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 Baptized members or visitors who wish to attend confession of faith

Bulletin classes are asked to call Pastor L.W. Bilkes (616-458-3250). He intends to
start these classes this morning after the service.
October 31, 2010
 Dear Congregation, we have the privilege of gathering the second and
MORNING: How can God Judge the Heathen? fourth Wednesday of each month for instruction from God’s Word. Drs.
Scripture: Romans 2: 12-29 Bilkes and Murray are teaching us the grand theme, “Christ in all the
Text: Romans 2: 12 Scriptures”. You are encouraged to come and benefit from these
opportunities.

EVENING: The Loving-Kindness of God ~ Calendar ~ “The Lord willing...” James 4:15
Scripture: 2 Samuel 9
Text: 2 Samuel 9 November 2 (Tuesday) 7 PM Dorcas Guild Meeting. Boxes for Operation
Christmas Child are in the narthex. Please leave your full boxes on the
table downstairs or in the kitchen. Deadline: November 14. Any questions
call Laurina VanderSloot at 677-3907.
SONG SERVICE (5:50 PM) – Psalter 373: 7,9,10 & Psalter 128: 1,3
November 6 (Saturday) 7 AM Men’s Breakfast Bible Study at church.
“Look upon mine affliction and my pain; and forgive all my sins.” November 6 (Saturday) 7 PM Young Adult book study. We will have
game night at the Kuivenhoven’s.
Psalm 25: 18
November 7 (Sunday) Young Peoples meeting after the evening service.
Snack: Prince
~ From The Consistory ~ November 9 (Tuesday) 9:30 AM Ladies Bible Study. Coffee is at 9.30.
Visitors, welcome. Lesson starts at 10. Nursery is provided. Women of all ages are welcome.
We hope you are blessed through worshiping with us today. Our host family November 9 (Tuesday) 7:30 PM Consistory Meeting
has prepared a meal to share and to visit with you in their home. In the
narthex, after the service, the hosts will introduce themselves and invite you. November 9 (Tuesday) 7:30 PM The Annual General Meeting of the
Trinitarian Bible Society will be held at the Free Reformed Church.
 Today, Dr. David Murray will lead our morning worship service and Mr. Adrian Stoutjesdyk, the General Secretary of TBS Canada, will speak.
Candidate Mr. Scott Dibbet will conduct the evening service.
November 10 (Wednesday) 5:45-6:45 PM Fellowship meal in the church
 Next Sunday, Dr. Jerry Bilkes will preach for us. He will preach a basement. We plan to eat at 5:50 p.m. sharp! See your church mailbox or
preparatory message in view of the Lord’s Supper which we hope to the narthex for meal assignments. We hope you can join us.
celebrate, the Lord willing, November 14.
November 10 (Wednesday) 7 PM Boys & Girls Club. Boys have gym night.
 The Sunday School/Catechism classes (Beginners – 7 grade) Psalter
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We will begin collecting for Mel Trotter Mission.
of the month is # 83: 1, 2, 3. Please review with your child(ren). Next
month’s Psalter will be 170: 1, 2, 3. November 10 (Wednesday) 7 PM Fellowship meeting. Dr. David Murray
will be speaking on Christ in Exodus.
 Allendale Outreach Services - 3:00 PM at St. John’s Lutheran, 9628
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48 Ave. Rob VanDoodewaard will lead the service today. Speaker Evening: You are invited to a Speaker Evening, hosted by the
FRC Sunday School Association, on Friday, November 12, 2010 at
 Michigan Family Forum Voter’s Guides are now available at the back of 8:00pm in the Hamilton FRC. Rev. Schouls plans to speak on the topic
the narthex. Please remember to vote on November 2, 2010 especially “Addressing our Covenant Children”. Everyone is welcome to attend this
since there are two very critical races for justice of the Michigan Supreme annual event, especially parents and teachers.
Court. If you have any questions about the voter’s guides, please contact
Heidi Pronk. November 13 (Saturday) 7 PM Informal service at Mel Trotter Mission.
November 19 (Friday) Word & Deed Dinner at Bethany URC. See flier in
 The consistory invites visitors to our services who may be considering
your mailboxes for details. Contact Mary Cogbill with questions.
membership with us to contact Dr. G.M. Bilkes (616-954-7094) to arrange
for a series of new members’ classes in preparation for membership.
~ Church Family ~
 We would like to thank the congregation for the many get well cards
and expressions of love during the sickness of Gertrude Vander Graaf. Also
the visits from Rev. L. Bilkes and Bastian Van't Voort were much
appreciated. Psalm 34-8a Family T Vander Graaf
 Please note phone number correction for Mark Moerdyk: 855-0963
Please Remember in Our Prayers:
 Mr. Tim La Rocque had shoulder surgery this past Thursday and is
home recuperating.
Shut-ins: Mr. & Mrs. Rokus & Louise DeBlaay, Mr. Vincent Faasse, Mrs.
Dorothy Hitchcock, Mrs. Kay Kwekel, Mrs. Winifred Nordyke, Miss Henrietta
Sikkema and Mrs. Mina Wierenga.
Servicemen: Dan Arnoudse, Jacob Hubach and Tyler Prince.

~ Host Family ~
Today: Pastor & Jane Bilkes Next Week:

~ Nursery ~
Mother In Charge – October: Martha Markwat
Today: AM A: Ruthanne Karel, Sherri Beute
B: Michelle VandenToorn, Naysi Pennings
PM A: Suzanne Kleyn
B: Betsy & Madilyne Prince
Mother In Charge – November: Jamie Beeke
Next Week: AM A: Michelle Bilkes, Alexia Pronk
B: Mary Cogbill, Rene` VanderHart
PM A: Cherise Bergsma, Makenna Pronk
B: Meta Moerdyk, Melanie VanderBoon

~ Ushers ~
Today AM Dave Pronk PM Dave Huisjen
Next Week AM Eric Wielhouwer PM Henry Boven

~ Offerings ~
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Today 1 collection: General
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2 collection: Building
Box at Exits: Word & Deed
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Next Week 1 collection: General
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2 collection: Denominational
Box at Exits: Trinitarian Bible Society
LITURGY
LITURGY October 31, 2010
October 31, 2010 Evening Service
Morning Service
Votum & Salutation Votum & Salutation
Psalter: 15 Psalter: 261
Law Scripture Reading: 2 Samuel 9
Psalter: 16: 7-9 Text: 2 Samuel 9
Scripture Reading: Romans 2: 12-29 Apostles’ Creed
Text: Romans 2: 12 Psalter: 394
Pastoral Prayer Pastoral Prayer
Offertory Offertory
Psalter: 258: 4-7 Psalter: 163
Sermon: How can God Judge the Heathen? Sermon: The Loving-Kindness of God
Prayer Psalter: 275: 1, 2
Offertory Prayer
Psalter: 39 Offertory
Benediction Psalter: 53
Doxology: 197 Benediction
Doxology: 196
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