Posts with the category “announcements”

Ascension Day Service - May 25
May 13th, 2022
Join us on Wednesday, May 25 at 6:30pm for a special Ascension Day Service....  Read More
by April Beaver
Tell Me More
May 11th, 2022
Starting today we have new midweek videos available titled, Tell Me More. These videos feature a Q&A discussion where a staff member asks our pastors questions about the sermon they preached on Sunday...  Read More
by April Beaver
Tulip Festival Service
May 10th, 2022
On Sunday May 22 we will be worshiping with our community at the Tulip Festival Community Worship. This worship service will be held at Windmill Park at 11am. The rain location will be at FRC. There w...  Read More
by April Beaver
Summer Service Time
May 5th, 2022
Starting Sunday, May 15 we will begin our Summer Sunday Morning schedule with one service at 9:30am. Our summer schedule will continue through Sunday, August 7.......  Read More
by April Beaver
Senior Adults - May 12
May 4th, 2022
The Senior Adults (age 65+) will meet on May 12 at 2pm for Honor Flight Reflections lead by Ted De Hoogh and Cliff Korver. Join us for fellowship and treats as these two men talk about their trim with...  Read More
by April Beaver
Legos in the Loft
May 2nd, 2022
Need more space with your kids during the service? Legos in the Loft is set up for families, with activities for kids. The service is broadcast for the adults. This is not a drop off room: at least on...  Read More
by April Beaver
May 1 Announcements
May 1st, 2022
Summer is right around the corner. Sarah Kuiper (Director of Children's Ministry) and April Beaver (Director of Women's Ministry) share some important announcements for Summer here at FRC.......  Read More
by April Beaver
National Day of Prayer - May 5
April 28th, 2022
The National Day of Prayer is on May 5 this year. Join us on Thursday, May 5 from 12pm - 1pm in the Chapel for this special time of prayer as we pray for our nation and other nations of the world. You...  Read More
by April Beaver
Men's Breakfast - May 5
April 26th, 2022
On Thursday, May 5 men are invited to a Men's Breakfast at 6:30AM in the Fellowship Hall. Come and study God's word and fellowship with other Men at FRC.......  Read More
by April Beaver
April 24 Announcements
April 24th, 2022
April Beaver (Director of Women's Ministries) and Lyle Lundgren (Connections Coordinator) share FRC's announcements for the week of April 24.......  Read More
by April Beaver
Float Riders Needed
April 23rd, 2022
Put on our Dutch costume and ride one of our FRC float in a Tulip festival parade. There are afternoon and evening parades on Thursday, May 19 through Saturday, May 21. If you would like to ride on on...  Read More
by April Beaver
K-5 Pinewood Derby
April 20th, 2022
Our Kindergarten through Fifth grade Pinewood Derby is Wednesday, April 27 at 6:30pm. We have Hot Dogs and Chips starting at 5:30pm and then stay for the races at 6:30pm. The kids look forward to this...  Read More
by April Beaver
Lamp and Light - Women's April Hikes
April 18th, 2022
We have a new women’s group starting - Lamp and Light: Women’s Outdoor Hike Experience.This experience is for women, young and old, who enjoy the outdoors and walking with other women. It is an outlet...  Read More
by April Beaver
Sanctuary Choir Concert - April 24
April 8th, 2022
Join us for our Sunday Evening Gathering on April 24 at 5:30pm for a special Sanctuary Choir Concert. The choir will perform prayers and anthems they have worked on throughout the year to emphasize we...  Read More
by April Beaver
Senior Adults - April 21
April 7th, 2022
Our Senior Adults (age 65+) will meet at Northwestern College's new Vogel Welcome Center for a guided tour at 2pm on Thursday, April 21. Come have fellowship with others from our church and see some n...  Read More
by April Beaver
April 3 Announcements
April 3rd, 2022
Easter is fast approaching. Ross Enger (Youth Ministries Director) and April Beaver (Director of Women's Ministries) share some of the events you don't want to miss this Easter season.......  Read More
by April Beaver
Pursuing Jesus - Maundy Thursday
April 1st, 2022
This year FRC is offering a special worship experience on Maundy Thursday, Pursing Jesus: A Traveling Tenebrae Experience. This service will take you on a walking dramatic journey in "Living Nativity"...  Read More
by April Beaver
Good Friday Men's Prayer Breakfast
March 30th, 2022
Men (and young men) are invited to attend the 34th annual Good Friday Men's Prayer Breakfast on April 15th from 6:30 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. at Northwestern Rowenhorst Student Center. Tim Vander Zwaag also ...  Read More
by April Beaver
Refiner's Fire - Adult Sunday School
March 29th, 2022
Our Refiner's First Adult Sunday School class has been so encouraging, we've decided to continue the class for the remainder of our Sunday School classes for Spring 2022. Refiner's Fire: Life Engaged ...  Read More
by April Beaver
March 27 Announcements
March 27th, 2022
Devon Rook (Student Pastor) and April Beaver (Director of Women's Ministries) share some of the events coming up during Holy Week at First Reformed Church.......  Read More
by April Beaver
Community Cantata
