Offerings next week are for the following causes:
Morning: General Fund and Benevolence
Evening: Hull Evangelism Committee and Lynden Covenant Chr. School
Nursery this morning: Rachel K., Alexa M., Ruth H.
This evening: Mrs. D. Poppema, Alyssa M.
Next Sunday morning: Mrs. D. Rozeboom, Sierra M.
Next Sunday evening: Emily U., Allison M.
Ushers: For April: Derk Burgers, David Camarigg, Jordan De Boer
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 “Antichrist: The Man of Sin” (2 Thess. 2:3-4). Next week’s message will be “Antichrist: The Beast from the Sea” (Rev. 13:1-10).
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.
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.
This Wednesday marks the end of another year of catechism instruction (the Tuesday morning classes ended last week). Our children continue to do very well in catechism for which we give thanks and praise to our God. May our heavenly Father continue to cause our children to mature spiritually and to learn to use their gifts to the glory of His name and for the advantage and salvation of His covenant people.
The baptism of Jake Robert, infant son of Dan and Sheila Blankespoor, is scheduled to take place during the morning service on May 22.
The date for the Lord’s Supper in July has been changed from July 17 to July 24 because the week prior to July 17 our pastor will be out of town to attend the 60th wedding anniversary of Margaret’s parents.
Tuesday: The FMC will meet here at 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday: Heidelberg Catechism (Grades 8 & 9): Test over Lord’s Days 19-26; Essentials (Grades 10 & 11): Test over Lessons 13-15; Pre-Confession (Grade 12 and older): Belgic Confession Article 37
Thursday: Martha Ladies’ Society will meet at 7:30 p.m. Bible discussion will begin with Acts 26:1. Lunch servers are Joan K., and Rachel K.
Men’s Society will meet Thursday at 7:30. We begin our study with I Thessalonians 3:1 and Church Order Article 20.
FAMILY VISITATION – I John 3 – Love in Deed and Truth
Monday, April 18 Monday, April 18 Tuesday, April 19 Tuesday, April 19
7-Veryl Heynen 7-Stephanie Miersma 7-Darrell De Vries 7-Bruce Korver
8-Herm Boonstra 8-Monica Wiersma 8:15-Travis Groeneweg 8:30-Brian Westra
9-Jordan De Boer 9-Gene Van Bemmel
CONCERNING THE CONGREGATION
Nathan Westra is asked to write to Gary Brummel and Marcus Andringa to Derick Grimm.
Clarine Kooima is scheduled to have her right knee replaced on Tuesday. The surgery will be at Avera Surgery Center in Sioux Falls, and she is expected to remain there for a couple of nights. Let us remember her, Tim, and their family in our prayers. Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid. (John 14:27)
Thank you for reserving your tickets to the Mother-Daughter Banquet. The banquet will be held on Monday evening, April 18, at Calvary Protestant Reformed Church. Punch Bowl will begin at 6:00 PM, and supper will follow at 6:30.
Hull Protestant Reformed Christian School is taking a Needs Assessment Survey. We encourage you to take the survey online at www.hprcs.com/survey (please limit one response per family/household). If you are unable to take the survey online, a printed version will made available upon request to the school office. Survey responses need to be submitted by Monday, April 25.
Elderly & young people: Please reserve Wednesday, April 27, for the annual game night!
The ladies of the Hull PR Church are hosting a Bridal Shower for Shannon DeKam (Mark Van Maanen), Dayna DeRoon (Brady Kooiker), and Lanae Hoekstra (Blake Meyer) on Wednesday, May 4, at 7 p.m.. There is a handout on the back tables with more information.
Ladies’ League will be held at Edgerton PRC on Thursday, April 28, at 7 p.m. Rev. Kuiper will speak on “Managerial Martha and Meditative Mary” with dessert to follow.
Because of recent issues with the health of Prof. Engelsma, the lecture sponsored by the Reformed Witness Committee of Hope PR Church and scheduled for this week Friday, April 22, is postponed until a later date. This is dependent on the health of Prof. Engelsma.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or Dave King at 712-470-4330 or email@example.com
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 507-631-0256 or board president Jason Brands at email@example.com or 507-227-6425.
Trinity Christian High School of Hull, IA is seeking applicants for the 2016-2017 school year. The school has flexibility in offering a full-time position that could potentially include accounting, art, computer applications, English, remedial, or science. Those who are interested in any of these subjects should contact Jim Regnerus (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Henry Van VanMaanen (email@example.com).
The Protestant Reformed Special Education board is looking to hire a full-time and/or part-time para-pro to assist us at Heritage Chr (Hudsonville) with our program for the 2016–17 school year. Email your resume and/or get more information by emailing Kurt Kaptein firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 616-813-5000. Please respond by April 15.
Teacher or Teacher’s Assistant: The Protestant Reformed School of Wingham is seeking interested individuals for a position as a teacher or teacher’s assistant in our school. We are flexible with grade assignments and ask that anyone interested please contact us for more information at email@example.com.
Save the date: After many years of faithful, dedicated service, Mr. Pete Adams is retiring from Eastside Christian School. With gratitude to God for His provision, we are planning a retirement reception on Tuesday, May 17, at First PRC Grand Rapids. Please plan to join us.