Grace Reformed Church


Sunday, May 22, 2022



Preaching: Pastor Scott Nichols

Scripture: Psalm 67

Message: “Our Blessing God”




WELCOME! We are glad you are here to praise our Almighty Creator God. Join us for fellowship following the service.

We will celebrate our graduates today with a grilled burger meal following the service. Be sure to check out the beautiful bulletin board in the back of church honoring our grads. Graduating from college: Parker VanderPol (MTC); high school: Marisa DeLange (CS), Cole Feenstra (CS), Robert Nichols (CS), Lexie VanderPol (DCS); from 8th grade: Brooklyn Bosma (CS), Cali Vanden Hoek (CS); from kindergarten: Lauryn Veurink (CS) and Brantlee Hislop (CS). Congratulations!


Greeters: Today: Darwin & Jodi DeLange; Next Week: Wylie & Jen DeLange

Nursery: Today: Bridget Veurink; Next week: Raven Barse

Praise Teams: Today: Tom Gerlach, Natalie Groeneweg, Lindsey Groeneweg, Elliott Van Zee; Next Week: Niewenhuis Family

CRC Offering: Today: We Care Fund; Next Week: Dakota Christian School

Chapel Cleaning: Supplies and instructions are in the SE entry of the CRC.
        Wk of May 23: Elroy Zomer                     Wk of May 30: Cal Zomer
        Wk of June 6: Richard Van Zee               Wk of June 13: Grant Van Zee


I-90 Chapel cleaning schedule begins this week. Cleaning supplies and an instruction sheet can be picked up in the SE entry of the CRC. Batteries must be recharged in the room just to the east of the pulpit area. If anyone is willing to add their name to the cleaning schedule, please contact Kim Zomer. FYI: New fences recently installed at the chapels include a 6-foot gate. If you have a riding mower & prefer to use that, it will now fit through the gate.

Worship in May: Worship services for the month of May will be held at the Grace 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 pray for Denise VanderPol as she undergoes surgery this Tuesday.

  • Please pray for Marla Kiser (Ann Scholten’s daughter) who is in hospice care.

  • Please continue to pray for our church family members and their family members fighting cancer: Denise VanderPol, Chris Mead, Chad Wentland and Beth (VanderWal) Eisenbraun.

  • 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 Living.


Happy Birthday to Braxton VanderWal (May 22), Denise VanderPol (May 24), Ivan Van Marel, Jon Van Zee, Jamie Van Zee (May 25), Brylee Hongslo (May 26) and Jeanne Noteboom (May 27). Happy Anniversary to Ryan & Jennifer Plooster (May 25) and Bernard & Genevieve Schelling (May 27). Have a great day!

Welcome! We welcome Lindsey Groeneweg by transfer of membership from Trinity Lutheran Church. We praise God for Lindsey and the gifts she brings to our church. May God bless our growing faith family here in Corsica.

Thank you! New mailboxes have been installed at the CRC in memory of Mike Noteboom. Thank you to Donna and family for this beautiful gift.

Community Worship Service: Harrison Community Church will be hosting a joint evening community worship service May 29, at 7 p.m. in the North Church. Pastor Scott Nichols from Corsica will be the guest speaker, an offering will be taken for World Renew, and refreshments will be served after the service.

Mark your calendars! Zoomerang VBS is coming to Corsica Monday, June 6 – Thursday, June 9. Join us on an Australian adventure as we discover God’s creative genius and His love for life! All kids entering Kindergarten through 6th grade next fall are invited to join in the fun each morning from 9 - 11:30 a.m. at the Corsica Elementary School building. Our offerings this year will go to support the food needs of Dream Children orphanage in Uganda.
Sign up your kids in the back of church. We are also welcoming helpers 7th grade and older for any or all of the days. Sign up in the back.


Requested Announcements

Pies Needed: The Corsica Area Museum is looking for homemade pie donations for Corsica WingDing Days on June 11. If you would be willing to donate a pie, please contact Merna Bye at 770-5578 or Laura Noteboom at 201-9171. A huge thank you in advance!