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September 19, 2020


Thank you for joining us today and enhancing the meaningfulness of our service!  May this time together strengthen your conviction in Christ today and in the days to follow.  If you are looking for a Church home, we pray that your search is over!


The Church at STUDY (9:30 AM – 10:25 AM)

Sabbath School Lesson with Aubrey Porter, Gabby da Silva, Tevita Tameifuna

Piano interlude:  Rande Dager


THE CHURCH AT WORSHIP (10:40 AM to 12:15 PM)  

Welcome & Announcements

     Pastor Rob Benardo

Praise Sing

     Buddy Houghtaling                                                                 

Call to Worship

     Karen Penrod

Opening Hymn

     #572     Give of Your Best to the Master

Congregational Prayer

     Andy Kerr                            

Children’s Story

     Mary Kerr

Giving of Gifts

     Local Church Budget     Karen Penrod


     Isaiah 6:8     Pam Bishop

Special Music

     Wanda Sotomayor                                                                                           


     Steve & Laurie Erickson, “1-2-3 Go!”

Closing Hymn

     #573     I’ll Go Where You Want Me to Go


     Steve & Laurie Erickson


     Joyce Stoltz


Sep 19 Happy Sabbath and Welcome to All Tabernacle Guests and Family! There will be no Fellowship Dinner until further notice.

Sep 19:  SonSets Vespers and Hymn Sing at 7:00 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. in the Seminar Room.

Sep 22: Join us for our Midweek Service at 7:00 p.m. in the Seminar Room or zoom: Meeting ID: 987 4304 7201 & Passcode: 292535

Sep 17: Join us for our United Prayer Session at 6:00 a.m.-7:00 a.m. through zoom: Meeting ID: 926 6337 0892

Sep 25:  Young Adult Vespers will be at the Mori’s home at 7:00 p.m.



First Reading to transfer out of the Tabernacle: David, Dawn, Cameron and Max Ritzenthaler to the Pioneer Memorial Church in Berrien Springs, MI.

The Battle Creek Tabernacle is starting an outreach incentive called R.E.A.C.H. Battle Creek. This program will seek to reach people by bringing them into a Relationship with God through Education and Active evangelism to the Community by enriching their lives through our History and health message initiatives.

Battle Creek Academy

Family Vespers - Our first family/community vespers will be held September 25 at 6:30pm in the new Chapel in the Woods.  We invite everyone to join us as we work to bring our BCA family together.  We will be praying over our school, staff, students, and board as well as dedicating our new chapel.

Join us at BCA for an outdoor 4v4 Community Volleyball Tournament on Sunday, September 27 at 4pm. The cost to play in this double elimination tournament will be $10 per player. Contact Shadrach Grentz at 269-965-1278 x1024 to enter your team today.

Fall Fest - We will be having our annual Fall Fest on October 11 from 2pm-4:30pm.  The event will be held outside at BCA.  If there are any groups interested in having a booth, please contact the office at 269-965-1278 or email ajones@battlecreekacademy.com.

● We are looking for substitute teachers!  If you are interested in subbing at the school, please contact the office at 269-965-1278.  


MONEY MATTERS:  As you plan your tithes and offerings, please remember our church budget. Approximately $30,000 is required monthly to support our various ministries, maintain our church plant and nurture our K-12 school, Battle Creek Academy. We received $25,550 for the month of August.  Plan Ahead:  Next week’s offering will be for Michigan Advance Partners (MAP).

Sunset Times:  Tonight 7:44, next Friday 7:34