The Lord's Day - May 19, 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: Genesis 32:22-32
Sermon: “Jacob Wrestles with God”

Evening Worship
Scripture: Psalm 38
Sermon: “Waiting for the Lord in Trouble”

Offering:  Today - Lost Timber Bible Camp - Ahlquist Family
May 26 - Luke Society

    Nursery:  Today - AM –   Michelle H. and Owen V.
                       PM – No attendants provided but the nursery is open for you to use.
       May 26 - AM - Sandy H. and Levi C.
       June 2 - AM - Bobbi W. and Danielle H.

   Greeters:  Today - Martin and Irene Hoekman
                       Next Week –  Steve and Sandy Hoekman

   Coffee Servers:  Today - Cal and Connie Tinklenberg              Next Week:  Rich and Nancy Vander Ziel

   Children's Church Leaders:  Today - Bobbi S. and Kayla V.S.
                                                          Next Week –  Chelsea S. and Cameron 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.
   
Thurs.    - 7:00 PM CCS Graduation in our church.

   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.   

   ANNOUNCEMENTS:  
    On Sunday evening, May 26, at 6:00 pm, we will be hosting a combined evening service with the churches of Leota 
  and Edgerton.

    Sermon Series:  For the rest of this spring and part of the summer, Pastor Josh will be preaching a morning 
 sermon series on favorite Old Testament narratives - and he would like your input! For the next two weeks, please 
 let Pastor Josh know your favorite Old Testament stories either by email, in person, or with a note in his church mailbox.   Please sign your name so we can discuss ideas.  Children are welcome to submit their suggestions as well!

  From the Library Committee: If anyone borrowed the JESUS DVD from the library, would you  please return 
 it as someone is wanting to use it. Thank you! 

   Chandler Christian School 8th Grade Graduation: On Thursday, May 23rd, Chandler Christian School will be 
 having its 8th Grade Graduation.  This year’s graduating 8th grade students are Cody Post, Cameron Prins, Ruth 
 Melendez Sanchez, and Kayla Vander Schaaf.  The verse that the 8th grade students have selected is Romans 8:31 
 “What, then, shall we say in response to these things? If God is for us,who can be against us?”   This year’s graduation 
 will take place at the Chandler Christian Reformed Church at 7:00pm; the graduation speaker will be Mr. Karl Schmitke. 

 Southwest MN Christian Circle 11 invites you to their annual Memorial Day PANCAKE BREAKFAST on 
 Monday, May 27 from 7:30 - 10:00 a.m., hosted at the school located at 550 Elizabeth St. - Edgerton. In addition to
 hot pancakes served right off the griddle, there will be sausages, juice, milk, and coffee.  Free will donations are 
 gratefully accepted.

    PRAISE TEAM SINGERS and ACCOMPANISTS: We would like to have all praise team singers and 
 accompanists meet after the service on June 2 to learn some new songs that we can teach to the congregation. We 
 will practice for approximately 30 minutes. Please join us for practice!

    We are looking for volunteers for Vacation Bible School. We need crew leaders and helpers, people to prepare 
 snacks and a piano player. If you can help out please let Trish or Sandy know. VBS will be June 17-21. The theme 
 is “Roar”. Registration forms are in the back of church.   

  ECES AND SWMCH SOCIETY MEETINGS: On Tuesday, June 4, 2019 the annual society meetings for 
 Edgerton Christian Elementary School and Southwest MN Christian High School will be conducted at Edgerton 
 Christian School gymnasium– 210 W. Elizabeth – Edgerton. The society meeting for ECES will begin at 6:30 p.m. 
 followed by a joint meeting of the two societies to vote on the updated Articles of Incorporation at 7:30 p.m. The 
 members of each society will vote on this matter. The SWMCH society meeting is scheduled to begin at 7:45.
 The established Articles of Incorporation that will be voted on are available to read through the link posted on the 
 schools’ websites – www.swmch.org or www.edgertonchristianschool.org. Prior to each separate society meeting,
 the Foundation committee from each school will conduct its business meeting. We look forward to your attendance 
 and support of the schools and Christian education your children and grandchildren will or are receiving. 


   ADVANCE NOTICES
   June 17-21 - Vacation Bible School.