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March 12, 2021

Remember to spring ahead this weekend!
The Nursery is open for children 3 years old - Kindergarten, and Sunday School is open for children in 1st-5th grade. This ministry is made possible by our amazing volunteers, and we need helpers! If you are interested in serving in Children's Ministry, please email MO at

Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.”
Matthew 19:14
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Please be in prayer for the Zeedyk's, Peter & Katie, Max, Jackson and Sam (9504 Jack Pine Dr., West Olive 49460) following the death of Peter's sister, Katy Zeedyk (43), on March 9th.

Kara (Joshua) Higgs’ (53 W. McKinley, Zeeland) grandfather, Milton Steketee (95), passed away on March 8th.  Please pray for peace and comfort for Kara and her family.  

We express our sympathy to Bev & Larry VandenBosch (7324 Tyler St., Hudsonville 49426), Mike & Jean, Kennedy and Lane VandenBosch (4490 104th Ave., Zeeland) and Becky & Eric, Cohen and Easton VanderZwaag (9903 Polk St., Zeeland) following the passing of Bev’s mom, Dorothy Dreyer (95) on March 6th.  Visitation will be 10-10:45 am Saturday, March 13, at Faith United Reformed Church, 8270 120th Ave, West Olive with her funeral service to follow at 11 am. 

Karla Reeves (39), daughter-in-law of Gord & Shirley Reeves, is recovering after a biopsy of a BB-sized mass on her brainstem. Doctors are not referring to it as a stroke at this time.  Please pray for her recovery.  

Barb Graveling (257 Taft St., Zeeland) began 10 days of radiation treatments on March 10th.  Please pray they will be effective and for restored strength for Barb.  

Rick DeVisser (286 Dartmouth, Holland 49423) will be meeting with a radiologist on March 17th to help determine the best course of treatment for his prostate cancer diagnosis. 

Jay Kloosterman (219 S. State St., Zeeland) will have stent(s) put in on March 18th at Meijer Heart Center due to an aneurysm of the aorta.  

Jodi Ensing (10936 2 Trax Trl, West Olive 49460) is waiting patiently for a surgery date to remove the mass on her ovary. 

Melissa VanHoven (9000 Ransom, Zeeland) is home and on minimal oxygen currently. Praise the Lord!  Thank you for all your prayers, expressions of concerns, meals, and thoughtfulness during this past four-month journey.  

Jeanne Sovienski’s (767 S. Meadow Ct., Holland 49423) granddaughter, Brittnee, hopes to have the trach removed soon if she continues to show improvement.  

We appreciate the thoughtful expressions of sympathy to our family after the passing of Dawn’s stepfather, Jim Bosman. It has surely brought us comfort during this difficult time.  Thank you!   Rick & Dawn Petzak

I would like to say “thank you so much” to the congregation for your prayers and acts of kindness shown me over the past several months as I dealt with pain and struggled to get around.  You’ve done so much for me – thank you!  Rose Houtman

Thank you to Pastors Trent and Kurt for the wonderful message at Clyde's funeral.  Thank you to the congregation for all the caring calls, cards, visits and food brought in after Clyde's passing.  All was very much appreciated.  Dorothy Poll

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