MT. SINAI’S ANNOUNCEMENTS

Stewardship:God holds the deed to this world as Creator and possess legal ownership of us from sin through His redemption. He is entitled to an open relationship with His stewards, yet He does not force it upon us. That is why “we should regard ourselves as stewards of the Lord’s property, and God as the supreme proprietor.” Counsels on Stewardship, page 326.

Acts of Kindness was recorded as 7859 for the week ending on January 13. Here are a few Acts of Kindness ideas you may want to try this week:

  • Donate or recycle your old laptopand electronics.
  • Do chores with a happy heart.
  • IM/Email/Text that person you’re afraid to talk to because you don’t want to “bother them.” They’re probably thinking the same thing about others!

Join the Prayer Line every Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. Call 614-715-0660 Code: 265537#

Men’s Ministry Bible Study Group: A place where men study the Word, share life experiences and strengthen each other. Join us in the Multipurpose Room every Friday evening at 7:00 p.m.as we study the book of Philippians. “As iron sharpens iron, so a man sharpens the countenance of his friend.” Proverbs 27:17. Sponsored by Maurice Wims, Men’s Ministry Leader.

Bible Study: Please join us this and every Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. in the Overflow Room. Invite along a friend to study the word.

All Ushers and Greeters please meet in the Overflow Room for a brief meeting right after Divine Service on Sabbath, January 20. Joanne Spradley

Personal Ministry

  • If you know someone who needs Bible Study or an introduction to Jesus, contact Personal Ministries Leader, Meynard Julien.
  • Join us every 1st. Sabbath at 3:00 p.m. as we minister to the Elderly at Guardian Care. Departure time from Mt. Sinai is 2:45 p.m. See Meynard Julien for more details.

Standing Nominating Committee (SNC):

  • Open Positions: AYM Leader, Hospitality Leader, Flower Committee Leader, Flower Committee Assistant and Recreation Assistant. If you are interested in serving in any of these Ministries please contact Elder Anthony Winston.
  • NEXT Scheduled meeting will be on Thursday, February 8 at 7:00 p.m. in the Youth Room.

Baby Dedication is every second Sabbath of the month. The next Baby Dedication is scheduled for February 10, 2018. Contact the Church Office at 407-298-7877 by Thursday, February 1st if you wish to have a baby blessed.

Family Life Ministries:

  • There will be a Family Life Meeting after Divine Worship on Sabbath, January 20, 2018 in the Multipurpose Room.Lunch will be provided.
  • ALL MARRIED WOMEN (including those separated) are invited toattend The Power of a Praying Wife, a twelve (12) week Bible Study Series. Start Date: February 3 at 4 p.m. in the Overflow Room and continuing every Sabbath. A complimentary Study Guide provided compliments of Family Life Ministries while supplies last. Bring Your Bible!

Ambassadors of Praise Rehearsals scheduled for Friday, January 26 at 7:00 p.m. to prepare for Sabbath Service on January 27. Gale Murphy, Director.

Young Adult Choir would like to invite all young adults to join their ministry. Rehearsals are every 2nd and 3rd Fridays at 6:00 p.m. and on 2nd Sabbaths at 2:00 p.m. Contact Connie Baker for more information.

Mt. Sinai Church is in need of a Custodian. Must be able to work flexible hours, have reliable transportation and will be required to do some handiwork. Please email resumes to admin@mountsinaisdaorlando.org or call for more information 407-298-7877.

MSJA:

  • The school is in need of an Extended Day Coordinator to work with the students after school.
  • Retired Educators Needed: To assist us one day a week to work with our High School Students.

Please contact the principal, Mrs. Gwendolyn Wesley at 407-298-7871.

Children’s Ministry:

  • The Children’s Ministry Department Meeting: Sunday, January 28 at 9:30 a.m. at the church. All Lower Division Sabbath School Teachers and Children’s MinistryCouncil members are requested to attend.
  • If you would like to donate Funds, Food, or your Time to Children’s Church please email Fendy Duclos at children@mountsinaiorlando.org or call 863-332-3528.
  • The Children’s Ministry Theme for 2018 is Hero Central: Discover Your Strength in God! NEXT Children’s Church scheduled for Sabbath, February 10 at 11:00 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. All kids 12 years and under are welcome!
  • If you are interested in telling the children’s story in 2018, contact Teayann Duclos at 850-443-0001.
  • Mt. Sinai’s Children’s Choir (MSCC) have chosen S.P.O.O.N.S. as their mission, it stands for singing praises to our omnipotent Father N’ songs.
  • Join us for our NEXT Children’s Church on Sabbath, January 13 at 11:00a.m. in the Fellowship Hall.

