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““I have the right to do anything,” you say—but not everything is beneficial. “I have the right to do anything”—but I will not be mastered by anything.”
‭‭1 Corinthians‬ ‭6:12‬ ‭NIV‬‬
Join us this Saturday at 11:00 am, as Pastor Walter shares this weeks message.
Extreme Home Repair REVEAL!
 
Join us for a block party celebration on May 20 @ 4:30pm to 6:30pm as we reveal a newly renovated home to the Kendall family! You won’t want to miss this opportunity to walk through the house and connect with the volunteers and businesses that made this project happen!
We are excited to also have a Mexican food truck and refreshments!
 
The address is:
27104 28 Ave. Aldergrove
 
*Extreme Home Repair is wrapping up but it is not too late to help! You still have 3 days left! Every day (except Saturday) until our big reveal on Monday, May 20 we will be working on this home.
PRIME TIMERS

All Prime Timers are invited to get together with friends and enjoy a great meal at Ban Chok Dee Thai on Wednesday, May 22, 2019. After our meal, we will go to the beautiful tranquil Sendall Botanical Garden (20210 – 50A Ave, Langley) for a walk.

Time: 12:00 noon
Address: 20563 Douglas Crescent, Langley, BC
Reservations: please let Irene know if you plan to attend ristreet@telus.net

 
FVAA SPRING CONCERT

You are invited to the Fraser Adventist Academy annual spring concert!
The high school students have prepared Broadway musical numbers from classics such as The Sound of Music, The Lion King, and Beauty and the Beast, as well as new music from The Greatest Showman and Mamma Mia and so much more, for the Royals Got Talent: Broadway Musical Edition. There will even be judges and a host for the evening!
Performances include choir, band, duets, solos, percussion, ensembles and more! Invite your friends and family for May 30, 2019 @ 7:00 pm in the FVAA Gymnasium (26026 48 Ave, Aldergrove).

This concert is free but an offering will be collected. Come show your support of our school with a fun-filled evening of music and laughter!
UPLIFT Picnic for Women
 
Calling women of all ages to join us at Williams Park on Saturday, May 25th after the service! It’s an intentional time to connect together and UpLift each other. The journey of a woman is complex and often tiring! This is an excellent opportunity for women in our church family our community to spend time getting to know each other outside of our busy lives and to share our passions, praises and prayers.
 
Time: 1:30 pm- 3:30 pm (You are welcome to enjoy longer)
Address: 6595 238 Street Langley
What to bring: Blankets, chairs, hats and favourite picnic foods to share
Childcare will not be provided
 
FVAA ALUMNI WEEKEND

FVAA Alumni and Friends are invited to attend our alumni event on Sabbath, May 25. Honoured classes are 1979, 1989, 1994, 1999, and 2009, but all former students and their families are welcome. We also warmly welcome all former school employees. Alumni are encouraged to attend one of our local churches for the morning worship service. Lunch will be provided by the school at 12:30 PM. You are encouraged to bring desserts to share. The service will be at 2 PM featuring alumni Bill Gerber and Phil Hudema (Class of 1979). We will have photos and school tours following the program, as well as plenty of time for reconnecting with old friends.
ROSARIO BEACH

May 31 – June 2: CIV Annual Retreat at Rosario Beach. This beautiful beach is located near Anacortes, WA, USA. Come enjoy the amazing ocean views, scenic walks, and great company. We have this beautiful beach and campgrounds reserved for our church and you are invited to join us for the whole weekend or just on Saturday.
 
The cabins and RV sites are rented out on a first come first serve basis. See attachments for a campus map and price list for 2019. This weekend is popular with our church family so the reservations fill up almost immediately.

Please consider this carefully before reserving your spots. There are no refunds. Reservations will not be taken until Sunday, April 28th at 12:00 pm (noon) by email only. Emails received prior to 12:00 pm will be considered last. Please contact Dayna Dauncey at dldbookkeeping@telus.net. You won’t want to miss this fun weekend!

Rosario Rental Rates

 
KIDS ZONE DAY CAMP

Kids Zone Day Camp registration is now open for our exciting summer camps for kids ages 5 to 12 for this summer.
There will be 8 weeks of great speakers, fun activities and new friends!
 
Early Bird Cost: $160 per week per child (register before May 29).

