Announcements

Updated: May 26, 2022

 

Announcements - May  28, 2022

1.Welcome: Good morning and happy Sabbath. Today is our Memorial Day Service where we pay tribute to those lost in the line-of duty. If you are visiting with us today, we are so glad to have you and please come back again! If anyone has any prayer requests, please let us know and we will include it in our communal prayer.

2. FLOWERS: The flowers in the lobby are dedicated to Michael & Amy Norton for their recent anniversary. Congratulations and thanks for all you do for our church, school, and Pathfinders!

3. VBS: VBS will be June 13-17, 1-4pm, with VBS Sabbath on the 18th. There are flyers in the lobby. If you have a few hours to donate during VBS week, please them know. It is mostly supervising the kids!!

4. Praise Sabbath: Next Sabbath, June 4th will be our praise and testimony Sabbath after our 40 day s of prayer. This service is always a blessing as we hear how God has answered our prayers and moved in our hearts.

5. COUPLES: The Couple’s meeting for Sabbath the 4th has been cancelled. Ruben & Lalita will let you know when it is rescheduled.

6. GRADUATES: There is a list of graduates in the lobby. The box for cards is in the lobby. If you are unable to attend the kid’s graduations or even if you are, you can still place your cards in the lobby box and we will get them to the graduates.

7. FJA: The Fortuna Jr. Academy Graduation is this coming Thursday, June 2nd at 7:00 here in the church. There will be a reception immediately following at the center.

8. HOME SCHOOL GRADUATION: On June 20 at 2:00 in the afternoon, Ocean Brinckhaus-Goodrich will be graduating from 8th Grade Home School along with three of his fellow home-schoolers. The ceremony will be held in the gym at FJA. You are invited to attend.

9. HEALTH SABBATH: After church today is our Healthy Options presentation with samples and demonstrations. Bring your own picnic lunch, see some presentations, learn some recipes and hear Kerry’s health journey. Come fellowship!!

10. SUPPLIES: Your bulletin insert today is a list of supplies that VBS could use for the kids this summer. If you can donate any of the items,  please call Amy or Valerie and check with them to see what is still needed before you buy!!!

 

MONTHLY BUDGET: $6990.00

TOTAL SO FAR FOR MAY : $3,541.72

STILL NEED FOR MAY: $3,448.28

This is the last Sabbath in May.          

 

This Week

 

Saturday May 28           1:00 Picnic Potluck & Health Option Presentation

                                      7:00 Storicles

Sunday, May 29              7:00 Last Storicles                           

Tuesday, May 31            10:00 Church Office Opens

Wed. June 1                     7:00 Wednesday Study - “Growing In Jesus”

Thursday, June 2            10:00 Church Office Opens

                                        7:00 FJA Graduation & Reception

Sabbath, June 4               Praise & Testimony Sabbath

 

Looking Ahead

June 2                FJA Graduation – 7:00

June 4                40 Days Praise & Testimony

June 13-17         VBS 1-4pm at FJA

June 16              6:30 Church Board

June 18              VBS Sabbath

June 18              Picnic Potluck-Dumitrescu’s

June 20              Home School Grad at FJA 2:00

June 21              6:30 Elder’s Meeting

June 25              Camp Ground Sabbath

July 16               2nd Quarter Communion

July 16               Picnic Potluck – Don & Colleens

July 24-30          Camp Meeting

 

 

 

 

Announcements - May  21, 2022

1.Welcome: Good morning and happy Sabbath. Today is our Pathfinder Sabbath. They will be presenting our worship service for us. If you are visiting with us today, we are so glad to have you and please come back again! If anyone has any prayer requests, please let us know and we will include it in our communal prayer.

2. FLOWERS: The flowers in the sanctuary are dedicated to Chris & Debbie Miller in appreciation of all the years of faithful service to our Pathfinders. We love & appreciate you. The flowers in the lobby are for our precious friend Martha Allen for her birthday tomorrow. Happy Birthday! We love you!

3. VBS: VBS will be June 13-17, 1-4pm, with VBS Sabbath on the 18th. There are flyers in the lobby. Please contact Amy Norton or Valerie Wikander to sign your child up. If you have a few hours to donate during this week, please let Amy or Valerie know. Most of the time they just need people to supervise the kids. Not teach or necessarily hands on.

