THIS WEEK’S ACTIVITIES (5/19– 5/25)

SUNDAY
Coffee and cookies
will be served in the Fellowship Room following the morning service.

Grace& Truth class will meet immediately following morning worship in the Fellowship Hall.

Oostburg High School Baccalaureate Service will be held at 2:00 PM in the Church Sanctuary.  Everyone is welcome to attend.

MONDAY
5:30 PM – Kids Hope Party in the Fellowship Hall.

6:00 PM – Deacon’s Meeting in The Shed.

6:30 PM – Board of Elder’s Meeting in the Library.

7:15 PM – Consistory Meeting in The Shed.

TUESDAY
9:00 AM – Prayer Circle meets in the Fellowship Hall.  Hostess – Delores Roethel.  Each person attending is asked to bring aprayer or short devotion to share.

6:30 PM – Connect Team meeting in the Library.

7:00 PM – Churches Learning Change meeting in Pastor Brian’s Office.

WEDNESDAY
6:30 – 7:30 PM – Colorado Crew Meeting at Veterans Park with all churches, students and leaders.  We’ll discuss packing list, travel itinerary,and the theme for the week.  Your final payment of $100 is due, and your forms for registration online are dune June 1st.  Contact Toby with any questions!

SATURDAY
The congregation is invited to witness the marriage ceremony of Maria Huibregtse & Garrison Glowniak at 2:30 PM in the church sanctuary.

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR EVERYONE!

Congratulations to Mr. & Mrs. Jacob Dulmes (Mrs. nee Shannon Brill) who were united in marriage yesterday in the church sanctuary.

Our Christian Sympathy is extended to David & Leann Hilbelink in the loss of David’s brother, Gerald Hilbelink, on May 12th.  We pray God will comfort them in their time of bereavement.

YOUTH CHOIR! Thanks to those that came out to the meeting last week, we plan to start Youth Choir Practices on Wednesday, June 12th,at 6:30 PM in the Shed.

We are updating summer hours, please see the back of the bulletin for details!  For ministry teams, praise teams, pillar teams, and life groups, if you’re planning to meet outside of those hours, you can request the doors to be opened longer by filling out a Scheduling Request Form which can be found just underneath Tom’s church mail box and returned to Tom’s mailbox.

MISSION OF THE MONTH:  The offerings received in May will be going to Megan Daane.  She will be going to Nairobi, Kenya to fulfill a teaching position at West Nairobi School. The offerings received will go to help cover her transportation to Africa, and to help pay for a vehicle once she gets there and some daily living expenses. The amount received to date is $2,580.00.

May Food Vault Needs:  Fruit juice, baked beans and spaghetti sauce.  Items can be placed in the food vault barrel in the coat room outside of the office.

FRC Youth, We Need Your Help!  We are in need of a few more slots to be filled for kids carnival games at the Grill& Chill on May 29th.  If you are willing to serve, please see Lori.

Urgent Need: We are still collecting coupons from the Sunday paper.  Please consider sharing them with us when you finished cutting what you will use!  Your coupons help us save $$!

Urgent Help Needed:  If you can give of your time on Friday, June 21st from approximately 4-8 pm for the food vault ministry, please see Connie. You’ll be fed, and Connie guarantees you’ll have a great time!

There is still room to sign up for Family Camping weekend which is August 16-18 at Pine Ridge Camp-ground in Waldo.  A sign-up sheet and brochures are at the Information Booth. Please see Lori or Toby with any questions. Please note: Deposits are due this month.

Save the Date for the Hingham Memorial Day Run/Walk on Monday, May 27th at 8:00 AM.  Registration is available online at www.hinghamrun.com or by mailing in a registration form. There are registration forms available at the Information Booth.  Proceeds from this year’s event will benefit the Stars and Stripes Honor Flight and Love INC.

Everyone is invited to the Project Angel Hugs 12th annual “Be An Angel”benefit on Sunday, June 16th, from 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM at the Sheboygan County Fair-grounds.  For more information see the Project Angel Hugs Website.

