Grace Reformed Church


Sunday, April 15, 2018



Preaching: Drew Veurink

Scripture: Mark 12:18-27

Message: A Heavenly Reality


Leading: Pastor Gary Maas

Scripture: Esther 7

Message: Making Our Request


WELCOME! We are so glad you’ve joined us to praise our risen Savior, Jesus Christ! This morning we welcome Drew Veurink of New Holland to our pulpit. Thank you for bringing God’s Word to us today. This evening Harrison Community will join us at the CRC. Please stay for refreshments and fellowship following worship.

NEXT WEEK we worship at the CRC in the morning and in Harrison in the evening.

Today at CRC: Coffee: Grant & Rachel VanZee; Nursery: Marsha Bordewyk; C&W: “The Resurrection: Appearance by the Sea of Galilee,” Heather & Haley; Praise Team: Elroy, Pat, Marsha, Carol

Next Week at CRC: Coffee: Cal & Kim Zomer; Nursery: Natalie Groeneweg; C&W: “The Resurrection: Appearance to the 10,” Rachel & Cami; Praise Team: Youth Group (note schedule change)

CRC Offering: Today: Building Fund; Next Week: Youth Sunday—Youth Group

Bulletin Del.: Today—LaRon Groeneweg; April 22—Wade Sonnenberg; April 29—Fred Ligtenberg; May 6—Devin Veurink; May 13—Dennis Niewenhuis

April at Grace: Share & Care—Grant & Shannun Vander Wal
                          Bulletin Board—Wendy & Raven Barse


Our Church Family


  • Continue to pray for healing for Irene Olivier..
  • LeOnna Koehn, wife of Troy, in your prayers as she is battling cancer and receiving weekly chemo treatments.


HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Erik Muckey (April 16), Addison De Graff, Pearce Vander Pol (April 20), Lawrie Lefers, Kris Menning  (April 21); HAPPY ANNIVERSARY to Bill & Wilma Vanden Hoek, Grant & Shannun Vander Wal (April 18).  Wishing all a great day!


Opportunities to Grow and Serve

Sunday 10:00 a.m. Morning Worship at CRC
              11:15 a.m. Sunday School at CRC
                7:00 p.m. Evening Worship at CRC

Monday 1:00 p.m. Quilt Tying at Grace
               6:00 p.m. Rescheduled Festival of Tables & Concert at DCS

Wednesday 7:00 p.m. Women’s Bible Study at CRC


WOMEN OF GRACE GROUP 1:  Please meet following the morning service to plan for Mother’s Day.

QUILT TYING:  Mon., April 16—1 p.m.  We have 3 quilts up and ready to be tied in the Meeting Room at Grace Reformed. All women—as many as can come are invited and welcome to join us. Your help will be appreciated!

WALL OF ENVELOPES: The Wall of Envelopes is now at Our Savior Lutheran Church until the Youth Service on April 22. Thanks for your support so far! If you have an envelope, be sure to fill it and return to a student or leader. Checks may be written to the Corsica Community Youth Group.

GRACE SOUND VOLUNTEERS: Anyone who is interested in learning and helping to run the sound board is encouraged to talk to Lowell or Grant L. It’s not a hard task, and we’re looking for several volunteers to start a rotation. Thanks!


Requested Announcements

RESCHEDULED DCS FESTIVAL OF TABLES: Mon., April 16; entertainment will be “A Five Piano Extravaganza,” with some of the area’s finest pianists participating: Ivory Ries, Beth Maas, Kim Zomer, Rachel Faller, and Vicki Lubbers. Table Viewing begins at 5:30 p.m. followed by the meal at 6:00 p.m. Tickets for just the show at 6:45 p.m. will be available at the door for $10.

DCS SCRIP ORDERS are due Tuesday, April 17 by 8:30 a.m. at DCS.

GRANDVIEW REFORMED CHURCH IN ARMOUR will be hosting their annual Spring Carnival on Wednesday, April 18 from 4-7 p.m. Everyone invited to this family-friendly event with food, games, and prizes for all ages.




May 6—Bruce & Kathy Zomer
May 13
—Mary Van’t Haaff & Carol Rexwinkel
May 20
—Rod & Marcia Bormann
May 27
—Dan & Chris Bosma 

July 1—Don & Mary Bosma
July 8
—Troy & Cindy Bosma
July 15
—Darwin & Jodi De Lange
July 22
—Wylie & Jennifer De Lange
July 29
—Lowell & Elaine De Vries 

Sept. 2—Daren & Deb Feenstra
Sept. 9
—Josh & Cassie Gerlach
—Tom & Peggy Gerlach
—Lonny & Jennifer Grathwohl
—Rick & Glenda Hongslo

Nov. 4—Matt & Jennifer Johnson
—Scott & Sheryl Muckey
—Virginia Nydam & Sylvia Zomer
—Dennis & Elaine Plooster 

If you are unable to assist on the date scheduled, please trade
with someone listed and call Barbara for the bulletin (946-5806).