Elk Rapids Bible Church “Where the UNCHANGING WORD meets the needs of a CHANGING WORLD” Pastor Gary Gladfelter 342-8663 or 264-6671 PastorGladfelter@elkrapidsbc.com Check us out on Facebook and at elkrapidsbc.com! September 2, 2018 “May HIS Grace and Truth be seen in 2018!” Worship in Introduction “Blessed Be the Lord God Almighty” Worship in Offering Worship in Scripture Reading – Ecclesiastes 5:8 – 20 Worship in Prayer and Meditation “Be Exalted, O God” - #32 Worship in Praise “He Keeps Me Singing” - #746 “I Stand in Awe” - #80 “Here I Am to Worship” “Lead Me to Calvary” - #310 “At the Cross (Love Ran Red)” Closing – “Open the Eyes of My Heart Lord” Unsung Servants: Our grillers – Dave and Vern, for grilling the burgers and hot dogs for last Sunday’s lunch. Also for all who brought food for the meal. Thank You!
Welcome to our services! 9:00 a.m. – Sunday School 10:00 a.m. – Morning Worship Service We welcome Sam Long, son-in-law of Paul and Cheri Peterson, to the pulpit today. We appreciate his willingness to fill the pulpit for Pastor this week as Pastor has been recuperating. T H I S W E E K Wednesday, September 5th– Bible Study and Prayer Time – 6:30 pm – “Prayer at its highest is a two-way conversation --- and for me the most important part is listening to God’s replies.” --- Frank C. Laubach Thursday, September 6th – Teens and Young Adults Star Wars RPG – 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm – in the Fellowship Hall. The group meets every other Thursday evening. Sunday, September 9th there will be a short quarterly business meeting following the morning service. At that time we will have the confirmation of church officers for the upcoming year. Ladies Craft Night – Monday, September 10th – 6:30 – 9:00 pm. The ladies meet every other week. Mark Your Calendar: Would you be in prayer for a school assembly at ERHS September 11? On that day there will be a school assembly during the day, and in the evening a concert by a group called Stand For Truth. In the evening concert the Gospel will be presented, and we will be acknowledged as a church in which young people can go for that truth. Please make sure to get a copy of the financial statement for August 31st and the latest issue of News From The Pews. The total offering for last week was $2,260.44: Building Fund - $30.00; Deacon’s Fund - $40.00; Special Missions Fund – Andy Girwarnauth - $275.00; General Fund - $1,915.44.