Pastor: Rob Renberg - 738-7840 (email@example.com)
Youth Pastor: Matt Amundsen - 786-2699 (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Worship Arts Director: Chad Lippincott - 251-554-9955 (email@example.com)
Church Secretary: Judy Timmer - 399-4410 (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Elder of the Week: Kevin Mason - 283-4603
Deacon of the Week: Doug Poynter - 886-7899
14461 James Street, Holland, MI 49424
Our Mission: Learning from God’s Word…
Growing in God’s Grace…Reaching with God’s Love!
October 13, 2013
Dr. Rob Renberg, Pastor
All In the Family #3
“How to Raise Great Parents”
SERMON NOTESSERMON NOTES
Pastor Rob RenbergPastor Rob Renberg
October 13, 2013October 13, 2013
Ephesians 6:1Ephesians 6:1--22
1. By your _____________________.
2. With your _____________________.
“honor” = _____________________
The whole issue of giving honor to your parents is character based, not emotion based.
4 ways to honor your parents:
1) Write a __________ of appreciation to them!
2) Express appreciation of your parents to your ____________!
3) _____________ your parents completely and cheerfully!
4) Put their ______________ above your own!
3. By your _______________________.
4. With your _____________________.
3 areas to pray for your parents:
Pray for their ______________ with God.
Pray for their ______________ for each other.
Pray for their ______________ in parenting.
How To Raise Great ParentsHow To Raise Great Parents
Tonight 5:00 pm B.I.G. Class
Tonight 6:30 pm Senior High Youth Group
Mon. 7:00 pm Annual Church Meeting
Tues. 6:00 pm Parkside Runners/Walkers
Wed. 6:30 am Men’s Morning Group
Wed. 6:30 pm Junior High Youth Group
Wed. 6:30 pm Pioneer Clubs
Thurs. 6:30 pm Ladies Bible Study
Fri. 5:30 pm BRIDGE @ Beechwood Inn
Information For Your First Time At
1. WE ARE HAPPY TO HAVE YOU WITH US TODAY. PLEASE FILL OUT A WELCOME
CARD LOCATED IN THE PEW. RETURN YOUR COMPLETED CARD TO THE
WELCOME CENTER TO RECEIVE YOUR GIFT & WELCOME PACKET.
For prayer requests or decisions, please check the appropriate box on the back.
2. WE ENCOURAGE YOU TO USE OUR NURSERY & CHILDREN’S MINISTRIES.
Our children’s programs provide a warm, nurturing & well-supervised program for your
child. Your child will be much happier with our trained volunteers than in the worship
service and sermon presentation. Lessons are taught at an age appropriate level utilizing
music, games, drama & multimedia & other methods.
3. PLEASE DO NOT FEEL OBLIGATED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE OFFERING.
The offering is for regular attendees who consider Parkside Bible their church home.
As our guest, we only ask that you turn in your welcome card, or bring it to the
Welcome Center behind the fireplace for a gift.
ASSISTING IN WORSHIP THIS MORNING
(Usher Training 9:30 am) Paul & Patti Wolters (Front Door)
Arthur Seibert Keith Welch A.J. & Elise VanKampen (Welcome Center)
Daniel Furbush A.J. VanKampen
SUNDAY SCHOOL NURSERY INFANT NURSERY
Linda Furbush (10:00 am Age birth– Age 2)
Amy Renberg, Renee VanderHaar
CHILDREN’S CHURCH LIBRARY
(Dismissed from Service-Age 3-Kindergarten) Fay Griffin
Laura & Sophie Coppersmith
FINANCIAL TEAM PRAYER PARTNERS
Kevin Mason-Elder Barry Dekker
Doug Poynter-Deacon Owen Smith
Keith Welch Kevin Mason
ASSISTING IN WORSHIP NEXT SUNDAY
(Usher Training 9:30 am) Laurie Luke, Heather Moore (Front Door)
John Preikszas Ken Kruis Kathy Trantham, Sharon Hoogendoorn (Welcome Center)
Eloy Ramos Trent Ramos
Sub Rick Bean
SUNDAY SCHOOL NURSERY INFANT NURSERY
Linda Furbush (10:00 am Age birth– Age 2)
Keith & Jill Welch
CHILDREN’S CHURCH LIBRARY
(Dismissed from Service-Age 3-Kindergarten) Ella TenHarmsel
No Children’s Church due to Dedication Service
FINANCIAL TEAM PRAYER PARTNERS
Daniel Furbush-Elder No Prayer Partners
10/15 Paul & Melva Russcher
10/16 Burt & Elaine Taylor
Oct. 20 9:30 am Sunday School (all ages)
Oct. 20 10:00 am Building Dedication Service
Oct. 20 6:00 pm Family Night Out
Oct. 21 7:00 pm Church Board Meeting
Oct. 27 6:00 pm Hymn Sing with VanHouten’s
Oct. 28 6:30 pm CE Coordinator’s Meeting
Oct. 30 5:30 pm Harvest of Generosity Outreach
Oct. 30 6:00 pm NO Pioneer Clubs
Oct. 30 7:30 pm Choir Practice
10/13 Lyle VanderHaar
10/15 Sally Taylor
10/15 Joe Taylor
10/16 Jill Welch
10/17 Allen Riemersma
10/19 Summer Coppersmith
10/19 Constance VanDyke
New Prayer Requests:
t Pray for continued healing for Cassandra Tooke’s parents who
were both severely injured in a semi accident in Alabama on 9/24
but are home now. They will be receiving home health care and a
lot of rehab. Pray for continued healing along with openness to
the Gospel and Christ’s love through others.
