MT. SINAI’S ANNOUNCEMENTS

Our theme for the Month of May is “Reach the World, United by Mission”

Stewardship: Our Bountiful Benefactor: The power of God is manifested in the beating of the heart, in the action of the lungs, and in the living currents that circulate through the thousand different channels of the body. We are indebted to Him for every moment of existence, and for all the comforts of life. Counsels on Stewardship, Page 17.

Acts of Kindness was recorded as 1779 for the Week ending on May 21. Here are a few Acts of Kindness ideas you may want to try this week:

  • Find Opportunities to give compliments
  • Take the time to send a card/text/email/call someone who has been sick
  • Put a surprise note where a family member can find it

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

ATTENTION: 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 ncrisk.org/Adventist to register and complete your check today!

ATTENTION GRADUATES 2017:

  • All graduates participating in Mt. Sinai’s Education Day on Sabbath, June 3, are asked to please bring your cap and gown and meet in the Fellowship Hall no later than 10:15 a.m. on that day. We will recognize graduates during a special luncheon for them and their families immediately after Church Service in the Fellowship Hall. Any questions, please contact Janet Floyd – 407-333-9128.
  • All graduates you are asked to please submit a Graduation Photo no later than Monday, May 29 to worship@mountsinaisdaorlando.org

MSJA: The following positions are open for the upcoming school year 2017-2018. Direct all inquiries and resumes to Cheryl P. Soriano: Call 407-592-6624 or email sorianc@bellsouth.net.

  1. The position for Office Manager/Secretary. The applicant should have a pleasing personality and ability to interact with staff, parents, students, and guests. The desired skills include proficiency in Microsoft Office, Filing, Registration, Management, Payment Processing and other duties as requested to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the front office and school.
  2. The position for the Bus Driver. Must have a CDL license and an ability to manage students while on the bus.

King’s Daughters, Chapter II:

  • Visit the Kingsley Slave Plantation will be on Sunday, May 28, 2017. There are still some seats available. Departing from Mt. Sinai parking lot at 7:30 a.m. and scheduled to return at 6:00 p.m. Itinerary includes branch at Golden Coral. All for a $50 donation. Please contact Marcia Nugent for available seating at 407-421-7517

King’s Daughters, Chapter I Members are reminded of their monthly meeting tomorrow, Sunday, May 28 at the Golden Coral, Altamonte Springs at 9:00 a.m.

Standing Nominating Committee:

  • There are openings in the following departments: Pathfinder Director, Pathfinder Assistant, 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 or Mercile Lewis.
  • All persons interested in serving as leaders and assistants for 2017-2018, please see the Ushers for volunteer forms TODAY.
  • Please note: There are openings in the following departments: Pathfinder Director, Pathfinder Assistant, 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 or Mercile Lewis.

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

  • Join us for AYM this evening at 6:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall, hosted by Team Judah.
  • Youth Bible Study – Friday, June 2 at 8:00 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room.
  • Interested in acting? Contact Teayann Duclos to join the Drama Club.

Children’s Ministry 2017 Theme: “Created by God, Built for a Purpose!”

  • Donations Needed: If you would like to donate funds, food items, supplies, or your time to Children’s Church please contact Fendy Duclos at 863-332-3528 or children@mountsinaiorlando.org
  • 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.
  • Children’s Choir Practice will be on Friday, May 26 at 7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary. The next performance is scheduled for Sabbath, May 27; Please assemble in the Music Room at 10:20 a.m. Thank you!

PathfindersPathfinder:

  • Pathfinders are in need of staff. If you’re still looking for a ministry to join, why not help prepare our future leaders to be the best that they could be. Contact Elsie Frederick about becoming involved.

Mt. Sinai’s Adventurers Club: Sponsors Needed! Help an Adventurer attend the Annual SEC Adventurers Camp in June. Please see Colette Purcell for more information.

Baby Dedication is every second Sabbath of the month. Contact the Church Office at 407-298-7877 if you wish to have a baby blessed. The next Baby Dedication is scheduled for June 10, 2017.

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.

Family Life

  • Deadline Fast Approaching: There are only 2 1/2 months left to turn in ALL fees for Camp Kulaqua. Guest Speaker: Dr. Juleun Johnson, Chaplin – Florida Hospital. You don’t want to miss it.

