Sabbath, 14 April 2018

Friday night

PRAYER TIME (7:30 – 8:30 pm)

  • Meditation on an inspiring text
  • Prayer time
  • Meeting place – Blanchardstown (Jacinta’s house)

There is also an WhatsApp group for the participants. Join now (087 742 1360) and share your prayer requests.

Sabbath morning

SABBATH SCHOOL (10:00 – 11:40 am)

MAIN WORSHIP – (11:40 – 1:00 pm)

Introduction

  • Song Service: Lenah M.
  • Invocation: pastor
  • Welcome: 
  • Opening Song: “Give Me the Bible” (SDAH #272)

Offerings

  • Offertory Reading & Prayer: 
  • Receiving of Tithes and Offerings (SDAH #369)
  • Doxology: “Praise God” (SDAH #694)

Special features

  • Children story – Chezka Bueno

Sermon

  • Scripture Reading: Daniel 12:4
  • Congregational prayer: 
  • Sermon: “Importance of the book of Daniel to contemporary Adventists”, pastor Christian

Closing

  • Closing Song: “Jesus Is Coming Again” (SDAH #213)
  • Benediction – pastor
  • Recessional Hymn: “We Have This Hope” (SDAH #214)

Fellowship Lunch

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As in every second Sabbath of the month, we are all together and we invite you all for a Fellowship Lunch. You are encouraged to bring your special dish, traditional food (preferable vegetarian), fruits and juices/water. Bring an extra portion as we always have guests. Don’t forget, this is a good opportunity to share our meal with other people, to invite them also to join us, be they rich or poor. 

Afternoon program – Preparation for Evangelism

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Have you heard about IS GENESIS HISTORY? It is the movie-documentary which shows enough proofs that the first book of the Bible is not fables, but real history. Next Sabbath in the afternoon we will screen the movie. The invitations have arrived. Please check and click “going” on the Facebook Event. You can also register via EventBrite. All the details on our Evangelism page in the main menu. 

For the afternoon we will see the trailer, will review the main facts and proofs in the movie, some resources abailable. We will pray for the invitations given and we will address questions that might come concerning the event.

INFO/ANNOUNCEMENTS

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1. MOVING OUT OF COOLMINE 

We are using all our means and knowledge to find a future place for worship. We are checking with other churches, community centres, other venues. So far it seems it is very hard to secure a place for every Sabbath, at the hours we want, at the size we need etc. If anyone knows of a good and suitable place, we would be interested to know. Please get in touch with any of the church board members. Don’t forget to tell it to our Lord. Ask, and it shall be given unto you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you.

2. MEETING FOR THE 2nd BUILDING IN DUBLIN 

This coming Sunday there are two meetings at Airport View Hotel, with pastors and officers in Dublin churches. In the morning there is a meeting with elders, head deacons and pastors, the topic being The 2nd building in Dublin. (After lunch there will be a meeting with pastors and elders with David Neal, the topic being A Stewardship Drive, scheduled for May.) As the first of the meetings is of a special interest to our local church, please express your views to the elders and head deacon.

3. PRAYER MEETING 

Every Friday night, at 7:30pm, you are welcome to join our prayer group in Blanchardstown. For one hour or so you carry along with other brothers and sisters the needs of our church, the needs of our loved ones or of the people around us so that God will make His will known and fulfilled. If you have a special need, let us know and we will pray for you. Text your prayer request to 087 742 1360.

4. FUTURE EVENTS IN DUBLIN WEST / IRISH MISSION 

  • 15 April – Meeting with elders and head deacons in Dublin Area to discuss the plans for a Second Building in Dublin.
  • 21 April – screening “Is Genesis History?”
  • 4-7 May, Pathfinders Camporee
  • 14-19 May, Dublin Stewardship Drive
  • 2 June – IM Day of Fellowship (subject to confirmation)
  • 2-6 July, Vacation Bible School

Please check preaching plan for our church, the updated calendar for Q2/2018 is available on the Schedule tab in the menu above.

5. PASTORAL VISITS

The pastor is ready to visit you anytime. If you want a visit, please feel free to contact him and arrange the best timing: pastor Christian Salcianu, 085 223 4482; christian@adventist.ie.

“My prayer is not for them [the disciples] alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you.” (Jesus Christ in John 17:20-21)

Sabbath, 7 April 2018

Friday night

PRAYER TIME (7:30 – 8:30 pm)

  • Meditation on an inspiring text
  • Prayer time
  • Meeting place – Blanchardstown (Jacinta’s house)

There is also an WhatsApp group for the participants. Join now (087 742 1360) and share your prayer requests.

