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The Scoop-September 20th, 2018

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September 20th, 2018

This week @ The Place

Join us this Sabbath as we gather to worship and praise our redeemer. This Sabbath Pastor Simon will continue his new sermon series on the Gospel of John titled "The Family of God".  This week's sermon, "God Becomes One of Us" is based on John 1:14-18.  We look forward to having Nathan Beddoe lead us in praise and worship, and Aidan and Brendan Syto will share special music.

 

 

Financial Support for the Mission of The Place 

We appreciate your faithfulness and love and look forward to many more blessings in Jesus in 2018. Our monthly budget is just over $20,000 and we invite your faithful support. We invite your online at www.theplacechurch.com with no fees involved.

Our last Sabbath @ church

THIS Sabbath, September 22nd is our last Sabbath in our current church facility! God has blessed us so much in our place...and we look forward to continued blessings. Please come and celebrate with us this Sabbath as we worship together and praise God in unison.

If you can help us, we will be MOVING all of our stuff to our new facility at The Bridge, THIS Saturday night, Sept. 22d at 6:30 p.m. Please come and help us move and share in some pizza together.

Our new church is located at 999 Rancho Conejo Blvd, Newbury Park.

 

Kayak-This Sabbath afternoon; YA fellowship lunch

LITE (collegiate group) is going kayaking and our young adult group is having a fellowship lunch at Jorge and Vivian Diaz' home (tacos!) Please talk to Pastor Alex for more info.

 

 

Worship Workshop begins this Sabbath

Worship workshop (our Junior High and Youth worship band) starts THIS Sabbath, September 22d at 9 a.m. in Suite 16 at The Place.

Allie Vete and Nathan Beddoe will lead out and alternate weeks. Going forward, w.w. will meet the FIRST AND THIRD Saturdays of the month as we move into our new facility at The Bridge.

 

 

Magic Mountain Outing for Youth & Young Adults-THIS Sunday

Pastor Alex and Wendell Phipps are planning a trip to Magic Mountain Sunday, Sept. 23d. The cost is $45 and lunch is not provided, so please bring some cash to eat ($20 should be plenty). All youth and young adults are invited!! For more info, contact pastor Alex or Wendell Phipps. 

  

The Place Church @ a new location

We will meet at a new location beginning October 6th at The Bridge (999 Rancho Conejo Blvd). Come and join us, there will be a fellowship lunch to follow.

 

 

Church camping trip NEXT weekend at Sycamore Canyon-sign up now -NO S.S. or Church at The Place Sept. 29.

Please join us for a fabulous camping weekend coming up NEXT weekend (NOT this coming one!) September 28-30th at Sycamore Canyon Campground.

You can CAMP from Thursday night (Sept. 27) through Sunday morning. Cost is only $30 for family.

As usual, we will start the weekend with a beach vespers at 6 p.m. on Friday evening, have Sabbath School (10:30 a.m.) and church (11:30 a.m.) at the campground on Sabbath, followed by Fellowship lunch (haystacks – please bring something) and then head back to the beach in the afternoon for fun and fellowship. Sign up today to reserve your spot or just come for the day on Sabbath. It is an awesome time together.

THERE IS NO S.S. or CHURCH at The Place on Sept. 29th! We will all be at the campground and beach. 

 

 

Run for clean water with Team World Vision

Ever wish you could help others and yourself at the same time? You are able to accomplish both of those goals by joining to run the Los Angeles marathon in the name of clean water! Choose the half or full marathon, commit to raising money to end the clean water crisis in Africa, and have fun training with our awesome church family! We have raised over $600,000 dollars as a church and would love to have our best year yet by saving more lives than ever! One $50 dollar donation is a lifetime of clean water. #farthertogether. More details this Sabbath.

 

 

Literacy training

Join our English tutoring program and help an adult learn or improve their English skills. Attend a one day training workshop and you will be ready to work one on one with a student. A Laubach Literacy training workshop will be offered on Saturday, October 13 in Ventura from 9-4.  To sign up or for more information contact Joyce Thomsen 805 377-8892. Website -laubachventura.org

 

 

Small Groups Forming NOW

Small groups are starting once again in the fall.  There will be flyer in the bulletin at church for the next few weeks with all of the information on the current small groups and their locations.  You will have the opportunity to sign up to join a small group, or to start one of your own.  Please talk to Pastor Simon or Ben Seifert if you have any questions.

 

Women's Retreat @ Hume Lake -deposits due

The Women’s Retreat provides a weekend with new and old friends sharing times of fellowship, reflection, and laughter. Hume Lake will stop at nothing to provide solid Biblical teaching, fabulous food, a variety of recreational activities, craft sessions and inspiring worship. This year's retreat will be held October 5-7, the cost is $255 per person and the deposit of $100 is now due.  Please sign up this weekend, spots are limited.

