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Posted by: Sue Stuk on Thu, Jul 27, 2006
SUNDAY, July 30, 2006
10:00 am Worship Service
Musical Introit Bill De Young
Time of Praise
Call to Worship
* Greeting Time
* Opening Songs of Praise
* Opening Prayer and God’s Greeting
Prayer of Confession
Words of Assurance
Moment of Sharing: Worship God in His ________.
Moments in Prayer
Hymn No. 3 ………………………. “Holy! Holy! Holy! Lord God Almighty”
The Special Offering for The Bible League will be received
Music Ministry Bill De Young
Tithes and Offerings for God’s Kingdom
Signing of the Fellowship Register
* Prayer of Dedication
Living Word: Psalm 84 (Page 577); John 4:19-26 (Page 1031)
Message: “LIVING WORSHIP” Rev. Rick Oppenhuizen
Prayer of Blessing on the Word
* Closing Hymn No. 220 ……………………………………..…..…. “He Is Here”
* Song of Departure No. 670 (vs. 1 & Chorus) ….... “Make Me a Blessing”
* Postlude Organist, Judy Palmbos
*All who are able, please stand
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.
We joyously welcome you to Grace. Let us join together in celebrating the goodness of God, and singing songs of joy before our creator. Please sign your name and address on the Fellowship Register as it is passed today so we can get to know you better!
SUNDAY’S AT SIX
Meet at the Crossing
Call to Worship
* Opening Hymn No. 139 ………….……..…….. “Great Is Thy Faithfulness”
* Invocation & Salutation
Time of Sharing
Moments in Prayer
* Hymn No. 520 ………………..………………….. “The Longer I Serve Him”
Living Word: Psalm 90 (Page 581)
Message NOTHING BUT TIME” Rev. Rick Oppenhuizen
Prayer of Blessing on the Word
* Closing Hymn No. 686 …………………. “O God, Our Help in Ages Past”
* Benediction Evening Pianist, Judy Palmbos
TODAY AT GRACE
OUR MINISTRY OF MUSIC this morning is presented by Mr. Bill De Young
of Fairway Christian Reformed Church. We welcome you and thank
you for sharing your testimony in song with us this Lord’s day. We
also thank Judy Palmbos for playing the organ for us today!
THE SPECIAL OFFERING for the month of July is designated for the Bible
League. This special offering will be received today.
THE SUNDAY SCHOOL GUIDE CLASS will meet in the Consistory Room.
You are invited to join them.
CALENDAR OF THE WEEK
THURSDAY, AUGUST 3, 2006
4:30 PM PRAYER GROUP will meet in Pastor Rick’s Office.
NEXT SUNDAY – AUGUST 6, 2006
NEXT SUNDAY Rev. David Van Opstall, a recent graduate of Western
Seminary will lead us in worship and share the messages. Pastor
Rick & Donna will be on vacation. They will return August 9th. If an
emergency arises, please contact your Caring Shepherd, Elder, or
Pastor Roger; or you can call the office and we will contact them for
THE DOOD/ZONDERVAN Bible Study Group will meet after the morning
PRAYERS & PRAISE
HEALTH CONCERNS – Jim Friar underwent surgery in Royal Oak, MI on
Friday, July 28. He is expected to be hospitalized 3 days and then
will return home to Wyoming. Deb Pierce will undergo surgery
Friday, August 4th for foot surgery. Please keep Jim and Deb and
their families in your prayers this week. See the Prayers & Praise
Line inserted in your bulletin today for all the other Prayer Requests
and Praise Reports.