t Pray for good results for Al Tennant who had an MRI on Friday due to
severe sharp pain in his head.
t Pray for good results for Dave Timmer as he has a PET scans at Cancer
Treatment Centers of America tomorrow and pray also for a successful
t Pray for Al & Ginny Pete’s daughter, Lynn Albachten, from Allendale who
just learned she has breast cancer. Pray for peace for her and the family
as they await a date for surgery.
Continued Prayer Requests:
t For all who have had recent illnesses or surgeries;
t For the homebound: Mary Carmichael, Judy Blauwkamp, Kay Everett,
and Nelvie VanKampen;
t For all marriages in the church - that those that are strained may be
restored and that the healthy marriages may grow even stronger;
t For our children of all ages to lead Godly lives and make wise choices;
t For our country and that we as a nation will turn to Christ for guidance.
Church Families of the Week:
♥ Arlene & Ellen Mokma ♥ Heather Moore
♥ Brian & Jane Mokma, Bethany, Hannah and Emily
♥ Jeff & Ria Nieboer and Scott
♥ Nikki Oshier ♥ Larry & Ginny Pete
GGF Sister Church of the Week:
† Grace Community Bible Church in Cadillac, Pastor Hersel Wing
Missionaries of the Week:
♦ Dan & Mary Sue Reed, Missionaries to Bolivia
Casilla 3914, Santa Cruz, Bolivia
MEN’S MORNING GROUP
Come to the Men’s Group every Wednesday morning at 6:30 a.m. Come when you
can...leave when you must! Enjoy devotions, fellowship and a great cup of coffee.
LADIES EVENING BIBLE STUDY
A verse by verse study of the Book of James is being held the 1st & 3rd Thursdays
of the month from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the church. If you missed the previous classes,
that’s ok - join us for the next session this Thursday, October 17! Get deep into
the Word and get to know other church women more personally! Study questions
can be picked up at the Women’s Ministry Counter. No childcare is provided.
Questions, contact Amy Renberg.
Join the ladies for an evening out starting with supper at Beechwood Inn at 5:30 p.m.
this Friday, October 18. Then we’ll be returning to the church for simple games and
snacks. It’s a great way to meet other church women! Sign up at the Women’s
ANNUAL CONGREGATIONAL MEETING
Tomorrow, October 14 @ 7:00 p.m.
Our joyful duty calls and it’s important for all members to be at our Annual
Meeting tomorrow night at 7:00 p.m. at the church. There will be reports from
all our ministries and our proposed budget will be introduced along with our
proposed new board members. You can pick up an Annual Ministry Report
today in the Fellowship Hall. Everyone is invited to attend the meeting to learn
what’s happening in our church, but only members can vote, and members,
we need you in order to have a quorum! Please make every effort to be in
attendance. If you will not able to attend, please obtain an absentee ballot
from any of the deacons (John Preikszas, Doug Poynter, Jim DeFrell,
Barry Dekker or A.J. VanKampen.)
DON’T FORGET THE TIME CHANGES FOR
NEXT SUNDAY’S DEDICATIONN SERVICE...
Sunday School 9:30, Worship Service 10:00,
Brunch 10:35, Ribbon Cutting 11:30 and tours
of the new facilities at 11:45.
JR. HIGH YOUTH GROUP WEDNESDAY AT 6:30 P.M.
“Is it Raining?”
Games, Food, Small Groups - Invite a friend!
SR. HIGH YOUTH GROUP TONIGHT 6:30 PM
“In the Beginning” Part 4 taught by Ken Kruis
Games, Food - Invite a friend!
HAPPY TOWN CHRISTIAN TRAVELERS Want to go to Mackinac Island with the group
on 10/17-10/18, Frankenmuth/Birch Run on 10/26 or Shipshewana and Essenhaus on
10/29? Pick up flyers with more information at the Women’s Ministry Counter or talk to
Gwen Lawton (298-8674.)
GANG TRAINING Are you interested in learning about gang culture, reasons why youth
join gangs and how we can best reach out to youth who are affiliated with gangs? Barnabas
Ministries is hosting a training session with speaker Detective Drew Torres of the Holland
Police Department at Community Reformed Church in Zeeland this Thursday, October 17,
from 6-8 p.m. Sign up for this free training session by emailing email@example.com
give him a call at 748-8435.
LAKESHORE PREGNANCY CENTER Come enjoy the delicious taste of Orange Leaf
Frozen Yogurt while supporting the ministry of LPC. Stop by Orange Leaf, 184 S. River in
Holland between 11 a.m. and 11 p.m. on Thursday, October 24. Orange Leaf will designate
10% of the day’s profit to the ministry where they are loving people to life.
