Expanded Bulletin Announcements for Sabbath, May 12, 2018

Welcome to Eastgate SDA Church!
This Weekend!  Pastor Eric, Victory of The Seed
This Sabbath we begin a new series on Scripture promises.  The Bible is full of promises, there are too many to cover in one little sermon series.  But, over the next several weeks we will be exploring some hand-picked, significant promises that bring hope, confidence, and courage to our lives.
I’m looking forward to worshiping with you!
~Pastor Eric
Come at 9:30am and spend an hour with us in bible study in small groups.  Children’s age appropriate classes too!  Then stay from 10:45am – 12:15pm as we meet in the sanctuary for this special worship service.  Following that will be our Fellowship Dinner, bring something to share!
Next Weekend:  Pastor Eric
Eastgate Church News & Events
Our latest edition of the e-NewsLetter
To see and read out latest version of the e-NewsLetter please look in our Publications section for May 12, 2018.
Women’s Study Group
Mondays, 7:00pm studying, “An Endless Falling in Love” by Ty Gibson.  Meets at 910 SE Parkside Place, College Place.
Prayer & Praise Wednesdays, 6:30pm Carol Hargreaves Home

Coming Church Events
May 16            Pasta with A Purpose (Fund Raiser) 5:00 – 8:30pm WWVA
June 9              Outdoor Church and picnic potluck all at Rooks Park
July 1              Summer Carnival ???

July 29             Summer Luau ???
August            Possible Sunday Picnic in the Wallowa’s & Ride the Rail
August 6-10    Vacation Bible School, 9:00am – 12: Noon each day
August 17-19  Camp Wooten Spiritual Retreat & Camp Out
September       possible Church Camp out??
October           Barn Party at the Henderson’s
November       Craft Bazaar
December        Cookie Decorating & Ornament Exchange, Possible Tour of the Lights
For more information on social events:  Watch this newsletter, or Facebook – Eastgate SDA Church or our church website.

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SPECIAL MUSIC at Eastgate
Would you like to serve the church in song?  If you have an interest in providing special music for our worship service, please contact Nicole eoley1@gmail.com (541) 282-4803 or Jason Malik malikjason@ymail.com (541) 282-4264 with details and availability. 
Collegiate & 20-Something Adults
Wednesdays Bible Study
Romans Chapter 9 at 7:00pm at Wade & Barbie Brooks’ home, 505 SE 8th St., College Place.
School News
Walla Walla U Global Service Department - Haiti Mission Project
ASWWU Global Service is looking for volunteers to cook food for our annual International Food Fair on June 3.  If you are interested in getting involved or have any questions contact aswwu.globalservice@wallawalla.edu .
We are also looking for small pop-up canopies, such as used for sporting events, which we can use to cover the food booths.
SDA Valley Community News & Events:
Christian Aid Center Needs Volunteers

Childcare Provider (various shifts available)
Women's Bible Study Leader (9:00 to 10:00 a.m. weekdays available)
Receptionist in Administration Office (10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. weekdays)
Registered Nurses to help in our clinic (Thursday morning and evening shifts available)
Our volunteer application is available online at www.christianaidcenter.org .  For more information, contact Jeannette Regalado at (509) 525-7153 ext. 114.
Upper Columbia Conference of SDA News
Positions Open at UCC Schools
Several schools have openings, some full-time and some part-time.  For more information go to:
https://www.uccsda.org/EduEmployment
Young Adult Retreat: Digging Deeper - May 18-20
Digging Deeper Retreat (May 18-20, 2018):  A spiritual retreat for young adults and young families (ages 20s-40s) at Camp MiVoden.  Come join us for a weekend that will leave you refreshed, challenged and connected.  Ty Gibson, the keynote speaker, will lead us in digging into the theme of God's heart & character.  Children's program for ages 4-10 yr, childcare for ages 18 months to 3 yr. and mother’s room for infants are provided at the retreat.  For more information visit
www.diggingdeeperretreat.com
Bring a Friend To Camp and Save!
If you've already been to Camp MiVoden for at least one summer and bring a friend this year, you can save $50 on any adventure, junior or teen camp.  Bring seven friends and your week at camp is free!  Get registered while there's still space.  Visit
www.mivoden.com and register today.  You can also email denisek@uccsda.org or call 509-242-0506.
Jennifer LaMountain in Concert at UCC Camp Meeting - June 20-23

Plan on a musically rich camp meeting with mini concerts each evening before the 7 p.m.  evening meetings.  They begin at 6:15 each evening.  The early morning speaker is Teddy Shupe.  Enjoy a variety of seminars on food preparation, teaching kids about creation and food rainbows, understanding the sealing time for God's people, good financial planning, ministry leadership and more.  The theme is "Together in Christ."  Our main speakers in the big tent will focus on this theme.  At 11 a.m. John McVay, president of Walla Walla University will speak on Thursday and Friday.  He will also speak at the evening meetings Wednesday and Thursday.  Elder John Freedman, the NPUC President will speak Friday night and Sabbath evening.  The new UCC President, Minner Labrador will speak for the Sabbath morning 11 a.m. service.  Go to Camp Meeting web site to reserve your lodging:
https://www.uccsda.org/campmeeting
Last Call for Volunteers at Camp Meeting.
Camp Meeting at Upper Columbia Academy, June 20-23, is just around the corner.  We need the following volunteers: 1 first aid, 5 golf cart drivers, 1 cooking class volunteer, 4 fun run for just one hour.  Volunteers who work four or more hours at camp meeting receive free meals.  To put your name in to assist, contact
campmeeting@uccsda.org  Volunteers are screened in advance.  If you are interested and have questions call 509-242-0512.
UCC Educational Tour to Ireland, Scotland and Wales
There is room for eight more travelers for the UCC Educational Tour going to Ireland, Scotland and Wales.  This tour has been priced by segments so you may participate in one, two or all three segments.  The Ireland segment of the tour is July 17-25.  The Scotland segment of the tour is July 24 through July 31 and Wales will be toured August 1-5 with the return flight on August 6.  For a complete itinerary and additional information please email Sharon Searson at
sharons@uccsda.org
Positions Open in UCC
If you are interested and qualified for the following positions, please apply at the address below. Building and Grounds Maintenance Coordinator, Hispanic Ministries Administrative Assistant and Outreach Coordinators.  Here are more details: 
https://www.uccsda.org/jobs
If you would like to call the Upper Columbia Conference Human Resources Department: 509-838-2761.
Make a Difference in the World through ADRA
When you hear about disasters, from flooding in Kenya, to violence in Ukraine, remember that ADRA International continues to make a life-changing impact because of donations.  Most emergencies don't even make it to mainstream media but that does not make the disaster less devastating.  As followers of Jesus we are called to be his hands and feet to this world.  If you would like to find out more about ADRA, go to:
https://adra.org/make-a-difference/
Save These Dates for UCC Activities
Digging Deeper Retreat - May 18-20, 2018
Hispanic Family Caravan - June 16-24, 2018
UCC Camp Meeting - June 20-23, 2018
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