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.
It is our prayer that you:
find a word of encouragement (our devotional page),
find a clearer picture of this part of the Christian family (our about us page),
find a place to receive or volunteer help (our ministries pages: youth / adult),
find the Christian resources you may need to continue your walk with Christ (our bookstore page),
find the peace of knowing others are holding you up in prayer (our prayer request page),
and find a time and a place to experience being a part of God's family (our calendar page)
Please understand that you are always welcome...
- welcome to make use of the resources that you find on these pages
- welcome to communicate needs with us that are not addressed on these pages
- welcome to join us for prayer, study, and fellowship at any time.
We are the Martinsburg Seventh-day Adventist Church family...
a part of a better family...
the family of God.
In His hands,
Three Adventist schools were ranked in the top 100 private schools in Md. Highland View Academy (#55), Spencerville Adventist Academy (#62), and Takoma Academy (#70) were measured by Niche according to academics, student culture and diversity, and survey responses.
A series of free lectures on STEM is contuing at HVA. Lectures will be on the 2nd Monday of each month from 7 to 8:00 pm. Conf teachers will get PAC credits for attendance. For info or to sign up call 301/739-8480 or email email@example.com.
After-school STEM program at HVA for children 8 - 12 yrs old. Program will be held on the 2nd Monday of each month from 4 to 5:00 pm. Space is limited to 20 so register now. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a spot for your child.
Mar 3 The sixth and final cooking class will be held from 6:30 to 8:00 pm in the church fellowship hall. It will feature 'Tasty Breads and Spreads'. The cost is $10:00 per class. Call Joyce at 304/274-1753 for info or to register.
Mar 5 Financial Peace University at 6:30 in the fellowship hall.
Mar 7 Conference Youth Leader Enrichment Day to be held at the Baltimore White Marsh church starting at 9:15 am. Main speaker will be Jonathan Duffy, president of ADRA. Breakout sessions will be 9:15 am, 2:00 pm and 3:45 pm. They will include sessions for Childrens, Adventurers, Pathfinders, and Youth Ministries. Bring food and join the potluck lunch. Closing session will be at 5:15 pm.
Mar 7 'Reach Chesapeake' prayer rally will be held at the Hagerstown church starting at 5:00 pm.
Mar 7 See two drama productions for the price of one, put on by the Class of 2015 at HVA starting at 7:30 in the gym. There will be food for sale and also a silent auction. Tickets may be purchased at the door for $10/adult or $5/children under 12. for more info call Ashley Dunbar or Derek Boyce at 301/739-8480.
Mar 8 Conference sponsored family ski day to be held at the Jack Frost Resort in Blakeslee, PA. Skiing, snowboarding and tubing packages available. To register or for info email Carl Rodriguez at email@example.com.
Mar 15 Order deadline for RKS fruit.
Mar 17 Time again for 'Senior Saints'. This is held on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 12:30 pm in the Martinsburg SDA church fellowship hall. More info to follow.
Mar 21 Union level Pathfinder Bible Experience will be held at the Beltsville church starting at 3:00 pm. Everyone is invited to attend.
Mar 29 RKS fruit pick-up from 10 am to 3 pm. Unordered fruit may also be purchased at this time, if available.
Apr 4 Master Guide Executive Council meeting at Chesapeake Conference. 3:30 pm.
Apr 4 Adventurers Coordinator/Directors meeting at Chesapeake Conference. 3:30 - 4:00 pm.
Apr 4 Pathfinder Coordinator/Directors meeting at Chesapeake Conference. 5-6 pm.
Apr 4 Young Adult Executive Council meeting at Chesapeake Conference. 5:00 pm
Apr 4 Alassandra Sorace will be in concert at the Hagerstown church starting at 6:30 pm.
Apr 10-12 Team Leadership Training at Mt Aetna. Speaker TBA.
Apr 11 Start of the 'Reach Chesapeake' Evangelistic meeting at the church. More info to follow.
Apr 15-19 The Spencerville Adventist Academy Drama Team will be presenting an "Adventist' version of the musical 'South Pacific'. Tickets are $10, $15 and $20 and may be purchased: online at www.spaac.net/tickets/ by phone 410/540-4989 or by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Wednesday and Thursday tickets are $10. On Wednesday seniors and visiting students pay $7.
Apr 18 Division level PBE will be held at Southwestern University in Keene, TX starting at 3 pm.
Apr 24-26 These are the dates for the Pathfinder Fair and Campout to be held at Mt Aetna Retreat Center. The main speaker for the weekend will be Pastor Volody Grinchenko, the new pastor of the Willow Brook church. The Raingutter Regatta will be held Saturday evening after being snowed out Feb 22. Sound like a fun weekend and all are invited to attend.
Jun 5-7 Adventurer Family Weekend at Mt Aetna Retreat Center. The speaker for the weekend will be Pastor Shawn Paris.
Jun 14 A Class on 'Wild Edible Plants' will be held at Mt Aetna Retreat Center. The $49 fee includes two meals with plants collected during class time, a textbook and plant identification picures. To register by June 5, call 301/824-6045. Class is open to ages 10 and up. Space is limited.
Jun 19-20 'The Gathering' campmeeting is two days due to the GC session also to be held in June. For info or registration, go ccosda.org or use the form in the March issue of the Visitor. Keynote speaker will be Pavel Goia, pastor of the Lexington, KY church.