2014 Healthy Family Tips
"It Can Wait!"
email or web-surfing while driving is truly a distraction when one is behind
We All, including
adults, may do this, but the question remains, "Is the risk worth it?"
A study conducted
by the American Automobile Association identified 47% of the teens who
were surveyed admitted to being distracted while behind the wheel
There is an
estimate of 3000 teen deaths and 300,000 injuries from texting
An average of
8 deaths a day. Please protect yourself and others, it is NOT
too late, You Can:
decrease the number of traffic accidents
your risk of a fatal accident
your loved ones and friends another opportunity to celebrate
and honor you for being
the responsible person you are
Nearly 1 in 6
African Americans has signs of kidney disease. Let’s change
that! Have you heard that the Health Ministry along with Chi
Eta Phi Nursing Sorority is hosting a Kidney Sunday event?
Join us after services on March 2 to learn more about the
connection between diabetes, high blood pressure and kidney
disease. We will provide Blood pressure screening,
prevention education and answer any questions!
Day Spiritual Journey
What is Lent?
But perhaps more importantly, what isn’t
is the 40 day season between Ash Wednesday and Easter.
is a season for all believers to remember our need for a Savior and to
draw close to God as we prepare to celebrate the Resurrection of Christ.
is most commonly observed with fasting and increased focus and devotion to the
things of God. You often hear people ask “What are you giving up for
Lent?” and that is certainly one way to observe the season; but more importantly
it is about what spiritual things we are Adding to our lives and walk
Some Things You Can
Facebook, Twitter, Movies - Food - Eating Out -Coffee - Candy - Certain
Types of Food or Meals: Meat, Breakfast, Lunch
Some Things You Can
- Prayer - Volunteering / Serving - Meditation, or quite time with God
Mt. Olivet's 40
day Journey will include:
Daily Congregational Scripture Readings
Weekly Mid-Week Wednesday “Hour of Power”
Lent Worship Services at 7:00pm led by Mt. Olivet
Holy Week of Sacrificial
Mt. Olivet Baptist Church
Dinner Will Be Served
All Married Couples are Welcome!
AB Women &
Fri - Sun,
25th - 27th,
The Desmond Hotel & Conference Center
660 Albany Shaker Rd., Albany, NY
Learn More About God Through Scripture and
Worship Leader: Minister Denise Bell
Speaker/Bible Study Leader/ Presenter: Bonnie
The Theme: A Time to Serve
Download Registration Packed
Sun - Fri,
27th - May 2nd
Cover Wagon Tour
Charleston, So. Carolina and
"Southern Sites & Southern Nites"
A $200 Deposit is Due
Diane Mathias or Irene Ingram
Book Club Meeting
12 Years a Slave
by Solomon Northrup