Announcements

Updated Every Friday & Please submit all announcements to the secretary by 10:00 am Wednesday morning at firstwpbsda@yahoo.com.

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  • 📌 -Children's Ministry: Interested in working with Children's Ministry? Please meet Sister Lisa Anderson at the organ directly after church today to learn about all the ways you can participate in bringing children to Jesus. New inquiries only.
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  • 📌 -Children's Ministry: Are you good at storytelling? Got a story to share with the children of our community? See Sheila King for more information. Also, there will be a sign-up sheet at the welcome center.

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  • 📌 -Rowena Sharpe and family would like to thank everyone who participated last Sunday in their mother’s funeral. First Church was awesome. The repast, cards, phone calls, prayers, gifts and attendance was greatly appreciated. They are also asking for prayers as they travel to Jamaica for the burial.
  • 📌 -Our condolences to Melva Bracero, Meredith Florencia & family on the death of their brother this week. Cards can be sent to Melva at 158 Lake Frances Drive, West Palm Beach, FL 33411, and to Meredith at Cotton Bay Drive West #312, West Palm Beach, FL 33460. Please pray for them as they will be travelling next week to Curacao.

  • 📌 -Transfers: First Reading to First Church: Philocles Dolsaint from Sinai French SDA Church, Plantation, FL.

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  • 📌 -Family Life Couples Club will be meeting today right after service. We will have a great discussion on the issues and challenges we face on a daily basis in our marriages, based on the book THE FIVE LOVE LANGUAGES. We encourage
    all couples to come out and be part of this great discussion. We strongly encourage the oldest couples to come and share their experiences with the newest couples. We look forward to see you all. MARRIAGE IS STILL A BLESSING!

     

  • 📌 -Community service is urgently looking for one or two volunteers with a pick-up or a van to help with picking up the food on Tuesday mornings. Please contact  Margarette Monice or Earl Johnson.
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  • 📌 -The Prayer Group will meet directly after service for Prayer & Fasting. All are invited to join us.

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  • 📌-Health Ministry Department: Dr. Mathews is planning a Medical Mission Trip to Northern Caribbean University, Mandeville, Jamaica, November 4 - 11, 2018. He is asking for Volunteers from all interested Health Care Professionals and Non-
    Professionals to participate in a Homecoming Health and Wellness Week. Copies of the requirements can be obtained via Email or as a Hard copy. Please call Sonia Ferdinand at 561-373-8343 or Marcia Gray at 561-789-7665. Approximate cost US $1,000 to include Registration Fee, Work Permit Exemption, and Accommodations etc. Must have a passport etc.
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  • 📌-Music department is looking for singers that are interested in starting/ joining a praise team. We are also looking for musicians (piano, drums, bass guitar) Please contact Kim at 561-275-6130.

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  • 📌-Youth Department: We are seeking for individuals to accompany us at John Prince Park to feed our friends, every Sabbath until further notice. If you’re interested in spearheading the homeless ministry for this quarter, please contact Romario at 561-667-6757.
  •     ðŸ“-Youth Department: Join us for a friendly volleyball tournament every Saturday evening after AY. All ages are welcomed. All skill levels are welcomed too; we love beginners! Even if you can't play still come; bring a chair and cheer the players. May the best team win!
  •    ðŸ“-Youth Department: Adults 19+, if you’re interested in playing with the basketball team for the upcoming season please contact the head coach, David Kurr at 561-396-6375. If you know someone that can play basketball please pass the information along. We need to begin conditioning and tryouts immediately to prepare for the upcoming season.
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  • 📍-Youth Department: Varsity basketball tryouts tomorrow, September 2, at 12:00pm - 3:00pm. If you’re interested in joining the varsity team ages 13-18 we invite you all to come out to the final day of tryouts. Please dress basketball ready, keeping in mind the Florida sun.

     

  • 📌-Pathfinders Department: 
  1.        ðŸ“-Interested in joining the new 2018/2019 Bible Bowl Team for the Book of Luke. Please contact Avinel 561-541-1934, Nicole 561-584-1268 or Pauline 561-319-7911. You must be an active Pathfinder.
    1.        ðŸ“-Pathfinder Cultural Diversity Day, October 7th from 8am - 3pm for all active Pathfinders to learn more about our different cultures within our area and to earn 3 honors.
    2.        ðŸ“-Family Comedy Night - Laughing Yourself to Life with Pastor Dexter Thomas, October 27th at 7pm. Please see the Pathfinder Dept. to purchase your tickets for this spectacular family night.
  2.        ðŸ“-Holiday Banquet Extravaganza - The Pathfinder Dept. is hosting an exquisite formal holiday banquet at The Hilton Hotel, Sunday, December 16th, from 6-10pm. Please see the Pathfinder Dept. to purchase your tickets.
    1.        ðŸ“-OSHKOSH, August 12-17, 2019. Please register child or yourself @ www.camporee.org Each person must register and pay online
  3.        ðŸ“-Do you have a passion for working with the youth? The Pathfinder Dept. would like you to join their team. Please see any staff member after the worship service or call or text the numbers above.

     

  • 📌-The Communication Department is looking to feature every department on the church website and Facebook page. We are asking every department to please submit pictures, stories and special events to wpbsdacomm@gmail.com