North Street
Christian Reformed Church

deeply rooted • ever growing • bearing fruit



August 2, 2020


Morning Worship Service

9:30 AM

(Service available on website


Message by Seminarian Joe Steenholdt

“Our Great Creator And Father”

Psalm 104:1-35

Lord’s Day #9; Q&A #26


Evening Worship Service

5:30 PM


Message by Rev. Shaun Furniss

“Our Statement Of Belief:

The Christian Life

Expressed In The Church”

Ephesians 4:17-32





Accompanists: AM     Sue Lucas

                          PM     Sue Lucas, Stephanie Klein

Ministry of Music:      PM         Stephanie Klein

Ushers:             AM & PM     The Grove:   Nick Venema, Jim Staat Jr.

                                  Sanctuary:  Martin Bostrom (East), Earl Mokma (Center), Keith Boerman (West)

Rover:               AM     Larry Harmsen                                                         PM     Scott Visser

Audio/Visual Operators:   AM     Jerry Redder, Larry Redder, Matt VanderPloeg

                                            PM     Don Mannes, Larry Redder, Matt VanderPloeg






Accompanists: AM     Sue Arendsen

                          PM     Sue Arendsen

Ushers:             AM & PM     The Grove:   Todd VandenHeuvel, Lyle VanKlompenberg

                                  SanctuaryBrian Mast (East), John Bos (Center), Tim Meekhof (West)

Rover:               AM     Todd VandenHeuvel                               PM         Keith Boerman

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

                                            PM   Don Mannes, Ron Oskam, Matt VanderPloeg




Bulletin Announcements should be submitted by noon on Thursdays. 

You may submit announcements by e-mail (, by calling Carol (772.1557), 

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






Sunday – August 2

9:30 AM    Morning Worship Service

5:30 PM    Evening Worship Service

Monday – August 3

5:00 PM    Executive Committee Meeting

Tuesday – August 4

6:30 AM    Elder Prayer Time

3:45 PM    Worship Planning Meeting

7:00 PM    Building & Grounds Committee Meeting

7:00 PM    Parkview Board Meeting

Thursday – August 6

7:30 PM    CCM Bible Study





Aug. 9        Communion – PM Service

Aug. 10      Council Meeting

Aug. 13      CCM Bible Study

Aug. 16      H.S. Youth Group Event
                   Cookout/Swimming Night @ Dan & Kristin’s Home





Bonnie Bergman:  Please keep Bonnie in your prayers as she remains hospitalized after a brief stay at SKLD because her symptoms worsened.  We pray that she would be relieved of her symptoms and either be able to return to a rehab facility or home.


Bill Huizenga was discharged from Freedom Inn and is now receiving at home care.  Bill remains very weak and he and Judy have requested no visitors at this time.  Please be in prayer for Bill that he would be able to gain strength.


Camille Kass:  Please remember Camille in your prayers as recent scans have shown that her broken foot is about 60% healed.  We give thanks that her shingles has cleared up and pray that her foot would continue to heal.


Del Machiela:  We give thanks to the Lord that recent tests have shown that Del continues to respond well to his chemotherapy treatments.  We give thanks to the Lord for His mercy and pray that Del would continue to experience encouraging results.


Henry Meppelink:  Please be in prayer for Henry as he will be meeting with his doctors to address ongoing symptoms that he has been experiencing since his surgery last year.  We pray for answers and direction in these matters.


David & Emily Romero:  Please be in prayer for the Romeros who are serving in Honduras with Jubilee International.  David has contracted COVID-19 and Emily is pregnant with their third child.  We pray for their health and well-being.


Al VanKlompenberg:  Please keep Al in your prayers as he was taken by ambulance to Spectrum Butterworth this past Thursday with potential bleeding on the brain.  Though the cause is unknown at this time, we pray that doctors would be able to relieve the bleeding, limit damage, and aid in Al making a full recovery.  We pray for the Lord’s guidance and mercy in this time.


Von Vis:  Please be in prayer for Von as she underwent eye surgery this past Friday.  We pray for the Lord’s mercy during the healing time following the surgery.


Council Member of Focus:

Elder Stephan Hilbelink






Rev. Jeong & Misook Gho work for Resonate Global Ministries in Japan.  Rev. Gho and his wife are Korean born teachers and are conducting church school teacher training programs at various churches in Japan.





Furniss Family:  Please be in prayer for the Furniss family after the death of Pastor Shaun’s dad, Dave, who passed away early Wednesday morning, from complications related to COPD and double pneumonia.  We pray for the Holy Spirit’s comfort and peace in this time of sorrow.


Nagelkirk Family:  Please be in prayer for Pep & Shirley Nagelkirk and Geneva Nagelkirk after the recent death of their brother, Gord Nagelkirk.  We pray for the comfort of the Holy Spirit to surround the family in this time.


Sterk Family:  Please be in prayer for the Sterk family as Kristin’s grandmother, Renetta Bussis, went to be with the Lord on Friday, July 24.  We are thankful that the funeral service was a source of comfort to the family.


Del & Winnie Machiela and Lorraine Wieringa would like to say “Thank You for all the prayers, cards, and other expressions of sympathy in the passing of our sister Gladys Brummel.”


Jane TenHarmsel would like to say “Thank You to all who remembered me on my recent 90th Birthday!  Thank You for all the cards.  Thank You to all those who came to the car parade at Royal Park.  It was a complete surprise!  Above all, Thanks to our faithful Heavenly Father who will also be with us in the future.  I am looking forward to seeing all of you at Church again soon!”





Carolyn Redder lives at Resthaven Care Center (740 College Avenue Rm.#17) in Holland.  Carolyn will celebrate her 83rd Birthday on Wednesday, Aug. 5!


Hermina Fransens lives at SKLD Healthcare Center in Zeeland.





Carolyn Redder

83 on August 5







Offering Schedule:

August 2: AM   Right to Life Education Fund


                  PM   World Renew


August 9: AM   IRBC

                  PM   Bibles for Mexico


The Congregation is encouraged to continue with financial support of North Street and the various ministries that we support.  Weekly budget envelopes can be mailed to the church at 20 E. Main Avenue, ZeelandThe Deacons would like to encourage the congregation to continue supporting the causes/ministries that would have been receiving our offerings collected during our Worship Services.  We will provide a link where you can go and enter a donation for them online.  Some causes do not have a webpage.  Please contact your District Deacon with any questions.





Sunday Morning Worship Service and Bulletin will be found on our Church’s website (  DVDs/CDs of the Morning Service and Printed Bulletins will be available at the ‘Welcome Center’ in the Narthex on Monday.


The Church Office will be closed Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday, this coming week.


An Updated Church Pictorial Directory:  If you are new to North Street, have had a change in your family this past year, or would like to have your photo updated for 2020, please see Keith Boerman or Joe Steenholdt after a service.  If you need an updated photo, but are unable to be at church on Sundays, please contact Joe Steenholdt for other arrangements ( or 616.510.1115).