The Red Deer Seventh-day Adventist Church is part of a world-wide organization with more than 15 million members in countries around the world. We would be happy to have you join us in worship or at one of the church events listed on our calendar.
About Seventh-day Adventists
Adventists believe a Trinity of three persons--the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit--make up one God. They made salvation possible when Jesus, the Son, came to earth as a baby in Bethlehem and lived a sinless life in accordance with the Father's will. When Jesus was crucified for the sins of the people of the world and arose from the dead on the third day, victory was won for everyone.
What Seventh-day Adventists Believe
As a Christian church, Seventh-day Adventists are a faith community rooted in the beliefs described by the Holy Scriptures. Adventists describe these beliefs in the following ways:
Fundamental Beliefs of the Seventh-day Adventist Church
Seventh-day Adventists accept the Bible as their only creed and hold certain fundamental beliefs to be the teaching of the Holy Scriptures. These beliefs, as set forth here, constitute the church's understanding and expression of the teaching of Scripture.
Moises Ruiz graduated from Canadian University College in 2007 with a BA in Religious Studies followed by a Masters of Divinity in 2013. He enjoys working with youth in praise bands and service activities. Pastor Moises draws inspiration from playing music, eating a good home-cooked meal, and reading the words of Joshua 1:9. As Pastor Moises and his wife, Katelyn, seek to build community in Red Deer, he is looking forward to visiting with people, sharing encouraging thoughts from Scripture, and expanding the friendships of the Red Deer church.
Johan Kritzinger is our Head Elder. An emergency physician at the Red Deer Regional Hospital, Johan is a blessing not only to our church, but also to our community.
Annetjie Kritzinger is our Head Deaconess. She is married to our head elder and is a nurse at the Red Deer Regional Hospital. Annetjie blesses us with her gift of hospitality.
Kiran Thanaki is our Head Deacon. An ever cheerful physiotherapist at the Red Deer Hospital, you can always count on Kiran to get things done with a smile, both in the church and in the community.
Marjorie Landicho is our talented Worship Leader. Marjorie is passionate about leading and mentoring others in worship..
Ellen Afram is our Prayer Ministries Leader. With a genuine heart for people, you can count on Ellen and her team to lift you up before the Lord in prayer and petition.