Sabbath morning

SABBATH SCHOOL (10:00 – 11:40 am)

MAIN WORSHIP – (11:40 – 1:00 pm)

Introduction

  • Song Service: Lenah M.
  • Invocation: preacher
  • Welcome: Caddy (deacon)
  • Opening Song: #590

Offerings

  • Offertory Reading & Prayer: Theda
  • Receiving of Tithes and Offerings (SDAH #369)
  • Doxology: “Praise God” (SDAH #694)

Special features

  • Children story – Angela T.

Sermon

  • Scripture Reading: Jethniel
  • Congregational prayer: Omina
  • Sermon: “Value of Life”, br. Pamu

Closing

  • Closing Song: #296
  • Benediction – preacher
  • Recessional Hymn: “We Have This Hope” (SDAH #214)

INFO/ANNOUNCEMENTS

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1. MOVING OUT OF COOLMINE 

We are using all our means and knowledge to find a future place for worship. We are checking with other churches, community centres, other venues. So far it seems it is very hard to secure a place for every Sabbath, at the hours we want, at the size we need etc. If anyone knows of a good and suitable place, we would be interested to know. Please get in touch with any of the church board members. Don’t forget to tell it to our Lord. Ask, and it shall be given unto you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you.

2. EVANGELISM – IS GENESIS HISTORY? 

Please make yourself ready to be involved in an advertising campaign for the screening of the movie IS GENESIS HISTORY? Next Sabbath the invitations/cards will be available (they should have been delivered this Friday, but the Printing House informed us that only on Monday will be all done). The event is on the afternoon of 21 April, published on our Facebook page with registration on EventBrite. Details on our Evangelism page in the main menu. 

3. THANK YOU FOR DONATIONS 

This last Wednesday a team from our church delivered the goods donated last Sabbath to Hope in the Darkness. If you don’t know about the project, you can read about it here: Greetings from Gadara. This time there were three big boxes of clothing, two heavy boxes of food, other small boxes or bags. An amount of 100 euros will be also transferred to them. A word of thanks for our church from Sinead Kane: Thanks so much for all the efforsts you have made for us. It really is appreciated and means so much.”

4. PRAYER MEETING 

Every Friday night, at 7:30pm, you are welcome to join our prayer group in Blanchardstown. For one hour or so you carry along with other brothers and sisters the needs of our church, the needs of our loved ones or of the people around us so that God will make His will known and fulfilled. If you have a special need, let us know and we will pray for you. Text your prayer request to 087 742 1360.

5. FUTURE EVENTS IN DUBLIN WEST / IRISH MISSION 

  • 15 April – Meeting with elders and head deacons in Dublin Area to discuss the plans for a Second Building in Dublin.
  • 21 April – screening “Is Genesis History?”.

Please check preaching plan for our church, the updated calendar for Q2/2018 is available on the Schedule tab in the menu above.

6. PASTORAL VISITS

The pastor is ready to visit you anytime. If you want a visit, please feel free to contact him: pastor Christian Salcianu, 085 223 4482; christian@adventist.ie.

“My prayer is not for them [the disciples] alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you.” (Jesus Christ in John 17:20-21)

Sabbath, 31 March 2018

Friday night

PRAYER TIME (7:00 – 8:00 pm)

  • Meditation on an inspiring text
  • Prayer time
  • Meeting place – Blanchardstown (Jacinta’s house)

There is also an WhatsApp group for the participants. Join now (087 742 1360) and share your prayer requests.

Sabbath morning

SABBATH SCHOOL (10:00 – 11:40 am)

MAIN WORSHIP – (11:40 – 1:40 pm)

Introduction

  • Song Service: Lenah M.
  • Invocation: pastor
  • Welcome: elder Ramil
  • Opening Song

Offerings

  • Financial Report: Angela M.
  • Offertory Reading & Prayer: Angela M.
  • Receiving of Tithes and Offerings (SDAH #369)
  • Doxology: “Praise God” (SDAH #694)

Special features

  • Children story
  • Profession of Faith – Welcoming new members

Lord’s Supper

  • Scripture Reading: Fredy – Hebrews 1:1-4
  • Sermon: “God speaking in many ways. God speaking in One Way”, pastor Christian S.
  • Foot Washing
  • Congregational Prayer / Bread: Annie M.
  • Congregational Prayer / Wine: Ropo D.

Closing

  • Closing Song
  • Benediction – preacher
  • Recessional Hymn: “We Have This Hope” (SDAH #214)

Fellowship lunch

As we are all together this fifth Sabbath, we invite you all for a Fellowship Lunch. You are encouraged to bring your special dish, traditional food (preferable vegetarian), fruits and juices/water. Bring an extra portion as we always have guests. 

Sabbath afternoon program

After the fellowship lunch, we are inviting you back to the hall for a different type of an afternoon program.

