September 23, 2018

Morning Worship Service @ 10 a.m.

Prelude

WE COME TO WORSHIP GOD

* Welcome

* We Sing ~ PsH # 475 “Praise My Soul the King of Heaven”

* Call to Worship ~ responsive

* God’s Greeting and Mutual Greetings

* We Sing ~ “Living Hope”

“Trust in You”

GOD CALLS US TO FAITH

Confession ~ responsive

Assurance of Pardon

Ministry of Music ~ “You Say”

WE OFFER OUR PRAYERS & GIFTS

Offering:  1. Mountainview Ministries (Budget)

2. Church Support Ministries – Safe Church

Kids Camp Presentation – Christine Winter

Prayers of God’s People

GOD COMES TO US IN HIS WORD

Scripture Reading:  2 Corinthians 5:11- 6:2 NIV (Page 1799 pew Bible)

Message:  “Bringing Hope, Healing and Good News”

* We Sing ~ “For Freedom Christ Has Set Us Free”

GOD SENDS US OUT WITH HIS BLESSING

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

* Closing Song ~ “We Will Walk with God”

Postlude

Service Participants:

Worship Leader:  Pastor Sid Couperus

Worship Team:  Jen DeJonge, Rob Deyell, Will Lammers, Dave Rintjema, Matthew Toohey, Melanie VanderWier, Frank Veldman;

Organist:  Ernie Termorshuizen


Evening Worship Service @ 5 p.m.

Prelude

WE GATHER FOR WORSHIP

Welcome

* Opening Song ~ PsH 238 v.1,3,5 “We Come O Christ To You”

* Call to Worship ~ based on Psalm 100, responsive

* Opening Prayer

* God's Greeting

* We Sing ~ PsH # 206 “Blest are the Contrite Hearts”

WE ARE RENEWED IN GOD'S GRACE

Call to and Prayer of Confession

Assurance of Pardon ~ Psalm 145:13-14, NRSV;

Hymns of Faith & Dedication ~ Congregational Choice

WE OFFER OUR GIFTS AND PRAYERS

Offering this evening is for: Redeemer University College

Prayers of God’s People

WE HEAR GOD'S WORD

Scripture Reading:  Matthew 4:23-25 NIV (Page 1501 in pew Bible)

Matthew 5:1-3 NIV

Message:  “Blessed are the Poor in Spirit”

* Songs of Response ~ PsH # 601 “Jesu, Jesu”

WE LEAVE TO SERVE

* We Confess our Faith ~ Apostles' Creed, unison

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

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

Postlude

Service Participants:

Pastor:  Sid Couperus;

Musician:  Sandra Heerema


UPCOMING SERVICES

Sept 30th  

10 a.m.   Pastor Sid Couperus;
7 Deadly Sins Series - “Envy”
               Sacrament of Baptism for
Arjen Gabriel Talsma

5 p.m.   Pastor Sid Couperus; Alpha Series #1

7 p.m.   Cluster Groups - Alpha Series #1, launch in sanctuary

October 7th 

10 a.m.   Pastor Sid Couperus;
7 Deadly Sins Series - “Sloth”
               Celebration of the Lord’s Supper

7 p.m.   Thanksgiving Holiday weekend, no PM Service

October 8th

10 a.m.   Pastor Sid Couperus;
“Giving Thanks”
               Happy Thanksgiving ~

October 14th

10 a.m.   Pastor Fred VanderBerg;
7 Deadly Sins Series - “Greed”
               Sacrament of Baptism for
Owen Anthony Scholman

5 p.m.   Pastor Sid Couperus; Alpha Series #2

7 p.m.   Cluster Groups - Alpha #2 (meeting time & place as determined by group participants)

October 21st 

10 a.m.   Pastor Sid Couperus;
7 Deadly Sins Series - “Anger”

5 p.m.   Pastor Fred VanderBerg; Alpha Series #3

7 p.m.   Cluster Groups - Alpha #3
             (meeting time & place as determined by group participants)

October 28th

10 a.m.   Pastors Sid Couperus and Fred VanderBerg
               Reformation Service

5 p.m.   Pastor Sid Couperus;
             “The Beatitudes - Blessed Are those Who Mourn”

Karin Terpstra