Posts with the category “announcements”

Volunteers Needed - Sit One, Serve One
December 2nd, 2022
The holiday season is a wonderful time to spend serving as a family.  We are asking families to consider attending one of our amazing Christmas Eve (4 pm & 6 pm) or Christmas Day (8:30 am & 10:30 am) ...  Read More
by April Beaver
Fellowship Hall Christmas Carols - December 11
December 2nd, 2022
Join us in the Fellowship Hall on Sunday, December 11, at 5:30 pm for our evening gathering. We will have Christmas carols, group trivia, a Bible meditation, and a Christmas treat potluck.......  Read More
by April Beaver
Resilient Faith - Adult Education
November 30th, 2022
Corky Koerselman leads a discussion using Jerry Sittser's book, "Resilient Faith."  The author was the NWC Chaplain several years ago.  Several members of his family were killed in a car accident and ...  Read More
by April Beaver
A Moment in Missions
November 27th, 2022
Director of Missions, Sara Van Zee, sits down with Pat Dirkse, the pastor of the City Church of Compton. Pat shares how he decided to go to Compton, what life is like living in one of the most dangero...  Read More
by April Beaver
Senior Adults - December 8
November 25th, 2022
Join us on Thursday, December 8, at 2 pm in the Fellowship Hall for Christmas Music from MOC-FV. Director Amanda Lemke will bring a choir from the Middle School, and we will hear what they have prepar...  Read More
by April Beaver
Bountiful Table
November 22nd, 2022
Donation tickets for Bountiful Table are available at The Link in the Fellowship Hall. Most donations are due back at church on December 18. We will distribute the food collected for Bountiful Table o...  Read More
by April Beaver
FRC Logo Wear
November 20th, 2022
Several clothing items are available for purchase at frcoc.org/store and will make great Christmas gifts. The logo store will be open until November 28. Samples are available in Fellowship Hall for yo...  Read More
by April Beaver
Men's Breakfast - December 1
November 17th, 2022
Come on out for our monthly Men's breakfast on Thursday, December 1, from 6:30 - 7:30 am in the Fellowship Hall. This year we are studying the disciples to become better disciples. December's devotion...  Read More
by April Beaver
Freezer Meal Ministry
November 16th, 2022
The freezer in our church kitchen is now designated for freezer meals. If you need a meal or know someone who does, take a meal. If you have extra, leave a meal. When you leave a meal, please label th...  Read More
by April Beaver
Spiritual Gifts Assessment
November 9th, 2022
On November 20, we will have a special guest speaker, Bruce Bugbee. Bruce is the author of What You Do Best: Unleashing the Power of Your Spiritual Gifts, Relational Style, and Life Passion. Bruce cre...  Read More
by April Beaver
RISE25 Staus Update
November 9th, 2022
Watch the RISE 25 Informational Meeting we had on Sunday, November 6. This update shares our ministry wins from the last 20 months and our current financial picture. The update also includes three ite...  Read More
by April Beaver
Angel Ornament Creation - December 3
November 5th, 2022
On Saturday, December 3, at 9 am, we have the opportunity to make angel Christmas tree ornaments. There are 10 different angel designs to create. You can see the angels we will make on the Christmas t...  Read More
by April Beaver
Chili Cook Off - November 9
November 4th, 2022
Our Chili Cook-Off is on Wednesday, November 9, from 5 - 6:30 pm. All proceeds this year are going to Feed My Starving Children, who, in partnership with Children of the Promise and the Salvation Army...  Read More
by April Beaver
Haiti Fundraising Update
November 3rd, 2022
In this Facebook Live update, Director of Missions, Sara Van Zee, shares how much money has been raised for solar panels and batteries for our partners in Haiti....  Read More
by April Beaver
Senior Adults - November 10
October 31st, 2022
On Thursday, November 10, at 2 pm, our Senior Adults will have guest speaker Earl Woudstra. Earl is Orange City's Administrator. Come learn what is happening in and around Orange City.......  Read More
by April Beaver
Refined by Fire - Adult Christian Education
October 31st, 2022
Refined by Fire is an Adult Sunday School class that meets in the Chapel from 9:40 - 10:20 am. Each week a different individual will come to share how God has used things in their lives to make them w...  Read More
by April Beaver
Men's Breakfast - November 3
October 28th, 2022
Monthly Men's Breakfast on Thursday, November 3, in Fellowship hall from 6:30-7:30 am. This year we are studying the disciples to become better disciples ourselves. Come experience good food, fellowsh...  Read More
by April Beaver
Soul Food Freezer Meals - November 12
October 26th, 2022
On Saturday, November 12, at 9 am, we have the opportunity to make freezer meals. Many of you may remember Soul Food from several years ago, where we came and made freezer meals to take home for our f...  Read More
by April Beaver
Partner with Hope Health Action in Haiti
October 23rd, 2022
FRC is partnering with Hope Health Action (where Parker and Abby Wierda are stationed) to help supply solar panels and batteries for a hospital in Haiti. This video starts with Rob in Haiti explaining...  Read More
by April Beaver
Compton Partnership
October 22nd, 2022
Our ministry partner, Pat Dirkse, will be visiting next week to share what is happening in Compton, CA. If you want to learn more about how we are partnering with them, this is the perfect opportunity...  Read More
by April Beaver
Chili Cook Off - November 9
October 14th, 2022
Our annual Chili Cook-Off is scheduled for November 9, and we need contestants! This year we are also having a scotcheroo contest. So dust off your recipe book and sign up for this fun event. Contact ...  Read More
by April Beaver
We Are Hiring!
