Posted by: Sue Stuk on Thu, Jun 9, 2011
JUNE 12, 2011
10:00 am Worship Service
to change…a life, a city, a world!
Choral Introit “Pentecostal Power”
Time of Praise
Call to Worship (On Screen)
* Greeting Time
* Opening Songs of Praise
* Opening Prayer and God’s Greeting
Prayers for VBS
Senior Choir “Holy Spirit Live in Me”
Celebration of Wyoming Church Plants
General Synod Recognition
Moments in Prayer
Hymn No. 384 …………………………….……………………………. “Spirit Song”
Tithes and Offerings for God’s Kingdom
1st Offering – Regular Tithes and Offerings
2nd Offering – “One Sunday”
Signing of the Fellowship Register
* Prayer of Dedication
Living Word: Acts 2 (Page 1056)
Message: “ONE SUNDAY: DID YOU CATCH THE WIND?”
Rev. Rick Oppenhuizen
Prayer of Blessing on the Word
* Closing Hymn ………………..…………………………… “There is a Redeemer”
* Song of Departure No. 389 (Verse 1) ……..….. “Spirit of the Living God”
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
9:30 AM – Marketplace Workers Training Session. If you
were not at the meeting this morning, please see Heather downstairs
following the service.
9:50 – 11:15 AM DISCOVERY KIDZ MEET. All children ages 3
years – 5th Grade meet downstairs for your very own worship service.
Our SPECIAL OFFERING for the month of June is designated for
“One Sunday” . See the insert in your bulletin today for all the
6:00 PM – A Combined Pentecost Service will be held with our
sister churches at Faith Reformed Church. Pastor Bruce Osbeck,
Pastor Harvey Hertz, and Pastor Rick will take part. The evening
offering is designated for “One Sunday”.
PRAYERS & PRAISE
HEALTH CONCERNS – Mary Huizen is recovering at the home of
her daughter Joy. Phyllis Vander Sloot will have outpatient foot
surgery on Wednesday. Joan Patterson will undergo surgery on
Thursday, the 16th at Metropolitan Hospital. See the Prayer and
Praise Line for all prayer requests and praise reports.
GENERAL SYNOD will be meeting this upcoming week at Calvin
College. Larry Kleymeer is our Elder Delegate. See the insert in your
bulletin listing the Special Events that you are invited to attend.
OUR CHRISTIAN SYMPATHIES are extended to Wes & Arlene
Dekker upon the death of Arlene’s brother, Marvin Witvliet, on
Wednesday, June 8.
CONGRATULATIONS to Don & Lillian Vander Veen who celebrate
their 59th Anniversary today. They have provided cake for us to enjoy
today to celebrate!
CALENDAR OF THE WEEK
VBS MARKETPLACE 29 AD
June 13 – 16, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
5:30 PM VBS Workers please be here and ready to greet the
children. Also, many hands are needed for tear down Thursday night
at 8:00 pm. Thanks!
THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2011
5:00 PM CROSSING COMMUNITY HOT DOG ROAST!
NEXT WEEK, JUNE 19, 2011
PASTOR RICK will present the message “DAD’S MAKE A
DIFFERENCE”. We will wrap up our week of VBS with songs and
DISCOVERY KIDZ are STILL in need of one person for games on
June 26 and July 10. If you can help both of those dates or just one,
please see Heather or sign up in the narthex!
GENERAL SYNOD – The 205th Reformed Church in America General
Synod will be held on the campus of Calvin College from June 16-21.
They are looking for a variety of volunteers to serve their
transportation and hospitality needs:
COMING SATURDAY, JULY 30, 8:30 AM TILL 3:00 PM
GRACE MARKET DAY – As another fundraiser for the Chiapas
Mexico Mission Trip, Grace will be hosting ‘GRACE MARKET DAY’
in the parking lot! This will be a Flea Market and Craft Sale! We will
divide the parking area at Grace into lots which will be open to
vendors to rent. Items for sale will include crafts and rummage
items, as well as a Concession Stand and Baked Goods sale. YOU
could help by
In the narthex you will find the sheets where you can sign up to help
in any way! Craft Vendor Forms are also on the table……please take
one and give it to someone you know who would like to be a Vendor
at our Market Day!
TREASURER UPDATE: To God be the GLORY! As a Consistory, we
wanted to thank you, our congregation, in support of the many
ministries happening here at Grace. We are pleased to be making our
budget so far to date and have recently received and deposited a
$200,000 gift from one of our member's estate. The Consistory is in
much prayer about how to invest this incredible gift into further
ministry at Grace Reformed Church and welcome your input before
our next meeting on 7/25. Please share your thoughts with your
favorite consistory member and also pray for God to help further
ministry here at Grace.
A COOKIE SIGN UP SHEET is in the narthex. If you would like to
make cookies for our fellowship time on Sunday mornings, sign up
and Shari will call you to make arrangements.
PICTURES WANTED – We are working on a slide show for Father’s
Day. We would love to have a picture of you with your kids, or with
your father. Please submit your photo to Robin Zondervan at
email@example.com . If you are not able to submit by email,
you can drop off your photo in the office. Please have them
submitted by June 15. Thank you!
Local Opportunity for helping on a Habitat for
Humanity BUILD! Churches and Habitat are partnering in the
‘Faith United Build’ which will impact 50 families on the southeast
side of GR. Check out the article in the Galaxy and respond by calling
Shari or sign up on the sheet in the narthex!
WORSHIP SERVICE ASSISTANTS
Today Upper Doors: Rick Postema; John & Della Sawyer
Lower Doors: George & Hennie Rosema
June 19 Upper Doors: Geri Ruis; Karen Roberts
Lower Doors: Donna Oppenhuizen
June 26 Upper Doors: Lucille Sytsema, Mike & Marjean Tibbets
Lower Doors: Pat Ter Beek
Today Lynda Ver Merris, Jayme Dood, Emily Mc Elroy
June 19 Linda Emelander, Judy Beadle, Allie Mc Elroy
June 26 Sandy Farris, Chelsea Boeve, Amy Grimm
Aisle 1 Aisle 2 Aisle 3 Aisle 4
June Norden Nordlund Zondervan Tibbets
Prayers & Praise Line
June 12, 2011
Church Plant Prayer Focus
Pray for Pastor George as he continues to build relationships.
Congregational Prayers and Praise
Please call the office if you would like to
share a Prayer Request or a Praise Report.
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