June 30, 2018

Rev. Ralph Baker  has been admitted to  Faith Hospice-Trillium Woods, and is under Hospice Care. Let us remember him and Verna, and their family  in our prayers.

Warren Wolters, brother of Bob and brother in law of Millie, left his earthly home for heaven last Monday.  Funeral Services are set for 11:00 a.m. Monday, July  2, at the Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home of Holland. Visitation is set for  tomorrow--Sunday: 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Let us remember  Bob and Millie, and all the bereaved in our prayers.

President Trump has called on the nation to pray, following a shooting at the Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland. Pray for the families of those who lost their lives,  and for those wounded, as well as for the first responders.

Ruth Schepers was released from  Zeeland Hospital  on Thursday,  and has returned to Sunset, where she has been placed under Sunset Home Service.

Grace Vander Kooi  had another successful  cataract surgery  on Thursday, and is grateful for your prayers. 

Kestra Brouwer will have another chemo treatment next Tuesday.   

Jake Bouwman  is scheduled to have five radiation treatments to deal with  his pain, and to retard the growth of the cancer.  Please pray for this brother. 

 Please  pray for the safety of the Tower Workers, Josh and Paul & Howard

Weekly Prayer Focus: Pray for the safety of those who are traveling  during the summer vacation season.

Our Scripture is  Romans  8:32: "He  who (gave His Son)...for us all--how will he not...graciously give us all things?"


June 29, 2018

President Trump has called on the       nation to pray, following a shooting    at the Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland. Pray for the families  of those who lost their lives  and for those wounded , as well as first responders who are still  working to save lives.

Warren Wolters, brother  of Bob and brother in law of Millie, left his earthly home for heaven on Monday. Funeral Services are  set for 11:00 a.m.Monday, July 2, at the Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home of Holland. Visitation is set for Sunday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Let us remember Bob and Millie , and all the bereaved in our prayers.

Rev Ralph Baker  has been admitted to  Faith Hospice-Trillium Woods, and is under Hospice Care. Let us remember him and Verna, and their family  in our prayers.

Ruth Schepers was released from  Zeeland Hospital yesterday, and has returned to Sunset, where she has been placed under Sunset Home Service.

Grace Vander Kooi  had another cataract surgery yesterday, and is grateful for your prayers. 

Kestra Brouwer will have another chemo treatment next Tuesday.   

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. He is scheduled to have five radiation treatments to deal with the pain, and to retard the growth of the cancer.  Please pray for this brother. 

 Please  pray for the safety of the Tower Workers, Josh and Paul & Howard

Weekly Prayer Focus: Pray for the safety of those who are traveling  during the summer vacation season.

Our Scripture is  Romans  8:31 "If God is for us, who can be against us?"

June 28, 2018

Warren Wolters, brother  of Bob and brother in law of Millie, left his earthly home for heaven on Monday. Funeral Services are  set for 11:00 a.m.Monday, July 2, at the Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home of Holland. Visitation is set for Sunday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Let us remember Bob and Millie , and all the bereaved in our prayers.

Rev Ralph Baker  has been admitted to  Spectrum Health Butterworth, due to fluid on his  lungs. Verna Baker is convalescing with a wound on her leg. Let us remember this couple in our prayers.

Ruth Schepers was admitted  to Zeeland Hospital on Tuesday, due to congestive heart failure. Her condition has improved after treatment. Please remember her in  prayer.

Grace Vander Kooi will have another cataract surgery today.   Please remember her in prayer.

Kestra Brouwer will have another chemo treatment next Tuesday.   

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. He is scheduled to have five radiation treatments to deal with the pain, and to retard the growth of the cancer.  Please pray for this brother. 

 Please  pray for the safety of the Tower Workers, Josh and Paul & Howard

Weekly Prayer Focus: Pray for the safety of those who are traveling  during the summer vacation season.

Our Scripture is  Romans  8:30-"And those he predestinated, he also called; those he called, he also justified; those he justified, he also glorified."

June 27  2018

Warren Wolters, brother  of Bob and brother in law of Millie, left his earthly home for heaven on Monday. Funera Funeral Services are pending. Let us remember Bob and Millie , and all the bereaved in our prayers.

