Message From Pastor Bob Huisman

Sunday, April 28:
At 9:30 we gather to worship our good God, the Creator of the heavens and the earth.
Jesus said, “I AM the way and the truth and the life.”  Pastor Bob Bolt will conclude our “I AM” series from John 14.
Barb Newman will give us a ministry update and intro to the Sunday morning conversation.
We will welcome new households to Heritage CRC: Havemans, Quists, Skobraks, and Tilmas and celebrate with them the sacrament of baptism for Isabelle Joy Tilma, Myles Daniel Tilma, and Brielle Cecilia Skobrak.
Immediately after the conclusion of our worship service, Affirmation Ballots for Elder and Deacon will be filled out.

11:00 – Sunday Morning Conversation with Barb Newman from the Christian Learning Center in the Council Room.  All ministry volunteers who serve students and adults with different abilities are encouraged to attend.

At 5:00, seminarian Richard Entingh will lead us and preach his very first sermon.  Our text will be Matthew 19:16-30 with message title, “Pushing a Camel through a Needle’s Eye”.

Prayer Items for This Weekend:
Friday – Wedding Ceremony for Jeromy Mingerink and Brianne Koop.  Middle and High School students going to Whitecaps game.
Sunday Worship, Sunday Morning Conversation with Barb Newman, 5 students professing their faith in Jesus before our elders and deacons, Enfeugo Middle School Ministry.

Upcoming Worship Gatherings:
Thursday, May 2
National Day of Prayer – Community gatherings at 11:45 at Whistlestop and from 6:30-7:30 at Second CRC

May 5
9:30 – Pastor Kevin Van Wyhe, Professions of Faith – Summer and Stephanie Michmerhuizen, Addy and Ella Koster and Micah Vander Kooi
5:00 – Seven Christian Virtues-HUMILITY, Lord’s Supper, Casting of Lots for Elders and Deacons

May 12 – Mother’s Day
9:30 – Mother’s Day, Baptism of Blake John Quist
5:00 – No evening service

May 19
9:30 – Seven Christian Virtues-JOY, Kid’s Hope Ministry Report
5:00 – Joy Part 2, Praise and Worship Service

May 26
9:30 – Seven Christian Virtues-GRATITUDE, Combined in the Sanctuary
5:00 – Combined Worship at Heritage with Friendship CRC and Second Byron CRC

June 2
9:30 – Seven Christian Virtues-HOPE, Farewell Seminarian Matthew and Meghan Spoelstra, Volunteer Appreciation, Graduate Recognition
5:00 – Seven Christian Virtues-CONTRITION

June 9
9:30 – Seven Christian Virtues-PEACE, Pentecost, Install new Elders and Deacons
5:00 – Seven Christian Virtues-COMPASSION, Worship in the ARK, Celebration of the Lord’s Supper

June 16 – Father’s Day
9:30 – Pastor Bob Bolt
5:00 – No evening service