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 Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Friday Sunset  5:45 pm    -    Saturday Sunset  5:47 pm


Orcas Adventist Fellowship​
Sabbath School 10 AM 
Church Service 11 AM

Speaker: Mike Parnell
Elder in Charge: Tom Roosma
No Fellowship Potluck

Friday Harbor SDA Church 
Sabbath School 10 AM 
Church Service 11 AM
Speaker: Pastor Don Bryan

Elder in Charge: Richard Foster
Fellowship Potluck

Orcas Community Dinners:  On Tuesday, February 13, the Orcas Christian School staff and students, along with members of the Orcas Adventist Fellowship, invited the Community in to enjoy a freshly prepared Mexican meal; over 350 people we're served. Next month will be the third and last Community Dinner of the year. Mark your calendars now and plan to join us on Tuesday, March 13, from 5 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. The menu will be an Asian fare.  All are welcome to attend!  Check out the PHOTOS


OCS Mid-Winter Break is February 19 - 23. Classes will resume on Monday, February 26.

Orcas Church Board is scheduled to meet on Thursday, February 22, in the OCS lunch room from 5:30p - 7:00p


Revelation Speaks Peace Seminar at Friday Harbor Church starts on Friday, March 9 at 7pmPray for the mailers that will be in our neighbor’s mail boxes soon.

Prayer Weekend 2018 at Camp Orkila on Orcas will be held April 13-15.  Mark your calendars and plan to attend.

A Time of Prayer is held after the fellowship meal each Sabbath at the Friday Harbor Church. All are invited to join in for a short prayer time together. 

Friday Harbor Church Pantry is in serious need of food donations. Please bring your donated items to the church. Thank you for helping those less fortunate.


Friday Harbor Church Bulletins  All bulletin information can be sent to fridayharborchurch@gmail.com or call Virlinda at (360) 370-5557. Please turn bulletin info in by Wednesday evening prior to Sabbath.


Orcas Womens Bible Study meets every Wednesday from 4pm-5:30pm in the OCS lunch room. We have just begun a new Beth Moore study in her latest book, "The Quest". For more information and to receive a book and study guide please call Patricia @ 360-298-2313.

Friday Harbor Bible Study is postponed until further notice.

Lopez Bible Study will meet each Tuesday in February at 7:00 pm at the Parlin's home. Please note the change of day.

Beautiful Hands will meet each Friday evening, 6pm-8pm at the OCS High School, Room 306. 

Small Group Prayer meets in the Orcas Christian School Elementary Building each Sabbath from 9:45a - 10:10a.  Pray together or silently for God's leading in your life, for our community, our schools and our church.  Open to all.

Lopez Adventist Fellowship will meet on Sabbath, February 24 at 10:30 a.m. at the Parlin's home. There will be a potluck following the study time.


Mission Story from Mexico: "A Second Chance

Pastor's Message ​"Building Bridges" by Pastor Don Bryan 


 February Birthdays


Melaine Murphy 2
Breezy Davis 4
Anna Vedder 4
Brian Vedder 8
Brynna Gregg 15
​Sebastian Spaulding 17
Kaylee Mederios 20
Halley (Parnell) Evenson 22
Michael Douglas M. Smith 22
Jackson Patton 24
Patricia Plummer 28

AdventistGiving is a way to give offerings and pay tithe online.  Access it by clicking on this link or the one at the top of the page. 

Text your Prayer Requests to 424-4PRAYER.

Winter Ferry Schedule effective January 7, 2018 - March 31, 2018

Health Note

by Sally Coffin, R.N.
The Benefits of Chia Seeds

Two tablespoons of chia seeds contain:                                          

64% more potassium than a banana

2 times the antioxidants of blueberries

40% of your daily fiber need

5 times the calcium than milk

100 % more Omega-3 than Salmon

3 times more iron than spinach

20% protein

32% your daily magnesium

Easy to have extra nutrition when added to smoothies, puddings, hot cereal or baked cookies, cakes or breads.

Live Gently and be blessed!

Sally Coffin, Parish Nurse