Offerings next week are for the following causes:
Morning: General Fund and Benevolence
Evening: Hull PR School and Beacon Lights
Nursery this morning: Karina H., Deanna H., Josie P.
This evening: Kassandra H., Alyssa U., Aubrey V.B.
Next Sunday morning: Grace H., Mrs. D. King, Kelsey U.
Next Sunday evening: Kirsti K., Ashley Van Egdom, Brooke V.E.
Ushers: For May: Greg Gritters, Caleb Groeneweg, Heath Heynen
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 “In the Beginning God Created Marriage” (Genesis 2:18-25). Next week’s message will be “God’s Design for Marriage” (Genesis 2:24).
FROM THE CONSISTORY OR COUNCIL
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.
The baptism of Miles Eliot, infant son of David and Amanda Rozeboom, is scheduled to take place this morning. We thank God for the gift of covenant children and pray that He will grant the parents the grace needed to raise this little one in the fear of His name.
Our pastor is scheduled to preach at Doon PRC at a 2:00 service this afternoon.
Synod is scheduled to convene this Tuesday morning at 8:30 a.m. at Faith PRC. One item on the agenda will be the examination of Sem. Ryan Barnhill. Our pastor is a delegate to synod and plans to leave tomorrow morning. May our Father in heaven bless this synod as well as Sem. Barnhill and may the decisions made be to God’s glory and for the edification of His people.
If synod concludes on Friday, Rev. Brummel is scheduled to preach here next Sunday for both services while our pastor preaches at Heritage PRC.
Offering totals for the month of May were General Fund $20,048.12, Received YTD $114,503.16, Budgeted YTD $114,375, Benevolent Fund $3,241.32, Balance $31,930.87, Building Fund $5,333.75, Hull PRCS $23,854.26, Sunday School $347.30, PR Special Ed $666.25, Foreign Missions $291.50, Hull Evangelism Comm. $366.80, Trinity CHS $6,427.55, Reformed Witness Comm. $446.00, Edgerton Free Christian School $432.25, Heritage PRC Building Fund $599.41.
Monday: The consistory will meet at 7:00 p.m.
CONCERNING THE CONGREGATION
Gene Van Bemmel is asked to write to Gary Brummel and Ken Hoksbergen to Derick Grimm.
We rejoice with Carl and Nicole Bruinsma (nee Groeneweg) who were united in holy matrimony this past Friday. May the Lord bless their marriage that it may beautifully reflect the marriage of Christ and His church.
Synod Notice: The pre-synodical service will be held on Monday evening, June 8, at 7:00 P.M. in Faith PR Church in Jenison, MI. Collection will be for the Academy for Reformed Theology in Germany. Rev. K. Koole, president of Synod 2015, will preach the sermon. This service will be streamed live at http://faithprc.org/watchlive.cfm. Synod convenes Tuesday morning at 8:30 at Faith. Mr. Ryan Barnhill will be examined at this year’s synod. His specimen sermon will be delivered Tuesday morning beginning at 10:30. Pending synod’s approval, this sermon, as well as the rest of Mr. Barnhill’s examination and his graduation will also be streamed live at the same link. The schedule for the rest of the examination must yet be determined by synod. Those who plan to view the examination online can look for the schedule to be announced at the time of the specimen sermon. Graduation is planned for Thursday evening, June 11, at 7:30 in Faith Church. Prof. R. Cammenga will deliver the commencement address, “The Minister and His Marriage.”
Please reserve the evening of Wed, July 8, for the church picnic. More info to come later.
Sunday School: Today we will study Lesson 28 and sing Psalter 306:1&2. Next week is Lesson 29 and Psalter 306:1-3. Teachers will meet at church Wednesday night at 7:30 p.m.
The Hull Protestant Reformed Christian School’s Annual Society Meeting will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 16, at school. The board presents the following men as nominees: Toby Boogerd, Dave King, Mark Kooima, Zach Van Ginkel, Brian Van Maanen, and Terry Van Maanen. Elections will be held at the annual society meeting to replace two retiring board members and add an 8th board member. All positions are “at large”. Annual reports and agendas are available on the tables in the back of Church.
Bus Drivers Needed: Two full-time drivers, one part-time driver (an afternoon route), and persons able to be occasional fill-in drivers are needed for the 2015-2016 school year at Hull Protestant Reformed Christian School. Please call Carl Maassen at 712-470-1588 for details.
Heritage PRC Activity Committee: Wild Water West outing is scheduled for Thursday, July 9. RSVPs are needed by July 1 to confirm with WWW. Please make checks to Carlene Van Egdom, 505 S. Cloudas Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57103. Call or text 605-941-5953 or email email@example.com.
The Psalm Choir’s Volume 18 of Fitting Praises is now available for the low introductory price of $8. All proceeds from the sales are donated to a cause of our choice. To order online go to psalmchoir.com and pay by Paypal or credit card or fill out an order form found in the back of your church and send it to the address indicated.
Southwest PRC’s Evangelism Committee is planning a lecture by Prof. Ronald Cammenga titled “Theistic Evolution: Should the Church Make Peace or War?” to be held at Grace Community Church in Hudsonville, MI, on Friday, October 9. Save this date for an informative lecture in defense of the sovereignty of our Creator and Sustainer, Jehovah God. We are looking forward to good attendance from our children and young people also.
Online registration for this year’s convention is now closed. Don’t forget to send in all necessary paperwork to complete your child’s registration! You can contact Heidi Pipe at 616-307-2827 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.