are willing and able to walk to use the Faith Chapel parking lot (entrance on Agate).

Adult Sabbath Schools – We have started another adult lesson quarterly class behind the organ. The class will be led by Jun Cruz, Dave Smith, and Sandy DeSenna. We will also have a Foundations Class (studying the major teachings/doctrines of the Bible) in the co-op classroom. The class will be led by Vladimir Zaninovic, Miller and Jeannine Mendes, John Irlam, and Akinlolu Jegede.

Discipleship: One of the goals of our strategic plan is for every member to go through the Discipleship Handbook. It is available as a Kindle book or printed copy. We started in February but invite you to join. Please sign up today at www.mentonechurch.org/discipleship

Ride Needed – An elderly couple living in Yucaipa is looking for a ride to church on Sabbaths. Contact the church office by email or text if you are able to help.

Meal Trains: thank you for helping these families!
Goulbourne’sclick here
Wayne Blowersclick here
Porter’sclick here
Meyer’s click here

Thank you so much church family for all the prayers and support you have given to my family. Your love for my family has been so overwhelming. I wait for that beautiful day when our Lord and Savior will come and take us home, and we can be reunited with our loved ones. Ginger, Kaitlyn, and Zach Porter

Upcoming Events

Adventures in Creation, Mentone’s VBS July 19 – 23, 4:45 to 7 pm: Sign up your children for VBS NOW at https://mentonechurch.org/vbs-2021 or call (909) 312-8484. VBS this year will be IN PERSON and SAFE, and a fun, unforgettable experience, informative and spiritual. The theme focuses on how evolution could NOT have happened, that CREATION by Jesus did happen, and that God is worthy of our worship. There will be a healthful, small meal, happy music, nature stories of creatures that defy evolution, Bible lessons, science adventures, games, and crafts.

We believe in prayer! Join us by phone or computer EVERY DAY of the week at various times (see schedule). Join our WhatsApp prayer chain as well.

Wednesday night prayer meeting is now meeting IN PERSON at 7pm on Wednesday evenings in the multipurpose room. You can also join by zoom, YouTube, and Facebook.

Finances

as of July 8, 2021

Church Budget: $124,132 (needed $123,666) over $466 – THANK YOU!
10/40 Missions: $41,357 (of our goal to date of $123,666)

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