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THIS ISSUE:  
Tithes & Offerings; It Is Written - Keep Getting up!; AAN September Issue; Special COVID Offering (August 1); June AAN Issue; Reopening of College & Universities; New Biology Textbook; ADRA Grants Help Canadians; ABC Summer Food, Book Sales and July Theme Month; SAGEAlberta Update re Campouts; Inspirational Videos; Burman Job Opportunity; SAGE Alberta Workbees; New Avondale President; Return Tithe Online;
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TITHES & OFFERINGS:

Go to www.albertaadventist.ca/giving to see ways to donate to your local Church

  • August 1 Offering is for COVID Relief in the Local Church
  • August 8 Offering is for Andrews and Loma Linda Universities
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 If you have ever felt defeated, you know that the key to success is to turn to the Lord in prayer and ask Him for strength to keep getting up! We want to share with you this week’s “Daily Living by Every Word of God” and hope this short message will encourage you to keep living daily by His Word. 
 

September Issue of the Alberta Adventist News
Submission Deadline August 17

Although COVID-19 has caused many plans to be changed, please share how your churches and schools have been able to make a difference and the plans that you have in place for going forward.  Your fellow church members will be encouraged to know about the blessings you have experienced despite the virus. Submit all your news to aan@albertaadventist.ca  by August 17. Further guidelines can be found at https://www.albertaadventist.ca/news/aan.

Special COVID-19 Relief Offering in Canada on August 1st

Adventist churches around the world are being asked to collect a special COVID-19 offering to support communities devastated by the pandemic. Funds raised by local churches will be used to help respond within their community.

More information at https://news.adventist.org/en/all-news/news/go/2020-06-09/adventist-churches-worldwide-to-collect-special-offering-for-covid-19-response/

June 2020 Issue of the Alberta Adventist News


Go to https://www.albertaadventist.ca/news/aan or click the link below to enjoy the June issue.
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Reopening Plans for Adventist Colleges and Universities in North America


Schools prepare to receive students for fall instruction with comprehensive adjustments to prevent spread of COVID-19.
July 27, 2020 | Columbia, Md. | Mylon Medley

Many headlines across North America have focused on how millions of students of all ages will be able to continue their education as the 2020-2021 school year approaches. Seventh-day Adventist colleges and universities are no exception. Learn what preparations have been made for students at Burman University – https://www.burmanu.ca/virus and the other institutions at https://www.nadadventist.org/news/list-reopening-plans-adventist-colleges-and-universities-north-america.

Long-Anticipated Secondary School Biology Textbook, Described as “Powerful Tool,” Newly Published by the NAD Office of Education


July 22, 2020 | Loma Linda Calif., and Columbia, Md. | Geoscience Research Institute and NAD Office of Education

The book, "By Design Biology: The Scientific Study of Life," represents years of effort by Christian scientists and educators to provide a text that investigates the origins of life from a biblical worldview and also explores the theory of evolution. A description of the text can be found at https://www.nadadventist.org/news/long-anticipated-secondary-school-biology-textbook-described-powerful-tool-newly-published-nad

ADRA Grants Help Canadians Meet COVID-19 Needs


(CANADA) July 10, 2020 – Nearly three dozen Seventh-day Adventist churches and organizations across Canada received grants from the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA), the church’s global humanitarian arm, to expand their community services during the COVID-19 pandemic. ADRA in Canada, the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Canada and Adventist Community Services of the North American Division, partnered to provide the grants. Learn more at https://adra.org/news-release-adra-grants-help-canadian-adventists-meet-covid-19-needs

ABC Summer Food Sales 


For a full list of the foods on sale this summer, please click the link below. Please be advised that prices are subject to change.
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ABC July Theme Month


Get 15% off most regular priced items!

SAGEAlberta Update Re Campouts


Because of the restrictions and guidelines set forth by the Alberta Government and the Alberta Conference regarding Covid-19, your SAGEAlberta Committee voted to cancel the RV outing at Sheep River for 2020. Also, the Lake Miquelon campground facilities will be closing September 1, 2020, indefinitely, so that SAGE campout is now cancelled as well. Stay healthy!

Inspirational Videos from Jesus 101


Jesus 101 has released new inspirational videos for individuals and churches, available to download for free! These short videos cover doctrinal topics such as Sabbath rest, prayer, and baptism in a Christ-centered manner. Whether your church or small group is meeting in person or virtually, these valuable resource videos can be used to highlight important topics. To access and download go to https://jesus101.tv/video_show/inspirational/.

Burman University Job Opportunities


Burman University invites applications for the following positions:
   Full-time Position in Biology Lab Technologist
   Full-time Communication Coordinator Position
Please visit our website https://www.burmanu.ca/humanresources/jobopportunities for details.

SAGE Alberta Workbees


SAGEAlberta has been invited to participate in two work days: August 23 at College Heights Christian School and August 30 at Mamawi Atosketan Native School. Each day begins with worship at 8:30 a.m. in the school gym, and work beginning at 9:00 a.m. We are asking you to please bring your own lunch. SAGE will supply face masks for all participants. If you can attend or have questions, please contact Darlene Reimche before AUGUST 16 at rhymekey@telus.net or phone 403-784-2283.

Meet Avondale’s new president


SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA | JARROD STACKELROTH
JULY 26, 2020


Kevin Petrie, Avondale University College’s recently-appointed president/vice-chancellor, taught in primary schools for about 24 years, mostly in the New Zealand system. Become acquainted with him at https://adventist.news/en/news/meet-avondales-new-president

Calendar & Giving

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August 1 Offering is for COVID Relief in the Local Church

August 8 Offering is for Andrews and Loma Linda Universities
 
AdventistGiving allows you to return your tithe and give your offerings online, in a secure way, while you do your online banking, are on a long business trip, on vacation, or even if you are unable to attend church due to an illness. 
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Calendar of Events 

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