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Kettering Adventist Church April 25, 2009 ketsda.org


Serv April 25, 2009 Donald Huff, Director 9:30 a.m. Gathering Music — Praise Orchestra — arr. David Winkler — arr. Samuel R. Hazo Elizabeth Wareham, violin

Welcome – Randy Daniel Call to Worship Come and worship, celebrate this Sabbath day created for you. We are here to worship our Creator and Redeemer. Leader: Confess your sins and accept God’s mercy and grace. People: We were created and now redeemed through Jesus Christ. Leader: Come celebrate Jesus. People: We have gathered to pray, sing, bring our tithes and offerings and to worship God the Father, Christ, God’s Son and the Holy Spirit. Leader:

People:

Pass the Peace Christ Offers Us Praise Orchestra arr. David Winkler

Prayer — Randy Daniel Praise Orchestra arr. Dan Goeller Jonathan Sackett, fiddle; Ann Smith, piccolo; Jesse Schaffer, djembe

Sermon — Lonnie Melashenko “ Benediction — Lonnie Melashenko


Worship April 25, 2009 11:45 a.m.

We Gather Together Gathering Music:

arr. David Winkler...................Praise Orchestra Samuel R. Hazo arr. David Winkler

Call to Worship..........................................................................................Randy Daniel (congregation standing)

Come and worship, celebrate this Sabbath day created for you. We are here to worship our Creator and Redeemer. Leader: Confess your sins and accept God’s mercy and grace. People: We were created and now redeemed through Jesus Christ. Leader: Come celebrate Jesus. People: We are gathered to pray, sing, bring our tithes and offerings and to worship God the Father, Christ, God’s Son and the Holy Spirit.

Leader: People:

Pass the Blessing of Christ’s Peace Hymn No. 423:

.................................................tune:

(congregation standing)

Invocation..................................................................................................Randy Daniel Anthem:

— arr. Dan Goeller...................................................Praise Orchestra

Baptism of Tréon Sherrod...............................................................Oscar Sherrod, Jr. Baptism of Jason Wolfer.............................................................................Elliot Smith Vocal Solo: .......................................................Justin Sherrod, vocal Marsha Sherrod, piano


Scripture Lesson:

..............................................................Kathy Boyd

If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land.

Prayers of the People............................................................................Ernest Neufeld

We Present our Tithes and Offerings Offertory:

— César Franck.................................................Choir and Orchestra

Hallelujah! O praise ye the Lord, In His sanctuary; Praise ye the Lord in the firmament of His power. Praise ye Him for His mighty acts. Praise Him according to His majesty. Praise the Lord with the sound of the trumpet. Praise the Lord with the psaltery and harp. Praise the Lord with the timbrel. Praise the Lord with the dance. Praise Him with the organ and stringed instruments. Praise ye Him upon the loud cymbals. Praise ye Him upon the high sounding cymbals. Let every thing that hath breath praise the Lord. Hallelujah.

We Learn from God’s Word Anthem:

..................................Jane Diller, Contralto

Sermon:

.....................................................................Lonnie Melashenko

Hymn:

(found on the inside page of the bulletin.)

(congregation standing)

We are Sent Out With a Blessing Benediction.....................................................................................Lonnie Melashenko Closing Voluntary:

J.S. Bach...............Kettering Strings


Worship Notes Participants: Lonnie Melashenko, vice president for Spiritual Services and Missions Division of Kettering Health Network presents today’s sermon. Randy Daniel, an elder and financial counselor, hosts today’s worship. Kathy Boyd, accountant at Spring Valley Academy, reads today’s scripture lesson. Kathy’s father, Ernest Neufeld, retired Kettering Hospital and Kettering Church Founder, presents Prayers of the People. Jerry Taylor, our minister of worship and music, is the organist for today’s service. Karl Haffner, our senior pastor, is at Blue Mountain Academy in Pennsylvania, speaking for their Alumni Weekend services. Tréon Sherrod is being baptized by his grandfather, Oscar Sherrod, Jr. Jason Wolfer is being baptized by SVA Chaplain, Elliot Smith. Both Tréon and Jason are in the 6th grade at Spring Valley Academy. As they are being welcomed, Tréon’s brother, Justin Sherrod, will sing, , accompanied by his mother, Marsha Sherrod.