FALL RETREAT FOR SR. HIGH NOVEMBER 1-3
AT AVALANCHE BAY WATER PARK!
We’ll be teaming up with all West Michigan Grace
Churches for fun at the water park, bowling, powerful
worship with the GBC Praise Team and a challenging
message from Andrew Clark of GBF. The cost is $65 which
covers all expenses. Pick up a flyer at the youth counter.
The deadline to sign up is October 20!
REMINDER TO ALL USHERS
You are asked to attend one training session by the
end of the year at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday. Meet Eloy
in the back of the sanctuary any Sunday morning.
SR. HIGH PARENTS: Can you help out with the Sr. High Small Group Dinner
Nights by signing up to bring a dish for their meal? A sign-up is available at the
youth counter. Thanks!
PARKSIDE’S ADOPT A LAWN PROGRAM
Rather than Rake ‘N Run this year, we are asking families to sign up at the youth
counter to rake a lawn. (This is not a youth fundraiser.) Families in need can sign
up to have their lawn raked and a couple families per yard are needed to do that.
October 20 - “Family Night Out” hosted by Sr. High!
October 27 - Sr. High Dinner Night and “Harvest in
the Woods” at DeJong’s.
November 10 - Sr. High Karaoke Night with special
guest speaker Kelly DeBoer.
Sermon SeriesSermon Series
Plan to join us & invite a friend!Plan to join us & invite a friend!
October is Pastor Appreciation Month!
Let them know how much you appreciate them.
Tom Foulkes, on behalf of the
Pastor Appreciation Committee
FAMILY NIGHT OUT
Next Sunday, October 20
Sponsored by Parkside’s Sr. High Youth Group
Plan to join us for a fun family event!
There will be a short devotional, food, fun
& fellowship. No charge for this event.
Nursery will be provided along with a Kid’s Program.
SIGN UP NOW SO WE KNOW HOW MUCH FOOD TO PREPARE!
TEAR OFF AND PUT IN THE OFFERING PLATE TODAY!
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
YES I/WE PLAN TO ATTEND FAMILY NIGHT OUT ON 10/20!
ADULT NAME(S) ____________________________
TOTAL NUMBER ATTENDING: ______________
HOW MANY OF THESE WILL NEED NURSERY? (UP TO AGE 3) ___________
The Holland Sentinel is donating Sunday newspapers to
the church in support of youth outreach. If you would
like to support this cause by making a donation for
the paper, the newspaper rack is located in the front
HARVEST OF GENEROSITY
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 30
5:30 - 7:30 P.M.
AT THE CHURCH
PUMPKIN CARVING WITH THE GOSPEL STORY-
If you would be willing to donate bags of candy or small prizes
for games, there is a signup form at the youth counter.
More details coming soon!
Due to the Harvest of
Generosity event on
October 30, there will
be no Pioneer Clubs that
Wednesday. Plan to bring
the kids to the outreach event instead!
ADULT CHOIR PRACTICE RESUMES
If you are part of, or would like to become
part of, our Adult Choir, please plan to attend
our first practice on Wednesday, October 30,
at 7:30 p.m. Since we will be singing again
this Christmas, we want to start practicing
the songs. Questions, see Chad Lippincott.
WE’RE IN NEED OF ONE PERSON TO HELP
IN THE LIBRARY ON THE 2ND SUNDAY OF
THE MONTH FROM OCT. 13 - MAY 11.
TALK TO ELLA TEN HARMSEL OR
JUDY TIMMER FOR DETAILS OR TO
Mixed Adult Class - Christianity, Cults and Religions --
Meeting in the far “North Room.”
Women’s Class -- Gideon -- Meeting in the Board Room.
“ADOPT A LAWN PROGRAM”
If you or someone you know is
unable to maintain their lawn and
really needs some help with
raking, sign them up at the Youth
Counter. We are not doing
“Rake ‘N Run” this year as a
youth project; however, we are
asking church families to “adopt
a lawn” for someone in need.
Parkside’s 5th Annual Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair will be
held on Saturday, November 23, from 9:00-3:00 at the
church! If you would be willing to help, please contact
Judy Timmer or Jane Tiffany. The Parkside Youth will be
helping but we could use adults willing
to help with the luncheon, advertising,
decorations, setup, cleanup, and helping
the vendors carry their items in and out
Friday evening, Saturday morning and
Saturday afternoon. This is a big event with
65 vendors of hand-crafted items and about
1500 people attending every year. Plan to attend
and bring your friends!
It’s nearly finished! After months of construction, our new Christian
Education and Youth Ministry wing is a reality. To God be the glory
for the thing He has done! We want to celebrate together for our
new facility with a special morning of prayer, praise and dedication
next Sunday! An adjusted schedule for the morning is planned:
Sunday School: 9:30 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.
Worship Service: 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
All Church Brunch: 10:35 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.
Dedication & Ribbon Cutting : 11:30 a.m.
“First Look” tours of the new facility: 11:45 a.m.