You’ve been invited to bring stuff to help those in need: food, clothing, shoes, money etc. (Remember our previous experience: http://dublinwestsda.ie/2017/11/22/greetings-from-gadara/.)

We will count our blessings at the end of a quarter, we will sort, and pack the gifts and humanitarian aids for those in need, we will pray that our help will be a blessing – as we all know, it is more blessed to give than to receive

INFO/ANNOUNCEMENTS

1. LORD’S SUPPER / COMMUNION 

Our main event for spiritual growth this quarter is the Lord’s Supper, an opportunity to make it right with the Lord, with our neighbor, to receive forgiveness and to grant it to those who treated us wrong. Please do your best to be there. 

2. MEMBERSHIP TRANSFERS / PROFESSION OF FAITH

This Sabbath we will have a special ceremony – Profession of Faith, for all those who want to become members in Dublin West, who are baptized members, but who can not secure letters of transfer from their original place of membership. We are in touch with the families / individuals who expressed this desire. If you want it also and have not yet been contacted, please get in touch with the pastor or with Justina (clerk). 

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3. MOVING OUT OF COOLMINE 

We are using all our means and knowledge to find a future place for worship. We are checking with other churches, community centres, other venues. So far it seems it is very hard to secure a place for every Sabbath, at the hours we want, at the size we need etc. If anyone knows of a good and suitable place, we would be interested to know. Please get in touch with any of the church board members.

4. EVANGELISM – IS GENESIS HISTORY? 

Please make yourself ready to be involved in an advertising campaign for the screening of the movie IS GENESIS HISTORY? You will be provided with posters, cards, ads for social media. We will use our worship hall for this event on the afternoon of 21 April. Details on our Evangelism page in the main menu.

5. PRAYER MEETING 

Every Friday night, at 7pm, you are welcome to join our prayer group in Blanchardstown. For one hour or so you carry along with other brothers and sisters the needs of our church, the needs of our loved ones or of the people around us so that God will make His will known and fulfilled. If you have a special need, let us know and we will pray for you. Text your prayer request to 087 742 1360.

6. FUTURE EVENTS IN DUBLIN WEST / IRISH MISSION 

Please check preaching plan for our church, the updated calendar for Q2/2018 is available on the Schedule tab in the menu above.

7. PASTORAL VISITS

The pastor visited this past week families Mhlanga and Manoli. He has also visited with elder Ropo many sites, potential places for our moving and also for building a new church. If you want a visit, please feel free to contact him: pastor Christian Salcianu, 085 223 4482; christian@adventist.ie.

“My prayer is not for them [the disciples] alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you.” (Jesus Christ in John 17:20-21)

Sabbath, 24 March 2018

Friday night

PRAYER TIME (7:00 – 8:00 pm)

  • Meditation on an inspiring text
  • Prayer time
  • Meeting place – Blanchardstown (Jacinta’s house)

There is also an WhatsApp group for the participants. Join now (087 742 1360) and share your prayer requests.

Sabbath morning

SABBATH SCHOOL (10:00 – 11:40 am)

MAIN WORSHIP – (11:40 – 1:00 pm)

Introduction

  • Song Service: Choristers Berlinda & Sheneece
  • Invocation: preacher, Earl R.
  • Welcome Remarks: Iphi M.
  • Opening Song

Offerings

  • Offertory Reading & Prayer: Tash B.
  • Receiving of Tithes and Offerings (SDAH #369)
  • Doxology: “Praise God” (SDAH #694)

Special features

  • Children story – Juliet 
  • Special item: group from Zimbabwe
  • Special item: group from Zimbabwe

Sermon

  • Scripture Reading: Molly – 2 Corinthians 5:17-18
  • Congregational Prayer: Latoya
  • Sermon: “Substitutionary Sacrifice”, Earl Ramharacksingh, BUC and IM treasurer

Closing

  • Closing Song
  • Benediction – preacher
  • Recessional Hymn: “We Have This Hope” (SDAH #214)

Fellowship lunch

Every second and fourth Sabbaths in a month we have a Fellowship Lunch. You are invited to bring your special dish, traditional food (preferable vegetarian), fruits and juices/water. Bring an extra portion as we always have guests. 

Sabbath afternoon program

After the fellowship lunch, at 3 pm we are inviting you back to the hall to an afternoon program with our guest speaker, Earl Ramharacksingh, BUC and IM treasurer.

Have you ever wondered what route do your tithes and offerings take after being placed in the basket?

We have the opportunity to ask that question to the best person in Irish Mission/BUC. Please come ready for a discussion on Tithing, Gift Aid and how Tithe funds are used in the Mission, ending with Q&A Session. 

INFO/ANNOUNCEMENTS

1. LORD’S SUPPER / COMMUNION 

Our main event for spiritual growth this quarter is the Lord’s Supper, an opportunity to make it right with the Lord, with our neighbor, to receive forgiveness and to grant it to those who treated us wrong. Please do your best to be there. 

