March 25, 2018

Morning Worship Service @ 10 a.m.

Prelude

WE ENTER GOD’S PRESENCE

* Welcome

* We Sing ~  “Hosanna (Praise Is Rising)”

* Call to Worship ~ responsive

* God’s Greeting and Mutual Greetings

* We Sing ~  PsH # 378 “Hosanna, Loud Hosanna

*  The Sixth Word

* We Sing     ~  “Lift Up the Gates Eternal”

WE CELEBRATE GOD’S BLESSINGS

Children's Message

* We Sing     ~  “Jesus Messiah”

Profession of Faith & Baptism of Jamie Taylor

* We Sing     ~  “Hallelujah for the Cross”

WE PLACE OUR OFFERINGS AT THE FOOT OF THE CROSS

Offerings:  1. Mountainview Ministries

2. Redeemer University College

Prayers of God’s People

WE HEAR WORDS FROM THE CROSS

Scripture Reading:  Luke 23:44-49 NIV (page 1641 of the pew bible)

We Sing ~ PsH # 383 “O Sacred Head, Now Wounded”

Message:   “Father into Your Hands”

Ministry of Music ~ Osanna Hope Mikitka “Isaiah 53”

WE ARE SENT OUT IN LOVE AND SERVICE

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

* We Sing ~ “This Little Light of Mine”

Postlude

Service Participants:

Pastor: Sid Couperus;

Children’s Msg:  Donna Feddema;

Worship Team:  Jen DeJonge, Rob Deyell, Jason Geerlinks, Will Lammers, George Prins, Dave Rintjema, Matthew Toohey, Frank Veldman; Organist: Ernie Termorshuizen


Evening Worship Service @ 5 p.m.

Prelude

WE GATHER FOR WORSHIP

Welcome

* Opening Song ~ “He Has Made Me Glad”

* Call to Worship ~ Psalm 100, responsive

* Opening Prayer ~

* God's Greeting

* We Sing  ~ PsH # 249 “Holy Holy Holy”

~ PsH # 375 “All Glory Laud and Honour”

WE ARE RENEWED IN GOD'S GRACE

Call to & Prayer of Confession ~ based on Psalm 139:23-24, NRSV

Assurance of Pardon ~ based on Romans 8:34; 2 Corinthians 5:17

* Hymns of Faith & Dedication ~ Congregational Choice

WE OFFER OUR GIFTS AND PRAYERS

Offering this evening is for: Resonate Global Missions; Support for the Spans

Prayers of God’s People

WE HEAR GOD'S WORD

Scripture Reading:  Hosea 5 NIV (Page 1400 in pew Bible)

Message:  “Their Deeds Prevent Them from Turning to the Lord”

* Songs of Response ~ PsH # 288 “Take My Life and Let It Be”

WE LEAVE TO SERVE

* We Confess our Faith ~ Apostles' Creed – Unison (PsH page 813)

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

* Closing Song ~ PsH # 373 “Lift High the Cross”

Postlude

Service Participants:

Pastor: Fred VanderBerg;

Musician: Sandra Heerema


UPCOMING SERVICES

SEVEN LAST WORDS OF CHRIST ~ Lent series

March 30th

7 p.m. Good Friday Tenebrae Service; Pastor Sid Couperus; “It is Finished!”

April 1st

10 a.m. Easter Sunday Celebration Service; Pastor Sid Couperus; Celebration of Baptism with DeGraaf’s & Rintjema’s; Celebration of the Lord’s Supper

5 p.m.

No PM Service

April 8th

10 a.m. Pastor Sid Couperus; “Same Sex Attraction” & the Body of Christ

5 p.m. Pastor Fred VanderBerg;   Video & Dialogue, Pastoral Care for “Same Sex Attraction”

April 15th

10 a.m. Pastor Fred VanderBerg; Christian Education Week

5 p.m. Pastor Fred VanderBerg; Hosea 6

April 22nd

10 a.m. Pastor Jerry Hoytema; GEMS Sunday “In His Steps”

5 p.m. Pastor Peter Janssens;

Karin Terpstra