Bulletin 4/01/2018

Hamilton Christian Reformed Church
Our Church Calendar:
Today: April 1 – Easter Sunday
9:30 am ~ Morning Worship Service
Worship Leader: Rev. Jacob Porter
Offerings ~ HCRC Ministries and Building Fund
Noisy Offering – Hand2Hand Ministry
Fellowship Time follows the morning service

No Evening Worship Service

Monday, April 2
6:30 pm ~ Executive meeting

Tuesday, April 3
10 am -~ Ladies Guild Bible Study – Lesson 1
7 pm ~ Small Group Bible Study- Lesson 4

Wednesday, April 4
7 am- ~ Prayer Time in the sanctuary

Saturday, April 7
6 pm ~ Church Bowling Night ~ Zeeland Bowling Lanes

Sunday, April 8
9:10 am ~ Prayer Time (Pastor Jake’s office)
9:30 am ~ Morning Worship Service
Worship Leader: Rev. Jacob Porter
Offerings ~ HCRC Ministries and Building Fund
Noisy Offering – Hand2Hand Ministry
6 pm ~ Evening Worship Service at HCRC
Worship Leader: Rev. Tom Dekker

Requested & Expanded Announcements
April 1, 2018

Sunday School class will not meet today or next Sunday, but will resume on April 15.

Evening Worship Service will not be held today. For the remaining Sunday evenings of April the worship services will be
held at our church. Next Sunday Rev. Tom Dekker will lead the worship service.

Ladies Guild Bible Study will begin a new study of the Book of Esther on Tuesday, April 3 at 10 am in the fellowship hall.
Ladies of any age are most welcome to join us. Study books are available in the church office.

Small Group Bible Study will meet on Tuesday, April 3 at 7 pm. Our lesson will be from our study book, End Times, lesson 4.

Church Bowling Night will be this Saturday, April 7 at 6 pm at Zeeland Bowling Lanes. If you plan to bowl, sign-up at the
Welcome Table today so we can reserve the lanes. For $10 you can bowl two games and includes shoe rental. If you do not want to bowl you are welcome to come and enjoy the fellowship and fun!

Fellowship Night will be held on Wednesday, April 11. A potluck dinner will be from 5:30 – 6:30 pm. Bring a hot and cold dish to share; table service and beverage will be provided. Youth Group, Cadets and GEMS will meet at 6:30
pm; The Adults will hear an update from Love INC. This evening will conclude our Fellowship Nights for the season.

The GATE Youth Center Community Open House ~ The Gate is having an open house for the community to come and
check out our newly renovated building and learn more about what we’ve been doing in our after-school program the past few months. The open house will be on Saturday, April 21 from 9 am – 11 am.

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 help this ministry here in Hamilton to help those in need.

The Miracle of Easter ~ Have you ever wondered what it would be like to meet Jesus? Or to be in Jerusalem the very
week Jesus was crucified and raised from the dead? You’re invited to explore the miracle of Easter on this week’s Kids Corner. Subscribe for free at getkidscorner.com. Find more great resources for kids and parents at www.kidscorner.net. This month’s offer includes an Easter story puppet show craft.

Witness To the Risen Christ ~ Hallelujah! Christ is Risen! Now what does he desire from us? Join Groundwork in an
study of interaction between Peter and the resurrected Jesus in John 21 to learn one more lesson about grace and forgiveness and hear his call to earnestly bear witness to Jesus Christ and his saving work in our lives. Listen at GroundworkOnline.com and subscribe to Groundwork’s weekly emails for future episodes.