PASTOR GARY is currently in a sermon series titled Growing in Grace. What does that phrase actually mean? Today is part 3 in the series.

BOBBY SHEPPARD, a dear friend to all, passed away last Sabbath afternoon. His memorial service will be held next Sabbath, January 27, at 3 pm here at the TSDA Church. Please keep Margaret and the extended family in your prayers during this difficult time.

OUR AV TEAM is looking for individuals who are interested in learning the ropes and discovering a new way of volunteering. If you would like to join the team, please give the Church office a call.

A WEEKLY GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP continues at 2 pm this Monday at Paradise Village. This seminar and support group aims to help you rebuild your life after losing a loved one. Info at (619) 245-5845.

OUR MIDWEEK FELLOWSHIP is currently in a bible study series titled “The Sermon on the Mountainside.” We are examining Jesus’ philosophy of life as recorded in Matthew 5-7. We invite you to join us on Tuesdays at 6 pm in the Board Room.

THE NEXT MEETING OF THE SAN DIEGO FORUM will be on Sabbath, February 10, at 9:30 am in the fellowship hall. Reinder Bruinsma will present “Facing Doubt.” There are no adult SS classes that morning.

THE FRIENDSHIPS FOR HOPE GALA will take place at 7 pm on Saturday, February 24, at the Paradise Valley Fellowship Hall. This event benefits the Friendships for Hope organization, which helps refugees assimilate to American culture. For more info, please visit https://ffhgala.convertri.com/invite or call (619) 315-6559.

OUR CHURCH RETREAT will take place May 18-20, 2018, at Pine Springs Ranch. Reservation forms are located in the Sanctuary foyer alcove. Pine Springs Ranch offers a few different lodging options to fit your budget in addition to day rates for those unable to stay overnight. We hope you will be able to join us in the beautiful San Jacinto Mountains this spring for some fellowship and fresh air!

GETTING RID OF YOUR ARTIFICIAL CHRISTMAS TREE? Consider donating it to the Junior Sabbath School classroom.

YOUTH SABBATH SCHOOL TEACHER NEEDED. If you would like to volunteer to teach Youth Sabbath School once a month, please give the Church office a call or talk to Pastor Gary.

DO YOU NEED HELP with elder care, babysitting, errands, cooking etc? If so, please contact Angela Carralero at (619) 249-4778.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO:

20th Jeffrey Killeen                                        Lorelei Arroyo 24th

20th Robert Pape                                          Christina Choc 24th

22nd Mary Holland                                       Barbara Caddel 25th

23rd Wilfredo Campos                             Magdalena Lagos 25th