2. MEMBERSHIP TRANSFERS / PROFESSION OF FAITH

Next Sabbath we will have a special ceremony – Profession of Faith, for all those who want to become members in Dublin West, who are baptized members, but who can not secure letters of transfer from their original place of membership. We are in touch with the families / individuals who expressed this desire. If you want it also and have not yet been contacted, please get in touch with the pastor or with Justina (clerk). 

3. HELPING THOSE IN NEED 

As mentioned on several occasions, on the coming Sabbath we want to show again our Christian compassion with those in need. You are invited to bring to the house of the Lord anything you can give to those in need: food, clothing, shoes, money etc. Our Dorcas will then give the stuff to our friends from Hope in the Darkness (Remember last time: http://dublinwestsda.ie/2017/11/22/greetings-from-gadara/.)

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4. MOVING OUT OF COOLMINE 

Would you pray and get worried if you were to move from your house soon? Probably so… We have to leave Coolmine Community School by the end of May. We’ve started looking for a new place. If anyone knows of a good and suitable place, we would be interested to know. Please get in touch with any of the church board members.

5. EVANGELISM – IS GENESIS HISTORY? 

Our main event for this spring (2018) is an Evangelistic effort for the secular society around us – screening the movie-documentary IS GENESIS HISTORY? We will come soon with all the details for screening it to a larger audience, as an Evangelistic project. Details on our Evangelism page in the main menu.

6. FULL REPORT FROM MISSION TRIP – DOMINICAN REPUBLIC? 

Do you want to be a missionary? A new trip will be organized next year. Be prepared (funds, passport, holiday etc.). A full report with this year’s mission trip (text, pictures and three videos) has been published on http://adventist.ie/news/ir/mission-trip-to-the-dominican-republic-2018.

7. PRAYER MEETING 

Every Friday night, at 7pm, you are welcome to join our prayer group in Blanchardstown. For one hour or so you carry along with other brothers and sisters the needs of our church, the needs of our loved ones or of the people around us so that God will make His will known and fulfilled. If you have a special need, let us know and we will pray for you. Text your prayer request to 087 742 1360.

8. FUTURE EVENTS IN DUBLIN WEST / IRISH MISSION 

  • 30 March – 1 April | 3 Mission Youth Retreat Weekend
  • 31 March – Lord’s Supper / Communion
  • 15 April – Meeting with elders and head deacons in Dublin Area to discuss the plans for a Second Building in Dublin.
  • 21 and 28 April – days for screening the “Is Genesis History?” movie-documentary.

Please check preaching plan for our church, the updated calendar for Q2/2018 is available on the Schedule tab in the menu above.

9. PASTORAL VISITS

The pastor is ready to visit you! He is available anytime of the day/week. Also on the phone or online. Feel free to contact him. pastor Christian Salcianu, 085 223 4482; christian@adventist.ie.

“My prayer is not for them [the disciples] alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you.” (Jesus Christ in John 17:20-21)

Sabbath, 24 February 2018

Friday night

PRAYER TIME (7:00 – 8:00 pm)

  • Meditation on an inspiring text
  • Prayer time
  • Meeting place – Blanchardstown (Jacinta’s house)

Sabbath morning

SABBATH SCHOOL (10:00 – 11:40 am)

MAIN WORSHIP – (11:40 – 1:00 pm)

Introduction

  • Song Service
  • Invocation: preacher
  • Welcome Remarks: Femi
  • Opening Song

Offerings

  • Offertory Reading & Prayer: Livio
  • Receiving of Tithes and Offerings (SDAH #369)
  • Doxology: “Praise God” (SDAH #694)

Special features

  • Children story – Caddy
  • Song: Kymi & Kareah

Sermon

  • Scripture Reading: Hebrews 1:10-12, Jhavaughn
  • Congregational Prayer: Axel 
  • Sermon: “Is Genesis History?” pastor Christian (linked to the afternoon program)

Closing

  • Closing Song
  • Benediction – preacher
  • Recessional Hymn: “We Have This Hope” (SDAH #214)

Sabbath afternoon

At 2:30 we are inviting you back to the hall to view the documentary movie “Is Genesis History?”, our Evangelism project for April 2018.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tudQkA06tTM

INFO/ANNOUNCEMENTS

1. TODAY: WOMEN MINISTRY RETREAT 

Our ladies and friends will be meeting at Lucan Centre for the whole Sabbath for “Proverbs 31 Women” program. Speakers Laura Rupsaite (Reading, England) and Melanie Groening-McKenna (Dublin) will be leading in worship, presentations, and testimonies. More details at dublinwestsda.ie/wm. For questions and registration please contact our Women Ministry director, Jacinta Maryam Chege, on phone 087 742 1360 or email givethemhope@live.com.

