May 5, 2007

December 17, 2017

Morning Worship 9:30 AM


Call to Worship

Silent Prayer

*Votum and Salutation

*Hymn #373 – “Beautiful Savior”

Reading of the Law

Hymn #237 – “How Shall the Young Direct Their Way?”

Assurance of Pardon

Congregational Prayer

Offertory Prayer & Offering For: General Fund, Divine Hope Reformed Seminary

*Hymn #350 – “When I Survey the Wondrous Cross”

Scripture Reading – Hebrews 12:1-2 (p. 1285)



*Hymn #446 – “My Faith Looks Up to Thee”


*Doxology #473 – “God Be With You Till We Meet Again”



Evening Worship 5:00 PM


Call to Worship

Silent Prayer

*Votum and Salutation

*Hymn #280 – “O Bless Our God With One Accord”

*Apostles’ Creed (p. 3 in PH)

*Hymn #491 – “Glory Be to the Father”

Praise Selection – Psalm 100 (p. 635)

Hymn #195 – “All People That on Earth Do Dwell”

Congregational Prayer

Offertory Prayer & Offering For: Missions

*Hymn #472:3, 5-7 – “Sun of My Soul”

Scripture Reading – Psalm 72:18-19 (p. 616)



*Hymn - #488 – “Now Blessed Be Jehovah God”


*Doxology #493 – “Praise God, From Whom All Blessings Flow”

Postlude *Congregation standing


“Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good. His love endures forever.” Ps. 136:1


We extend a cordial welcome to all those visiting with us this Lord’s Day as we worship together in spirit and in truth. Visitors, please sign the guest register in the foyer. Also, please join us in the gymnasium following the morning service for a time of fellowship and coffee/cookies/punch.


Today, Rev. Brian Najapfour will preach for both services. The morning offering will be first for the General Fund and the second offering will be for Divine Hope Reformed Seminary. Divine Hope Reformed Bible Seminary is a Reformed theological school conducting classes for incarcerated men and women at no cost at 4 sites in Indiana and Illinois. Our evening offering will be for our missionaries.


Next Sunday, Rev. Johnson will preach for both services. Next Sunday morning offerings will be first for General Fund and the second offering will be for Kids Life Bible Club. Kids Life Bible Club is a ministry that brings the Gospel into public schools in West Michigan through an after school program that meets weekly. Our church has been involved in this ministry for over 25 years in Dutton Elementary School. Our Sunday evening offering next week will be for Christian Education.


From the Council________________________________________________________


Today Rev. Najapfour will be preaching his farewell sermons. After the morning worship service we will formally honor the Najapfour family with a cake & coffee farewell. Please join us in expressing our appreciation to them for their years of service to our congregation.


Catechism and Adult Sunday School are canceled today. Please enjoy fellowship and the farewell reception for the Najapfours. Sunday School Christmas practice will be held until noon.


Church Calendar





11:00 am


Christmas Program practice – Pre-K – 5th Grade –

see announcement


4:00 pm

Instrument practice


4:15 pm

Singing Men – see announcement


6:20 pm

Young People’s – see announcement


7:00 pm



9:30 am

Women’s Morning Bible Study – p. 56