MORNING WORSHIP – 9:30 A.M.            EVENING WORSHIP – 6:00 P.M.

Scripture: Galatians 2                                        Scripture: Proverbs 8

Text: Galatians 2:20                                          Text: Proverbs 8:34-36

Sermon: Christ Living in Us                           Sermon: Those Watching at Wisdom’s Gates

  1. Crucified with Christ                              I. Whom They Hear
  2. Living by Faith                                             II. Where They Watch

III. Confessing Christ’s Love               III. What They Find

Psalters: 357; 330; 115; 318                            Psalters: 53; 162; 348; 172

Offerings:  General Fund                                 Offerings: Trinity Christian High

                  Benevolence                                                 Reformed Witness Committee    

                                                            (Disc #1150)

Offerings next week are for the following causes:

Morning: General Fund and Benevolence

Evening: Domestic Missions and Emeritus Fund

Nursery this morning: Ashley Van Engen, Abby V.G., Julia V.M.

This evening: Mrs. K. Van Voorst, Rylee W., Shelby A.

Next Sunday morning: Mrs. J. Westra, Shayna A., Kaylie A.

Next Sunday evening: Mrs. P.S. Westra, Mandi A., Karlene B.

Ushers: For April: Kyle Brummel, Derk Burgers, David Camarigg

Listen to the Reformed Witness Hour every Sunday on KLOH 1050 AM at 8:00 a.m. and KDCR 88.5 FM at 5:00 p.m. Today’s message is “Draw Near to God” (Hebrews 10:22). Next week’s message will be “Encouraged to Persevere” (Hebrews 10:23).


We welcome all visitors worshiping with us today. May God’s name be exalted as we worship together. The order of our worship service is printed on the back of this bulletin.

This morning we celebrate the Lord’s Supper. Supervision is exercised over the sacrament, so that only those who are members of our congregation in good standing, or those who have received special permission from the Consistory are allowed to partake of the sacrament. May we be made worthy partakers of the supper of our Lord.

The sermon this evening will be an applicatory sermon.

With sorrow and regret the membership papers of Kimberly Van Der Waal (nee Kooiker) have been sent to her home at her request.

2:00 Service Next Sunday: Next Sunday our pastor will be in Loveland PRC. An elder is scheduled to lead us in worship during the morning, and Rev. Engelsma is scheduled to preach for us at a 2:00 p.m. service.



Tuesday: The FMC will meet here at 7:00 p.m.

Thursday: Christian Fellowship Society will meet at 7:30 p.m. We will discuss Article 32 of the Belgic Confession.

Men’s Society will meet at 7:30 p.m. Study will begin at Colossians 1:9. The after recess discussion will be on the Church Order, Article 6.


FAMILY VISITATION – Philippians 2:1-18 Humility in our Lord

Monday, April 20

7-Andy Moss                           6:45-Travis Groeneweg

8:30-Bruce Korver                   8-Nolan Groeneweg

9-David Camarigg



Marcus Andringa is asked to write to Gary Brummel and Justin Vink to Derick Grimm.


Peace PRC has formed a trio of Rev. N. Decker, Rev G. Eriks, and Rev. S. Key. The call will be extended on Sunday, April 26.



The Board of Trinity Christian High School will hold its regular monthly Board meeting on Wednesday, April 22, at 7:00 p.m. at the high school.

The Young Peoples are invited to a Communist Run on Wednesday, April 22. We will meet at the Westside Park (park by the pool) at 7:00 p.m. Young people with last names beginning with the letters A-M are asked to bring a drink. Young people with last names beginning with N-Z are asked to bring a snack. We will provide cups and napkins. Please sign up on the sheet located by the kitchen window at church if you plan to attend. Everyone who volunteered to help with the event is asked to be at the park at 6:45 p.m. for instructions.

Hull Protestant Reformed Christian School is still in need of several bus drivers for the 2015-2016 school year. Because of planning and preparation necessities, willing persons need to be identified soon. Possibilities include driving only mornings or afternoons. Please call Carl Maassen at 712-470-1588.

Ladies’ League will be held at 7:00 p.m. on April 22 at Calvary PRC. Pastor Griess will be speaking on the topic “How Did We Get Here” –  Why the Dutch Reformed came to Iowa and why it matters for today. A collection will be taken for the music program at Hull PRCS.

Arrangements are being made for a bus to take the area young people to convention this summer. They will travel to Michigan on Saturday the 8th and return to Hull Friday the 14th. For questions or to reserve a seat, please contact Paul at 712-441-1689 or

If you haven’t registered for the 2015 Protestant Reformed Young People’s Convention, now’s the time! You can register at Registration ends May 20. Remember to return all necessary forms to the address provided on the response email. If you have any questions, email or contact Heidi Pipe at 616-307-2827.

The Hull Protestant Reformed Christian School is in need of a full-time, licensed 7th  grade teacher for the 2015-2016 school year. Interested applicants can contact Loren Gritters by phone: 712-439-2490 (school) or by email: or Brad De Boer by phone: 712-541-4278 or by email:

Calvary PRC invites you to attend a concert at their church at 8:00 p.m. tonight. A variety of vocal and instrumental ensembles will perform.

The Denominational Directory is now for sale. The cost is $15.00. To order a directory please contact Laura Huizinga at or at (616) 453.6858. You may also place an order by filling out an order form which you can receive by contacting your bulletin clerk. Please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery.

Spring Sprint 2015: The Ladies Auxiliary of the Protestant Reformed School of Dyer, IN, has extended registration for our annual Spring Sprint through this Friday, April 24. If you register after that, you are not guaranteed a race shirt. The event will take place on Saturday, May 16, at Crete PRC. Register through our school website ( or at TH Timing company website for an additional small fee ( If you have any questions, please contact us at

Edmonton PRC YA Retreat 2015: Lord willing, the Edmonton PRC Young Adults’ Society will be hosting a retreat from Tuesday to Friday, August 4-7, 2015, on the theme “Knowing God even as we are known.” The speakers will be Rev. Marcus and Rev. T. Miersma. Registration is now open at and is currently limited to 50 people. The cost is $250 USD or $300 CAD. For more information, please email us at or ask about joining our Facebook page.

What is a worldview? Is it just some heady stuff of academia that causes consternation with our college students, or is it something that would actually apply to the purpose and instruction in our own Protestant Reformed schools? Come and see at the History and Principles of Reformed Education Class held from May 26 – June 5 at Trinity Christian.