Rev Ralph Baker  has been admitted to  Spectrum Health Butterworth, due to fluid on his  lungs. Verna Baker is convalescing with a wound on her leg. Let us remember this couple in our prayers.

Grace Vander Kooi will have another cataract surgery tomorrow.   Please remember her in prayer.

Kestra Brouwer will have another chemo treatment July 3.  

Mike De Freese is experiencing alot of pain, and kindly requests our prayers.

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. He is scheduled to have another consultation  today. Pray  that this will be a profitable experience. 

Missionary  Dana Krol has safely returned home from Zambia, and is now in a period of transition. 

 Please  pray for the safety of the Tower Workers, Josh and Paul & Howard

Weekly Prayer Focus: Pray for the safety of those who are traveling  during the summer vacation season.

Our Scripture is  Romans 8:28-"We know that all  things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose. "

June 26, 2018

Rev. Ralph Baker  has been admitted to  Spectrum Health Butterworth, due to fluid on his  lungs. Verna Baker is convalescing with a wound on her leg. Let us remember this couple in our prayers.

Grace Vander Kooi will have another cataract surgery this  Thursday.    Please remember her in prayer.

May the Lord comfort Arla and the rest of the bereaved,  as they mourn the passing of Mrs. Corinne Phillips. 

Kestra Brouwer will have another chemo treatment July 3.  

Mike De Freese is experiencing alot of pain, and kindly requests our prayers.

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. He is scheduled to have another consultation tomorrow.  Pray  that this will be a profitable experience. 

Missionary  Dana Krol has safely returned home from Zambia, and is now in a period of transition. 

 Please  pray for the safety of the Tower Workers, Josh and Paul & Howard

Weekly Prayer Focus: Pray for the safety of those who are traveling  during the summer vacation season.

Our Scripture is  Romans 8:26-"The Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us with groans that words cannot express."

  • June 25, 2018

Grace Vander Kooi will have another cataract surgery this  Thursday.    Please remember her in prayer.

May the Lord comfort Arla and the rest of the bereaved,  as they mourn the passing of Mrs. Corinne Phillips. 

Kestra Brouwer will have another chemo treatment July 3.  

Mike De Freese is experiencing alot of pain, and kindly requests our prayers.

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. He is scheduled to have another consultation this Wednesday. Pray that  Jake can get the treatment that he needs.

Missionary  Dana Krol has safely returned home from Zambia; let us thank  the Lord!  

 Please  pray for the safety of the Tower Workers, Josh and Paul & Howard

Weekly Prayer Focus: Pray for the safety of those who are traveling  during the summer vacation season.

Our Scripture is  Romans 8:18-"I consider that what we suffer at this present time cannot be compared at all with the glory that is going to be revealed to us.

June 24, 2018

WE  WELCOME Dr. Arie C. Leder , to our pulpit this morning. This evening, Pastor Jim Evenhouse will lead the service. 

Grace Vander Kooi will have another cataract surgery this  Thursday.    Please remember her in prayer.

May the Lord comfort Arla and the rest of the bereaved,  as they mourn the passing of Mrs. Corinne Phillips. 

Kestra Brouwer will have another chemo treatment July 3.  

Mike De Freese is experiencing alot of pain, and kindly requests our prayers.

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. He is scheduled to have another consultation this Wednesday. Pray that  Jake can get the treatment that he needs.

Verna Baker is observing her 91st birthday today! Let us rejoice with her in the many years God has given her. 

Missionary  Dana Krol has safely returned home from Zambia; let us thank  the Lord!  

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances  of the church, since the east entrance is in the construction zone.  Please also pray for the safety of the Tower Workers, Josh and Steve.

Weekly Prayer Focus: Pray for the safety of those who are traveling  during the summer vacation season.

Our Scripture is  Romans 8:16-"The Spirit Himself testifies  with our spirit that we are God's Children."

 

Grace Vander Kooi  had cataract surgery  on Thursday, and it went well, for which we can be grateful to the Lord. 

May the Lord comfort Arla and the rest of the bereaved,  as they mourn the passing of Mrs. Corinne Phillips. 

Kestra Brouwer had another chemo treatment this past Wednesday,  and it went very well.  Kestra also learned that she has no cancer in her bone marrow.  Let us rejoice with  her and her family with this good news! 

