September 16, 2023, 11:00 a.m.

Enter with Praise
Cameron Guild

Welcome & Prayer
Sammy DeGraff

Opening Hymn
204 Come, Thou Long Expected Jesus

Offering Call
Glen Grakov
Church Budget

Scripture Reading
Justin Flickinger
John 6:26-27

Morning Prayer
Sammy DeGraff

Children's Story
Adriel Dos Santos

Special Music
Hannah Evert, Richard Ramont, Madok Ramsey

Morning Message
Pastor Jeremy
What's That You're Eating?

Closing Hymn
367 Rescue the Perishing

Pastor Jeremy

Pianist: Joshua Harrington  Chorister: Cameron Guild



Transfer In/Second Reading
Mika Rouse from Fayette SDA Church (Fayette GA)

Transfer Out/First Reading

Tamara Giebel-Sarli to Moorhead SDA Church (Moorhead MN)

Day of Prayer and Fasting:
Today, as a church, we will be fasting and praying together for the evangelistic meetings starting on September 29. After the church service we will have:
⁃ an afternoon of inspiring presentations and testimonies on intercessory prayer and the benefits of fasting
⁃ lots of prayer and singing
⁃ a potluck meal to break the fast around 5 p.m.
⁃ a special neighborhood door to door outreach at 6 p.m.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED - We are seeking volunteers to assist with the upcoming America in Prophecy series. We especially are in need of Row Hosts.  More information and sign up sheets can be found in the church foyer.  Please sign up today!!!

Our dear friend Syamara is very sick with cancer. Her and her family could really use some help with meals. Please follow the link below and sign up for a meal or two.

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: 7:48PM   
Sunset Next Friday: 7:38PM

This Week

Dinner with the Doctor: Please join us Monday, September 18th at 6PM for a FREE dinner and a presentation on Pediatric Sleep presented by: Matthew Campbell, MD, FAAP.

Mid-Week Connection:  Note that the next two weeks, mid-week connection will be devoted to preparing ourselves for the upcoming prophecy series.   This coming Tuesday we will take a practical look at how to gain decisions for Christ and then the last week we will go over details pertaining to the series and make sure all volunteers are equipped with what they need to do to do their job effectively.  We will not have mid-week connection during most of the month of October due to the prophecy series.

Family Day, September 23,  Elder Chester Clark, VP for Administration at the GC Conference and a father of 4 young children will be our guest speaker at our Family Day Sabbath on Sept. 23. Make sure you plan to attend this special day where there will be a potluck, seminars, and special programming for our children.
Afternoon Seminars:
Elder Chester Clark: " All in the Family"
 Alan and Nicole Parker: “Fighting the Good Fight.”  Learn how to successfully resolve conflict in your family. Discover principles from the Word of God so that you can live at peace with one another. This will be practical, fun, and useful.”
Dr. Rachel Nelson is a pediatrician and owner of My Bible First will be sharing about "Learning Bible Verses Together" in the afternoon seminar.
There will be programming for the children from 1:30-4:20PM
At 4:30PM, we will have Scavenger Hunt on Church for everyone.

Samaritan Center Dock Offloading
: Come and join us as we offload the dock at Samaritan Center next Sabbath September 23 after sundown. It will be around 8PM. Many hands make light work and fun at the same time.

America in Prophecy fall series - We are just two weeks out from our America in Bible Prophecy series with Pastor Eric Flickinger presenting.  These meetings will begin Friday, September 29 and end on Sabbath, October 28th.  The nightly schedule will be Fridays, Sabbaths, Mondays, and Wednesdays, except for the first weekend which will include Sunday as well.   Please take flyers today to invite your neighbors and friends.  The meetings begin at 6:15PM

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:
  • September 16 - Day of Prayer and Fasting
  • September 16 - Evening Door to Door outreach activity 6 PM
  • September 18 - Dinner with the Doctor 6PM
  • September 19 - Midweek Connection 6:30PM
  • September 23 - Family Sabbath
  • September 23 - Fellowship Meal 
  • September 23 - Nursing Home Ministry 3PM
  • September 23 - Samaritan Center Dock Offloading 
  • September 24 - Men's Breakfast 7:30AM
  • September 26 - Midweek Connection 6:30PM
  • September 29 - Bible Prophecy Series 6:15PM
  • September 30 - Communion Sabbath
  • September 30 - America in Prophecy 6:15PM
  • October 1 - America in Prophecy 6:15PM
  • October 2 - America in Prophecy 6:15PM
  • October 4 - America in Prophecy 6:15PM
  • October 6 - America in Prophecy 6:15PM
  • October 7 - America in Prophecy 11AM
  • October 7 - Fellowship Meal
  • October 7 - Family Nature Hike 3PM
  • October 7 - America in Prophecy 6:15PM
  • October 9 - America in Prophecy 6:15PM
  • October 11 - America in Prophecy 6:15PM
  • October 13 - America in Prophecy 6:15PM
  • October 14 - America in Prophecy 11AM
  • October 14 - Homeless Ministry 2PM
  • October 14 - America in Prophecy 6:15PM

Offering Report

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Church budget received 2023 YTD


Church budget status 2023 YTD


Church budget received MTD