Foods For Thought seminars » The Golden Church in Golden, Colo., will offer another Lifestyle Matters seminar titled "Foods for Thought." Participants will discover nutrition's link to mood, memory, learning, and behavior. Some of their topics include "Boost Your Brain Power and Improve Your Mood," and "Eat Smart to Be Smart." They'll also present on phytochemicals, carbohydrates, and good and bad fats.
The seminars starts this coming Sunday at 2:00 p.m., and will continue each Sunday through July 15. Click for more information.
Ordination to pastoral ministry » A special service is planned at The Adventure SDA Church. All are welcome to attend and participate in the ordination service of Pastor Mitch Williams. It will be held Sabbath, June 30, at 7:00 p.m., at The Adventure, in Windsor, Colo. Following the ceremony will be a light reception.
ACS responds to High Park fire » The Adventist Community Services Disaster Response team, in partnership with Larimer County, has now opened a Donation Collection and Distribution Center in the former Mervyns store at Foothills Mall in Fort Collins, Colo. Donations of new and used items as well as volunteer support are beginning to pour in. The media is showing an ever-increasing interest in the Center as the incident moves into the recovery stage and those impacted begin to piece their lives back together again. Click here to watch one local news story about the Center.
Glacier View Ranch is a fantastic witnessing opportunity » Record numbers of campers are showing up this summer; and many are coming from beyond the walls of the Adventist Church. "There are wonderful opportunities here for witnessing," reports Pastor Benjie Maxon, youth ministries and camp director. Jessica Weaver, assistant to the youth director, has done a wonderful job with the evening programming. The programs have blessed both the staff and the campers alike. Last Friday night, along with many requests to study for baptism, there were 19 requests for a Bible from campers who don't have one of their own. Please pray for the outstanding ministry opportunities our young people are receiving at Glacier View.
Adventist services held each Sabbath in Yellowstone National Park » If you plan to vacation in Yellowstone this summer, worship services are held in the recreation hall next to Old Faithful Lodge (not Old Faithful Inn). Services are held from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. A pastor or chaplain from the RMC leads the service every Sabbath from Memorial Day through Labor Day. For more information, contact Cheri Barber at 301.282.3670.
Last week, those in attendance had a remarkable encounter with the Chen family who came to America as refugees from Cambodia back in the 1980s. Read about their experience together at Yellowstone by clicking here.
Denver South Hosts Community Guest Day » On Sabbath, June 30, the Denver South Church will receive friends and neighbors for their Community Guest Day. They have planned a day of flowers, fellowship, new friendships, and refreshments. Please bring your family and friends to worship with them. Pastor Don Schneider’s message will be titled "A Quick Look: Who Are Seventh-day Adventists?" He will make Jesus central as he shares important things we would want our neighbors and friends to know. Visit the church's website for more information.
On the road » This week, Gary Thurber is on the road to recovery. He underwent surgery on Monday to remove a large, non-cancerous tumor that was attached to his adrenal gland. He and Diane are so thankful for all the prayers and warm wishes that have been shared on their behalf.
They expect that Gary will leave the hospital over the weekend, and the doctors say he should plan to spend several weeks recuperating from home.
Please continue to keep Gary in prayer for a quick and complete recovery.
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