the Church at STUDY 9:30 – 10:25
Piano Interlude: 10:25 a.m.-10:40 a.m. Erin Penrod
the Church at worship 10:40 – 12:15
Welcome & Announcements Charles Rietman
Baptism Dim Kim
“Jesus Loves Me” – Zomi Junior Class
Call to Worship Charles Rietman
Opening Hymn “Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise” #21
Congregational Prayer Travis Simpson
Lamb’s Offering Debra Candy
Children’s Story Lorrie Rietman
Giving of Gifts “Church Budget” Charles Rietman
Offertory Zomi Children, Sangneu director
Scripture “Romans 2:1-4” Carmen Dickhaut
Special Music “Psalms 23” Dim Kim
Sermon “The Real Deal” Pastor Rob Benardo
Closing Hymn “Lord, I Want to Be a Christian” #319
Benediction Pastor Rob Benardo
Postlude Debra Candy
Prayer Song: “Turn your eyes upon Jesus, look full in His wonderful face; and the things of earth will grow strangely dim in the light of His glory and grace.”
Prayer Requests: Remember Kim Messecar’s family, with the death of her father, Tim Healey, on August 12th.
Intercessory Prayer: Please join us on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Sabbaths each month in the Junior Room for intercessory prayer immediately following the church service.
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
AUGUST 18: Happy Sabbath and Welcome Tabernacle Guests and Family! After the church service, please join us for the fellowship dinner in the Dining Room in the annex building.
AUGUST 18: Visitation Ministry at 3:15 pm, meet in the Seminar Room.
AUGUST 18: SonSets is happening tonight. Join us as we close the Sabbath together in the Seminar Room. We will begin with a hymn sing at 7:45, followed by the vespers program at 8:00.
AUGUST 25: Pastor Rob Benardo will be our worship hour speaker.
FELLOWSHIP MEAL INFORMATION
August 18th: Pam Metcalf’s team. Menu: Salads and breads; other church members, please bring a salad or watermelon.
August 25th: Bonnie Metcalf’s team. Menu: entrees, vegetables, and salads; other church members, please bring a salad or cookies.
September 1st: Sylvia Mullen’s team. Menu: Sloppy Joes; other church members, please bring a salad or watermelon.
ANNOUNCEMENTS & COMING EVENTS
PROPHECIES OF HOPE MICHIGAN will be September 7 – 29, at the Tabernacle with Pastor Louis Torres. Come and bring a friend to this community outreach at 7:00 p.m.
HANDBILL DISTRIBUTION will be Sabbath, August 25 and September 1, from 3:00 to 5:00 pm. Meet in the Seminar Room at 3:00 for organization and strategy.
ACS DISASTER PREPAREDNESS Michigan Conference director Diana Bruch will be speaking at the Urbandale SDA Church Sabbath, September 1, at 10:45 am. Then at 2:00 pm is the introduction to disaster prep training. We are joining together to better serve our community with God’s message of Hope, healing and salvation.
PRAYER requested: You are invited to come and pray for the school, students, and staff on August 18, from 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. at the Battle Creek Academy.
Sunset Times: Tonight 8:36 p.m., next Friday 8:27 p.m.
As you plan your tithes and offerings, please remember our church budget. Approximately $26,000 is required monthly to support our various ministries, maintain our church plant and nurture our K-12 school, Battle Creek Academy. We received approximately $9,098 thus far for the month of August.
Plan Ahead: Next week’s offering will be for the Michigan Advance Partners.