Easter Sunday Worship Service ~ April 21st, 2019 @ 10 a.m.

* Please rise in body or in spirit

Prelude

WE COME TO WORSHIP GOD  

* Opening Song of Praise ~ “Christ The Lord Is Risen Today”

* Call to Worship ~ John 20, responsive

* God’s Greeting and Mutual Greetings

* We Sing ~ “In Christ Alone”

“Jesus, Son of God”

WE CELEBRATE GOD’S BLESSINGS

We Celebrate God's Covenant in Baptism for

Sebastian Roy, son of Ryan and Rachel Kleefman

* We Sing ~  “Reckless Love”

WE OFFER OUR PRAYERS & GIFTS

Offering this morning is for:  Benevolence

Ministry of Music ~ Jen DeJonge “How Can It Be”

Prayers of God’s People

GOD COMES TO US IN HIS WORD

Scripture Reading:  John 20:1-29 NIV (Page 1685 pew Bible)

Message:  “The Spiritual Discipline of Starting Over”

* We Sing ~ “Give Thanks to God for All His Goodness”

GOD SENDS US OUT WITH HIS BLESSING

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

* Closing Song ~ “The Anthem”

Postlude

Service Participants:

Pastor:  Sid Couperus

Worship Team:  Samantha Bondy, Jen DeJonge, Alexandra Kamphuis, Tony Kamphuis,
George Prins, Steve Marfisi, Dave Rintjema, Jack Rintjema;