General Cost: $200 per child per week (register after May 29)
Cooking, Art & Music camp: +$50 for supplies and professional instructors
Extended Care: $60 per week (8-9am & 4-5:30pm)
CLICK HERE to register online, and call the office (604-514-8335) to pay.
MOUNTAINVIEW SUMMER CAMP

If you are between the age of 7 – 18, we invite you to come and enjoy time with friends, nature, your Faith, and God at Summer Camp this year!! Apply now at www.mvsc.ca. Then call Shelley at 604.853.5451 ext 304 to make your Visa/MasterCard Payment any time on Monday – Thursday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. Cash or Debit payments are accepted at the office. We look forward to serving you in 2019. If you have any questions please call Shelley at 604.853.5451 ext 304 or emailsgibbons@bcadventist.ca.

The regular cost to attend Camp is $509.25. Apply and pay in full by May 31, 2019 and your cost is just $404.25!

Camp Dates:
Kid’s Camp 1 July 7 – 14 (Age 7 – 12)
Kid’s Camp 2 July 14 – 21 (Age 7 – 12)
Teen Camp August 4 – 11 (Age 12 – 14)
Youth camp August 11 – 18 (Age 14 – 18)
MVSC SENIOR’S CAMP

All Senior’s age 55 and up are invited to attend our annual Senior’s Camp at Mountain View Summer Camp on June 23 – 28, 2019.
 
The cost for this camp is $0.00 — that’s right NOTHING!!! You will help assist in camp preparation for 3 hours each morning, and in the afternoons our staff will provide you with a variety of fun activities: boating, canoeing, horseback riding, hayrides, horseshoes…and more. Or you may decide to have a rest for an hour or two. Every evening the staff will present the camp program that will be done during the summer for the children that are attending.
 
Plan to support our young people with your time, talents and treasure this summer at MVSC. For schedule and activity information contact info@mvsc.ca. Call Shelley at 604.853.5451 ext 304 or email sgibbons@bcadventist.ca and let her know you want to register.
CIV Men’s Ministry Group

Attention men 18 and up! 
 
Join us again on Saturday, June 1st, at 9:30 am in the Parents Room. This is for any male that is 18 years of age or older. This will be a great time to fellowship, support one another and grow as men and spiritual leaders for our families, community and church.

Check us out on FACEBOOK 
For more info contact Pastor Dauncey at dauncey@churchinthevalley.ca

Alcoholics Anonymous


Congratulations to our A.A. Ministry leader, Don Campbell, for reaching 52 years of sobriety! What an incredible milestone and inspiration to those looking to overcome alcoholism!
 
Don and Dorothy Campbell have been faithfully making the A.A. Ministry available every Tuesday evening for those looking for support.
 
If you are interested in joining this group or supporting it, please contact our church office at 604-514-8335.

Prophecy Encounter Bible Study

What an incredible blessing it was to have Pastor Doug Batchelor and Amazing Facts here to present the Prophecy Encounter series. The Prophecy Encounter Series was a great inspiration to anyone who attended.

Join us in the Keith Tall Chapel for the follow-up Prophecy Encounter Bible Study sessions on Wednesdays at 7:00 pm.
 
CIV Prayer Ministry

Every week, we have been making prayer blankets for those who are ill, recovering, or in need of prayer. We invite you to partner with us by donating fleece, money, or joining us Monday nights from 6:30 to 7:30 to tie and pray over blankets in the Keith Tall Chapel. Bring your donations of fleece or money (you can also use a donation envelope by marking “prayer ministry”) to the welcome center at church on Saturday or call 604-514-8335. This is our prayer in action!
 

AOK Nightshift Donations
 
AOK Nightshift will be collecting donations all through October (13th, 20th, 27th) for the Nightshift as well as our community services. If you are willing to contribute to these awesome ministries please leave donations in the red cart in the Main Atrium.
NightShift Needs:
Peanut Butter (Smooth), Jam, Canned Tuna or Chicken, Ketchup/Mustard, Ground Coffee (bulk), Dry Creamer, White Sugar (bulk), Mayonnaise, Soft Snacks (granola bars), Protein Drinks, & Beans
Connect Groups
 
Summer is over and we are super excited to kick off our Connect Young Adult Groups! If you haven’t joined a group yet, this is the perfect opportunity to check them out! Click the link HERE to check out the Connect Facebook page for more info.
 
SPORTS GROUP: Sundays @ 6:30 pm – CIV; BIBLE STUDY GROUP: Mondays @ 7:45 pm – Langley; BIBLE STUDY GROUP: Fridays @ 7 pm – Langley; FITNESS GROUP: Thursdays @ 7 pm – CIV; CONNECT AM: Saturdays @ 10 am – CIV; HIKING GROUP: TBA – …the great outdoors!