WELCOME! Thank you for
joining us in worship of our faithful God and Father. Please
stay for refreshments and visiting time following the
Today: On September 19th
the members of Grace will be voting on membership in The ARC
(Alliance of Reformed Churches) after the AM service. Please
plan on attending this special congregational meeting.
Please turn in the Interest Survey
that was in your mailbox last Sunday to Pastor Scott’s
mailbox by today if possible.
Greeters: Today: Cal &
Kim Zomer, Elroy Zomer; Next Week: Dan & Jeanne Noteboom
Nursery: Today: Rachel
Van Zee; Next Week: Bridget Veurink
Children & Worship: This
Week: “The Good Shepherd and the Lost Sheep,” Hayden &
Emersyn; Next week: “Creation,” Cali & Max
CRC Offering: Today:
Dakota Christian School; Next Week: New Hope Christian Camp
& Retreat Center
Praise Teams: Today:
Elroy, Cassie, Lindsey, Jodie; Next Week: Tom, Sheryl,
Supplies and instructions are in the SE entry of the CRC.
Wk of Sept. 20: Daren Feenstra
Wk of Sept. 27: Lonny Grathwohl
Oct. 4: Fred Ligtenberg
Wk of Oct. 18: Dave Scholten
Special Offering for Haiti:
A special offering for Haiti earthquake relief will be
collected in the back of church next Sunday, Sept. 26. We
will send our relief funds to World Renew for their work in
Haiti. If you would like to give a gift sooner, you can do
so online at
www.worldrenew.net/haiti at any time.
Worship in September:
Worship services for the month of September will be held at
the CRC facility. Messages are offered electronically as
well, streaming live at 10 a.m. on Facebook, with the
service available later on YouTube, as well as broadcasting
in Corsica on channel 95.
Prayers for God’s People:
Please continue to pray for complete healing for
Verlin VanderWal, Gord Feenstra and Tom Gerlach.
Please continue to pray for our church family members
and their family members fighting cancer: Jessica
Schaeffer (daughter of Bernard & Genevieve Schelling),
Chad Wentland, Beth Eisenbraun (daughter of Verlin &
Helen Vander Wal), and Marla Kiser (Ann Scholten’s
Please pray for families in our church as they care
for loved ones in need on a daily basis, as well as for
the health of our church family members, especially
those most vulnerable in the nursing home and Leisure
This week, take time to prayer specifically for the
Holy Spirit’s work in our Sunday School teachers and
students as they meet each Sunday after our morning
We express Christian sympathy to the
family and friends of Mike Noteboom, who passed away Sunday,
Sept. 12. We praise God for the faithful legacy Mike left
for his wife Donna, children and grandchildren, as well as
our church family and community.
We express Christian sympathy to the
family and friends of Ben Spaans following his passing this
past week. Ben was a brother-in-law of Norm and Dorthey
Muilenburg and Don & Phyllis Muilenburg. May God give deep,
abiding comfort in this time of grief.
Happy Birthday to Pat
Beukelman and Brody Pickart (Sept. 19). Happy
Anniversary to David & Phyllis Green and
Corey & Denise VanderPol (Sept. 21), Frank & Shelly Menning
and Josh & Cassie Gerlach (Sept. 22), Wylie & Jennifer
DeLange (Sept. 24) and Wade & Danelle Sonnenberg (Sept. 25).
Have a great day!
Opportunities to Grow and Serve
Sunday 10:00 a.m. Morning
Worship/Children & Worship at the CRC
11:15 a.m. Sunday School at the CRC
11:15 a.m. Grace members vote on ARC
Monday 7:00 p.m. Women’s Bible Study at
the CRC (nursery)
7:00 p.m. Grace Consistory meets at the CRC
8:00 p.m. Joint Leadership meets at the CRC
9:00 p.m. CRC Council meets at the CRC
Tuesday Classis Iakota meets in Harrison
Wednesday 9:30 a.m. Coffee Break at the
Fall Cursillo: The fall
dates are set for the Men’s and Women’s Cursillo. Men:
Thursday evening, Nov 4 – Sunday afternoon, Nov. 7; Women:
Thursday evening, Nov. 11 – Sunday afternoon, Nov. 14. At no
cost, anyone 18 and older is welcome to attend this weekend
of refreshment and looking at what it is to live the
Christian life. Inspiration Hills has moved up the deadline
for signup to Oct. 13 for men and Oct. 20 for women. There
have also been some changes for workers. Contact Karla
Overweg to get those changes. To get a registration form or
for questions contact Karla Overweg at 680-4848.
Christians Get Depressed Too – The
Tri-State Bible Conference welcomes Dr.
David Murray to the BJ Haan Auditorium at Dordt University
on October 7 and 8 at 7 p.m. to speak from God’s word on the
topic of Depression: The Hidden Affliction. The goal of this
conference is to strengthen and encourage the people of God;
we consider this to be a highly relevant topic for our
times. There is no charge although there will be a free will
offering to defray the cost of the event. More information:
www.tristatebibleconference.com or contact Rev.
John Vermeer at firstname.lastname@example.org.