MORNING WORSHIP—10 AM
Preaching: Pastor Jerry Buwalda
Prelude: Kim Zomer
Welcome & Announcements
Call to Worship
*221 All Praise to Our Redeeming Lord
*Praise Songs: That’s Why We Praise Him
Because He Lives (Amen)
Assurance of Pardon: Romans 8:1
God’s Guide for Living: Matthew 22:37-40
713 Seek Ye First
*184 Thy Word
Scripture: Luke 9:28-36
Message: The Only Savior
Prayer for Application
*501 Now I Belong to Jesus (1,2)
Offertory Prayer (collected in back of church)
*501 Now I Belong to Jesus (3)
WELCOME TO WORSHIP this
morning! We are thankful for Pastor Jerry Buwalda of Sioux
Falls as he leads us in worship.
CRC & GRACE CONGREGATIONAL MEETINGS
following the morning service to consider extending a call
to Pastor Scott Nichols; voting will take place separately
in each church. If you need an absentee ballot, please
contact an elder from either church.
WORSHIP GUIDELINES: Due
to the continued concern of COVID19, we will observe
guidelines on the church websites. Morning worship at Grace
weeks 1&3, and at the CRC weeks 2&4. If you are more
comfortable staying home, we stream live at 10 AM, post
later to YouTube, or view service on channel 95 following on
PRAISE TEAM: Today—Tom,
Jennifer, Helen; Next Week at Grace: Cal, Heidi, Sharon,
Elliott. (If you are uncomfortable singing due to
COVID19, please let Kim know.)
OFFERING: Please mail
offerings to either church or deposit in the box in back of
BULLETIN DELIVERY: Due
to the lockdowns at both the nursing home and Leisure
Living, bulletins will be sent by email to the facilities.
Supplies are located in the southeast entry of the CRC.
Please return any collected offering directly to George
Wk. of June 29: Dave
Wk. of July 6: Dennis Plooster
July 13: Dennis Niewenhuis
Wk. of July 20: Mike Noteboom
TUESDAY: 2-4 PM.
GEMS meets at New Holland CRC
SUN., JULY 5: Worship at
Grace Reformed with Pastor I. Van Leeuwen leading the
ADVANCE: July 5 – 7
PM Combined Independence Day Worship
at Platte CRC with Pastor Dan Ebbens bringing
the message, and an offering will be received for DCS. As
Covid-19 precautions, our fellowship hall will be opened for
seating during worship, and the nursery space will be
available as needed for parents, though without attendants.
We hope to see you here!
ADVANCE: July 12:
Communion will be held in the CRC.
August 30: 5th Sunday in Grace Reformed.
PRAYERS FOR GOD’S PEOPLE
We express our Christian sympathy and love to Natalie
and Jagger Groeneweg and family and friends following
the death of LaRon Groeneweg last Sunday, June 21. May
God provide comfort, love and answers for any needs in
this time of grief.
Chad Wentland is undergoing treatments for cancer;
please pray for strength through the treatments and that
they would be effective.
Marla Kiser (Ann Scholten’s daughter) continues to
receive cancer treatments and thanks you for your
Continue to pray for protection on the health of our
church family members, especially those most vulnerable
in the nursing home and Leisure Living.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Don
Bosma (June 28), Cyrus Schelling (June 29), and Marcia
Bormann (July 4). Wishing each of you a great day!
YOUTH LEADERS NEEDED:
Please prayerfully consider if God is calling you to this
role in our church family and community. Contact Scott
Muckey if interested in volunteering.
Dakota Christian School
has two open teaching positions for the 2020-21 school year:
a 3rd/4th grade teacher and a band director. Please pray for
these positions to be filled to our community's benefit for
the upcoming school year.
New Hope Camp will hold
camp this summer! Register your child(ren) as soon as
possible since space is limited at
Restart Worship Services for Grace/CRC—Corsica, SD May
There are various thoughts about COVID-19 and we want you
to follow your heart and make conscientious decisions you
are comfortable with. If you don’t feel well, have a
compromised immune system, respiratory symptoms, fever, or
chronic health condition, please stay home and continue
enjoying the services online. Even if you are healthy and
have any doubts at all about attending, we encourage you to
remain home. Your peace of mind and health is still our main
Grace/CRC Consistories decided to restart public worship
services in the morning only, beginning May 31 at CRC and
rotate between sites each week from there out until further
notice. So Grace would be odd week Sundays (Weeks 1 & 3) and
CRC would be even week Sundays (Weeks 2 & 4). We will use
alternating church benches to sit in to keep distance
between groups as necessary.
Entrance to Worship (Please maintain
appropriate social distance of 6 ft.)
- There will be ushers to assist you as you enter the
- Everyone is encouraged to use personal hand
sanitizer or wipes.
- Each household or family group will sit in a bench.
We will usher you to a bench with another group if we
can maintain the 6 ft. distance between people groups.
- The balcony/fellowship areas will be available and
if we need to set up additional seating, we will.
People Assisting in Worship
- People will carry our regular scheduled worship
functions only if they feel comfortable doing so.
- We will not start up the following functions at this
No children’s church
No Sunday school
No coffee & cookies
Music and Recording
- The praise team members will be spaced apart from
each other appropriately.
- The sound operator would place mics on the stands
using a wipe—we will also move them
back a distance
from facing others.
- We will continue to provide a taped/recorded version
in some manner.
During the Worship Service
- There will be no time of mutual greeting during the
- Offerings will not be taken during the service,
instead an offering plate for each church will be placed
in the entry of the facility we are using each Sunday.
You can also give offerings as we have been giving
during the closure.
After the Worship Service
- People will be dismissed by the usher one row at a
- Everyone will be asked to go directly outside.
Please contact a consistory member with any
questions/comments. Thank you for your cooperation.