Weekly AnnouncementsJune 23, 2019
Contagious Joy Reimagined, Harderwyk Summer Sermon Series: Our Harderwyk Pastors will focus on Philippians this summer. There is a recommended resource book available in the office for purchase, $10 each.
Monday Morning Men: June 24- meets 6:45 am at Russ’s Northside. We will read “God’s Wisdom for Navigating Life: A Year of Daily Devotions in the Book of Proverbs by Tim & Kathy Keller. Books available at gathering.
Great Escape is accepting applications for Junior Counselors. Candidates must be at least 14 years old. This is a fun way to volunteer, contribute, and gain experience working with children and camp staff. Interested? Contact email@example.com
Our 15th annual Student Ministries Summer Service Week is coming up July 21-26. See this weeks detailed insert for ways to contribute as a part of our team! INSERT HERE
Meet Up and Eat Up (MUEU) is in Full Swing. More volunteers are needed at both sites (Leisure Estates and Pine Creek Elementary) especially on Wednesdays and Fridays. Do you have an hour to spare handing out lunches to kids, helping with crafts and making kids smile? Times are during the lunch hour from 12:00-1:00 at both sites. For more information on MUEU or to sign up to volunteer, please contact Dawn Houskamp at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please join us for the 2019 Pig Roast to benefit Mika's Lunch: Sunday, July 14, 11:00 am-2:00 pm. Come enjoy a "picnic style" pig roast at Crazy Horse! Lunch is free and donations are welcome! www.mikaslunch.org.
Kick Off Carnival - September 11
5:00 - 7:00 pm (dinner served 5:00-6:15 pm)
ADULT SPIRITUAL FORMATION
What Happens When Women Pray? Monday morning prayer gathering for women of all ages, focusing on the book with the same title, authored by Evelyn Christenson. Together we will be guided in prayer using down to earth, practical, and thoroughly Biblical principles, as we learn and apply inspirational tools and techniques. Six weekly sessions, beginning July 15 (Monday) from 10:30 – 11:30 am. Room 21-Red Brk Bldg. Cost: $12 for the book. Contact Pastor Mary to sign up. email@example.com
The Passion Series: Invitation for Harderwyk Seniors: Join us on Thursday, August 22, September 26, October 24, for the monthly Passion Series DVD lectures with Rev. Louie Giglio. A light brunch will be provided. 10:30 am – noon, Great Room. Sign-up sheet is in the narthex area, or contact Pastor Mary, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Men’s Ministry Prayer/Study Group
Monday Morning Men: Come when you can! This gathering of men meets 6:45 am at Russ’s Northside on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month. For 2019, we will be reading “God’s Wisdom for Navigating Life: A Year of Daily Devotions in the Book of Proverbs by Tim & Kathy Keller, each day (as we can) and then picking a favorite to reflect on. Books available at gathering.
"Moms Matter" Support Group
Moms Matter is a free social support group for any interested mother, no matter how old your children are, including perinatal (pregnant), postpartum, and post-adoption moms. You don’t have to be diagnosed with depression to attend. This group’s aim is to support women in our community in the journey of Motherhood and it is professionally led by a licensed therapist from The Postpartum Support Center of Holland. We meet on Harderwyk's campus. Meetings occur weekly during the school year and monthly during summer months. We would love to see you at our next meeting! You can find us in room 21 on the lower level of the Red Brick Building at 9:30 am on Thursday mornings.
Watershed Children’s Ministry is looking for volunteers to be a part of the summer ministry team! Commitment would be three (3) Sundays over the course of the summer. Training and all material will be provided. Opportunities are available in the Nursery, Preschool classroom and the Kindgergarten-1st grade classroom. Please contact Lori (email@example.com) or Samantha (firstname.lastname@example.org) to be put on the schedule.
Celebration & Fusion Sunday School for kids 3 years old through 5th grade is available at both 9:00 am and 10:30 am service times. *Children should come for worship with their family in the service and will be dismissed at the appropriate time.
Celebration Children's Ministry & Nursery Coordinator: Carrie Steenwyk (email@example.com)
Watershed Children's Ministry Coordinator: Lori Baumann (firstname.lastname@example.org)
This Week @ The Anchor
Tuesday, June 25 12:00-5:00 pm Open Anchor Wednesday, June 26 12:00-5:00 pm Open Anchor Thursday, June 27 12:00-5:00 pm Open Anchor Friday, June 28 12:00-3:00 pm Beach Lunch-Ottawa Beach
For more information about our Student Ministries or how you can get involved, contact Nate Dewitt at email@example.com.
