November 25, 2023, 11:00 a.m.

Enter with Praise
Nelson/Mills/Reeves Families

Welcome & Prayer
Phil Mills

Opening Hymn
565 For the Beauty of the Earth

Offering Call
Rodney Herra
GCC Ministries

Scripture Reading
Sibella Gill
Luke 17:5-6

Morning Prayer
Phil Mills

Children's Story
Stephen Mills

Special Music
Sammy DeGraff

Morning Message
Pastor Phil Mills Jr
Monotony, Gratitude and Increasing Faith

Closing Hymn
69 Lord, Make Us More Holy

Pastor Phil Mill Jr

Pianist: Joe Reeves Chorister: Nelson/Mills/Reeves Families



Sunset Today: 6:30PM   
Sunset Next Friday: 5:28PM
Transfer Out/Second Reading
Reynold Perez to Spencer SDA Church (Spencer TN)

Speaker for today:
We welcome pastor Phil Mills Jr as our speaker for today. He is serving as a pastor in MI. We pray for the Holy Spirit to pour upon him as he delivers God's messages.

Nursing Home MInistry: This Sabbath afternoon at 3PM you are invited to participate in ministering to the nursing home residents at Health Center Standifer Place (Dalton Building) 2626 Walker Road, Chattanooga, TN.

Samaritan Center Dock Offloading:  Come and join us as we offload the dock at Samaritan Center this Sabbath after sundown. It will be around 6PM. Many hands make light work and fun at the same time.

United in Prayer | Every Sabbath, 8:50-9:20 a.m. | South Bay SDA Church 
Please note that the united time of prayer every Sabbath morning is from 8:50-9:20 a.m.
The prayer team would like you to know that they have organized to pray for every family and every child in the church. If you would like to request prayer for a specific person or issue, you can request prayer at

Prayer After Divine Service
Join us in front of the platform for a short time of prayer immediately following  the divine service.

This Week

Pathfinders and Adventurers will have their meeting this Tuesday beginning with supper at 5:30PM.
Midweek Connection resumes this Tuesday at 6:30PM with a look at Daniel 4 as we continue our series Daniel & Revelation Verse by Verse.

Ministry Leaders for 2024 are encouraged to connect with their predecessor and review this year’s budget and prepare next year’s budget as any special budget requests need to be submitted to Lora Lucas or Keith Detwieler by December 7.

The Master Calendar Meeting is set to be held via ZOOM on Wednesday, December 6 @7PM. All Ministry leaders in 2024 are encouraged to attend. Note: Ministry leaders are encouraged to submit their calendar requests to ahead of time so we can have everything ready for the meeting. Please submit your dates by December 5.

We are planning to have an abbreviated church board meeting on December 13 at 6:15 at the church. Then a church business meeting will follow at 7PM. The key purpose of our business meeting will be to review and vote the church budget for 2024 as well as the church calendar.

Morning Prayer Line: Remember we meet each weekday morning from 5:30-6 AM for prayer via ZOOM and Sabbath mornings from 8:50 - 9:20 AM here at the church.  The ZOOM link is under the prayer section of the church app.  

Further Out

UPCOMING EVENTS | Mark Your Calendars:
  • November 25 - Morning Message - Pastor Phil Mills Jr
  • November 25 - Nursing Home Ministries
  • November 25 - Samaritan Center Dock Offloading
  • November 28 - PF and ADV meeting
  • November 28 - Midweek Connection 6:30PM
  • December 2 - Morning Message -  Pastor Jeremy
  • December 2 - Fellowship Meal
  • December 2 - Family Nature Hike
  • December 5 - PF and ADV Meeting
  • December 5 - Midweek Connection
  • December 6 - Church Calendar Planning Meeting via ZOOM  7PM (All Ministry Leaders Invited to Attend)
  • December 7 - SALT Graduation
  • December 9 - Morning Message - Pastor Jeremy
  • December 9 - Homeless Ministry
  • December 9 - Church Business Meeting
  • December 12 - PF and ADV Meeting
  • December 12 - Midweek Connection
  • December 13 - Elder's Meeting 6PM
  • December 13 - Church Board Meeting 7PM
  • December 16 - Morning Message - Pastor Jeremy
  • December 16 - Fellowship Meal
  • December 16 - Christmas Concert - Fountainview Academy 4:30PM

Offering Report

Yearly budget goal 


Monthly budget goal


Church budget received 2023 YTD


Church budget status 2023 YTD


Church budget received MTD