Bulletin – June 24, 2018

Hamilton Christian Reformed Church – June 24, 2018

Our Church Calendar:
Today: June 24 – Celebration of Communion
9:30 am ~ Morning Worship Service
Worship Leader: Rev. Jake Porter
Offerings ~ HCRC Ministries and Building Fund
Faith Promise Mission Support
Fellowship Time follows the morning service
6 pm ~ Evening Worship Service at Hamilton CRC
Worship Leader: Pastor Adam Van Der Stoep

Wednesday, June 27
7 am- ~ Prayer Time in the sanctuary
8:30 am ~ Sr. Breakfast at Hawk’s Nest Restaurant

Sunday, July 1
9:10 am ~ Prayer Time (Pastor Jake’s office)
9:30 am ~ Morning Worship Service
Scripture Reading: Joshua 5:2-12
Offerings ~ HCRC Ministries and Building Fund

Requested & Expanded Announcements
June 24, 2018

Youth Mission Trip ~ Our youth group arrived home Friday night from their mission trip to Ludington this past week. This morning they will be sharing of their experiences of serving.

Evening Worship Service ~ Our evening worship service tonight at 6 pm will be led by Rev. Adam Van Der Stoep of Hamilton Reformed Church. We will worship with Hamilton Reformed and Bentheim Reformed at 6 pm at our church. The evening services for July will be held at Bentheim Reformed Church.

Small Group Bible Study will be held on Tuesday, July 3 at 7 pm. The lesson is #8, “Imagining the New Heaven and New Earth”, from our study books.

Newsletter ~ The July / August church newsletter information is due today and may be placed in the newsletter box in the narthex.

Church Keys ~ The church lock for the west door has been repaired this week. If your key does not work in this door, contact the church office for a new key. Copies of certain keys will not work in this lock even with the repair.

Community Vacation Bible School will be Monday, July 23 – Wednesday, July 25, 6 – 8:30 pm at Hamilton Reformed Church. Our church is co-hosting these three nights with Hamilton Reformed. We are in need of more adult volunteers to help on these three nights. Sign-up at the Welcome Table if you can help out.

Garage Sale ~ The Youth Group is planning a garage sale sometime in August. They are in need of gently used items for this sale. If you have good used items that you no longer need that would be good for this sale they can be placed in the classroom in the basement. Proceeds from this sale will be for next year’s mission trip to Colorado.

Fellowship ~ Cookies are always needed for fellowship time following the morning worship service. Your cookie
donations may be home-made or store-bought, avoid cookies with any type of nut or peanut butter, and may be left in the church kitchen before the morning service. Thank you for your help with this service.

Right to Life of Holland Annual Dinner benefitting the RLM Education Fund will be on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at The
Pinnacle Center in Hudsonville, Michigan. Doors open at 6:15 pm with punch at 6:30. The guest speaker will be Alan & Lisa Robertson from Duck Dynasty. If you would like to attend or for more information call Ann Wilson at 616.396.1038 or by email [email protected] to reserve your spot.

Love INC needs volunteers to help with Life Skills classes held on Thursday evenings. Volunteers are needed in the
children’s ministry, nursery, adult classes, meals and other areas. You can volunteer weekly, monthly, or whatever you are available. For more information contact Jean at 269.751.2533 or [email protected] Walk alongside a community member who needs support.

Christian Reformed Conference Grounds (12253 Lakeshore Dr., Grand Haven) is excited to welcome Gary Matthews and the Christ Memorial Choir in concert on Saturday, June 30. Plan on being part of an amazing evening or worship including arrangements of hymns that you love. The doors to the Worship Center open at 6 pm, the concert begins at 7 pm. No tickets are needed however a free-will offering will be taken to help off-set the music ministry. Come early for a Chicken BBQ supper. Your dinner will be complete with either a ¼ or ½ BBQ chicken that has been slow roasted over the BBQ pit, sides and beverage.

Kid’s Korner ~ The End and the Beginning. The kids come face-to-face with the worst villain in Terrene history. And Chamy has a very important decision to make. Does this change Terrene forever? Subscribe for free at getkidscorner.com. Get the Kid’s Summer Fun Book at www.kidscorner.net.

The Fruit of Gentleness ~ What images of words come to mind when you think about gentleness? Would you describe these images and words as strong and influential or meek and vulnerable? Join Groundwork in studying Matthew 11:28-30 and I Peter 3:15-17 to uncover the real power inherent in the spiritual fruit of gentleness. Listen at GroundworkOnline.com and subscribe to weekly emails and future episodes.

Missions ~ Work, Walk, Pray. Resonate Global Mission is seeking a hiking / backpacking intern to work alongside long-
term missionaries in West Africa. Hike to remote West African villages and help bring scripture to people in their local language. For more information go to www.resonateglobalmission.org/hiking. Always be in prayer for the various mission ministries that the work on spreading Jesus love may be fulfilled.