News & Announcements

News & Announcements

May 18, 2024

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.

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 is held in the Fellowship Hall, Wednesdays at 6:30 pm

Food Ministry

The Alvarado SDA Food Ministry is currently still being held.   Please check the Alvarado SDA Food Ministry Facebook page for the current weekly status.

Anyone willing to help with gym clean up after Food Ministry on Thursday evenings in preparation for our Spanish family to worship on Sabbath, please see Terry Spradlin or Terrie Bayless.

Free Cookbooks

Free cookbooks are available on the hallway book racks. Help yourself!

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.

Budget Update

Our Budget is $8030. The New Building Monthly Goal is $4000. Thank you for your generous support!

Work Bee — Sundays

Work bees are every Sunday from 8:00 AM to Noon, except holidays. Thank you to all who participate!

Special Mid-week Workbee: Working volunteers are needed on Wednesday, May 15 at 9:00 AM to help finish the sewer ditches: digging and inserting fill to support the piping.


 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
  • David Bayless
  • Bruce Family
  • Anita Davis
  • April Davis
  • M. Gilleroth
  • Hance Family
  • C.J. Hill Family
  • D. Hoffman
  • L. Knox
  • S. Jenkins
  • P. Leuck
  • E. Pacheco
  • Pillow Family
  • D. Puicon
  • C. Reyna & family
  • S. Sandow
  • Shockley Family
  • B. Taylor
  •  Tchounkovskii Family
  • E. Trusyuk
  • Vargas Family
  • J. Wardle
  • J. Weeks
  • D. Wolfe
  • Prison Ministry Members (James, Bryon, Bradley, Joshua, Justin, & Chaplin West)

Prayer Focus This Week:  D. Young




Wednesdays Prayer Meeting (6:30 PM)

Thursdays Conversational English Classes (8:30 – 10:00 AM)

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

Thursday Evening Gym Clean Up (~7:00 PM)

Sunday Work Bee (8:00 AM – Noon)

Tuesday, May 21 Women’s Lunch (11:30 AM – El Fenix, Burleson)

Wednesday, June 12 Church Board Meeting with New Officers

Sabbath, June 29 New Church Officer Dedication