The Lord's Day - January 29, 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 entry or fill out your information on the pads in the church pew. You can place those in the offering bag.

OFFERING: Today: Lost Timber Bible Camp                             Feb. 5 - Chandler Christian School

NURSERY:  Today  AM – Michelle H., Larissa H. and Megan H.

                       PM – Danielle H.

                      Feb. 5 - AM -  Sandy H., Miranda H. and Abra J.

                                    PM -  Service in the Reformed Church

                     Feb.12 - AM  - Tami K., Amber P. and Cody P.

                                    PM  - Verla K.

USHERS: January: Daryl Rylaarsdam and Kyle Talsma

GREETERS:  Today – Wendale & Lavonne Vander Broek and Marv & Donna Van Dam

                     Next Week – Al & Sue Prins and Rog & Tami Krosschell

COFFEE SERVERS:  Today – Rog & Tami Krosschell

                                 Next Week – Grant & Carolyn Prins

CHILDREN’S CHURCH LEADERS: Today – Melanie V.S. and Abra J.

                                                     Next Week – Steff M. and Nick S.


Today –  9:00 AM Church Education and Adult Bible Studies  10:00 AM Worship Service.

            - Congregational Potluck! Everyone is welcome to join us!

            - 6:30 PM Combined Evening Service in our church.

Wed.    - 6:30-8:00 PM Family Soccer Night at the Chandler Christian School.

            - 7:00 PM Young People will meet in the Reformed Church.

            - 7:30 PM Annual Chandler Burial Association Meeting at the Chandler Funeral Home.

Next Sun. – 9:00 AM Church Education and Adult Bible Studies. 10:00 AM Worship Service.

              6:30 PM Combined Evening Service in the Reformed Church.


Please remember Amy Kruse in your prayers as she has been in Sanford Hospital in Luverne with pneumonia this past week.

Continue to pray for Sharla Vander Woude, Leon, Travis and Jeremy as Sharla will be having another chemo treatment on Wednesday. Pray that she may receive strength and healing.

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 and Tillie Struiksma who now resides at Edgebrook Care Center.



This Sunday, January 29: Fellowship Noon Luncheon after the morning worship service. Please stay for some good food and good fellowship!! The Combined Evening Service will be in our church at 6:30 p.m.

Next Sunday, February 5: The Combined Evening Service will be in the Reformed Church at 6:30 p.m.

 There is a sign-up sheet at the kitchen window to bring meals for Sharla and Leon. If you are willing to help out in this way, it would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!

If anyone would like to send Jan Veldhuizen a card, her address is: Jan Veldhuizen, 5468 W. El Paso, Fresno, CA 93722.

The Annual Chandler Burial Association Meeting will be held February 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Chandler Funeral Home.

Prison Ministry:  We will be going to Sioux Falls for worship service on February 10.  Everyone is on the list.

The 2017 Day of Encouragement at Dordt College will be here soon, on Sat., February 4.  It is a day to inspire, encourage, and equip all God's people for ministry.  The day includes fellowship and workshops for every person of the church: students, mothers, deacons, musicians, shepherds, fathers, volunteers, leaders, helpers, worshipers, broken people, and more.  The keynote speaker will be Dr. Ed Stetzer, executive director of LifeWay Research, a prolific author and trainer of pastors and church planters on six continents.  We are planning on meeting at church at 6:30 a.m. to carpool to the event.  Tickets are $65/person.  Speak to Pastor Josh if you are interested in attending.  Please let Pastor Josh know by phone/text at 507-329-1258 or email if you would like to go to this exciting event

MINNIKOTA YOUTH WINTER RETREAT 2017: The Annual MIK Youth Winter Retreat will be held at Swan Lake outside Viborg, SD from Feb 17-19.  The theme is "Just Be"  with speaker Pastor Fuzz Floyd and Praise Team Ariel Gomes + Friends.  Deadline for registrations is Jan 25th. There is a limit of registrations that will be taken this year due to constructions onsite.  Registrations are available from the Church secretary or your Youth Leaders. For more info contact Lee De Groot 712-470-4244 or