Gettysburg SDA Newsletter
" We are all woven together in the great web of humanity, and whatever we can do to benefit and uplift others will reflect in blessing upon ourselves. "
Happy Sabbath! We hope you can join us this week!
While Sabbath School is still suspended, due to the pandemic, we are having a modified Worship Service with announcements beginning at approximately 11:00 AM. We ask that you practice social distancing, use masks, as needed, and practice frequent hand washing. Hand sanitizer is provided.
Congratulations Again to the H.S. Graduates!
There were errors in last week's newsletter! This is the corrected information!
Ben Kiessling, son of Louise and Ken Kiessling, is graduating this year from Littlestown High School. He previously attended and graduated from our Gettysburg Adventist Christian School. He will be going straight into the workforce with his sights set on using his engineering expertise. He received the High Honor Award for Engineering from Littlestown HS! He plans on continuing his education, locally. His goal is to get his BS in Engineering! Way to go, Ben! Congrats to you! 
Juliana White, daughter of Eric and Carmen White is graduating from Gettysburg High School with a substantial scholarship to East Carolina University. She is a product of Gettysburg Adventist Christian School, as well! She has her sights set on a medical degree.

Congratulations Juli! We are so very proud of you!   

All are invited to a
Church Pavilion Graduation Picnic Party
Scheduled for Sabbath 06/13/2020 after Worship

The menu is Haystacks! (Please see Louella for suggestions, what to bring) Cake & beverage is provided.

Due to Covid-19 those wishing to bring their own packed lunches are welcome to do so!
Mail tithe to :
PO Box 3038
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Bookkeeper, LeRoy Jackson, Reports a Healthy Church!
Would you like to hear some good news for a change? Brother Jackson reported, at the Wednesday night board meeting, that our congregation was very faithful returning tithes and offerings during the time we discontinued services, from mid March through May. During the height of the pandemic, the Gettysburg congregation either mailed or used the secure online portal to submit their offerings. He reports that the Gettysburg Church is in good financial health, as long as we keep it up! He also noted that this was highly unusual as there are reports that other churches are struggling to make their bills during the pandemic. Let's all praise God for this good news!
Principal, Rose Gamblin reports that the school received grant money to cover costs related to the Pandemic, including dollars to pay for PPE and janatorial services.

She made a proposal to use two Sabbath School rooms in the fellowship hall for extra classrooms for the school. It was agreed that this would be covered at the next business meeting. She went on to explain how the school expansion to church property will benefit the church, indirectly. She will go over the various perks at the next business meeting.

Security cameras are another topic to be discussed.
Pastor is very impressed with the evangelist effort that is currently progresshing at the Hanover Church. The numbers are very high considering there was a break due to COVID-19 Pandemic. Altogether there are approx 35 attending, including the church members. Prophesies of Hope is on Tuesdays at 7 PM at the Hanover Church.

For those, at Gettysburg, wishing to have Sabbath School, try out the Zoom Sabbath School led out by Bill Waring of Hanover. He invites you to connect at 9 AM to 10:15. This will give you plenty of time to go to church for Worship!
Click below for an important message from our PA Conference President.
[717] 334-6522

Gettysburg Seventh-day Adventist Church
Physical Address: 1495 Biglerville Road,
Gettysburg PA 17325

Mail to: PO Box 3038
Gettysburg, PA 17325