MT. SINAI’S ANNOUNCEMENTS

Stewardship: Many of us are not able to make large gifts…..yet whatever the size of our gift, in the eyes of God it can be a great gift. (Stewardship, page 73 and 74)

Mt. Sinai Junior Academy:

  • MSJA is looking for a bus driver who is a member of the Adventist faith. He/She must have a CDL and have the ability to work with children. To apply, send resumes to Cheryl P. Soriano at sorianc@bellsouth.net or fax them to 407-299-0947.
  • Job Openings: Preschool Teachers, and a Part-Time Treasurer are needed for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year. Please contact School office Monday-Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to -3:00 p.m. at 407-298-7871.

Acts of Kindness was recorded as 4237 for the week ending on August 5. Here are a few Acts of Kindness ideas you may want to try this week:

  • While you’re out, compliment a parent on how well-behaved their child is
  • Each time you get a new piece of clothing/toy, donate a used one
  • Be the person who puts a tip in the tip jar

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

Baby Dedication is every second Sabbath of the month. Contact the Church Office at 407-298-7877 by Thursday, August 17 if you wish to have a baby blessed. The next Baby Dedication is scheduled for August 26, 2017.

NEXT Baptism is scheduled for Sabbath, August 26, 2017. Please contact Pastor Mells or the Church Clerk to express your interest.

Standing Nominating Committee (SNC):

  • Standing Nominating Committee: meeting will be on Tuesday, August 22, 2017in the Youth Room at6: 00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • 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.

Mt. Sinai’s Back-2-School Backpack Giveaway: If you are in need of school supplies for children in your house hold please contact the Church office at 407-298-7877 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.to make arrangement to pick up. Limited to 2 per family, supplies are limited.

Church in Conference: will be held on Saturday, August 26 immediately following AYM in the Sanctuary.

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.

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.

PathfindersPathfinder:

  • Please join the Mt Sinai Striders on Sabbath, September 30 for a day of worship, lunch and our induction service. Your presence will be a blessing to our club.
  • 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

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

  • Sabbath, August 12 – AYM at 6:00 p.m. in the sanctuary. “From Hip Hop to Holiness”.
  • Friday, August 25 – Youth Bible Study – 8:00 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room.
  • Interested in acting? Contact Teayann Duclos to join the Drama Club.

Sabbath School Department:

  • A Teacher for the Junior Class is needed. Please contact Elder Kelvin Baker if you are interested in serving in this area.
  • Parents we need your children here weekly at 9:00 a.m. to prepare for their 13th. Sabbath program, scheduled for September 30. Thank you! Kindergarten Department.

Southwestern Adventist University Alumni & Friends Reunion and Dinner is on Sunday, August 27, at6:00 p.m.at Sofrito Latin Café, 8607 Palm Parkway, Orlando, FL 32836. Don’t miss this great opportunity. RSVP today! Contact Vonda Seals at 817-202-6232, or email: balumni@swau.edu. Hope to see you there!

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 ncsrisk.org/adventist 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.
  • Study on the 28 Fundamental Beliefs of the Seventh-day Adventism starting August 19, 2017. This study will run for 8 consecutive Sabbaths from 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. in the Overflow Room. Please pre-register with Meynard Julien.

Children’s Ministry:

  • 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.
  • Join us for our NEXT Children’s Church on Sabbath, August 12 at 11:00 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall.
  • 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.

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 Welcome Desk! Class 1: Mondays 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. or Class 2: Wednesdays 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Please, sign-up today!

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.

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.
  • 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 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.

Job Opportunities:

  • DHL is looking for: (1) Courier: $10.00 per hour (2) SUP:$40K Annual and (3) MGR:$50K Annual. Please forward all resumes to Mansilla@INTLLS.com
  • Florida Hospital will host a job fair on Tuesday, August 22nd2017 from9:00am to 1:00pm.HR managers will conduct on-site interviews for RN and GN positions which offer competitive wages and immediate benefits. For more information, please visit workatfloridahospital.com

Upcoming Events:

Aug 12 – Children’s Church

Aug 26 – Baptism

Aug 26 – Church in Conference

Sep 02 – Communion

Sep 08 to 10 – Camp Kalaqua Retreat