The Lord's Day - Apr. 23, 2017
WELCOME to all who have joined us in worship today. If you are visiting, we invite you to sign the guest book in the church
Morning Message: “The Church is Rooted in Christ”
Evening Message: “The Lord’s Prayer: Addressing God as Father”
Offering: Today - Vacation Bible School
Nursery: Today - AM – Tami K., Lauren S. and Meghan S.
USHERS: April: Ivan Vogel and Ethan Vogel
Greeters: Today - Leon & Sharla Vander Woude and Duane & Julie Reitsma
Coffee Servers: Today - Wendale & Lavonne Vander Broek Next Week: Don & Michelle Hoekman
Children's Church Leaders: Today - Chelsea S. and Cameron P.
ITEMS OF PRAYER AND PRAISE
Our Christian sympathy goes out to Roger and Pam Talsma in the recent death of Pam's brother, Doug Heeren of Rapid City. Arrangements
are pending. Please keep Roger and Pam as well as the whole family in your prayers during this difficult time.
We remember all of our members who reside at area care facilities. Chris Sankey, Les Schoolmeester, Dick Talsma and Marie Vander Top
who reside at Edgebrook’s Assisted Living and Gert Krosschell who resides at Edgebrook Apartments.
This Sunday, April 23: The Combined Evening Service will be in our church at 6:30.
Operation Directors of Lost Timber Bible Camp since 2014. They are financially supported through generous gifts of individuals and
churches, similar to the support a missionary would receive. Please keep the Ahlquists in your prayers as they minister to campers by bringing
them the Gospel. The Combined Evening Service will be in the Reformed Church at 6:30 p.m.
main dish, side dish or dessert to share as we fellowship with one another.
of a worship service, the service is automatically cancelled.
of the order of worship to discuss today's topic with your family or in small groups. If you are interested in finding a time to discuss these
questions as a group or if you would like to purchase a copy of the book, please meet with Pastor Josh in the sanctuary following the
us as we pray for our congregations, fellow Christians, community, nation, and the world.
to generation. Please mark your calendars to join us on Saturday, June 3 from 5-8 p.m. for an old fashioned picnic, program, games, school
tours and socializing.
dates: April 26 - BINGO. On April 26, we will have a chapel as part of Christian Education week starting at 9:00 a.m. following by BINGO.
We hope you can join us for one, two, three, or all four days! We look forward to spending time with Senior Citizens from our local community
and those who join us as visiting guests.
Please contact the store manager at 507-449-6101 if interested or for more information.
Annual Horse Ride-a-Thon. Horses with riders and horse drawn rigs will begin at Pipestone County Fairgrounds and proceed to their
destination at the Center in Woodstock. The date is Saturday, May 20, 2017 beginning at 10:00 a.m. Our Horse Ride-a-Thon will be
concluded at the Center at approximately 1:30 p.m. with all participants enjoying a picnic lunch and t-shirts. For further information, contact
New Life Treatment Center, Woodstock, MN at 507-777-4321. (The Horse Ride-a-Thon has been greatly enjoyed by all who participate
and attend. If any rider or buggy or wagon drivers would like to join the caravan, regardless of fund raising amounts, we welcome you to join.
There is no “entry fee” or minimum amount that any person must raise, all riders are welcome. The proceeds for the Horse Ride-a-Thon
will go towards furnishing and equipment in the men’s and women’s areas. Awards and prizes will be presented in recognition of various
to make this event possible. It was a beautiful afternoon of praise and worship. The offering totaled over $1500. SWC Circle #12