by: Valerie Sneller
•Pam Foster, Bob Dreke’s sister (coping with Huntington’s disease)
•Tanner Lincecum (pray that Tanner’s shunt will continue to work effectively)
•Lambert Van Olst (is currently in remission with leukemia)
•Karen De Noble, David De Noble’s mother (has been diagnosed with cancer; please pray for comfort as Karen goes through chemotherapy treatments)
•Carol Groen (continues to be evaluated at Mayo Clinic regarding her lower back problems)
•Thomas Bouwman, Tom & Sheryl Bouwman’s son (continues to make progress in physical therapy)
•Greyson Austin (see prayer update below)
•Ray Schram, Jeff Schram’s father (continues to battle cancer)
•Anita Dieren (postponing heart surgery so that Anita’s shoulder can fully heal)
•Bruce Hasche (had prostate surgery on May 20; now recovering at home)
•Lyle Kahl (is currently receiving chemotherapy)
•Jack Axsom, Ashley Schwartze’s grandfather (was discharged from the hospital and is recovering at home)
*Your prayers are also requested for the following individuals who are coping with cancer:Melissa Moser (Kathy Moser’s daughter-in-law), Marilyn Kuyper (Ethanie Pulscher’s aunt; continues to be treated for cancer and is experiencing a lot of fatigue), Arlene Sterler, Robbie Korthals’ mother (Arlene’s cancer has moved to her lungs; pray for Arlene’s doctors to have wisdom as they care for her), Trish Lombard, Tara Bouwman’s mother (recently diagnosed with pancreatic cancer), and Vicki Van Houten, Judy Netten’s sister (Vicki has finished her chemotherapy treatment; she is now getting a preventive treatment that will finish in November).
Prayer Update:Greyson Austin, Marlene Mellema’s grandson, is feeling well.He is still taking the Humira injections every two weeks.Please pray that the Humira medication will contuinue to be an effective treatment for Greyson.
Sympathies:We wish to extend our sympathy to Dave De Noble and his family on the death of Dave’s father, Robert De Noble, on June 12, 2020.Robert’s funeral was held last Wednesday, June 17, at Bethel Reformed Church in Lester, IA.
Thank You:We would like to thank everyone for keeping Dale and myself in their prayers, thoughts, texts, cards, etc.A special thank you to Pastor Dan, Sue, and Val.Praise be to God, we both are doing well.Thank you, Dale & Cori Klarenbeek
Library Notes:The Library is missing 3 books.Please look to see if you have the following books - With You Always #1 & Searching For You #3 by Jody Hedlund. And The Magnolia Story by Chip & Joanna Gaines.Please return them if you have them.
SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICES:
Bulletins are now provided.We ask that your give your offering as you exit so that the money is not laying exposed in the plates during the service. We will continue to usher people in and out.
The Task Force for reopening will meet this morning after worship in the sanctuary.
Women’s Executive Committee Meeting will be held Monday, June 22 at 7 pm.
Consistory will meet Tuesday June 23 at 7 pm.
* Watch the website for additional updates and cancellations:rockrapidsfrc.org.
The Task Force has agreed to open up and allow small groups to meet for Bible Studies, Circles and other meetings. Social distancing should still be practiced by keeping group gatherings to small numbers depending on the room. We are asking that you call the church office to reserve a room. The rooms available include 345, the Children’s Center, and 107. We also ask that the tables, chairs and door handles be wiped down with wipes provided in each room. Please limit where you go in the building.
The Search Committee has posted the church profile on the Reformed Church in America’s website. They are receiving applications which will be evaluated and discerned.
Offerings Sunday 6-14-19Offerings to 6-14-19Budget to 6-14-19
*All events are subject to change
OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE WEEK
Task Force Meeting following services in the sanctuary
1:00 pm High School Bible study in 345 with Cheryl
7 pm Women’s Executive Committee Meeting
9:15 am Staff Meeting
7 pm Consistory Meeting
12:00 pm High School Bible study in 345 with Cheryl
8:00 am Men’s Bible Study in 345