Posted by: Sue Stuk on Thu, May 26, 2011
SUNDAY, MAY 29, 2011
10:00 am Worship Service
Music Ministry “You Raise Me Up” Barb Halverson
Time of Praise
Call to Worship
* Greeting Time
* Opening Hymn of Praise
No. 68 …. “We Praise Thee, O God, Our Redeemer”
* Opening Prayer and God’s Greeting
Moment of Sharing: God would like us to abide in His _________.
Music Ministry “Could You Believe?” Barb Halverson
Moments in Prayer
* Hymn No. 809 …………………….……………………..… “God of Our Fathers”
Tithes and Offerings for God’s Kingdom
Signing of the Fellowship Register
* Prayer of Dedication
Living Word: John 15:1-8 (Page 1046)
Message: “ABIDING IN THE VINE” Rev. Scott Crane
Prayer of Blessing on the Word
* Closing Hymn No. 425 …………….……………..……….. “Bind Us Together”
* Song of Departure No. 34 ……………………………………….….. “He Is Lord”
Organist, Karen Ver Hulst
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
TODAY Rev. Scott Crane will lead our worship and share the message.
Discovery Kidz will not meet today. Kids…you can worship in the
Sanctuary today with your parents!
OUR SPECIAL MUSIC TODAY is presented by Barb Halverson.
Barb is the daughter of Lucille Sytsema. Thank you for your ministry
of music today!
TONIGHT we will not have a service at Grace. A few of our sister
churches are combining for a service at Beverly Reformed Church at
6:00 pm. You are welcome to join them!
PRAYERS & PRAISE
HEALTH CONCERNS – Mary Huizen continues at Blodgett
following hip replacement surgery. See the Prayer and Praise
Line for all prayer requests and praise reports.
IN APPRECIATION – Thank you to those who just finished up the
Rich Young Ruler rotation in Discovery Kidz: Donna Oppenhuizen,
Lillian Vander Veen, Sandy & Brian Gort, Kerri Baker, Arlene
Dekker, Marge Veldheer. Your time is much appreciated!
Thank you to my Grace family for all the cards and prayers
following my surgery! ~Anna Borkowski
CALENDAR OF THE WEEK
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1, 2011
7:00 PM WORSHIP DESIGN TEAM MEETING.
THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2011
5:00 PM CLUB COMMUNITY HOT DOG ROAST!
NEXT SUNDAY, JUNE 5, 2011
NEXT SUNDAY Pastor Rick will share the message “WHAT’S SO
GREAT ABOUT HEAVEN?” Also, we will celebrate Jacob
Wohlgemuth graduation from Discovery Kidz. Cake will be served
following the service in his honor!
Training Session for VBS Jewish Mothers at 9:30 am next Sunday.
Mission Trip Meeting next Sunday following the am worship service.
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 and make arrangements.
ELDERS/CONSISTORY meetings are scheduled for June 6 ~
Elders 6:30 pm and Consistory 7:30 pm.
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!
REMINDER…NEXT ROTATION begins June 5!
COMING SATURDAY, JULY 30, 9 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 Food Booth and Baked Goods sale. YOU could
A meeting is being held after the morning worship service on June 5
for anyone …those going on the mission trip as well as others in the
congregation, who would like to help in any way! Stop in the Chapel
to see what it’s all about!
VBS MARKETPLACE 29 AD ~ June 13 – 16, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
DRIED FRUIT – Must be in package with ingredients listed.
Please drop off in kitchen by June 5.
CANOPY TENTS – A couple tents are still needed for the
Marketplace. Please drop off to church before June 10.
Please write your name on tent so we know who to return it to.
Sunday, June 5 at 9:30 am – Jewish Mothers.
Sunday, June 12 at 9:30 am – Marketplace Workers.
to change…a life, a city, a world
Pentecost Sunday – June 12, 2011
Pentecost..the coming of the Holy Spirit, the birth of the New Testament church,
and the commissioning of Christ followers to boldly testify to our Lord’s resurrection
and make disciples of all people.
The church today – almost 2000 years later –
continues to be the hope of the world.
Our special offering for the month of June is designated for “One Sunday”.
Our evening service on June 12 will be a special combined service with our sister
churches in Wyoming with that offering designated for “One Sunday” as well!
WORSHIP SERVICE ASSISTANTS
Today Upper Doors: Ernst & Char Otto; Joan Patterson
Lower Doors: Larry & Bernice Palma
June 5 Upper Doors: Dick Postema; Gerry & Elaine Pylman
Lower Doors: Eric Postema
June 12 Upper Doors: Rick Postema; Karen Roberts
Lower Doors: George & Hennie Rosema
Today Sue Vander Wal, Elaine Martin, Tymie Boeve
June 5 Robin Zondervan, Janell & Luke Nordlund
June 12 Lynda Ver Merris, Jayme Dood, Emily Mc Elroy
Prayers & Praise Line
May 29, 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.
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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