Offerings next week are for the following causes:
Morning: General Fund and Benevolence
Evening: Trinity Christian High and Foreign Missions
Nursery this morning: Mrs. D. Camarigg, Ruth H
This evening: Mrs. J. De Boer, Gracia K
Next Sunday morning: Sara DR, Alyssa M
Next Sunday evening: Mrs. Aaron De Jong, Julianne L
Ushers: For July: Colton Hoksbergen, Brady Kooiker, Travis Kooima
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 “To God, My Exceeding Joy, I Will Go”
(Psalm 43). Next week’s message will be “Except Ye Be Converted” (Matthew 18:1-5).
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.
With joy the Consistory announces that Jeremy Baker, Joel Mouw, and Linette Mouw have
appeared before the Consistory to make confession of their faith. Unless there are any lawful
objections, their public confessions of faith are scheduled to take place on July 24 during the
evening service.
Seminarian Joe Holstege will lead us in worship both services today. We welcome him to
our pulpit and fellowship. Next Sunday Rev. Brummel is scheduled to lead us in worship for
both services.
Collection totals for the month of June were the following: General Fund $19,221.88,
Received YTD $134,728.51, Budgeted YTD $143,674.50, Building Fund $4,899.75,
Benevolent Fund $2,733.10, Balance $42,067.69, Standard Bearer $363.30, Hull PRCS
$7,685.50, Trinity CHS $5,044.75, Sunday School $319.50, Domestic Missions $407.75, and
PR Special Education $878.70.
Monday: The Consistory will meet at 7:00 p.m.
Travis Kooima is asked to write to Gary Brummel and Jason Westra to Derick Grimm.
Catherine Kooiker returned home from the hospital on Tuesday, and Minard Van Den Top
returned to Pleasant Acres on Wednesday. Let us remember them and their spouses and
families in our prayers.
The annual church picnic will be held on Wednesday, July 20, at 6:30 p.m. at the Westside
Park in Hull. There is a sign up sheet located in the fellowship hall for those who will be
coming. A hot sandwich and drink will be provided. You are asked to bring a hot or cold dish
to share and your own table service. Pies are optional. Ice cream and dishes will be provided
for dessert. Singles, widows, and widowers do not have to bring side dishes. We will again be
setting up a bean bag toss tournament, so if you have a bean bag game, please bring it
along. Work group three is in charge of the church picnic. There will be a sign up sheet for the
work group for the work shifts.
Doon PRC has formed a trio of Revs. Brummel, Griess, and Huizinga from which they plan
to call a third missionary to the Philippines.
First PRC of Holland has formed a trio of Revs. Brummel, Griess, and R. Kleyn.
Sunday School: Today we study Lesson 42 and Psalter 27:1-3. Next Sunday is Lesson 43
and Psalter 27:1-4. Teachers will meet Tuesday, July 12, at 7:30 p.m. at church.
Trinity Christian High School will hold its annual society meeting on Monday, July 18, at
7:30 p.m. The nominees to stand for election to the board are Steve Maassen, Paul De Jong,
Glenn Kooima, and Perry Van Egdom
All young people riding the bus to convention please get your payment of $110 to Paul De
Roon by July 15. Make checks payable to the Hull PR Young People’s Society. There are still
a few seats available.
HPRCS Collection Report: The current offering total is $11,709.50 of $21,495 budgeted
Registration for Hull Protestant Reformed Christian School’s 2016-2017 school year will
be held on Monday, August 1, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at school.
WEALTH Bible Study will be studying the book of James this year. We encourage women
of all ages to use this as an opportunity to study a portion of God’s Word with fellow sisters in
Christ. More information and sign-up sheets are in the back of church.
All ladies of the area churches (high school age and above) are invited to an outing to be
held near the large cabins at Lake Pahoja on Thursday, July 21, beginning at 3:00 p.m. Supper
will be served at 6:00. Please bring a small salad or dessert to pass, a lawn chair, and a Psalter.
Join us for an evening of fun and good fellowship!
The next meeting for the Midwest Young Adult’s Retreat is Wednesday, July 13, at 7:00
p.m. at Calvary PRC.
The Lynden PRC is planning on hosting a Young Adult’s retreat from July 3-6, 2017, in
northwest Washington. Updates, contact, and registration information will be made available
at and on our retreat Facebook page.
Urgent Need for Bus Drivers: Hull Protestant Reformed Christian School is still in need of
full time and substitute bus drivers. Without additional drivers, there will be multiple routes
without bus service next school year. For anyone with any level of interest, please contact
Mike De Jager at 712-541-2368 or for more information.
The Calvary Young Adults’ Committee has planned a backyard barbeque for the area
young adults at Toby and Jaci Boogerd’s house on Saturday, July 16. We will have clay
pigeon shooting starting at 4:30 p.m., bean bags, obstacle course, supper at 6:30 p.m., bonfire,
and root beer floats. We have a sign-up sheet in the back of church for items which need to be
donated. Please sign up for something you could bring along to the barbeque! If you are unable
to sign-up for anything, we please ask that you bring a $5 donation. Toby and Jaci’s Address is
3274 Grant Ave. Hull, IA. If you plan on coming, please sign your name at the bottom of the
donation sheet, so we have an idea of how much meat to prepare. Thank you and we cannot
wait for this FUN night! Please remember your own lawn chair. Toby and Jaci Boogerd,
Darin and Ashley Brummel, Harrison and Stephanie Van Maanen, and Brent and Stephanie
Save the morning of Saturday, August 13, from 9:00-12:00 for a combined celebration of
the 75
anniversary of the Reformed Witness Hour (RWH) with a PRC Mission Awareness
event hosted by Georgetown PRC. “Your Labor is Not in Vain” is the keynote address by Rev.
R. Kleyn (9:20–9:50). Updates will follow on Home Missions by Rev. W. Bruinsma (10:00–
10:30), Myanmar by Rev. D. Overway (10:40–11:10), and India by Rev. C. Haak (11:20–
11:50). Come to be informed, inspired, and to celebrate God’s faithfulness with the RWH!
Childcare will be provided. See for a more detailed schedule.
Wild Water West outing will be held on Thursday, August 11. You can get discount
coupons from any Get-N-Go in Sioux Falls to get a ticket for $19, or you can use a buy one get
one free coupon from the Big Sioux book. No RSVPs will be taken this year. If you have
questions, contact Carlene Van Egdom at