May 18, 2024, 11:00 a.m.

Enter with Praise
Hannah Jobe

Welcome & Prayer
Sammy DeGraff

Opening Hymn
221 Rejoice, the Lord is King

Offering Call
Peter Petgrave
Church Budget

Scripture Reading
Kenan DeGraff
Matt 16:24-26

Morning Prayer
Sammy DeGraff

Children's Story
Kianna DeGraff

Special Music
Paula Haynes

Morning Message
Pastor Jeremy
Prophet or Profit

Closing Hymn
311 I Would be Like Jesus

Pastor JeremyHa

Pianist:  Josh Fraker  Chorister Hanna Jobe



Transfer Out/Second Reading
Greg Carr to Harrison SDA Church (Harrison TN)
Cheryl Carr to Harrison SDA Church (Harrison TN)

Please join us for a feloowship meal after the church service.

Afternoon Outreach: We have door to door outreach today after the fellowship meal. We will be inviting the neighbors near the church to the upcoming Dinner with the Doctor as well as Vacation Bible School. Please join us in reaching out to the community.

Choir Practice: We will have choir practice after we come back from the outreach. 

South Bay Singles Ministry this evening at 6:30pm. We will be having a light supper with Vespers and games. Please bring prepared finger foods such as soup, sandwiches, fruit, crackers and popcorn. Hope to see you there. If you have any questions please contact Anne Cathey at (423)617-1050.

Lost and Found:  Have you lost something here at South Bay? It may be in our Lost and Found located in the childrens' wing. There are some nice things that will soon be taken to the Samaritan Center or Goodwill.

United in Prayer | Every Sabbath, 8:50-9:20 a.m. | South Bay SDA Church 
Please note that the united time of prayer every Sabbath morning is from 8:50-9:20 a.m.
The prayer team would like you to know that they have organized to pray for every family and every child in the church. If you would like to request prayer for a specific person or issue, you can request prayer at

Prayer After Divine Service
Join us in front of the platform for a short time of prayer immediately following  the divine service.

Sunset Today: 8:39PM  
Sunset Next Friday: 8:44PM

This Week

TCI Project:Plan on helping neighborhood during TCI tomorrow.  Meet at the church at 10AM.

Dinner with the Doctor: This Monday at 6PM. for a free meal and engaging lecture provided by a local physician. There will be cooking demonstration and more.

Midweek Connection study of Revelation chapter 6 on Tuesday, at 6:30PM.  

Mission Timor Leste:
For all those planning to participate in the Timor Leste Mission trip, or those who are considering being a part of the team, please NOTE: Elder Chris Anderson and Faith Anderson will be here on Sabbath, May 25, for a session in the afternoon.  All prospective team members, please plan to join the planning and information session in the afternoon. More information will be coming out in the next couple weeks. If you have not received an email from Royce Snyman regarding this trip but would like more information please email him at

No Men's Breakfast for May: In place of the men's breakfast, we served lunch for Mother's Day. Thank you to all who helped! We served over 190 folks!
God blessed and we pulled it off but it was definitely a learning opportunity. If we do it again,  it will be even better next year.
Several moms expressed appreciation for the lunch. They felt special and loved. That's what it was all about!

Save the dates: Sunday, June 2 11:30 family life will be sponsoring a Couples Lunch at Community Pie near Hamilton Mall. Pizza, pasta, salads, with many vegan options.
Sunday, June 9, 10am family life will be sponsoring a women’s breakfast brunch at Angela Ball’s home in Ooltewah. RSVP:

Our VBS is now open for registration:
We need as many people to preregister as possible so we can make sure we have enough t-shirts, etc.

United in Prayer - YOUTH: A prayer line led by youth is taking place each week day at 6:46AM!  This prayer line is led by young people but is open to anyone who would like to participate.

Deaconess Ministry: The deaconesses will be visiting people in need or shut - ins. If you know anyone who needs visitation, please contact Marian Kelch at 563-260-5118.

Morning Prayer Line: Remember we meet each weekday morning from 5:30-6 AM for prayer via ZOOM and Sabbath mornings from 8:50 - 9:20 AM here at the church.  The ZOOM link is under the prayer section of the church app.  

Further Out

UPCOMING EVENTS | Mark Your Calendars:
  • May 18 - Morning Message - Pastor Jeremy
  • May 18 - Fellowship Meal
  • May 18 - Afternoon Outreach 1:30PM
  • May 18 - Choir Practice
  • May 18 - Singles Ministry Vespers and Light Supper
  • May 19 - TCI Project 10AM
  • May 20 - Dinner with the Doctor 6PM
  • May 21 - Midweek Connection 6:30PM
  • May 25 - Morning Message - Elder John Bradshaw
  • May 25 - Timor Leste Mission Trip Meeting
  • May 25 - Nursing Home Ministry 3PM
  • May 25 - AY Vespers 7:30PM
  • May 25 - Samaritan Center Dock Offloading 9PM
  • May 28 - Midweek Connection 6:30PM
  • May 29-June 1 - GCC Camp Meeting at SAU
  • June 1 - Morning Message - Eric Nelson
  • June 1 - Fellowship Meal
  • June 1 - Nursing Home Ministry
  • June 1 - Family Nature Hike 3PM
  • June 4 - Midweek Connection 6:30PM
  • June 8 - Morning Message  - Pastor Jeremy
  • June 8 - Communion. Sabbath
  • June 8 - Children's Parade and Invite to VBS
  • June 8 - Homeless Ministry 2PM
  • June 10-14 - Vacation Bible School 5:30-8:10PM
  • June 15 - Family Sabbath
  • June 15 - Morning Message - Keith Detwieler
  • June 15 - Fellowship Meal
  • June 15 - Afternoon Outreach Activity
  • June 16 - TCI Project 10AM
  • June 17 - Health Classes with Dr. Steinke 6:30PM
  • June 18 - Midweek Connection 6:30PM
  • June 22 - Morning Message - Erick Flickinger
  • June 22 - Nursing Home Ministry 3PM
  • June 22 - AY Vespers 7:30PM
  • June 22 - Samaritan Center Dock Offloading 9:15PM
  • June 23 - Earliteen High Point Rock Climb and Pizza

Offering Report

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