PRAYERS AND PRAISES
Pray for Rod DeBoer as he heals from shoulder and knee surgery, Pat
Prins as she continues to heal from her recent knee replacement surgery, Rich
Van Hill (cancer), and Milo Feikema (cancer treatments). Also pray
for the health of our members in Edgebrook Care Center and Assisted Living.
Thank you for the cards and food brought following my knee
replacement. Pat Prins
Congratulations to Irene Feikema who celebrates her 90th birthday on
Ministry in Music: We are grateful to Lee Christian’s Praise Team
for sharing their musical gifts with us this morning.
World Hunger Sunday: Food is a great gift of God that has the ability
to bring us together and give us and our families healthier, more joyful lives.
Thank you for showing your love for others by remembering, learning from, and
acting to help those in need. Your contributions today to World Renew will help
in the fight against global hunger and give small-scale farmers the training
needed to produce more diverse crops and larger harvests.
Next Sunday evening, One Accord from Southwest Christian High will
join us for worship and share their songs as we praise the Lord together
Next Sunday morning, Lord willing, we will participate in the Lord’s Supper.
We invite members and visitors to join us on the basis of the following
· I am sorry for my sins and trust in Jesus Christ as my
Savior from sin.
· I am sincerely striving to live a life pleasing to the
Lord by the Spirit’s power.
· I have publicly confessed Jesus as my Lord in a
PRAYER PARTNERS FOR YOUTH GROUP—immediately following this morning’s
service, there will be a time of lunch and fellowship for the prayer partners
and the youth group members. Pastor Tom Voigt will be having a talk about prayer
at this time as well. Hope you can attend, it should be a fun time to get to
know each other as our season gets underway.
The Council presents the following nominees for the office of Elder: Ron
Chrsitians, Brent Feikema, Brad Mouw, Ivan Schelhaas, Curt Van Dyke and Milo Van
Dyke. The Council presents the following nominees for the office of Deacon: Ivan
Bouw, Jess De Kam, Verlyn De Kam, Wayne Mouw, Ron Vander Linden and Kyle VanDyke.
SOUP SUPPER …. We still need a cook, a hostess, 3 desserts and 6
gallons of cheesy veg soup (3 people to bring 2 gallons each). PLEASE consider
helping us out. Sign up on the paper on the table in the foyer. Thanks so much
to those who have signed up already. We really appreciate all the help.
The SWCH Circles invite you to their annual FALL SOUP & DESSERT SUPPER
on Tuesday, November 4. Serving time is 5:30-7:30 pm. Menu choices include
chili, cheesy vegetable, pea and chicken noodle soups, barbeques and desserts.
Free-will donations gratefully accepted.
The school board of SWCH would like to extend an invitation to everyone to
our annual donation sale on Friday, November 14. This annual event, Carry the
Light Celebration, will begin with a burger bar meal served from 5:30-6:45
p.m. The combined auction will be conducted from 7-8 p.m. and the women and men’s
auctions will begin separately at 8:00 p.m. Please join us for an evening of
praise and thanksgiving, fun and fundraising, reflection and development.
Men’s Bible Study will begin a new season of study on Wednesday,
Nov. 19 at 7:00 PM.
Save the date: Our annual congregation meeting will be held on Thurs,
Nov. 20 at 7:30 PM
Absentee ballots are available in the entry. Please place your folded
ballot in an envelope with your name on the outside – only one ballot per
envelope. Place the envelope in the church mailbox slot labeled “absentee
Nov 2 a.m. – Melanie Vis, Clara Rozeboom
p.m. – Orv & Judy Vis
Nov 9 a.m. – Ivan & Melinda Bouw
p.m. – Gary & Thelma Baker
Nov 2 a.m. – Erin Feikema, Matthew Mouw
Nov 9a.m. – Dawn Mouw, Calissa Lubben
Nov 2 a.m . Julie; p.m. Lisa
Nov 9 a.m. Glenda; p.m. Karen.
Nov 2 a.m. – Kristi Knutson
Lee Christians, Kyle Van Dyke