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”

ANNOUNCEMENTS

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 communityservices.org.
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 AdventistBookCenter.com
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

 

Welcome

 

Martha Hammen

 

Carol

 

“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”

 

#142

 

Women’s Trio “Infant Holy, Infant Lowly”

Lois Meythaler, Elsa Rojas, and

Colette Sharer

 

Trad. Polish Carol

arr. John Rutter

Reading

 

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”

 

#143
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

 

Benediction

 

  Denise Childs and Congregation

 

Postlude Carolyn Howson