April 29, 2018


Sunday Worship Gathering 9:30 Sunday Fellowship 10:45am

Order of Service

Call to Worship Dave Kooiker

Hymns Congregational Favorites

Mission Report Shan Reed

Hymns #684 Precious Lord, Take My Hand

#779 I’ll Fly Away

Baptism Hunter Harkness

Hymn #353 Victory in Jesus


Message Jesus Christ Our Lord
Matthew 28:18-20, Luke 24:44-49, John 20:21,
Acts 1:8, Philippians 2:5-10

Parting Song #674 Who Is on the Lord’s Side?



Today (April 29)

Worship Service – 9:30am

Fellowship Time – 10:45am

This Week (April 30-May 5)

Mission Prayer – April 30, Noon

TV Service – May 2, 6:00pm
(Local cable channel 12)

AWANA Award Night – May 2, 6:30pm

FRED Sr – May 2, 8:00pm

Men’s Breakfast – May 5, 8:00am

Next Week (May 6-12)

Worship Service – May 6, 9:30am

Fellowship Time – May 6, 10:45am

Care Centers – May 6:

--Health Centre, 3:15pm

--Lyon Manor, 4:00pm

Mission Prayer – May 7, 12:00pm

Women of Faith – May 10, 7:00pm

Nursery Schedule

April 29 – Cary & Josh Jager

May 6 – Anne & Liza Bosler

FaithKidz Schedule

April 29 – Rachael & Noelle McCarthy

May 6 – Matt & Molly Oedekoven

Happy Anniversary

Brett & Shannon Harkness – May 2

Happy Birthday

Joshua Jager – April 30

Rhonda Hammer – May 3

Josh Plueger – May 4

Sid Meyer – May 5


Pastor Jeff Gone: Pastor Jeff will be leaving after service today to attend the Central Plains Region Pastors’ Conference. He will be back for AWANA Award Night on Wednesday, May 2. Pastor will be available by cell phone, at 712-470-5007, or you are welcome to leave a message at the church office.

Camp Registration Due Tuesday: Registration forms and payment for Camp Shetek are due in the church office by this Tuesday, May 1. Camp brochures/ registration forms are available on the lobby table. See Rachael McCarthy with questions. Kids who regularly attend Faith Baptist Church, AWANA, FRED Jr, or FRED Sr are eligible for a $125 scholarship toward the cost of camp.
2018 Schedule for Camp Shetek:
--July 2-7, Camp 1 (Finished grades 10-12)
--July 9-14, Camp 2 (Finished grades 8-9)
--July 16-21, Camp 3 (Finished grades 6-7)
--July 23-27, Camp 4 (Finished grades 4-5)
--July 30-Aug 3, Camp 5 (Finished grades 2-3)

AWANA Award Night: This Wednesday, May 2, is our AWANA Award Night, beginning at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome to attend Award Night. FRED Sr will meet following the award program.

Men’s Breakfast: All men are invited to join us for a time of good food and fellowship this Saturday, May 5, at 8:00 a.m. You are welcome to bring your children, too!

Women of Faith: Women of the church are encouraged to attend the upcoming meeting of Women of Faith, on Thursday, May 10, at 7:00 p.m. Your input is valuable!

Fifth Sunday Service: You are invited to the 5th Sunday Service this evening at 6:30 p.m., at Peace Lutheran Church. Music will be provided by a local band, and there will be refreshments after.

May Breakfast: All women are welcome to attend this year’s May Breakfast to be held this Saturday, May 5, at 9:00 a.m. It will be held at Peace Lutheran Church. More details available on the bulletin board.

Prayer Conference: You are invited to attend a day of discussion and practice in prayer led by Pastor Josh this Saturday, May 5, 9 a.m.—4 p.m., at First Reformed Church. Lunch provided. RSVP to Josh Doorenbos at 712-539-9110.

May Snack Sign-up: Sign-up sheet for snacks during the fellowship time is on the lobby table. Group 1 is the designated group for May.

Sermon Outline & Discussion Questions

Title: Jesus Christ Our Lord

Text:Matt 28:18-20, Luke 24:44-49, Jn 20:21, Acts 1:8, Phil 2:5-10

1.The Old Testament Scriptures point to the ___________. (Luke 24:27, 44-47; 2 Timothy 3:15; John 5:39-40)
2.The New Testament Scriptures reveal that the Christ is ____________ the _________. (Matthew 28:18; John 20:31; Romans 10:9-10; Philippians 2:9-10)
3.Jesus Christ the Lord is The Great _______________________ and He has given us The Great __________________.
(Matthew 28:18-20, see also Luke 24:44-49, John 20:21, Acts 1:8)

Discussion Questions

1.What stood out to you in the service today?

2.Who do others say that Jesus is? Who do you say that Jesus is? (see Matthew 16:13-17)

3.Why is it important to specifically talk about Jesus in our conversations and not just talk about God?

4.How does the Lord want you to apply what you learned today? Who does the Lord want you to minister to today? This week?