News & Announcements

News & Announcements

June 25, 2022

Join us today for our church 45-Year Founding Celebration! We have fellowship dinner following our worship service, and then a special program at 2:00 PM. Please spend your Sabbath with us in celebration of God’s bountiful blessings in establishing the Alvarado English Church!

Worship Services:

Physical Sabbath School (Adult & Children’s) & Worship Service:

  • Sabbath School Song Service at 9:15 AM
  • Sabbath School Program from 9:30 – 9:50 AM
  • Lesson Study from 9:50 AM to 10:40 AM
  • Worship Song Service at 10:45 AM
  • Worship Service from 11:00 AM to Noon
  • Prayer Requests & Praises are after Live Stream is ended.

 The Fellowship Hall is still reserved for those wishing to attend and have higher safety protocols by social distancing and wearing masks.    

Online Sabbath School, Worship Service, & Children’s Story are still available at the Alvarado SDA Church Facebook Page.  Children’s Story is pre-recorded.  Adult Sabbath School may be pre-recorded or live Sabbath morning.   (See the Facebook page for details.)   Worship Service will be limited to the Sermon, so may have a a flexible start time.   However, all services are archived in the Video section of the Facebook page for viewing at your convenience.  Closed Captioning is auto-generated.  If we have time, we also edit it.

Prayer Meeting

Prayer Meeting will be held in the Fellowship Hall on select dates.  Watch calendar.  Elder Dale Wolfe is leading out with this study on the Gospel of John.

Fellowship Dinner

Our members provide a lovely meal and invite you to enjoy the food and fellowship in the gym following our worship services.

Anyone interested in handing out literature to the community following dinner, see Don or Lori Bowersox.

Food Ministry

The Alvarado SDA Food Ministry is currently still being held.  However, due to changing regulatory environments, please check the Alvarado SDA Food Ministry Facebook page for current status.

It is with sadness

It is with great sadness to share that Audry Dilbeck went to sleep in Jesus this morning.  Please keep Della and the family in your prayers.

Diabetes Health Program

Diabetes Health Program – Mark your calendars!  Tuesday from 6:30 to 7:30 PM in the Fellowship Hall.

Literature to Share

Literature! If you have literature and materials in the back area, or want to hand out literature, please see Bonnie Mattheus.

Church Notifications

Anyone wishing to receive text messages (instead of or as well as emails) of church notifications, please text your name and number to T. Bayless.

Please note that we will be voting on the Church Budget for 2022 via email prior to the January 2022 Church Business Meeting.

Budget Update

Our monthly budget is $8030.  Thank you for your support!

Online Giving

Online Giving is now enabled via Adventist Giving.    You may continue to use Online Giving or you may return your tithes/offerings at the physical service.  Thank you for your continued support.

Ukraine Giving:

If you wish to support the Ukraine relief efforts, there are two known valid entities: ADRA ( and Build and Restore International ( The need is great, the need is urgent!

Adventist Women’s Group

The Adventist Women’s Group is meeting @ 11:30 a.m. on the 3rd Tuesdays  of the month for Lunch, either at Purple Turnip or  Pastafina in Cleburne.    Contact Lori Bowersox for more information.

Prayer List

The following people have requested prayer from the church.  First names have been omitted for privacy.

  • J. Barajas
  • P. Bradshaw
  • S. Bruce
  • L. Davis
  • Dilbeck Family
  • N. Hance
  • R. Hornback
  • Holt Family
  • M. Jeys & family
  • P. Leuck
  • J. Spradlin
  • E. Trusyuk
  • K. Vasek
  • J. Wardle
  • J. Weeks
  • James (Boyd Ministry) and his mother
  • Bradly (Boyd Ministry)
  • B. Mitchel (Boyd Ministry) & family
  • J. Ruiz (Boyd Ministry) & family
  • R. Sherman (Boyd Ministry) and family
  • J. Castle (Boyd Ministry) and family
  • Chaplain West at Boyd Unit

Prayer Focus This Week:  Alvarado English SDA Church


Wednesdays Prayer Meeting (7:00 PM)

Thursdays Food Ministry (9:00 – 11:00 AM)

Tuesday, June 21, 28 Diabetes Health Program (6:30 – 8:00 PM)

Tuesday, June 21 Women’s Lunch (11:30 AM Pastafina’s in Cleburne)

Thursday, June 23 Church Business Meeting (7:00 PM)