Posts with the category “announcements”

Community Prayer Service for Rain and Creation - June 23
June 18th, 2021
Come join with us in prayer for our parched land!! We are teaming up with Maurice Reformed Church for a Community Prayer Service for Rain and Creation this coming Wednesday evening (June 23) at 6:30pm...  Read More
by April Beaver
Encounter - June 25-27
June 14th, 2021
Encounter is taking place in our church building June 25-27. It is a Christ-centered, relationally-styled experience in Christian community. Those who attend are given the opportunity to grow in perso...  Read More
by April Beaver
Women's Morning Gathering - June 19
June 8th, 2021
On Saturday, June 19 @ 9:30am we will have another Women's Morning Gathering. This is great time to get encouraged with a short devotion and fellowship. This month Pennie Mirande will be sharing.  Pen...  Read More
by April Beaver
Tuesday Morning Playdate
May 28th, 2021
All summer long (starting June 1) come hang out at Windmill Park Tuesday mornings from 10-11am. The kids can play while the moms (or dads) have some fellowship time.......  Read More
by April Beaver
Senior Adults - June 10
May 27th, 2021
Thursday, June 10, 1:30 PM: Sr. Adult (65+) gatherings are back! A 45 minute walking tour of NWC’s new Science Center is our first event. Meet in FRC’s north parking lot to carpool. Please contact Tom...  Read More
by April Beaver
Men's Breakfast - June 5
May 25th, 2021
Join us on Saturday, June 5 at 7am in the Fellowship Hall for a Men's Breakfast. Riley Bruxvoort will share about his deployment to Africa. There will also be great food and some fellowship time.......  Read More
by April Beaver
Chalk-A-Bration
May 20th, 2021
Rescheduled for Saturday, June 5, 10am to Noon. Kids - Celebrate the end of school by decorating a parking space at church with chalk. Join us on Saturday, June 5, 10am to noon in our North parking lo...  Read More
by April Beaver
New Service Times
May 19th, 2021
Starting this Sunday morning (May 23) we are entering our summer service schedule. We will have one service on Sunday mornings at 9:30am. On August 8 our schedule of two services will resume (8:30 & 1...  Read More
by April Beaver
150 Years at FRC
May 9th, 2021
"Now you are the body of Christ, and each one of you is a part of it." 1 Corinthians 12:27......  Read More
by April Beaver
World Vision Sponsored Child - Choosing Party & How to Connect
April 28th, 2021
It has been such an amazing blessing to partner with World Vision in sponsoring children in Malawi. We would like to celebrate this time with you by showing some pictures from the choosing party Kapan...  Read More
by April Beaver
Men's Breakfast - Saturday, May 1
April 22nd, 2021
Men - Join us on May 1 at 7am for a breakfast of pancakes and sausage. Kris Korver will share a talk about the Generations of Faith specifically for men. ......  Read More
by April Beaver
Denominational Discernment Popcorn Sessions
April 14th, 2021
Have questions about our church's process and plans? FRC leaders will be available to answer your questions in small-group settings on Wednesday, April 21, at 9:30 AM, 11:30 AM , and 6:30 PM in the Fe...  Read More
by April Beaver
Conversation with Malawi
April 9th, 2021
Momentum is building toward this weekend's World Vision Chosen Sunday (happening at both the 8:30 and 10:30 services)!  A number of you have already registered to be chosen as sponsors; if you have, b...  Read More
by April Beaver
World Vision Chosen - April 11
April 6th, 2021
What if kids in need were empowered to choose their own future? We hope you will join us in partnering with World Vision in Kapeni, Malawi this Sunday, April 11. To sign up to sponsor a child text Ref...  Read More
by April Beaver
Flower Arranging - April 17 @ 9:30am
March 27th, 2021
On Saturday, April 17 @ 9:30am we will have the opportunity to arrange bouquets of flowers. Lindsay Millard of Joie Floral Design will be treating us to a lesson on flower arranging where you will be ...  Read More
by April Beaver
Easter Cards
March 23rd, 2021
Spread joy and hope this Easter season by blessing your friend or neighbor with an Easter card. You can include an invitation to our Easter services if they do not have church home. These cards are av...  Read More
by April Beaver
Adult Sunday School
March 19th, 2021
We have new Adult Sunday School opportunities starting this Sunday, March 21 between our two services (approx. 9:40-10:20am). The Guide - Consistory Room Our study following The Guide continues in the...  Read More
by April Beaver
Broadcast Volunteer Positions
March 13th, 2021
Every week our broadcast ministry impacts more and more people. Currently we have over 150 people who watch our services LIVE every Sunday and many more who watch throughout the week. We have 8 people...  Read More
by April Beaver
Women's Morning Gathering - March 13
March 6th, 2021
Our March Women's Gathering will be on Saturday, March 13 at 9:30am. Our morning gatherings consist of a short devotional lead by various women in our church, some fellowship time, and light refreshme...  Read More
by April Beaver
Snack Pack Program - Collecting Food
March 4th, 2021
Sack Pack program helps feed kids in Orange City who may not have enough food at home to get them through the weekend. The 4th/5th Grade GEMS girls are collecting food to pack 100 Sack Pack bags and n...  Read More
by April Beaver
Neighborhood Easter Egg Hunt
March 2nd, 2021