2. TODAY: IS GENESIS HISTORY? 

As mentioned in our last bulletin, our main event for this spring (2018) is an Evangelistic effort for the secular society around us. During today’s morning sermon, pastor will introduce us to the project, while in the afternoon we will watch the movie and get a first idea and taste of it. Details on our Evangelism page in the main menu.

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3. MOVING OUT OF COOLMINE 

For the summer time we will move out of Coolmine Community School as there will be a big project for rewiring the facilities. Accordingly, probably before May 2018 we will move to another venue. We’ve started looking for a new place. If anyone knows of a good and suitable place, we would be interested to know. Please be in touch with elder Ropo and elder Ramil or with the pastor. 

4. LATEST RESOURCES ON OUR WEBSITE 

5. MISSION TRIP TO DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 

Our pastor along with other youth and leaders from British Union Conference will go in a mission trip to Dominican Republic (25 February – 05 March). Following the devastation brought by a series of hurricanes, the BUC Youth Department planned a Repair Project where Adventist Youth will help in reconstruction. Please have them in your prayers – details and upcoming report on facebook.com/christian.salcianu.

6. PRAYER MEETING 

Every Friday night, at 7pm, you are welcome to join our prayer group in Blanchardstown. For one hour or so you carry along with other brothers and sisters the needs of our church, the needs of our loved ones or of the people around us so that God will make His will known and fulfilled. If you have a special need, let us know and we will pray for you. Text the message to 085 223 4482.

7. EVENTS IN IRISH MISSION 

Please check preaching plan for our church, the full calendar for Q1/2018 is available on the Schedule tab in the menu above.

8. PASTORAL VISITS

The pastor is ready to visit you! He is available anytime of the day/week.
Yet, to be sure, every Thursday (morning, daytime, evening) is set aside for pastoral visits. So, if you need a visit (or want to visit the pastor at home), please talk to him. Contact: pastor Christian Salcianu, 085 223 4482; christian@adventist.ie.

“My prayer is not for them [the disciples] alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you.” (Jesus Christ in John 17:20-21)

Sabbath, 17 February 2018

Friday night

PRAYER TIME (7:00 – 8:00 pm)

  • Meditation on an inspiring text
  • Prayer time
  • Meeting place – Blanchardstown (Angela T’s house)

Sabbath morning

SABBATH SCHOOL (10:00 – 11:40 am)

MAIN WORSHIP – (11:40 – 1:00 pm)

Introduction

  • Song Service
  • Invocation: preacher
  • Welcome Remarks: Jethro
  • Opening Song: “Stand up, stand up for Jesus” (SDAH #618)

Offerings

  • Offertory Reading & Prayer: Ferdy
  • Receiving of Tithes and Offerings (SDAH #369)
  • Doxology: “Praise God” (SDAH #694)

Special features

  • Children story – Eilesh B.

Sermon

  • Scripture Reading: Kezaiah (1 Chronicles 12:1,8,23)
  • Congregational Prayer: Myril
  • Sermon: “The Lord’s Army” (Ropo Dare)

Closing

  • Closing Song: Onward Christian Soldiers! (SDAH #612)
  • Benediction – preacher
  • Recessional Hymn: “We Have This Hope” (SDAH #214)

Sabbath afternoon

No afternoon program

INFO/ANNOUNCEMENTS

1. WOMEN MINISTRY RETREAT – 24 FEBRUARY

Women Ministry Department of Dublin West Seventh-day Adventist Church
invites you to “Proverbs 31 Women”. Our speakers are Laura Rupsaite (Reading, England) and Melanie Groening-McKenna (Dublin), leading in worship, presentations, and testimonies. More details at dublinwestsda.ie/wm. For questions and registration please contact our Women Ministry director, Jacinta Maryam Chege, on phone 087 742 1360 or email givethemhope@live.com.

2. IS GENESIS HISTORY? – EVANGELISM

Our main event for this spring (2018) is an Evangelistic effort for the secular society around us. During a pastoral meeting we have decided to work for an alternative approach to Evangelism, and that is to screen a movie. Don’t rush, it is a documentary movie on the tough subject of Creationism vs Evolutionism. Accordingly, we searched for one of the best production available – Is Genesis History? A pre-screening will be organized soon in the church. More details at the Evangelism page in the main menu.

3. LATEST RESOURCES ON OUR WEBSITE 

4. PRAYER MEETING 

Every Friday night, at 7pm, you are welcome to join our prayer group in Blanchardstown. For one hour or so you carry along with other brothers and sisters the needs of our church, the needs of our loved ones or of the people around us so that God will make His will known and fulfilled. If you have a special need, let us know and we will pray for you. Text the message to 085 223 4482.