4. Praise Sabbath: Sabbath, June 4th will be our praise and testimony Sabbath after our 40 day s of prayer. This service is always a blessing as we here how God has answered our prayers and moved in our hearts.

5. Memorial Day: Sabbath May 28th, will be our memorial day service. We will be honoring those who have served our country and passed on.

6. FJA: The Fortuna Jr. Academy Graduation is Thursday, June 2nd at 7:00 here in the church. There will be a reception immediately following at the center.

7. COUPLES: On Sabbath afternoon June 4th there will be another Couples Meeting. It will start at 4:30 and end at 8:30. There will be child care and a light supper. 

8. GRADUATES: There is a list of graduates in the lobby. The basket for cards is in the lobby. We are doing this because some schools are still restricting attendance due to COVID. Just drop you cards in the box and we will make sure the graduates get them

9. HEALTH SABBATH: On Sabbath May 28, we will be having a health presentation at the FCSC after church. We will be served with a healthy options potluck. Kerry Freedman will be speaking on her health journey entitled – DISEASE, REVERSAL & HOPE. Plan to attend and hear her journey.

10. HOME SCHOOL GRADUATION: On June 20 at 2:00 in the afternoon, Ocean Brinckhaus-Goodrich will be graduating from 8th Grade Home School along with three of his fellow home-schoolers. The ceremony will be held in the gym at FJA. You are invited to attend.

11. CARDS: Don’t forget that Elaine Wolters and Jeannie Beach are in the rehabilitation centers. Elaine is in Seaview and Jeannie is in Granada. Cards go a long way in cheering them up. Remember Jeannie’s last name is Peoples-Beach.

12. POSTAL FOOD DRIVE: Cherie and Rhonda want to thank everyone who helped us last Sabbath with the postal food drive. Almost 2 ½ tons of food was collected. What a ministry we have at the center!!

 

Announcements - May  14, 2022

1.Welcome: Good morning and happy Sabbath. If you are visiting us today, we are glad you are here and come back any time. Please be sure and sign our guest page in the lobby. If anyone has any prayer requests, please let us know and we will include it in our communal prayer.

2. POSTAL FOOD DRIVE: TODAY is the POSTAL FOOD DRIVE. WE NEED YOUR HELP. The post office will pick up the bags and start bringing them back to the center between 1:00-1:30. If there are a few of us young and strong ones that could come to the center around 1:30 and help unload, Rhonda and Cherie would sure appreciate it. Our Young people are out of town!!

3. VBS: VBS will be June 13-17, 1-4pm, with VBS Sabbath on the 18th. They still may need volunteers. If you have a few hours to donate during this week, please let Amy or Valerie know. No special talents or experience needed, just a heart for Jesus.

4. Board meeting: The church board meeting is this coming Thursday the 19th at 6:30. If you have anything for the agenda, please let the office know. The zoom link will be sent out Monday.

5. Picnic potlucks: Add these to your calendar: June 18th, the Dumitrescu home. July 16th, Colleen and Don’s home. August 6th, the Bertholf home. If there is a weekend anyone else would like to host, please let the office know. It doesn’t have to be the 1st of the 3rd Sabbath.

6. GRADUATION: The Fortuna Jr. Academy Graduation is Thursday, June 2nd at 7:00 here in the church. There will be a reception immediately following at the center.

7. PATHFINDERS: The Pathfinder are at Ruth Lake this weekend. Pray they have safe travels and a good and productive time. If you pledged a sponsorship, remember to make your donation. Next Sabbath the 21st is Pathfinder Day at the church! Please come on out and support our Pathfinders. Invite you family and friends.

8. GRADUATES: There is a list of graduates in the lobby. The basket for cards WILL BE IN THE LOBBY STARTING NEXT SABBATH. (MY Bad). Some schools still have restrictions on graduations due to COVID, so we will collect your well-wishes for the students here. If you have someone graduating who is not on the list, please let me know so I can add their name and include them in the next FOCUS!

9. ELDER’S MEETING: The Elder’s meeting for May will be on the 17th at 6:00. The ZOOM link will be sent out next week. Sorry for the mistake in last week’s bulletin. I didn’t know when the meeting was, but if it wasn’t on the 10th, someone would let me know. AND it worked!!

 

 

 

Announcements - April 30, 2022       

1.Welcome: Good morning and happy Sabbath. If you are visiting us today, we are glad you are here and come back any time. Please be sure and sign our guest page in the lobby.

