Offerings next week are for the following causes:
Morning: General Fund and Benevolence
Evening: Building Fund and RPFA
Nursery this morning: Lindsay K., Christy K., Grace P.
This evening: Maria K., Karyn U., Sophie V.A.
Next Sunday morning: Rachel K., Alexa M., Claire V.E.
Next Sunday evening: Mrs. J. Mouw, Jayda V.E., Heather V.E.
Ushers: For July: James Korver, Ryan Kroese, Mike Laning
For August: Nick Netten, Vern Oostra, Jake Van Engen
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 “A Wife’s Submission to Her Husband” (Ephesians 5:22-24). Next week’s message will be “A Beautiful Example of Fearless Submission” (I Peter 3: 5-6).
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.
The baptism of Mason Lee, infant son of Blake and Emily De Roon, and of Brenna Nicole, infant daughter of Brady and Dayna Kooiker, 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 these little ones in the fear of His name.
2:00 Service next Sunday: Our pastor will be on vacation the next two weeks. Next Sunday the schedule is for an elder to lead us in worship in the morning, and Rev. Brummel to lead us in worship at a 2:00 service. On August 13 Rev. Guichelaar is scheduled to lead us in worship for both services while our pastor preaches at Randolph PRC.
We express our thanks to all those who helped with the church picnic this past Monday. It was an enjoyable time of fellowship together.
Sunday: Jr. Young Adults’ Bible study and fellowship will meet at the parsonage at 8:00 p.m. We will discuss John 3 (Seeing the Kingdom).
CONCERNING THE CONGREGATION
Alex Van Ginkel is asked to write to Gary Brummel and Brad Gritters to Derick Grimm.
We rejoice with Mark and Abby Maassen (nee Van Ginkel) who were united in marriage this past Friday. May the Lord richly bless their marriage that it may reflect that of Christ and His church.
The ladies of the congregation are invited to a bridal shower for Jordana De Jong and Shelby Altena (fiancée of Caleb Groeneweg) on Monday, August 14, at 7:00 p.m. at church. We look forward to seeing you there!
Directory updates: Blake and Emily De Roon’s address: 1320 7th Street, Hull 51239. Blake: 712-441-5043 and Emily: 712-578-8009.
Noah Waldner’s address: Pvt. Noah Waldner, MPIC 07-17, Marine Corps detachment Fort Leonard Wood, 14813 Eighth St. BLDG 1705, Fort Leonard Wood, MO 65473.
Martin and Karmin De Jong’s address: 1401½ 4th Avenue SE, Sioux Center, 51250. Martin: 616-419-7684 and Karmin: 712-578-1028.
Travis and Amy Kooima’s address: 614 N. Plum St. Unit 105, Vermillion, SD, 57069.
Mark and Abby Maassen’s address: 2269 Hickory Avenue, Doon, 51235. Mark: 712-470-1587 and Abby 712-463-3902.
Rev. Brummel declined the call from Immanuel PRC (Lacombe).
Edgerton PRC extended a call to Candidate De Boer.
Zion PRC called Candidate Holstege.
Doon PRC called Rev. Spronk to be a missionary to the Philippines.
The annual church cleaning bee has been scheduled for Tuesday, August 8, from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Many hands make light work. The council asks each household commit to helping for three hours. Anyone high school age and older are asked to help. Thank you!
Sunday School: Today is Lesson 55 and Psalter 60:1&3. Next Sunday will be Lesson 56 and Psalter 60:1,3,&5.
The board of Trinity Christian High School will meet Wednesday, July 28, at 7 p.m.
The annual registration for Hull Protestant Reformed Christian School’s 2017-2018 school year will be held on Monday, August 7, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at school. Enrollment packets will be available on the tables in the back of church. If you cannot make it to registration please contact Mr. Loren Gritters or Mr. Terry Van Maanen. Please have your child/children enrolled by the beginning of the school year.
July 31 is the last day to register for the Senior Retreat to be held at Gull Lake Ministries. Please register at www.hollandgrandvilleseniorretreat2017.com. The theme is “Magnifying Christ in Life and Death.” Speakers will be Rev. Eriks, Prof. Engelsma, and Rev. Slopsema. Call Gretine Bodbyl at 616.538.3403 if you need a form.
Trinity Christian High School will hold registration for its tenth year of Protestant Reformed secondary education the evening of Monday, August 7, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Information and forms have been emailed to each family. We look forward to seeing you that evening. Please contact the school office if an alternate date is necessary. Our first day of school is August 23 with a noon dismissal.
SAVE THE DATE AND JOIN US: The Hull Protestant Reformed Christian School Foundation golf tournament is scheduled to take place at the Rock Valley Golf Course on Saturday, September 2. Registration begins at 1:00 with golf to follow at 1:30. A pork tenderloin meal will be served at 5:00. Everyone is welcome to come for an enjoyable day of golf or just for a meal. Registration for golf is $45 including the meal or $15 per person for the meal only. Registration is due by MONDAY, AUGUST 28. Please contact Seth Vis at firstname.lastname@example.org or 712-¬449¬-5670 to register your team and those who will be coming to eat.
Rev. D. Kleyn will be presenting a lecture entitled “Witnessing: Not By Human Power, But By The Spirit” at Hope PRC in Redlands, CA, on Tuesday, August 1, at 7:30 p.m. (Pacific). Rev. Kleyn will also be giving a presentation of the mission work done by the PRCA in the Phillipines. This event will be live-streamed and links can be found at www.hopeprc.org and on the Hope PRC Facebook page.