December 31 2017

Morning Worship Service @ 10 a.m. 

Prelude 

ENTERING GOD'S PRESENCE

* Welcome 

* We Sing ~ PsH # 347 “Angels We Have Heard on High” 

ANTICIPATING GOD'S PEACEABLE KINGDOM

* Call to Worship ~ responsive

* God’s Greeting and Mutual Greetings 

* We Sing ~ “Hark the Herald Angels Sing” / “King of Heaven” 

~ “Adore” 

CONFESSING THAT PEACE IS BROKEN ~ responsive

Voice of the Prophet: Isaiah 65 (vs :1-3; 6-7 adapted) 

Voice of the Proclaimer: Isaiah 16 (vs :6-11 adapted) 

Sung Prayer of Lament ~ vs.1,2 “What Child is This?” 

Voice of the Healer: Isaiah 65: (vs 17-23 adapted) 

* We Sing ~ “View the Present Through the Promise” 

OFFERING LIVES TO GOD AND HIS PEACEABLE KINGDOM

Offerings: 1. Mountainview Ministries 

2. Back to God Ministries International 

Prayers of God’s People 

HEARING THE PROMISE OF GOD'S PEACEABLE KINGDOM

Scripture Readings: Isaiah 6:1-8 NIV (page 1068 of the pew bible) 

John 20:19-23 NIV (page 1686 of the pew bible) 

Message: “Proclaiming God’s Peaceable Kingdom” 

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

GOING OUT TO PROCLAIM GOD'S PEACEABLE KINGDOM

The Voice of the Proclaimer ~ responsive

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

* We Sing ~ PsH # 356 “Go Tell it on the Mountain” 

Postlude 

Service Participants: Worship Leader: Pastor Sid Couperus 

Worship Team: Monika Couperus, Kari DeGraaf, Jason Geerlinks, 

Tyler Park, Dave Rintjema, Eric Van der Beek; Organist: Ernie Termorshuizen


New Year’s Eve Worship Service

@ 5 p.m. 

Prelude 

WE GATHER IN THE PRESENCE OF GOD

Welcome 

* Call to Worship ~ Psalm 121.1-3, 5, 7-8 

* Opening Prayer 

* God's Greeting 

* We Sing ~ “I Lift My Eyes Up” 

~ PsH # 471 “All Hail the Power of Jesus Name” 

Scripture Reading: Ecclesiastes 3:1-12 NIV (Page 1037) 

2017 Year in Review ~ Slide show 

* We Sing ~ “Count Your Blessings” 

~ PsH # 483 “How Great Thou Art” 

Offering this evening is for: Mountainview Ministries

Prayer of Illumination 

Scripture Reading: Lamentations 3:19-29, 37-42, 49-50 NIV (Page 1279) 

Message: “When the Winds are Blowing in the Wrong Direction” 

* Song of Response ~ “Rock of Ages” 

Time for sharing: thoughts, blessings, testimonies 

Prayers of God’s People 

* We Sing ~ PsH 454 “Now Thank We All Our God” 

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

* Parting Song ~ PsH # 428 “O Worship the King” 

Postlude 

Service Participants: Pastor: Fred VanderBerg; Musician: Edward N. Zwart 

Peter Van Geest