June 19, 2021
Welcome to Berea Temple this Sabbath on Zoom, YouTube, Facebook and In-Person. God has blessed us to see the end of another week and today our minds should be giving God the Praise. As the Holy Spirit fills each one of us with God’s presence, let each of us stay faithful to our Savior.
- Don’t forget this is a great opportunity to witness, so make the best of it with creative ways. Invite your family, friends, and co-workers to share the service on Berea Temple Zoom, YouTube, and Facebook.
- Our Theme for 2021 is: “Trouble Won’t Last Forever”. The preaching topic for May is “Check Yourself”.
- The Berea Temple has a Re-Opening Survey for you on the church website to fill out today and each week if you are planning to do in-person church worship. You must Register each week by Friday, 3:00pm, in order to attend the Sabbath Service that week. The doors will open at 11:00 am each Sabbath for Entry. The Allegheny East Conference asked us to register everyone who comes to church every week. Just go to the website and click on the link and follow the prompts, and when finished, push Submit.
- Ministries Development/Adult Ministries Training Workshop - will focus on “Learn the Signs of Sex Trafficking: A Pathway to Freedom and Justice”. Please get Registered, if you aren't already, and join us at 4:00 pm. Find the meeting link on Allegheny East Conference Website.
- Virtual AEC Camp Meeting 2021 is June 25-July 3. 2021. The Berea church will be hosting the service on both Sabbaths In-Person and Virtual on our Zoom. Through the week you have to use the Allegheny East Conference Website except for the Ordination Service, which we will host on Berea Temple Zoom. Always use AEC Website if ours is not working. Remember, no Berea Prayer Meeting during Camp Meeting.
- AYS today in Cylburn Park at 4:00pm.
- All Berea Temple members, we have a Church Business Meeting tonight at Sunset - 8:36pm on Berea Temple Zoom.
- Prayer Meeting is every Wednesday at 7:00pm on Berea Temple Zoom.
- The Music Ministry Committee will meet the first Sabbath of every month.
- Men Ministries Meeting is every month on the 1st and 3rd Sundays at 10:00am.
- The second Tuesday of each month, the Elders will meet at 7:00pm. (July 13)
- Treasury/Finance Meeting is the 2nd Thursday this month at 6:00pm. (July 15)
- Message Magazine Campaign-Our Annual Campaign for Message has arrived. The campaign began May 1, and will end August 7. This campaign is one of the greatest opportunities we have for outreach. Every member can be a part of, and play a significant role in reaching men and women for Jesus Christ. The covid-19 pandemic has greatly changed how the campaign will be conducted.
NO printed promotional materials will be sent to the church.
All information necessary for subscriptions can be accessed at:
See Sis. Clara Davis for your subscription of how many you will purchase. We still have a goal. Let’s go over 200 subscriptions again.
- Continue to check out AEC Website for all their Announcements.
- Keep our sick members and friends, and those who have lost love ones in prayer. Those we have so far are:
- ~President Henry J. Fordham and family, especially his wife, Sharon.
- ~Clara, Carolyn, Pamela Davis - Health challenges and healing
- ~Elder Margaret Brown - Health challenges / surgery
- ~David and Janice Mayfield, Ross, and Johnson families for John Johnson Jr. - Health Challenges
- ~Unell Dawson-Healing from Surgery
- ~Diane (Annie) Baker- Health Challenges
- ~Leonora Twesigye - Healing from surgery
- ~Towanda Anderson’s Mother-Health Challenges
- ~Deacon Alfred Whiting-Health Challenges
- ~Lillian Edwards-leg burn
- ~Vicki Miles - Healing from surgery, she is home.
- ~Kathy Sumpter son, Corwin Miller – Healing
- ~Kenny Brown Jr. - Health Challenges and Healing from surgery
- ~William Love - Health Challenges
- ~Armada Grant family for special prayer on behalf of her grandson and her son, Jason
- ~Raymond and Doretha Bennett-Health Challenges
- ~Theodore Sauls - Healing from Surgery
- ~Joyce Pearson - Health Challenges
- ~Dorothy Walker - in hospital now, and will transfer to Nursing Rehabilitation Center.
- ~Amber Stackhouse-Special Prayer for her and her family.
- Elder Howard Wilson passed away on this past Thursday. Arrangements are pending. Please keep his family in prayer.
- Don’t forget to use the Allegheny East Conference website (visitaec.org) to receive information from the conference.
- Remember to do your corporate prayer each day at 12:00 noon and another prayer 3 times a day for healing from this coronavirus pandemic.
- Continue to be faithful each week in our giving of tithes (Conference Funds) and Offering (local church funds) which is the combined budget. Then if you want to give extra, remember Debt Relief, Sabbath School, Prayer Meeting, and Thank Offering, etc.
- There are four ways to give in this church: Berea Temple CashApp, Adventist Online Giving, Mail In and Drop Off.
Continue to pray for those who are on the front lines or first responders during this coronavirus pandemic.
WORSHIP through Giving:
Please continue to be faithful in your giving. Offerings may be placed in the mailbox at the church or please use this website for online giving. CashApp: $BereaTemple
Let us continue to be faithful in tithes (10%), offering (5%), and our conference goal ($100/member).
This initiative is to increase baptisms by 5% and increase tithe by 5% over the next 5 years. Let us be diligent in all we do for Christ!
Summary of Berea Temple Church Debt as of April 11, 2021
SAM'S CREDIT CARD: $(5,302.03)
HOME DEPOT: $(436.18)
TOTAL DEBT: $(5,738.21)
Jesus on the Main Line:
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