The Lord's Day - Aug. 11, 2019
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: Esther 4:1-5:2
Sermon: "For Such a Time as This”
Scripture: Psalm 84
Sermon: “Wholehearted Service to Christ”
Offering: Today - (1) Union Gospel Mission
(2) - Benevolent Fund
Aug. 18 - Lost Timber Bible Camp
Nursery: Today - AM – Rebecca S. and Cameron P.
PM – No attendants provided but the nursery is open for you to use.
Aug. 18 - AM - Pam T. and Danica P.
Aug. 25 - AM - Shela V.D. and Meghan S.
Greeters: Today - Al and Sue Prins
Next Week – Grant and Carolyn Prins
Coffee Servers: Today - Steve and Sandy Hoekman Next Week: Grant and April Post
Children's Church Leaders: Today - No Children’s Church due to Communion.
Next Week – Chelsea S. and Nick S.
Today - 10:00 AM Morning Worship Service. The Lord’s Supper.
- Fellowship Coffee after our morning worship service!
- 6:00 PM Evening Worship Service.
Tues. - Council Meeting. Elders will meet at 7:00 p.m. with full Council at 7:30 p.m.
Fri. - 4:30 PM We will leave from church
to attend worship service at Cornerstone Prison Church.
Next Sun. – 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.
This morning for our Lord's Supper service we focus on Esther 4, and will focus on Psalm 84 in the evening.
Next Sunday, we welcome our missionary, Glenn Adams, to lead us in worship. He will be updating us on his
mission work in Bolivia. There will be a potluck after our morning service to give us more opportunity to fellowship
with Glenn and his family. Please bring a dish to share.
This week Pastor Josh will be attending a continuing education class in Sioux Falls. Please contact your Care
Group elder for any prayer needs.
As a congregation, we have an opportunity to bless our missionary family, Glenn and Laura Adams, when they visit
us on August 18. Glenn and his son (and possibly his wife and other son if they end up coming) will need a place to
stay when he preaches for us that Sunday, for Saturday and possibly Sunday night. If you are able to help, let
Don Vogel know.
NEW IN THE LIBRARY: Vacation Bible School DVD's and CD's from previous years are now available in
each Chandler church library. Each library has a different selection. Check them out!
We will be having our change-over from summer to winter items at the Bible for Missions Thrift store on August 12
and 13. On the 12th we will clear the racks and on the 13th we will refill the racks. If you can, we would like your
church to come on Tuesday, August 13. We will start at 9:00 a.m. and finish by 3:00 p.m. Donuts and coffee will
Prison Ministry: Our next scheduled visit to the Cornerstone Church will be on August 16.
The 2019-2020 school year for Southwest MN Christian High School will begin on Tuesday, August 20. We
begin the first day of school with an opening chapel at 8:20 a.m.
Everyone is welcome to join us to begin another
year of challenging each other to grow in knowing, loving, and serving God and others. 2 Peter 3:18.
The 2nd Annual SWC Tractor Run will be held on Saturday, Sept 7. The event will begin at the Pipestone CRC at
9 am with rolls and coffee. The route will take the tractors on a variety of roads, which will lead them to a noon
meal served at the Southwest Christian Cafeteria. Following the noon meal and door prizes, the drivers will complete
the circuit back to Pipestone for fresh ollie bollen and coffee. There will be a free will donation to participate.
Please contact Kendra Kuipers at 507.227.0488 with questions or to register for the ride!
We want to thank all who stayed and had coffee and cake with us for our
60th wedding anniversary. Thank you also
for all of the special expressions of congratulations. We thank God for the 60 years He has given us.
and Lavonne Vander Broek
Aug.18 - Our Missionary Glenn Adams will be leading our morning service.
Sept. 1 - 6:30 PM combined evening service at Ebenezer CRC in Leota.
Sept. 6 - We will be joining the Chandler Reformed Church in serving an evening meal at the Banquet in
Sioux Falls, SD. Mark your calendar. Contact person is Albert Brouwer.
Sept.12 - Classis meets in our church.