May 13, 2018 - A Blessed Mother's Day!

The Approach to God

Pre-Service Music     

Invitation to Worship

*Song                                        All Things Possible                                 -Schultz

*Congregational Greeting

Prayer of Confession

Words of Assurance and Law of God 

  (Children age 3-2nd grade released to Children & Worship)

SONG:   Lord’s Prayer                                                                                                          

Song                             All Who are Thirsty/All to You           -Brown-Robertson

                                                                                                  Brewster-NcNulty

 The Word of God

*Songs                                 ‘Til the Storm Passes By                                 -Lister

Scripture                                     Ephesians 6:18

Message                  “How To Pray For Healing and Restoration” 

                                                    Pastor Rich

Prayer for Blessing

The Response to the Word

Communion Hymn                   Blest Be the Tie that Binds                        - vs.1, No.560

Celebrate the Lord’s Supper      Lord, From Your Hand                                 -Greer

Responsive Communion Thanksgiving

Offering                    

*Doxology                  Praise God From Whom All Blessings Flow         No. 382                             

Offertory Prayer 

*Song                               Worship Christ the Risen King!          -Hayford/Smart

*Benediction                                     

 Postlude

Please Join us in Praying for:

Pastor Rich, Anthony, and Immanuel leadership and ministry teams

40 Days of Prayer Groups, Sunday, Tuesday, Weds., Thursday

Members with Health Concerns:

Vicki B.,  Mark B.,  Howard C. , Sandy F.

Carol G.,  Andre H., Roland H. and other Parkinson's sufferers,  Marcia J.,

Eleanor N., Sandy C.

 Linda H. – effective treatments to continue

Michael S. (Ashlee W. Uncle) –Cancer/Salvation!

Save the Date

SUMMER CONNECT, 6:30 p.m. – May 23, June 27, July 25, August 22

Houston Mission Trip – July 7-14

Alger, MI Mission Trip – July 26-29

All Church Campout in the U.P. – August 4-11

Church Picnic – August 26

ANNOUNCEMENTS

May Calling Team:  For May, the Calling Team will be Linda B.  and Dave S. .

Flowers for church are provided by Carrie B. in honor of Lilly’s birthday!

 May Mission of the Month:  May is RCA World Mission (check out rca.org/rca-global-mission). NEXT WEEK, our offering will be received for this work.  (You will find a special envelope in your Offering Envelope box just for missions.)

Thanks to the people that signed up to "adopt a flowerbed".  There are a couple of flowerbeds that still need some TLC.  The sign up sheet is in the FLC.  If you have any questions concerning this new ministry please contact Linda B.

Video presentation:  Tod VW. is composing a presentation for the  potluck before the congregational meeting June 3rd.  It will highlight the MANY exciting happenings at ICRC during 2017-2018.  If you have pictures to share, please email them to Tod. (Email is in the directory.)   Any questions please contact Tod.

Thank you to our friends at ICRC who prayed for our travels and my surgery and recovery.  We are so grateful to be in this family.  Carroll and Sandi S.

 Missions:  There are some needs for one of our summer mission sites in Alger, MI.  They need to get Life Jackets, youth, adult and X-large for the Mission Site; also they are in need of a gently used fridge.   Please call Cecile and Liz S. if you can help!

40 Days of Prayer:  Just two more Sundays left for these messages, but you may refer back to them on our website or we have Sermon CDs in the library.

Siloam Christian Church was so happy to celebrate with us last week! Let’s keep the smiles and communication growing.  Please pray for their dynamic work in Lansing!

FELLOWSHIP:  Check out the site for the August Family Camp Trip and register your spot with this WINTER phone number (785-220-4913).