PathfindersPathfinder:

  • Pathfinder club is accepting new members, staff, and sponsors. If you feel your calling is any of these please come out and meet our club. We meet first Sabbath, third Sabbath and Sunday and fourth Sunday. Consider being a part of Mount Sinai’s future leaders. Call Elsie Frederick with any questions 407-924-603.

Adventurer Club:

  • Sponsors Needed to help send Adventurers to North Carolina for BAYDA weekend in May. Please see Colette Purcell for further information.
  • Adventurer Club is looking for staff members for 2018. If you are interested and have a passion for child, please see Colette Purcell.

Adventist Youth Ministry (AYM) www.mtsinaiyes.com:

  • No AYM this Sabbath!
  • Save the Date: Southeastern Conference Youth Convocation – January 26-28, 2018 at Camp Hawthorn. Theme “The Time is Now!” Visit ecsda.org for more information.
  • Interested in acting? Contact Teayann Duclos to join the Drama Club.

REMINDER: All Church Officers, Employees and Ministry Volunteers are informed that effective immediately the New Child Protection Screening and Background Check System will be The Verified Volunteer System. The current cost to do the Screening and Background Check is FREE, which is subject to change in the near future. Please visit the website: www.ncsrisk.org/adventist to register and complete your check today!

Willing to Serve: If you have the spirit of hospitality and are ready to serve, please join Mt. Sinai’s First Impressions Team. We have openings for Greeters, Parking Lot Attendants, Security Personnel, Hospitality, and Pastor’s Concierge. We are also in search of a Hospitality Leader. Please see Joanne Spradley for details.

Oakwood University Alumni Association – Greater Orlando Chapter will host a scholarship benefit concert featuring the Aeolians at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. Ticket pre-sale orders are available via Daniel Smith. Pleasehelp spread the word.

Man of God, YOU are called to serve! All men interested in serving as Deacons are asked to contact Garnett English.

ATTENTION ALL YOUTH 18 TO 35 YEARS OLD: Do you want to be heard? Do you want to be listened to? The Collegiate Sabbath School Class would like to welcome you to A JUDGEMENT FREE ZONE. Come and take part in an exciting and interesting discussions every Sabbath morning. Come and share your thoughts, express your feelings and give your opinions. Come be informed, come be inspired, come be blessed. See you there! Meeting Location: Overflow Room.

Twenty-twenty logoThe 2017 Homecoming Committee:

Technology Department:

  • The Technology Department is looking for volunteers to help further the Gospel in this generation. There are several teams that need your help: Video, Sound, Editing, CD/DVD Duplicating, Multimedia, Stage Management and Radio.

WMSRMount Sinai Radio (WMSR):

  • Volunteers Needed:Mt. Sinai’s Sabbath School Radio Program “Focus on the Word” is seeking volunteers to study the Sabbath school lesson once a quarter. Please contact Carol Smith for more information
  • Join Elder Michael Clark and his team, this and every Thursday, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Our new Radio Program “Focus on the Word,” is an informative and new look into the Bible. Please call in live with your questions and comments at 407-730-2264.

Your ministry could be on Mt. Sinai Radio (WMSR)! Please contact Johnny Castor, Radio Program Director or send an email to wmsr@moutnsinaisdaorlando.org for more information.

TwitterCommunications Department: We are embarking on exciting times for our church communication. Mt. Sinai’s new tagline will is “We help people engage”. For our social media twitter communication, the hashtag will be #ENGAGINGPEOPLE.
Please join us on twitter to get in on the action and learn what our church is doing. Don’t be left behind.

Are the burdens of life weighing you down? Do you need someone to “stand in the gap” for you? Prayer warriors are available every Sabbath in the Prayer Room directly after Divine Service to pray with you. If you need directions to the Prayer Room, please notify an usher.

Upcoming Events:

Jan 20: Home & School Movie Night

Jan 26-28: SEC Youth Convocation

Feb 03 – African Heritage & Leadership: Pastor Joseph McCoy

Feb 04: Church Clean-Up Day

Feb 04: CPR Training

Feb 10: Ushers & Greeters Training

Feb 17: Church in Conference