Music: Today, the Praise Orchestra, under the direction of Donald Huff, is joined by the Kettering Strings, under the direction of Maretta Alden. Together they will accompany the Kettering Church Choir. As we gather for worship, the Praise Orchestra and Kettering Strings play an arrangement of Dennis set in a style reminiscent of Jernigan’s popular chorus, is an arrangement of the traditional four-part English chorale more commonly known as the and . Maretta Alden, is the violin soloist. is a symphonic setting of Hymn . This arrangement, by David Winkler, is based loosely on Ferde Grofe's 43, famous from the “Grand Canyon Suite.” Included also is a hint of the melody from Grieg's well-known from “Peer Gynt.” There are also little touches of Hymn 43, , in some of the woodwind features. is a Celtic setting of Hymn 625 that draws a picture of a climber who seeks to leave the lowlands of this world and scale the peaks that pierce the clouds and give a vision of the bright glory land. This Celtic arrangement by Dan Goeller features a combo of Maretta Alden, fiddle; Ann Smith, piccolo; and Jesse Schaffer, djembe. is the last Psalm in the Bible and is symbolic of each of the tribes of Israel coming together to worship and praise God. Each of the tribes was represented by a specific instrument, each uniquely different and yet, together, produce a wonderful sound. probably originated as a Negro spiritual that made the popular song charts in a 1958 version by Laurie London, that went all the way to number one of the “Songs Most Played by Jockeys” in the USA. This song was specifically requested to introduce today’s sermon and is sung by choir soloist, Jane Diller. was written by John L. Bell who is a minister in the Church of Scotland. John Bell is a member of the Iona Community, works with the Wild Goose Worship Group to create hymns and worship songs, and travels the world as a workshop leader. He set this hymn to Kelbrove, a Scottish folk tune. Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 is one of the great string orchestra pieces composed by the famous J.S. Bach. He wrote them as a gift to the Prince of Brandenburg, who was a fine flutist, to heal a misunderstanding that had happened between J.S. Bach, his son and Christian Ludwig, the margrave of Brandenburg.


April 25, 2009

Today’s Services: 9:30 - 10:20 a.m. First Serv Worship Service (sanctuary) 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Sabbath School Classes (see below for the various locations) 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Worship Service (sanctuary)

The Church at Study 10:30 a.m. Lesson Quarterly Classes and Other Adult Classes Main Floor Lesson Study...............................................S-1 Taught by: Randy Daniel Next Week: Frank Perez Lesson Study & Discussion.........................S-3 Taught by: Jim Hopkins Next Week: Don Sickler Bible Study & Discussion......NE Fellowship Hall Taught by: Brian Smith Next Week: Hans Killius Contemporary Christian Living................CFH Taught by: Daryll Ward Next Week: Wally Sackett Book of Revelation Study....NW Fellowship Hall Taught by: George Bestpitch

New Sabbath School Class for Fathers.......TBA Taught by: Ted J. Shull Memory Text “I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.”

Beth Moore Bible Study — by Beth Moore is in the downstairs center room from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Young Adult Class — meets in Nelson Conference Center, lower level of Kettering Hospital, across from the cafeteria. Come join us for a “Sabbath School alternative” 10 - 11:30 a.m. (breakfast provided).


Coming Events TODAY — April 25, 2009 Blood Pressure Checks — 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. in the Mother’s Room. Stop by and have a member of our Health Ministries Team check your blood pressure. Hospitality Ministry — As you enjoy refreshment and conversation at our Hospitality Cart in the narthex, please remember to keep drink, food, cups, etc., in that area alone, disposing properly of items, and keeping young ones under your supervision as they enjoy their visit to the cart. Worship Bags — Parents of small children can check out (honor system) worship bags for their little ones in three different age groups: 0-2, 3-4, & 5-6 from the red cart in the north foyer. Please return the bags to the cart. Thank you. Golden Buckeye Fellowship Sabbath Lite — Ken Millard, PhD. will tell “Stories in Stone” in the Kumar classroom at KCMA’s Boonschoft Center beginning at 4 p.m. SVA GYMNASTICS HOME SHOW — 9 p.m. in the gym at Ridgeville campus. There is no admission charge; refreshments will be sold. Sunset — 8:24 p.m.

THIS COMING WEEK —

WEDNESDAY — April 29 Youth Handbells — 5 - 6 p.m. String Orchestra — 6 - 7:30 p.m. STIX Practice — 6 - 7:30 p.m. Advent Ringers — 6:15 - 7:30 p.m. Praise Orchestra — 7:40 - 9 p.m. Kettering Brass — 7:40 - 9 p.m. No Choir Rehearsal

FRIDAY — May 1 Singing Bands — 6:45 p.m. Meet in the Kettering Hospital lobby. Sunset — 8:30 p.m.

NEXT SABBATH — May 2, 2009 Pastor Karl Haffner begins new sermon series, with “The Crafty Serpent” 9:30 a.m.

Serv in the sanctuary. Music by Donald Huff director 10:30 a.m. at Kettering Hospital lower level across from the cafeteria 10:30 a.m. Sabbath School 11:45 a.m. Worship Service in the sanctuary

SUNDAY — April 26

Kettering College of Medical Arts

Golden Buckeye Fellowship’s “Spring Fling”— 5 p.m. in the fellowship hall.

announces its 41st annual

TUESDAY — April 28 SVA Kindergarten Round-up Day — from 1 2:30 p.m. Ridgeville campus. Seminar — 6:30 - 8 p.m. Fellowship hall. Pathfinder Staff Meeting — 7 p.m. at the Centerville SDA Church.