5. EVENTS IN IRISH MISSION 

Please check preaching plan for our church, the full calendar for Q1/2018 is available on the Schedule tab in the menu above.

6. PASTORAL VISITS

The pastor is ready to visit you! He is available anytime of the day/week.
Yet, to be sure, every Thursday (morning, daytime, evening) is set aside for pastoral visits. So, if you need a visit (or want to visit the pastor at home), please talk to him. Contact: pastor Christian Salcianu, 085 223 4482; christian@adventist.ie.

“My prayer is not for them [the disciples] alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you.” (Jesus Christ in John 17:20-21)

Sabbath, 10 February 2018

Friday night

PRAYER TIME (7:00 – 8:00 pm)

  • Meditation on an inspiring text
  • Prayer time
  • Meeting place – Blanchardstown (Jacinta’s house)

Sabbath morning

SABBATH SCHOOL (10:00 – 11:40 am)

MAIN WORSHIP – (11:40 – 1:00 pm)

Introduction

  • Song Service
  • Invocation: preacher
  • Welcome Remarks: Jennifer
  • Opening Song

Offerings

  • Offertory Reading & Prayer: Alvin
  • Receiving of Tithes and Offerings (SDAH #369)
  • Doxology: “Praise God” (SDAH #694)

Special features

  • Song – Home Away
  • Children story
  • Song – Home Away

Sermon

  • Scripture Reading: Dorothea
  • Congregational Prayer: Christolyte D.
  • Sermon: “To Love and Be Loved”
    (Torben Bergland, TED special guest)

Closing

  • Closing Song
  • Benediction – preacher
  • Recessional Hymn: “We Have This Hope” (SDAH #214)

Sabbath afternoon

Presentation (3:00 – 4:00 pm)

“Understanding Attachment” – Torben Bergland

Music – Home Away group

Q&A session (4:00 – 4:30 pm)

Pastor Christian Salcianu and guest Torben Bergland

INFO/ANNOUNCEMENTS

1. WOMEN MINISTRY RETREAT – 24 FEBRUARY

Women Ministry Department of Dublin West Seventh-day Adventist Church
invites you to “Proverbs 31 Women”. Our speakers are Laura Rupsaite (Reading, England) and Melanie Groening-McKenna (Dublin), leading in worship, presentations, and testimonies. More details at dublinwestsda.ie/wm. For questions and registration please contact our Women Ministry director, Jacinta Maryam Chege, on phone 087 742 1360 or email givethemhope@live.com.

2. LATEST RESOURCES ON OUR WEBSITE 

3. PRAYER MEETING 

Every Friday night, at 7pm, you are welcome to join our prayer group in Blanchardstown (at sister Jacinta’s house). For one hour or so you carry along with other brothers and sisters the needs of our church, the needs of our loved ones or of the people around us so that God will make His will known and fulfilled. If you have a special need, let us know and we will pray for you. Text the message to 085 223 4482.

4. EVENTS IN IRISH MISSION 

Please check preaching plan for our church, the full calendar for Q1/2018 is available on the Schedule tab in the menu above.

5. PASTORAL VISITS

The pastor is ready to visit you! He is available anytime of the day/week.
Yet, to be sure, every Thursday (morning, daytime, evening) is set aside for pastoral visits. So, if you need a visit (or want to visit the pastor at home), please talk to him. Contact: pastor Christian Salcianu, 085 223 4482; christian@adventist.ie.

“My prayer is not for them [the disciples] alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you.” (Jesus Christ in John 17:20-21)

Sabbath, 3 February 2018

Friday night

PRAYER TIME (7:00 – 8:00 pm)

  • Meditation on an inspiring text
  • Prayer time
  • Meeting place – Blanchardstown (Jacinta’s house)

Sabbath morning

SABBATH SCHOOL (10:00 – 11:40 am)

MAIN WORSHIP – (11:40 – 1:00 pm)

Introduction

  • Song Service
  • Invocation: preacher
  • Welcome Remarks: Thamu
  • Opening Song: SDAH #248

Offerings

  • Offertory Reading & Prayer: Femi
  • Receiving of Tithes and Offerings (SDAH #369)
  • Doxology: “Praise God” (SDAH #694)

Special features

  • Children story

Sermon

  • Scripture Reading: Sebastian M.
  • Congregational Prayer: Livio
  • Sermon: “Where is the Lamb?” pastor Greg Davis

Closing

  • Closing Song: SDAH #476
  • Benediction – preacher
  • Recessional Hymn: “We Have This Hope” (SDAH #214)