  

Run the Amazing Race @ Camarillo SDA Church

The Amazing Race is a scavenger hunt-type course (patterned after the “Amazing Race” on t.v.) but this one is a race to different places around Camarillo. The event will take place on Saturday evening, October 6th beginning at 6 p.m. (worship, supper, followed by the race). The cost is $20 per team.  Meet in the fellowship hall at the Camarillo Adventist Church. Everyone, anyone, church member or not, neighbors, friends, co-workers, ANY AGE! Make a team of 2-5 people, including the driver (driver must be at least 25 yrs old). For more info, contact Colleen Gonzalez (Camarillo Adventist Pathfinder Director), or email her at neca7@roadrunner.com.

 

 

 

 

Junior High 

Sept. 22 Sat: Worship workshop begins

Feb 1-3: Hume Lake Jr. High Winter Camp (space is limited)

 

Youth

 

Sep.23 - Magic Mountain Event! Hey everyone! We are planning a trip to Magic Mountain before the season is over. The cost is $45 and lunch is not provided so please bring some cash to eat ($20 should be plenty). All youth are invited!! For more info, contact pastor Alex or Wendell Phipps. 

Oct. 27 - You are all invited to our Fall Fest celebration! We will have live music, games, food, and many other activities for all ages. This is a perfect opportunity to invited friends and family from your community. 

Nov. 3 - Volleyball and Beach Day!! Before the California summer ends, The Youth ministry is inviting you to a day of “Fun in The Sun”!  We will have Haystacks that day (YUM!), so please bring something to share. Bring a friend too! For more info, contact Pastor Alex or Wendell Phipps.  

Dec. 8 - LITE ministry and the Place Youth are joining forces to do some Outreach, to help people in need on Skid Row in LA , more details to come.  

LITE Ministry Small Group:

L - Leading young people to Christ. 

I - Igniting young people’s faith

T - Teaching the gospel 

E - Empowering young people to be a witness, a vessel for Christ.

 

Sep.23 - Magic Mountain Event! Hey everyone! We are planning a trip to Magic Mountain before the season is over. The cost is $45 and lunch is not provided so please bring some cash to eat ($20 should be plenty). All youth are invited!! For more info, contact pastor Alex or Wendell Phipps.  

September 30 - CicLAvia Sunday September 31 9am to 4pm. This is an 8 mile street bike ride party, full of music, food, and good family time. Please come, participate, and invite a friend.  For more info contact pastor Alex or Daine Smith.

Oct. 27 - You are all invited to our Fall Fest celebration! We will have live music, games, food, and many other activities for all ages. This is a perfect opportunity to invited friends and family from your community. 

Nov. 3 - Volleyball and Beach Day!! Before the California summer ends, The Youth ministry is inviting you to a day of “Fun in The Sun”!  We will have Haystacks that day (YUM!), so please bring something to share. Bring a friend too! For more info, contact Pastor Alex or Wendell Phipps. 

Dec. 8 - LITE ministry and the Place Youth are joining forces to do some Outreach, to help people in need on Skid Row in LA , more details to come.  

 

 

Young Adult Happenings: 

 

September 22 - All are invited to Jorge and Vivian's home for Lunch. @ 4909 Edenbridge Rd, Moorpark, CA 93021. The theme is Taco's so bring something to share. Our time together will begin at 2:00pm until 5pm. 

Sep.23 - Magic Mountain Event! Hey everyone! We are planning a trip to Magic Mountain before the season is over. The cost is $45 and lunch is not provided so please bring some cash to eat ($20 should be plenty). All youth are invited!! For more info, contact pastor Alex or Wendell Phipps.  

September 30 - CicLAvia Sunday September 31 9am to 4pm. This is an 8 mile street bike ride party, full of music, food, and good family time. Please come, participate, and invite a friend.  For more info contact pastor Alex or Daine Smith.

Oct. 27 - You are all invited to our Fall Fest celebration! We will have live music, games, food, and many other activities for all ages. This is a perfect opportunity to invited friends and family from your community. 

Nov. 3 - Volleyball and Beach Day!! Before the California summer ends, The Youth ministry is inviting you to a day of “Fun in The Sun”!  We will have Haystacks that day (YUM!), so please bring something to share. Bring a friend too! For more info, contact Pastor Alex or Wendell Phipps. 

Dec. 8 - LITE ministry and the Place Youth are joining forces to do some Outreach, to help people in need on Skid Row in LA , more details to come.  

 

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