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September 2015 Bulletin Board



UNION COLLEGE, Lincoln, Neb., seeks mathematics professor. Doctorate or ABD required for tenure-track position. Strong commitment to integrating Adventist faith, teaching and scholarship is essential. Submit cover letter and CV to Dr. Carrie Wolfe, Chair, Division of Science and Mathematics,

UNION COLLEGE seeks Seventh-day Adventist experienced in K-12 education, and eligible for a Nebraska teaching certification, to teach curriculum and instruction courses and supervise elementary student teachers. Ten years of elementary teaching experience and multigrade teaching experience are essential. Doctorate strongly preferred. Email letter of interest and CV to Dr. Denise White, Chair of Human Development, Effective: summer 2016.

BINDERY WORKERS WANTED: Pacific Press Publishing Association seeks Seventh-day Adventist bindery workers for full-time positions. Applicants should have two to four years of experience, showing mechanical aptitude and the proven ability to set up and run difficult bindery machines. Must also be able to stand for a complete shift and lift loads of up to 40 lbs. in weight. Hourly rate based on experience. Contact Ms. Alix Mansker, HR Director, POB 5353, Nampa ID 83653; phone (208) 465-2567; fax (208) 465-2531; email

SOUTHWESTERN ADVENTIST UNIVERSITY’S Business Department seeks finance faculty to begin spring or fall term 2016. Successful candidate will possess proficiency in previous teaching experience. Candidate should hold earned doctorate in finance or related field. Master’s candidate with minimum of 18 graduate hours in finance considered. Instruction in multiple areas preferred. Send cover letter and CV to Dr. Aaron Moses at



VICTORIOUS LIVING LIFESTYLE 28-DAY PROGRAM for individuals challenged with addiction issues: drugs, stress, alcohol, appetite, smoking and depression. Program dates are flexible. Cost: $4,800. Butler Creek Health Education Center, Iron City, Tenn. Register online,, or call (931) 213-1329.

EARLITEEN AND YOUTH: ELLIOTDYLAN.COM for the Undercover Angels book series for Christian teens that builds on biblical principles and reinforces integrity. Great for Sabbath reading, church schools, home schools and gifts! Youth will enjoy these Christian novels filled with action, character-building lessons and Bible truths. Kindle and large print editions are available.

THE WILDWOOD LIFESTYLE CENTER can help you naturally treat and reverse diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, hypertension, obesity, arthritis, osteoporosis, fibromyalgia, lupus, multiple sclerosis, chronic fatigue, cancer, substance abuse, stress, anxiety, depression and many others. Invest in your health and call (800) 634-9355, for more information, or visit

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DEMAND IS HIGH FOR AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE MANAGEMENT with an expected job growth rate of 17% between 2010-2020, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Southern Adventist University offers an associate’s degree in automotive service, as well as a bachelor’s in automotive service management. Both programs feature hands-on experience with ASE master mechanics and a focus on incorporating Christ-centered values in the classroom as well as the workplace. Southern’s students have an 85% pass rate on ASE certification exams. Part-time work opportunities and internships are available in the auto shop on campus. Visit for more information.

THE CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT JOB OUTLOOK is strong with an expected growth rate of 16% between 2012-2022, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Southern Adventist University offers an associate’s degree as well as a bachelor’s in construction management. Students learn to unravel the complex components of commercial and residential construction projects and gain management techniques and leadership skills needed to supervise a job site. Southern’s program features hands-on experience, while incorporating Christ-centered values into both learning and working environments. Visit for more information.

Real Estate

FOR SALE: Large 193-acre campus, offices, classrooms, cafeteria, chapel, gym, dormitories (heated with free gas), 4-bay shop, homes, garden grounds and greenhouse. Well water system and sewage plant. Private, 20 acres of flat land, surrounded by beautiful, wooded hills. Great shopping nearby. $885,000. (304) 782-3628/3630. Salem, W.Va.

MONTEREY, TENN.—RURAL HOME FOR SALE: 2,200 sq. ft., 2-story log home on 5.14 acres partially wooded. 3BR, 2.5BA, cathedral ceiling, wood stove, wrap around deck, extra large bonus room above 2-car garage. Many extras. Pictures can be emailed. Quiet neighborhood, 6-7 minutes from Heritage Academy. Call 530-762-2948.