Sabbath afternoon

NO PROGRAM

INFO/ANNOUNCEMENTS

1. BELFAST YOUTH WEEKEND 

Registration for the Belfast Youth Weekend is now open! Please visit: http://www.imyd.ie/…/inde…/events/belfast-youth-weekend-2018Dates : 9-11 Feb | Venue : Belfast SDA church | Ages : 9-17 | Cost: 25 (pounds/euros) excluding travel. See you there! Pastor Curtis

2. GUEST SPEAKER NEXT SABBATH 

Next Sabbath Torben Bergland will come to visit our church. For those who do not know him, Torben is a psychotherapist, psychiatrist and medical doctor (MD), leading two departments at the Trans-European Division – Health Department and Singles Ministries Department. More info about the speaker and the program are available in a post here: Torben Bergland in Dublin WestSpecial guests – Home Away musical group.

3. JANUARY 2018 IN REVIEW 

On our website we have published a review in pictures of the previous month (January). Please take a look and see our activities. Prepare your for February 🙂 If we’ve missed any event, send us a short text about it and a good picture.

4. WOMEN MINISTRY AND DORCAS 

A new page has been added to our website for the Women Ministry Department and Dorcas. We share 10 main areas of interest, and ask that you will keep in mind the three circles of our focus: ourselves (as individuals – wives, mothers, singles), the church (as a faith-based support group), and community (the society at large).

5. PRAYER MEETING 

Every Friday night, at 7pm, you are welcome to join our prayer group in Blanchardstown (at sister Jacinta’s house). For one hour or so you carry along with other brothers and sisters the needs of our church, the needs of our loved ones or of the people around us so that God will make His will known and fulfilled. If you have a special need, let us know and we will pray for you. Text the message to 085 223 4482.

6. EVENTS IN IRISH MISSION 

Please check preaching plan for our church, the full calendar for Q1/2018 is available on the Schedule tab in the menu above.

7. PASTORAL VISITS

The pastor is ready to visit you! He is available anytime of the day/week.
Yet, to be sure, every Thursday (morning, daytime, evening) is set aside for pastoral visits. So, if you need a visit (or want to visit the pastor at home), please talk to him. Contact: pastor Christian Salcianu, 085 223 4482; christian@adventist.ie.

“My prayer is not for them [the disciples] alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you.” (Jesus Christ in John 17:20-21)

Sabbath, 27 January 2018

Friday night

PRAYER TIME (7:00 – 8:00 pm)

  • Meditation on an inspiring text
  • Prayer time
  • Meeting place – Blanchardstown (Jacinta’s house)

Sabbath morning

SABBATH SCHOOL (10:00 – 11:40 am)

MAIN WORSHIP – (11:40 – 1:00 pm)

Introduction

  • Song Service: D’Andra, Sheree & Mackayla
  • Invocation: pastor Christian
  • Welcome Remarks: Keisha Durrant / Melissa Eke
  • Opening Song

Offerings

  • Offertory Reading & Prayer: Fern Roberts
  • Receiving of Tithes and Offerings (SDAH #369)
  • Doxology: “Praise God” (SDAH #694)

Special features

  • Children story: Nicole Pitter
  • Song: Jamaican group

Sermon

  • Scripture Reading: Revelation 7:1-8 (Jhavaughn) and Revelation 7:9-17 (Jethniel)
  • Congregational Prayer: Marrisia Andrew
  • Sermon: “Your diversity model: 144 000 or the great multitude?”
    (pastor Christian)

Closing

  • Closing Song
  • Benediction – pastor Christian
  • Recessional Hymn: “We Have This Hope” (SDAH #214)

Sabbath afternoon

OPEN DISCUSSION (3:00 – 4:30 pm)

An open discussion on the topic of… celebrating Christmas or not. The request was raised and we want to answer the following three questions:

What is the official position the Seventh-day Adventist Church has about Christmas?

What is our position in Dublin West SDA Church?

What can we do better?

We are inviting all to participate, as we will have a short introduction by the pastor on the church resources available, a selection of panelists representatives of different perspective, group discussion, observers.

INFO/ANNOUNCEMENTS

1. PRAYER MEETING 

Every Friday night, at 7pm, you are welcome to join our prayer group in Blanchardstown (at sister Jacinta’s house). For one hour or so you carry along with other brothers and sisters the needs of our church, the needs of our loved ones or of the people around us so that God will make His will known and fulfilled. If you have a special need, let us know and we will pray for you. Text the message to 085 223 4482.


2. CELEBRATING DIVERSITY 

Every last Sabbath of the month our program will be a celebration of our diversity in Dublin West. The pastor will have a special sermon on this subject, while an ethnic group in our church will contribute to the divine service with their specific traditional features. In the afternoon of that last Sabbath of the month, the program will be an open discussion on subjects of interest for the church. The first two ones, for January and February are: a) Perspectives on Christmas Celebration and b) perspectives and understandings on the subject of Church’s divine service.