March 26th, 2022
On Palm Sunday, April 10, at 7pm you are invited to a Community Cantata, Song of the Shadows, at Unity Christian's Knight Center. In this deeply moving Holy Week cantata you will find a powerful invit...  Read More
by April Beaver
Women's Lenten Brunch
March 17th, 2022
This year instead of having a Women's Morning Gathering in April we will have a Lenten Brunch on Saturday, April 9 at 10am. Our pastors' wives, Suzanne Haverdink and Tamara Breen, have agreed to be ou...  Read More
by April Beaver
March 13 Announcements
March 13th, 2022
Pastor Tim and Sarah Kuiper show off the current construction zone at FRC as they share the announcements for this week.......  Read More
by April Beaver
Neighborhood Easter Egg Hunt
March 10th, 2022
Gather some friends and host an Easter Egg Hunt for your neighbors. Boxes full of party supplies and ideas are available at the Kids check-in areas.  There are plastic eggs, allergy free candy, a set ...  Read More
by April Beaver
Support Ukraine
March 9th, 2022
There is a major need for help as a result of the war in Ukraine. FRC is committed to help meet these needs. We have identified the following 3 agencies as entities that aredoing major work to meet th...  Read More
by April Beaver
Women's Morning Gathering - March 19
March 6th, 2022
This month's Women's Morning Gathering is on Saturday, March 19 at 9:30am. Merilee Pennings will be leading devotions and sharing about a trip she made to Children of the Promise in Haiti several year...  Read More
by April Beaver
Parables and Prayers - Sunday Evening, March 20
March 5th, 2022
The Northwestern College Drama Ministries Ensemble is presenting a drama of three parables in their Parables and Prayers presentation on Sunday Evening, March 20 at 5:30pm in the Sanctuary. This prese...  Read More
by April Beaver
Senior Adults - March 10
March 1st, 2022
Jenny and Paul Song are guest speakers at the Senior Adults meeting on Thursday, March 10 at 2pm. Come and learn what is is like to be a Christian in Red China.......  Read More
by April Beaver
RISE 25
February 24th, 2022
Every church that’s serious about following Jesus has a vision for the future, a dream about what’s next. Great visions arise out of sacred ambitions, the Spirit’s gifts, wise planning, and community ...  Read More
by April Beaver
Men's Breakfast - March 3
February 22nd, 2022
Men - Join us for good food and fellowship on Thursday, March 3 at 6:30am as we continue our look at the armor of God. ......  Read More
by April Beaver
Talking Bibles - Sunday Evening Gathering
February 21st, 2022
On Sunday evening, February 27, at 4pm we will have a special guest speaker from Talking Bibles, Mark Klaassen. Talking Bibles gives the gift of God's word to those who cannot read by producing audio ...  Read More
by April Beaver
Refiner's Fire - Adult Sunday School
February 17th, 2022
Refiner's Fire: Life Engaged with Faith is an Adult Sunday school class offered February 20 - March 20 at 9:40am in the Chapel. With this class we will have a great opportunity to hear from some profe...  Read More
by April Beaver
February 13 Announcements
February 13th, 2022
Can you do the hand jive while giving church announcements? Check out this week's highlights to see if April Beaver and Sarah Kuiper can make it though the announcements while doing the hand jive.......  Read More
by April Beaver
Women's Thursday Evening Bible Study
February 10th, 2022
Join us for a Women's Bible Study during Lent. This 6-week study, You Are Never Alone by Max Lucado, will be on Thursday evenings, March 3 - April 7 from 6:30 - 8:00pm in the church's library. It will...  Read More
by April Beaver
Women's Morning Gathering - Sat, February 19
February 9th, 2022
There will be a Women's Morning Gathering on Saturday, February 19 at 9:30am with devotions led by Emily Fischer. Emily is a gifted speaker and will share a lighthearted and uplifting look at discipli...  Read More
by April Beaver
40 Days of Prayer - Final Week
February 8th, 2022
40 Days of Prayer - Final Week - Discerning through trust. Pastor Mark leads us through the PRAY acronym, praying for our church in this time of discernment.......  Read More
by April Beaver
IF:Gathering 2022 - Women's Conference
February 7th, 2022
Every year women from all around the world come together at the IF:Gathering. Orange City has had a simulcast of this conference for several years and this year we are hosting this simulcast at First ...  Read More
by April Beaver
February 6 Announcements
February 7th, 2022
In this week's announcements, Pastor Mark and Chris Jelken share about prayer for our consistory meeting on Saturday and a great opportunity for summer camp for your kids.......  Read More
by April Beaver
40 Days of Prayer - Week 5
February 1st, 2022
Discerning Through Prayer - Pray with us as we come to God to seek his wisdom and the will of the Holy Spirit.......  Read More
by April Beaver
Senior Adults - February 10
January 31st, 2022
On Thursday, February 10 at 2pm, our Senior Adults (65+) will be treated with a guided tour of the Dutch American Heritage Museum. The cost is $5 per person. RSVP to Tom Hydeen at [email protected] for t...  Read More
by April Beaver