ENJOY WORRY-FREE RETIREMENT AT FLETCHER PARK INN on the Fletcher Academy campus near Hendersonville, N.C. Spacious villa homes and limited rental apartments available now. Enjoy a complimentary lunch at our vegetarian buffet on the day of your no-obligation tour. Call Loretta for details: (800) 249-2882; and visit

Buying? Selling? Residential Homes in Maryland. Call: The MdSmartBuy Team. Phyllis Newman, (301) 922-5166 and Janice Valois, (301) 502-2103. Re/max Realty Center, Inc., (301) 774-5900, (800) 586-4669 or at Email: or

REAL ESTATE AGENT IN VIRGINIA. For Buyer and Seller. Call: Sarah Kwon, Realtor, ABR, CIPS, CNE, e-PRO. United Real Estate, Reston, Va. (703) 887-8469. Email:



ARE YOU MOVING SOON? Before you rent a U-Haul and do it yourself, check our price and save yourself the hassle. Plan ahead now and reserve a time. Fast, direct and economical. Contact Gary Erhard, Erhard Moving and Storage, 610 S. Mechanic, Berrien Springs, MI 49103, 8-11 p.m., E.T., (269) 471-7366 or cell (248) 890-5700.

MARYLAND ADVENTIST PODIATRIST: Dr. Scott Nutter, highly trained, experienced and board certified, is available in several locations to help your foot/ankle problems, including arthritis, heel pain, spurs, diabetes, callouses, ingrown nails, sprains, fractures, warts, bunions, etc. Surgery, if it is needed, at Adventist hospitals. Laurel: (301) 317-6800, Greenbelt: (301) 345-5200, or Columbia: (410) 531-6350.

MARYLAND ADVENTIST DENTIST, David Lee, DDS, FAGD, AFAAID, has practices located in Silver Spring and Ellicott City, Md. He is extensively trained in implant, cosmetic, TMD/TMJ, sedation and laser dentistry. Dr. Lee is an Associate Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, as well as having many other certifications. For appointments, call (301) 649-5001 in Silver Spring and a new office located at 9256 Bendix Rd, Suite 202, Columbia, MD 21045. Mention this ad and receive a 10% discount on all services, excluding third-party payers. We welcome new patients!

MOVE WITH AN AWARD-WINNING AGENCY: Apex Moving & Storage partners with the General Conference to provide quality moves at a discounted rate. Call us for your relocation needs. Adventist beliefs uncompromised. Call Marcy Danté at (800) 766-1902 for a free estimate. Visit us at

AUTHORS of cookbooks, health books, children’s chapter and picture books, call (800) 367-1844 for your free evaluation. We publish all book formats and distribute to over 39,000 bookstores in 220 countries. Find our new titles at your local ABC or Used Adventist books at

PLANNING AN EVANGELISTIC SERIES OR HEALTH SEMINAR? Have questions? Need affordable, professionally prepared handbills, brochures, signs, banners and mailing services? Call free, (800) 274-0016, and ask for HOPE Customer Service or visit You deserve the best with confidence and peace of mind. Your friends at HOPESOURCE deliver on time.

RELOCATING FROM ONE STATE TO ANOTHER? The move counselors at Stevens Van Lines can help! With special pricing for all Seventh-day Adventist families, and recommended by the General Conference for over 14 years, quality is inherent. Call the Clergy Move Center direct for a no cost or obligation estimate at (800) 248-8313, or visit us at

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ADVENTIST ISRAEL TOUR: Join Jim Gilley, Danny Shelton and the 3ABN team for an unforgettable Bible Enrichment Tour. Fantastic buffets, fellowship and guides. Affordable. Two departure dates: November 15-23 or November 18-29. Contact Jennifer at Maranatha Tours: (602) 788-8864, or Jill at 3ABN: (618) 627-4651.



Legal Notice



The triennial session of the Pennsylvania Conference of Seventh-day Adventists will convene at 9:30 a.m., Sunday, November 8, 2015, at Blue Mountain Academy in Hamburg, Pa.

The purpose of this meeting is to elect officers for the ensuing term, to receive reports and to transact such other business as may properly come before this full conference in session at that time.

The Organizing Committee to select the Nominating Committee and nominate the Constitution and Bylaws Committee will meet at 10 a.m., Sunday, September 13, 2015, at the Harrisburg Seventh-day Adventist Church in Harrisburg, Pa.


Raymond C. Hartwell, President

William J. Peterson, Executive Secretary



Notice is hereby given that the regular session of the Adventist Health Ministries Constituency will be held in connection with the triennial session of the Pennsylvania Conference of Seventh-day Adventists at 9:30 a.m., Sunday, November 8, 2015, at Blue Mountain Academy in Hamburg, Pa.

This meeting is called for the election of trustees and for the transaction of any other business that may properly come before the session at that time. Every delegate to the Pennsylvania triennial constituency is a member of this session.


Raymond C. Hartwell, President

William J. Peterson, Executive Secretary



Notice is hereby given that the triennial session of the Pennsylvania Conference Association of Seventh-day Adventists will be held in connection with the triennial session of the Pennsylvania Conference of Seventh-day Adventists at 9:30 a.m., Sunday, November 8, 2015, at Blue Mountain Academy in Hamburg, Pa.

