Posted by: Sue Stuk on Thu, Jul 20, 2017
SUNDAY, JULY 23, 2017
10:00 AM Worship Service
Introit “Leave it There” Sue Kurtz
Call to Worship
*Opening Songs of Praise
Hymn No. 3 ………….. “Holy, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty”
Hymn No. 69 ……………..……………………………….. “Holy, Holy”
*Opening Prayer and God’s Greeting
Moments of Sharing: I see God’s holiness in ____________.
Moments of Prayer
Music Ministry “Precious Lord, Take My Hand” Sue Kurtz
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: I Samuel 28:1-25 (Page 289)
Message: “THE WITCH OF ENDOR: SIZE MEDIUM”
Rev. Rick Oppenhuizen
Prayer of Blessing on God’s Word
*Closing Hymn No. 444 ……………..…………….. “I Love to Tell the Story”
*Song of Departure No. 419 ………………………………….….“Family of God”
Organist, Paul Kerkstra
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 for kids ages 3 years – 5th
grade meets downstairs by the youth desk. Our fun summer theme is
“Be a Hero for God”. Today’s scripture comes from Exodus 4:10-15.
MUSIC MINISTRY – Sue Kurtz will provide our special music
this morning. Thank you once again for being with us on this Lord’s
THE TRANSITION TEAM will meet in the Chapel following the
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.
SUNDAYS AT SIX – Pastor Rick will be leading the combined
evening services at Faith Reformed. Tonight’s message: “Mark My
Words: This IS the Son of God: MARK”.
PRAYERS AND PRAISE
HEALTH CONCERNS: Please continue to be in prayer for Paul
Kerkstra’s son Brent . Tuesday Brent was transferred to the
Heartland Health Care Center on Leonard. For all other praise
reports and prayer concerns, see the prayers and praise line in your
IN APPRECIATION – Thank you to all who attended my 90th
Birthday party and the many who sent wonderful cards. It is very
much appreciated. ~Mary Huizen
OUR CHRISTIAN SYMPATHIES are extended to the Licari family.
The children’s mother, Rachel Monroe, passed away from cancer on
Monday, July 17. We pray for comfort and understanding as they go
through this difficult time.
NEXT WEEK, JULY 30, 2017
NEXT SUNDAY Pastor Rick will share the message: “Jael: Nailed
Him”. For our evening service we will be meeting with our sister
churches at Faith Reformed at 6:00 pm.
OUR SPECIAL OFFERING for the month of July is designated for
CRAN HILL RANCH. This offering will be received next Sunday.
DISCOVERY KIDZ VOLUNTEERS are needed July 30 through the
end of August. 2 helpers are needed each week. Please sign up on
the sheet in the narthex. Thank you!
PRAISE TEAM – No practices July 24, & 31. You will resume
practice in August.
GRACE CHURCH PICNIC – See the insert in your bulletin today and
sign up in the narthex to reserve your spot!
DISABILITY ADVOCATE – The RCA is looking for a volunteer to be
the Disability Advocate for Grace. This person would work towards
bringing about the full participation of all people with disabilities in
the life of the church and the full participation of the church in the
lives of people with disabilities. You can read more about it on the
disability-advocate. Call the Grace office (538-3100) if you would be
interested in further details.
WORSHIP SERVICE ASSISTANTS
Today Upper Doors: Louise Grimm
Lower Doors: Ron Harmsen
July 30 Upper Doors: Fred & Willie Hiemstra
Lower Doors: Jan Higley
Aug. 6 Upper Doors: Mary Huizinga
Lower Doors: Gladys Kessel
Today Donna Oppenhuizen, Mary Kubiak
July 30 Robin Zondervan, Sophie Licari
Aug. 6 Kerri Baker, Brielle Wigent
Prayers & Praise Line
July 23, 2017
Congregational Prayers and Praise
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