10:45 a.m. Sunday School
Nursery a.m. - Danette Smit and Tessa
Calling Elders: Larry Stevens and Randy Butson
Those Who Need Our Prayers: Please keep all of our elderly members in your prayers. This week we focus on Millie Hendriks.
Stay after church for a pancake and sausage brunch/breakfast. Free will offering.
Proceeds will help pay for Cataract surgery
supplies for Jason Snyder’s Mission trip to
Niger. Serving 11:00 a.m. –1:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 12:00 N Dwell in the Text Bible Study Isaiah 55:6-9 Philippians 1:12-30
Wednesday: L.I.F.T. - Life in Faith Together
6:15-7:00 p.m. Food & Fellowship
6:45-7:15 p.m. Kids Choir
7:00 p.m. Jr. RCYF & Sr. RCYF
7:15-8:00 p.m.. K-6th Grade Catechism
7:15-8:15 p.m. Chapel Choir
Next Week Sunday
Nursery a.m. - Dawn Gruys and Madison Heard
Children’s Sermon: Pat Rieck
Video Programmer: Deb Corbin
Sympathy is expressed to Phil & Kathy Menning on the loss of Kathy’s mother, Harriet Beckering.
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. Job
description is available. If you are interested or have any questions talk to Scott or Nancy Wassink or Pastor Mark.
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.
LIFT Nursery: We are in need of volunteers to attend the nursery during RCYF. If you would be willing to help contact Nancy.
The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive at the First Christian Reformed Church on Wednesday, September 27 from 12:30-6:30 p.m. Please call Betty Huisken (507-227-8416) to make an appointment to donate. Making an appointment keeps the day going smoothly and the waiting time not so long for donors. You may also make an appointment on line. Anyone 16 years or older and in good health are eligible to donate. The need is constant. Give blood.
You are invited to a Gospel Concert in Woodstock at the American Reformed Church on Sunday, October 1, from 2:00-5:00 p.m. This is our annual fundraiser to purchase Recovery Bibles for clients at New Life Treatment Center. Music will be provided by: Master’s Voice, Cornerstone Quartet, F.R.O.G.S., and Denny & Rachel Tinklenberg. Testimonies will be given by alumni from New Life Treatment Center. Barbeques and ice cream sundaes will be served. Freewill donation accepted. Come and go as you please.
Bibles For Mission Thrift Store: The board if the Bibles For Mission Thrift Store invites all volunteers and their spouses to a dinner as thanks for all the hours you have worked. The dinner will be held in the ARC Center at the American Reformed Church at 1720 N. Burlington, on October 3, 2017. Please let Joyce Aykens (507-372-2017) or Verla Wheeler (507-360-5811) if you are attending.
COFFEE BREAK BIBLE STUDY –Join other women in the study of God’s word and make new friends! All women of the community are invited to Discover Ephesians. This study begins with the background story of Paul’s work in Ephesus. We will go on to discover powerful reminders of our relationship with Christ, how we are called to live in that relationship, and how we have the power to stand against the schemes and plans of the devil. The fall session of Coffee Break and Children’s Story Hour (ages 3-Kindergarten) begins October 4 at 9:30 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall of First CRC in Edgeton. Nursery will be provided. If you have questions or if you would like to attend but cannot make it to the first
meeting, contact Thea (442-3512 or 507-227-9513) or Elaine (442-8751). VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – Coffee Break Bible Study and Story Hour is looking for volunteers to help out in the nursery and story hour. It is exciting to have several young mothers coming with their children to study God’s word! Coffee Break meets on Wednesday mornings 9:30 a.m. at First CRC in Edgerton, starting October 4. The schedule is flexible. You can volunteer weekly, twice a month or once a month. Please contact Thea Nykamp (507-227-9513) or Elaine Tinklenberg (442-8751).
The next cooking group will be Oct. 14 starting at 8 a.m. A deposit of $125 is due by Sept. 20. A Sign up sheet along with more information is in the entry. If you have any questions, call Kristin Groen @ 605-214-1747.