2019 Pig Roast to benefit Mika's Lunch: Sunday, July 14, 11:00 am-2:00 pm. Come enjoy a "picnic style" pig roast at Crazy Horse! Lunch is free and donations are welcome! www.mikaslunch.org.
Patrick & Kara Bloemendal: Caribbean Christian Centre for the Deaf (CCCD) in Jamaica. They would love to share more with you about their ministry vision and financial goals. Follow them at www.pkbloemendaal.com.
Catch up with Zach & Christy: Among Us: November Prayer letter Follow them at https://zachnchristyoder.blogspot.com/
A gracious “thank you” to those who donated to the Great Escape supplies list over the last couple of weeks. Campers and staff are happily utilizing the resources you helped provide. Thank you for supporting this ministry!
Meet Up and Eat Up (MUEU) is in Full Swing: More volunteers are needed at both sites (Leisure Estates and Pine Creek Elementary) especially on Wednesdays and Fridays. Do you have an hour to spare handing out lunches to kids, helping with crafts and making kids smile? Times are during the lunch hour from 12:00-1:00 at both sites. For more information on MUEU or to sign up to volunteer, please contact Dawn Houskamp at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alternative Suspension Program Questions: email email@example.com or call 616.399.9190 ext. 325.
You can find the Set Up Instructions for Harderwyk Electronic Giving accounts here. If you have questions, please contact the office. 616.399.9190.
The Christian Reformed Conference Grounds, 12253 Lakeshore Dr., Grand Haven, is excited to welcome Jim and Melissa Brady in concert on Saturday, June 29. It’s going to be a fantastic evening of worship! The mission of this award winning couple is to share the love and hope of Jesus in all that they do. Please join us in giving them a warm Conference Grounds welcome! The doors to the Worship Center will open at 6 pm, the concert will begin at 7 pm. No tickets are needed however a free-will offering will be taken to help offset our music ministry. Be sure and come early and enjoy our famous Chicken BBQ dinner. It will be served in the Sunshine Room from 4:30-6:30 pm. You will have your choice of a half or quarter chicken that has been slow roasted all day long along with potato salad, baked beans, beverage and dessert.
Pray for Inspire 2019 - Inspire 2019 is a conference to connect people from across the 1000+ churches in the Christian Reformed Church for three days of worship, workshops, speakers, and conversation. As we plan and prepare for this event, happening August 1-3 in Windsor, Ont., please join us in praying for the event and all who will attend. This week, please pray for openness to God's leading in all sessions. Pray that all who attend Inspire 2019 will hear his voice in their lives, and that presenters will listen and obey as they prepare and lead sessions. Pray that God will keep out all distractions, tension, fear, and other things that keep us from hearing his voice.
World Renew Career Opportunities - If you are passionate about World Renew’s work and advancing His kingdom, check out these career opportunities with World Renew. Details and links to apply can be found at worldrenew.net/careers. Opportunities include Chief Advancement Officer based in Grand Rapids, MI; Director of Donor Relations, USA, based in Grand Rapids, MI; Gender Specialist based in Burlington, ON; Digital Marketing Associate, based in Grand Rapids, MI; Grant Writer, based in Burlington, ON; Data Software Analyst.
MOSES (Making Our Selves Equipped Servants) is accepting registrations for our annual trip: July 9-21 to Ensenada Baja Mexico for VBS, construction and sewing classes. Teens age 14 or in at east 9th grade are welcome. There is also a need for adults to drive, mentor and chaperone. Contact Judy VanderArk at 616-949-0344 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Check out our website at mosesweb.org. Also check us out on Facebook.
Israel & Jordan Study Tour (Oct 10-22, 2019) Travel to NT sites connected with Jesus’ life and the early church: Bethlehem, Nazareth, Caesarea, Capernaum, Bethsaida, Sea of Galilee, Caesarea Philippi, the major biblical places in Jerusalem, Masada and much more. This tour also uniquely involves key biblical sites in Jordan, including the amazing city of Petra. Visit www.jeffreyweima.com or contact Dr. Jeff Weima, Professor at Calvin Theological Seminary, at email@example.com or 616-328-3110.