Bulletin 4/29/2018

Hamilton Christian Reformed Church
Our Church Calendar:
Today: April 29
9:30 am ~ Morning Worship Service
Worship Leader: Rev. Jacob Porter
Offerings ~ HCRC Ministries and Building Fund
Cadet Ministry
Noisy Offering – Hand2Hand Ministry
Sunday School for Pre-K – 5th grade
Story: Peter Is Released
Fellowship Time follows the morning service
6 pm ~ Evening Worship Service at Hamilton CRC
Worship Leader: Rev. Adam Van Der Stoep

Tuesday, May 1
10 am ~ Ladies Guild Bible Study – lesson 2

Wednesday, May 2
7 am- ~ Prayer Time in the sanctuary
6:30 pm ~ Youth Group

Thursday, May 3
6:30 pm ~ Classis Holland meeting – Saugatuck CRC
Delegates: Pastor Jake & Kurt Dykstra

Sunday, May 6 ~ Installation Service
9:10 am ~ Prayer Time (Pastor Jake’s office)
9:30 am ~ Morning Worship Service
Worship Leader: Rev. Jacob Porter
Scripture Reading: Colossians 2:6-23
Offerings ~ HCRC Ministries and Building Fund
Noisy Offering – Hand2Hand Ministry
Sunday School Pre-K – 5th grade – Jewish Feast
6 pm ~ Evening Worship Service at Hamilton Reformed Church
Worship Leader: Pastor Ron Lugten

Requested & Expanded Announcements
April 29, 2018

Cadet Ministry ~ On this special Sunday we want to say “thank you” to our Cadet counselors – for their dedication with the Cadet ministry. We also give thanks to the faithful attendance of each boy that faithfully attendance Cadets. May these boys continue to seek and grow their faith in Jesus.

Building & Grounds would like to thank everyone who was part of the parsonage roofing project. To those who gave of their resources, financial gifts, prayers and provided lunch we say “thank you”.

High School & College Graduates ~ If you will be graduating or have graduated for the 2017 / 2018 school year, please let the church office know so that you can be included in our list of graduates for recognition.

Evening Worship Service will be held at 6 pm at our church. Tonight Pastor Ron Lugten of Hamilton Reformed will lead
the worship service. For the month of the May the services will be held at Hamilton Reformed Church.

Ladies Guild Bible Study will be meeting on Tuesday, May 1 at 10 am in the fellowship hall. We will discuss lesson 2, “Search For a Queen” from our study books.

Youth Group will meet on Wednesday, May 2 at 6:30 pm in the Youth Room. We will be having our Mother’s Day lesson.

Installation Service for our newly selected elder and deacon will be held next Sunday, May 6 at the morning worship service. We will also recognize our out-going elders and deacons.

Sunday School will meet next Sunday, May 6 and will be celebrating the Jewish Feast. This will conclude the season for
Sunday School.

Small Group Bible Study will meet on Tuesday, May 8 at 7 pm. We will discuss lesson 5, “God’s Timing Not Ours” from our study books.

Church Potluck to honor our graduates will be held on Sunday, May 20 at 12 noon in the church fellowship hall. You are
asked to bring a hot and cold dish to share; beverage and table service will be provided. Come and celebrate with our graduates.

Community Vacation Bible School will be held Monday, July 23 – Wednesday, July 25 from 6 – 8:30 pm at Hamilton Reformed Church. Our church will be partnering with Hamilton Reformed Church to host VBS. Volunteers are needed to help with these three nights. A sign-up sheet is available on the Welcome Table if you would like to volunteer.

Donations ~ When doing your “spring cleaning” remember the Love INC Heart-to-Heart Resale Store with good quality
items that you no longer need. They accept donations of clothing, household items, furniture, toys, games, tools and miscellaneous items. Donations can be brought to the store (4621 – 135th Avenue) Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 5 pm and Saturday, 9:30 am – 2 pm. Your donations helps this ministry here in Hamilton to help those in need.

Love INC ~ Do you enjoy running or walking? The Rural Rush Run for Love INC will be held on Saturday, May 19 at Overisel Reformed Church. The 5k Run will begin at 8:30 am with the 1 mile fun run at 9:45 am. The runs start and end at Overisel Reformed Church. The cost for the 5K is $25 with proceeds supporting Love INC. Register by May 9. For more information or to register to go www.orcministries.org and click on the Rural Rush tab or go to www.runsignup.com and search for Rural Rush.

An Exceptional Experiment ~ Chamy chooses to study Liz to discover how to live the Christian life. Can Liz show Chamy
how to live out the Bible in all he does? Subscribe for free at getkidscorner.com. Free giveaway: Kid’s Corner “Know Your Bible Activity Book”. Can you figure out all eleven Kid’s Corner Bible puzzles? Have fun as you learn about God’s bible story at www.kidscorner.net.

Family Fire is an online community exploring Spirit-led family, marriage, parenting, in-laws, blended families, and
intimacy. Find encouraging articles and devotions at familyfire.com. Subscribe for regular email updates and connect with our Family Fire community on Facebook.

Volunteer Overseas with World Renew ~ Are you a compassionate, respectful and adaptable person who would like to
volunteer overseas with others who have common interest? With
World Renew’s Global Volunteer Program you will get an authentic cultural experience and learn about the deep history and traditions that define the life of an international community. To find out more, email Andrew at [email protected]