Church Announcements

Announcements

Sabbath, February 17, 2018

 

HAPPY SABBATH! It is always a joy to worship together on the Sabbath day. May we all experience the joy of the Lord in worship! After service, please join us in the school gymnasium for our Fellowship Potluck!

CHURCH FELLOWSHIP LUNCH TODAY. Please come and let us break bread and fellowship together!

PATHFINDERS & ADVENTURERS will meet tomorrow at 10:00 am.

PASTOR OUT OF STATE for the President’s Holiday weekend. Please contact an elder for any needs requiring pastoral care.

CHURCH BOARD MEETING this Tuesday at 7 PM.

2018 GENEROUS LIVING SUMMIT will be hosted here at Columbia First on Next Sabbath! Make plans to attend to hear special guest speaker Del Johnson and recording artist Naomi Striemer. Register for lunch by calling Rocio Roberts at 704-596-3200.

ADORNED! Women’s Ministries Retreat, April 21st-22nd here at Columbia First! Tickets are available until March 15th. Register and purchase your tickets at http://columbiafirst.org/womens-ministries-retreat-2018/ Visit the website to see more information, register, and get tickets!

HEALTHFOOD STORE ORDERS. The current Healthfood order period ends Monday, February 26th. Please make your orders by calling Linda at 348-0932.

FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY begins Wednesday, February 28. This life-changing 9-week class can help you get control of your money and pay off debt. Register at www.daveramsey.com You are invited to attend one night for free without purchasing materials.

ADVENTIST CHRISTIAN BOOK CENTER will be here at Columbia First SDA Church, Saturday, March 10, 6:45 pm to 8:15 pm. There will be Full Book and Food Display. Any orders must be placed by noon on Thursday, March 8th by calling 800-366-1844 or 704-599-0699. Frozen food must be pre-ordered. Visit www.CarolinaACBC.com for price lists and to place an order. Click on ACBC Events, then Prices & Ordering. A listing of books may be found at www.AdventistBookCenter.com. If you are unable to place your order in advance, please come anyway! We will do our best to fill your needs from our available stock.

ADVENTIST WORLD RADIO Annual Offering will be on March 10th. This ministry has the ability to reach far around the globe in more than 100 languages. Please prepare to give liberally to this ministry that reaches so many nations, tongues, and people!

INTERN JOB OPENING in the Carolina Conference Communications Department! This is an opportunity to work as an intern with the communication director and associate to accomplish video, print and web communications for the Carolina Conference. This position is specifically for the age range of 15-30. See the church bulletin board for more information and how to apply.

THE 2018 VIBRANT LIFE CAMPAIGN will be coming to an end at the end of February. A new year, a new you 2018! Order Vibrant Life now to save… Read One, Share One! Even one subscription has a special campaign price! Here’s to better health. See the church bulletin board for more information.

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Sabbath, February 10, 2018

REMEMBER THE SABBATH DAY! to keep it holy, For in six days the Lord made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that in them is, and rested the seventh day: wherefore the Lord blessed the Sabbath day, and hallowed it (Exodus 20:8-11)! Welcome into the rest of the Sabbath as we worship today!

PATHFINDER & ADVENTURERS are on the way to Boone, NC for the annual ski trip this weekend. Please pray for them as they travel and venture out in the activities.

FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY begins Wednesday, February 28. This life-changing 9-week class can help you get control of your money and pay off debt. Register at daveramsey.com. You are invited to attend one night for free without purchasing materials.

CHURCH FELLOWSHIP LUNCH will be next Sabbath. Please prepare dishes for your family and extra portions for guests as we look forward to fellowship and breaking bread together.

2018 GENEROUS LIVING SUMMIT will be hosted here at Columbia First on February 24! Make plans to attend to hear special guest speaker Del Johnson and recording artist Naomi Striemer. Register for lunch by calling Rocio Roberts at 704-596-3200.

ADORNED! The Beauty of the Gospel Lived Out Together! Women’s Ministries Retreat, April 21st-22nd here at Columbia First! Tickets are available until March 15th, but availability is limited to only 200 tickets available, so register and purchase your tickets tonight! Visit our website at http://columbiafirst.org/womens-ministries-retreat-2018/ to register and get tickets! The event site is available on the church website.

HEALTHFOOD STORE ORDERS. The current Health food order period ends Monday, February 26th. Please make your orders by calling Linda at 348-0932.

ADVENTIST CHRISTIAN BOOK CENTER will be coming here to Columbia First on Saturday evening, March 10th. Please put this on your calendar if you’d like to peruse and acquire any Adventist goods.

TRANSPORTING OUR SENIORS who cannot drive to church is an immediate need. Please contact Ken/Dinah Murphy if you can assist.

COMMUNITY SERVICES solicits the help of some able-bodied hands and a truck to move some shelves to the Community Service room. Please contact Connie Barnett if you can help.

COMMUNICATIONS Ministries is looking for volunteers in the communications ministry of the church. This includes video editing, newsletter design and writing, photography, church sign updates, and other good stuff. If interested, send an email to communications@columbiafirst.org

AUDIO VISUAL INVITES YOU to be a part of Columbia First’s Audio Video ministry! Come and learn how to operate the soundboard, record video, prepare visuals for Sabbath morning and special programs, make DVDs and CDs, and host of other exciting things! Join the team by emailing us at av@columbiafirst.org.