Posted by: Sue Stuk on Tue, Apr 26, 2011
APRIL 24, 2011
10:00 am Worship Service
Choral Introit “Do You Know He’s Arisen?”
Time of Praise
Call to Worship
* Greeting Time
* Opening Songs of Praise
* Opening Prayer and God’s Greeting
Moments of Sharing: Easter means _______________.
Easter Affirmation of Faith (On Screen)
Senior Choir “No Other Name But Jesus”
Crossing Community Report Rev. George Grevenstuk
Moments in Prayer
Ministry of Music “It Is Finished” Grace Quartet
Tithes and Offerings for God’s Kingdom
1st Offering – Regular Tithes and Offerings
2nd Offering – Club 3:16 and the Club Community
Signing of the Fellowship Register
* Prayer of Dedication
Living Word: Matthew 28:1-10 (Page 966)
Message: “GO ON AHEAD” Rev. Rick Oppenhuizen
Prayer of Blessing on the Word
* Closing Hymn No. 367 ………………. “Christ the Lord Is Risen Today”
* Song of Departure No. 368 (Verse 1 & Chorus) …………….. “He Lives”
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.
TODAY AT GRACE
DISCOVERY KIDZ MEET. The Discovery Kidz will be joining the
Praise Team this morning for Worship and then they will be
dismissed to enjoy a special Easter movie with Mrs. Heather. All
children ages 3 years – 5th Grade are invited to join them!
OUR EASTER OFFERING AS WELL AS OUR APRIL SPECIAL
OFFERING is designated for Club 3:16 and for the Crossing
Community. Please pray for our efforts as we reach out, expand, and
provide opportunities for the youth and their families through the
remainder of the school year and into the summer months.
THANK YOU to the Praise Team, Grace Quartet, Senior Choir and all
those who had a part in our Easter Celebration today! Your efforts
are very much appreciated!
EASTER FLOWERS ordered from the Discovery Kidz can be picked
up this morning!
THE SUNDAY SCHOOL GUIDE CLASS will meet in the
Consistory room following the morning service.
NO EVENING SERVICE WILL BE HELD.
PRAYERS & PRAISE
HEALTH CONCERNS – See the Prayer and Praise Line for all prayer
requests and praise reports
CALENDAR OF THE WEEK
MONDAY, APRIL 25, 2011
7:00 PM Praise Team Practice
NO EXERCISE BOOT CAMP this week!
TUESDAY, APRIL 26, 2011
3:15 – 5:30 PM CLUB 3:16 FOR GRADES 5 & 6
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 2011
3:45 – 6:00 PM CLUB 3:16 for Grades 3 & 4
6:30 PM SENIOR CHOIR PRACTICE.
THURSDAY, APRIL 28, 2011
2:45 – 5:00 PM CLUB 3:16 for Grades 7 & 8.
NEXT SUNDAY, MAY 1, 2011
NEXT WEEK Pastor Rick will share the message. Following the
morning service a VBS INFORMATIONAL MEETING and sign
up time will be held.
6:00 pm MUSIC APPRECIATION SERVICE! Join us for a night
of music and fellowship! All Grace Music groups as well as the Faith
Choir and guest soloists will be participating. The men & women
from the Veterans Facility will be our special guests.
SPECIAL DATES TO REMEMBER
Sunday, May 8, 10:00 am GEMS SUNDAY.
Sunday, May 15 – ALL CHURCH DINNER following the morning
worship service for everyone. This is a benefit for the 2012 Mission
Trip! Check out the purple insert & turn in your reservation soon!!!
DISCOVERY KIDZ SUMMER ROTATION SIGN UPS – We are
still in need of someone for games/gardening to complete the first
summer rotation and a couple more for the 2nd one. Would love to
have these filled by May 1st so PLEASE sign-up today if you can help
out. Teaching is a two week commitment and shepherds are a 3 week
commitment. There will be no Discovery Kidz on the holiday
weekends this summer.
FAMILY NETWORK OF WYOMING CELEBRATION & FUND
RAISING DINNER! -- Thursday, May 5, 2011 – Punch at 6 PM &
dinner at 6:30 PM. Please contact Shari before April 26 if you would
like to attend.
CLOTHING DRIVE – It’s spring and many of us will be going through
our clothes and giving away the extras. “Second Chance Clothing”
(on Leonard NW), a used clothing store of Trinity Reformed Church,
is looking for good used clothing of any size and season! Summer
clothes would especially be appreciated (presently they are short on
girl’s clothing), but anything would be great! We will have boxes by
the upper and lower doors through May 1 for this clothing drive.
BIBLE ALIVE SEMINAR at Christ Memorial Reformed Church of
Holland on Friday evening, May 6 and Saturday morning, May 7.
Want to get more out of reading your Bible? You need to know what
it was saying to those who first heard it. Bible Alive will give you the
tools and education to do just that. See the poster on the bulletin
boards here at church for more information. See Karen Roberts if
you have any questions.
Saturday, May 7, 2011 at 3:00 PM - Annual spring concert at
Fellowship Reformed Church (36th & Port Sheldon, Hudsonville)
featuring the Singing Hims, the Heritage Singing Men, and
Men of A-Chord. Come join us for an inspiring time together!
WORSHIP SERVICE ASSISTANTS
Today Upper Doors: Pastor George & Juel Grevenstuk
Brian Licari & Abbey Berneske
Lower Doors: Derk & Jenny Hendges
May 1 Upper Doors: Dick & Ruth Locke; Wes & Linda Lowing
Lower Doors: Marc & Diane Maitner
Today Robin Zondervan, Amy Grimm, Judy Beadle
May 1 Sue Stuk, Sandy Farris, Cindy Wylie
Prayers & Praise Line
April 24, 2011
Church Plant Prayer Focus
Pray for Pastor George as he continues to make
contacts with individuals and families.
Congregational Prayers and Praise
Please call the office if you would like to
share a Prayer Request or a Praise Report.
Christ the Lord is Risen today…Hallelujah!
We thank and praise God for the opportunity and privilege to worship today!
Keep Jae & Julia in your prayers as they adjust to their lives here.
Please keep Lola De Young and her family in your prayers. You can follow the blog at www.followingthecall.org
Pray for Tymie Boeve as doctors continue to search for the cause of her severe headaches.
Pray for Amee Bekkering, daughter of Dick & Ruth Locke, following surgery this week.
Pray for Tyler Huisman, nephew of Wes & Linda Lowing, following surgery this week.
Pray for David Battjes, son of Trena Battjes, following a brief hospitalization this week.
Pray for Orville & Esther Hoag in the loss of a cousin of Orville’s.
We remember in prayer the following family or friends of our members that are ill or receiving treatments: Marvin Witvliet, brother of Arlene Dekker, who is beginning chemo for esophageal cancer; Larry VerMerris, son of Ruth Vermerris diagnosed with pancreatic cancer; Linda Hoezee, daughter-in-law of Ann Hoezee who is undergoing chemotherapy.
Keep these friends and family serving in the military in your prayers: Amie Pierce, Doug Desmarais, Frank Senko, Dave
Pray for our Shut-in’s: Mrs Tena DeVink, 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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