Cottonwood Seventh-day Adventist Church

51 W Mingus, Cottonwood Arizona 86326 928 634-2821

Welcome to the Cottonwood, Az Seventh-day Adventist Church Website

    It is our joy to share our love of Jesus with you!  He is our life and reason for being.  We hope you are brought closer to Him through this website.  Look around, connect with some of the experiences, learn from the Bible studies, or find a link which brightens your day.  Our web viewers are always welcome and invited to join us for any of our services, weekday or main services on Saturday.
Pastor Bob Lawson
Church Phone 928 634 2821

   You can find out a lot about what is happening in our church by checking out the pages on our website.  Come back every day to enjoy our daily devotionals and see what's new on our Calendar.  Please note that the calendar is on auto-pilot listing events which occur each month.   Check the bulletin also as some events may be pre-empted or changed.

   We highly recommend enrolling in a Bible Study course to learn more about Jesus and spending time in personal prayer and Bible study.  These courses have something new for the experienced Christian to learn as well as those just learning about Jesus.  Courses are written for all ages, languages and people groups.

   Discover our Ministries, the life of the church.  Find the programs and ministries that can benefit you and your family from the table below.  Want to be involved?  Share your talents in the ministries of our church.                                                                                     

Bible Study and Prayer
Pastor's Corner
Cottonwood Seventh-day Church Ministry   About Us Contact Us  
Cottonwood Adult Sabbath School and Personal Ministries Cottonwood Children's Ministries   Cottonwood  Explorers
Adventurer Club
Cottonwood Explorers Pathfinder Club Cottonwood Health Ministries   Cottonwood Church Library  
Verde Valley Adventist School Grades K - 8 Arizona Conference Ministry Resources   Verde Valley Community Services  
Arizona Sabbath School Arizona Youth Ministry   Camp Yavapines  
Holbrook Indian School Pacific Union Conference Ministry Resources   Thunderbird Adventist Academy  
Sabbath School Network    North American Division Ministry Resources   Office of Adventist Missions  
General Conference Health Ministries General Conference Ministry Resources    General Conference Children's Ministries  
General Conference - Ellen White Estate               General Conference Ministerial Association          General Conference Youth Ministries  

    Read the latest Adventist News around the world, at the Arizona Conferenc and our local Cottonwood Church on the News and Media page.  Enjoy our Photo Gallery featuring the life of the church.   Weekly Bulletins and Sermons.  Church officer Schedules.  Church Calendar of events.

   You are cordially invited to visit the Cottonwood SDA Church and enjoy the fellowship with our members. 
You are welcome to attend Bible Study starting at 9:30 am Saturdays.  Classes and programs for children begin at 9:30 am.  The Preaching Hour starts at 11:00 am   Come visit and enjoy worship and fellowship with us this Saturday.   You are also welcome at our weekday services.    Contact Us for Directions.


   Happy Thanksgiving    We are thankful for the blessings God has given us on this
Thanksgiving day and each day of the year and especially thankful for the gift of
salvation provided by Jesus Christ in our behalf.

   Good News TV has completed their move to channel 31.  Rescan your tv to receive it from Mingus Mountain. 
    Viewers in the Prescott area should receive GNTV on channel 32.  Flagstaff area viewers will find it on channel 19.  Payson on channel 38, Yuma area on channel 39 and Phoenix on 22.    Tucson on 14.  Online at mygoodnewstv.
    The public network channels are relocating also.  Click for press release.

Local Adventist Television Channels
From Mingus Moutain above Cottonwood, Digital
18-1 Misc Adventist Programming
    Click for 18-1 Program Schedule.
18-2 Amazing Facts TV
18-3 3ABN English
18-4 Hope Channel -- GNTV during campmeetings
From Mingus Mountain above Cottonwood, Analog

46-0 Good News TV English now in digital 32-1 English, 32-2 Spanish, 32-3 Proclaim, 32-4 AFTV
From Squaw Peak above Camp Verde, Analog
19-0 HOPE Channel -- GNTV during campmeetings
21-0 3ABN
23-0 Amazing Facts TV

Weekly Services

Saturday Weekly Sabbath Worship - 9:30 am Sabbath School
11:00 Morning Worship.  You may read the bulletin

and listen to the sermon online by clicking on these links. 

Bulletin date              Speaker                            Sermon Title

2017-12-09            Pastor Bob Lawson             "The Way to Peace"

2017-12-02            Pastor Bob Lawson         "Greatness from Littleness"

2017-11-25            Elder Dennis Canther           "Give Thanks"

2017-11-18            Pastor Bob Lawson   "I AM the Resurrection and the Life"

Note:   Archived Sermons and Bulletins can be found on the bulletins and sermons page

Saturday Choir Practice after church.

Tuesday Bible Study 11 am   Pastor Lawson leads out in morning Bible Study in the small alcove of the church sanctuary.  Acts of the Apostles study.

Wednesday Church Bulletin Information Deadline 10 am

Wednesday Bible Study and Prayer 7:00 pm Life Principles Study and Prayer Meeting in the Fellowship Hall.   Studying Prophets and Kings..

Adventurers Club 6:30 pm at the school.  Contact Autumn Bennet for info.
Pathfinder Club 6:30 pm at the school.  Contact Greg Collins for info. 

Friday Prayer and Praise 7 pm Church Sanctuary   Come enjoy our own Gospel Blue Grass Band, Prayer service, and testimonies.



 Church Website now on Facebook.   Come visit the church listing and sign up as a friend.



Click for Arizona Connect, News from President Keyes Office
                 Arizona Church Life -- what's happening at Arizona Adventist churches. 

-->  Dec 2017   Nov 2017  Oct 2017   Sep 2017 
Archives on Arizona Conference Web site.  Click here to view

Call Phil Draper's office at the conference office with information.  480 991 6777 139

Stewpot  -- How to be a wise steward of what God has given you
-->  Dec 2017  Oct 2017  Sep 2017 

Please note the holiday hours for the ABC:
December 24-25                               Closed for Christmas Holiday
December 31 – January 4             Closed for New Years Holiday & Inventory
We will reopen with normal business hours starting Sunday, January 7
Please Join the ABC at GYC!  The Arizona Adventist Book Center will have a booth at GYC in the convention Hall December 27-30.
Thank you for supporting your Arizona Adventist Book Center.

Dec 15-16:  Arizona Young Adult Campout    Come to a gathering of Adventist young adults from Arizon at the Lost Dutchman Campground the Superstition Mountains in Apache Junction.  We will spend a short weekend together enjoying food, spiritual renewal, and an optional hike into the local mountains.  One of the focuses of the weekend will be to select a Young Adult Advisory.  This advisory will function to provide support to young adult leaders from the local churches.  In addition to planning conference wide training and events that are relevant to Adventist Young Adults today.
Location:  Lost Dutchman Campground in the Superstition Mountains
6109N - Apache Trail Apache Junction, AZ  85119
Date:  December 15 - 16, 2017   Cost:  $10.00 each
TENT CAMPING ONLY.  sites assigned in order of arrival.  Shower and bathroom available First 50 to registier and attend will receive a free shirt.  The Young Adult department will only be providing Sabbath lunch.  You are responsible for providing your camp equipment and the remainder of the meals. 
For more info:  Wendy Eberhardt <>
Evelyn Saravia 
Administrative Assistant to
Summer Camp Ministries and
Young Adult 
Office: 480-991-6777 x 114
Fax: 480-991-4833

Western Adventist Foundation, located in Scottsdale, AZ, has a part time Junior Accountant position available for up to 20 hours/week.  Prerequisite are a minimum three years accounting experience or an Associate Degree in accounting is preferred.  Office hours are Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (A flexible work schedule will be arranged with the position supervisor). Please call Barbara Brower at (602) 220-0042 to request an interview.  Resumes can be faxed to (602) 220-0041 or emailed to

                                                                      Press Release - Pathway to Health
Help urgently needed Saturday, Dec 16 at 2pm!  Phx Central Spanish Church
Calling all church members (great activity for Students/Adventures/Pathfinders) to help pass out 400,000 fliers inviting our community to get free healthcare at the Pathway Mega-clinic event at the Convention Center on Dec. 25-27, 2017We will all meet at 2:00PM TODAY, Dec 16 at the Phoenix Central Spanish Church: 821 W. Flower St. Phoenix 85013. We will then go distribute the English/Spanish flyers to our neighbors in downtown Phoenix. 

Pathway To Health Phoenix – December 25-27, 2017

Phoenix Convention Center
100 N 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Press Release  



                                                          Click Here for more information


Good News TV Builds Television Stations

Good News TV has built digital over the air television stations broacasting the good news
of Jesus in Phoenix, Prescott, Payson, Flagstaff, and Yuma Arizona.   Click to view photos of the
construction from the Prescott site,  the Payson site,  the Flagstaff Site, and Yuma site.

To learn more about Good News TV visit them at:
You may view Good News TV live on their site by clicking on the TV image or "WATCH NOW"
in the top right side of their web
site.   GNTV Program Guide


Lewis Jungle Ministries with Gary and Toni Lewis.  Newsletter link

John Earnhart - Race to Victory Lane   O
ne Day Church / One Day School -- Maranatha

Devotional Thoughts -- from the webmaster

The Power of the Gospel

Fruits and Veggies Improve Mental Health
Replacing-carbs with healthy-fats-improves-diabetes-risk-factors
(from Laboratory Equipment e-newsletter)

WWII Article Courtesy of Bob Adkisson

The Justice of God and Man

Learning about our Universe -- Aurora Borealis

Dec 7 Pearl Harbor Day Anniversary

Investigative Judgement as Taught in Scripture  (Illustrations Added)

A Shelter in the Time of Storm

Flying lesson 101

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Cottonwood Seventh-day Adventist Church
51 West Mingus Ave | Cottonwood, AZ 86326