Welcome All Children of God!
Pastor Eric Sayler returns to the pulpit this Sabbath to continue a series highlighting the 40 days of ministry leading to the ascension. This Sabbath the title will be “On the Mountain”. The sermon will feature the final hours of Jesus Christ’s time with the disciples before His Ascension.
Join us for our Sabbath School classes at 9:30am and the Worship Service at 10:45am – 12:15pm
Local Adventist School Graduations !!!!
Rogers Adventist School 8th grade Graduation, University Church, May 31, 7:00pm.
Milton-Stateline Adventist School 8th grade Graduation, Milton Adventist Church, June 1, 6:30pm
Walla Walla Valley Academy, Senior Class of 2017, University Church, June 4, 10:00am
Walla Walla University, Graduation Exercises, Centennial Green, Sunday June 11, 8:30am
VBS HELPERS Needed for this Summer!
Carolyn Vickroy has accepted the leadership position for VBS. Now she needs a team to help prepare and put on the program for August 7-11. “Plug in to Power” If you or someone one you know would like to help, please contact Carolyn (509) 301-7268 or Rod Zuver at (509) 525-0155.
Potluck on May 27 cancelled – See June 3
Due to our Outdoor Church at Rooks Park, we will postpone our fellowship meal from May 27 until June 3 when we picnic in the park!
JUNE 3 - OUTDOOR CHURCH – Rooks Park!
June 3 social committee is putting together a full Sabbath of fellowship at Rooks Park!
9:30am Church Service Begins withSinging in the Park
10:45am Sabbath School
12:15 +/- Picnic Potluck Lunch
Afternoon Activities Randomly and Spontaneously occurring – Frisbees? Hiking? 6:00pm hot dog dinner and vespers. Please bring veggie dogs, buns, salads, chips, drinks or dessert. Come Hang Out and Have Fun!
Camp Wooten – Save the Date – August 4, 5 & 6, 2017 – All Church Retreat
Milton-Stateline Adventist School would like to thank everyone who sponsored a student or pastor in this year's walkathon. The money we raise is used for student financial aid and for our special education program. We have reached $15,870 of our $25,000 goal. Even though the walkathon is over we will continue to accept donations towards these needs. Thank you for your support and may God continue to bless our school as well as you.
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Walla Walla Valley ASAM – Adventist Singles
This group is an active group with activities nearly every weekend. Please check out their schedule of events at the following website: http://www.uccsda.org/singles/walla-walla-valley
Christian Aid Center – Volunteers Needed
1) Childcare (weekday mornings – 9:00 – 11:00am)
2) Women’s Bible study leaders
3) Wednesday Chapel Speaker
4) Tuesday Bread Run Driver Needed.
Ask for Jeannette at 509-525-7153 ext 114
Team Julianna – Goodwill Fundraiser
May 29 – June 5
Super 1 Foods Parking Lot
710 S 9th Avenue, Walla Walla, WA 99362
Need to do some spring cleaning? Have some items hanging around you have been meaning to donate? Want to help Julianna continue her cancer treatments in London? WELL JOIN US as we partner with the Goodwill and support Julianna as she fights DIPG!
HOW DOES IT WORK?
Goodwill provides a huge truck that will be parked at Super 1 Foods. Over the course of the week anyone can come and donate items and place them in the truck.
At the end of the week Goodwill will weigh the truck and donate to Team Julianna based on how much weight was collected. The heavier the truck is the more the donation!
For a complete list of items they accept please visit: www.goodwillwa.org/donate/store-guidelines/ (Sorry, NO mattresses, hazardous materials or items in need of repair.)
For those that do not know, Julianna is 8 years old and was diagnosed with DIPG an inoperable brain cancer. Join us to learn how you can raise awareness and support Julianna as she fights pediatric cancer!