2. 40 DAYS: Please remember to pay for your 40 days book if you have not already paid. They were $13. I apologize for the covers coming off. The fastener head was smaller than the holes. My bad!

3. VBS: There are flyers in the lobby for VBS. It will be June 13-17, 1-4pm, with VBS Sabbath on the 18th. They still need lots of volunteers. You don’t have to volunteer all five days, but if you have any afternoons or hours that week to help, please let Amy or Valerie. Most of it is supervising and keeping the kids safe and corralled!!

4. POSTAL FOOD DRIVE: The center just found out that the postal food drive will be May 14th. The post office will pick up the bags and start bringing them back to the center between 1:00-1:30. Here’s where the challenge come is. Usually the pathfinders are here to help with the unloading of the food. But that is their work-a-thon weekend. If there are a few of you young and strong ones that could come to the center around 1:30 and help unload, Rhonda and Cherie would sure appreciate it. Maybe you could have a “parking lot potluck” after church and wait around!! On Friday, the 13th Cherie will need some help setting up the tables as well.

5. Picnic potlucks: We will be re-starting our outdoor picnic potlucks in June. The 3rd or 5th Sabbath of the month seemed to work the best last year. We have someone for June 18th and July 16th. If you would like to host Aug/Sept/Oct, please let Cindy Know.

6. FLOWERS: Please remember that when you order flowers for someone, to please make a donation to the flower fund. Our fund is low currently and we need to build it up. A suggested donation is $15-$20. Thank you.

7. PATHFINDERS: Pathfinder day will be May 21st, here in the church!! Also the Pathfinder work-a-thon weekend at Ruth Lake will be May 13-15. The Pathfinders will be calling to ask for sponsorships. A suggested donation for the day is anywhere from $25-$50, but they are thankful for any amount you are able to donate.

8. FOCUS: If you get a hard copy of the FOCUS, please check the basket in the lobby today for yours. Others were mailed and e-mailed out yesterday.

9.GRADUATES: There is a list of graduates in the lobby. We will have a basket here at the church to start collecting cards for them. Some schools still have restrictions on graduations due to COVID, so we will collect your well-wishes for the students here. The FJA graduation will be here June 2nd. If you have someone graduating who is not on the list, please let me know so I can add their name!

10. Prayer & Fasting: The prayer and fasting group is meeting TODAY after church instead of next Sabbath, the 7th.

 

 

                                             Redwood Area Camp

                                                              (707) 946-2452
                                                        
www.redwoodareacamp.com
                                               redwoodareacamp.director@gmail.com     

 

                           Help Needed - 2 positions open

DATE:                      March 12, 2022
LOCATION:              Redwood Area Camp
STATUS:                  RAC Secretary and Treasurer
REPORTS TO:          Redwood Area Camp Director
POSITION:              Secretary - Volunteer; Treasurer - Paid
WAGE/SALARY:       Depending on skills

 

SUMMARY:

Redwood Area Camp is looking to fill recent positions, Secretary and Treasurer.

We are looking for candidates from the Humboldt County area, preferably near the camp location.

For more information, please reach out to Harry Salvini (707) 946-2452.


Secretary:

Camp Secretary is responsible for the general office affairs of the camp. To keep accurate and efficient record keeping and reports to the director. The candidate would be expected to help coordinate meetings through the year, mailings, area contacts as needed, as well as be at the camp during Campmeeting (July 24-30) as well as precamp the week before. The time during the year is less than 10 hours a week.


Treasurer:

Camp Treasurer is responsible for the business affairs of the camp. To keep an accurate and efficient accounting record of all the financial resources, both incoming and outgoing of the Redwood Area Camp and to report to the director. The candidate would be expected to keep the books, collect and disperse finances through the year and be at the camp during Campmeeting and precamp. There would be an initial block of time spent with the former treasurer to become familiar with the books and get accounts switched over, then normally only 10 hours a week.

Thank you!
Harry Salvini, Executive Director

 

                                      Announcements - April 16, 2022

1.Welcome: Good morning and happy Sabbath. If you are visiting us today, we are glad you are here and come back any time. Please be sure and sign our guest page in the lobby.

2. 40 DAYS: The 40 day of prayer books are on the front pew for after church for those of you that pre-ordered one. If you have not paid, please mark a tithe envelope “40 days of prayer book” and put it in the offering basket. They are $13.

