Offerings next week are for the following causes:
Morning: General Fund and Benevolence
Evening: Reformed Witness Committee and Heidelberg PR School
Nursery this morning: Hannah V.M., Heather V.E.
This evening: Louise V.M., Madalyn V.G.
Next Sunday morning: Mrs. K. Van Voorst, Julia V.M.
Next Sunday evening: Mrs. N. Villalobos, Sophie V.A.
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 “Jesus Coming to Glory” (Matthew
24:29-31). Next week’s message will be “The General Resurrection” (John 5:28-29).
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.
The baptism of Jake Robert, infant son of Dan and Sheila Blankespoor, is scheduled to take
place this morning. We thank God for the gift of covenant children, and pray He will grant the
parents the grace needed to raise this little one in the fear of His name.
CONCERNING THE CONGREGATION
Gerb De Jong is asked to write to Gary Brummel and Duane Netten to Derick Grimm.
Namibia/South Africa Trip. Tomorrow morning, on behalf of the Contact Committee,
Professors Cammenga and Gritters will be traveling to Namibia and South Africa until June
7. They will be lecturing in South Africa for old contacts. New developments in the Namibian
churches visited in 2010 have prompted these churches to ask for another visit. Please pray the
Lord prospers these efforts in the promotion of the Reformed faith.
Sunday School: Papers will be handed out next Sunday, May 29, after the morning service.
Classes will begin June 5, D.V. Please let your child’s teacher know at least a week ahead of
time if your child will be absent. Teachers this year are as follows: Pre-school – Miss Becca
Gritters; Kindergarten – Mrs. Haley Van Ginkel; 1st grade – Mrs. Alissa Van Maanen; 2nd
grade – Mrs. Christiana Westra; 3rd grade – Mrs. Kristen De Jong; 4th grade – Mrs. Emily
Camarigg; 5th grade – Miss Keri Oostra; 6th grade – Mrs. Kolette Villalobos; 7th grade – Miss
Brittany Gritters; 8th grade – Mr. Dave Van Egdom; 9th grade – Mr. Veryl Heynen. (Classes
are the grade your child will be in school this fall.) Psalters we will be learning this year are
238 vs. 1-3, 27 vs. 1-5, and 280 vs. 1 & 4.
HPRCS Collection Report: The current offering total is $208,637.27 collected of the
$254,962.50 budgeted ($46,325.23 short). There are 2 collections remaining this school year
(1 in Calvary PRC & 1 in Hull PRC). We thank you for your support and ask you continue to
remember the needs of our school in the coming offerings.
Everyone is cordially invited to attend the graduation exercises of the Hull Protestant
Reformed Christian School. The ceremony is planned for Wednesday, May 25, at 7:00 PM at
the Hull Protestant Reformed Church. Rev. Griess will speak on the theme “Victory by Faith”.
The spring edition of the Highland Park Review is available today in the back of church.
Please limit one copy per family.
The Hull Young People’s Society will be sponsoring their annual Memorial Day Breakfast
at the Hull Protestant Reformed School gym on May 30 from 7:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Join us for
a morning filled with delicious homemade food and great fellowship.
The Voices of Victory, comprised of Mr. Rick Noorman, Mr. Charles Terpstra, Mr. Jim
Daling, and Mr. Dan Van Dyke along with Karen Daling on the piano, will present a concert
of gospel music at Heritage PRC, 3800 E. 15
Street; Sioux Falls, SD, on Thursday, June 16 at
7:30 p.m. A free-will offering will be taken to support the Association of PR Education in
Sioux Falls. Refreshments will be served.
For those planning to ride the bus to convention this year, please contact Paul De Roon at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 712-441-1689 to reserve a seat.
2016 Young People’s Convention: Thank you to all who registered online for this year’s
convention. Please be sure to send in your forms, copy of insurance card, and payment by our
May 31 deadline. If you have any questions or need to make any changes to your registration,
you may email us at email@example.com.
The deadline to register for the Midwest Young Adults’ Retreat is approaching. The last
day to register is May 31. The retreat is to be held by Lake Okoboji, IA, August 15 -17. Visit
the website to register and for more information: www.midwestyaretreat.com. Contact Ashley
Van Maanen if you have questions: 712-441-3174 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southwest PRC’s Evangelism Committee is planning a lecture by Rev. Brian Huizinga
titled “Keeping the Sword Drawn: Our Calling as the Church of the Militant Christ” to be held
at Grace Community Church in Hudsonville, MI, on Friday, September 30, at 7:30 p.m. This
event will also be live streamed.
Special Education Deficit Drive Update: The Board thanks all those who helped us meet
our budgeted income amount for the 2015/16 year. Ninety percent of Special Education
income comes from church collections and from our Fall and Spring Drives. We thank all of
you for supporting Special Education and thank our Heavenly Father for all the blessings He
has bestowed upon our Special Education and Resource Room Programs. “So we, being many,
are one body in Christ, and every one members one of another.” Romans 12:5
Bus Drivers Needed! Hull Protestant Reformed Christian School is looking for both full
time and substitute bus drivers. For further information, please call Dan Poppema at 712-324-4424 or 712-348-5292.
Future Teachers and Ministers: Information for the 2016 PR Scholarship Fund essay
competition is now available. Please email email@example.com to receive the essay
topics and submission requirements. Completed essays must be submitted by May 31.
Hull Protestant Reformed Christian School is in need of a part-time band and choir teacher
for the junior high (6
) 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.
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 Van Maanen (email@example.com).
The Free Christian School of Edgerton, MN, is looking for a lower elementary teacher for
the 2016/2017 school year. Interested individuals please contact Jason Brands or Adam
Offerings next week are for the following causes: