Posted by: Sue Stuk on Thu, Aug 18, 2016
SUNDAY, AUGUST 21, 2016
10:00 AM Worship Service
“God Said It, I Believe It and that Settles It For Me”
Call to Worship
*Opening Songs of Praise
*Opening Prayer and God’s Greeting
Moment of Sharing: I am hopeful because ________.
Affirmation of Faith: Heidelberg Catechism Q & A 1
Senior Choir “Come and Go With Me”
Tithes & Offerings for God’s Kingdom will be received.
Please sign the Fellowship Register as it is passed.
*Doxology – “Praise God From Whom all Blessings Flow”
*Prayer of Dedication
Living Word: Hebrews 6:19-20 (Page 1164)
Message: “I BELIEVE IN HOPE” Rev. Rick Oppenhuizen
Prayer of Blessing on God’s Word
*Closing Hymn No. 642 …………………………………...…. “Abide With Me”
*Song of Departure No. 436 (Verse 1 and Chorus)……….“Freely, Freely”
Postlude Pianist, Paul Kerkstra
Keyboard, Lorinda Vander Werp
Pianist, Ruth Tacoma
*All who are able, please stand.
ELDERS INVITATION – If you have questions, concerns, joys, or
prayer needs that you would like to share, please see the Pastor or
an Elder today. Elders will be greeting at the doors as you leave the
sanctuary this morning and they are also listed on the back of your
bulletin. You may also make a notation on the Fellowship Register.
We joyously welcome you to Grace Reformed Church!
Whatever led you to our church today, we believe God rejoices in
having you in this place. Please take a moment and sign your
name and address on the Fellowship Register as it is passed today.
TODAY AT GRACE
9:50 – 11:15 AM DISCOVERY KIDZ will meet. All kids ages
3 years – 5th grade meet downstairs by the youth desk. Our Theme
verse for this session of “Cooking With Jesus” is “For we are God’s
handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God
prepared in advance for us to do.” Ephesians 2:10. Today we will
learn the importance of praising God for His goodness!
A PRAYER GROUP will meet following the service in the sanctuary
to pray for Pastor George & Connections, and the needs and vision at
Grace Reformed Church.
6:00 PM JOINT EVENING WORSHIP service here at GRACE!
Pastor Harvey Hertz will share the message.
PRAYERS AND PRAISE
HEALTH CONCERNS – See the Prayers & Praise Line for all
prayer requests and praise reports.
NEXT SUNDAY, AUGUST 28, 2016
NEXT SUNDAY morning Pastor Rick will conclude the series “You
Better Believe It” with the message “I Believe in Patience”. Our joint
evening service will be held at Grace with Rev. Harvey Hertz sharing
Our SPECIAL OFFERING for the month of August is designated for
Camp Geneva. It will be received next Sunday.
CALENDAR OF THE WEEK
MONDAY, AUGUST 22, 2016
6:30 PM ELDERS MEET
7:30 PM CONSISTORY MEETING
7:00 PM PRAISE TEAM PRACTICE
LABOR DAY WEEKEND – For our evening service on Sunday,
September 4 we will meet at Unity Reformed Church at 5:00 pm for
a Hymn Sing.
FALL PLANNING – Mark your calendars!
1st Choir Practice – Wednesday, Sept. 7
Kick Off Sunday – September 11
The Adult Sunday School Class will resume Sept. 11 as well!
The Crossing After-School Program begins – September 20 & 21
Wednesday Night Live – September 21
Fall Family Fun Event – Saturday, October 1
FAMILY NETWORK OF WYOMING is in need of the following:
Toilet Paper, Toothpaste , Toothbrushes, Hand Soap, Lotion,
Shampoo, Hair Care (Hair Spray/Conditioner), Deodorant (also
Men’s Shampoo and Deodorant). A box will be put by the entry
doors for your donations. Thank you so much!
WORSHIP SERVICE ASSISTANTS
Today: Upper Doors: Wes & Arlene Dekker, Ryan & Chelsea Dornbos
Lower Doors: Keri Desmarais
Aug. 28 Upper Doors: Dale & Shari Dood, Ron & Barb Engels
Lower Doors: Sandy Farris
Sept. 4 Upper Doors: Joan Emaus, Brian & Sandy Gort
Lower Doors: Julia Grant-Najdowski
Today: Kerri Baker, Lyndsey Boeve
Aug. 28: Sue Stuk, Sandy Farris
Sept. 4 Jayme Dood, Pat Ter Beek
Prayers & Praise Line
August 21, 2016
Congregational Prayers and Praise
As other prayers are shared, you are invited to writethem down and include them in your prayers for our congregation this week.Please keep the church informed of your prayer needs and praises.
No messages have been posted.
You must first create an account to post.