Welcome to the home page of the Martinsburg Seventh-day Adventist Church.
We are a Bible centered, grace empowered, fellowship of believers endeavoring to live in Christ while sharing the transforming knowledge of the gospel with our community as we eagerly look for the return of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.
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a part of a better family...
the family of God.
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Prayer Line, daily from 6:30 - 7:00 am. This is part of the GC's 10 days of Prayer, and fasting, if desired. The theme of this series is "A Living Sanctuary'. It will be held from Jan 11 - Jan 21. During each session a host pastor facilitates the focused prayer time. The dial-in number is 605/475-4000. The participants access code is: 721521#. www.tendaysof prayer.org
On February 18 our new pastor will be giving his first sermon to us. For those of you who don't know anything about him, I am putting his bio here that we were given at the board meeting. Hope this will give a you a little better understanding of who he and his family are. Bio.
Jan 22 Today is the pick-up day for your fruit ordered from RKS. The hours will be from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm. If you didn't order, extra fruit may be purchased at this time.
Jan 22 For all of us that have some spare time today, Pastor David and his family are moving into their new home. Any help that can be given would be greatly appreciated.
Jan 25 Today is the 5th - 8th grade science fair at RKS. The hours are 6:30 - 7:30 pm.
Feb 4 The cancelled Adventurer, Pathfinder, TLT, Youth Federation Co-ordinators and Directors meeting which was scheduled for Jan 14 will be held today at the Chesapeake Conference office. Starting time is 5:00 pm.
Feb 5 Today is the next of the long awaited Conf Ski Days, held at Jack Frost Ski Area (providing that winter gives us some snow). For more info call Carl at email@example.com no later than Feb 1 at 5:00 pm. The forms are as follows: , Reg1 , Reg2 , Helmet and Snow tubing . Group rental
Feb 5 Time again for the monthly Martinsburg SDA Church Supper Club. The theme for this evening is "Winter Warmth" and will feature Soups, Breads and Spreads.
Feb 11 The Pathfinder Conference level PBE will be held today at 3:00 pm at the New Hope Church in Fulton, MD.
Feb 11 The Pathfinder Mountaineers are hosting a Valentines Banquet today in the church fellowship hall beginning at 6:00 pm. All are invited to attend.
Feb 12 Today is the order deadline for the February fruit sale from RKS. Click here to order.
Feb 13 STEM session at HVA.
Feb 17-19 A Marriage Enrichment Weekend will be held at the Dunes Manor Hotel in Ocean City, MD. Mike and Lyn Ortel invite you to the 'Great Grace, Great Marriage Seminar'. The early registration fee/couple is $350.00. After Dec 15 it will be $375.00. The fee includes 2 nights lodging and 3 meals. For more info call Cindy Possinger at 304/263-7704. Click for brochure.
Feb 24-26 Generation Rain Weekend - High School Retreat will be held at Mt Aetna Retreat Center. The speaker for the weekend will be Mark Swearingen, pastor of the Hagerstown Church. More info will be posted as received.
Feb 26 Today is the pick-up day for Rocky Knoll citrus fruit. The hours are from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm. Extra fruit may also be picked up at this time.
Mar 5 The RC Derby Rotation Event to be held at the Atholton Church beginning at 9:00am. The speaker will be John Rengifo, Associate Pastor of the Atholton church.
Mar 11 The Children's and Youth Leaders Enrichment Day will be held at the Baltimore White Marsh Church starting at 9:00 am and featuring Marilyn Scott as speaker.
Mar 13 STEM session at HVA.
Mar 18 Today a special marriage seminar will be presented by Tom and Aline Waters from 'Restoration International'. Click for more info.
Mar 18 The Pathfinder Union level PBE will be held this year at the Blue Mountain Academy Gym in Hamburg, PA starting at 3:00 pm.
Mar 19 Today is the final day to order RKS fruit for this year. Click here to order.
Mar 31 The final pick-up of your orders of RKS fruit for this year will be today from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm. Extra fruit may also be purchased at this time. Stock up: NO MORE FRUIT THIS YEAR FROM RKS.
Apr 1 The Master Guide Executive Council Meeting will be held at the Chesapeake Conference starting at 3:30 pm.
Apr 1 The Adventurer Coordinator/Directors Meeting will be held at the Chesapeake Conference starting at 3:30/4:00 pm.
Apr 1 The Pathfinder Coordinator/Directors Meeting will be held at the Chesapeake Conference starting at 5:00/6:00 pm.
Apr 7-9 TLT Weekend - Climbing Tower.This will be held at MARC. Speaker will be posted when announced.
Apr 10 STEM session at HVA.
Apr 28-30 Pathfinder Fair/Campout "Outdoor Living". This will be held at the MARC Terrace Campground. The speaker will be Pastor V Grinchenko. More info will be posted as received.
May 8 Final STEM session at HVA.
May 20 The Adventurer/Pathfinder Investiture service will be held at the church at 11:00 am. There will be a potluck immediatly following the service. Jun 13-17 Camp Meeting at HVA. More info to follow as received.
Jun 25 Today is the start of the summer camps at MARC. Dates are as follows:
Jun 25-Jul 2 Adventure Camp, ages 7-10 and CIT 1 ages 15-17
Jul 2-9 Junior 1 ages 10-12 and CIT 2 ages 15-17
Jul 9-16 Junior 2 ages 10-12 and CIT 3 Ages 15-17
Jul 16-23 Tween 1 ages 12-14
Jul 23-30 Teen ages 13-16
Aug 1-5 The Chesapeake Invitational Camporee will be held this year on the camp grounds of Highland View Academy. HVA speaker Alvin Payne (Teens) Richard Aguilera - Dino Man (Juniors). More info will be posted as receved. The honors schedule follows: Honors.