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Intermission Service-

____________________________________________________________ Welcome and Happy Sabbath to each and every one who chose to come and worship with us today. We are blessed to gather together in the presence of the Lord. May you go out from this assembly and bless those around you! ____________________________________________________________ Today’s offering is for our local church budget. While many have been busy buying gifts and giving to others, let us hope that they haven’t left out the One who provides every need.

10:45-10:50 10:50-11:05

The Church at Worship 11:05 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Presiding Elder James Pate


The “Faith Today” class that meets in the board room has just started a new study. It is the second 40 days book to prepare us for the second coming. Consider joining this class on a life changing study. All are welcome. ____________________________________________________________ A new study group "Encountering Christ" will begin meeting in a few weeks in the copy room. It will be an informal meeting with the intent of bringing churgoers closer to one another. ____________________________________________________________ Social Committee is hosting a "Soup-er Bowl Cook Off" 1/27/13 from 2:00 to 4:00 with our sister churches. There will be lots of fun and prizes so bring your favorite soup and recipe. ____________________________________________________________ There is a brother who is in need of temporary shelter now that winter is here. If you are moved to help, please contact Pastor Ramos or Elders Prophete or Cooper. "But prove yourselves doers of the word, and not merely hearers who delude themselves." -James 1:22



Thought for the Week: Every day, do something that will inch you closer to a better tomorrow. -Doug Firebaugh

Elder James Pate

Opening Hymn “Let Us with a Gladsome Mind” Tithes and Offerings

Garden of Prayer Lamb’s Offering and Children’s Story Special Music Scripture Reading Luke 6:36 Sermon

#112 Elder James Pate Elder Fedly Prophete Maria Huffman Inspiration Elder Martin Schneider

Pastor Ruben “Pursuing Happiness: Have Mercy”


If you would like to share an announcement with our church family please get it to Summer Pate by Wednesday

Pastor Ruben



The fellowship dinner schedule resumes its usual 1st and 3rd Sabbath meals as of today. As it has been mentioned so often, if you are a guest PLEASE stay and join us for food and fellowship. If you attend regularly, be sure to bring enough food for your family and at LEAST one guest.

Announcements Mission Sonlight

Closing Hymn “Rescue the Perishing” Benediction

#367 Pastor Ruben

▲Indicates congregation is to stand ▼Indicates congregation is to kneel.

Organist: Judy Mullins

Pianist: Denise Hollenbach

Mission Statement: The North Valley Seventh-Day Adventist Church exists to grow healthy disciples for Jesus Christ

Church Budget Proposed Weekly Proposed Monthly Received Dec. 29th Received for Month

Sunset Times $1,260.00 $5,040.00 $ 443.23 $5,275.38


Saturday, Jan. 5 Friday, Jan. 11th Saturday, Jan. 12th

5:16 p.m. 5:17 p.m. 5:18 p.m.

North Valley Seventh-Day Adventist Church 4700 North Ridge Lane Mail: P.O. Box 19098 Roanoke, VA 24019 (540)362-0200

January 5, 2013

Contacts Pastor Ruben Ramos

(269) 697-3117

Local Elders James Pate Rick Cooper Fedly Prophete Martin Schneider

(540) 483-9039 (540) 580-3416 (540) 355-9075 (540) 334-2929

Visit the North Valley updated website! We have a professionally designed site that includes church news, Bible study helps, our events calendar, and pages for the ministries and departments in our church. Go to:

SUBMISSIONS TO THE BULLETIN Please send all submissions for the bulletin to Summer Pate no later than 11:00 p.m. on Wednesday prior to Sabbath. Send information to:, OR call 540-483-9039

Be merciful, just as your Father is merciful. -Luke 6:36 NIV