The Lord's Day - Sept. 16, 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 14:1-16
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 1:18-31
Sermon: “The Mission: Christ Preached to the Nations”
Scripture: Mark 1:14-34
Sermon: “Take Off Your Crown”
Offering: Today - Jeff and Christy Faber
Sept. 23 - Home Missions
Nursery: Today - AM – Sandy H., Mariah H. and Nathan H.
PM – No attendants provided but the nursery is open for you to use.
Sept. 23 - AM - Tami K., Cadance M. and Amber P.
Sept. 30 - AM - Rebecca S., Cody P. and Seth P.
USHERS: September: Ray Talsma and Marv Van Dam
Greeters: Today - Grant and Carolyn Prins
Next Week – Bob and Faith Prins
Coffee Servers: Today - Don and Deb Buys Next Week: Arvin and Delaine Vander Woude
Children's Church Leaders: Today - No Children’s Church due to Communion.
Next Week – Sandy H. and Meghan S.
Today - 9:00 AM Church Education. 10:00 AM Morning Worship Service and the Lord’s Supper.
- 6:00 PM Evening Worship Service.
Tues. - 7:30 PM Cadet Counselors Meeting at 1st CRC in Sioux Falls. (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.
We pray for Glen Talsma who continues to recover from West Nile virus.
This Sunday evening Pastor Josh will be exchanging pulpits with Rev. Brian Kornelis of Bethel Christian Reformed Church.
Cadet Counselors meeting this Tuesday, Sept.18 at 1st CRC in Sioux Falls at 7:30. We will have praise and worship session to kick off the
for us being lead by Pastor Bryan Dick from Volga CRC and music lead by
Happy the Dog. A short business meeting will follow. All
are encouraged to attend and kick off the year with some great praise
and worship, giving glory to God for the upcoming Cadet season.
Don't forget the church potluck dinner on Sunday September 30th after the morning service!
The Southwest Minnesota Christian High School Parent/Circle Group #12 will be hosting a sub supper on Tuesday,
25 from 5:00-7:30 p.m. during the soccer game vs. Freeman
Academy and volleyball game vs. Heron Lake-Okabena. You
may purchase a sub sandwich meal for $7.00 or purchase items individually. Thank you for your support for this event!
Singspiration Hymn Festival to be held at the Bethel Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Reading, MN on September 20, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.
are invited to come and join in singing many new and traditional songs
and hymns. Besides congregational singing, there will be soloist,
quartets, and other groups providing special music. A freewill offering
will be taken for Helping Hands Pregnancy Center. Lunch will
be served afterwards in the Fellowship Hall.
Great is the Lord and most worthy of praise; his greatness no one can fathom. (Ps 145:3) Come, join your hearts and voices
together at BEHOLD OUR GOD, AN EVENING OF PRAISE AND WORSHIP on Friday, September 21 at 7:00 PM in
Bethel CRC, Edgerton.
will be holding its annual Trail Ride on Saturday, September 22.
This year we are at a new location, Newton Hills State
Registration starts at 8:30 AM with the ride beginning at 10:00 AM.
Lunch will be served from 11:00-2:00. We ask that you support this
even by making a donation towards wheelchair sponsorships. For more information please visit, www.hopehaven.org.
COFFEE BREAK KICK-OFF BRUNCH–Join other women in the study of God’s word and make new friends! All women of the
community are invited to Discover Nehemiah. In this study we’ll
see how the God of the Bible controls history and uses people like
to carry out his purposes. Nehemiah’s
dependence on God and his steady resolve in the face of opposition,
provide examples for everyone.
fall session of Coffee Break and Children’s Story Hour (ages
3-Kindergarten) begins with brunch on October 3 at 9:30 a.m. in
Fellowship Hall of First CRC in Edgerton. Nursery will be provided. Got Questions? Call Thea (507.227.9513) or Priscilla (507.215.1482).
Sept. 25 - Education Committee Meeting.