THANK YOU for choosing to worship God with us today. May you experience the welcoming presence of Jesus! In the pew rack is a card inviting you to take the next step in your spiritual walk. Please let us know how we may help you.
PRAYER PARTNERS: If you want to join us, pick names out of the baskets in the foyer. Begin calling at least weekly to pray with each other. See how close you grow and look for answered prayers.
REVELATION BIBLE STUDY: If you are interested in forming a small study group to further explore the book of Revelation, please contact Brent or Diane Sedgwick or the church office. We would be using resources by Ranko Stefanovic, (author of this quarter’s Adult Bible Study Guide), Jon Paulien and George Knight. Location and time to be determined.
YOUTH & TEENS GAME NIGHT, APRIL 13, at PCAS gym, 6:30 to 10:00 pm: worship, music, food, games and fun!
PRAYER QUILT MINISTRY will meet this Sunday, April 14 at 9:30 am at Fran Wilson’s home. If you are interested in helping to construct one of our lovely Prayer Quilts, please see or call Andrea Williams at 941-916-8508 (new number) or Fran Wilson 941-276-1906.
PORT CHARLOTTE ADVENTIST SCHOOL HAS AN OPPORTUNITY FOR YOU! Bring a smile to a child’s face! If you enjoy listening to a student practice reading, then you are needed at our church school. Any day for 30 minutes that best fits your schedule.
OUR NEXT BLOOD DRIVE is scheduled for Sabbath, May 4 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. here in the church parking lot. Thank you ahead of time for considering the chance to help save a life!
NOTICE: APRIL 27, WORSHIP COMMITTEE DURING POTLUCK.
WOMEN’S MINISTRIES: Ladies, please fellowship with us the 2nd Tuesday evening of every month as we venture into 2019. We invite you to join us for a light supper and lots of fun on our journey of “Service = ___”. - Women’s Ministry Team
SINGLE MOTHER OUTREACH: Specific items requested by Women’s & Newborn Coordinator at Bayfront Health for new single mothers: diapers, wipes, receiving blankets, onesies, sleepers, bath towels, wash cloths, socks, two (2) books, crib sheets. This outreach ministry is designed to foster the attitudes and actions in our children by providing love and support to those in our community with a specific need. Please place items in boxes in the children’s Sabbath School classrooms.
WHEN RESERVING THE GRAND HALL OR KITCHEN, please call LeAnn Mathewson to confirm that your date is available. Thank you. (941-276-5347)
KITCHEN USE: If you have an event that requires the use of the Kitchen/Grand Hall, please contact LeAnn Mathewson. 276-5347
ATTN: Members please use the white check request form in the church office for both reimbursements and requests for checks to other vendors.
ABC DELIVERY VAN will be at the Port Charlotte SDA Church on Sunday, April 28, from 5:45 to 6:15 pm. Orders need to be called in (407-644-4255) before noon Thursday, April 25.
COMING SOON - VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL, GRADES 1-6. Theme: Life is Good! God is Good! June 3 – 7, 6:00 – 8:40 pm. There will be a board in the foyer where people can pick up a note for a specific item that will be needed during VBS. A box will be available to place the items in the following Sabbath.
NEW FOR 2019 AUDITS – We no longer issue checks in any amounts unless there is supporting documentation attached, no exceptions. Please keep your receipts in a safe place and attach them to the form. Thank you. Candy Bedford, Treas.
Upcoming Fellowship Luncheons: Visitors always welcome. Members are encouraged to extend Sabbath fellowship but please bring a 13x9 casserole or salad and dessert. Please bring your dish baked and at room temperature for easy warming. Please affix your name on your dish for identification. Thank you.
April 27 - Visitors Fellowship Luncheon
May 11 - Visitors Fellowship Luncheon
May 25 - Visitors Fellowship Luncheon
Melanie “Mel” Babel (friend of Rudy Bates);
Yvonne Brewster (Beryl Jackson's niece);
Edna Campbell; Veronica Campbell;
Ines Carter; Vincent Carter (Deta Lightburns’s uncle);
Yvette Daphnis; Winston Dillon; Nicholas Dodds;
Linnet Adassa Ellis; Robin Falco; Ismael Felico; Ann Forde;
Cleveland Forde; Ray Hayes; Adrian Jackson; Dorothy Jones;
Merline Jones; Owen Jones, Sr.; Lionel Jordan; Juan Lamboy;
Gloria Leiba (Wave Williams' Cousin);
Allan Lightbourn; Sam Lightbourn, Jr.; Gary Lockhart;
Lavie & Edie MacNeal; Walworth Mantock (Wave Williams' uncle);
Connie Martin; Suzanne McCarthy; Cort McLeod;
Michael (Phillis Morauske's brother); Norman Moore;
Betty and Don O’Neal; Luz Peni;
Daniel Richards; Pauline Samuels; Sylvia Sewell;
Roushan Singh; Anita Thompson;
Leslie and Helen Wint and their son Keith;
Brennen Yunis (step-grandson of Suzanne McCarthy); VBS
PLEASE NOTIFY the Church Office or the Pastors of any individual who is experiencing an illness and/or hospitalization and is desiring a visit. Prayer Requests: firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you.
NAD WOMEN’S CONVENTION 2019 is September 26-29, 2019 at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando. This year’s theme is “Whole and Holy” and is for all women and high-school age girls. Early registration has begun and ends May 31, 2019. You can register at www.nadwm.org and you will need to register prior to booking reservations at the hotel. Seminars will be in English, Spanish and Creole. This will be a full weekend. Information will be posted in your bulletin periodically, on the Bulletin Board and at the Welcome Center.
EASTER PROGRAM (April 20) Rehearsals:
April 13 Rehearsal (Choir Room): immediately following the service.
April 19 (Full Dress Rehearsal): 5:30 pm in the Sanctuary.
A HEARTFELT THANK YOU for your prayers and well wishes. My recovery is slow, but I keep holding on and trusting in God. Thank you so much for the comfort of the Prayer Blanket, so warm and comforting on these cool nights. God Bless, Melanie “Mel” Babel.
FRIENDLY REMINDER FROM THE STAFF: If you are the last person/group at the church, please be sure ALL doors are locked, and the alarm is on. Please let Janelle in the office know if you have keys to the church as we will be issuing new passcodes for our security system. If you have a key, you must be issued a passcode. Thank you.
SINGLE MOTHER’S SUPPORT GROUP: Single Mother’s Support Group starting March 23 at the First Alliance Church, 20444 Midway Blvd. Port Charlotte, FL. Call Donna Dunbar at 941-204-1149 for more information.
CHILDREN’S CHOIR for ages 5 – 12!! Come join the Children’s Choir! We will meet Friday evenings from 6:30 – 7:30 pm in the Sanctuary. If you have questions, call Ingrid Suero at 941-451-3207.
WEDNESDAY MORNING PRAYER MEETING meets at 10:30 am in Room 204. Bring your prayers, your concerns and singing voices! We look forward to having you join us!
A NEW KIND OF LEADER TRAINING - IN 2019! If you are an adult who works with kids and you are looking for a training that will help you and other leaders to strategically organize and plan your ministry...join us for a one-day intensive program called "A New Kind of Leader". To get dates/times/locations go to www.floridaconference.com/NKL.
No Vespers April 13, 2019
Sunset April 13, 2019 - 7:51 PM
Musician Contact Information:
7239 N. Plumb Tree
Punta Gorda, FL 33955