October 14th, 2022
We are hiring an Administrative Assistant. The Administrative Assistant is the first person people encounter when visiting our church offices. This position combines traditional receptionist, communic...  Read More
by April Beaver
Area Men’s Night
October 10th, 2022
Men and young men are invited to “It Starts With YOU!” men’s event happening on Thursday, November 3, at 7 PM at the Triple Box. Kris Korver, Northwestern College Men's Basketball Coach, will be speak...  Read More
by April Beaver
Sit One, Serve One
October 7th, 2022
As a family or individual, you can serve on Christmas Eve (services at 4 & 6 PM) or Christmas Day (8:30 & 10:30 AM) by attending 1 service and then helping with Nursery or Promise Kids during the othe...  Read More
by April Beaver
Adult Sunday School - Once I Was... Now I Am
October 5th, 2022
New Adult Sunday School class starts on October 16, "Once I Was... Now I Am." In this Sunday School class, you will listen to the testimonies of people who converted to Christianity.On October 16, Mic...  Read More
by April Beaver
Jewelry Making Women's Event
October 3rd, 2022
On Saturday, October 22, at 9 am, we have the opportunity to craft jewelry with Ann Vander Vegte. Ann creates jewelry out of unique items and then sells them at craft shows in the area. Her pieces wil...  Read More
by April Beaver
Stories - New Women's Podcast
October 2nd, 2022
Stories of God’s Faithfulness is our new podcast featuring women from the congregation. Episodes are available at https://frcoc.orstories, our YouTube channel, and TV channels (Premier Ch77 and Long L...  Read More
by April Beaver
Family Harvest Party - October 12
September 28th, 2022
Kids ministry is hosting a Family Harvest Party on October 12 from 6:30-7:30 PM in the gym. Please stop by the display in the fellowship hall and pick up some donation tickets, and make sure to attend...  Read More
by April Beaver
Senior Adults - October 13
September 27th, 2022
Senior Adults will meet Thursday, October 13 at 2 pm in the Fellowship Hall. This month's title: “Your Name on the List?” Guest Speaker, Char Ten Clay, Director of Landsmeer Retirement Center & Prairi...  Read More
by April Beaver
Request Night - October 2
September 25th, 2022
Our Sunday Evening Gathering on October 2, at 5:30 pm, is Request Night. We will have a worship time in the Sanctuary with requested musical numbers. This service will be broadcast at all our regular ...  Read More
by April Beaver
Men's Breakfast - October 6
September 24th, 2022
Our monthly Men's Breakfast will be Thursday, October 6, in the Fellowship Hall from 6:30-7:30 AM. This year we are studying the disciples. In October, we will be studying Peter. Join us for food, fel...  Read More
by April Beaver
First Steps - October 2
September 23rd, 2022
Interested in learning more about FRC? Join us for First Steps, New Friend Gathering, on October 2 at 11:45 am. This time is dedicated to helping you find out more about FRC, hear from our staff, get ...  Read More
by April Beaver
Here to Help - Volunteers Needed
September 22nd, 2022
On October 8, we are assisting some of the homes around FRC with small outdoor projects. These projects may include window washing, yard cleanup, trash removal, and more. We are also inviting our neig...  Read More
by April Beaver
High School Retreat - Cornerstone
September 21st, 2022
Registration is open for our Nov 4-5 high school fall retreat! Parents can sign up their teen online at https://tinyurl.com/firsttothehills. Our group subsidizes this retreat, so your total contributi...  Read More
by April Beaver
Pray for Haiti
September 17th, 2022
Unrest and chaos continue to be in the news coming from Haiti. We have two ministry partners in Haiti asking for prayers, Children of the Promise and Hope Health Action, where Parker and Abby Wierda a...  Read More
by April Beaver
Heartland Strategy
September 12th, 2022
Enjoy board games and meeting new people? Sign up to play Heartland Strategies. We play once and month. Sign up at the Welcome Center or use the button below to email Mary Oldenkamp. Everyone is welco...  Read More
by April Beaver
Status Update - September 2022
September 9th, 2022
Find out what is happening at FRC in this extended announcement video. It includes information about reaching the 100 homes around us, changes coming to our fellowship hall, ways for you to get involv...  Read More
by April Beaver
Dutch Letters - September 24
September 5th, 2022
Women, sign up to make Dutch Letters on Saturday, September 24, at 9 am. Kathy Meendering will teach us the art of making baked Dutch Letters. Each person will leave with 2 strips of Blanket or 2 Lett...  Read More
by April Beaver
Adult Sunday School - Starts September 11
September 5th, 2022
On September 11, Adult Sunday School classes begin. In the Chapel, we will have Amazed By Creation. In this class, different members of our community will share how God's foresight and design has impa...  Read More
by April Beaver
September 4 Announcements
September 4th, 2022
April Beaver shares this week's announcements, including the start of regular Wednesday night activities and Sunday School. Niccie Kliegl also shares about her upcoming conference on September 17. To ...  Read More
by April Beaver