Posted by: Sue Stuk on Thu, Aug 19, 2010
AUGUST 22, 2010
10:00 am Worship Service
Musical Introit Lisa Workman
Time of Praise
Call to Worship
* Greeting Time
* Opening Songs of Praise
* Opening Prayer and God’s Greeting
Moment of Sharing: Because Jesus suffered and died, I will ______!
Prayer of Confession
Words of Assurance
Summary of God’s Law
Music Ministry Lisa Workman
Tithes and Offerings for God’s Kingdom
Signing of the Fellowship Register
* Prayer of Dedication
Living Word: Luke 18:9-14 (Page 1016)
Message: “THE SINNERS” Rev. Rick Oppenhuizen
Prayer of Blessing on the Word
Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper
* Closing Hymn No. 809 (Verses 1, 3,4) ………..…… “God of Our Fathers”
* Song of Departure No. 444 (Verse 1 & Chorus) …… “I Love to Tell the Story”
Organist, Paul Kerkstra
Pianist, Ruth Tacoma
ELDERS INVITATION – If you have questions, concerns, joys, or
prayer needs that you would like to share, an Elder will be available
in the front of the sanctuary following the service this morning.
SUNDAY’S AT SIX
Meet at the Crossing
Call to Worship No. 379 ……………………………… “Christ the Redeemer”
* Opening Hymn No. 370 ……………………..….. “Rejoice the Lord is King”
* Invocation & Salutation
Moments of Sharing
Moments in Prayer
* Hymn …………………………….…………………………… “In the Hour of Trial”
Living Word: John 18 & 19 (Page 1049)
Message: “TURNS OUT HE WAS INNOCENT”
Rev. Rick Oppenhuizen
Prayer of Blessing on the Word
* Closing Hymn No. 34 ………………………………………………… “He is Lord”
* Postlude Pianist, Paul Kerkstra
*All who are able, please stand
TODAY AT GRACE
TODAY WE CELEBRATE THE SACRAMENT OF THE LORD’S SUPPER. We
invite all those who are members of Christ’s Church and have found
forgiveness of sins in Him, to participate in this supper. If you are
aware of someone who is not here today, but would like to receive
this sacrament, please contact the church office. Thank you.
9:50 am – 11:15 am DISCOVERY KIDZ MEET. All children ages 3 years –
5th Grade meet downstairs for your very own service.
OUR MINISTRY OF MUSIC TODAY is presented by Lisa Workman from
Resurrection Life Church. Thank you Lisa, for being with us and
blessing us with your music today!
11:45 am DISCOVERY KIDZ FAMILY COOKOUT! All Discovery Kidz and
their families are invited for an afternoon of food and fun. Please
bring a dish to share. Meat & Beverage will be provided.
CALENDAR OF THE WEEK
Monday, August 23, 6:30 pm CADET LEADERS MEETING. Leaders please
check your email for details. Meet in the Fellowship Hall.
Tuesday, August 24, 7:00 pm MISSION/OUTREACH TEAM MEETING.
8:00 PM WORSHIP DESIGN TEAM MEETING.
NEXT WEEK, AUGUST 29, 2010
NEXT SUNDAY Pastor Rick will lead our services and share the message.
OUR SPECIAL OFFERING for the month of August is designated for
FAMILY NETWORK OF WYOMING. Pantries appreciate cash donations
because it enables them to purchase perishable items, such as meat,
at a reduced cost from Feeding America. This special offering will be
received next Sunday.
SPECIAL DATES TO REMEMBER
Sunday, September 12 FALL KICK OFF LUNCHEON following the
morning worship service. Lunch, games for the kids…sign up in the
PRAYERS & PRAISE
HEALTH CONCERNS – Fay De Jong will undergo hip replacement
surgery at Blodgett Hospital on Thursday, Aug. 26. She is expected
to be hospitalized approximately 3 days. See the Prayer and Praise
Line for all the prayer requests and praise reports.
