WELCOME! We are thankful
you have joined us to worship our great and faithful God
together. This 2nd Sunday of Lent Pastor Scott
begins a series called The Gospels of the Cross. May God
bless our journey to the cross with learning and growing
Worship in March:
Worship services for the month of March will be held at the
CRC facility. Messages are offered electronically as well.
If you are more comfortable staying home, we are streaming
live at 10 a.m. on Facebook, with the service available
later on YouTube, as well as broadcasting in Corsica on
Today—Dakota Christian School; Next Week: Dakota Christian
Offerings: 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 are sent by email to the facilities.
Children & Worship:
Today: “Jesus & the Children,” Corbin & Marisa; Next Week at
the CRC: “Jesus and Zacchaeus,” Abby & Max
Praise Teams: Today:
Gord & Betty, Heidi, Lexie; Next Week: Cal, Helen, Laura,
Nursery: Today: Shelly
Menning; Next Week at CRC: Denise VanderPol
Nursery Personnel Needed:
We are getting nursery going again, but need willing people
to serve. Please let Kim or Kris know soon if you are able
to help with this. More people means fewer times that you
need to serve.
Prayers for God’s People:
Please continue to pray for healing for Gord Kredit,
Neil Hall, Bill Vanden Hoek and Bernie Beukelman in your
Please continue to pray for our church family members
and their family members who are fighting cancer: Chad
Wentland, Beth Eisenbraun (daughter of Verlin & Helen
Vander Wal), and Marla Kiser (Ann Scholten’s daughter).
Please pray for families in our church as they care
for loved ones in need on a daily basis, sometimes in
their homes and sometimes from a distance.
Continue to pray for protection on the health of our
church family members, especially those most vulnerable
in the nursing home and Leisure Living, and those
working on the front lines in health care.
Happy Birthday to Matt
Johnson (Feb. 28), Glenda Hongslo and Frank Menning (March
5), and Jean Schelling (March 6); Happy
Anniversary to Cornie & Jean Schelling
(March 6). Have a great day!
Thank You: Pastor Scott
and Jodie would like to thank the congregations for their
expressions of sympathy in the passing of Jodie's mom,
Nancy. Each and every one was greatly appreciated and helped
make this time of sorrow easier to bear.
Easter Cantata Community Choir:
There will not be a cantata this year.
Lenten Bible Study:
Pastor Scott is planning to start a Lenten Bible study this
Wednesday night, March 3 at 7:00 p.m. at Grace in the
Fellowship Hall (more social distancing there) and also on
Zoom or Facebook. We will be studying Psalm 51 during the
Lenten season (about 5 or 6 sessions). If you are interested
in in-person or online participation, please let him know.
Coffee Break: We plan to
begin Coffee Break on Wednesday, March 3, at 9:30 a.m. at
the CRC facility. All are welcome to join us as we begin a
7-week study of the book of Joshua and rediscover who God
says He is. Contact Helen at 946-5222 for a study guide.
Woman's Bible Study will
begin a 7-week Bible study by Priscilla Shirer, “The Armor
of God,” on Tuesday, March 9, 7:00 p.m. This is an action
plan for putting on your armor and developing a personal
strategy to secure victory in Jesus over the enemy. If
you're interested in coming or would like a book, contact
Prayer Day Service: New
Holland CRC invites you to the combined Prayer Day service
Wednesday, March 10 at 7:00 p.m. at NHCRC. Pastor Scott
Nichols will give the message. Offerings for World Renew can
be placed in boxes on back tables. Refreshments will be
served afterwards. Churches involved: Aurora Reformed,
Corsica CRC, Grace Reformed, New Holland CRC, Platte CRC.
Opportunities to Grow and Serve
Sunday 10:00 a.m. Morning
Worship/Children & Worship at Grace
11:15 a.m. Sunday School at Grace
Tuesday 7:30 p.m. Informational meeting
at Aurora Reformed
Wednesday 9:30 a.m. Coffee Break at the
7:00 p.m. Lenten Bible Study at Grace & online
Your congregation is invited
to the Aurora Reformed Church on Tuesday, March 2nd, at 7:30
p.m. for an informational meeting with Pastor Seth Sundstrom
speaking about the changes in the RCA and the formation of
the Alliance of Reformed Churches. Refreshments will be
The DCS Festival of Tables
will be held Saturday, March 13, at 6:00 p.m. The menu
includes dinner salad, spaghetti with tomato beef sauce or
creamy chicken alfredo sauce with bread sticks and desserts
(gluten-free will be available). Battle of the Decades will
begin at 7:00 p.m. when alumni graduates battle it out in
family feud form to see which decade takes home the trophy!
$15 per person or $80 for a table of 8. Reserve tickets and
tables in advance by February 25 and include the decade you
graduated in. We need Hosts and Hostesses for each table. If
you are interested in serving, please contact Angela DeBoer
at (605)-690-6060 or Linda DeHaai at (605)-680-4620.
Dakota Christian's Got Talent
will be held on Monday, March 15 at the DCS gym. BBQ pork
meal begins at 6:30 p.m. with the concert beginning at 7:00
p.m. with food continuing throughout the evening. There will
be musical numbers by DCS student soloists, ensembles, high
school concert choir, and band. Come and help us celebrate
the talents God has given us.
Camp Registration is open at New Hope!
Check the information on the bulletin board in the back of
church for dates and ages for summer camp. Join in the fun
by registering early!
It is still winter!
Center of Hope in Sioux Falls is still in need of winter
outerwear clothing for all ages. Please prayerfully consider
donating new or gently used coats, hats, gloves, or snow
pants. A box for donations is in the coat room of Grace