3. SUBSCRIBE TO NEWSLETTER

We are trying to inform as many as possible about the program of the church, information/announcements, projects and resources available. Please check your email as you must have received our first newsletters. From our statistics, only part of our list open their email. Maybe is lost in the Spam folder… Send your updated email address to christian@adventist.ie and we will add you to our list.

4. EVENTS IN IRISH MISSION 

Please check preaching plan for our church, the full calendar for Q1/2018 is available on the Schedule tab in the menu above.

5. PROVERBS, ONE CHAPTER A DAY

For January 2018 we were challenged by the pastor to start reading the book of Proverbs, one chapter a day. Please do it and share with others your new insights into the book of Proverbs.

Please give us a feedback on your reading of the whole book!

6. PASTORAL VISITS

The pastor is ready to visit you! He is available anytime of the day/week.
Yet, to be sure, every Thursday (morning, daytime, evening) is set aside for pastoral visits. So, if you need a visit (or want to visit the pastor at home), please talk to him. Contact: pastor Christian Salcianu, 085 223 4482; christian@adventist.ie.

“My prayer is not for them [the disciples] alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you.” (Jesus Christ in John 17:20-21)

Sabbath, 20 January 2018

FRIDAY NIGHT
PRAYER TIME (7:00 – 8:00 pm)

  • Meditation on an inspiring text
  • Prayer time

SATURDAY MORNING
SABBATH SCHOOL (10:00 – 11:40 am)

MAIN WORSHIP – (11:40 – 1:00 pm)

Introduction

  • Song Service / Prelude: “Holy, Holy, Holy”
  • Invocation: preacher
  • Welcome Remarks: Ferdy
  • Opening Song

Offerings

  • Offertory Reading & Prayer: Axel
  • Receiving of Tithes and Offerings (SDAH #369)
  • Doxology: “Praise God” (SDAH #694)

Special features

  • Children story: Iphi
  • Song: Justina

Sermon

  • Scripture Reading: Ann D. (Exodus 3:13-15)
  • Congregational Prayer: Iphi
  • Sermon: “I Am Who I Am”,
    preacher: Alex Sarbu (a youth leader in the Romanian Church)

Closing

  • Closing Song
  • Benediction – preacher
  • Recessional Hymn: “We Have This Hope” (SDAH #214)

INFO/ANNOUNCEMENTS 

1. PRAYER MEETING 

Every Friday night, at 7pm, you are welcome to join our prayer group in Blanchardstown (at sister Jacinta’s house). For one hour or so you carry along with other brothers and sisters the needs of our church, the needs of our loved ones or of the people around us so that God will make His will known and fulfilled. If you have a special need, let us know and we will pray for you. Text the message to 085 223 4482.


2. CELEBRATING DIVERSITY 

Every last Sabbath of the month our program will be a celebration of our diversity in Dublin West. The pastor will have a special sermon on this subject, while an ethnic group in our church will contribute to the divine service with their specific traditional features. In the afternoon of that last Sabbath of the month, the program will be an open discussion on subjects of interest for the church. The first two ones, for January and February are: a) Perspectives on Christmas Celebration and b) perspectives and understandings on the subject of Church’s divine service.

3. CHURCH BOARD MEETING 

On the last Thursday of the month (25 January), the church board members are invited to the regular meeting. If any needs or information is to be known and discussed by the church board in order for the church to run more efficient, please send your messages to the clerk (Justina Tricolici) or the pastor. The agenda for the coming Thursday session will be known two days ahead of the meeting.

4. SUBSCRIBE TO NEWSLETTER

We are trying to inform as many as possible about the program of the church, information/announcements, projects and resources available. Please check your email as you must have received our first newsletters. From our statistics, only part of our list open their email. Maybe is lost in the Spam folder… Send your updated email address to christian@adventist.ie and we will add you to our list.

5. EVENTS IN IRISH MISSION 

Please check preaching plan for our church, the full calendar for Q1/2018 is available on the Schedule tab in the menu above.

6. PROVERBS, ONE CHAPTER A DAY

For January 2018 we were challenged by the pastor to start reading the book of Proverbs, one chapter a day. Please do it and share with others your new insights into the book of Proverbs.

Please give us a feedback on your reading of the whole book!

7. THURSDAYS PASTORAL VISITS

The pastor is ready to visit you! He is available anytime of the day/week. Yet, to be sure, every Thursday (morning, daytime, evening) is set aside for pastoral visits. So, if you need a visit (or want to visit the pastor at home), please talk to him. Contact: pastor Christian Salcianu, 085 223 4482; christian@adventist.ie.

“My prayer is not for them [the disciples] alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you.” (Jesus Christ in John 17:20-21)