Commencement at 8 p.m. Saturday, May 2, 2009 at the Dayton Convention Center Dr. Karl Haffner, Senior Pastor of the Kettering Adventist Church will address the graduates.


That You May Know KETTERING CHURCH FAMILY

SPRING VALLEY ACADEMY

Sympathy — To family and friends of Elder Walter Wright, pastor of the Germantown SDA Church and former president of the Lake Union Conference and known in this community, passed away April 15 at Hospice of Dayton. A memorial service will be held here at the Kettering Church on Sabbath, May 23 at 5 p.m. — To friends of Marylou Blosser who passed away on April 17 in Port Orange, Florida. She is survived by her husband William. Marylou and William were charter members of the Kettering Church. Thank You —

Mulch Sales Continue! — Students are continuing to sell quality hardwood mulch for use on your foundation or flower beds this spring. Mulch sells for $3.25 per bag. You may pick-up on Sunday, May 3, between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. Call the school, 433-0790, and leave a message for Cindy Halye, mulch coordinator, if you need more information or wish to order. We thank you in advance for your support of this annual student fundraiser. SVA Grades 5-8 Choir Presents Disney's "Mulan Jr."— Sunday, May 3, 7:00 p.m. at the SVA/Ridgeville campus gym. The musical is based on the ancient Chinese story of a young woman who joined the army as a man and helped to save the country. One of Disney's most popular animated stories, it features courageous Mulan and her sidekick, Mushu, who prove that what cannot be achieved by muscle can be achieved by the mind. You won't want to miss this event. Admission is $5.00 per person.

(Keep them coming.) — Patricia Davis — The Doram Family Thank You — Artwork to introduce sermon series sculpted letters created by Pastor Dan Stevens, on display in the narthex; the bulletin boards are decorated by Katie Woolever, church task force worker. Report — In March we passed out free copies of a dramatized version of the New Testament and a Kids Bible in MP3 format. These were sponsored by the Faith Comes By Hearing organization, committed to revival in North American churches and evangelism into the world. Our response was to help sponsor the recording of the dramatized New Testament into the Ghanian language. That recording is now complete. Thanks to your generosity, we are mailing our donations totaling $1,439.50 to now help sponsor 9 listening groups who will use the Proclaimer (demonstrated in church) to hear God's word in their native tongue. That's 823 people who will hear and then invite others to come listen. Thanks for helping us get the Word out! Church Pictorial Directories — Available from the church office. Cost is $8.00 each.

COMMUNITY Prophecy Seminar – Friday, April 24, through Sunday, May 3, at the Centerville SDA Church at 7:00 p.m. There will also be children's prophecy meetings for ages 7-13 and childcare for the younger ones. You may pre-register by calling 433-7593. Good Neighbor House 5K Walk/Run — Get involved or just come watch!! Kettering College of Medical Arts 5K Walk/Run – Sunday May 10, at 9 a.m. (Mother’s Day!). Registration is at the Kettering Recreation Complex (2900 Glengary Drive, Kettering). $25 race day registration or sign up on line at www.speedy-feet.com. 80% of the proceeds benefit Good Neighbor House and 20% goes to Kettering College Student Hardship Fund. Camp Mohaven Summer Camp — You can go on-line and register at summeratmohaven.org or call 740-397-4665 x 122 for more information.


Serving You Today Presiding Deacon.........................................................................Brian Guenterberg Receptionists.................................................Fred & Mary Kaye Manchur, Serv Brett & Holly Spenst, N SS Betty Dunlap, S SS Ted & Janyce Shull, N-2nd service Deannette Sisson, S-2nd service Serv Bulletin Greeters..........................................................Christina Gauthier, Fran Davis, 2nd service Mary Kaye Manchur, 2nd service Door Keepers...................................................................................Karina Beebe, N Jonathan Beebe, S Audio Technician....................................................................................Richard Lee Audio Technician..................................................................................Melissa Boyd Video Technician..............................................................................Johannes Smith Pastor-on-call pager..........................................................................937-370-2828

Health Nugget Body: Take an active role in your health. Mind: Call a friend you haven’t talked to in a while. Spirit: Treat yourself to something nice. — Your Health Ministries Team

Membership Changes First Reading April 25, 2009 Baptism: Teresa Sim by Pastor Yoon January 10, 2009 Jinyoung Kim by Pastor Yoon February 21, 2009 Jiyun Morgan by Pastor Yoon March 7, 2009 Adira Morgan by Pastor Yoon March 7, 2009 Recommendation for Transfer In: Amos Akarah from the North-Western Nigeria Union Mission (Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria) Request for Transfer Out: Esmeralda Dinnel to Paradise Valley SDA Church (National City, CA) Request to be Removed from Membership: Rhonda Thomas

2008 Budget Deficit $69.5K of $75K goal As of April 18

Complete Bulletin 04-25-09  

Bulletin of the Kettering SDA Church

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