Archived Friday Faxes
September 12, 2008
A News and Information Service for Leaders in North America
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IN THIS ISSUE —
■ Only 42 More Days to Discoveries ‘08. Last Satellite Evangelism Until 2010
■ 2,400 Registered for First-Ever Satellite Evangelistic Series for Kids
■ Volunteers for ACS/We Care Hurricane Disaster Relief
■ DVDs of Southern Adventist University’s Student Evangelism Program Online
■ Halloween and Voice of Prophecy Resources
■ Fred Kinsey Interim Speaker/Director for Voice of Prophecy
■ Upcoming Events
— RESOURCES —
■ ONLY 42 MORE DAYS UNTIL DISCOVERIES '08 OPENING NIGHT — Have you registered? This is your last chance to conduct a satellite evangelism program until 2010 because 2009 is slated to be the Year of Evangelism for local churches and pastors to conduct.
Become part of the team for exciting adventures in soul-winning with renowned evangelist Mark Finley, October 24-November 29. Register now and start planning.
Contact: www.Discoveries08.org. The website has been updated. A regular visit to the website is a must from now throughout the meetings.
Color Press is extending the deadline for ordering handbills and other materials. They are leaving the deadline open-ended as long as there are supplies and time to fill orders. Personalized handbills are US$129/1,000. All other prices remain the same.
Contact: www.Adventistevangelism.com for NET ‘08 printing needs.
■ THE FIRST-EVER LIVE SATELLITE EVANGELISTIC SERIES FOR KIDS begins this Friday, September 12. Amazing Adventure, hosted by Pastor Doug Batchelor, will air at 8 p.m. ET on 3ABN and at 7 p.m. PT on the Hope Channel.
Pastor Doug says, “I’m asking all our friends to join us for this important event, which will have a far-reaching influence on our families and church. We also need our friends to pray – for Amazing Adventure, for me, and for the Holy Spirit to move on the hearts of children and their parents.”
You are welcome to join the more than 2,400 registered host sites, as children from around the world participate in this powerful and unique Bible study experience. So far nearly 20,000 Amazing Adventure Bible Study Guide sets have been shipped to sites across America!
Contact: www.amazingfactskids.org for more information. To register, click on the “Register” tab.
■ VOLUNTEERS FOR ACS/WE CARE — In the wake of hurricane disasters the Center for Youth Evangelism is taking reservations for groups who want to volunteer for ACS/WeCare.
Contact: 800-Youth2U or 269-471-8380 or email PastorRon@andrews.edu.
For a great news story about Andrews University students’ help following Hurricane Gustav, go to http://southbendtribune.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20080909/News01/809090426/1129/News.
■ SEE HOW GOD HAS BEEN WORKING THROUGH SOUTHERN ADVENTIST University’s inexperienced student evangelists, helping them to lead 11,855 people to baptism since 2001!
Contact: http://erc.southern.edu. Select the DVD menu option on the left side of the screen for two DVDs available for viewing. A third will be posted before the end of the month.
■ HALLOWEEN IS COMING AND THE VOICE OF PROPHECY has planned for it — “Demons in Disguise” will be a daily broadcast, October 27-31. It will feature Steve Wohlberg and Lonnie Melashenko discussing biblical responses to the current fascination with contacting the dead.
KidZone Cards for Halloween – Include a KidZone Bible Guide enrollment card with your treat for neighborhood kids on October 31. A free packet of cards is available to anyone in the U.S. or Canada. Churches may purchase larger quantities for distribution to members.
Contact: 805-955-7659 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
— INSIDE SCOOP —
■ FRED KINSEY HAS BEEN SELECTED TO BE THE SPEAKER/DIRECTOR of the Voice of Prophecy, at least on an "interim" basis. He will not be leaving his current position as Assistant to the President for Communication at NAD, and will continue to live in the GC/NAD area.
— UPCOMING EVENTS —
A quick view of events sponsored by the North American Division. For a continually updated, more complete list, go to www.nadadventist.org/article.php?id=280.
• Spanish NET 2008, "La Esperanza es Jesús," Part 2, September 13-20, Phoenix, AZ - www.laesperanzaesjesus.org
• “From This Day Forward/Phoenix” Marriage Conference, September 27, Phoenix, AZ - www.adventistfamilyministries.com
• 4th National Conference on Innovation, 20-Year Celebration, October 5-7, Columbus OH - www.sdapartnersininnovation.org
• www.adventistcommunicator.org Society of Adventist Communicators Convention, October 9-12, Denver, CO -
• Spanish "From This Day Forward" Marriage Conference, October 11, NYC - www.adventistfamilyministries.com