October 17, 2021
Morning Worship Service
(Services available on website northstreetcrc.org)
Message by Rev. Shaun Furniss
“How The Mighty Have Fallen ”
Evening Worship Service
Message by Rev. Shaun Furniss
“The De-Evolution Of A King”
I Samuel 18:1-30
Sunday – October 17
10:50 AM Sunday School/Catechism meets ‘til 11:45
Offering: Mission India
10:45 AM Women’s Bible Study
Rm. #L-12/Deacon’s Room
4:30 PM Choir Rehearsal – ‘The Grove’
5:30 PM Evening Worship Service
Children’s Worship Meets – Rm.#1
Story: ‘Follow Me’
6:45 PM Mission Team Meeting – Council Room
6:45 PM High School Youth Group meets
Meal provided by Mike & Leigh VanDussen Family
Tuesday – October 19
6:30 AM Elder Prayer Time
3:45 PM Worship Planning Meeting
6:30 PM Bell Choir Rehearsal
(GEMS/Cadets meet from 6:45-8:30 PM)
6:45 PM GEMS Meetings (girls 2nd-8th grades)
6:45 PM Jr.Cadets/Cadets Meetings
(boys 2nd-8th grades)
8:45 PM Cadet Counselors Business Meeting
Oct. 24 High School Youth Group meets
Meal provided by Jeff & Stephanie Klein Family
Oct. 25 Elders/Deacons Meetings
Oct. 27 Cadets – Mother’s Night
Jennie VanderWoude lives at Holland
Home/Raybrook Manor in Grand Rapids.
Jennie will celebrate her 92nd Birthday on Monday, October 18!
(2121 Raybrook St. SE #275, GR, MI 49546)
Jane TenHarmsel lives at Royal Atrium
Inn in Zeeland.
(400 Parkside Drive, #235, Zeeland, MI 49464)
Beautiful Gate in Lesotho, Africa, provides care for babies and orphaned children. Their main emphasis has been on reaching children in crisis situations. Check their website www.beautifulgatelesotho.org for more information.
Helen VanZanten: Please remember the family of Helen VanZanten in your prayers as Helen passed from this world into her heavenly home on Wednesday, October 13. Helen’s family has decided to hold a private graveside service.
Congratulations to Briana (Leegwater) & Nick Unema who were united in marriage yesterday, October 16. We pray the Lord would richly bless their life together as they live as husband and wife.
A Grocery Shower is taking place for Briana & Nick Unema whose wedding took place yesterday, October 16. TODAY is the last day to place your gifts in the Grocery cart in the Narthex.
Arlene Blauwkamp and the Blauwkamp Family would like to “Thank You for all of your prayers, thoughts, visits, and cards during Al’s recent illness and passing.
All of this has been appreciated greatly.”
Connie DeHaan would like to say “Thank you for your caring and kindnesses following my recent surgery.”
Howard Johnson would like to say “Thank You for all the cards and phone calls I received on my recent 91st Birthday!”
The Outreach Committee is collecting Christmas Shoeboxes for boys and girls around the globe through the Samaritans Purse Operation Christmas Child program. Shoeboxes can be picked up in the Narthex. The goal for North Street is 100 boxes! Shoeboxes must be turned in, at church, by Sunday, November 14. For gift suggestions and more information, see Dana Staat, or visit samaritanspurse.org/occ.
Oct. 17: AM Family Research Council
PM North Street CAP
PM All Belong (CLC) @ ZCS
October is Pastor Appreciation Month. The Congregation is encouraged to show their appreciation for Pastor Shaun & Amanda, and their family as they serve the Lord by serving us. Cards, notes, and words of appreciation are encouraged at all times, but especially during this month.
Jubilee Centers International, a Mission we support, wants to invite you to a virtual event on October 26, 2021, at 8:00 PM. It is titled ‘Strong and Courageous’. The program will be informative, impactful and inspiring with stories of the student's lives and the impact Jubilee is having on them and the community. Go to https://www.jubileecentershn.org/2021event/ to register with your name and email address. A link will automatically be sent to the inbox registered in order to connect the night of the event.
The Bridge Youth Center has a number of volunteer opportunities available. They are in need of people to provide food for the students they serve. Meal suggestions and other ideas for volunteering are located at the Sign-up Station in the Narthex. You can also learn more at www.bymczeeland.org or call 772.3843.