The Lord's Day - Nov. 4, 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.
Old Testament Reading: Genesis 17
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 5
Sermon: “A Gracious Response to Sin”
Scripture: Psalm 19
Sermon: “The Two Books”
Offering: Today - Chandler Christian School
Nov. 11 - World Renew - Peter Fish
Nursery: Today - AM – Bobbi W. and Emma S.
PM – No attendants provided but the nursery is open for you to use.
Nov. 11 - AM - Michelle H. and Abby V.D.
Nov. 18 - AM - Sandy H. and Kayla V.S.
USHERS: November: Kyle Talsma and Don Hoekman
Greeters: Today - Huck and Anne Schaap
Next Week – Kent and Chelsea Schaap
Coffee Servers: Today - Rog and Tami Krosschell Next Week: Grant and Carolyn Prins
Children's Church Leaders: Today - Sandy H. and Miranda H.
Next Week – Carolyn P. and Larissa H.
Today - 9:00 AM Church Education. 10:00 AM Morning Worship Service.
- Fellowship Coffee after our morning worship service! Please join us!
-- 6:00 PM Evening Worship Service.
Tues. - 5:30-730 PM SWCH Circles Soup Supper. (See announcement.)
Wed. - 9:30 AM Coffee Break Bible Study in the Fellowship Hall of the First CRC of Edgerton.
Fri. - Chandler Christian School Fall Donation Sale and Supper. (See announcement.)
Next Sun. – 9:00 AM Church Education. 10:00 AM Morning Worship Service.
- 6:00 PM Evening Worship Service.
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 and Gert Krosschell who resides at Edgebrook Apartments.
The following men have been nominated for the office of Elder: Bruce Kreun, Curt Miersma, Marv Van Dam and Harold Westra. For
office of Deacons: Dale Kruse, Harlow Schaap, Rich Vander Ziel and Ivan
Vogel. Please pray for the leading of the Holy Spirit. Two elders
and two deacons will be chosen from these nominations.
The annual Community Harvest supper will be held at the Chandler Christian Reformed Church on Sunday evening, November 18. The
will be potluck style. Turkey, potatoes and gravy will be provided. It
will start at 5:00, followed by a condensed service, with dessert
and fellowship to follow. Invite a friend or neighbor for a time of thanksgiving as a community!
Our Thanksgiving Service will be Wednesday evening, November 21 at 7:00 p.m. Our annual congregational meeting will take place
following this service.
Many new books have been added to the library recently for both adults and children. A special thank you to those who have donated.
have also purchased some to complete several series, and many for
younger children. Please do not take more than 5 children's books
per household. Thank you, The Library committee.
World Renew invites you to join us as we work alongside communities around the world to establish Uzima. Uzima, Swahili for life,
the essence of life as God intended it to be. Through daily devotions
(distributed in your mailboxes) and activities you can gather with
family to learn how God is moving families beyond poverty and hunger
and equipping them with skills to create a sense of wholeness
themselves, their family, and community. Pick up your Peter Fish
bank today, then return them on November 11 for this year's World
The families of CCS invite you to join them at Pipestone Pizza Ranch for a Pizza Ranch tip night. We will be serving from 5-8 on
November 12th. Please come out and support our school! Proceeds will be going to our student activity fund.
The Southwest Christian High School Circles invite you to their Annual Fall Soup and Dessert Supper on Tuesday, November 6.
Time is 5:30-7:30PM. Menu will include Soup: Cheesy
Vegetable, Pea, Chili, and Chicken Taco, Pulled Pork Sandwiches
homemade desserts. Free will donations are
appreciated. Come out and enjoy a supper of homemade soups,
sandwich and desserts!
Please join us on Friday, Nov. 16 for the annual Carry the Light (donation sale) event at Southwest MN Christian High School. The evening
start with a burger feed at 5:00 p.m. served by the SW Faculty and
Staff. A free will donation is accepted for the meal. The men's
women's auctions will start at 6:30 p.m. Come be
part of an evening of fun and fundraising for the SW general operating
fund. Shares for the
evening will be directed to the
Tuition Assistance Fund. Items will be listed on the school's website
as they become available. If you would like
to make a donation
for the evening, please mail it or drop it off at the school
office - 550 Elizabeth Street, Edgerton. Please join us for the
donation sale as part of the community of support for our current students and generations to come. - SWMCH School Board
ATTENTION SUGAR COOKIE LOVERS! SWC Circle 11 is selling frozen Christmas cookie cutouts again this year. Each dozen will
an assortment of trees, bells and stars. Cost is $5/dozen. Included
with your order will be baking instructions and a delicious
recipe! Cookie orders are DUE by Wednesday, NOVEMBER 7. We are
hoping they will be available for pick-up beginning the week
November 26. If you’d like to place an order, please call, text or
email one of the following Circle 11 members: Dixi
– snyderjfh@yahoocom – 507.227.6341; Denise Nerem
– email@example.com – 507.276.1535; Daci
Moss – firstname.lastname@example.org – 507.227.8540 Mary Kreun – email@example.com – 507.227.4467
Scholarship Opportunity: A portion of the Classis Minnesota ministry share for Christian Higher Educating received during the previous
is awarded in February to Christian college students in the form of
scholarship grants. Any student attending a CRC-endorsed Christian
who completes an application form by the December 31 deadline is
eligible. Contact Pastor Josh for an application form or provide
with the student's email address and a form will be emailed directly to the applicant.
Nov. 11 - Preparatory Service.
Nov. 13 - Council will meet.
Nov. 18 - We will celebrate the Lord’s Supper.
Nov. 21 - 7:00 PM Thanksgiving Day Service with congregational meeting to follow.