November 9, 2019


THE CHURCH AT STUDY (9:15 – 10:30 AM)

Lesson Study

Piano Interlude (10:25-10:30)                                 

Naghielly Agy


THE CHURCH AT WORSHIP (10:45 – 12:15 PM)

Welcome & Announcements                                

          Aubrey Porter

Praise Sing                                                             

          Gabby da Silva                            


Call to Worship                                                        

          Aubrey Porter

Opening Hymn            

          How Great Thou Art          #86


Congregational Prayer                                     

          Tevita Tameifuna


Lamb’s Offering            

          Debbie Candy           Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee   arr. Paul Manx

Children’s Story                                                       

          Olga Benardo


Giving of Gifts                  

          Aubrey Porter          Global Mission              


          Debby Candy          Prière à Notre-Dame        



          Lloyd Erickson           Romans 12:9                


Special Music   

          Carmen High           Be Thou My Vision/Simple Gifts   


Special Recognition



          Pastor Rob Benardo          Love Hates


Closing Song               

          Come, Thou Fount          #334                                                        



          Pastor Rob Benardo



          Debbie Candy          Toccata from Suite Gothique




November 9:

Happy Sabbath and Welcome to All Tabernacle Guests and Family! Guests are invited to join us for the fellowship dinner in the dining hall in the annex building. This week is hosted by Carmen Dickhaut’s team.   Next week’s dinner will be hosted by Esther LaTour’s team. 

Farewell Reception for Tom and Debbie Candy in the lower level following the worship service.

Ministry Fair right after the worship service. Tables are set up downstairs where you will have the opportunity to sign up for service at one or many of the various ministries offered at the church.



November 10:  Prayer Brunch at 11:00 a.m. in the Fellowship Sabbath School Room.


November 10 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Work Bee: There will be a church work bee on We will be trimming trees, cleaning up leaves and cleaning the drains.  The rain date will be November 17.


November 11:  Finance Meeting at 6:00 p.m. and Board Meeting at 7:00 p.m.


Young Adult Vespers:  November 15 at 7:00 p.m. at Tevita and Moli Tameifuna’s home.


November 16:  SonSets Vespers at 4:30 p.m. and R&R (Reception & Recognition) at 5:15 p.m. in the Seminar Room.


Ladies Tea:  November 18 at 1:00 p.m. at the Shwe Mandalay Burmese Cuisine restaurant located at 451 W. Michigan Ave.


Buddy Houghtaling Concert: Buddy will be giving a free concert on November 23 at 6:00 p.m. at the Battle Creek Academy gym. A free-will offering will be taken and CDs will be available for purchase after the concert.  All proceeds will go towards the BCA Matching Fund.  Please bring your friends and enjoy an evening of music and inspiration.  We hope to see you there.


Christmas Decoration Work Bee: Please come and help decorate the church on November 24 from 10:00 a.m. to noon. Many hands make light work.


Cuba Mission Trip Spring 2020:  There is still opportunity to join this wonderful project.  The mission trip will be on March 11-22, 2020.  Please contact Pastor Carlos Sotomayor for more information.



Fall Festival:  Please join us for our annual Fall Festival on November 16 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.  There will be food, games, prizes and a lot of fun to be had! Come out and support your school.

Book Sale & Rummage Sale: Thank you to all who bought or brought books and thank you to all who bought items or brought items to the rummage sale.  The book sale raised $800.00 and the rummage sale raised $900.00. Thank you for your continued support!


Sunset Times:  Tonight 5:24, next Friday 5:18


MONEY MATTERS:  As you plan your tithes and offerings, please remember our church budget. Approximately $27,000 is required monthly to support our various ministries, maintain our church plant and nurture our K-12 school, Battle Creek Academy. We received a total of $16,307.96 in the month of October.  Plan Ahead:  Next week’s offering will be for our local church budget.