Church Announcements


Sabbath, March 9, 2019

EVANGELISTIC SERIES PRAYER TEAM. Join Elder David Long for a Sunday morning prayer call at 10 AM. The purpose of Sunday’s phone call with Elder Long is to establish a prayer team for our upcoming meetings. Call (515) 739 – 1033 and use Code 477658#.

CAROLINA ADVENTIST CHRISTIAN BOOK CENTER (ACBC) Bookmobile will be here tonight from 6:30 -8:00 pm with a full book and food display.

SUNDAY-FUNDAY Next Weekend! March 17th. Join us for some fun and fellowship, and selections available from various vendors! Contact Darlene for more information.

MUSIC PROGRAM @ 3-ANGELS Church March 23rd @ 5:30 pm. You are invited! Presented by the Heartland Choir from the Heartland College of Rapidan, Virginia! This is a traveling choir (8 men and 16 women). We invite your assistance in providing a place for them to stay the night of the concert. Contact Sis. Harpine @ 803-892-3384 or 803-307-1545. Come and be blessed!

WOMEN’S MINISTRIES COOKBOOKS ARE HERE! And available for $15 each.  Please make checks payable to Columbia First SDA and annotate “cookbook” on the memo line.  See Darlene for your FIRST First Family Cookbook Edition.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for our upcoming evangelistic series, which begins Sunday, April 21 and ends May 11. The only off days during this three-week series are Tuesdays and Thursdays.

WOMEN”S RETREAT! Ladies! Join us for our Women’s Retreat Sabbath, April 6th. Beth Steen Grissom, Women’s Ministry and Prayer Ministries Director for the Carolina Conference and Darlene Harmon will be the speakers during the day. Come and be encouraged and empowered with “girl time” with Jesus. See Poster on church bulletin board for more details or contact Darlene for information.

NEIGHBORHOOD OUTREACH PROGRAM @ NOSOCA. Our goal is to sponsor 20 children/youth. Anyone interested in participating must use the forms provided on the welcome booth and return them to the church office. Scholarships are available on a first come first serve basis- act quickly.

LOVING GREETERS NEEDED! The greeters would like to provide you with an opportunity to join them and be the first to greet our visitors and members as they come to worship each Sabbath. We need two more greeters! Contact Ms. Joanie at 803-387-6718.

SUPER FOODS! Come join a cooking school to learn healthy delicious ways to incorporate them into your life on March 21 at 6:30 pm. Attendance will be limited to the first 25 individuals so call now to the church office  803-791-1135 to register. The presenters will be Sis Preston and Dr. Mutinga. Food samples will be served. A $5 donation is requested.

LIVE VEGETARIAN PERFORMING ARTS COOKING SHOW! On the night of April 10th at 6:00 pm, Chef Mark Anthony will be here and present Cooking at its Funniest! Chef Mark Anthony has done these events in every single state in the country, and has appeared on ABC, NBC, ESPN, and appears regularly on the 3ABN Worldwide network. The presentation will feature Lowering Cholesterol, Increasing Energy, and Weight Loss based on plant-based health nutrition!  This is a free event and a freewill offering will be taken to support Chef Anthony’s ministry. Seating is limited. Please call to register for the program at (803) 791-1135. Find out more information at

PEACEMAKING PRINCIPLE SABBATH – March 23.  Please plan to participate in a special Sabbath dedicated to peacemaking.  Maury Gilmore and Susan Smith will lead our church through valuable principles during adult Sabbath School, the worship service, and an afternoon seminar after lunch.