Tuesday: NO Dwell in the Text Bible Study
Wednesday: NO L.I.F.T.( Life in Faith Together) due to MEA
Next Week Sunday
Next week Sunday Pastor Rick Van Ravenswaay will lead our worship. Pastor Mark will be doing pulpit supply in Leota.
Nursery a.m. - Shanna Snyder and Halle Snyder
Children’s Sermon: Brenda Kleinjan
Video Programmer: Mark VanderWaal
Sympathy is expressed to the Drooger family on the passing of Arie last Monday. The funeral was on Friday. Sympathy is also expressed to the Snyder family on the passing of Mary Van Essen.
Thank you to Ray Hulstein and his sons Cal and Bryan for sponsoring the October radio broadcasts in memory of Teen, Wanda and Randy.
Thank You: A HUGE THANK YOU to all those who attended and supported our Annual Fall Soup and Dessert Supper. Thanks to all who brought food and those that helped set up, serve, and clean up afterwards. This is the first time that we donated all proceeds to Hurricane Disaster Relief this Fall. The total proceeds were $3,595.66. Again, thank you, to all involved and to those who came out and ate supper and had fellowship with us. Your generosity is greatly appreciated. Reformed Church Women
Food Shelf: There is a box in the entry for items for the Food Shelf. They are in need of canned
vegetables, canned fruit, and soup.
Hurricane Relief: Today a representative of the St. Thomas Reformed Church in the US Virgin Islands will be visiting with our congregation via Skype to discuss their relief efforts following the impact of Hurricanes Irma and Maria.
Jr. RCYF: We are still looking for someone to fill the position for Jr. RCYF. This part time paid
position involves leading youth group on Wednesday evenings and coordinating other activities. There are 12-15 students in this group. Curriculum is already established. If you are interested or have any questions talk to Scott or Nancy Wassink or Pastor Mark.
Hope Haven’s 53rd Annual Society Meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 24 at Hope Haven in Rock Valley beginning at 5:30 p.m. Society members will have the opportunity to elect Board members, review recent audit and budgets, and receive the annual report on the ministry of Hope Haven. Hope Haven is a society owned agency; therefore you are encouraged to exercise your membership and become involved in the business of Hope Haven.
On Sunday, October 29 at 2:00 p.m. you are invited to join reformed Christians throughout SW Minnesota in a worship service to be held at First CRC, Edgerton. This service will celebrate the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation and how the truths of the reformation still resonate for us today. Please join us in praising God for his great faithfulness to his church. During this service we will be nourished by God’s Word and the celebration of the Lord’s Supper. A time of fellowship and refreshments will follow. Through our time together, Jesus’ Church will be built up and readied to follow as disciples of His. We look forward to worshipping with you!
The American Reformed Church in Luverne is sponsoring the 7th Annual Gospel Jubilee on Sunday Afternoon, October 29, starting at 3:00 p.m. Enjoy the music of The Kingsmen Quarter from 3-5 p.m., followed by a lunch at 5 p.m. for $5.00. This meal is a fund raiser for a mission trip. Freewill offerings will be received to help with expenses for the Quartet.
The Brown Family (Le Mars, IA) Concert at Southwest MN Christian High School, Edgerton, will be held on Friday, November 10 starting at 7:00 p.m. Doors will open at 6:00 p.m. Their music from the heart - family style, will include patriotic, praise and worship, and a few holiday selections. Please mark your calendars for an evening of soaking in the sounds of remembrance, joy, celebration. Tickets area $10.00 in advance, $12.00 at the doors. Please contact the school office to purchase tickets (442-4471).
Center of Hope Fall Benefit - Saturday, November 11, 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Sioux Falls Christian School. Get your ticket now for a night of food and fun, featuring a catered meal, games, silent auction and live auction. All of the proceeds support the Center of Hope ministry in Sioux Falls. Reserve tickets are $10 . You can get them online at www.centerofhopesf.org or 605-334-9789.
Inspiration Hills Women’s Auxiliary would like to invite everyone to our annual “Harvest Dinner on Monday, November 13th. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $13 per person. Following dinner we will be entertained by Lavanna Hanson from Harley, IA. She is a chalk drawing artist who shares an inspirational story as she draws. A freewill offering will be taken to support Auxiliary Projects for Inspiration Hills. Please join us for this event. Register by calling us at 712-986-5193 by November 6th.