3. VBS: There are flyers in the lobby for VBS. It will be June 13-17 th with VBS Sabbath on the 18 th . They still need lots of volunteers. You don’t have to volunteer all five days, but if you have any afternoons that week to help, please let Amy or Valerie. Most of it is supervising and keeping the kids safe and corralled!!

4.Meetings: The School Board meeting will be Thursday, April 21 st . The ELDER”S meeting for April is Tuesday the 19 th at 6:00 pm. Zoom and in person. The ZOOM link has been sent out for the Elder’s meeting.

5.Picnic potlucks: We will be re-starting our outdoor picnic potlucks in June. The 3 rd or 5 th Sabbath of the month seemed to work the best last year. We have someone for June 18 th and July 16 th . If you would like a month through October, please let Cindy Know.

6. FLOWERS: Please remember that when you order flowers for someone, to please make a donation to the flower fund. Our fund is low currently and we need to build it up. A suggested donation is $15-$20. Thank you.

7. PATHFINDERS: Pathfinder day will be May 21 st , here in the church!! Also the Pathfinder work-a-thon weekend at Ruth Lake will be May 13-15. The Pathfinders will be calling to ask for sponsorships. A suggested
donation for the day is anywhere from $25-$50, but they are thankful for any amount you are able to donate. All amounts are appreciated by the kids.

8. TRANSFERS: We have a 1 st reading for three new transfers. Josh and Ariana Rayburn would like to transfer their membership to the Fortuna Church and Janet Eastburn would like to transfer her membership to our
church as well. We will have the 2 nd and final reading next Sabbath. Please let the office know if you would like your membership transferred here.

9.OFFICE: The church office will be closed from April 18 th thru April 25 th .  I am back on the 26 th . (I think) Pastor may be here on Tuesday and Thursday mornings, but call before dropping by to make sure he is not in
a meeting. You can still text me for emergency prayer requests and e-mail everything else and I will check them. There will be no regular bulletin for the 23 rd , but there will be a service outline. Thank you Kerry
Freedman for being willing to print those out for us.

10. Prayer & Fasting: Remember that the 1 st Sabbath of every month is when we meet for prayer after church. You do not have to necessarily be fasting to join in that day. Everyone is welcome.

 

                                                       This Week

Saturday Apr. 16              7:00 Storicles #5


Sunday, Apr 17                 7:00 Storicles #6


Monday, Apr.18                6:00 Pathfinders – Field Dress
 
Tuesday, Apr.19               10:00 Church Office Opens
                                         6:00 Elder’s Meeting


Wed. Apr.20                       7:00 Wednesday Study  “Growing In Jesus”
 
Thursday, Apr.21              10:00 Church Office Opens
                                          4:00 School Board Meeting


Friday, Apr.22                     7:00 Storicles #7
 
Sabbath, Apr. 23               Lesson Study: Dave Perry
                                        Speaker: Pastor Dan
                                          7:00 Storicles #8

 

                                                   Looking Ahead

April 19              6:00 Elder’s Meeting
April 21              4:00 School Board
May 13_15          Pathfinder Work-a-thon
May 21                Pathfinder Sabbath
May 26               40 Days of Prayer Ends
June 4                40 Days Praise & Testimony
June 13-17          VBS
June 18               VBS Sabbath
June 25               Camp Ground Sabbath
July 24-30           Camp Meeting

 

                                                      Offerings

March short by $792, but covered with budget reserve

April Total so far: $3,849.45

April’s remaining need: $3,140.55

 

 

                                        Announcements - April 9, 2022

1.Welcome: Good morning and happy Sabbath. If you are visiting us today, we are glad you are here and come back any time. Please be sure and sign our guest page in the lobby. Today is our Prayer Sabbath. We will soon be starting our 40 days of prayer and we wanted to FOCUS on prayer and our prayer life. (See below)


2. 40 DAYS: On April 17 th we will be starting 40 days of Communing With God, using a book by the same title. We estimate the cost to be $13. You can mark a tithe envelope “40 days of prayer”. Please let Cindy know if you would like a copy Last day to order is today.

3. CHILDREN’S STORY: We will be re-starting our Children’s story today. Thank you Debbie. When it is time, Mrs. Miller will invite the kids to come forward and sit in the front. We will not start the children’s offering today, but soon. The Schoolhouse is still in the lobby for you to donate too!

