Offerings next week are for the following causes:
Morning: General Fund and Benevolence
Afternoon: Trinity Christian High School
Nursery this morning: Kaylie A., Shayna A., Allison M.
This afternoon: Hannah B., Jocelyn M.
Next Sunday morning: Mrs. D. Blankespoor, Karmin B., Alicia M.
Next Sunday afternoon: Mrs. C. Bruinsma, Elizabeth P.
Ushers: For February: Jerry Bleyenberg, Derk Burgers, David Camarigg
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 “No Other Gods” (Exodus 20:3). Next week’s message will be “The True Worship of God” (Exodus 20:4-6).
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 January were General Fund $30,046, Received YTD $30,046.58, Budgeted YTD $24,084.42, Building Fund $4,032, Benevolent Fund $2,953.26, Balance $34,618.98, RFPA $363.75, Genesis PR School $763.55, Hull PRCS $12,268.50, Trinity CHS $4,802.50, PR Special Ed $523.50, and Reformed Witness Committee $269.45.
Today: The Young People’s Society will meet at 3:45 p.m. Bible discussion will be on Romans 8:12-17.
Jr. Young Adults’ Bible Study and fellowship will meet at the parsonage at 7:00 p.m. We will discuss Genesis 13: Lot and Abraham separate.
Monday: The Consistory will meet at 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday: Morning classes in Bible History (Grades 1–7): Lesson 20; next week a review of Lessons 16-20
Wednesday: Wealth will meet at 9:45 in Hull PRC to study Lesson 20. Tonia Westra, Patty Pollema and Lois Van Maanen have lunch. Kristen DeJong is the upstairs helper, and Crysta Brummel is the nursery helper.
7:00-Heidelberg Catechism (Grades 8 & 9): Lord’s Day 46; 8:00-Essentials (Grades 10 & 11): Lesson 27, Q. 4-9; 9:00-Pre-Confession (Grade 12 and older): Belgic Conf. Art. 28-31.
Thursday: Martha Ladies’ Society will meet at 7:30 p.m. Bible discussion will begin with Romans 3:1. Lunch: Rose Andringa and Jodi Baker
7:30 p.m. Men’s Society will begin their study with 1 Timothy 1:1. After recess we will discuss Art. 28 of the Church Order.
FAMILY VISITATION – Waiting for the Lord – Psalm 37
Tuesday, February 14 Thursday, February 16
1-Mrs. Henrietta Gritters 1-Mrs. Ann Miersma 1-Jack Andringa
2-Mrs. Johanna Westra 2-Mrs. Lois Van Maanen 2-Mrs. Chalice Altena
3-Mrs. Wilmyna Jansma 3-Mrs. Flossie Brunsting 3-Don Hoksbergen
CONCERNING THE CONGREGATION
Rev. Miersma is asked to write to Gary Brummel and Alvin Kooiker to Derick Grimm.
Martin Hoekstra returned home from the hospital on Thursday.
The Helping Hands Committee is looking for volunteers to prepare freezer meals in disposable pans that we can store up and disperse as needs arise in the congregation. For the time being, we are asking for main dishes (casseroles, soups, etc.) in amounts that will serve either 2 or 4 people. If you are willing to help out with this, please call or e-mail Rachel Kooima at 712-470-2324 or firstname.lastname@example.org
A program for Rev. den Hartog to recognize his emeritation from the ministry and thank him for his years of service to the Protestant Reformed churches will be held on Friday, February 24, at 8:00 p.m. at Southwest PR Church. You are invited to attend. The program will be live streamed for those congregations outside of the Grand Rapids area.
The all school program of the Hull Protestant Reformed Christian School will be held on Friday, Feb. 24, at 7:00 p.m. in Hull PRC on the theme “Prayer”. All are welcome to attend.
The Young People’s soup supper will be held Monday, March 6. Donation sheets were handed out last week. If you did not receive yours, please check the back table. Plan to join us for a night of good food and fellowship!
The Heritage PRC Young People’s Society are sponsoring a Singspiration on Sunday, February 19, at 7:00 p.m. A collection will be taken for travel to the Young People’s Convention. Refreshments will be provided.
An updated list of teaching positions is on the back table.