Five Oaks Seventh-day Adventist Church is located at 4124 Farrington Rd, Durham, NC 27707, midway between Durham and Chapel Hill, NC. We are a family of diversity, with members from many different nations and ethnicities around the globe. We unite in our diversity to undertake God's mission for us in our community. We invite you to join us as we seek God's will in worship and in service to the community.
July 26, 2014
9:30am, Bible Study
11:00am, Worship Service
Our speaker today is Nyamweya Omundi.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL will run from July 21 through July 25, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. each evening.
Bible Reading Plans for 2014 can be found HERE. Note that the tabs at the bottom of the Excel spreadsheet will take you to one of several different reading plans depending on your preference for the order in which to read through the Bible in one year.
This week's HEALTH NUGGET:
The six dietary recommendations to reduce risk of several types of cancer are:
||June 9, 2014
Researchers Unveil Six Dietary Guidelines for Cancer Prevention
WASHINGTON—Six dietary guidelines – more aggressive than previous cancer prevention advice will be unveiled in the June 30 issue of the Journal of the American College of Nutrition.
The cancer prevention guidelines, emphasizing a diet rich in plant-based foods, such as soy beans and cruciferous, allium, and carotenoid vegetables, are based on the principle that diet changes are justified, even when evidence on certain issues are up for debate. The recommendations urge the same kind of precautionary approach health experts took against tobacco decades earlier, before smoking bans were enforced, and warn about the association between cancer and alcohol, red and processed meats, dairy products, and carcinogens in well-cooked meats, including beef, poultry, and fish.
Read the rest of the article HERE.
See video from our March 2, 2014 InStep for Life 5k/10k Run HERE.
See video of our school's 2013 Spring Bike-A-Thon Fundraiser HERE
Five Oaks Events on Video
Five Oaks Weather
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Join us every Saturday afternoon for a walk along a beautiful trail in one of Durham's parks or nearby nature preserves.
Check our calendar for time and location.