January 30, 2015
Making Magnificent Marriages
February 19, 2016
Marriage Vows: Living the Commitment
February 12, 2016
Christian Marriage Sabbath
February 13, 2016
Christian Home & Marriage Week
February 13, 2016
Making Love Last - Married Couples' Retreat
February 19, 2016
Mad About Marriage
February 19, 2016
Christian Parenting Sabbath
February 20, 2016
February 26, 2016
NAD Day of Hope
April 16, 2016
Family Togetherness Week
September 11, 2016
Family Togetherness Sabbath
September 17, 2016
|Claudio Consuegra, DMin
Pamela Consuegra, PhD
Our mission of evangelism is to provide resources, training, and networking opportunities for those working to strengthen or rebuild families within the territory of the North American Division.
Healthy families for eternity.
We welcome submissions of your conference or union sponsored:
- upcoming events
- photos or
videos of recent events
- ministry newsletters
Blessings for the New Year
As you stand on the starting point of a new year, what do you see? What opportunities lie on the roa
d ahead? What blessings is God waiting to pour out?
I Am the New Year
I am the New Year. I am an unspoiled page in your book of time.
I am your next chance at the art of living. I a
m your opportunity to practice what you have learned about life during the last twelve months.
All that you sought and didn't find is hidden in me, waiting for you to search it but with more determination.
All the good that you tried for and didn't achieve is mine to grant when you have fewer conflicting desires.
All that you dreamed but didn't dare to do, all that you hoped but did not will, all the faith that you claimed but did not have-these slumber lightly, waiting to be awakened by the touch of a strong purpose.
I am your opportunity to renew your allegiance to Him who said, "Behold, I make all things new." (Bible Illustrator)
It has been an honor and a privilege to serve alongside you this past year and we look forward to continuing that team ministry. We wish you a wonderful new year filled with blessings, joy, and treasured moments. May 2016 be the year Jesus takes us home with Him!
Drs. Claudio & Pamela Consuegra
NAD Family Ministries Department "Help! I'm a Parent" Receives 2015 Best of Silver Spring Award
Silver Spring Award Program Honors the Achievement
SILVER SPRING November 16, 2015 -- NAD Family Ministries Department "Help I'm a Parent" has been selected for the 2015 Best of Silver Spring Award in the Religious Organization category by the Silver Spring Award Program.
Each year, the Silver Spring Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category.
These are local companies that enhance the positive i
mage of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Silver Spring area a great place to live, work and play.
Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2015 Silver Spring Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Silver Spring Award Program and data provided by third parties.
About Silver Spring Award Program
The Silver Spring Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Silver Spring area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.
The Silver Spring Award Program was established to recognize the best of local businesses in our community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to recognize the small business community's contributions to the U.S. economy.
Men's Ministries - HVAC Training
Southern California Conference S D A Men's Ministry is please to inform, that the third (3) semester in (HVAC ) training started this Wednesday December 9,2015. The course is a six months term, The graduates are certified after passing a E PA certified exam. Numerous job opportunities are available and are please for the success rate we have achieved since we started in February 2014. These are areas Men Ministry engages and focuses and the whole training is free of charge. To God be the glory
Elder Charles Dolcey,
Men's Ministry President
Southern California Conference
Family and Evangelism
I am pleased to announce that "End-Time Messages from Jesus", vol. 5 is now ready to be downloaded from
. It consists of seven sermons on family, whose main contributor has been the pastor and evangelist Carlos Rando, with broad experience in these and other issues on all continents.
The Evangelia team coordinated by Carlos Gervasio made an excellent graphic work with contemporary multi ethnic artwork in high resolution. The Sermons PowerPoint and Keynote are open and fully editable in any language. Also the full text of the sermon is in Word, offering the flexibility to the preacher to adapt the sermon.
Volumes 6 and 7 are in preparation and will be on the site in 2016.
Feel free to share this message with colleagues and friends If you want to share with the world field a full series or mini-series of sermons that you've prepared, you can send the material in Word with a note of authorization to use it free and we will gladly consider as one of the next volumes.
Merry Christmas and a blessed New Year
GC Evangelism and Church Growth
February 13-20 - Christian Home & Marriage Week
February 13 - Christian Marriage Sabbath
February 20 - Christian Parenting Sabbath
May 21 - Single Adult Sabbath
September 3 - Men's Day of Prayer
September 11-17 - Family Togetherness Week
September 17 - Family Togetherness Sabbath
: Research shows that between 30 and 50 percent of new members who are baptized do not stick to the church. They fall away. Sometimes we notice only after it has been several months or even years. What happened to them? Where did they go? Why did they leave? And, most importantly, what could we
have done to help them stay connected to God's family?
Welcome to the Family
will help you integrate newly baptized members into the local congregation. It involves inviting the entire church, including new members, to attend one program per week over a period of six weeks. These sessions will work like glue to bond people to the church. (Read more.)
Each two-hour program begins with a fellowship meal and music, followed by a time of learning about health, spiritual and church dynamics, and, most importantly, family and relationship issues. Reproducible handouts for each session are included in this manual.
- Conflict Resolution
- Love Works
- Growing in Christ
- Celebrating Your Church Family
Improve new member retention by hosting a Welcome to the Family program in your church and helping all members build friendships, strengthen family bonds, and improve their relationships.
Includes CD with PowerPoint presentations.
Update on Two New Parenting Resources
God has continued to lead in the parenting initiative and we are thrilled to share with you an update on two new parenting resources:
1. "Help, I'm a Parent II"-(for parents with children ages 8-12) The manual for this next edition has now been written and edited We have completed filming all of the
in-home segments and the studio filming with the guest experts is scheduled for the end of January. This resource kit should be available for release in the spring. (Read more.)
2. "Parenting Kids with Different Abilities"-(by Kristin Breiner) We have heard numerous requests for a
supplemental parenting book for raising children with special needs. We wanted our parents to have an
authentic voice in this book. Therefore, we asked Kristin Breiner, a pastor's wife and women's ministry leader to share the challenges and joys of her personal journey. We are finishing the final lay-out and design of this book and it will be available shortly.
It is so exciting to hear stories of how God is using these resources. We give the praise and glory to Him. Please continue to keep this important initiative in your prayers.
Resources for Family Ministries
Help! I'm a Parent Kit
A Follower of Jesus - Discipleship Guide
Making Jesus My Best Friend - Baptismal Guide
To view resources available for your ministry, just click on any of the ministry links below: