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So . . . Why Do You Go to Church on Saturday?

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Why Do I Go to Church on Saturday?

Hear Pastor Tony's Answer on Sabbath, February 6

How would you answer this question? Perhaps you've been a lifelong Seventh-day Adventist. Maybe you're newer to the Sabbath. Perhaps you're not sure it's such a big deal. Regardless of which camp you fall into, Pastor Tony's simple, three-point answer to this question will help you. PLEASE join us in worship this coming Sabbath. In advance and support of his sermon, Pastor Cash encourages you to review the resources found at http://www.sabbathtruth.com.

Gospel Ensemble Practice

This coming Sabbath afternoon, 2:30 pm
at the church. All welcome.

Second Sabbath = It Is Written

Friday/Sabbath, February 12 & 13

Jeff Blumenberg, Associate Trust Director of It Is Written, will be our guest for February's 2nd Sabbath. Here are our plans:
1) Friday Soup Supper/Presentation: Come enjoy a 6 pm provided soup supper followed by Jeff sharing stories, video & exciting developments from It Is Written. 
2) Sabbath Worship: Jeff will worship with us on Sabbath and speak on Not One Thing. 
3) Potluck: And of course, we'll enjoy our traditional potluck. 
4) Volunteers: Kitchen Prep - Karen Fritz, Edie Webb & Sandy McCranie. Clean-Up - Bob & Marilee Dykes, Raymond & Karen Fritz, Kim & Stacy Nazario, Todd & Lorie Wagner, Danny & Gina Webb, Karen Ramsey, Jason & Meghan Williams, Linda Syfert, Andrew & Jamie Short.

Springtown Valentine's Party:
Made with Love!

Sunday, February 14, 5:30 pm

Come one. Come ALL. It's Valentine's Day and Springtown's throwing a party.
1) BUBBA BAKE-OFF: Gentlemen! Start your planning. Buy your ingredients. Get ready to cook. Just no help from the ladies in your life. It's time for some good ol' fashioned head-to-head dessert competition. Young and old can compete. Cakes. Pies. Cookies. Tarts. Whatever your heart desires. Show us what you've got. There will be judging and prizes awarded. 
2) SUPPER PROVIDED: While the men are slinging dessert fixings and a healthy amount of "trash" talk, there will be an equally talented group cooking a delicious supper for us to enjoy
3) FAMILY MOVIE: After we've eaten and Bake-Off winners are announced, we'll enjoy a movie together.
4) BABYSITTING? If you need babysitting, please let Teresa Netzel know ASAP.
It may be Valentine's Day, but this is one evening where everyone is welcome!

Springtown Lives on God's Word

Join Us as We Tap Into His Living Letter

Women's Study Group -- Mondays, 11:30 am-1 pm

A weekly time of Bible study, prayer & fellowship. Lunch is provided.

The Compelling Love of God -- Wednesdays, 7-8 pm

Our study series continues with "Motivated by Fear or Love" (Chapter 3/http://www.compellinglove.org). Read ahead and come ready for a blessing.

Springtown Helps Kids!

Support Group for Kids of Divorce or Separation
13-Week Series Begins Sunday, February 21

This special program is for kids ages 5-12 who are in families affected by divorce or separation. The group will meet each Sunday from 10-11:30 am at Springtown. Each session is full of games, activities, crafts, stories, exercise, videos & music centered around a weekly theme to help children process the many changes they are facing. Topics include: What's happening to my family? Facing my anger. How to deal with my sadness. It's not my fault. Dealing with loneliness. Telling my parents how I feel. Please share this information with friends and family who have been touched by divorce or separation. There is a $10 fee for the program and scholarships are available. Kids may attend this program even if their mom/dad isn't attending DivorceCare (see below). PLEASE NOTE: If you would like to help Pastor Cash facilitate this group, please contact him ASAP at 479-220-3065.

Check out this short video on DC4K. It may be just what your child, grandchild or even friend's kids need!

Springtown Helps Moms & Dads, Too!

Adult Support Group for Divorce or Separation
13-Week Series Also Begins Sunday, Feb. 21

DivorceCare, a nationally-recognized divorce recovery seminar and support group is coming to Springtown. Held Sundays from 10-11:30 am at Springtown, the group is geared for adults who are separated or have gone through divorce. Seminar sessions include Facing My Anger, Facing My Loneliness, New Relationships, KidCare, and Forgiveness. There is a $25 fee to cover material, but scholarships are available. If you have children ages 5-12, they would benefit from DC4K held at the same time. If you have family, friends or co-workers who have gone or are going through divorce, this may be a wonderful program to share with them.

Check out this short video on DivorceCare. 

Journey to Wholeness to Launch

Addiction Support Group Begins February 25

Thursday, February 25, at 7 pm a new support group begins at the TLC for anyone whose life is being affected by addictions. If you have a desire to stay clean/sober, want to rise above the pain caused by the addiction of a loved one, want to break the bondage of compulsive behavior, have a family member struggling with addiction, or are living with emotional or mental health challenges -- this free seminar may be just what you need. Developed by Adventist Recovery Ministries, the program is presented in conjunction with the Gentry church.