Bulletin Announcements


YOUTH ROOM GRAND RE-OPENING: Youth, Teens and Young Adults will have a grand re-opening of their classroom on February 1 at 10:00 am.   Come and join us!  There will be fun and surprises!



WEDNESDAY EVENING PRAYER MEETING:  Come and join us on Wednesday evening at 6:00 pm as we seek God's spirit in the 10 Days of Prayer. You will receive a blessing!



BLOOD DRIVE will be Sabbath, March 28, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm.


TODAY IS RELIGIOUS LIBERTY SABBATH.  On this Sabbath, we take time as a world church to pray for the many millions of men, women, and children who continue to suffer harassment, discrimination, physical harm and imprisonment because they choose faithfulness to God, no matter what.  Please be generous with your giving.


COMING SOON: On February 8, 2020, at 5:00 pm there will be a concert by Folk Mountain Gospel. Don and Donna Mohl will be singing and playing their folk instruments. Plan to come and bring your friends. You won’t want to miss this special event.



MEN’S MINISTRY/READY FOR TAKE OFF: 2020 Florida Conference Men’s Ministries Convention at Camp  Kulaqua.  Register online at www.campkulaqua.com or call (386) 454-1351.  Any questions? Call Wave Williams (941) 916-3922.



COMING SOON- ADVENTIST BOOK CENTER EXPRESS DELIVERY:  Sunday, February 9,  3:45 – 4:15 pm.  Orders must be received by Thursday, February 6, 12:00 pm. Call 407-644-4255 or email FloridaABC@floridaconference.com



Coming Programs:

Don & Donna Mohl      February 8 at 5:00 pm

Forest Lake Academy    February 15 at 11:00 am

The Kramers                 February 22 at 5:00 pm



HELP IS NEEDED in packing Ron and Cheryl Barber’s moving truck on Friday, January 31.  There will be only two pieces of furniture plus boxes.  They are moving to North Carolina.  This gives you a chance to say farewell.


SINGLE MOTHERS MINISTRY is continuing. We need the following items for two more baskets: crib sheets, white socks, receiving blankets, white onesies, sleepers and books so mothers can interact with their babies. All items need to be new, size 0-3 months and gender-neutral colors (white, gray, green, yellow). We are also accepting donations to purchase a car seat. If there are questions, please call Donna Judy 941-786-0222. Thank you for filling a need in our community.


LADIES WISHING TO ATTEND THE DARE TO SHARE WOMEN’S RETREAT January 31-February 2, ages 11 and up, can still register at Camp Kulaqua.  Registration for this session will end on 1/29/2020.  For more information, please pick up a paper at the Welcome  Center or see/call Andrea Williams, Women’s Ministries Director at 941-916-8508. You may also go online to www.campkulaqua.com for registration information.


OUR CHILDREN’S CHURCH NEEDS YOU!  Do you want to get involved with our children’s departments?  There is a huge need, and you are just the one we’ve been looking for! If you’d like to work with our Children’s Church, please contact Danielle Roye at danielleroye@aol.com


SPANISH CHURCH ANNOUNCEMENT: We start Sabbath School at 9:30 am and Divine Worship at 11:00 am.  Visitors and members can join us.  All are welcome.  If you have questions, please contact Pastor Art Grayman at 941-380-5299.


THE COMMUNITY CENTER FOOD STORE is now open Thursday afternoons from 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm.  We are always looking for volunteers.  Come join this wonderful outreach ministry as we serve our community.


IF YOU WOULD LIKE A PASTORAL VISIT from Pastor Jaime or Pastor Art, please contact the office.  Thank you.


BIBLE STUDY--THE BOOK OF ROMANS: THEME CHRIST, OUR RIGHTEOUSNESS:  John Peters will lead this verse by verse study with handouts as part of the Wednesday evening prayer meeting at 6:00 pm. Find your assurance in Christ alone as we anticipate the Second Coming of Christ.


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY AT PCSDA SCHOOL: If you love children and would be able to stop by the school next to the church to read a book with a student for 30 minutes a week when it best fits your schedule, please call me at 941-875-5103.     —Lucinda Lang


CHILDREN’S MINISTRY is searching for names and addresses of our high school, college and university students. We want to send, or present to them, boxes of blessings from their home church. There are forms to fill out at the Resource Center in the foyer. Last year, because of your generosity, 29 students were blessed.


REVELATION BIBLE STUDY will meet in Room 116 on Thursday afternoons at 4:00 pm and Sabbath mornings at 9:30 am.  Your study material will be handed out at your class. We look forward to studying with you.


FLORIDA CONFERENCE MEMBERS:  Make sure your loved ones are cared for and protected through an estate plan designed for your needs.  To take advantage of this free benefit, contact us at Florida Conference Association Development and Planned Giving Department for more information at 407-644-5000, ext. 2241 or email us at planned.giving@floridaconference.com.  Blessings and thank you!


WEBSITE: If you have something for the church website, you can email it to Vic Meliti at pcsdawebsite@gmail.com.  Take time to check out the website and let him know on which page you would like it to appear.  If your group has a schedule, this can also go on the website.  Thank you.


WHEN RESERVING THE GRAND HALL OR KITCHEN, please call the church office to confirm availability of the date(s) you need.


Prayer List


Melanie “Mel” Babel; Thelma Campbell; Ines Carter;


Lucinda DelCastillo; Winston Dillon; Linnet Adassa Ellis; Ismael Felico;


Ann & Cleveland Forde; Manuel Gomez; Ray Hayes; Adrian Jackson;


Merline Jones; Owen Jones, Sr.’s family in Jamaica; Lionel Jordan;


Gloria Leiba (Wave Williams’ cousin); Allan Lightbourn; Sam Lightbourn, Jr.;


Kay Lloyd and family at death of Kay’s sister;


Lavida, Lavie & Edie MacNeil; Walworth Mantock (Wave Williams’ uncle);


Connie Martin; Loretta May; Ken McCarter (Marianne’s son);


Suzanne McCarthy’s sister, Elaine Sheehan, is in hospice


at Life Care Center; Suzanne McCarthy’s brother, Tom Sheehan, is very ill;


Madonna Moore’s sister, Bernona; Norman Moore;


Hyacinth Nelson is in Signature Rehab after a stroke;


Luz & Yuly Peña; Daniel Richards; Pauline Samuels;


Sylvia Sewell; Richard Trumper; Gloria Willis;


Brennen Yunis (Suzanne McCarthy’s step-grandson)



Ministry Announcements


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:  churchoffice@pcsda.net.  Thank you.


SINGLE MOMS MINISTRY: Thank you, church members, for supporting our children’s outreach to newborns in our community. In July, 2 mothers and 5 children delivered our first gift packages along with one car seat. Currently our specific needs are for gender neutral crib sheets, 0-3 mo sleepers, socks, and books for mothers to share with their growing baby. Collection boxes are in the children’s SS classrooms.


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! 


        Upcoming Special Programs

                February 15, 2020 - 11:00 AM

                     Forest Lake Academy





        Upcoming Vespers Programs


               February 8, 2020 at 5:00 PM

                      Don & Donna Mohl



              February 22, 2020 at 5:00 PM

                            The Kramers 



   Sunset January 25, 2020 - 6:03 PM



Musician Contact Information:


Philip Eyrich

7239 N. Plumb Tree

Punta Gorda, FL  33955

Cell:  941.740.0102