WELCOME to all who have come
to worship today at Grace Reformed; we’re so glad you are here!
Today is set apart to focus on the intrinsic value of human life
and the fundamental right to life, as recognized by America’s
Founding Fathers (see the poster on the hallway bulletin board).
Please join us in the Fellowship Hall following the services.
Harrison will join us for worship this afternoon here at Grace.
Greeters/Coffee: Rick & Glenda Hongslo; Nursery: Raven Barse;
Praise Team: Elroy, Kylee, Laura, Natalie; C&W “The
Followers of Jesus”, Rachel, Cami.
NEXT WEEK: Greeters/Coffee:
Matt & Jennifer Johnson; Nursery: Cali Vanden Hoek; Praise Team:
Tom, Marsha, Kelsey, Lexie; C&W “Parable of the Mustard
Seed”, Kathy, & Levi.
CRC OFFERING: Today—DCS;
Next Week— We Care Fund.
11:15 AM SUNDAY SCHOOL Classes meet.
BULLETIN DEL: Today-Matt
Johnson, Jan. 26-Scott Muckey, Feb. 2-Dennis Niewenhuis, Feb.
9—Dan Noteboom, Feb 16—Mike Noteboom, Feb. 23—Troy Noteboom
MONDAY: 7 PM Grace
Consistory and CRC Council separate meetings (at Grace)
8 PM Joint Leadership Meeting.
7 PM Women’s Bible Study at CRC; Lesson 13.
SUNDAY, JAN. 26 we turn to
Job’s wisdom in chapter 14 with a message“Drop by Drop”
in the morning; in the afternoon we focus on “God Our
Father” from Psalm 115. Pray the messages will enrich your
week and prepare you for greater service to our great God.
ADVANCE: Wed.,Jan. 29—Coffee
Break begins at the CRC; see Helen VW for a book.
Don’t be bashful. Don’t hesitate! Have a text you always
wanted to hear a sermon explain? Have a question about a Bible
teaching that perplexes you? Pastor Jack has designated three
Sunday morning messages to be selected by members of our church
family: the first Sunday is January 26, followed by February 23,
and April 19. You may even call or e-mail today with your
PRAYERS FOR GOD’S PEOPLE:
Dennis Niewenhuis’ continued recovery, Chad Went-land’s cancer
treatments to be effective; continued prayer for Marla, Ann
Scholten’s daughter; Brenda Hector, Toni Sletten’s daughter; and
others battling cancer, undergoing treatments, other physical
problems, shut-ins, residents of area care facilities.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Bruce
Zomer (Jan.19), Jen Plooster (Jan.20). Have a great day!
URGENTLY NEEDED: Nursery
attendants for Grace Reformed—girls and/or boys (7th
grade up) and adults willing to help can sign-up on the sheet on
the bulletin board across from the mailboxes. Thank You!
2020 GRACE VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:
Share & Care (send a card, give a call, or visit), and Bulletin
Board. Sign-up sheet on the bulletin board across from the
mailboxes. See where you might be able to assist, and thank
SAVE YOUR STAMPS: Please
save your stamps; the Alliance Stamp Ministry has raised over $1
million from the sale of used stamps in preparation and
distribution of Spanish Sunday school curriculum. Cut stamps
(leave some envelope around each stamp); deposit them in the
Grace coat room in the marked box.-- Women of Grace
CRC MEMBERS: Please pick up
your offering envelopes and yearly financial reports from your
mailbox at the CRC.
Have you been heard? Our congregation has a
once-in-five-year opportunity to participate in the 2020 CRC
denominational survey. This survey helps denominational
leadership understand the concerns and needs of local
congregations like ours. It is crucial that as many people from
our congregation as possible participate. Please visit
crcna.org/survey/8708 to answer the survey questions
by February 28.
BIBLE STICK OFFERING last
week was $1261.00.
Dinner with Dakota Jubilee
at DCS on Feb. 8—6 PM dinner w/music provided by pianist Steve
Swanson, and a concert by Dakota Jubilee men's chorus following
the meal. Individual tickets are $20 or reserve a table of 8 for
$140; deadline to buy tickets is Jan.29. To reserve, contact
Linda De Haai 680-4620, Rachelle Hubers 680-5417, Tracy Maas
680-4511, Renae Timmermans 680-2106
Chicken Pot Pies: DCS
Fellowship will once again be making homemade double crust
chicken pot pies on Fri..Feb. 14, order forms are available:
7" pies - $15, 11" pies - $25. Please, return order forms, with
payment, to the box in the back of church by Feb. 1. Fill your
freezer the easy way!!!
Men’s Retreat at New Hope Camp:
All men are invited Jan. 24-26 to the “Called: Men of God”
retreat with speaker Jason Rogness and worship leader Tim
Collins, hosted by Men Right Here Ministries of Platte at the
New Hope Christian Camp, 3 miles south of Platte. This popular
retreat will fill up fast; register online today at
newhopechristiancamp.org. or forms available on the foyer
short course in Christian living, open to anyone ages 18 to 99.
Registration is open, no cost to attend. The retreat is held at
Inspiration Hills; with the men’s weekend starting Thurs.
evening, Feb. 27, ending Sun. afternoon, March 1. Women’s
weekend is Thurs. evening, March 5, to Sun. afternoon, March 8.
For more information or a registration form contact Karla
Overweg at 680-4848.
GREETER/COFFEE LIST: JAN.-MARCH-MAY-JULY-SEPT.-NOV. 2020
Jan. 19—Rick & Glenda Hongslo
Jan. 26—Matt & Jennifer Johnson
March 1—Grant & Vicki Lubbers
& Sheryl Muckey
March 15—Dennis & Elaine Plooster
March 22—Ryan & Jen Plooster
March 29—Gene &
May 3—Pete & Carol Sipma
May 10—Wade &
May 17—Darrell & Londa Vanden Hoek
May 24—Trent & Abby Vanden Hoek
May 31—Grant &
Shannun Vander Wal
July 5—Ivan & Sharon Van Marel
& Terri Van Roekel
July 19—Willis & Goldie Van Roekel
July 26—Richard & Kris Van Zee
Sept. 6—Devin & Bridget Veurink
& Tara Wentland
Sept. 20—Farlin & Wendy Barse
Sept. 27—Bernie & Pat Beukelman
Nov. 1—Barb Groeneweg & Carol Rexwinkel
& Marcia Bormann
Nov. 15—Don & Mary Bosma
22—Troy & Cindy Bosma
Nov. 29—Darwin & Jodi De
If you are unable to assist on the date scheduled, please
with someone listed and call Barbara for the bulletin