 

MEN’S MINISTRIES

The next Men’s Prayer Breakfast will be Saturday, June 1, at 6:00 AM at Judi’s Place in Oostburg.  We begin with a short devotional, prayer time and then enjoy breakfast.  We are done by 7:00 – 7:30 AM.  All men and their sons are encouraged to attend.  Sign up is encouraged but not required.  There is a sign-up sheet at the Information Booth.  If you have questions contact Pastor Brian.

 

ADVANCED ANNOUNCEMENTS

May 29 – Grill & Chill at FRC.

June 2 – Graduate Recognition Sunday with fellowship time to follow service.  Serving Group #3

June 8th – 16th – Colorado HOG Trip to Ravencrest Chalet in Estes Park, CO.

June 23-28 – Manitoqua Summer Camp.

July 12th – 13th – Sr. High @ Lifest, overnight hotel in Appleton – $50 (food,ticket, transport). Sign-up if interested on the Uth Board.

July 17 – Jr. High @ Noah’s Ark Day – $35 (ticket, transport & lunch). Sign-up if interested on the Uth Board.

August 16-18 – Family camping weekend.

September 8 – Worship in the Park and Church Picnic.

 

Please be in prayer for the following people this week:

Pray for Kathy Hurlbutt who is recuperating at home after having had rotator cuff surgery on Thursday.

Pray for Todd Hilbelink as he receives physical therapy for the next several weeks.

Pray for Jim Roethel who is scheduled to have rotator cuff surgery on Friday.

Pray for Nancy Josiah as she recovers from surgery which took place on Friday.

Pray for Ruth Ann Draayers as she recovers from surgery which took place on Friday.

Pray for Judy Meerdink as she receives outpatient physical therapy.

Pray for Garrit Ledeboer who is receiving Hospice Care in his room at the Giddings Avenue Campus of Pine Haven.

Pray for Gary Gabrielse as he receives outpatient physical therapy and as he continues his recuperation from shoulder surgery.

Pray for Verla Westerbeke as her body responds to the chemotherapy treatment she received this past Monday. Her next treatment will be on June 3. Pray that the treatments are effective with a minimum of side effects.

Pray for Mary Roerdink as she receives outpatient physical therapy.

Pray for Jean Kohls that her chemotherapy treatments will be effective.

Pray for Randy Prinsen as his body responds to his most recent chemotherapy re-treatment.

Pray for Tom Horn with his ongoing kidney dialysis and other health issues.

Reach - Within FRC and Our Community:

LoveInc.: Jesus & Coffee gift bags (coffee and blessing boxes) are available today at the Love Inc. table.  They make great gifts for Father’s Day or any occasion ($15) and support the Ministry of Love Inc.

Also, check out the Love Inc. board to find out how you can reach and serve others through this important ministry that walks alongside those choosing to live a more abundant life. Any questions, contact Cindy Hoitink (564-3150) or Diane Joosse (564-2861).

Grill& Chill: Sign up to attend the GRILL & CHILL Community Block Party here @ FRC on Wednesday, May 29th, from 5-7:30PM!!

SEEKING: A group of individuals to go around our church's neighborhood to personally invite people to our Grill &Chill.  This has been such a joy for those who have done it the past two years...a great NEIGHBORING opportunity! Call Brenda (920-377-2017) with any questions or to accept the call!

Reach - Our World:

Missionaries – Gay Wynveen and Pam Quaas do a wonderful job in keeping us up to date with the missionaries we support through the board in the narthex. Contact them if you would like to help support our missionaries by letter or email.

RememberNhu – Ending child sex slavery through prevention. FRC helped start the Ke24 home in Kenya. Sponsorship is still need for 29 girls. (Either $60, $40 or $20 per month). Imagine the impact we can have on these girl’s lives.  Please consider changing their world. See Pastor Brian for details.

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