Following the recent decline of Rev.C.Griess (Calvary PRC) to her call (Sept.15, 2013) the Council of Faith PRC (Jenison, MI) presents a new trio to the congregation of Revs. Garrett Eriks (Hudsonville PRC), Ken Koole (Grandville PRC), and Ron Van Overloop (Grace PRC). A congregational meeting to call a pastor is scheduled for Sunday morning, October 27 after the morning service.
PR Churches (USA & Canada)
This coming Sunday, October 13, Missionary-pastor Wilbur Bruinsma will be giving a presentation in Cornerstone PRC (Dyer, IN) on the Pittsburgh PR Fellowship and work. He will also preach for Crete PRC on Sunday, Oct.14. All in the area are cordially invited to attend this special missions presentation and to hear Rev.Bruinsma preach.
While Rev.Bruinsma is away from the Pittsburgh mission, Rev.J.Slopsema and his wife will be there to preach for them.
Check out the Reformed Book Outlet's October Newsletter (below and attached) for special notices on music and books!
October – 2013
**We have new CD's from Mattaniah and Hosanna Choirs:
"He is My Strength and Song" - a dbl. CD by Hosanna Choir. One CD is all Psalms and the other is all
-- "In Praise Uniting" - a dbl. CD by Hosanna and Mattaniah Choirs with both Psalms and Hymns.
**A Vol. 2 of "Thy Word Have I Hid in My Heart" is now available too. It also is of the Rehoboth Chr.
School choir singing all Psalms. This is a single CD.
**We have a good supply of other favorites:
-- "Lead Me to Choose the Everlasting Way" by Covenant Chr. Chamber Singers
-- "Lift Up Your Voice" - P.R.Mass Choir 2013
-- "Be Still My Soul" - Hope Heralds
For the month of October on the Reformed Witness Hour Missionary-pastor Wilbur Bruinsma (Pittsburgh, PA) will be doing a series of messages based on Isaiah 40. Below are the titles of the four messages. Attached is also a special flyer with this information on it. Be sure to check out the RWH website for the station locations and times - and be sure to listen in each week for these edifying messages!
October 6, 2013 - Rev. W.Bruinsma
"Waiting Upon Our Everlasting God" - Isaiah 40: 27-28
October 13, 2013 - Rev. W.Bruinsma
"The Shepherd of the Covenant" - Isaiah 40: 10-11
October 20, 2013 - Rev. W.Bruinsma
"The Omnipotent and Omniscient God" - Isaiah 40: 12-14
October 27, 2013 - Rev. W.Bruinsma
"Jehovah Weighs the Nations" - Isaiah 40: 15-17
Hope PRC of Redlands CA is sponsoring a special Fall lecture at Westminster Seminary in Escondido, CA. To be held on October 4, 2013 at 7:30 in the evening, the event will feature Prof.David J. Engelsma speaking on "The Coming of the Kingdom: Christianizing the World"? A special flyer has been prepared promoting this significant lecture. See the attachment for details or click on the images to read the advert on Hope PRC's website. All in that area of southern California are cordially invited to attend.
Post-Lecture notice: Hope PRC Redlands, CA. invites you to view Professor Engelsma's speech, The Coming of the Kingdom: "Christianizing the World?" given at Westminster Seminary California. The video, audio, Q&A session, and even the ability to post your own question can be found on our website http://hopeprc.org/.