The Umatilla 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.
05/01/2000 - Organized as Umatilla Adventist Fellowship under the leadership of Elder John Osborne.
10/06/2001 - Organized as Umatilla Seventh-day Adventist Mission under the direction of Elder John Hancock of the Leesburg Seventh-day Adventist Church
04/13/2002 - Organized as Umatilla Seventh-day Adventist Company
11/10/2002 - Applied for organization as Umatilla Seventh-day Adventist Church
12/08/2002 - Florida Conference Executive Committee approves the organization of the Umatilla Seventh-day Adventist Church
06/29/2002 - Pastor David Cook and wife Kristen begin their ministry as our first official Pastor.
03/15/2003 - Elder Glenn Altermatte officially organizes the Umatilla Seventh-day Adventist Church.
08/07/2004 - Pastor Marc Swearingen and wife Sarah begin their ministry at the Umatilla Seventh-day Adventist Church.
02/01/2005 - Elder Jim King and his wife Judy begin their ministry at the Umatilla Seventh-day Adventist Church along with his other duties as pastor of the Clermont SDA Church.
09/16/2006 - Elder Albert Ellis and his wife begin their ministry at the Umatilla Seventh-day Adventist Church in a shared capacity with the Clermont SDA Church.
01/13/2007 - Elder Jim Appel and his wife Gladys begin their ministry at the Umatilla Seventh-day Adventist Church along with his other duties as pastor of the Clermont SDA Church.
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. More >>
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: More >>