Mike De Freese is experiencing alot of pain, and kindly requests our prayers.

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. He is scheduled to have another consultation  next Wednesday. Pray that  Jake can get the treatment that he needs.

Tob Visser  is now on new medications for his A-Fib condition; please remember him in prayer.  

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances  of the church, since the east entrance is in the construction zone.  Please also pray for the safety of the Tower Workers, Josh and Steve.

Travel-Pray for those who are travelling.  Also Pastor Mark, Sheri and Matt, as they journey to the West. 

Weekly Prayer Focus: Pray for the safety of those who are traveling  during the summer vacation season.

Our Scripture is  Romans 8:7-"The Sinful Mind is hostile to God. It does not submit to God's law, nor can it do so."

June 22, 2018

Grace Vander Kooi  had cataract surgery yesterday, and it went well, for which we can be grateful to the Lord. 

May the Lord comfort Arla and the rest of the bereaved,  as they mourn the passing of Mrs. Corinne Phillips. 

Kestra Brouwer had another chemo treatment this past Wednesday,  and it went very well.  Kestra also learned that she has no cancer in her bone marrow.  Let us rejoice with  her and her family with this good news! 

Mike De Freese is experiencing alot of pain, and kindly requests our prayers.

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. He is scheduled to have another consultation next Wednesday. Pray that Jake can get the treatment that he needs.

Tob Visser  is now on new medications for his A-Phib condition; please remember him in prayer.  

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances  of the church, since the east entrance is in the construction zone.  Please also pray for the safety of the Tower Workers, Josh and Steve.

Travel-Pray for those who are travelling.  Also Pastor Mark, Sheri and Matt, as they journey to the West. 

Weekly Prayer Focus: During this Father's Day week, pray for God's blessing and wisdom for fathers.

Our Scripture is  Romans 8:14-"Those who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God."" 

June 21, 2018

Grace Vander Kooi will be having cataract surgery today. Let us remember her in our prayers.  That the procedure will go well. 

Arla Star's mother, Corinne Phillips, passed away  last Saturday. Corinne's funeral was yesterday. May the Lord comfort Arla and the rest of Corinne's loved ones. 

Kestra Brouwer had another chemo treatment yesterday, and it went very well.  Kestra also learned that she has no cancer in her bone marrow.  Let us rejoice with  her and her family with this good news! 

Mike De Freese is experiencing alot of pain, and kindly requests our prayers.

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. Pray that Jake can get the treatment that he needs.

Tob Visser  is now on new medications for his A-Phib condition; please remember him in prayer.  

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances  of the church, since the east entrance is in the construction zone.  Please also pray for the safety of the Tower Workers, Josh and Steve.

Travel-Pray for those who are travelling.  Also Pastor Mark, Sheri and Matt, as they journey to the West. 

Weekly Prayer Focus: During this Father's Day week, pray for God's blessing and wisdom for fathers.

Our Scripture is  Romans 8:12-"We have an obligation-but it is not to the sinful nature , to live according to it." 

June 20, 2018

Arla Star's mother, Corinne Phillips, passed away  last Saturday. Corinne's funeral will be today,  Wednesday, June 20, at 11 a.m. at the VanderLaan Funeral Home in Hudsonville. May the Lord comfort Arla and the rest of Corinne's loved ones. 

Kestra Brouwer has another round of chemo today,  Wednesday, June 20. Let us remember her in prayer.

Mike De Freese is experiencing alot of pain, and kindly requests our prayers.

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. Pray that Jake can get the treatment that he needs.

Tob Visser was hospitalized last week with heart issues; please remember him in prayer.  

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances  of the church, since the east entrance is in the construction zone. 

Travel-Pray for those who are travelling.  Also Pastor Mark, Sheri and Matt, as they journey to the West. 

Weekly Prayer Focus: During this Father's Day week, pray for God's blessing and wisdom for fathers.

Our Scripture is  Romans 8:6--"Those who live in... the Spirit have their minds set on what the Spirit desires."   

June 19, 2018

Arla Star's mother, Corinne Phillips, passed away  last Saturday. Corinne's visitation will be today, June 19, from 5 to 8 p.m. at VanderLaan Funeral Home in Hudsonville. Corinne's funeral will be tomorrow,  Wednesday, June 20, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. May the Lord comfort Arla and the rest of Corinne's loved ones. 