4.Meetings: The church board meeting will be April 14 th . That’s this coming Thursday, at 6:30 and the School Board meeting will be April 21 st . The ELDER”S meeting for April is Tuesday the 19 th at 6:00 pm. Zoom and in person.

5.SEDER: The Passover Seder is next Friday. May of you have signed up and we are looking forward to understanding the meanings of the Passover meal and coming closer to Jesus and each other. It will be held at the Fortuna Community Services Center for those that signed up, from 5:00-7:00pm. If you need to leave a little early to attend the “Storicles” that is fine. Hoaas on her birthday, with love from your buddy, Julie Rowe.

6. EVANGELISM: Last night was the first night of our VOP, Amazing Facts, “Storicles”. Last Sabbath I told you there were 11 on-line registrants. As of this past Thursday, there were over 20. Only one attends this church!!! Oh, please pray for these 20 folks who were moved by our invitation to sign-up. Pray that they will be able to attend often. PLEASE, if you see a stranger at these meetings, please go up, say hi and welcome. If they don’t see Jesus in US, why would they want Him for themselves?

7. OFFICE: The church office will be closed from April 18 th thru May 25 th . Pastor may be here on Tuesday and Thursday mornings, but call before dropping by to make sure he is not in a meeting. You can still text me for
emergency prayer requests and e-mail everything else and I will check them. There will be no bulletin for Sabbath, the 24 th .

8. FYI: Please, please remember that as we re-introduce more things in to our Worship service, they are going to go a little longer. We kinda got a little spoiled by our condensed service. There is scratch paper and crayons for
kids, or even for you if you need to keep busy or stay awake, lol. It is a blessing and a freedom to spend time in the presence of the Lord!

 

                                    Announcements - April 2, 2022

1.Welcome: Good morning and happy Sabbath. If you are visiting us today, we are glad you are here and come back any time. Please be sure and sign our guest book. Today is our Communion Service and everyone is welcome to participate

2. 40 DAYS: On April 17 th we will be starting 40 days of Communing With God, using a book by the same title. We have to print them. We estimate the cost to be $13. You can mark a tithe envelope “40 days of prayer”. Please let Cindy know if you would like a copy Last day to order and pay is April 8 th .

3. QUARTERLIES: There are still some 2 nd quarter supplies in the lobby. Don’t forget to pick yours up. Even if you are not baptized or a member, you may have a quarterly there if you attend regularly or are having memberships transferred here. If you want a quarterly, let me know and I will check for extras.

4.Meeting s: The church board meeting will be April 14 th at 6:30 and the School Board meeting will be April 21 st . Mark these changes on your calendar. The ELDER”S meeting for April is Tuesday the 19 th at 6:00 pm. Zoom and in person.

5.FOCUS: The Focus for April is ready. They were e-mailed and mailed out Thursday for those of you who do not have e-mail or prefer a hard copy, check the basket in the lobby for your name. There are extras in the back of the basket for visitors. If you are newly attending, there should be one for you as well. If not, take an extra one. Let me know if you want yours mailed or e-mailed regularly & I will add you to the list.

6. ADDRESSES: Please check the directory in the lobby for correct address, phone and e-mail information especially if you are newly attending or have moved or changed numbers.

7. EVANGELISM: April 8 th we will begin a series entitled “Storicals” from VOP and Amazing Facts. Pray for those who received our mass mailing invitations. Ask your neighbor if they received theirs…..and go from there. There will be free bibles for guests, lessons each night, a binder to keep them in and an E.G. White book each week.

8. MASKS: Masks continue to be voluntary. You are free to sit with whomever, but still in every other pew.

9. Easter Service: Our Easter Service will be on Sabbath, April 16 th . Please plan to join us as we celebrate the resurrection of our Lord.

10.CHILDREN’S STORY: Children’s story and offering will be resuming Sabbath, April 9th. We are so excited. Services will be longer as we resume pre-COVID activities.

11. FCSC: Just a reminder about the center table cloths. Dorcas is not in charge of laundering the them after an event. It is up to whatever group or individual that hosted the event. Thanks.

 

                                  Announcements - March 26, 2022

 1.Welcome: Good morning and happy Sabbath. If you are visiting us today we are glad you are here and come back any time. Thank You so much to Earl Carson for filling in today for Pastor Dan! Please remember Pastor Dan, his dad and his family in
your prayers.