We are so excited to be able to offer our Neighborhood Easter Egg Hunt boxes this year.  As a church, we are committed to letting our community know that we are FOR them in tangible ways.  As daunting...  Read More
by April Beaver
Men's Morning Gathering - March 6
February 28th, 2021
Men - Start your Saturday morning off with us. We're serving cinnamon rolls, egg bake and coffee. Come for great food, an inspiring devotion, and some good old-fashioned fellowship. We would love to s...  Read More
by April Beaver
Greeter Volunteer Positions
February 21st, 2021
Greeters are an important part of a WELCOMING church. We have 15 greeter positions every Sunday. Would you like to be a part of this ministry or learn more? Fill out the form below or contact Ken Olde...  Read More
by April Beaver
Wood Splitting - Saturday, Feb 20
February 17th, 2021
Come out Saturday (February 20) and help split wood for the Corn Creek Reservation in South Dakota. People use the wood on the reservation as a back up heat resource and they can use all we can send t...  Read More
by April Beaver
Sunday Feb 14 Schedule Changes
February 12th, 2021
Brrrr... it's supposed to be REALLY cold on Sunday, February 14. Because of the frigid temperatures, we've decided to cancel our 8:30am service and our 9:30am Sunday school hour. However, our 10:30am ...  Read More
by April Beaver
In Pursuit of Jesus - Adult Sunday School Class
February 10th, 2021
How much does our culture impact our view of Jesus? February 14 - March 14, Doug and Peg Te Grotenhuis are leading an Adult Sunday School class in the Chapel titled "In Pursuit of Jesus." This study, ...  Read More
by April Beaver
Vacation Bible School - Save the Date
February 9th, 2021
Mark your calendars for VBS this summer on July 12th - 14th from 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm at First Reformed Church! It will be a an amazing time for kids K-5th grade to learn about Jesus.Donations needed for...  Read More
by April Beaver
The Edge - Ash Wednesday Service, Feb 17 @ 6:30pm
February 3rd, 2021
Kick off our Lenten season with a family friendly Ash Wednesday service (February 17 @ 6:30pm). Make plans to experience how we can trust Jesus all the way to THE EDGE of live's circumstances and chal...  Read More
by April Beaver
Finding I Am - Women's Bible Study
February 2nd, 2021
During Lent this year (Feb 18 - Mar 25) we will have the opportunity to walk through the seven "I Am" statements Jesus made. This study will be on Thursday evenings from 6:30 - 8:00pm starting Feb 18 ...  Read More
by April Beaver
Men's Morning Gathering - February 6
February 1st, 2021
Our next Men's Morning Gathering is scheduled for Saturday, February 6 at 7am. Come warm up with coffee, breakfast, a devotional, and some great fellowship. We will see you there!......  Read More
by April Beaver
Nursery Available February 7
January 26th, 2021
Our nursery will be available starting February 7, 2021. We have two nursery classrooms. Our infant nursery is ages 0 - 18 months and our toddler nursery is 18 - 36 months. If you have any questions, ...  Read More
by April Beaver
Women's Morning Gathering - January 23
January 14th, 2021
CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER. Join us for our Women's Morning Gathering on Saturday, January 23. We will have a short devotion, some fellowship time, and light refreshments. It is a great time of communit...  Read More
by April Beaver
Adult Sunday School
January 7th, 2021
Starting this Sunday, January 10, we are we have two Adult Sunday School opportunities available. The Guide meets in the Consistory Room and Sermon Discussion meets in the Chapel. between the services...  Read More
by April Beaver
Men's Bible Study
January 4th, 2021
A new Men Bible Study will begin January 6 and run through March 17 and will take place on Wednesday's from 6:30--7:30pm.  Pastor Mark will be leading this group and studying the Gospel of Mark as we ...  Read More
by April Beaver
2020 Slideshow
January 1st, 2021
As we reflect back on 2020, we are reminded of God's faithfulness and we look forward to seeing God's faithfulness in 2021. ......  Read More
by April Beaver
Sunday Worship COVID Guidelines - Effective Dec 20
December 18th, 2020
First Reformed Family, Good Morning, We are writing to make you aware of some changes the Consistory has made relative to mask usage and seating guidelines at our Sunday morning worship.Effective this...  Read More
by April Beaver
Christmas Eve
December 15th, 2020
We have three candlelight services on Christmas Eve at 4:30, 6:00, and 7:30pm. We would love to have you join us for a time of celebration and rejoicing in our Savior’s birth.Communion will be served ...  Read More
by April Beaver
Christmas Carol Sing
December 10th, 2020
O come let us adore Him! Join us in the Sanctuary at 6:00pm on December 20 as we celebrate this Christmas season by singing Christmas Carols together....  Read More
by April Beaver
Blue Christmas
December 3rd, 2020
Join us on Thursday, December 17 at 6:30 pm for a special Blue Christmas service. 2020 has been a year of struggle in many ways... global pandemic, deaths, cancellations, missed opportunities and isol...  Read More
by April Beaver
Facial Hair Comeback for 150 Celebration
November 28th, 2020
Join with us in celebration of our church's long history of 150 years by bringing back the fantastic facial hair that some of FRC's first members wore. Men - those of you who have been sporting facial...  Read More
by April Beaver