Order of Service
Call to Worship Pastor Mike Kurrle
Praise Songs Praise to the Lord, the Almighty
From the Inside Out
Your Grace Is Enough
Message The Kingdom and The
Matthew 16:13-19; 28:18-20
Preparing Song #401 The Church’s One Foundation
Parting Song #762 What a Day That Will Be
Today (May 6)
Worship Service – 9:30am
Fellowship Time – 10:45am
Health Centre Care Center – 3:15pm
Lyon Manor Care Center – 4:00pm
This Week (May 7-12)
Mission Prayer – May 7, 12:00pm
TV Service – May 9, 6:00pm
(Local cable channel 12)
FRED Sr – May 9, 8:00pm
Women of Faith – May 10, 7:00pm
Next Week (May 13-19)
Mission Prayer – May 14, 12:00pm
TV Service – May 16, 6:00pm
(Local cable channel 12)
FRED Sr – May 16, 8:00pm
May 6 – Anne & Liza Bosler
May 13 – Jessica & Conner Schrick
May 6 – Matt & Molly Oedekoven
May 13 – Kevin & Judy De Kam
Kyle Smidt – May 9
Terry Brower – May 11
Bailey DeBoer – May 12
Women of Faith: Women of the church are encouraged to attend the upcoming meeting of Women of Faith, this Thursday, May 10, at 7:00 p.m. Your input is valuable!
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.
Meals on Wheels Help Needed: It’s our church’s turn to help deliver meals to our community. If you are able to help, please see the sign-up sheet on the lobby table. If you would like further information, please see Rachael McCarthy or e-mail the church at email@example.com.
30 Days of Prayer: Please
join us in praying for the Muslim world during Ramadan, which runs May 16-June
“30 Days of Prayer” is a global movement of Christians praying for Muslims. They have produced an encouraging and informative booklet, available on the lobby table, that gives some ideas each day of things to pray for. There’s also a version written for kids. One per family of each, please.
Senior Recognition: On Sunday, May 20, we will recognize the High School Seniors during our worship service, and present each of them with an ESV Study Bible.
Child Dedication: We will be having a child dedication during our worship service on Sunday, June 3. If you are interested in participating in the dedication, please speak with Pastor Jeff.
Mark Your Calendars: Come one, come all (and bring your neighbors) to our All-Church Potluck meal on Sunday, June 3, at 5:30 p.m. More details to come!
Sermon Outline & Discussion Questions
Title: The Kingdom and The Church
Text: Matthew 16:13-19; 28:18-20
1.The church is _______ the kingdom. (Matthew 3:2, 4:17)
2.The kingdom _____________ the church. (John 3:3-8; Acts 2:37-41)
3.The church _________________ to the kingdom. (Matthew 24:14)
4.The church is the _____________________ of the kingdom. (Matthew 4:23; Acts 2:42-47, 4:32-37)
5.The church is the _________________ of the kingdom. (Matthew 16:16-19)
1.What stood out to you in the service today?
2.Have you ever thought about the difference between the Kingdom of God (or heaven) and the Church? How has today’s message changed or confirmed your thinking?
3.How does the church manifest or show the kingdom or reign of God on earth? Consider the Lord’s Prayer in Matthew 6:9-13 to help answer this question.
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?