HARRISON COMMUNITY CHURCH

Our Bulletin

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November 29, 2020

 

Welcome to our worship service on this first Sunday of Advent. May God use this time to prepare us for the birth of Jesus.

 

Gary Maas will lead our morning worship service today at 10:30 a.m.

 

We invite everyone who feels comfortable coming to join us in worship but try to spread yourselves out throughout the sanctuary. You may watch the service live on FACEBOOK under Harrison SD Churches.

 

OPPORTUNITIES OF SERVICE: There will be no greeters and nursery helpers at this time.

 

OFFERING: Nov. 29: Church Building Fund
                    Dec. 6: Missionary Fund

 

If you are unable to attend church now, please place your offering in Seth’s mailbox or mail your offering to:
    Seth Reimnitz
    27475 395th Ave.
    Armour S.D. 57313

 

CALENDAR:

Sunday: Christmas Program Practice, 9:45 a.m., South Church

Tuesday: Council Meeting, 7:00 p.m., South Church

Thursday: DCS Christmas Concert, 7:00 p.m., DCS gym

 

PRAYER REQUESTS:

*Please pray for healing for Lisa Hoogers who was to have had surgery this past week.

*Please pray for Alvin Groeneweg as he is in the Mitchell Hospital in critical condition with covid-19.

*Please pray for complete healing for Mavis Bultje, Pastor Pete and Carol De Jong, Ruby De Vries, Judy Groeneweg, Carl Hoogers, Scott Kallemeyn, Wyona Lefers, Marlene Plooster, Norman and Judy Pope, Kendall Pope, Mary Vanden Hoek, Terry Vanden Hoek, Kerry Vander Ley, and Kaylee Weldon who are dealing with health issues.

*Pray for the shut-ins: Lavonne De Boer, Sarah De Boer, Doris Markus, Nona Markus, Dean Plooster and Eltha Wolbrink.

*Please pray for our nation and for healing for the many who are ill in this perilous time.

 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY/ANNIVERSARY NEWS: We wish Happy Birthday Blessings to Crystal DL and Garth M who both are celebrating their birthday today, Nov. 29, to Margie VH who will celebrate her birthday Monday, Nov. 30, to Carl H who will celebrate his birthday Tuesday, Dec. 1, and to Gordon L who will celebrate his birthday, Thursday, Dec. 3.

 

CHRISTMAS PROGRAM PRACTICE will begin this Sunday during Sunday School time. Sunday School will resume January 3.

 

CHRISTMAS CONCERT: Dakota Christian School K-12th grades will present their Christmas Concert "Tell Me, Tell Me: The Wonder of Christmas" on Thursday, December 3 at 7:00 p.m. in the DCS gym. Join along with a skeptical boy named Tommy, to witness the wonder and power of the Christmas story as the true meaning and significance of Jesus' birth is discovered!

 

MATCH DONATION CHALLENGE: Dakota Christian School has been blessed with a $50,000 match donation challenge throughout the month January 15. Every dollar donated to the school’s general fund will be matched, up to $50,000. So, one dollar becomes two, five dollars becomes ten, up to a grand total of $100,000. By way of information, your contributions to monthly church collections will count towards the $50,000 total. Look for weekly updates in future bulletins, and please prayerfully consider a donation in December to Dakota Christian. Thank you!

 

GIVING OPPORTUNITY. Our church women’s guild is sponsoring a winter clothing drive for Center of Hope. Items being accepted are used and new coats, snow pants, overalls, hats, gloves, scarves, and boots in all sizes. Also accepted are adult sweatshirts, work shirts, vests, long underwear (new only) and jeans/pants (no holes and black pants are esp. helpful). Donations will be collected through the month of December. Please drop the donated items off at South Church building. (Large box in the Faber Center). Donated items may also be dropped off at the Randy and Diane Niewenhuis residence in Corsica.

 

 

 

A.M. WORSHIP: 10:30 A.M.

Prelude

Welcome and Announcements

Call To Worship: Isaiah 40:27-31

*Hymn: CH #526 “The Solid Rock”

*God Greets Us

*We Greet Each Other

*Praise Songs:

Lighting of Advent Candle

Congregational Prayer

Children’s Message

Scripture: Ruth 3:1-18

Luke 1:5-20

Message: “A Quiet Hope”

Prayer of Application

Hymn: PH #331 vs.1-3 “O Come, O Come, Emmanuel” (while offering is received)

*Doxology

*Offertory Prayer

*Benediction

*Hymn: CH 712 vs.1-2 “Be Still, My Soul”

*Postlude