NEWS & UPDATES

Volume 18, Number 1 Issue 70, Jan/Feb/Mar 2017

REGISTER FOR GENERAL CONFERENCE

Don't forget that General Conference will soon be upon us. Please complete and return the General Conference registration form on page 27 of this issue. It is an xciting time – we hope you will be a part of it.

MUSIC DIRECTORS, MUSICIANS, AND SONG LEADERS

There is a meeting scheduled just for you during General Conference on Friday, April 7th. Please refer to "From the Desk of...The Music Director" on page twenty-one of this issue of

The Hastening Times for more information.

YOUTH AND YOUNG ADULT CONFERENCE PROGRAM

Please share your talents; don't let them hide under a bushel! We are looking for youth and young adults to share their talents at a recital on Saturday, April 8th prior to the afternoon business session of General Conference. Please text Barbara Sherer, (712) 310-1838, if you are interested in sharing your talent at this recital.

PAST ISSUES OF THE HASTENING TIMES

Don't miss this great opportunity to enhance your home library with this valuable resource. Past issues (going back many years) will be available at General Conference at no charge. Look for our table.

MOMENTS WITH THE MASTER

Please note the subscription form for the 2017 issues of Moments With the Master is included in this issue of The Hastening Times (please see page 15). In addition to the print edition, a new electronic edition will be available.

WE NEED YOUR STORIES...AND POEMS...AND TESTIMONIES

We are always looking and listening for articles to include in the daily devotional, Moments With the Master. Submissions of short testimonies, spiritual insights, sacred-themed poetry or stories are welcome anytime. Send them to us by email (a This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or regular mail (Church Headquarters, 700 W. Lexington, Independence, MO 64050.) We will take them typed, handwritten, or just by word of mouth, if you are willing to share!

BRANCH GREETING CARDS

Now available at Remnant Church Headquarters: 4x6 greeting cards with the Remnant Church seal and branch name printed on the front, blank inside. Cost is $5.00 for fifty cards. Call Stacey Dietiker at (816) 461-7215.

YOUNG ADULT YOUTH GROUP

A Young Adult Youth group for singles ages 18+ is now meeting in the Center Place. We hope to draw everyone together for fun activities and fellowship. So, if this is you, some fun activities are planned such as game nights, movie nights, volleyball, etc. Your suggestions are welcome. There will be no classes. This is purely to get to know each other. Meetings will be held once a month at the Remnant Church Gathering Place. Our meeting for March will be held on Saturday, March 4th at 6:30 p.m. It will be a Clue Murder Mystery scavenger hunt. We will be playing Clue except there will be no gameboard, no dice, just cards. It's a scavenger hunt for all the hidden cards and you will have to work together to find out who did it! Refreshments will be provided. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Victoria Vun Cannon or Stacey Dietiker at (816) 461-7215. Hope to see you there!

PLEASE SUPPORT THE HASTENING TIMES WITH A DONATION

We hope you enjoy receiving your issue of The Hastening Times. Each quarter approximately 1,025 copies are sent to individuals and households in the US and Canada, and additional copies delivered to international missions. Please complete and return the donation form on page 27 to give your support to this important ministry.

2017 CALENDAR PLANNING

Please note the dates for many key Remnant Church gatherings have been set. Dates for General Conference, as well as retreats, reunions, and camps can be found on the back cover. These represent opportunities for fellowship with the saints, and to enjoy spiritual renewal as we come together in one heart and one mind. We hope to see you at these important events!