IN APPRECIATION – Thanks so very much to everyone who has been
over working on the parsonage getting ready for Holly & me to
move in! Also, thanks bunches for all the food and supplies that
were there to surprise us as well! It was such a blessing and I’m
really excited to be here and to get started serving at Grace. Feel
free to stop by my office anytime to say “Hi!” I’d absolutely love to
meet and get to know each of you. Thanks again! ~Nikki Probst
MEN! There is still time to reserve your spot for the PROMISE KEEPERS
CONVENTION September 15 & 16 at the Van Andel Arena. All men,
ages 15 and up are encouraged to attend! This event will “pump you
up” and help you focus on the things in life that are worth your time
to focus on! Cost $69.00 for the first 11 signed up, $89.00
thereafter! See Ray Zondervan if you have any questions.
FIESTA REUNION –The next Fiesta Reunion is scheduled for Wed., August
16th, 6:30 – 8:30 pm. You will want to experience all the fun once
again! Invite a friend.
CONSISTORY MEMBERS – Next meeting is scheduled for August 14th.
Elders will meet at 6:30 pm – Consistory at 7:30 pm.
NEEDED THIS FALL…Teachers & Leaders for fall Youth Programs.
Sunday School, Wednesday Nights, Middle School Youth Group,
Children & Worship, Cadets…lots for you to choose from! Sign up on
the sheet in the narthex and indicate what group you would be
interested in helping with!
THE NEXT GALAXY will soon be published. Articles are due August 22nd.
Survey for the Galaxy…what is your all time favorite sandwich! Drop
off your articles and favorite all-time sandwich info in the bin
attached to the file cabinet in the main office.
WORSHIP SERVICE ASSISTANTS
Today Upper Doors: Murial Land; Marc & Diane Maitner
Lower Doors: Jon & Beth Kubiak
Aug. 6 Upper Doors: Ron & Carole Lankheet;
Luke & Janelle Nordlund
Lower Doors: Rick & Laura Marshall
July Aisle 1 Aisle 2 Aisle 3 Aisle 4
Gort Veldheer Johnson Moody
Today AM Service: Elaine Martin, Luke & Janelle Nordlund,
PM Service: Donna Oppenhuizen
Aug. 6 AM Service: Erika Wigent, Marge Veldheer, Sandy Farris,
PM Service: Sue Stuk
Week of 7-23-06
Offering Weekly Amount Needed Difference
$7,119.00 $7,848.27 - 729.27
Year to Date Offering Year to Date Needed Difference
$228,542.34 $235,448.10 - 6,905.76
NEW EMAIL ADDRESSES! You can reach Darrell Delaney, Director of
Nikki Probst, Community Outreach Director at
Prayers & Praise Line
July 30, 2006
The Prayer and Praise Line is a way to let our Grace Congregation
know about your prayer needs and praise reports.
Praise God for…
· The music ministry of Bill De Young
· The refreshing rains
· Vacations and a time for refreshment
· Pastor David Jansen and CenterPoint Church
· New Life Community Church and Rev. Todd Bush
· Shawn Gerbers working this summer at the Grand Canyon
· Darrell & Nikki as they begin to make plans for fall programs here at Grace
~ Also all those who have volunteered to work along side of them in the
· The new job partner of Steve Elkowitz
· Deb Pierce as she undergoes surgery this week
· Jim Friar recovering following surgery
· Jim Hunter, boss of Marge Moody, who was just diagnosed with cancer
· Those in our congregation with continuing heath concerns: Jan VanWyk,
David Hoezee, Marjean Tibbets, Ila Friar, Mary Haagsman
· The following friends and family members with health concerns:
Carol Hoekstra, Lara Class, Samantha Allan, Katie Van Dam
Gordon Ver Merris, Jeff Gerwig, Paul Hendricks, Cathy Duinkerken
· Our Shut-in’s including: Mrs Dorothy Church, Mr Irwin Huizen,
Mrs Gert Kerkstra, Mrs Gen Kroon, Mrs Millie Nevins, Mr & Mrs
Ade Peterson, Mrs Ann Rozema, Mrs Miriam Schrotenboer, Mrs June
Snyder, Leora Totten, Mr Casey Ver Merris, Mrs Margaret Zylstra
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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