Hello Stonehill Church Family,
We look forward to worshiping with you this Sabbath!
Family & Youth Night events: We will not have a Family & Youth Night this June due to end-of-school events. July’s event will be soccer on the first Sabbath of the month, July 7. More details to come.
Please remember to label your food items in the refridgerator and freezer here at church is they are for a certain person or event. Otherwise, they will be considered available to use for fellowship dinner.
Baby shower for Maddie and Stefen on July 8. Maddie is registered at Wal-Mart, Target and Amazon. The registry is under Maddie Russell.
Thank you to each one of you who have saved labels for our Labels for Missions project. We turned in over 500 labels last year. This year, however, we received new guidelines regarding what labels are accepted. Labels from canned foods (Worthington, Loma Linda and Caroline) are accepted but labels from frozen food of any brand are no longer accepted. All UPC codes from canned products must begin with 28989 or 45561. (Even though frozen foods may begin with these numbers, they are not accepted.) Watch the lobby for a “Labels for Missions” box of where to leave your labels.
STONEHILL TRANSFORMERS EXERCISE CLASS: Please come join us next class, June 10, 8:15—10:15 am, at Pflugerville Lake near the flags. Your continued support is appreciated. Key Word is PREVENTION.
Stonehill Christian Academy Summer Camp is canceled for this summer.
Please help us save our septic pump. Please, please, please do not flush baby or Clorox wipes (not even wipes labeled as flushable!), feminine products, etc. Please dispose of these items in the trash can. Toilet paper and body waste are the only items that should be flushed. Thank you for your help in this matter.
Stonehill Christian Academy Prayer Time is on hold through the summer. It is scheduled to resume with the new school year in the fall.
Praise in Giving: World Budget/Multilingual and Chaplaincy Ministries
What is prosperity? Consider the following verse of Scripture: “Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as they soul prospereth” (3 John 2, KJV). Different cultures write letters differently. Some jump right into the subject, others have flowery greetings first. Almost all the epistles begin with at least one verse of salutation, sometimes three or four. But what really is prosperity? We often think of it in monetary or material terms. Prosperity in the Christian sense would be a wonderful knowledge of well-being in the Lord, knowing that your sins are forgiven and you are secure in Christ, and that your future is in His hands. That is prosperity that money can’t buy!
Praise in Music:
The Message: The Gospel and You - 2 Timothy 1:13 & 14 - Pastor Eugene Kitney
Elder in charge: Simon Mgbor
Simon.email@example.com | 512.545-3536
Deacon in charge: Cliffton Parks
firstname.lastname@example.org | 937-679-6460
Greeters this week: Rafael & Diana
Did you know?………
it takes $25 per attending person each week to meet the Stonehill Church budget.
Fellowship Lunch Host
Prayer Warriors, please remember these requests in your daily prayers:
June 9 Spanish SS Class
June 16 All Church
June 23 Invite a Guest Home for Lunch
June 30 Roberto Torres SS class
Sabbath, June 9
Baptismal Studies, Adults, Pastor’s office
Fellowship Lunch, Spanish SS class
Week of June 10-15
Sunday, Transformers Exercise class
Sunday, Finance Committee Meeting
Monday – Friday, Vacation Bible Xperience
Sabbath, June 16
Baptismal Studies, Teens, Pastor’s office
Fellowship Lunch, All Church
Dates to Remember
Church Board Meeting, June 19
Transformers Exercise Class, June 24
Guys’ Table Tennis, July 1
Family & Youth Fun Night, Soccer, July 7
Baby shower for Maddie and Stefen, July 8
Emphasis: Upcoming nominating team and that members will be receptive to the calling of ministry needs.
Geoff Wool (Fawn Escalante’s friend) – serious bike accident
Salvador Posada (Rex’s father) – health issues
Tommy (Teresa Serl’s 9-month old great nephew) – health issues
Joline and Eric Whichelow – loss of baby Ashline
Gavin Pardeiro (grandson of LauraBeth And Roland Schneider) – auto accident injuries
Tony deJong – recovering from surgery
Amanda Vasquez – health issue
Nora Cadena (Fawn Escalante’s friend) – in hospice with ovarian cancer
Dorian Colbert – health issues
Eric Whichelow’s extended family – family issues
Yolanda Jacoby (Roberto’s sister’s mother-in-law) – stage 4 cancer
Steve Budd (Silvia Covarrubias’ brother-in-law) – bone tumor
Mike Escalante – recovering from surgery
Miguel Guillet – cancer and other health issues
Maureen Utz (Meri Holm’s friend) – severe health issue with leg
Lynn Marquis’ father – recovering from colon surgery
Laurie Chodorow's sister Marla’s family displaced by hurricane Harvey
Kris Hoch (friend of Chris Huggins) – stage IV pancreatic cancer
Ken Brown (David Jensen’s father-in-law) – recovering from throat surgery
June Ayers –health issues
Julieth Dick – health issues
Julie Davis (Ann Daluz’ sister) – mental and health issues
Jim Underwood (friend of the Julers) – brain cancer
Helen Ing (Eileen deJong’s mother) – health issues
Gracie Kitchens (friend of Eldon Jensen) – in rehab
Gladys Smith – on hospice for liver failure
Family at Stonehill Christian Academy – concern for their safety
Elizabeth Cole (Ciara Parks mother) – recovering from surgery
Eddie Stevens (Rhona’s nephew) – severe health problems
Diane Yates (Sarah Wolverton’s friend) – breast cancer
Deona Fornis (Rhona Ballarta’s sister) – brain tumor
Daniel and Megan Christian and daughter Anabella – spiritual issues
Daisy Dongieux (friend of Laura Beth Schneider) – ovarian cancer
Bill and Sandy Cutshall (friends of the Ballartas) – breast cancer and other health issues
If you have a prayer request or praise, send it to PrayForMe@stonehillchurch.org.
I Walked Out
Ida, the youngest of seventh siblings, was raised by her strict Seventh-day Adventist grandmother. No short dresses, reading the Bible every Friday night, no work from sundown Friday to sundown Sabbath, Wednesday evening meeting and church on Sabbath – all requirements! When she was 14 she moved to New York to live with older siblings. She stopped attending church and after college, got a job with an insurance company on Wall Street and later worked as an auditor in Washington for the government. She started attending church on Sunday. Ida and her husband eventually built a home on land in West Virginia that she had inherited from her grandmother. Ida and her husband retired to this home.
Then Ida received a flyer in the mail with an invitation to a Bible prophecy seminar. None of her new friend wanted to go with her so she went alone. On the fourth night, the preacher spoke of the beasts of Daniel and Revelation and Ida for the first time realized she was attending an Adventist evangelistic series. She remembered her strict upbringing. None of her friends were with her and she felt so lonely. She started to leave the meetings but was met by Naomi, the Bible worker who had registered Ida at the beginning of the meetings. Naomi gave her friendship and that was what Ida needed to stay to the end of the meetings. After the meetings, Ida joined the church along with 15 others. Thank you for your offerings that made these meetings possible.
Church directory: You can access our church directory through the Instant Church Directory app, available for your Android, Amazon, or Apple device. Our directory is always being updated by our Communications Team. If you want to update your directory information, or if you have any questions about the directory, you can contact our administrative assistant, Teresa Serl at Teresa@StonehillChurch.org.
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Have a Blessed Day!
Administrative Assistant, Church Office
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