Kestra Brouwer has another round of chemo tomorrow,  Wednesday, June 20.

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. Pray that Jake can get the treatment that he needs.

Tob Visser was hospitalized last week with heart issues; please remember him in prayer.  

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances  of the church, since the east entrance is in the construction zone. The steeple has been removed from the bell tower.

Travel-Pray for those who are travelling.  Also Pastor Mark, Sheri and Matt, as they journey to the West. 

Weekly Prayer Focus: During this Father's Day week, pray for God's blessing and wisdom for fathers.

Our Scripture is  Romans 8:1   "There is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus...."

June 18, 2018

Arla Star's mother, Corinne Phillips, passed away on Saturday. Corinne's visitation will be tomorrow, June 19, from 5 to 8 p.m. at VanderLaan Funeral Home in Hudsonville. Corinne's funeral will be Wednesday, June 20, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. May the Lord comfort Arla and the rest of Corinne's loved ones. 

Kestra Brouwer has another round of chemo this Wednesday, June 20.

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. Pray that Jake can get the treatment that he needs.

Tob Visser was hospitalized this past week with heart issues; please remember him in prayer.  

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances since the east entrance is in the construction zone. The steeple has been removed from the bell tower.

Weekly Prayer Focus: During this Father's Day week, pray for God's blessing and wisdom for fathers.

Our Scripture is Galatians 6:15-16, "Neither circumcision nor uncircumcision means anything; what counts is the new creation. Peace and mercy to all who follow this rule—to the Israel of God."

June 17, 2018

Kestra Brouwer has another round of chemo this Wednesday, June 20.

Peggy Camiller had a kidney stone procedure at Spectrum Butterworth Hospital Friday. Her surgery went well and she is recovering back home.

Marv Poelman had carpel tunnel surgery.  Pray for his recovery.

We extend our sympathy to Pete and Karen Bottema in the passing of Pete's brother, Michael. May the Lord give comfort to Pete and Karen and the rest of Michael's loved ones.

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. Pray that Jake can get the treatment that he needs.

Tob Visser was hospitalized this past week with heart  issues; please remember him in prayer.  

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances since the east entrance is in the construction zone. The steeple has been removed from the bell tower.

On this Father's Day let us worship our heavenly Father and honor our earthly fathers.

This afternoon the Jenison CRCs will be meeting at Baldwin Street CRC for the combined service at 5 p.m.

Weekly Prayer Focus: During this Father's Day week, pray for God's blessing and wisdom for fathers.

Our Scripture is Psalm 103:13, "As a father has compassion on his children, so the Lord has compassion on those who fear him."

June 16, 2018

Peggy Camiller had a kidney stone procedure at Spectrum Butterworth Hospital , yesterday.  Pray  for a  good  recovery. 

Marv Poelman had carpel tunnel surgery.  Pray for his recovery.

We extend our sympathy to Pete and Karen Bottema in the passing of Pete's brother, Michael. May the Lord give comfort to Pete and Karen and the rest of Michael's loved ones.

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. Pray that Jake can get the treatment that he needs.

Tob Visser was hospitalized this past week with  heart  issues; please remember him in prayer. 

Elsa  Scholten  is observing her 90th birthday today; we rejoice with her in the many years God has given her. 

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances since the east entrance is in the construction zone. The steeple has been removed from the bell tower.

Weekly Prayer Focus:  Synod finished Thursday  morning; continue to pray for wisdom for those who work on behalf of Synod, namely Executive Director Steve Timmermans and the Council of Delegates, as they now work to implement the decisions of Synod.

"For from Him, and through Him, and to Him are all things. To (God) be the glory forever! Amen"

June 15, 2018

Peggy Camiller has a kidney stone procedure at Spectrum Butterworth Hospital today. Pray that her procedure goes well.

Marv Poelman had carpel tunnel surgery.  Pray for his recovery.

We extend our sympathy to Pete and Karen Bottema in the passing of Pete's brother, Michael. May the Lord give comfort to Pete and Karen and the rest of Michael's loved ones.

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. Pray that Jake can get the treatment that he needs.

