Seventh-day Adventist® Church

Maritime Conference

Volume 13 (June 7, 2021)

MC Spotlight

From this small beginning it was shown to me to be like streams of light that went clear round the world. EGW, LS 125



Message from 
the SDACC President


The Seventh-day Adventist Church in Canada President, Elder Mark Johnson, responds to timely questions from Adrianna Lewis from the Communication Department on dealing with Faith during this troublesome time.
Please pass this on to every member of your Church. Feel free to show it in Church if your Church can meet on Sabbath. Find the VIDEO HERE.


!Congratulations Katya!

Sandy Lake Academy student, Katya McBeth, has been selected 
to represent Halifax at the NS Provincial Music Festival.
We wish her good luck for the next round!


Canada Mourns

"The Seventh-day Adventist Church in Canada mourns with the families of the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation and all the Indigenous Peoples of Turtle Island (Canada) following the discovery of 215 unmarked children’s graves at the former site of the Kamloops Indian Residential School." MORE


News / Events / Resources


The online event for all Adventists passionate about fulfilling God's call for LIFESTYLE centre/sanitarium work.


The Lord, through His last-day messenger Ellen G White, gave a very special and particular call for Adventist doctors and health professionals to establish sanitariums (or lifestyle centres) outside every major city. These special institutions were to use lifestyle-based natural therapies to help people heal and point them to Jesus as their healer and savior.
We are currently far from fulfilling this bold but necessary call. This event brings together Adventist health professionals, businessmen, pastors and laypeople who have a passion to see the vision of lifestyle centre work fulfilled in Canada. If this is your passion and interest, please join us!




Register for the FREE 2021 Adventist Conference on Family Research and Practice conference! This event, held July 22-24, will be facilitated virtually; this year's theme is "Forgiveness." This annual conference, held at Andrews University, is designed to provide professionals and Family Ministries leaders alike the opportunity to be exposed to best practice strategies and research in the area of Family Therapy, Family Studies, Family Ministry, Social Work, and Psychology in order to enhance ministry to families. CLICK HERE for info/to register.


World Church Prayer Requests
June 4, 2021

1. Please pray for believers living in regions where persecution for the faith is 
   common. Pray that these believers will stand strong for Jesus, and that their 
   witness will lead to the salvation of their persecutors. 
2. Pray for our brothers and sisters living in the city of Goma, in the Democratic 
   Republic of Congo, who have recently had to evacuate due to the active volcano. 3. Pray for protection, provision, and peace in the midst of chaos.
4. Pray for health care workers throughout the country of India who are dealing with 
   a high spike of corona virus patients. Pray for our church and believers there to 
   be protected from this disease.
5. Pray for an increased participation in the 24/7 United Prayer movement. We had 
   such rich blessings in the prayer room during General Conference online camp 
   meeting, and we pray these blessings continue to grow and multiply. - Online Prayer Room

We think the Internet has a lengthy shelf life, but our Creator is omniscient. He knows everything: past, present, and future. Our blunders that are public and the ones that are private. ... If anyone has the right to hold us eternally accountable, it’s God. And yet He assures us, “I will be merciful toward their iniquities, and I will remember their sins no more” (Heb. 8:12). READ MORE of this devotional message.


Do It Together — Sabbath School Convention 2021 is the first annual event of its kind! Sponsored by the NAD Adult, Children's and Youth ministries, the convention will focus on doing Sabbath School together. This event is designed to train leaders for in service, and to update teaching techniques andconnection with student and teacher. JOIN US on Sept. 9-11! Fee is only $20; register by Aug. 9 to receive a free swag bag.




What does it mean to die daily? To give of self in favour of living for Him alone? To daily submit our will to Christ? 

With God's word for our guide and Jesus as our heavenly Teacher we need not be ignorant of His requirements or of Satan's devices.... It will be no unpleasant task to be obedient to the will of God when we yield ourselves fully to be directed by His Spirit.15Testimonies for the Church 3:37


Amazing Strawberry Lemonade


 DF   V   VG   

A delicious treat for the Summer! This Strawberry Lemonade is the best of the best. I use a lot of strawberries to get that beautiful flavour. See the RECIPE HERE!

DF - Dairy-Free
V - Vegetarian
VG - Vegan


Courtney's Homestead

Paradise Fields


Mediterranean Chickpea Salad


Source: Feasting at Home 

& Paradise Fields


VG   V   DF   GF

This Middle Eastern Chickpea Salad called Balela Salad, is vegan and healthy! Made w/ finely chopped veggies, fresh herbs, lemon & olive oil. Serve it in a pita with tahini sauce or over greens. See the RECIPE HERE!

VG - Vegan
V - Vegetarian
DF - Dairy-Free
GF - Gluten-Free


Communications Department



1. the imparting or exchanging of information by speaking, writing, or using some other method
2. the means of sending or receiving information


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