Sunday Bulletin
December 30, 2018
Morning Worship 10:30am

Pastor Steve Van Noort



* Gathering Songs: “Meekness and Majesty’


* Call to Worship

* God’s Greeting

* Time of Praise “Beautiful Savior” PH 461 vs 1,3,4

Confessing our Sin

Prayer of Confession

Assurance of Grace

Song of Response: “When Peace Like a River” PH 489 vs 1,3,4

Offering Our Gifts

Congregational Prayer

Offering for Bethel Sign Fund


Prayer of Blessing for the Children

Hearing God’s Word

* Song of Preparation: “What Grace is Mine”

* Scripture: Genesis 21. 22-34 (p. 18)

Message: “Abraham, the Priestly Peacemaker”


* Song of Response: “I Will Sing of My Redeemer” PH 479 vs 1-3


* Benediction

* Doxology: “Agnus Dei”

* Postlude

Pianist: Laura Te Velde

Praise team: Kristen & Kari Folkertsma, Jevin Holleman, Kent Te Velde, Brendan Vandenberg

Old Year's Service 6:00pm

Pastor Steve Van Noort

Gathering to Worship


Welcome & Opening Prayer

* Songs of Praise: “O God, Our Help in Ages Past” PH 170

“Ten Thousand Reasons”

Time of Prayer

Remembering God’s Faithful Care

Baptisms: Caleb David Vos, Cheryl Marston

Professions of Faith: Katie De Jong, Chase Van Dalen, Rand & Cheryl Marston                

Deaths: Ada Vos, Leo Folkertsma, Doris Vander Haak, Gladys Ammerman


Offering for Bridges of Hope


Hearing God’s Word

* Song of Preparation: “Great Is Thy Faithfulness” PH 556

Scripture: Matthew 11. 25-30 (p. 970)

Message: “Come Unto Me Who are Weak and Heavy Laden, and I Will Give You Rest”



Serving the Bread & the Juice (music for reflection)


* God’s Parting Blessing

* Doxology: “Praise God From Whom All Blessings Flow” PH 638

* Postlude

Pianist: Elaine Vos

Our Church Family

HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Wilma Groen who will celebrate her 80th birthday next Sunday, January 6!

PETE BOSMAN is receiving rehab at Christian Health Care Center.

THANK YOU to everyone who shared meals, gifts, and words of encouragement with us as we celebrated Caleb's birth and baptism. We are so blessed to be part of Bethel and deeply appreciate your support. David & Elaine Vos


COMMUNION SERVICE:  At tonight’s service we will close out 2018 by celebrating communion one final time. See the printed bulletin for instructions.

SENIOR COFFEE: The seniors will meet for coffee at church on Wednesday.  

BRIDGES OF HOPE: Tonight’s offering will be for Bridges of Hope, a Christ-centered transitional living house seeking to assist men released from jail, prison and substance abuse rehabilitation centers.

Upcoming Events
Sunday, December 30th 2018, 10:30 am
Sunday, December 30th 2018, 6:00 pm
Wednesday, January 2nd 2019, 10:00 am
Sunday, January 6th 2019, 10:30 am
Sunday, January 6th 2019, 6:00 pm

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