Corsica CRC



Sunday, July 15, 2018



Preaching: Pastor Dan De Graff

Scripture: Mark 6:1-13

Message: Finding Home


Preaching: Pastor Dan De Graff

Scripture: Romans 12:17-13:7

Belgic Confession Lesson: Article 36

Message: How Shall We Serve?

WELCOME to all who have come to worship today at Grace Reformed; we’re so glad you’re here! Please join us for coffee in the Fellowship Hall following the morning service. This evening is a combined service with Harrison, here at Grace Reformed.

ASSISTING TODAY: Greeters: Troy & Cindy Bosma; Nursery: Jaden Barse; Praise Team: None.

NEXT WEEK: Greeters/Coffee: Wylie & Jennifer De Lange; Nursery: Haley Johnson; Praise Team: Jennifer, Kelsey, Lexie, Marissa

CRC OFFERING: Today—World Renew; Next Week—DCS. 

BULLETIN DEL: Today—Daren Feenstra, July 22—Gordon Feenstra, July 29—Grant Lubbers, Aug. 5-Laron Groeneweg, Aug. 12-Wade Sonnenberg, Aug. 19-Fred Ligtenberg

CHAPEL CLEANERS: Supplies are located in the southeast entry of the CRC. (There is a rechargeable vacuum plugged in and charging near the carillon bells controls in the stairwell east of the pulpit.
    Wk of July 16: Dennis NIewenhuis             Wk of July 23: Dennis Plooster
    Wk of July 30: Dave Scholtenn                  Wk of Aug. 6: Cody Schelling


PRAYER CONCERNS: Continue to remember those with physical problems, undergoing treatments, shut-ins, those in Leisure Living, and PVNH. Marla Heath, Ann Scholten's daughter, will begin treatment for kidney cancer on July 12. Please be in prayer for her and her family, that she will be healed, and that God receive all the thanks and praise for this treatment and her healing.

ADVANCE: Fri., July 27 Corsica Churches will be serving at The Banquet in SF.
We need 6-8 people to prepare food at 2 PM, 30 people to serve the meal at 5:15 PM. There is a sign-up sheet in the foyer if you wish to help.

AARON & HUR PRAYER TEAM: As long as Aaron & Hur held Moses’ arms up, the Israelites were winning in battle. We can be that kind of support through prayer. Join in a short time of prayer from 9:35-9:50 AM in the Grace room at the bottom of the east steps as we pray specifically for our pastor and the worship time to come. 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Erin Muckey Patel (July 15), Jennifer Johnson (July 18), Tryton Wentland (July 19), Fred Ligtenberg (July 20); Happy Anniversary to Chad & Tara Wentland (July 17). Wishing all a great day!

JULY AT GRACE: Bulletin Board—Terri Van Roekel



Monday: 7:30 PM DCS Board Meeting at DCS.

DCS Scrip Orders are due Tuesday, July 17 at 8:30 a.m. at DCS

TUESDAY: 2 PM GEMS at New Holland CRC. GEMS will run through July 31, Tuesdays from 2-4 PM at NHCRC.

New Hope Camp is looking for volunteers to help at VBS on July 29, 30 & 31; we need help from 11am-3pm. We are working with the Lake Andes Sunday School program from New Holland CRC, but we still need some helpers to be group leaders or assistants in crafts, games, science, or music and Bible!  If you can help one day or all three, we’d love to have you be a part of the fun! Helpers of all ages are welcome! Please contact Ivory Ries at (605)680-2595 or

Operation Shoebox: Help children in need during the upcoming 2018 Christmas season and share the Gospel of Jesus Christ will all who attend the toy distributions. You can: send new toys & gifts for children; send finances for shipping, toys & gifts, or general expenses; or fill shoebox(s) with toys & gifts for a child(ren) of age/gender of your choosing. See flyer in the back of church.



July 1—Don & Mary Bosma
July 8
—Troy & Cindy Bosma
July 15
—Darwin & Jodi De Lange
July 22
—Wylie & Jennifer De Lange
July 29
—Lowell & Elaine De Vries 

Sept. 2—Daren & Deb Feenstra
Sept. 9
—Josh & Cassie Gerlach
—Tom & Peggy Gerlach
—Lonny & Jennifer Grathwohl
—Rick & Glenda Hongslo

Nov. 4—Matt & Jennifer Johnson
—Scott & Sheryl Muckey
—Virginia Nydam & Sylvia Zomer
—Dennis & Elaine Plooster 

If you are unable to assist on the date scheduled, please trade
with someone listed and call Barbara for the bulletin (946-5806).