Camp Meeting 2017 Free Clinic: In keeping with Southeastern Conference’s Mission-driven initiative, Camp Meeting 2017 will have a unique mission focus in the form of a FREE Clinic. The free clinic will be held all day at the campground on Sunday, June 18. To make this a success we need volunteers in the following areas: Dentist, Dental Hygienist, Dental Assistants, Optometrists, Opticians, General/Family Medicine Practionioners, and Nurses. Volunteer Forms can be contacted from an Usher or at the Welcome Desk.

Campers of Southeastern Conference: It’s that time again! SEC Annual Camp Meeting is scheduled for June 15-24, 2017. It is now time to begin processing your registration for cabins and RV space rentals. Regular renters, your cabins will be reserved until April 15. No cabins will be rented to anyone under the age of 18. Final payment is due on or before Thursday June 1.

Alive Worship Conference: June 15-17, 2017. All Choirs, Praise Teams, Worship Leaders, Musicians, Singing Groups and Solo Singers are invited to attend. Early Bird prices end Midnight Saturday, May 27. Location: Camp Hawthorne. Register: www.secsda.org

Men’s Ministry would like to meet with all members on Sabbath, June 10, 2017, immediately following Divine Service in the Overflow Room, to discuss upcoming events.

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 Men’s Ministry.

YMCA FlyerYMCA in conjunction with Mt Sinai SDA Church invites you to participate in a 6-week Healthy Church Class. The classes are small (10-15). Participants will be selected on a first come bases only. Please sign-up at the WelcomeDesk! Class 1: Mondays 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. or Class 2: Wednesdays 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Please, sign-up today!

Save the Dates! Primary and Junior classes will be having Sabbath School in Barker Park this Sabbath, June 10, and July 8.

ChooseToLooseChoose to Lose is a Southeastern Conference health initiative; it’s spearheaded by the health/temperance and women’s ministry department. This program will use physical activity as a way to improve the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health of the SEC members and our surrounding communities. Contact the church office for more information.

Please Note: Regular Senior’s Meeting will resume our on Sunday, June 11 at 10:00 a.m. Have a wonderful Mother’s Day. Hazel Moses

Attention 2017 Graduates; High School, College, Technical School, and Post College! If you are planning on participating in Mt. Sinai’s 2017 Graduation scheduled for Sabbath, June 3, please submit the Graduation Form which can be obtained from the Ushers, by contacting Janet Floyd at 407-333-9128 or email: education@mountsinaisdaorlando.org, or HERE. Please submit by the deadline: May 20, 2017. Janet Floyd, Education Director.

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.

First Impressions is seeking Ushers, Greeters, Security, Hospitality, and Parking Lot Attendants to serve in 2017. If you have the spirit of hospitality and would like to serve contact Joanne Spradley.

Wellness  ClinicFREE Community Health and Wellness Center: Starting Tuesday, May 30, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Location: Mt. Sinai SDA Church – 2600 Orange Center Blvd., Orlando 32805. Providing: Vision Screenings, Physical Fitness Programs, Hypertension Screening, Diabetes Screening, Creation Health Classes and MORE! For more information call 407-298-7877.

Mt. Sinai is seeking proposals from licensed Social Services Agencies to operate a full time Community Outreach Center. For more information and the Request for Proposals (RFP) please contact Dr. Charles Drake at 913-302-8590.

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

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.

Save the Date! October 19-26, 2017 – Southeastern Conference SEC Single’s Ministry Medical Missionary Trip in Portland, Jamaica. Email Okema McIntosh, SEC Single’s Ministry President at missiontripja@gmail.com for more information.

OPERATION REACHBACK, INC. (ORB) Invites You to the 3rd. Annual Father / Son Legacy Gala “GRACE” on Sunday, June 11 at 4:00 p.m. Location: Rosen Centre, 9840 International Dr. Orlando, 32819. Speaker: Dr Eric Thomas. Tickets cost $50 and can be purchased online at www.reachbackorlando.com. Contact: Jackie, 321 438 0283 or rodenn9@aol.com to Participate as Father & Son Team or Purchase Tickets. EVENT IS FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY!

Upcoming Events:

June 02 – Adventurers Weekend Camp

June 03 – Education Day – Speaker: Dr. Charles Drake

June 10 – Men’s-Father’s Day – Speaker: Dr. Antwoyn Mells

June 11 – Greeter’s Training

June 15 – SEC Camp Start

June 24 – SEC Camp 2nd Sabbath