Stewardship: The earth is theLord’s, and the fullness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein. 2For he hath founded it upon the seas and established it upon the floods. 3Who shall ascend into the hill of the Lord? or who shall stand in his holy place? 4He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart; who hath not lifted up his soul unto vanity, nor sworn deceitfully. Psalms 24: 1-4.

Senior’s Recognition: Join us this Sabbath, October 14 in recognizing and appreciating the seniors among us. 32You shall rise before the gray headed and honor the presence of an old man, and fear your God: I am the Lord.”Leviticus 19:32

Acts of Kindness was recorded as 5384 for the week ending on October 7. Here are a few Acts of Kindness ideas you may want to try this week:

  • Complement someone in front of someone else.
  • Remind yourself that everyone is fighting their own struggles.
  • Purchase some extra dog or cat food and drop it off at an animal shelter.

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

Standing Nominating Committee (SNC):

  • All persons interested in serving as leaders and assistants for 2017-2018, please see the Ushers for volunteer forms 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.

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 for more information.

Family Life Ministries:

  • Attention: Camp Kulaqua Retreat has been rescheduled for December 15-17, 2017. Due to the change in date, there is another opportunity to reserve your attendance. The NEW EXTENSION DEADLINE is Wednesday, November 1, 2017. Don’t Delay! Please contact Lesli Ahonkhai if interested.

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 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.

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.

Sabbath School Department:

  • Youth Sabbath School will be having an “Up All Day Event” on Sabbath, December 2 immediately following Divine Service until AYM. Come and enjoy spiritual blessings and fellowship with each other. All youth ages 13-18 are welcome. See you there!


  • 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.
  • A sincere and grateful thank you to all who participated and contributed to making Pathfinder and Adventurer Day such a blessing.Please continue to support our youth.
  • There will be a brief meeting for all Pathfinder Parents and staff members immediately after Divine Worship in the Overflow Room on Sabbath, October 14..
  • There will be Drum Practice in the Fellowship Hall on Sabbath, October 14 from 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Children’s Ministry:

  • If you would like to donate Funds, Food, or your Time to Children’s Church please email Fendy Duclos at or call 863-332-3528.
  • 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.
  • Mt. Sinai’s Children Choir (SPOONS) Rehearsals will resume practices on Sabbath, October 7 at 10:30 a.m. in the Youth Room
  • The NEXT Children’s Church will be on Sabbath, October 14 at 11:00 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall.

Adventist Youth Ministry (AYM)

  • Sabbath, October 14 – AYM at 6:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary. The Birthday celebration Concert for Sippie Jenkins Jr.
  • Sabbath, October 21 – AYM hosted by Patmos Chapel.
  • Friday, October 27 – Youth Bible Study at 8:00 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room.
  • Interested in acting? Contact Teayann Duclos to join the Drama Club.

Baby Dedication is every second Sabbath of the month. Contact the Church Office at 407-298-7877 by Thursday, November 11 if you wish to have a baby blessed. The next Baby Dedication is scheduled for November 2, 2017.

Prodigy After Care has reopened for the 2017-2018 school year for Grades K-5. Operating hours are Mondays – Thursdays from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. and Fridays from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Mt. Sinai SDA Church Any interested families should contact Fendy Duclos at or via phone at 863-332-3528. Visit our website at for more information.

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 to register and complete your check TODAY!

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.
  • Join us for our Study on the 28 Fundamental Beliefs of the Seventh-day Adventist Church starting August 26, 2017. This study will run for 8 consecutive Sabbaths from 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. in the Overflow Room.

Women’s Ministry:

  • It’s that time again – October 7, 2017 is Mt. Sinai’s 11th Annual “Pink Day!” We will celebrate our survivors and fighters and share prevention and intervention tips for breast cancer throughout the month of October! Support our annual effort to provide Free Mammograms to uninsured women, age 40+. Early detection saves lives!
  • The Florida Hospital Women’s Mobile Unit will offer Free Mammograms, to uninsured women, age 40+, at the Guilgal SDA Church, 5668 North Pine Hills Rd., on Sunday, October 15th 8am-Noon. Call now to schedule your appointment – 407-303-1615. If you have medical insurance, you may still schedule an appointment and your insurance will be billed. This community event is co-sponsored by Mt. Sinai Women’s and Health Ministries Departments.

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.

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.

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.
  • Video training will be on Sunday, August 6, from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Sound training will be from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

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 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:

Oct 14 – Seniors Recognition Day

Oct 22 – Board Meeting

Oct 22 – Sabbath School Council Meeting

Oct 29 – Homeless Feeding