The purpose of this meeting is to elect trustees and transact any other business that may come before the association at that time. Delegates to the Pennsylvania Conference session are recognized as delegates to the association meeting.


Raymond C. Hartwell, President

William J. Peterson, Executive Secretary




USED ADVENTIST BOOK SALE, Sunday, September 20, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., at Mountain View Christian School, 305 Fleming St., S. Williamsport, PA 17702. Over 1,000 used Adventist books with an assortment of books by Ellen G. White. For more information, call John Segar at (269) 781-6379. Part of the proceeds will go to Adventist education in Williamsport.


HAGERSTOWN (MD) church SABBATH SUNDOWN SERENADES: Sept. 5 at 6:30 p.m., our special young organist, Jermaine Cain; Sept. 26 at 6 p.m., Victor Clairmont, an exceptional baritone who performed at the recent General Conference Session; Oct. 3 at 6 p.m., Rodrigo Paiva, classical guitarist, assisted by Elizabeth Appleton, violinist—truly a concert for music lovers; Oct. 10 at 11 a.m., world-class violinist Jaime Jorge will be presenting the morning worship service. Inspiring! All programs will be held at the Hagerstown Seventh-day Adventist Church, 11507 Robinwood Drive. For additional info: (301) 733-4411.

NEW MARKET SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH celebrates “Welcome Home Sabbath” October 3. Come join current members for a day of worship and visiting around the dinner table. Dr. Calvin Taylor will present a special worship program, “Holy Scripture—Alive With Sounds of Music.” Lunch is on the house, including conversation with charming Adventists. Dr. Taylor will also perform a full piano concert at 5:30 p.m. Call (540) 335-8220 for a preview.

Maryland Men of Faith 2015 Conference: “When Champions Are Few”. Keynote Speaker: Dwayne Lemon. Seminar Speakers: Phillip Collins, Geoff Crowley, Volodymyr Grinchenko, Dan Jensen, Dwayne Lemon, Eli Rojas, Tyler Trahan. Sabbath, October 3, Mt. Aetna Camp and Retreat Center, Hagerstown, Md. Early Registration by September 22: $39/$25 for adults & youth (ages 14-19), includes lunch and dinner. Online or mail-in registration details available at: Questions? Email:



JACKSON, Bessie L. “Nan,” born July 22, 1926, in Morgantown, W.Va., to the late William and Isabelle Robins Sweitzer; died December 10, 2014, at the Jameson Memorial Hospital in New Castle, Pa. She was a member of the Evergreen church in Boardman, Ohio. Bessie was retired from her longtime position as office manager for Westgate Furniture. Her family meant everything to her, and her greatest joy came from spending time with them. In addition to her husband of 70 years, Charles L. Jackson, whom she married in 1944, she is survived by her children: Kathy (Douglas) Dickson of Chattanooga, Tenn., Karen (David) Simo of New Castle, and William E. (Rejane) Jackson of Hagerstown, Md.; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

KESSLER, John M. Sr., “Sonny,” born December 27, 1934, in Chambersville, Pa.; died December 31, 2014, in Home, Pa. He was a member of the Indiana (Pa.) church. John joined the U.S. Army and served in Korea, returning home as a disabled veteran. He was baptized into the Adventist Church in 1991. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Helen Keith Kessler, of Home; his three daughters: Donna (Gary) Kanouff of Marion Center, Pa., Wanda (Lewis) Slade of Home, and Tammy (Mark) Frain of Home; his son, John M. (Kristin) Kessler, II, of Home; his sisters, Elinor (Toot) Henry of Indiana, and Marjorie (Lawrence) Wood of Creekside, Pa.; his brother, Paul (Gloria) Kessler of Marion Center; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. John was preceded in death by his parents, P. Bert and Gladys (Carnahan) Kessler; sisters, Nellie Han Kinson and Thelma Graham; and his brother, Daniel Kessler.





Deleware Beach

Going to the Delaware or Maryland Beaches This Summer?

Join us in Ocean City for a relaxed, inspiring Sabbath Service

Sligo by the Sea 2015

June 20          Peter Hardy
June 27          Kermit Netteburg
July 4              Charles Tapp
July 11             Gary Gibbs
July 18            Charles Sandefur
July 25            Larry Evans
Aug 1              William Johnsson
Aug 8              Norma/Richard Osborn
Aug 15             Elissa Kido
Aug 22            Mike Speegle
Aug 29           Dave Weigley
Sept 5             Gerald Klingbeil
Sept 12           Nathan Krause
Sept 19           Don McFarlane
Sept 26           Nikolaus Satelmajer


Sabbath School 10 a.m.—Worship Service 11 a.m.
St. Peter’s Lutheran Church
10300 Coastal Highway
Ocean City, Md.
For further information, visit or call, (301) 980-2000

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