Announcements for Dec. 9, 2023

Prayer Meeting on Wed. evenings at 7:00 p.m.  Come join in the study of Matthew.


Next Board Meeting will meet in executive session on Mon. evening, Dec. 11, at 6:30 p.m. Please mark your calendar.


Dorm Dude Dinner Plan now to enjoy deluxe nachos and ice cream sundaes with your dorm dude on Sun., Dec. 10, from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at the Gentry Youth Center.  Please RSVP to Bonnie and bring a small gift (under $15) for your adopted dude. 479-736-2221 Ext. 143. or


Cookies Needed We will be offering homemade cookies and hot chocolate to our guest at the end of the nativity walk thru. If you could help make cookies bring them individually wrapped in a small baggie to the Ad building at the academy (Tue. Dec. 12-Fri, Dec.15) Contact Judy Fetters for questions 804-874-9430.


Save the Date Social Committee is planning on a New Years Eve social Sun. evening, Dec. 31, at the Youth Center.  Watch for more details.


An Ozark Christmas Concert by Ozark Adventist Academy choir and orchestra at the Gentry church, Fri evening, Dec. 15, at 7:30 p.m. A love offering will be taken.


Exciting News!!  Adventurer Club will be starting at the Gentry Church in January, 2024.  If you have a child ages 4 to 4th grade please contact Cynda Grant to have your child registered on her list.  You will not want to miss out on all the things planned for our children.  Contact Cynda Grant 318-505-3540. TO MAKE THIS PROGRAM SUCCESSFUL WE WILL NEED WILLING VOLUNTEERS TO HELP!


Women’s Ministry  is collecting gently used coats and new socks for the homeless.  Place them in the plastic tote in the hall way.


6th Annual Christmas to the Cross, live walk-through nativity will happen again. If you would like to help with the nativity or have any questions call Judy Fetters at 804-874-9430 or email   Dec. 16 from 3:00-6:00 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 17, 3:00-6:00 p.m.


Devotional Books If you would like a 2024 devotional book please contact Sleepy Hollow.


Memorial Service for Ella Taylor will be at the Springtown SDA Church, Sat. Dec. 9 at 3:00 p.m.


Part-time Positions at Ozark Adventist Academy   There are two positions open in the cafeteria and one at McKee.  If you are interested please contact Robert Fetters at or 479-736-2221.


Thank You for the beautiful “Dish Garden” arrangement for the recent loss of our mother/grandmother, Ella Taylor.  We also appreciated your cards, visits and prayers.  Don, Linda, Megan and Camden Syfert, Garry and Judy Williams  



You can support this humanitarian ministry of your church through your prayers, and financial gifts.  A portion of the money stays in our local church to help our Community Service Center meet the needs of our local people.  Please turn in your contribution by

Dec. 31, 2023 

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