To learn more about DIPG visit:
To read more of Julianna’s Story visit:
Pastor Eric Sayler Family – Praise & Prayer Request
Please continue to pray for and support our pastor’s daughter Julianna as she is being treated for DIPG Brain Cancer. Your prayers are solicited as the family travels this journey of medical uncertainty. Join the “Julianna’s Journey – Praying for a Cure” Facebook group. If you do not “do” Facebook, we will try to keep you up-dated through communication at church.
Personal Cards and Letters can now be sent directly to:
P.O. Box 690
College Place, WA 99324
If you would like to make financial donations to support the family,
**Best Option for the Family
The family will NOT be taxed on direct donations to the following account.
Umpqua Bank - - Account Info: Julianna’s Medical Fund
Julianna Sayler ******0382
Looking for Work? WW University has some positions to fill
Walla Walla University is looking to fill a number of Non-teaching positions. Some are full time, some are part time, some can be done by students others must be a non-student. If interested please visit: https://jobs.wallawalla.edu
Upper Columbia Conference of Seventh-day Adventist
Enjoy Camp Meeting at Upper Columbia Academy
Rudy Micelli will be the guest artist at camp meeting and will hold a concert Sabbath afternoon. Learn more at: https://about.me/rudymicelli
Camp Meeting is June 14-17 at Upper Columbia Academy. They still have a few RV sites available. You will be spiritually enriched by the speakers, seminars, friendships and fun. Participate in fun programs for children, attend a cooking class, learn more about Ellen G. White, get more in-depth into scripture and learn from evangelist Mark Finley and his wife Teenie Finley. Camp Meeting is June 14-17 at Upper Columbia Academy. Go to http://www.uccsda.org/campmeeting .
Amateur Radio Technician License Class
An all-day Amateur Radio Technician License Class with testing will be offered on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, on the campus of Upper Columbia Academy. There is no charge for the class, but $15 testing fee charge. For more information watch for a bulletin insert or contact David Morrill, AE7DM@yahoo.com or call 509-998-6725.
Education Positions available
There are openings for the 2017-2018 School Year. For more information go to: http://www.uccsda.org/Education/Job-Openings
"Scrapbook Pages to Kenya" Campaign.
Teachers, Pathfinder Clubs, Parents, and Homeschoolers. Spokenya Hospice Missions is looking for 4th-8th graders to create scrapbook pages to distribute to students at Brook of Faith Academy in a small village in Kipkaren, Kenya. If your school or organization is interested in this mission project please visit www.spokenyahospicemissions.com or call Marilyn Salmon at 509-270-7078 for details. Deadline June 12.
http://www.uccsda.org/Youth/GoMission Any questions please contact Denise Kinney at 509-242-0506.
Does Your Life Need Fragrance?
Get to know the one whose "praise seemed to banish the evil angels, and, like incense, fill the place with fragrance." Desire of Ages, p. 73.
Join the "Looking to Jesus" Bible Reading Plan will help you focus on Jesus this year. It will take you through the New Testament, Steps to Christ, The Desire of Ages and more. You can find this plan at: www.uccsda.org/News/2017BibleReading . If you would like this mailed to you, contact the communication department at (509) 242-0512 and leave your name and address.
Application for Summer Scholarship Program!
Students can apply for this scholarship or donors can donate to this amazing summer scholarship program. Students in grades 1-12 can apply to serve in their communities and receive scholarship funds for school tuition. Donors can give to this Summer Scholarship Program and make more funds available. This is a win-win opportunity. To learn more go here: www.uccsda.org/files/home/StudentsInHisServicePublication.pdf
Ski, Sing and and Swim at Camp MiVoden
Do you like to sing fun Christian songs, hike on beautiful trails, ski or swim in the lake? These and many other fun activities are awaiting you at Camp MiVoden this summer. Learn to water ski, zipline among the trees, paint ceramics, learn to play an instrument, hike among picturesque cedars and make new friends. Choose your week at Camp MiVoden this summer. There are Youth Camps, Ultimate Camps and Family Camps. Come enjoy one week or several weeks having an amazing summer with God and others who live for him! Register now or get more information at www.MiVoden.com or contact Denise Kinney: (509) 242-0506, DeniseK@uccsda.org
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