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances since the east entrance is in the construction zone. The steeple has been removed from the bell tower.

Weekly Prayer Focus: Since Synod finished yesterday morning, continue to pray for wisdom for those who work on behalf of Synod, Executive Director Steve Timmermans and the Council of Delegates, as they now work to implement the decisions of Synod.

Our Scripture reading is Hebrews 11:6, "And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him."

June 14, 2018

Marv Poelman had carpel tunnel surgery yesterday. Pray for his recovery.

We extend our sympathy to Pete and Karen Bottema in the passing of Pete's brother, Michael. May the Lord give comfort to Pete and Karen and the rest of Michael's loved ones.

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. Pray that Jake can get the treatment that he needs.

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances since the east entrance is in the construction zone. The steeple is scheduled to be removed from the bell tower today.

Weekly Prayer Focus: Continue to pray for wisdom for the Synod delegates as they make decisions for the denomination this week. Synod is scheduled to finish its work this morning.

Our Scripture reading is Hebrews 2:9, "But we do see Jesus, who was made lower than the angels for a little while, now crowned with glory and honor because he suffered death, so that by the grace of God he might taste death for everyone."

June 13, 2018

We extend our sympathy to Pete and Karen Bottema in the passing of Pete's brother, Michael. May the Lord give comfort to Pete and Karen and the rest of Michael's loved ones.

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. Pray that Jake can get the treatment that he needs.

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances since the east entrance is in the construction zone.

Weekly Prayer Focus: Continue to pray for wisdom for the Synod delegates as they make decisions for the denomination this week.

Our Scripture reading is Luke 11:28, "He replied, 'Blessed rather are those who hear the word of God and obey it.'”

June 12, 2018

Jake Bouwman has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer. Pray that Jake can get the treatment that he needs.

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances since the east entrance is in the construction zone.

Weekly Prayer Focus: Continue to pray for wisdom for the Synod delegates as they make decisions for the denomination this week.

Our Scripture reading is Psalm 74:12, "But God is my King from long ago; he brings salvation on the earth."

 

June 11, 2018

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances since the east entrance is in the construction zone.

Continue to pray for wisdom for the Synod delegates as they make decisions for the denomination this week.

Our Scripture reading is Revelation 20:6, "Blessed and holy are those who share in the first resurrection. The second death has no power over them, but they will be priests of God and of Christ and will reign with him for a thousand years.

June 10, 2018

Today we are taking a food pantry offering for Love, INC. 

Dr. Gene Van Zee returned to St. Mary's Mercy Hospital with the recurrence of his infection.

Alida Smeda will be going to the Zeeland Dialysis Center 3 times a week. She will continue to have blood tests to learn when her blood clot issue is fully resolved.

Jake and Kathy Bouwman have to decide if Jake's cancer in his spine will be treated with chemo, radiation, or surgery. 

Kestra Brouwer's first chemo treatment went well on Wednesday.

Summary minutes of the town hall meeting are in your mailboxes today.

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances since the east entrance is in the construction zone.

Pastor Jim Evenhouse will be preaching at the 9:30 a.m. service. He will also be officiating at the communion service. Pastor Jerome Burton of Coit Community CRC will be preaching at the 5 p.m. evening service in the West Narthex. Pastor Mark continues to serve as a pastoral delegate at Synod until Thursday.

Weekly Prayer Focus: Continue to pray for wisdom for the Synod delegates as they make decisions for the denomination this week.

Our Scripture reading is I Corinthians 11:24-25, "...and when he had given thanks, he broke it and said, 'This is my body,which is for you; do this in remembrance of me.'  In the same way, after supper he took the cup, saying, 'This cup is the new covenant in my blood; do this, whenever you drink it, in remembrance of me.'”

June 9, 2018

Dr. Gene Van Zee returned to St. Mary's Mercy Hospital with the recurrence of his infection.

Alida Smeda will be going to the Zeeland Dialysis Center 3 times a week. She will continue to have blood tests to learn when her blood clot issue is fully resolved.

Jake and Kathy Bouwman have to decide if Jake's cancer in his spine will be treated with chemo, radiation, or surgery. 

Kestra Brouwer's first chemo treatment went well on Wednesday.