WE WELCOME Rev. George Grevenstuk to our staff as the new Director of
Club 3:16! Please keep Pastor George in your prayers as he begins
preparations for the upcoming year of Club!
IN APPRECIATION – Thank you to Pastor Rick and the Grace
congregation for the prayers and kindness shown after the passing
of our mother and grandmother.
~Khuon & Hon Tran and Family
CONGRATULATIONS are extended to Darrell & Kia Delaney upon the birth
of a son, Tristan Alexander, born August 12th. The Delaney’s address
is 76 East 13th Street – Apt. 4, Holland, MI 49423.
DISHES are accumulating in the Kitchen! If you have missing dishes,
check out the kitchen…especially if you have brought cookies for
fellowship time this summer.
DISCOVERY KIDZ – Discovery Kidz will not meet on the Sunday of Labor
Day weekend, September 5th.
UPDATE ON THE SCHOOL BAG PROJECT: We have almost completed our
200 school bags! At our last count, to complete the 200 school bag
goal, we are in need of 20 rulers, 174 pencils, 45 pencil sharpeners,
80 scissors, and 66 notebooks! If more items are turned in, we will
fill more bags or make items available to our own Club 3:16 youth, so
if you want to continue bringing in supplies, please do so…we will
collect them through September 5. Thank you so much!
COMING! FOOD DRIVE COLLECTION: September 12 – October 3 we will
collect food (non-perishable) items, personal care products, cleaning
supplies, and paper products for the County Wide Food Drive which
will be held on Saturday, October 9, 2010. More details to come, but
if you see big sales, pick up a few items early!
WORSHIP SERVICE ASSISTANTS
Today Upper Doors: John & Tymie Boeve; Ralph & Effie Bolt
Lower Doors: Lisa Braendle
Aug. 29 Upper Doors: Denny & Mary Bush; Brad & Gracia Class
Lower Doors: Anna Borkowski
Sept. 5 Upper Doors: Shirley De Bruin; John & Fay De Jong
Lower Doors: Ed & Kathy De Ruiter
Today Erika Wigent, Lyndsey Boeve, Sandy Gort
Aug. 29 Tymie Boeve, Sue Stuk, Allie Mc Elroy
Sept. 5 Lynda Ver Merris, Judy Beadle, Pat Ter Beek
Prayers & Praise Line
August 22, 2010
We Pray and Trust God
This week praise God for His precious gift of His Son
and through Him, life eternal.
Church Plant Prayer Focus
Pray that God will lead us to clarity.
Pray for discernment for the Mission/Outreach Team.
Congregational Prayers and Praise
Please call the office if you would like to
share a Prayer Request or a Praise Report.
Be in prayer this week for Judy Klein and Carolyn Baker as they recover following surgery.
Pray this week for Fay De Jong as she undergoes surgery.
Please keep Keri (Boeve) Desmarais in your prayers as she is to stay off her feet until the birth of her son, due soon!
Praise God today for the birth of Tristan Alexander Delaney.
We pray today for Lucille Sytsema ~ May she be encouraged and feel God’s presence in her life.
Pray for John De Jong as he undergoes chemo treatments.
Please pray for Connie Maile, sister of Jim Emelander, who is battling cancer.
Pray for Heather Dood and the plans for the fall Children’s Programs.
Be in prayer for Rev. George Grevenstuk and he begins his work with the youth in our community.
We thank God for HIS awesome presence in our lives!
Keep these friends and family serving in the military in your prayers: Amie Pierce, Doug Desmarais, Frank Senko,
Dave Vander Berg, Nick Borkowski.
Pray for our Shut-in’s: Mrs Tena DeVink, Mrs Margaret Peterson, Mrs Miriam Schrotenboer, Mrs Anne Hoezee, Mrs Janet Yonkers
As other prayers are shared, you are invited to write them down and
include them in your prayers for our congregation this week. Please
keep the church informed of your prayer needs and praise reports!
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