January 28, 2018

Morning Worship Service @ 10 a.m.   

Prelude – “I Am Not Alone”

WE COME TO WORSHIP GOD  

*  Welcome

*  We Sing ~ “Great Are You Lord

*  Call to Worship ~ Psalm 95:1-3, 6 the Message – read by Lucas VanderWier

*  God’s Greeting and Mutual Greetings

*  We Sing ~ “Holy Spirit”

 ~ “I Am Not Alone”

WE CELEBRATE OUR CADET MINISTRY

   Introduction of Cadet Ministry ~ by Head Counselor, Greg Van Geest

   Cadet Landmarks

   Cadet Litany - "When God is Seeking Us" ~ responsive, led by Hayden Howard;

(Scripture quoted from Ezekiel 34:11-12, 31, Deuteronomy 31:6, Psalm 95:7)

* We Sing ~ Cadet Version, cadets verse 1; congregation join in vs 2,3; "Living for Jesus”

WE OFFER OUR PRAYERS & GIFTS

   Offerings: 1. Mountainview Ministries

     2. Cadet Ministry

   Prayers of God’s People

GOD COMES TO US IN HIS WORD

   Prayer of Illumination ~ Dylan Huinink

   Scripture Reading:  Ezekiel 34:1-11 NIV (page 1341 of the pew bible) ~ Eric Beck

   Message:  “WHEN GOD IS SEEKING US”

*  We Sing ~ PsH # 544 “Lead Me, Guide Me”

GOD SENDS US OUT WITH HIS BLESSING

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

*  We Sing ~ “This is Amazing Grace”

Postlude

Service Participants: 

Preaching:  Pastor Sid Couperus;

Worship Leaders:  Mountainview Cadet Club

Worship Team:  Jen DeJonge, Will Lammers Tyler Park, Jack Rintjema, Matthew Toohey; Organist: Ernie Termorshuizen


Evening Worship Service @ 5 p.m.

Prelude

WE GATHER FOR WORSHIP 

   Welcome

* Opening Song ~ PsH # 238 “We Come O Christ To You”

*  Call to Worship ~ from Psalm 86:8-10, NRSV

*  Opening Prayer

*  God's Greeting

* We Sing ~ PsH # 486 “Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing”

~ PsH # 462 “Amazing Grace” 

WE ARE RENEWED IN GOD'S GRACE

   Call to Confession ~ Isaiah 30:15, 18, NIV

   Sung Prayer of Confession~ PsH # 263 “Just as I Am”

   Assurance of Pardon ~ Romans 5:8-9 NIV

*  Hymns of Faith & Dedication ~ Congregational Choice

WE OFFER OUR GIFTS AND PRAYERS

   Offering this evening is for: Niagara Association for Christian Education (NACE)

   Prayers of God’s People

WE HEAR GOD'S WORD

   Scripture Reading:  Hosea 1:1-2:1 NIV (Page 1395 in pew Bible)

   Message:  “JUDGEMENT UNTO SALVATION”

*  Songs of Response ~ “I Stand Amazed (How Marvelous)”

   ~ PsH # 267 “And Can 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 # 473 “To God Be the Glory”

Postlude

Service Participants:  Pastor: Fred Vanderberg; Musician: Sandra Heerema

 


UPCOMING SERVICES

BUILDING A PRAYER LIFE ~ A 6-week series

February 4th 10 a.m.   Pastor Sid Couperus; Engaging in Prayer; Neighbourhood #1 Potluck

February 4th 5 p.m.   Pastor Sid Couperus; Hosea 2

February 11th 10 a.m. Pastor Fred VanderBerg; Wrestling with God Neighbourhood #2 Potluck

February 11th 5 p.m. Pastor Sid Couperus; Hosea 3; Celebration of the Lord’s Supper


SEVEN LAST WORDS OF CHRIST ~ Lent series

 February 18th 10 a.m. Pastor Sid Couperus; Lent #1: “Father, forgive them”

February 18th 5 p.m. Family Day Long weekend, NO evening service

 February 25th 10 a.m. Pastor Sid Couperus Lent #2: “Today you will be with me” Neighbourhood #3 Potluck

*NOTE TIME 7 p.m. Praise & Worship Service with Smithville Christian High

March 4th 10 a.m. Pastor Sid Couperus; Lent #3: “Behold, your son. Behold your Mother” Neighbourhood #4 Potluck

March 4th 5 p.m. Pastor Sid Couperus; Hosea 4

Karin Terpstra