April 1, 2018

Easter Sunday Worship Service @ 10 a.m.

Prelude

WE COME TO WORSHIP GOD  

* Opening Song of Praise ~ “Hallelujah for the Cross”

* Call to Worship ~ Psalm 150, responsive

* God’s Greeting and Mutual Greetings

* We Sing ~ PsH # 388 “Christ The Lord Is Risen Today”

WE CELEBRATE GOD’S BLESSINGS

We Celebrate God's Covenant in Baptism for:Zoey Nicole, daughter of Dave & Whitney Rintjema and Hudson Jason Lawrence, son of Jason & Josie DeGraaf

* We Sing ~  “We Believe”

WE OFFER OUR PRAYERS & GIFTS

 Offering:  1. Mountainview Ministries (Budget)

2. Resonate Global Mission

Prayers of God’s People

Ministry of Music ~ Lisa Stieva “They Could Not”

GOD COMES TO US IN HIS WORD

Scripture Reading:  John 20:10-18 NIV (Page 1686 pew Bible)

Message:   “GO AND TELL THEM”

* We Sing ~ Verse 1,2-All; 3-Women; 4-Men; 5,7-All “I Know That My Redeemer Lives”

HALLELUJAH! LET US CELEBRATE THE FEAST

The Invitation

The Institution

The Great Prayer of Thanksgiving

We Come to the Table

Our Participation in the Bread

~ during the distribution we sing “Lift Up Your Hearts Unto the Lord”

Our Participation in the Cup

~ during the distribution we sing “Behold the Lamb”

Prayer of Thanksgiving

GOD SENDS US OUT WITH HIS BLESSING

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

* Closing Song ~ “Forever Reign”

Postlude

Service Participants:

Pastor:  Sid Couperus;

Worship Team:  Kari DeGraaf, Trisha DeVries, Alexandra Kamphuis, Tony Kamphuis, Will Lammers, Jonathan Monster, Tyler Park, George Prins, Eric Van der Beek;

Organist: Ernie Termorshuizen


UPCOMING SERVICES

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 & Affirmation of Nominees

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;

April 29th

10 a.m. Pastor Dave Tigchelaar; Friendship Sunday; Week of Guided Prayer – Registration begins

*Note time 7 p.m. Pastor Sid Couperus; Classis Praise & Worship Service with Ken Medema

May 6th

10 a.m. Pastor Sid Couperus; Drawing of Lots

5 p.m. Pastor Fred VanderBerg; Hosea 6; Celebration of the Lord’s Supper

Karin Terpstra