Offerings next week are for the following causes:
Morning: General Fund and Benevolence
Evening: Hull PR School
Nursery this morning: Mrs. J. Mouw, Elizabeth P.
This evening: Mrs. C. Van Briesen, Anna Postma
Next Sunday morning: Ashley Van Egdom, Kelsey U.
Next Sunday evening: Ashley Van Engen, Aubrey V.B.
Ushers: For May: Aaron De Jong, Seth De Jong, Brad Gritters
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 “Antichist: The Beast from the Earth” (Rev. 13:11-15). Next week’s message will be “The Mark of the Beast” (Rev.13:16-18).
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.
CALL TO WORSHIP: This Thursday at 7:00 p.m. we will have our annual Ascension Day service. Offerings will be for Sunday School and Emeritus Fund. Nursery attendants will be Mrs. B. Van Der Zwaag, Josie P., and Alyssa U.
The baptism of Jake Robert, infant son of Dan and Sheila Blankespoor, is scheduled to take place during the morning service on May 22.
Sunday: Jr. Young Adult Bible study and fellowship will meet at the parsonage at 8:00 p.m. We will discuss Isaiah 2 under the theme of proper church worship.
Monday: The deacons will meet at 7:00 p.m. followed by the Council at 8:00.
CONCERNING THE CONGREGATION
Brad Gritters is asked to write to Gary Brummel and Jason Van Maanen to Derick Grimm.
Joyce Kooiker was experiencing shortness of breath and weakness and was admitted to Avera McKennan Hospital on Friday. She is expected to remain there for a day or so for further testing and treatment. Let us remember her and her family in our prayers. “The LORD is my rock, and my fortress, and my deliverer.” (Psalm 18:2)
Rev. Holstege is preaching his farewell sermon at First PRC (Holland, MI) today. His installation as a missionary to the Philippines is scheduled for July 1 at Doon PRC.
Notice to the ladies of the church work groups: There is a handout on the back tables concerning assignments for this summer’s events. Please pick up a copy and use it as a reference for when your help will be required.
The Young People’s fundraising folders are in the church basement. This includes the folder for the upcoming Memorial Day breakfast.
We would like to thank the Young People and their sponsors for the game night. We enjoyed the fun and fellowship. – Your Senior Church Family
Hull Protestant Reformed Christian School’s regular monthly Board meeting will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 4, at school.
Trinity Christian High Music Department will present their Spring Band and Choral program on May 10 at 7:00 pm in Trinity’s gymnasium. The band and choirs will be presenting music praising our risen Savior. Join us for evening of God-glorifying music.
The ladies of 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.
Advance notice: The Free Christian School Ladies’ Circle is planning a dinner and musical program on Friday, August 26.
2016 Young People’s Convention: There are just a few weeks left to register for this year’s convention. To register, go to our website www.prcconvention.com and follow the instructions under the Registration Tab. The deadline for registration is May 14. Once registered you will receive an email with details on how and where to send in your forms and payment. Please get them to us as soon as possible. If you have any questions, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Special Education Deficit Drive: The Board thanks all those who responded to our request for help in meeting our 2015/16 Budgeted Drive amount of $284,000. As of 4/25/16, we have collected $249,906 leaving us $34,094 to meet our needs for the year. If you can help us meet our goal, please send your contribution directly to Protestant Reformed Special Education, 6340 Autumn, Hudsonville, MI 49426. Thank you for your support!