2. 40 DAYS: On April 17 th we will be starting another 40 days of prayer. This time we will be working from an older publication instead of a Dennis Smith book. We estimate the cost to be $13. You can mark a tithe envelope “40 days of prayer”. Please let Cindy know if you would like a copy as it is no longer in print and we have to print them out.

3. QUARTERLIES: There are still some 2 nd quarter supplies in the lobby. Don’t forget to pick yours up. Even if you are not baptized or a member, you may have a quarterly there if you attend regularly or are having memberships transferred here. If you want a quarterly, let me know and I will check for extras.

4.Meeting Change: The church board meeting will be April 14 th at 6:30 and the School Board meeting will be April 21 st . Mark these changes on your calendar.

5.PRAYER: Please pray for Terry Gustin. He just found out he has cancer and the spot may have been there for over a year. He is who preaches at our Petrolia church if you don’t know him. Also, if Terry cannot preach at some time, can you pray how you can maybe put on a program/service out at Petrolia from time to time. They need to know we love them too.

6. PHOTOS: I have received so many photos. I sent out some reminders this week. The cut-off date will be April 2 nd . If you don’t want one, let me know so I can quit pestering you. I don’t want anyone to be left out. I have extended the deadline by 3 weeks.

7. EVANGELISM: Our last Friday night meeting is this coming Friday
the 1 st . (sorry about my confusion in last week’s bulletin) In addition on April 8 th we will begin a series entitled “Storicals” from amazing facts. A mass mailing invitation went out to 10,000 Humboldt county homes. Please pray for all those people and that they will want to meet Jesus. Ask your neighbor if they received theirs…..and go from there.

8. MASKS: Masks continue to be voluntary. You are free to sit with whomever, in every other pew. We are taking baby-steps at re-opening. We want to make sure we do it slowly and correctly and keeping all of YOU safe.

9. COMMUNION: Next Sabbath, April 2 nd , will be our 1 st quarter communion. We will be making our own individual juice and bread in the little cups. We hope to re-start the foot washing 2 nd quarter.

10.CHILDREN’S STORY: Children’s story and offering will be resuming Sabbath, April 9th. We are so excited. Please keep in mind that as we add each of these parts back in to the program, the service is going to go
longer

 

 

                                      Announcements - March 19, 2022

1.Welcome: Good morning and happy Sabbath. We are happy to have you with us today. Please let us know if you have a prayer request and we will get it to Pastor. We are so happy to have our kid’s chorus doing our special music this Sabbath. Guys you have no idea how much we enjoy seeing and hearing you sing for Jesus. We appreciate you guys!!!

2. 40 DAYS: On April 17 th we will be starting another 40 days of prayer. This time we will be working from an older publication instead of a Dennis Smith book. We estimate the cost to be $12 to $15. We will let you know the exact cost soon. Lalita will be giving us more information on this in a couple weeks. Please let Cindy know if you would like a copy of the book we are using. We have to have them specially made.

3. QUARTERLIES: 2 nd quarter materials will be in the lobby this Sabbath. Don’t forget to pick yours up!

4.COUPLES MEETING: Just a reminder that the Real Talk Young Couples Meeting will be in the blue room this afternoon at 4:30. Child care will be Provided in the center. There will be a light supper after the meeting over at the center for those attending.

5.Blood Mobile: . REMEMBER TODAY THE BLOOD MOBILE IS IN OUR PARKING LOT FROM 12-4. Feel free to show up anytime and donate much needed blood. You never know whose life you might save. There is literally “Power In The Blood”.

6. PHOTOS: Thank you to those of you who are responding. I am getting so many!! I apologize for last Sabbath I had to leave early. I will be in the lobby after the service today to take pictures. Also, please take a look at the directory in the lobby and update your info.

7. Evangelism: Please join us Wednesday evenings at 7:00 for our continuing series “Shadow Empire”. We have two more Friday’s to go. Please invite someone to come and learn about ancient archaeological finds and how they tie in to prophecy. In addition on April 8 th we will begin a series entitled “Storicals” from amazing facts. These meeting will tie in well-known bible stories with the prophecies of Daniel and Revelation and how we can find hope in Jesus

8. MASKS: STARTING TODAY, MASKS ARE VOLUNTARY AND NO MORE SIGNING IN. If you are not vaccinated or you are next to someone whose vaccination status is unknown, it is still recommended to wear a mask. But it is not mandatory. Please remember our main goal is to keep our members safe! Keep washing your hands and using the hand sanitizers please. Thanks for your continued support.

9. Communion: Next Sabbath will be our 1 st quarter communion. We will still be making our own individual juice and bread in the little cups. We hope to re-start the foot washing soon.

10.Children’s story: Children’s story and offering will be resuming Sabbath, April 2 nd . We are so excited. Please keep in mind that as we add each of these parts back in to the program, the service is going to go longer!

 

                                     Announcements - March 12, 2022

1.Welcome: Good morning and happy Sabbath. Please let us know about any prayer requests you may have. Thank you Josh Rayburn for bringing us our message this Sabbath.

2. 40 DAYS: On April 17 th we will be starting another 40 days of prayer. This time we will be working from another publication instead of a Dennis Smith book. We estimate the cost to be $12 to $15. We will let you know the exact cost soon. Lalita will be giving us more information on this in a couple weeks. Please let Cindy know if you would like a copy of the book we are using. We have to have them specially made.

3. THANK YOU: Teresa Burgara wants to thank everyone for the cards, flowers, prayers and well wishes as she recovered from her knee replacement. She loves her church family.

4.COUPLES MEETING: Just a reminder that the Real Talk Young Couples Meeting will be in the blue room on Sabbath March 19 th at 4:30. Child care will be over in the center. There will be a light supper after the meeting at the center as well for those attending.

5.Blood Mobile: On Sabbath, March 19 th , the Community Blood Mobile will again be in our parking lot from 12-4pm. Brad Nelson is here today to give us a bit more information.

6. PHOTOS: Roses Are Red, Violets Are Blue, The New Directory, Needs A Picture Of You. Thank you to those of you who are responding. I am getting so many!! If you catch me on Sabbath, I will take one for you. OR e-mail, text or bring your picture to me. Also, please take a look at the directory in the lobby and update your info.

7. Evangelism: Our first “Shadow Empire”, presentation was last night. We will continue these for the next 3 weeks. Please join us Wednesday evenings at 7:00. Please invite someone to come and learn about ancient archaeological finds and how they tie in to prophecy.

8. MASKS: Praise the Lord! Beginning next Sabbath, March 19 th , Masks will no longer be mandatory but voluntary. Anyone who wants to wear a mask or not to wear a mask can. It is up to you to decide. We still recommend that if you find yourself seated with people not in your bubble, and whose vaccination status you do not know…..to wear a mask. We will not be signing in any longer either. We cannot thank you enough for the last two years of dealing with the masks. We could not have kept our church as safe as we did without all of
you being willing to follow our protocols. Can’t wait to see everyone’s smile again.

9. ELDER”S MEETING: This coming Tuesday at 6:00pm. ZOOM and in person.                                                                  

                                                                                 

                                       Announcements - March 5, 2022

1.Welcome: Good morning and happy Sabbath. Please let us know about any prayer requests you may have. To the friends and family of John Sutsch, who might be visiting, we welcome you and pray blessings of peace for you.


2. OFFERING: Next Sabbath, March 12 th , is Adventist World Radio Offering. See Bulletin insert for more information.


3.NEEDED: Humboldt Alcohol Recovery Treatment Program (HART) is in need of a part-time, certified, Spanish speaking addiction counselor. Please call 725-9481 to request forms or to the conference website for required papers, http://www.nccsda.com.  Please return paperwork to 2331 Rohnerville Rd. Fortuna CA. 95540 attention Rhonda Lewis.


4.MEMORIAL:. John Sutsch’s memorial service is tomorrow, March 6 th , at 2:00 here at the church. A time of fellowship will be at the center after the service. The Flowers this Sabbath are in memory, honor and love for our friend John and the rest of the Sutsch family.


5. Matching Donation: Praise God. As of February 28 ryj WE MET OUR MATCHING $5000 AMOUNT, and went over by $2551. A huge thank-you to our anonymous donor, God bless you and to everyone who contributed thank you. As you take a look at our Feb. #’s on the back page came up a little short! But we have seen how the Lord has provided for us before and he will again!


6.Blood Mobile: On Sabbath, March 19 th , the Community Blood Mobile will again be in our parking lot from 12-4pm. Brad Nelson will be here on the 12 th to give you some more information.


