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Holy Spirit Touches Hearts While Upper Room Fellowship Builds a Home

"I saw in them such a desire to bless God by blessing the poor and needy,” Janet Lambert, Youth With a Mission (YWAM) San Antonio Del Mar Campus director, said of a team of 26 missionaries from Upper Room Fellowship company (URF) who partnered with YWAM this February. The URF team spent a weekend in Tijuana, Mexico, with Homes of Hope, an organization that grew out of YWAM. Missionaries team up with Homes of Hope to build brand-new homes for deserving families in just a few days. While there was no shortage of hard work, the URF team was also blessed with many miracles as a result of constant and specific prayer. Just before the project was set to begin, Lambert discovered that...

SCC Office Hosts First Bilingual VBS Reveal

A number of Vacation Bible School (VBS) leaders gathered at the Southern California Conference (SCC) office on a Sunday in March for a bilingual VBS training to preview the theme for the upcoming summer program, titled, “Jamii Kingdom: Where We Are All Part of God’s Family.” Jamii Kingdom is just one of many VBS programs created by the Children’s Ministries Department of the North American Division for an Adventist audience. These programs are designed to offer church members a...

San Gabriel Academy Takes Mission Trip to Holbrook Indian School

In November, students and faculty from San Gabriel Academy followed in the footsteps of those who went on one of SGA’s first mission trips to Holbrook Indian School over 50 years ago. In the mid-1960s, students went to help install a walk-in freezer, plant crops, and handle deferred maintenance. In 2018, 43 students, faculty, and staff members made the 551-mile trip to paint, install drywall, do electrical work, clean horse stalls, and help with...

 

Events

April 25, 2019
"Sharing Christ in the Marketplace." Speakers:
Taj Pacleb, Revelation of Hope Ministries
Pat Arrabito, LLT Productions, Inc.
Paul Damazo, Entrepreneur
Tara Vang, Life Hope Centers, Central California Conference of Seventh-day Adventists
For more information or to register, visit asipacificunion.org
April 25, 2019 6:30 PM
A 16 Day Health Challenge begins on Monday, April 1, taking place Monday and Thursday nights from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., until May 23. All are invited to partake in this challenge and improve health and longevity by making lifestyle and dietary changes.

Each night of the challenge includes:
6:30 p.m. - Plant-based whole-food meal prepared by Registered Dietician, Susan Jenson
7:10 p.m. - A 20 minute exercise walking in the neighborhood
7:30 p.m. - lecture about one aspect of lifestyle and diet change
8:30 p.m. - Small group discussions with health coach

Admission is $199 for the series which includes 16 meals, 16 lectures, the textbook How Not to Die by Michael Greger, MD, and a workbook.

For more information and how to register, visit www.SouthBayChurch.net or call 310-214-3123.
April 26, 2019
Join the Greater Los Angeles Region for the annual convocation this weekend, with events beginning Friday night at 7:30 p.m. through Sunday at 4 p.m.

Friday Program: 7:30 p.m.
Annual Bible Quiz-a-Rama at Los Angeles Adventist Academy
846 E. El Segundo Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90059

Sabbath Program: All Day
9:30 a.m. - Sabbath School
11 a.m. - Divine Worship
Adult Speaker: Dr. Emil Peeler
Youth & Young Adult Service Youth Speaker: S. Eliot Brooks, III.
Children’s Church

4 p.m. - Community Impact Seminar with Edward Woods, III.
5:15 p.m. - SKITS-o-frenia featuring The Skit Guys
7:30 p.m. - All-Star Basketball Game & Pathfinder Food Sale at Los Angeles Adventist Academy

Sunday Program: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Annual Old-Fashioned Family Picnic at Kenneth Han State Recreational Park
4100 S. La Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90056

Info: 818-546-8465
April 27, 2019 3:00 PM
Dr. Elizabeth Johnston Taylor, Professor of Nursing at LLU presents:

Prayer and Illness: Evidence-Informed Reflections.

Glendale City Church, 610 E. California Avenue (corner of California Ave & Isabel St) at 3 p.m. in The Chapel of the Good Shepherd. Light refreshments to follow.