July 21, 2018


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All Deacon/Deaconess Meeting: Our meeting is Sabbath, July 21, following the Visitor’s Meal. We are planning no more than an hour-long meeting. Please plan to attend.

Graduation Party: All are invited to celebrate with Howard Eck. Please join us in the school gym on Sunday, July 22, from 12:00-4:00 p.m.

Church Business/Church Board Meeting: There will be a church business meeting on Monday, July 23, at 7:00 p.m. We will be discussing church finances to fund the heating and air-conditioning upgrades. You are also welcome to attend the church board meeting immediately following the business meeting. Keep in mind that church board meetings are open for observation but participation is limited to church board officers.

VBS: We are excited to announce that our VBS this summer will be August 3-5. It will be a high Sabbath experience with our theme “Heaven is a Wonderful Place” A huge “thank you” to those who have volunteered Our next planning meetings will be July 24 at 7 p.m. and August 2 at 6 p.m. Both meetings will be at the church. If you are able to help in any way or have any questions, please contact Sandi Lee at (360) 921-7004.

Nifty 50s Club: We are having lunch on Tuesday, August 7, at 1:00 p.m. at Aladdin’s Eatery, 317 W. University Dr., Mishawaka. If you have any questions, please contact Esther Moody at (574) 540-1618.

Women’s Retreat: Ladies, please make plans to attend the Indiana Conference Women’s Retreat, being held October 5-7, 2018, at the Fourwinds Lakeside Inn in Bloomington, Indiana. The theme of this year’s retreat is “High Heels, High Calling” and will be presented by Tamyra Horst. Early bird discount deadline is August 3. Contact Tammy Begley for more information, (317) 919-5318,

Blueberry Festival: If you are interested in making blueberry donuts at the blueberry festival in Plymouth on Labor Day weekend, please contact Delmae Carterman at (574) 540-3127 or

SBJA: South Bend Junior Academy is looking for a part time I.T. assistant. Please contact the school office at (574) 287-3713 or Tom Huntress at (219) 309-4122.

SBJA Job Opening: We have an opening for Administrative Assistant at South Bend Junior Academy. If you are interested in the position, please call the school office at (574) 287-3713 or Tom Huntress at (219) 309-4122.

SBJA Openings: Are you looking for a great Christian education for your child? Consider South Bend Jr. Academy. There are still some openings in grades K-8. Contact the school office at (574) 287-3713 or e-mail

Special Kindergarten Rates: Don’t let finances keep you from experiencing a great education! Your South Bend Junior Academy offers Kindergarten tuition at only $300 for members, $333 for non-members. SBJA also accepts Indiana state vouchers, which enable many families to attend for free or greatly reduced prices. Please contact the school to see how affordable it really is! (574) 287-3713.




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  • Phyllis Steinberg from South Bend First SDA to Clearview SDA, Surprise, AZ




Sabbath, July 21

  • 9:30 AM – Sabbath School
  • 11:00 AM – Worship: Pastor Thordarson
  • 1:00 PM – All Deacon/Deaconess Meeting

Monday, July 23

  • 6:00 PM – Elder’s Meeting
  • 7:00 PM – Church Business Meeting
  • 7:30 PM – Church Board Meeting

Tuesday, July 24

  • 7:00 PM – VBS Team Meeting

Sabbath, July 28

  • 9:30 AM – Sabbath School
  • 11:00 AM – Worship: Trey Mbaiwa


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