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Posted by: Sue Stuk on Mon, Jul 10, 2006
SUNDAY, July 9, 2006
10:00 am Worship Service
Musical Introit “How Great Thou Art” Larry Vande Vrede
Time of Praise
Call to Worship
* Greeting Time
* Opening Songs of Praise
* Opening Prayer and God’s Greeting
Exhortation to Self-Examination
Prayer of Confession
Words of Assurance
Ministry of Music “He Touched Me” Larry Vande Vrede
Hymn No. 406 ………….………………………… “Wonderful Words of Life”
Tithes and Offerings for God’s Kingdom
Signing of the Fellowship Register
* Prayer of Dedication
Living Word: Ezekiel 2:9-3:11 (Page 804)
Message: “EAT THIS BOOK” Rev. Vern Hettinga
Prayer of Blessing on the Word
* Closing Hymn No. 410 (Verses 1,3,5) …… “Standing on the Promises”
* Song of Departure No. 670 (vs. 1 & Chorus) ….... “Make Me a Blessing”
Organist, Karen Ver Hulst
*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
Worship Sequence No. 127, 128, 129 .. “The Lord on High is Mighty!”
* Invocation & Salutation
Time of Sharing
Moments in Prayer
* Hymn No. 636 ………………………………….………..… “I Must Tell Jesus”
Living Word: Genesis 32:1-33:4 (Page 32)
Message: “DIVINE AMBUSH” Rev. Vern Hettinga
Prayer of Blessing on the Word
* Closing Hymn No. 630 ……………… “What a Friend We Have in Jesus”
Evening Pianist, Lorinda Vander Werp
TODAY AT GRACE
TODAY we welcome Rev. Vern Hettinga to our worship services. We
thank you for being with us on this Lord’s Day!
OUR MINISTRY OF MUSIC is presented by Mr. Larry Vande Vrede of
Seventh Reformed Church. We thank you for coming and sharing
your testimony in song with us this morning.
THE SUNDAY SCHOOL GUIDE CLASS will meet in the Consistory Room.
You are invited to join them!
CALENDAR OF THE WEEK
MONDAY, JULY 10, 2006
7:00 PM CHILDREN’S MINISTRY TASKFORCE will meet in the
THURSDAY, JULY 13, 2006
4:30 PM PRAYER GROUP will meet in Pastor Rick’s Office.
7:00 PM ALL FORMER AND CURRENT TEACHERS AND
LEADERS OF YOUTH are invited to meet with the Children’s
Ministry Taskforce to brainstorm and give input on fall
programs for our children and youth.
NEXT SUNDAY – JULY 16, 2006
NEXT SUNDAY we will celebrate the sacrament of the Lord’s Supper.
Pastor Rick will share the message “A FRESH START” from
II Chronicles 30.
9:30 AM SENIOR CHOIR meet in the Choir Room. You will be singing
during our morning service.
PRAYERS & PRAISE
HEALTH CONCERNS – Ken Wylie returned home after a heart cath
earlier in the week showed no heart problems. He will return to his
pulmonologist for further testing. Please keep him in your prayers.
Dorothy Church is back at Brookcrest following hospitalization
earlier. Millie Nevins is back at her home. See the Prayers & Praise
Line inserted in your bulletin today for all the other Prayer Requests
and Praise Reports.
AT A RECENT ELDERS MEETING the membership of Karl and Janet
Kunnen and baptized children was transferred to Heritage Reformed
Church of Hudsonville.
ATTENTION HIGH SCHOOL YOUTH!!! It’s time for our annual Cedar Point
Trip! We are planning to leave on July 25 and possibly stay until July
26. Volunteers, chaperones, and drivers are needed. Sign up sheets
are on the table in the narthex. Feel free to sign up after the service. Any questions please contact Darrell at the office or email at email@example.com
VOLUNTEERS are needed to paint the parsonage, replace a window in the
garage, and do some plumbing repairs. All the work will be done the
week of July 10-15. Please sign up in the narthex if you can help!!
Questions?? See Bob Ver Merris.
SPECIAL DATES TO REMEMBER
Monday, July 17, 7:00 pm SPIRITUAL GROWTH MINISTRY TEAM will meet.
TWO FIESTA REUNIONS COMING!!!
Children 4 years to 5th grade are invited to experience Fiesta two
more times! We’ll sing the songs, have the Bible Buddies Rosa &
Spike bring us our Bible point with a new Bible Adventure, make a
cool Cactus Craft, play some Grande Games, and eat some Maraca
« Wednesday, July 19, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
« Wednesday, August 16, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Volunteers are needed…sign the sheet in the narthex and you will be contacted!
WORSHIP SERVICE ASSISTANTS
Today Upper Doors: Dennis & Lisa Johnson;
Ellsworth & Jeanette Johnson
Lower Doors: Les & Magdalena Kiss
July 16 Upper Doors: Erma Johnson;
Lower Doors: Neal & Judy Klein
July Aisle 1 Aisle 2 Aisle 3 Aisle 4 Aisle 5 Aisle 6
Gort Veldheer Johnson Moody
Today AM Service: Pat Ter Beek, Laura Marshall, Jennifer
Elkowitz, Chelsea Boeve PM: Sue Stuk
July 16 AM Service: Sue Vander Wal, Angie Hendrickson, Linda
Emelander, Sarah Dunkle PM: Ruth Postema
Week of 7-2-06
Offering Weekly Amount Needed Difference
$6,863.01 $7,848.27 - 985.26
Year to Date Offering Year to Date Needed Difference
$208,368.49 $204,055.02 - 3,534.80
Prayers & Praise Line
July 9, 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…
· Good Health
· Time with families
· The ministry of Rev. Vern Hettinga
· Pastor David Jansen and CenterPoint Church
· New Life Community Church and Rev. Todd Bush
· Shawn Gerbers working this summer at the Grand Canyon
· Darrell Delaney as he begins his work at Grace
· Nikki Probst as she makes plans to move and join us soon
· The new job partner of Steve Elkowitz ~ please pray that he may be led to Christ
· Sandy Workman& Joan Patterson following knee replacement surgery
· Ken Wylie who will undergo further testing
· 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 Schoolenberg
· 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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