Offerings next week are for the following causes:
Morning: General Fund and Benevolence
Evening: Trinity Christian High School
Nursery this morning: Grace H., Sydney B.
This evening: Mrs. D. King, Shayna D.R.
Next Sunday morning: Kirsti K., Leah G.
Next Sunday evening: Mrs. D. Kooiker, Zoe G.
Ushers: For March: Allyn Brummel, Jerry Bleyenberg, Stephen Boonstra
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 “Natural Catastrophes and the End”
Luke 21:11). Next week’s message will be “Abounding Lawlessness” (Matt. 24:12-13).
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 the bulletin.
Collection totals for the month of February were General Fund $18,983.32, Received YTD
$45,815.77, Budgeted YTD $47,891.50, Benevolent Fund $2,922.20, Balance $50,606.20,
Building Fund $4,471.50, Reformed Witness Hour $341.00, Hull PR School $6,886.50,
Trinity CHS $5,636.75, Foreign Missions $413.60, and Emeritus Fund $323.25.
Today: The Young People’s Society will meet at 11:15 a.m. Bible discussion will begin with
Monday: The Consistory will meet at 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday: Morning classes in Bible History (Grades 1–7): Lesson 23.
The FMC will meet here at 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:45 a.m. Wealth will meet to study Lesson 22. Lunch: Myrna H., Michelle
V.B., Marjean B. Upstairs Helper: Tonia W. Nursery: Kalie K.
Heidelberg Catechism (Grades 8 & 9): Lord’s Day 23, Quiz on Lord’s Days 17 & 18;
Essentials (Grades 10 & 11): Test over Lessons 10-12; Pre-Confession (Grade 12 and older):
Belgic Confession Articles 33-34.
Thursday: Christian Fellowship Society will meet at 7:30 p.m. Bible discussion will begin
with Romans 1:24.
CONCERNING THE CONGREGATION
Stephanie Van Maanen is asked to write to Gary Brummel and Jack Andringa to Derick
Marlin Westra’s surgery went well on Monday, and he returned home the next day.
Alvin Kooiker has begun to receive radiation treatments for prostate cancer at Mayo Clinic
in Rochester. He started this past week, and it will continue for four weeks. The treatments
will take place during the week, and he plans to be either here or in Randolph on the
May the Lord grant these saints and their spouses and families the strength they need each day
as they go through these trials. “And as for me, thou upholdest me in mine integrity, and settest
me before thy face for ever.” (Psalm 41:12)
We express our sympathy to Minard and Cora Van Den Top in the death of Cora’s brother,
Marinus Maassen, who died on Thursday. May the Spirit of Christ comfort their hearts and
draw them ever nigh unto Him.
We rejoice with Marcus and Paige Andringa who were blessed on Tuesday with the birth of
a baby boy, Cameron James. Paige and Cameron are both doing well. We give thanks to our
God for the wonderful gift of a covenant child.
Note Change of Date: The mother-daughter banquet is now planned for Monday, April 18.
Our Young People’s Society invites everyone to their Resurrection Day Singspiration to be
held here on March 20 at 8:00 p.m.
Please reserve Monday, March 14, for the Young People’s Soup Supper. Each family with
a Young People’s member is also asked to bring two baked good items to sell at the supper.
The supper will be held at the Hull Community Building.
The Spring Ladies’ League meeting will be held at Edgerton PRC on Thursday, April 28.
More details to follow.
The Calvary Young People’s Society invites you to their annual Potato Bake. It will be held
Wednesday, April 6, at the grade school gym.
Reminder: RFPA Book Club members: A letter was sent with your invoice for the Rock
Whence We Are Hewn, giving you the opportunity to receive a free ebook, God’s Goodness
Always Particular, by Herman Hoeksema. The RFPA is also interested in whether you would
purchase this book as a paperback if it was made available. Call (616-457-5970) or email
The Trinity Parents’ Circle board will meet this Wednesday, March 16, at 8:00 p.m.
The annual Trinity Parents’ Circle business meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 13,
at 7:30 p.m.
Substitute Bus Drivers Needed: Hull Protestant Reformed Christian School is looking for
additional substitute bus drivers. For further information, please call Dan Poppema at 712-324-4424 or 712-348-5292.
Advance notice: The Hull PRCS Fun Run/Rally is scheduled for May 14 with a rain date of
Young People: Registration for the 2016 Young People’s Convention hosted by
Grace/Wingham PRC is now open. The convention is planned for August 8-12 at Lake
Williamson in Carlinville, IL. To register go to our website at www.prcconvention.com and
follow the instructions under the Registration tab. Please note if you need bussing from Grand
Rapids to the camp, you must mark that on your registration form and include the $100 bus fee
when you send in your forms and payment. If you have any questions, please email us
CERC will be holding their annual Church Camp from June 13-16, 2016, in Melaka, a
small town in Malaysia (about 2½ hour drive from Singapore). Prof Dykstra will be speaking
on the theme “The Christian and the Church”. We would like to extend an invitation for your
church members to attend the camp. If you are interested and would like more details, kindly
email Brother Ishu Mahtani at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Hull Protestant Reformed Christian School is in need of a part-time Band
and Choir teacher for the junior high (6th-8th) for the 2016-17 school year. Interested
applicants may contact Loren Gritters at 712-439-2490 or email@example.com or Dave King
at 712-470-4330 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Hope PR Christian School (Grand Rapids, MI) is seeking applicants to fill a position in a
lower elementary grade for the 2016-17 school year. For more information or to submit your
resume, contact Richard Kuiper (email@example.com) or Ron Koole (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The Free Christian School in Edgerton, MN, is seeking a lower elementary teacher for the
2016-17 school year. Interested individuals please contact administrator Chester Hunter, Jr. at
email@example.com or 507-631-0256 or board president Jason Brands at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 507-227-6425.
Offerings next week are for the following causes: