September 16, 2018

Morning Worship Service @ 10 a.m.

Prelude

WE COME TO WORSHIP GOD

* Welcome

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

* Call to Worship ~ based on Deut. 6; responsive

* God’s Greeting and Mutual Greetings

* We Sing ~ “What A Beautiful Name”

“Reckless Love”

WE CELEBRATE GOD’S BLESSINGS

Commissioning Litany ~ responsive

* We Sing ~ “Build Your Kingdom Here”

WE OFFER OUR PRAYERS & GIFTS

Offering:  1. Mountainview Ministries (Budget)

2. Resonate Global Mission

Prayers of God’s People

GOD COMES TO US IN HIS WORD

Scripture Readings:    Colossians 3:1-17 NIV (Page 1834 pew Bible)

Message:   “Being Transformed by the Love of Jesus”

* We Sing ~ “Jesus, Be the Centre”

GOD SENDS US OUT WITH HIS BLESSING

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

* Closing Song ~ PsH # 634 “Glorify Thy Name (Father We Love You)”

FIRE DRILL

Service Participants:

Worship Leader:  Pastor Sid Couperus

Worship Team:  Jen DeJonge, Steve Marfisi, George Prins, Dave Rintjema, Jack Rintjema, Frank Veldman


Evening Worship Service @ 5 p.m.

Prelude

WE GATHER FOR WORSHIP

Welcome

* Opening Song ~ “Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee”

* Call to Worship ~ based on Psalm 27; John 4:23

* Opening Prayer

* God's Greeting  

* We Sing ~ PsH # 209 “Seek Ye First”

~ “My Hope is Built (The Solid Rock)”

WE ARE RENEWED IN GOD'S GRACE

Call to and Prayer of Confession ~ Isaiah 1:18

   ssurance 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: NACE (Niagara Association for Christian Education)

Prayers of God’s People

WE HEAR GOD'S WORD

Scripture Reading:  Matthew 4:23-5:12 NIV (Page 1501 in pew Bible)

Message:  “The Beatitudes”

* Songs of Response ~ PsH # 291 “May the Mind of Christ My Savior”

WE LEAVE TO SERVE

* We Confess our Faith ~ Apostles' Creed, unison

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

* Closing Song ~ PsH # 637/638 “Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow”

Postlude

Service Participants:

Pastor:  Sid Couperus;

Musician:  George Prins


UPCOMING SERVICES

Sept 23rd

10 a.m.   Pastor Sid Couperus; Vision Statement Series
“Bringing Hope, Healing & Good News in a Broken World”
Safe Church Sunday          

5 p.m.   Pastor Sid Couperus;
              “The Beatitudes - Blessed Are the Poor”

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)

Karin Terpstra