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Sunday, February 21, 2016
CONGRATULATIONS to Matthew & Kim Scheid who welcomed a healthy baby boy – Ian Hu – on Thursday, February 11 at 9:27PM. Praise God for the gift of new life!
FROM THE DEACONS: Beginning this Sunday, we will be switching from plates to bags to collect our offerings. The burgundy bags will be for the first offering and the black bags will be for the second offering. If you have any questions about this change, please see Jesse Groen.
GEMS FATHER/DAUGHTER NIGHT: The GEMS would like to invite all their dads/grandpas to a fun night planned for Wednesday, February 24 at 6:45PM at the church!
Word & Deed Presentation TONIGHT: Rick Postma of Word & Deed will be providing a brief introduction and overview of Word & Deed Ministries following the evening service
TONIGHT. A recent trip to India and Nepal will be highlighted along with the current status of rebuilding efforts in the Philippines.
NAMPA CHRISTIAN COUNTRY FAIR & AUCTION: All are welcome to attend Nampa Christian School’s Annual Fundraiser this week Friday-Saturday. There will be a dinner Friday night with a live auction and kids’ carnival. And on Saturday there is breakfast, live and silent auctions, a Dutch booth selling stroop waffles & other goodies, and a kids’ carnival. Come out to join the fun and support the school!
LOVE INC. BOISE ANNUAL BENEFIT EVENT: Please plan to attend the Love INC benefit “Faith in Action” on Friday, February 26 at 7PM at Vineyard Christian Church (4950 N. Bradley, Boise). There will be entertainment and a delicious dessert auction! For tickets, call the Love INC office at 377-3502, ext. 3.
SAFE PLACE MINISTRIES: Safe Place would like to invite you to their annual benefit dinner on Friday, March 4th at 6PM. Safe Place provides counseling, support and services to women whose lives have been touched by abuse so they can begin to heal and grow. Cloverdale URC has purchased a table for 8 at the event so let’s fill it up and come alongside this ministry. Those interested in attending or for more information, please contact Lisa Byce (861-1975) or Joanie Arendse (871-2749).
DORDT CHOIR CONCERT: Mark your calendars! We are excited that the Dordt College Choir will be visiting Boise! They will be giving a concert at our church on Friday, March 11 at 7:30PM.
DINEER FOR DORDT STUDENTS: We need to feed the Dordt choir at our church on Friday, March 11 before their concert. The dinner will include soups, salads, and buns with meat/cheese. We will need at least 7 soups, and 5 large salads/veggie trays. We will also need buns, butter, meat & cheese platters and drinks for 60 people, as well as help with set up and clean up. We will also be having a time of fellowship with coffee & cookies following the concert. If you can help with any of these items, please sign up on the sheet provided on the table at the back of church. See Deb de Jong if you have any questions.
HOUSING FOR DORDT STUDENTS: We need to find housing for about 60 members of the Dordt choir from Friday, March 11 after their concert until Saturday morning. They will need a place to sleep Friday night and then breakfast and a ride back to the church Saturday morning. If you would be willing to host several of these students, please sign up with Lori Den Hartog.
MERIDIAN BIBLE STUDY will meet on Thursday, Feb 25 at 7:30PM at the home of John & Judy to study Heroes of Faith lesson 4: Isaac (Hebrews 11:17-20, Gen 27:1-40).
YOUTH GROUP will meet TODAY at 4:30PM. We will discuss chapters 9 & 10, and Nicolas & Anna Herman will provide snacks.
Mid-America Reformed Seminary invites you to join a live-stream event featuring Dr. Derek Thomas, Robert Strong Professor of Systematic and Pastoral Theology at Reformed Theological Seminary in Atlanta, for this year’s Spring Conference entitled “The Problem of Pain.” This series of lectures will concentrate on the Book of Job, the question of why Christ had to suffer, and rejoicing in tribulation. Dr. Thomas will present these three lectures on March 22, at 2:00, 3:30, and 5:00 pm. For more information and to register for live-streaming, go to midamerica.edu/news/47/2016-spring-conference or call Mid-America Reformed Seminary at 219-864-2400.
*Al Noyes was recently diagnosed with stage 4 cancer in both lungs, so keep AL & Marita in prayer.
*Pray for Matthew & Kim Scheid and baby Ian.
*Continue to pray for Dave Howerzyl as he goes through radiation treatments.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS
Please put these important dates of upcoming events at Cloverdale on your calendars, and then watch the bulletin for more information:
Feb 21 Word & Deed Presentation, 7:30PM
Feb 24 GEMS Father/Daughter Night 6:45PM
Feb 26 Love INC Benefit Event, 7PM
Feb 26-27 Nampa Christian Fair & Auction
Mar 4 Safe Place Annual Benefit, 6PM
Mar 11 Dordt Choir Concert, 7:30PM
IN GOD’S SERVICE
Today Terry & Julie Ribbens
Feb 28 Tom & Cindy Ferch
Mar 6 Ben & Renae Bieri
Today Paul & Lynda Miedema
Feb 28 Judd & Renee McNicol
Mar 6 Herm & Margaret Roest
Today Darwin & Jane Vander Stelt
Feb 28 Bernice Cooper, Julie Ribbens
Mar 6 Lori Den Hartog, Joanie Arendse
COOKIES FOR SUNDAY, MARCH 13
Renee McNicol, Sue Pastoor, Julie Ribbens, Margaret Roest, Audra Sherman
Ministry of Music Contacts: Kim/Deb/Sue
Today AM: S. Cooke
P: Kim VG
PM: Kim VG
Feb 28 AM: O: S. Wigboldy
P: Kim VG
PM: S. Cooke
Mar 6 AM: O: S. Wigboldy
P: Kim VG
PM: Kim VG
February Contact: Brooke Vander Stelt
Today AM: Juliane, Jillian, Jenna Oppedyk
PM: Julie & Katie Ribbens
Feb 28 AM: Yvette Ilunga, Janine Ropp
PM: Margaret Roest, Ella de Jong
Mar 6 AM: Audra Sherman, Laura Stenquist
PM: Alyssa & Emma Groen
Today Gregg Russell, Matt Howerzyl
Feb 28 Ben Bieri, Richard Tuscany
Mar 6 Nicolas Herman, Chris Brandsma
Feb: Henry Vander Stelt
March: Scott Den Hartog
PM SONG SERVICE
Today Herm Roest
Feb 28 Paul Miedema
Mar 6 Jesse Groen
PRAYER & SHARE
Today Henry C. Vander Stelt
Feb 28 Scott Den Hartog
Mar 6 Jesse Groen
SUN: 9:30AM Morning Worship Service
11:00AM Sunday School/Catechism
11:00AM New Member’s Class
4:30PM Youth Group
6:00PM Evening Worship Service
7:30PM Word & Deed Presentation
TUE: 9:30AM Ladies’ Bible Study (Lesson
WED: 6:45PM GEMS Father/Daughter Night
6:45PM Cadets(Snacks: Seth Herman)
THUR: 7:30PM Meridian Bible Study
FRI: 6:15AM Men’s Book Study
Deacon’s Report for February 14, 2016
General Fund: $3,835.00
General Fund: Money collected goes to the day-to-day operations and expenses of this church.
Missions: Money collected goes to the financial aid of three missionaries and their families, Reformed University Fellowship which serves the students of BSU, Middle East Reformed Fellowship and Reformed Mission Services, all of which this church supports.
Next Week’s Offering: Building Fund