Sunday, September 8, 2019
We are glad today to welcome to the fellowship of Word and Table all who love the Lord and have come here to worship Him in spirit and in truth. It is our prayer that our services may help us all in our Christian lives.
THOSE SERVING TODAY:
AM: Katherine & Emma Garrow
PM: Dawn Kamps
AM: Jim & Teresa Molyneux
PM: Mark & Lye McCormick
Song Service: Ike Spriensma
Organist AM: Joyce Postma
Pianist PM: Kate DeJonge
Coffee: Larry & Lori Pals
Offering for today: Benevolence
Ushers for September: Dave Hintz, Jacob Molyneux
Mother of the month for September: Teresa Molyneux
*Continue to pray for the following members of our congregation:
Judie Sall, Floyd and Albertha Martinie, and Henry White
*Our shut-ins: Frank & Gert Meerman
*Our service men: Ray Whitman at IMF Trident Base in Bangor, Washington and Eric Zandstra at the Naval Submarine Base in Groton, Connecticut
* Jill Dykstra and her children and the congregation of Walker URC
Today: Lord’s Supper and Fellowship Meal
Tuesday: 7:00p.m. Council Meeting
Wednesday: 9:30am. Ladies’ Morning Bible Study
7:00p.m. Combined Bible Study
September 15, 11:00a.m. Sunday School and Catechism Classes
September 17, 7:00p.m. Ladies’ Evening Bible Study
September 25, 9:30a.m. Ladies’ Morning Bible Study
7:00p.m. Combined Bible Study
October 1, 7:00p.m. Ladies’ Evening Bible Study
Hearing Aid devices are available in the back of church for anyone upon request.
There are large print NKJV Bibles available in the back of church.
We will celebrate the Lord’s Supper during the morning service. We will have a Fellowship meal immediately following the service. Everyone is welcome.
Open House: “On behalf of John and Pam Berens, we would like to invite you all to a thank-you open house. They wish to thank you all for the love, prayers, and support this past year. Please come share a piece of cake and help mom celebrate her retirement too!” Saturday, September 21, 6:30-8:30p.m. at the Borculo Community Center. If you have questions please call Dawn Vanoss at (616)240-0086. Thanks and look forward to seeing you. Hosted by: Rob and Abby Berens, Dawn and Jason Vanoss, and Beth and Cory Blauwkamp
Mark Your Calendar: October 6 begins Mission Week – as part of the week we will be having a potluck on Wednesday, October 9, with dinner at 6:30p.m. and a presentation following. More details in next week’s bulletin.
Love, INC. is in need of laundry soap, dish soap, cereal, crackers, syrup and deodorant for men and women. Please leave donations on the table in the Fellowship room.
Love INC. is also in need of more teachers to teach our Financial Peace University class. If there are any members of your churches who have taught this class or would be willing to teach this class please have them contact us here at Love INC. They can call us at (616)895-5683 or email Caleb at email@example.com.
Lord willing, the Catechism and Sunday school classes will begin next week Sunday. If anyone is interested in having their child or children in a Catechism or Sunday school class, please see the Pastor or Tim Lieffers.
We will have an adult Catechism class (RC Sproul’s “Everyone’s A Theologian”). Everyone is welcome and if you are interested and want a book, please see the Pastor. We would love to have you join us.
Ladies’ Morning Bible Study – Please join us! We will be meeting on Wednesday, September 11 and 25at 9:30a.m. Our study book is: “A Woman’s Wisdom; how the book of Proverbs speaks to everything” by Lydia Brownback. “Respect and obey the Lord! This is the beginning of wisdom…” Proverbs 9:10 For a book contact Jan VanderWal
The combined (men and women) Bible study this fall will begin on Wednesday, September 11 at 7:00p.m. We will also meet September 25. We will be studying the book of Genesis and the pastor will be providing the materials from week to week (Personally, I have found it to be the most interesting and informative study of Genesis that I have ever experienced and I hope you will find it so also-JN). There will be a Sign-up sheet on the bulletin board (so that we will know about how many copies are needed).
Ladies’ Evening Bible Study will be meeting on Tuesday, September 17 and October 1 at 7:00p.m. We will be studying the book “Christ’s Portrait of the Christian” an exposition of the Beatitudes by Bartel Elshout. Anyone interested in attending please see Arlene for a book. The first week we will be discussing the Introduction. All are welcome. Hope to see you there.