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Sabbath Bulletin

Friday Jan 26th, 2018 - 9:05 PM | Miscellaneous |   
This week's Sabbath bulletin can be downloaded here or from the downloads section of this website.

Sabbath Bulletin

Friday Aug 12th, 2016 - 8:42 PM | Miscellaneous |   
This week's bulletin can be found [here], in the downloads section of this website. Happy Sabbath!

EMBARK – HS Graduates through “30-Somethings”

Saturday Aug 6th, 2016 - 11:35 AM | Miscellaneous |   
Foundation Outreach International’s new Embark program is ready for your participation. We have an opportunity for all young people in their first career or those about to start their careers from college, trade school or high school—who want a personal travel guide to take them on seven journeys to explore a world of ideas and advice built just for them—from thought leaders and cool programs at top universities, corporations, business consultants and life coaches—through a totally free program of awesome personalized success training for work, family and life. However, Embark is missing something … YOU!

  • Would you like to get a head start on skills that can benefit you for the rest of your life?
  • Would you like to explore which jobs and careers fit you?
  • Would you like to be personally advised by a person with years of work experience?
  • Would you like to avoid unnecessary bumps in the road?
  • And would you like to explore your world of opportunities?

Then join us for seven journeys that will change your life by signing up for Embark. To sign up, go to and complete a Traveler application online.

Experienced adults: We also need qualified, experienced travel guides to help guide our travelers thru the Embark program. If you would like to apply to serve, please complete a travel guide application on the Embark website. An awesome future is waiting for you—it is time to EMBARK!

Foi Kenyan Project Announced

Saturday Aug 6th, 2016 - 11:32 AM | Miscellaneous |   
Foundation Outreach International and the Church would like to announce an opportunity for up to four young adults to serve in Kenya at the youth camp in mid-December 2016. The camp is a weeklong youth camp with a potential safari trip to a Kenyan game park after camp. We recommend you visit the FOI website (accessible from the COGWA member website) if you are interested in this unique service project, and please pick up copies of both the project fact sheet (which details requirements, dates and costs) and the application. The deadline for applying is Aug. 31; however, the SOONER you apply the better, as we will be accepting people during the process! So, get your application in soon! For those few who may have ALREADY completed a PRELIMINARY INTEREST form from the FOI website—be sure to complete the ATTACHED application as well. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Tim Waddle at Thank you all very much and karibu sana!

Young Adult First Friday Bible Study

Thursday Aug 27th, 2015 - 1:00 PM | Miscellaneous |   
The first “First Friday” of the 2015-2016 FI year will be held next Friday evening, September 4, at the Mission Eagle Pointe Clubhouse in Allen, Texas. The meal will be sloppy joes (an alternative will be provided for those needing gluten free). Doors will open at 6:15 and the meal will be served at 6:30. The Bible Study will begin between at 7:15. This month’s study will be the “What’s Your Question” format. Ministers and young adults will take turns asking each other questions. This format usually brings up interesting topics and discussions. Please be thinking about questions and topics you would like to discuss. Please RSVP if you are coming by September 1 for meal planning purposes. RSVP on the event posted on the FI Friday Night Bible Study Facebook Page or email Erik Jones.

Mission Eagle Pointe
325 S. Jupiter Road
Allen, TX 75002

Local Sermon Audio and Videos

Friday Feb 20th, 2015 - 10:28 PM | Miscellaneous |   
Please visit the website library for links to both sermon audio and videos from the local congregation.

Bulletin Posted

Friday Feb 13th, 2015 - 10:24 PM | Miscellaneous |   
Please find this Sabbath's copy of the bulletin here here, or under the Library Downloads section of this website.

Automatic Donations with Purchases through Amazon Smile!

Thursday Jan 8th, 2015 - 2:36 PM | Service |   
The world’s largest online store,, offers a special promotion in which it will donate 0.5 percent (five-tenths of 1 percent) of each eligible purchase to a designated charity. The Church of God, a Worldwide Association, is now registered as one of those charities, which means that from all of the eligible purchases members make through the program, Amazon will donate 0.5 percent of the price to the Church.

Our first quarterly donation from Amazon just came in. It was small—a little over $200. But considering that only a small number of members are currently participating, we easily see how that number could quickly rise! This is a free income source for the Church, so if you shop online through, why not take advantage of this simple way to lend extra support?

If you already have an Amazon account, all you need to do is use this link:

If you don’t have an Amazon account, all you have to do is register and set up an account with Amazon Smile by following these easy steps:

  • Go to
  • Click on “Create an account” and provide the details requested.
  • You’ll be prompted to select a charity the first time you sign in. Enter “Church of God a Worldwide Association” in the “or pick your own charitable organization” search field, and then click on the “Search” icon.
  • Click on the “Select” icon to the right of “Church Of God A Worldwide Association Inc.”

    From then on, whenever you want to shop at, go to (you may be prompted to do so if you go to instead), and a donation based on your eligible purchases will automatically be assigned to the Church.

    Thanks for your interest and help in this simple but valuable way!

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