The Lord's Day - Sept. 9, 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: Matthew 19:13-15
Sermon: "The Children and the Kingdom"
Scripture: Psalm 3
Sermon: "King Jesus, Savior"
Offering: Today - Volunteers In Mercy
Sept. 16 - Jeff and Christy Faber
Nursery: Today - AM – Michelle H., Mariah H. and Megan H.
PM – No attendants provided but the nursery is open for you to use.
Sept. 16 - AM - Sandy H., Mariah H. and Nathan H.
Sept 23 - AM - Tami K., Cadance M. and Amber P.
USHERS: September: Ray Talsma and Marv Van Dam
Greeters: Today - Al and Sue Prinst
Next Week – Grant and Carolyn Prins
Coffee Servers: Today - Ivan and Amy Vogel Next Week: Don and Deb Buys
Children's Church Leaders: Today - Bobbie S. and Mariah H.
Next Week – Chelsea S. and Danica P.
Today - 10:00 AM Worship Service. Preparatory Service for the Lord’s Supper.
- Fellowship Coffee after our morning worship service! Please join us!
- 6:00 PM Evening Worship Service.
Tues. - 7:00 PM Council Meeting. Elders will meet at 7:00 p.m. with full Council at 7:30 p.m.
Wed. - 7:00 PM GEMS and Cadets Kick-Off. See announcement.
Thurs. - 7:00 PM Classis Minnkota meets at First CRC in Edgerton. Delegates from our church are Elder Cal Tinklenberg,
Deacon Chad Miersma, and Pastor Josh.
Please keep the churches of our classis in your prayers.
Next Sun. – 10:00 AM Morning Worship Service. Celebration of the Lord’s Supper.
- 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.
Please pray for Glen Talsma who has been in the Pipestone hospital this week with pneumonia.
are kicking off a new season of church school and catechism.
Praise team will be singing during the morning service and we are
all church school and catechism kids to join them in singing the
opening praise songs. We ask that parents encourage their children
come forward and sing with the praise teams.
Next week Sunday's morning worship service will be a celebration of the Lord's Supper as well as a special mission emphasis Sunday. In
mailboxes this Sunday are mission updates from all of our missionaries.
A special offering will be taken next week Sunday for Jeff and
Christy Faber. You can follow their blog and subscribe for email updates by visiting: https://jcksbr.wixsite.com/nicafabers Your mailboxes
include their latest picture card, which you can display in your home
to remember to pray for them. Please remember to pray for all
our missionaries and take a moment to send them a message of encouragement. Arbin and Bimala Pokharel - Nepal;
Jeff & Christie Faber - Nicaragua; Glenn & Laura Adams - Bolivia
The Gems and Cadets Kickoff will be Wednesday September 12th at 7:00 p.m. at the Chandler Park. Bring a lawn chair and your
running shoes. Gems and Cadets will meet on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday’s of the month this year.
We would to thank Geri Sankey and Leona Talsma who gifted The Christian Flag to the church in memory of Harris and John.
Christian Flag has a red cross representing the blood of Jesus who died
on the cross for our sins; the blue represents loyalty
or faithfulness to Christ; the white represents purity and peace.”
Share the Harvest:
There is a table set up in the fellowship hall for anyone in the
congregation to bless others by sharing their produce.
Feel free to take what you need.
MCCL Fall Tour: David Munson, a recent Political Science graduate of the University of Minnesota who also holds a certificate in
Ministry from the House of Prayer University in Kansas City, MO. will
be the speaker at this year’s Minnesota Citizen’s Concerned
Life (MCCL) fall tour. As the Resource Director for MCCL, he will
share the latest MN pro-life legislature and an upcoming election
preview on Monday, September 10 at 7:00 pm in the Pipestone Pizza Ranch Party Room. Please join us in learning more about advocating
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.
Sept. 16 - Mission Emphasis Week and the Lord’s Supper and first week of Sunday School and Catechism.
Sept. 25 - Education Committee Meeting.