Wickford Seventh-day Adventist Church
January 18, 2020

 9:45 am                                                Sabbath School                                                 


Superintendent’s Remarks                                                                                                                          Donald Pakpahan
Mission Emphasis                                                                                                                                            Nicky Pegus              
Bible Study  Lesson*                                     "From Mystery to Revelation"                                        Robert Roache


Adult Class                       
(meets in the Sanctuary)                                         
  Robert Roache
Primary and beginner class               
 (downstairs, 1st  door on left)  
  Denise McFarland
Youth/Young Adult Class (downstairs in Fellowship  Hall)                                

  Debbie Roache


10:50-11:00 AM                                                             Preparation for The Service            
Praise Music                                                                   Praise Team            
Announcements:                                                          Elder and Bible Studies Leader


  • Happy Sabbath!  Welcome! “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, And lean not on your own understanding;  In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He shall direct your paths”.  Proverbs 3:5-6.                                       
  • Guest Speaker next Sabbath, 1/25:  Beverley Buckner, SNEC Superintendent of Schools, will talk about our youth and their impact in our churches. We will have a fellowship meal after the worship service.  Please make plans to stay the full day, an afternoon program  with questions and answers section with Beverley is scheduled between 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm.                                                                                 
  • Second Reading: Tomorrow, Sunday, 1/19, Church Business Meeting at 10:00 am.  Please make all efforts to attend as we seek to approve our annual budget and other church matters.

    Today, Men and Women’s Ministry after a lite lunch.  Men's Topic:  "Why and how should men, especially, give up ourselves and trust Him ".  Women’s Topic:  a devotional followed by setting goals for 2020.  So ladies bring your ideas!                                                                                                                                             
  • Church Officers Training January 26 in S. Lancaster, Ma.  See Robert Roache if interested in carpooling.                                                                                                                                                                                              
  • Mid-Week Prayer & Bible Study: Wednesday 7-8 PM.                   
  • Our study this week is Matthew 7:15 "Beware of False Prophets." Discover the Bible's teachings on how to identify them, then what to do..  Come, enjoy singing, prayer & Bible study.                                         
  • Prayer Line!   We now call on Fridays from 9-9:30  PM.
  • Teleconference Prayer Circle.  Join us as we welcome the Sabbath with praise and prayer.  Telephone Number :  Call  (605) 313-4820        Code: 499954 # (Pound sign).  Please pray.              

  •             Two 2020 Reformation Tours to Europe! The first Great Controversy Tour will be an English-Korean tour (March 20-April 2), and the second will be In the Footsteps of the Reformers with Hope Channel (July 17-30). Both tours are similar and will have as guide Dr. Gerard Damsteegt, specialist in church history and prophetic interpretation. See Daniel and Revelation come alive! Visit Rome and the Reformation sites in the Waldensian Valleys, Switzerland, Germany, and France. Either of these tours will give you a new vision for how to prepare for Jesus’ coming. A most exciting experience! For March tour info call 269-815-8624, or email GCTours@mac.com.  For July Hope Channel tour call: 301-680-5104, or events@hopetv.org or the website: https://www.hopetv.org/studytours/reformers/                                                                                                                   

  • Please keep Ed Spears in prayer as well as all of our members  who can no longer attend in person.       
  • Ed spears is enjoying his new tablet thanks to our church families’ efforts.  He is reaching out via face book and able to watch the church service as well.  Praise the Lord!!
  • Please remember our North Kingstown Food Pantry Crate in the foyer.  And remember the words of the Lord Jesus, that He said, ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive”.  Acts 20:35.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
  • 11:00 a.m.                                      Worship Service                                           

Pianist                                                                                                                                              Kiffany Smith

Introit**                                                   I Love You Lord                                    Congregation

Call to Worship                                        Hymnal # 861                                  Robert Roache


Invocation &   Welcome*                                                                                                        Debbie Roache
Opening Hymn*                                I Sing the Mighty Power of God                               Hymnal #  88

Tithes and Offering*           Our Local Wickford Church Budget                Doug Harris


Deacon                                                                                                                                               Jim McFarland
Deacon                                                                                                                                                        John Ross 
Doxology**                                        Praise God, From Whom All Blessings Flow             Hymnal #694
Praise* & Prayer of Intercession ***                                                                                    Debbie Roache
Hymn                                                            As We Come to You in Prayer                                Hymnal # 671
Response***                                               Hear Our Prayer, O Lord                                      Hymnal # 684
Youth Story                                                                                                                                                            
Special Music                                                                                                                                        

Scripure                                                   Philippians 4:13                                   Robert Roache

Sermon                                    The Importance of "One Thing"                Joe Ewing-Chow




Hymn of Consecration**                Give Me Jesus                                      Hymnal # 305

Bendediction                                                                                                    Joe Ewing-Chow       

Postlude *                                                               Selections                           

 Please be Seated                                  **Please Stand                             ***Please Kneel    


 "Create in me a clean heart, O God,

And renew a steadfast spirit within me

Do not cast me away from Your presence, 

and do not take Your Holy Spirit from me."                                Psalm 51:10-11 NKJV


The Mission of the Wickford Seventh-day Adventist Church is:
1. To call people in our community to become disciples of Jesus Christ,
2. To proclaim the everlasting Gospel announced by the Three Angels Message (Revelation 14:6-12) and
3. To prepare our community for Christ's soon return

Wickford Church Mission Statement

Church Information

Sunset Today:  4:43 PM        Next Friday:   4:52 PM

Offering next week:  Religious Liberty   NAD



Pastor Joseph Piresson (860)759-8132            email: jpiresson@me.com

Elder Robert Roache    (401) 391-2815

Clerk Robert Turner (401)782-4796

Treasurer Linette McClure (401) 480-1476 (leave a message)


Church address: 8050 Post Rd, N. Kingstown, RI  02852    Phone: (401) 294-6356

Mail: PO Box 41, N. Kingstown, RI 02852   website: www.wickfordsdachurch.org