May 6, 2018

Morning Worship Service @ 10 a.m.

   Prelude

WE COME TO WORSHIP GOD

* Welcome

* We Sing ~  PsH # 404 “Sing Choirs of New Jerusalem

* Opening Prayer

* Call to Worship ~ responsive

* God’s Greeting and Mutual Greetings

* We Sing ~ “Great Are You Lord”

Spirit Move”

GOD CALLS US TO FAITH

Confession and Assurance

* We Sing ~ “All My Hope”

WE OFFER OUR PRAYERS & GIFTS

Offerings:  1. Mountainview Ministries

2. DMC Operation Manna

Prayers of God’s People

GOD COMES TO US IN HIS WORD

Scripture Readings:  Genesis 11:27-12:5 NIV (page 17)

Acts 3:24-26 NIV (page 1695)

Message:   “Blessing Others”

* We Sing ~ “Will You Come and Follow Me”

GOD SENDS US OUT WITH HIS BLESSING

Drawing of Lots

* God’s Parting Blessing - followed by spoken "Amen"

* We Sing ~ “This Little Light of Mine”

Postlude

Service Participants:

Pastor:  Sid Couperus;

Worship Team: Jen DeJonge, Rob Deyell, Will Lammers, Tyler Park, Steve van den Bos, Eric Van der Beek;


Evening Worship Service @ 5 p.m.

Prelude

WE GATHER FOR WORSHIP

Welcome

* Opening Song ~ PsH # 188 “Praise the Lord! Sing Hallelujah!”

* Call to Worship ~ Psalm 66:1-2, 4, NRSV

* God's Greeting

* We Sing ~ PsH # 501 “Oh, for a Thousand Tongues to Sing”

~ PsH # 561 “Rejoice, O Pure in Heart”

WE ARE RENEWED IN GOD'S GRACE

* We Confess our Faith ~ Apostles' Creed, unison

* Hymns of Faith & Dedication ~ Congregational Choice

WE OFFER OUR GIFTS AND PRAYERS

Offering this evening is for: Benevolence

Prayers of God’s People

WE HEAR GOD'S WORD

Scripture Reading:  John 21:1-14 NIV (Page 1687 in pew Bible)

Message:  “Jesus Equipping His Followers”

* Songs of Response ~ PsH # 528 “Lord, Speak to Me That I May Speak”

WE CELEBRATE AT THE LORD’S TABLE

The Institution and Memorial

The Prayer of Consecration and Invitation

We Come to the Table: Our Participation in the Bread and in the Cup

~ during the distribution we sing ~ PsH # 307  “O Jesus, Joy of Loving Hearts”

~ PsH # 304 “Let Us Break Bread Together”

Prayer of Thanksgiving

WE LEAVE TO SERVE

* God's Parting Blessing (Congregation responds with "Amen!")

* Closing Song ~ PsH # 473 “To God Be the Glory”

Postlude

 

Service Participants:

Pastor:  Fred Vanderberg;

Musician:  Sandra Heerema


UPCOMING SERVICES

BELLS Series - The Five Habits of Highly Missional People

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May 13th

10 a.m. Pastor Sid Couperus; BELLS Series; Mother’s Day; The Second Habit: EATing Together; Ordination of Office Bearers

5 p.m. Happy Mother’s Day, No pm service today

May 20th

10 a.m. Pastor Fred VanderBerg; PENTECOST Sunday; The Third Habit: LISTENing for the Spirit’s Voice

5 p.m. Victoria Day Long Weekend, no pm service today

May 27th

10 a.m. Pastor Sid Couperus; BELLS Series; The Fourth Habit: LEARNing from the Other Person

5 p.m. Pastor Fred VanderBerg;

June 3rd

10 a.m. Pastor Sid Couperus; BELLS Series; The Fifth Habit: Being SENT; Spring Congregational Meeting; Church Picnic / Volunteer Appreciation

5 p.m. Pastor Sid Couperus;

June 10th

10 a.m. Pastor Fred VanderBerg; Celebration of Christian Education

*Note Time 7 p.m. Pastor Fred VanderBerg; Hymn Sing Service

Karin Terpstra