From Our Health Committee

Are you concerned with issues of health and well-being, especially during this pandemic? The Grants Pass Seventh-day Adventist Church Health Committee would like to share some websites that provide a wealth of information regarding diet and health. There are recipes and cooking lessons available as well. Healthy bodies provide maximum protection against illness and disease.

Links to Sabbath School materials and Sermons:

The Sabbath School lessons and papers will be made available in pdf format for free download on the following websites as long as the churches are closed.
Adult Sabbath School Quarterly
Beginner Sabbath School Lesson
Kindergarten Sabbath School Lesson
Primary Sabbath School Lesson
Primary Treasure Magazine
Guide Magazine and Lessons

The Oregon Conference has put together a list of resources for children that can be found here.
For more Sabbath activities for children, check out Remnant Publications’ page here or It Is Written’s page here.

For free sermons (some audio, some video) explore AudioVerse! They have an excellent line-up of speakers and topics.
Better Life TV’s program schedule can be found here.

For demonstrations and instructions on hydrotherapy treatments visit ASI’s God Cares Everyday website.

For free Bible studies, see It Is Written’s pages here and here.

Links to Prayer Meeting and Sabbath School Classes:

We have set up ZOOM meetings so people can join in their favorite group electronically!  Check the church calendar for updates and links, or look below.  Please note: For security reasons, Zoom has updated their software. Please make sure you have the latest version of the “Zoom” app (version 5.0) on your device prior to joining the meeting. You can also join the meeting by phone at: 253-215-8782 or 669-900-6833. 

Time: 7:00 PM each Wednesday night
Join Zoom Meeting here
Meeting ID: 919 3806 0608

SABBATH SCHOOL CLASS with Donna Griffith
Teacher:  Donna Griffith
Time: 9:15 AM each Sabbath morning
Join the Zoom meeting by clicking here 
Meeting ID: 889 7670 2961


Links to Educational Websites:

As many families are finding it necessary to occupy young minds (and our own as well!) without leaving the house, here are links to several educational websites with free activities:

Your Story Hour is sharing a new free story every day!
Tour NASA’s International Space Station!
Explore famous museums around the world.
Here are more museums in Singapore.
Visit the Smithsonian without leaving your house!
You can even travel to France and see the art in the Louvre Museum!
The US Holocaust Museum has several virtual tours available.
Israel’s Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial has made several videos of their exhibits for virtual tours.
Take a virtual tour of Martin Luther King, Jr.‘s home.
Go visit the White House in Washington, D.C.
The Boston Children’s Museum is open for virtual exploration!
Go visit Buckingham Palace in London.
The National Women’s History Museum has a selection of online exhibits.
Monterey Bay Aquarium has live web cams active from 9:30am to 5pm PST so you can watch their animals!
For even more virtual field trip ideas, see this article for some great ones!
North American Division’s Pathfinder page and here’s their most updated page for club ministries.