The Lord's Day - June 24, 2018
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.
Scripture: Genesis 5:1-32
Sermon: "Written in the Book of Life"
Sermon: “Jonah’s Song”
Offering: Today - Southwest Minnesota Bible League
July 1 - Chandler Christian School
Nursery: Today - AM – Sandy V.W., Megan H. and Nathan H.
PM – No attendants provided
but the nursery is open for you to use.
July 1 - AM - Bobbi W., Miranda H. and Cadance M.
July 8 - AM - Michelle H., Amber P. and Cody P.
USHERS: July: Don Hoekman and Kyle Talsma
Greeters: Today - Steve and Sandy Hoekman
Week – Dave and Pat Holm
Coffee Servers: Today - Bruce and Verla Kreun Next Week: Cal and Connie Tinklenberg
Children's Church Leaders: Today - Chelsea S. and Owen V.
Next Week – Sandy H. and Emma S.
Today - 10:00 AM Worship Service. Preparatory Service.
- Fellowship Coffee after our morning worship service! Please join us!
- 6:00 PM Evening Worship Service.
Next Sun. – 10:00 AM Morning Worship Service.
- 6:30 PM Evening Worship Service at Leota CRC. PLEASE NOTE TIME AND PLACE!
ITEMS OF PRAYER AND PRAISE
We remember all of our members who reside at area care facilities. Chris Sankey who resides at Edgebrook Care Center, Dick Talsma
who resides at Edgebrook’s Assisted Living, Gert Krosschell who resides at Edgebrook Apartments and Geneva Peters who resides
at the Pipestone Good Samaritan Care Facility.
Wendale Vander Broek had an intestinal blockage on Wednesday that was taken care of orthoscopically on Thursday at Sanford Hospital in
Sioux Falls. Surgery went well and he is on the road to recovery. Please pray for continued healing and a speedy recovery.
Next week Sunday, July 1, we welcome Rev. Duane Tinklenberg to lead our morning worship service. For our evening service,
congregation has been invited to worship with Ebenezer Christian
Reformed Church in Leota at 6:30 p.m. Since Pastor Josh will be
vacation beginning on Wednesday, contact your Care Group elder or deacon with any needs.
This week, we look forward to Vacation Bible School at the Reformed Church. The congregation is invited to join us for a nightly supper
5:30 p.m. (freewill donation). VBS will run from 6-8:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday. (Note: Please bring a paint shirt
along!) Each night
the kids offering will be for Happy
Houses in Haiti. Friday will include a 5:30 p.m. supper, a 6:00
p.m. program, and ice cream floats after
the program. VBS training for volunteers will be today at 11:30 or Monday night at 5 p.m. at the Reformed Church.
The painting of the interior of the church will be starting soon. They will also be varnishing the windows. The Council is asking that the
Education rooms, Young People’s room and the office be de-cluttered and
organized as they plan on painting them first. If you have
involved in the church education program, we ask for your assistance in
going through the rooms and materials. Thank you!
The Sunday School program raised $619.15 for their World Renew Gap Gifts project this winter. Thank you for your generous gifts,
Community Kickball night will start July 11 at the Chandler Park, 7:30-8:30. All are welcome!
The board for the Bible for Missions Thrift Store invites all volunteers and their spouses to a picnic as thanks for all the hours you
worked. The picnic will be held in the ARC Center at the American
Reformed Church at 1720 N. Burlington, at 6 P.M. on June 26. Please
let Joyce Aykens (507-372-2017) or Verla Wheeler (507-360-5811) know how many are coming from your church by June 22.
Summer Camp: Inspiration Hills Summer Camp 2018 is just around the corner! Our Theme for Summer Camp 2018 is
the Light", emphasizing Matthew 5:14. Check out all our dates and
prices on our website at www.inspirationhills.org! Make sure to
your child up for summer camp before it's too late!
It's time to start preparing for another season of Apples of
Gold! Apples of Gold is building up marriages, mothers, and
worldwide. It's not just a mentoring program, it's not just a
cooking class...it's a nurturing, inter-generational connection that
women how to love their husbands, love their
children, and how to practice submission, hospitality, kindness, and
purity A new season of AOG
will be held
September-November 2018. Meetings will be Mondays (9/17, 9/24,
10/8, 10/15, 10/29, 11/5, 11/12) from 4:30-7:30 at First CRC
Edgerton. There are six lessons and then a grand finale supper
with spouses. The first hour is a cooking demonstration, the
second hour is a
Bible study, and the third hour we
enjoy the meal that was prepared. If you have participated in AOG
in the past, you know what a blessing it is! Please
encourage/invite someone new to participate in the program. If you are
interested in being involved, please contact
Karen Fey (507-227-6392), Fay Van Essen (507-920-0729), or Ruth Kooiker (507-879-3373).
The summer months bring the excitement of warm weather, vacations and
extra time to enjoy creation. Most of our Luke Society ministries
situated in warm climates all year long, but they also face issues such
as drought, extreme heat and tropical storms. In the face of these
obstacles they are undeterred in their efforts to provide health to their people. It's a joy to serve alongside Chandler Christian Reformed Church
together we support these directors and their passion to share the
Gospel. Thank you for your continued support of the Luke Society.
July 10 - Church Council will meet.