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Dear Friends,

He came in meekness, Him who is greatness. Luke 2:12 (NKJV) describes the Angelic announcement of Jesus birth to the Shepherds, "And this will be the sign to you: You will find a Babe wrapped in swaddling cloths, lying in a manger.” For manger think animal feeding trough (the same underlying greek is used in Luke 13:15). The shepherds would have been very familiar with a feeding trough. But it was not normal for a feeding trough to be used for a baby, let alone for the new born Messianic Ruler. It was truly a sign for the Shepherds and foreshadows the path of humiliation and suffering that awaited the Child. 

We are told in Luke 2:19 (NKJV) "But Mary kept all these things and pondered them in her heart". Mary kept and pondered these wonderful life events. May we do likewise as we especially remember at this time of year the good news of great joy to all peoples, of the coming of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.

Our services this Sabbath/Christmas Day are listed below, both at the Great Yarmouth Church and the Lowestoft Church. Zoom and Facebook will be live-streamed from the Great Yarmouth Church. Paul Manogaran will be speaking at Great Yarmouth. Pastor Mark will be speaking at Lowestoft. Face coverings are once again compulsory in places of worship unless a person is exempt.

On behalf of Norma and myself, we wish you and your loved ones every blessing for this holiday season. We pray you will get some extra time to relax and rest after another difficult year of living with all the ups and downs of Covid.  
 
He came in meekness, Him who is greatness!

Pastor Mark
 
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Great Yarmouth Seventh-day Adventist Church
48 Burnt Lane, Gorleston-on-Sea, NR31 0PG

Lowestoft Seventh-day Adventist Church
54 Saxon Rd, Lowestoft, NR33 7BT


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Upcoming Schedule 
  • Sabbath/Christmas Day, 10am. Sabbath School classes for all ages.
  • Sabbath/Christmas Day, 11.15am. Paul Manogaran will be speaking at Great Yarmouth. This will also be on Zoom. Pastor Mark will be speaking at Lowestoft. 
(Prayer Meeting will resume on Monday 10th January, 2022 at 7.30pm). 

We operate a child protection policy.
Marriages – Child Dedications – Believers Baptisms – Funerals
 
Prayer Requests

“Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God” - Phil.4:6.
  • Pray for Roy who collapsed and was taken to hospital. His wife is Magaret. Also remember the Carers.  
  • Pray for the nieces of Rebecca Tom for healing and recovery.
  • Pray for Danail Keshishyan who has Covid.
  • Pray for the Eronmosele family after the loss of a devoted mother and wife.
  • Pray for Arlene, Pastor Walker's sister, who has a brain aneurysm and is facing surgery.
  • Pray for Christine after the inquest into the death of her son. 
  • Pray for the family of Brian, Liz's neighbour, who has passed away. 
  • Pray for those who have shown interest in the church.
  • Pray for the leadership of our church, including Pastor Eglan Brooks, our new British Union President of Seventh-day Adventists. 
  • Pray for the Victorio family who are now on their long-term mission in the Philippines.
  • Pray for Laurna and Elma and their health.
  • Pray for Myrtle Rhodes and her future care.
  • Pray for for Edith Newman who is home bound. 
  • Pray for all our young families, children & young people.
  • Pray for our Government.
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The Victorio family are now on their long-term mission in the Philippines, working as medical missionaries alongside the South Central Luzon Conference.  View their latest Newsletter Here. All expenses will be paid from their own pockets, estimated at £350-£400 per month.  One-off donations or a monthly commitment, are greatly appreciated.  Donate Here

The South England Conference and Beyond

Click above to watch the End of Year Video Message from BUC President - Pastor Eglan Brooks 
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