7. PHOTOS: Roses Are Red, Violets Are Blue, The New Directory, Needs A Picture Of You. Thank you to those of you who are responding. If you catch me on Sabbath, I will take one for you. OR e-mail, text or bring your picture to me. Also, please take a look at the
directory in the lobby and update your info


8. Evangelism: We will be starting “Shadow Empire”, another in the Shawn Boonstra series this next Friday, March 11 th, for 4 Fridays in a row at 7:00pm each week. Please invite someone to come and learn about ancient archaeological finds and how they tie in to prophecy.


9. MASKS: We continue to thank-you for wearing your masks. As of March 2 nd , the county and state are still recommending that the safest practice is to wear masks indoors when in crowds of people outside of your circle and with those whose vaccine status is
unknown.


10. We have a new address for Don and Alice Charlton. 1575 SW Dellwood Ave., Portland, OR 97225 PH#503-646-4924.

 

                                           Announcements - February 26, 2022

 1.Welcome: Good morning and happy Sabbath. We welcome each and every one of you and are happy you are worshipping with us. Please let us know about and prayer requests you may have.


2. FCSC GARDEN If you didn’t already know, we are blessed and excited to have Emily transitioning in as our new FCSC Garden director.!! Sean Todd will be slowly phasing out. He recently lost his father and feels the need to be there for his family.


3.NEEDED: Humboldt Alcohol Recovery Treatment Program (HART) is in need of a part-time, certified, Spanish speaking addiction counselor. Please call 725-9481 to request forms or to the conference website for required
papers, http://www.nccsda.com.  Please return paperwork to 2331 Rohnerville Rd. Fortuna CA. 95540 attention Rhonda Lewis.


4.MEMORIAL:. John Sutsch’s memorial service will be next Sunday, March 6 th at 2:00 here in the church. A time of fellowship will follow over at the FCSC afterwards. The family wishes to thank everyone for their cards, prayers and visits during this time.


5. Matching Donation: Praise God. Amy tells me that as of February 23 rd, WE MET OUR MATCHING $5000 AMOUNT. And went over by $469!!! God blesses His people when they come to him in unified prayer . To our anonymous donor thank you, thank you and to each and every one of you who responded to the Holy Spirit and gave, we thank you as well. Our FJA principal and board are humbled and thankful by the out-pouring of the church members’ generosity


6.FOCUS: Please, please check the basket in the lobby “labeled FOCUS” to see if your MARCH FOCUS is there. We are throwing away about a dozen or more each month. If you don’t want it, please let me know. If you get it by e-mail, you won’t have one there.


7. PHOTOS: We need your photo for our updated directories. Please e-mail, text or bring your picture to me. We want to include everyone. ASAP pretty please. I could always resort to grabbing a picture off of Face Book. I don’t want to, but I am not above doing it…… just sayin. Also, please take a look at the directory in the lobby and update your info


8. Evangelism: We will be starting “Shadow Empire”, another in the Shawn Boonstra series Friday, March 11 th, for 4 Fridays. Fascinating archaeological finds and how they tie in to prophecy.


9. MASKS: We continue to thank-you for wearing your masks. The NCC recommends that the safest practice is to wear masks indoors when in crowds of people outside of your circle and with those whose vaccine status is unknown.


10. This Sunday afternoon Don and Alice Charlton are opening their home for you to drop by and tell them good-bye as they get ready to move to Portland. We pray blessings over them as they make this move. Come by anytime between 2:00 and 4:00. 1552 Imperial Dr. Fortuna

 

 

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                                               SDA Television Broadcasts           

                      Loma Linda University Church - Randy Roberts:    https://www.lluc.org/live

                      Pioneer Memorial Church - Dwight Nelson:           https://www.pmchurch.org/sermons

                       

                                 Other Adventist Programs and Study Links

                     https://fortunaca.adventistchurch.org/sda-links/bible-study-and-television

 

                        Suggestions to supplement your worship experience:

     Mission Stories to Read:    https://am.adventistmission.org/news

     Mission Spotlight Videos:  https://am.adventistmission.org/mission-spotlight

     Sabbath School Lessons:   http://www.pineknoll.org/sabbath-school-lessons

 

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   Don't forget to continue to give as you are able.  Church ministries and salaries continue even when services are temporarily suspended.  Checks can be mailed to the church at 2301 Rohnerville Rd Fortuna, CA 95540.  For online giving click on "About Us" in the menu at the top of this page.