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March 7, 2021

 

Morning Worship Service

9:30 AM

(Service available on website northstreetcrc.org)

 

Message by Rev. Shaun Furniss

“Perseverance Of The Saints”

Revelation 2:8-11

 

Evening Worship Service

5:30 PM

 

Message by Rev. Shaun Furniss

“Restored Worship And Reformed Life”

Ezra 7:1-28

 

 

 

WORSHIP ASSISTANTS – March 7, 2021

Accompanists: AM     Ruth Meekhof

                          PM     Sue Lucas

Ushers:             AM & PM The Grove:   Joel Beezhold

                          AM & PM Sanctuary:      Mitchell Boerman (East), Larry Harmsen (Center),

                                                                    Andrew Boerman (West)

Rover:               AM     Zach VandenHeuvel                  PM     Larry Redder

Nursery:                       Ruth Meekhof, Sadie DuBois

Audio/Visual Operators:  AM     Jerry Redder, Ron Oskam, Matt VanderPloeg

                                           PM     Martin Bostrom, Ron Oskam, Matt VanderPloeg

Children’s Worship Helpers:  PM     Briana Leegwater, Suann Zwiers, Greyson Busscher

 

 

 

 

WORSHIP ASSISTANTS – March 14, 2021

Accompanists: AM     Sue Arendsen

                          PM     Jennifer Fortosis

Ushers:             AM     The Grove:          Cadets

                          PM     The Grove:           Dan DeJonge

                          AM     Sanctuary:             Cadets (East), Cadets (Center), Cadets (West)

                          PM     Sanctuary:             Keith Boerman (East), Brian Mast (Center), Nick Venema (West)

Rover:               AM     Scott Visser                          PM     Brent Leegwater

Nursery:                  Laura Visser, Erica Oskam

Audio/Visual Operators:  AM   Matt VanderPloeg, Larry Redder, Mitch Boerman

                                           PM   Matt VanderPloeg, Larry Redder, Mitch Boerman

Children’s Worship Helpers:   PM       Rachel Mast, Hope DuBois, Cora Boerman

 

 

 

Bulletin Announcements should be submitted by noon on Thursdays. 

You may submit announcements by e-mail (carol@northstreetcrc.org), by calling Carol (772.1557), 

Or write them out and place them in the Bulletin Editor’s mailbox in the Narthex.

 

 

 

 

THIS WEEK

Sunday – March 7

9:30 AM    Morning Worship Service

10:45 AM  Sunday School/Catechism meets

                   Offering:  Mission India

11:00 AM  Women’s Bible Study

5:30 PM    Evening Worship Service

                   Children’s Worship meets – Rm.#1

                   Story: ‘Jesus In The Wilderness’

6:45 PM    High School Youth Group meets

                   Meal provided by Schutt Family

Monday – March 8

7:00 PM    Council Meeting

Tuesday – March 9

6:30 AM    Elder Prayer Time

3:45 PM    Worship Planning Meeting

Wednesday – March 10

(GEMS meet from 6:45-8:30 PM)

6:45 PM    GEMS Meetings (girls 2-8th grades)

 



UPCOMING EVENTS

Mar. 14  Cadet Sunday – AM Service

Mar. 14  High School Youth Group meets

                Meal provided by Ryan & Sara Boerman Family

Mar. 17  Cadets Meeting

Mar. 21  GEMS Sunday – AM Service

 

 

 

AT HOME MEMBERS

Dale VanderYacht lives in his condo in Zeeland.

 

Hermina Fransens lives at SKLD Healthcare Center in Zeeland.

 

 

 

 

 

Jack Venhuizen

93 on August 11

 

 

 

 

 

Al Blauwkamp:  Please be in prayer for Al as he remains hospitalized at the Veteran’s Hospital in Battle Creek for concerns regarding dementia.

 

Ron Lucas:  Please keep Ron in your prayers as it was discovered that he has a detached retina and underwent surgery this past Thursday to repair it at the University of Michigan.  We pray for Ron in his recovery that all may go well.

 

Del Machiela:  We give thanks to the Lord that Del’s appointment went well and that his symptoms have been relieved.

 

Judy Mokma:  We are thankful that Judy’s cataract surgery went well.  We pray for her upcoming surgery on March 17 when the other cataract will be removed.

 

Marlin Vis:  Please keep Marlin in your prayers as he remains under Hospice Care.

 

Council Member of Focus:

Deacon Ryan Boerman

 

 

 

 

CHURCH FAMILY

Huizenga Family:  Please keep Dee and her boys, Matthew and Aaron, in your prayers as they grieve the death of Dee’s father, Richard Mokma, who passed away on Thursday, February 25.  We pray for the Lord’s peace to be with them in this time.

 

Winter/Florida Address (‘til about April 1st):

               Vern & Marilyn Boersen

               2715-C Emery Drive E.

               West Palm Beach, FL  33415

 

 

 

FOCUS ON MISSIONS

Rev. Fikret Bocek works for Global Church Ministries as a church-planter and Pastor in his home country of Turkey.  For more information, check the website www.globalchurchministries.us.

 

 

 

COUNCIL NEWS

Offering Schedule:

March 7:     AM        IRBC

          (https://www.reformedbiblicalcounseling.org/make-a-donation/)

                 PM   Mission Aviation Fellowship

                          (https://maf.org//)

 

March 14:    AM     Cadets

                       PM     Family Research Council

           (https://www.frc.org/contribute)

 

From the Executive Committee:

Beginning this morning, Coffee Fellowship will resume in the Narthex with 2 serving stations.

In further action taken by our Executive Committee, and in response to member’s comments, the ropes will be removed from our pews beginning on Easter Sunday, April 4.  Services will continue to be projected in ‘The Grove’Facial coverings will continue to be a personal choice.  The Grove’ will again become available for rental for our members for ‘Open House’ type gatherings, bearing in mind the State limitations for assembly.

 

 

 

LOCAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

泽兰基督教学校 – Escuela Cristiana de Zeeland – Zeeland Christian School is a Three-school – 8th-grade Christian school in Zeeland, MI.  ZCS offers a non-traditional English program, the only 100% Christian Mandarin Immersion program in the Midwest, the largest and the most established Christian Spanish Immersion program in Michigan.  The culture of Zeeland Christian may be most impacted though by the second oldest Inclusion program in North America.  At ZCS every child is celebrated for their unique abilities and loved as a child of God.  Enrollment for the 2021-22 school year for all grades is now open.  You can learn more, schedule a tour, and register at www.zcs.org.