Church Bulletin

December 14, 2019

Welcome! This Sabbath morning, our congregation has gathered the talents of all ages (including a children’s choir) to prepare a delightful Christmas program. Enjoy!

The Church at Study 9:30 – 10:45 a.m.

Welcome and Song Service
Lesson Study “Backslidden People”


MEMBERSHIP TRANSFERS: 1st Reading: Virginia Gonthier TO Walla Walla University Adventist Church (College Place, WA) FROM Bellevue SDA Church
CHRISTMAS BRUNCH NEXT WEEK: Just a reminder that we will be having our annual Christmas Brunch in the Fireside Room next Sabbath, December 21, from 8:15-9:15am. This will replace our usual potluck that day. If you would like to attend, please sign up in the foyer and indicate how many will be in your party.
ADVENTIST COMMUNITY SERVICES OFFERING TODAY: Adventist Community Services is an outreach ministry that serves communities by providing assistance to people affected by flooding, fire, and other disasters. Today’s offering will help ACS continue this important work. Learn more or donate at
CHRISTMAS PROGRAMS NEXT SABBATH! Next Sabbath, December 21, Maylan and Shelley will be doing their annual song and verse Christmas worship service. You won’t want to miss it!
IF YOU WANT TO ORDER 2020 DEVOTIONALS please pick up an informational brochure on the literary counter near the stairs to the fellowship hall. In the brochure you will find several different devotional options for all ages. To order you can either visit the Adventist Book Center, call the ABC or order online at
DON’T FORGET to check out the calendar on the back of the bulletin (or on our website) for other Holiday events happening.
MISSING CHURCH EMAILS? We’re now using the MailChimp program to send out general church emails, but sometimes they end up in your promotions, spam, or even junk mail. So make it a habit to check all incoming emails just in case. -Pastor Maylan

The Church at Worship 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

“Christmas Through the Eyes of the Witnesses”

Prelude Carolyn Howson


Invocation Mia Gurdian




Martha Hammen




“O Come, O Come, Immanuel” #115


Reading Joseph Christopher Kelly


Vocal Solo “Mary Did You Know?”

Chuck Davis


Mark Lowry & Buddy Greene
Reading Mary Grace Olfert


Vocal Solo “Be Born in Me”

Yvanna Hammen


Bernie Herms & Nichole Nordeman
Carol “Angels We Have Heard on High”




Women’s Trio “Infant Holy, Infant Lowly”

Lois Meythaler, Elsa Rojas, and

Colette Sharer


Trad. Polish Carol

arr. John Rutter



The Shepherds Nancy Avila,

Davis Nordby, and

Gary Salsman


Anthem “Do You Hear What I Hear?”

Children’s Choir

Ritchie Hammen, director


Gloria Shayne & Noel Regney
Carol “Silent Night/Noche de Paz”


Choral Anthem “And the Stars Sang”

Bellevue Christmas Choir

Willman Rojas, director


Joseph M. Martin


Reading The Wise Men Miguel Flores,

Jim Learned, and Tim Peters


Carol “We Three Kings” #137


Offering NAD:   Adventist Community Services Isabel Knudson



Offertory “Gesú Bambino”

Denise Childs, Willman Rojas, and Tristinn Williams, flutes

Pietro A. Yon

arr. John Gibson



Celebrations & Concerns/Prayer Isabel Knudson



Vocal Duet “O Holy Night”

Bob Sharer and Keith Locke


John S. Dwight & Adolphe Adam

arr. Gary Lanier


Choral Anthem “Christmas Grace”

Bellevue Christmas Choir

Willman Rojas, director


Ruth Elaine Schram


Reading Simeon & Anna Robert Howson and Dixie Robinson


Carol “Thou Didst Leave Thy Throne” #140




  Denise Childs and Congregation


Postlude Carolyn Howson