The Lord's Day - Feb. 10, 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.

Morning Worship 
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 8:1-13
Sermon: “All for my Neighbor’s Goodt”

Evening Worship
Scripture: Psalm 35
Sermon: “God is Our Salvation”

Offering:  Today - Jeff and Christy Faber
Feb. 17 - Back to God Ministries International

    Nursery:  Today - AM –    Pam T. and Cadance M.
                       PM – No attendants provided but the nursery is open for you to use.
       
Feb. 17 - AM - Shela V.D. and Amber P.
        Feb. 24 - AM - Melanie V.S. and Cody P.

   Greeters:  Today - Frank and Caroline Vander Woude
                      Next Week –  Leon and Sharla Vander Woude

   Coffee Servers:  Today - Don and Michelle Hoekman                Next Week:   Al and Shela Van Dam

   Children's Church Leaders:  TodayMelanie V.S. and Mariah H.
                                                   Next Week –  Steff M. and Danice P.

   Calendar:  
   Today    -  9:00 AM Church Education Classes. 10:00 AM Morning Worship Service.
 
                
- Fellowship Coffee after our morning worship service! Please join us!
                 -- 6:00 PM
Evening Worship Service.    
   
Tues.   - 2:00-7:00 PM Red Cross Blood Drive in our church.
             - Church Council will meet. Elders at 7:00 p.m. with full Council at 7:30 p.m.
   
Wed.     - 9:30 AM Coffee Break Bible Study at First CRC of Edgerton.
                 - 7:00 PM
GEMS will meet. Snack/Drink: Raegan
                - 7:00 PM Cadets will meet.
                - 7:00 PM There will be an outreach meeting in the CRC.
   Next Sun. – 9:00 AM Church Education classes. 10:00 AM Morning Worship Service.
                  - 6:00 PM
Combined 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.   

   ANNOUNCEMENTS:   
   On Sunday evening, February 24 at 6:00 p.m. we will have a Combined Evening Service with the churches of Edgerton and Leota in our church.
   If you are not currently receiving text messages for prayer requests or church closing information, and would like to join the list, please
 text “EZJoinCRC” to the number 797979.  You will receive a message confirming that you joined.
  The Council needs another person to run the sound system.  This includes controlling the speaker system during church services.  Please give
 this your prayerful consideration and if you are willing to help during the worship services contact one of the Council members.
    Community game night is back on again for January and February at the Christian School gym.  Dodge ball, soccer, and other
 "all age games" will start at 7:00 pm and end at 8:30.  It will take place on the 1st and 3rd  Wednesday evenings of the month. Hope to
 see you there!
    Missionary Update: Our missionaries in Bolivia, the Adams, would like to thank many who responded to their urgent newsletter seeking
 more funds for their mission work.  This allowed them to purchase tickets to return home on furlough.  They would like to let you know that
 they are still short $1,000 a month in monthly pledges in order to continue their ministry.  If you would like to become a financial partner you can
 give to Pioneers online @ https://www.pioneers.org/give/ or you can mail to: Pioneers 20123 William Carey Dr. Orlando, FL 32832.  
 Write the check to Pioneers and put their account number on the memo: 111826.  We look forward to their visit to Chandler in August. 
   Southwest MN Christian will be celebrating homecoming this week, February 11-15.
   Monday - Boys BB home with RTR and Cheer Team and Cheer Camp performance at halftime
   Tuesday - Girls BB home with H-BC, Walking Taco/Hot Dog supper hosted by junior class, 5th grade students scrimmage at halftimes
   Thursday - Both boys and girls BB home with Worthington. Sub Supper hosted by junior class, alumni competitions at half time
   Friday - Girls BB home with Ellsworth - parent night for GBB
  (Please check the full schedule on the school's website: www.swmch.org)
    We hope you can join us for a few or all of the events scheduled for the week. With thanks for God's continual provision of prayerful,
 encouraging, and financial support to keep Christian education a praiseworthy option for our area students. GO EAGLES!

  THANK YOU
    Thank you Pastor Christoffels and the congregation for your prayers, visits, cards & well wishes while I was in the hospital and 
  recovering at home. Praise God for his healing blessing.
                                                                                                               Amy Kruse

  ADVANCE NOTICES
  Apr.13 - Open House Bridal Shower for Michaela Hartle, bride to be of Darwin Reitsma. They are registered at Target and Walmart.