After the town hall meeting of Monday, minutes of the meeting will be shared with the congregation on Sunday.

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances since the east entrance is in the construction zone.

Weekly Prayer Focus: Pray for the Synod of the Christian Reformed Church as it meets at Calvin College from June 7 - 14.

Our Scripture reading is Psalm 130:7-8, "Israel, put your hope in the Lord, for with the Lord is unfailing love and with him is full redemption. He himself will redeem Israel from all their sins."

June 8, 2018

Dr. Gene Van Zee returned to St. Mary's Mercy Hospital with the recurrence of his infection.

Alida Smeda will be going to the Zeeland Dialysis Center 3 times a week. She will continue to have blood tests to learn when her blood clot issue is fully resolved.

Jake and Kathy Bouwman met with their cancer doctor Monday. They have to decide if Jake's cancer in his spine will be treated with chemo, radiation, or surgery. 

Kestra Brouwer's first chemo treatment went well on Wednesday.

After the town hall meeting of Monday, minutes of the meeting will be shared with the congregation on Sunday.

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances since the east entrance is in the construction zone.

Weekly Prayer Focus: Pray for the Synod of the Christian Reformed Church as it meets at Calvin College from June 7 - 14.

Our Scripture reading is 2 Corinthians 5:4-5, "For while we are in this tent, we groan and are burdened, because we do not wish to be unclothed but to be clothed instead with our heavenly dwelling, so that what is mortal may be swallowed up by life. Now the one who has fashioned us for this very purpose is God, who has given us the Spirit as a deposit, guaranteeing what is to come."

June 7, 2018

Dr. Gene Van Zee returned to St. Mary's Mercy Hospital with the recurrence of his infection.

Alida Smeda will be going to the Zeeland Dialysis Center 3 times a week. She will continue to have blood tests to learn when her blood clot issue is fully resolved.

Jake and Kathy Bouwman met with their cancer doctor Monday. They have to decide if Jake's cancer in his spine will be treated with chemo, radiation, or surgery. 

Kestra Brouwer began twice a month chemo treatments yesterday. Her first treatment went well.

After the town hall meeting of Monday, minutes of the meeting will be shared with the congregation on Sunday.

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances since the east entrance is in the construction zone.

Pray for Pastor Mark and the other Synod delegates as Synod begins this afternoon.

Weekly Prayer Focus: Pray for the Synod of the Christian Reformed Church as it meets at Calvin College from June 7 - 14.

Our Scripture reading is Psalm 78:1-4, "We will not hide them from their descendants; we will tell the next generation
the praiseworthy deeds of the Lord,  his power, and the wonders he has done."

June 6, 2018

Dr. Gene Van Zee returned to St. Mary's Mercy Hospital with the recurrence of his infection.

Alida Smeda will be going to the Zeeland Dialysis Center 3 times a week. She will continue to have blood tests to learn when her blood clot issue is fully resolved.

Jake and Kathy Bouwman met with their cancer doctor Monday. They have to decide if Jake's cancer in his spine will be treated with chemo, radiation, or surgery. 

Kestra Brouwer will be starting twice a month chemo treatments starting today.

After the town hall meeting of Monday, minutes of the meeting will soon be shared with the congregation.

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances since the east entrance is in the construction zone.

Weekly Prayer Focus: Pray for the Synod of the Christian Reformed Church as it meets at Calvin College from June 7 - 14.

Our Scripture reading is John 15:17, "Jesus said to them, 'My Father is always at his work to this very day, and I too am working.'"

June 5, 2018

Dr. Gene Van Zee returned to St. Mary's Mercy Hospital with the recurrence of his infection.

Alida Smeda will be going to the Zeeland Dialysis Center 3 times a week. She will continue to have blood tests to learn when her blood clot issue is fully resolved.

Jake and Kathy Bouwman met with their cancer doctor yesterday. They have to decide if Jake's cancer in his spine will be treated with chemo, radiation, or surgery. 

Kestra Brouwer will be having more tests and will be starting twice a month chemo treatments starting tomorrow.

After the town hall meeting of yesterday, minutes of the meeting will soon be shared with the congregation.

As the steeple work continues, please use the north or south entrances since the east entrance is in the construction zone.

