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FROM THE WORD

The Abomination of Desolation

One of the wonders of the world is known as Angkor Wat. Angkor Wat is an imposing temple encompassing an entire community of buildings that comprised one of the biggest pre-industrial cities of the 12th century.  The outer wall is 2.2 miles long and encloses a compound space of 203 acres.  Building Angkor Wat began in A.D. 802 and it was finally completed in A.D. 1220. It took 418 years to complete, making it one of the lengthiest building projects in the world. But the building of Angkor Wat doesn’t compare to the time it has taken to construct, and the magnificence of another, far more significant building project . . .

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CENTRAL CORNER

This Week (March 5 - 10): 

• Tuesday @ 10:00 AM – Women’s Bible Study

• Tuesday @ 7:00 PM – Prayer Meeting with Pastor Fred Dana

• Wednesday @ 7:00 PM – Spanish Group Prayer Meeting

• Various L.I.F.E. groups (in-home small group Bible studies) take place across Sacramento. To locate one near you contact our small groups’ coordinator, Richard Anger @ (916) 681-3990.

This Sabbath (March 11): @ 9:00 AM: Morning Manna with Taija Hall / @ 9:30 AM: Central Study Hour with Pastor Chris Buttery + Children/Youth/Adult Sabbath School Classes / @ 10:50 AM: Worship & Communion Service

Upcoming Events

Love Won! In the great debate that rages over issues of sexual identity, there are voices that never seem to get a hearing, important stories that never get told. We welcome Coming Out Ministries to Central for a 5-night seminar starting Tuesday, March 21 at 6:30 PM. Join us for these vital evenings running until March 25. Please invite someone you know.

Welcome! We want to welcome the following individuals to the listed ministry positions here at Sacramento Central: Mariceli Gomez, Kathleen Hodges & Vyncere Thomas (Deaconesses); Hope Beale (Prayer Ministry Leader); and Adam Brouhard (Samaritan Wheels). We will be praying for you in your new roles and responsibilities.

Communion. Prayerfully prepare and plan to join us this coming Sabbath, March 11 as we celebrate communion together during the worship service.

Africa Mission Project: If you or somebody you know reads Swahili, and want to help reach thousands in east Africa, please send a text message to Joe Garza at (818) 968-4171.

Beautiful Minds Medical, Inc. is looking to fill a position at our front desk, to assist us with our growing practice. The position is full time Monday to Friday’s with benefits. Please contact Gary Whitney for more information, at gary@beautifulmindsmedical.com or (530) 889-8780 Ext 114.

Spring Work Bee. Mark your calendars and plan to join us for our annual Spring Work Bee Sunday, March 26 from 8 AM to 2 PM. There will be something for everyone to do. Lunch will be provided. Look forward to seeing you come out!

Family Matters

Communion. Prayerfully prepare and plan to join us for communion service on Sabbath, March 11 as we celebrate the Lord’s Supper together.

Spring Work Bee. Mark your calendars and plan to join us for our annual Spring Work Bee Sunday, March 26 from 8 AM to 2 PM. There will be something for everyone to do. Lunch will be provided. Look forward to seeing you come out!

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NEW HEIGHTS

Resources

Is Genesis History? Leaders of the Geoscience Research Institute want to let you know about a special documentary that discusses how the biblical book of Genesis relates to today's world. Click here to watch the trailer.

Bible Prophecy Timeline: With more than 850 interconnected entries, the Bible
Prophecy Timeline is a comprehensive study tool that allows you to explore
every character and major event of the Bible, from the creation of the world to
last-day prophecies. Click here and begin exploring the wonderful world of the
Bible!
  

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Central Happenings is published by the Sacramento Central Seventh-day Adventist Church, 6045 Camellia Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95819 www.saccentral.org

Sacramento Central Staff: Chris Buttery, Senior Pastor; Mike Thompsons, Associate; Fred Dana, Associate; Michael Butler, Youth/Young Adult; JeAnn Davis, Bible Instructor

Central Happenings: Chris Buttery, Editor; Chrystal White, Copy Editor/Distributor