Weekly Prayer Focus: Pray for the Synod of the Christian Reformed Church as it meets at Calvin College from June 7 - 14.

Our Scripture reading is Psalm 78:4, "We will not hide them from their descendants; we will tell the next generation
the praiseworthy deeds of the Lord, his power, and the wonders he has done."

June 4, 2018

Dr. Gene Van Zee returned to St. Mary's Mercy Hospital with the recurrence of his infection.

Alida Smeda will be going to the Zeeland Dialysis Center 3 times a week. She will continue to have blood tests to learn when her blood clot issue is fully resolved.

Jake and Kathy Bouwman will be headed to the Grand Rapids Cancer Center today to determine the plan of his action for his cancer.

Kestra Brouwer will be having more tests and will be starting twice a month chemo treatments starting this Wednesday, June 6.

The town hall meeting where congregation members will discuss how the Lord is leading 12th Avenue Church into the future is today at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary.

Now that interior work has been done to prepare for the steeple removal, steeple removal will take place this week. Please use the north or south entrances since the east entrance is in the construction zone.

Weekly Prayer Focus: Pray for the Synod of the Christian Reformed Church as it meets at Calvin College from June 7 - 14.

Our Scripture reading is Romans 9:29, "Does not the potter have the right to make out of the same lump of clay some pottery for special purposes and some for common use?"

June 3, 2018

Pastor Ralph and Verna Baker have moved to the First and Main retirement community in Wyoming. They are doing well there after Verna was treated for a fall.

Alida Smeda will be going to the Zeeland Dialysis Center 3 times a week. She will continue to have blood tests to learn when her blood clot issue is fully resolved.

Please pray for Jake Bouwman who has been diagnosed with cancer. Jake and Kathy will be headed to the Grand Rapids Cancer Center tomorrow to determine the plan of his action for his cancer.

Kestra Brouwer will be having more tests and will be starting twice a month chemo treatments starting this Wednesday, June 6.

The town hall meeting where congregation members will discuss how the Lord is leading 12th Avenue Church into the future will be tomorrow, June 4, at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary.

Now that interior work has been done to prepare for the steeple removal, steeple removal will take place this week. Please use the north or south entrances since the east entrance is in the construction zone.

Weekly Prayer Focus: Pray for the Synod of the Christian Reformed Church as it meets at Calvin College from June 7 - 14.

Our Scripture reading is 2 Corinthians 4:6-7, "For God, who said, 'Let light shine out of darkness,' made his light shine in our hearts to give us the light of the knowledge of God’s glory displayed in the face of Christ. But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God and not from us."

June 2, 2018

 

Pastor Ralph and Verna Baker have moved to the First and Main retirement community in Wyoming. They are doing well there after Verna was treated for a fall.

Alida Smeda is praising the Lord that she was able to return home from the hospital Thursday feeling much better.  She will be going to the Zeeland Dialysis Center 3 times a week. She will continue to have blood tests to learn when her blood clot issue is fully resolved.

Please pray for Jake Bouwman who has been diagnosed with cancer. Jake and Kathy will be headed to the Grand Rapids Cancer Center next Monday to determine the plan of his action for his cancer.

Kestra Brouwer will be having more tests and will be starting twice a month chemo treatments starting on June 6.

Weekly Prayer Focus:  During this week of Memorial Day, pray for the families of fallen military men and women.

Our Scripture reading is John 7:24, "Stop judging by mere appearances, but instead judge correctly."

June 1, 2018

Pastor Ralph and Verna Baker have moved to the First and Main retirement community in Wyoming. They are doing well there after Verna was treated for a fall.

Alida Smeda is praising the Lord that she was able to return home from the hospital yesterday feeling much better.  She will be going to the Zeeland Dialysis Center 3 times a week. She will continue to have blood tests to learn when her blood clot issue is fully resolved.

Please pray for Jake Bouwman who has been diagnosed with cancer. Jake and Kathy will be headed to the Grand Rapids Cancer Center next Monday to determine the plan of his action for his cancer.

Kestra Brouwer will be having more tests and will be starting twice a month chemo treatments starting on June 6.

Weekly Prayer Focus:  During this week of Memorial Day, pray for the families of fallen military men and women.

Our Scripture reading is Romans 8:38-39, "For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord."