1. PRAYER REQUESTS…
We welcome your prayer requests! Please
list requests below, tear off this sheet and
put it in the offering plate today.
For Bulletin & Prayer Chain(prefer requests be for
family & friends)
Keep request confidential-to be shared with prayer
partners, staff and board only
Your Name: _________________________
General comments or special needs: ________________
Lead Pastor: Gary Spykerman - 294-1447 (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Youth Pastor: Matt Amundsen - 796-8756 (email@example.com)
Worship Arts Director: Chad Lippincott - 251-554-9955 (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Church Secretary: Judy Timmer - 399-4410 (email@example.com)
Elder of the Week: Kevin Mason - 283-4603
Deacon of the Week: Todd Crook - 848-7300
14461 James Street, Holland, MI 49424
(Sermons are available online)
Learning from God’s Word…
Growing in God’s Grace…
Reaching with God’s Love!
February 8, 2015
PASTOR GARY SPYKERMAN
Sermon Series: “www.church
(Why Weekly Worship?)”
“Suicide and Church Attendance”
t for Dale and Donna Bronsink’s granddaughter
(Dirk and Sara’s daughter) Morley, who fell last
Monday and fractured her arm. She will have a
cast for 4 weeks;
t for safety and a great time for Kay Agal who will
be leaving today to visit her daughter overseas for
t for peace and God’s healing and intervention for
the families of those who have been touched by
t for good relationships between all husbands and
wives and parents and children in our church;
t for all in our church family who have had recent
surgeries and illnesses;
t for the homebound in our church including:
Al Anderson, Mary Carmichael & Kay Everett:
t for our Prayer Families of the week: Barry, Lisa,
Nick, Noah & Luke Dekker, Doug & Marti Dibkey,
Diemer, Craig, MaryAnn, Joshua & Sarah Dykstra,
Kami, Katlin & Jacob Eshenaur, Kay Everett;
t for persecuted Christians around the world and
for safety for those serving in the military;
t for our GGF Sister Church: Rush Creek Bible
Church in Byron Center, Pastor John Spooner;
t for our Grace Missionaries Tim & Debbe Meier
serving in Zambia.
t Praise the Lord that the scan that Josiah Tummel
had for severe abdominal pain he was experiencing
last Wednesday showed nothing serious.
JUNIOR HIGH FOR GRADES 6-8 SENIOR HIGH FOR GRADES 9-12
Wednesdays 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. Sundays 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Church Office Hours
Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m.-Noon & 1:00-4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sr. High Youth Group tonight at 6:30—Dinner & Game Night!
BOWLING FOR SR. HIGH ON 2/22.
There will be a Sr. High Discipleship Team meeting after church today.
Jr. High Youth Group this Wednesday is Bowling Night at Northland Lanes!
We’ll be leaving the church at 6:35 pm and returning at 8:00. Bring $5
for bowling and extra money for food if desired.
PARENTS: Please sign up at the youth counter to bring a dish for our
Jr. High or Sr. High Dinner Nights.
Pastor Gary and Sue would like to invite the Congregation to
their home for dinner and to get to know everyone better.
TThese dinners will take place on specified Tuesdays and
Thursdays through the end of April and will be from 6:00 -
8:00 p.m. at 3916 Tall Grass East Court in Holland (near 160th
& Quincy.) This is for the whole family so bring the kids!
Please check your calendar and sign up for an evening with
the Spykermans! The sign-up sheet is located at the Welcome
Center. (Please list your children on the sign-up sheet as they
are inviting 8 guests at a time.)
Grace Gospel Fellowship Family Bible Conference
July 15-18 at Rush Creek Bible Church, 2334 76th Street, Byron Center
Four exciting days in God’s Word, joyful service and rich fellowship with believers
from across the country! Online registration is available at www.ggfusa.org.
The L.I.G.H.T.S. Coffee House is open every Sunday
before and after church in the Youth Room featuring
expresso, cappuccino, latte, mocha, fruit smoothies,
juices, and other snacks for purchase.
Regular coffee is free!
If you would like an electronic version of our 2015 Church Directory,
please email Judy at firstname.lastname@example.org and a color copy
will be emailed to you.
Several copies of the Interserve USA devotional “Discovering The Unseen”
are available on the Missions Counter.
2. WEDNESDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY Join the group this Wednesday
evening at 6:30 p.m. for “The Grace by Which We Stand” taught by Harold
Kimbel. This week’s class will be a continuation of the topic of suicide
entitled “From the Edge of Suicide to the Road to Recovery.” The class
meets in Room A-3 in the new addition.
MEN & BOYS BEAST FEAST Guys, plan to attend the Missions feast on
Friday, February 27, at 6:30 p.m. at the church. Bring a wild game dish or
any other main dish or dessert. Sign up to attend at the Missions Counter
and jot down what you plan to bring.
WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY The next women’s study, “Biblical Truths about
God, Yourself and Others” will be held in the sanctuary from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
next Sunday, February 15. Our guest speaker is Sue Spykerman! Plan to
attend, invite your friends, and enjoy some great fellowship and dessert
following the study!
LADIES DINNER & GAME NIGHT All Women are invited to dinner
at Russ’s Northside and games and snacks back at the church on Friday,
February 20. We’ll be meeting at the restaurant at 5:30 (dutch treat.)
Sign up at the Women’s Ministry Counter if you can attend. Questions,
talk to Ginny Pete, Marge Jimmerson or Judy Timmer.
Information For Your First
Time At Parkside Bible…
WE ARE HAPPY TO HAVE YOU WITH US TODAY!
PLEASE FILL OUT THE INFORMATION BELOW, TEAR
IT OFF AND TAKE IT TO THE WELCOME CENTER
LOCATED IN THE FELLOWSHIP HALL TO RECEIVE
YOUR GIFT & WELCOME PACKET OR PUT IT IN THE
OFFERING PLATE TODAY.
Email Address: __________________________________
Check if this is your first visit to Parkside
I/We have been attending since: ____________________
Did someone invite you to Parkside? Yes No
Guest of: ______________________________________
Circle all ages or grades for you and your family attending:
Preschool: 0 1 2 3 4 5
Children: K 1 2 3 4 5 6
High School 7 8 9 10 11 12
Adults: College-Age/Young Adult 25-35
36-50 51-65 66+
New to the Area? Yes No
I would like information about the following:
General Church Information Nursery Care
Men’s Ministries Women’s Ministries
Youth Ministries Music Ministries
How to become a Christian
Request call or visit from Pastor
Would you like us to pray for you in any special way?
List prayer requests on back of this tear-off.
2/8 Kasey Miles
2/9 Judy Timmer, Frankie Zwiers
2/10 Amanda Zandstra, Elise Van Kampen,
Ronda Woldring, Jenna Kuiken
2/11 Ria Nieboer, Sharon Holmquist, Emma Bean
2/13 Justin Lepper
2/14 Wesley Coppersmith
2/12 Rod & Carolyn Tummel
2/14 Dale & Donna Bronsink
2/14 Shane & Natalie Lambert
Today After Church Sr. High Discipleship Team Meeting
Tonight 5:00 pm Bible Instruction Group (B.I.G.)
Tonight 6:30 pm Sr. High Youth Group
Tues. 6:00 pm Women’s Board Meeting
Tues. 7:00 pm Volleyball at the church - All ages and all skill levels welcome!
Wed. 6:00 pm Pioneer Clubs Family Dinner Night
Wed. 6:30 pm Pioneer Clubs for age 4 & in pre-school through 5th grade
Wed. 6:30 pm Jr. High Youth Group for grades 6-8
Wed. 6:30 pm Wed. night Bible Study - Topic - Suicide
Feb. 15 9:30 am Sunday School-All ages
Feb. 15 6:00 pm Women’s Bible Study taught by Sue Spykerman
Feb. 16 7:00 pm Board Meeting
Feb. 20 5:30 pm Women’s Dinner & Game Night at Northside Russ’s
ASSISTING IN WORSHIP THIS MORNING
Ushers: Kevin & Kyle Mason, Barry & Noah Dekker Sub: Brian Mokma
Before Church Greeter: Marty & Cheryl DeHaan
After Church Greeters: Kevin Mason & Ryan Vander Haar
Welcome Center: Kathy Trantham & Sharon Hoogendoorn Library: Ella Ten Harmsel
Sunday School Nursery (9:30 am) Donna Bronsink
Infant Nursery: (10:45 am Birth-Age 2): Dawn VandenBrink, Phyllis Mars, Jerimiah Amundsen
Children’s Church (Dismissed from Service Age 3-K) Katie Poynter, Abby Pierce
Financial Team: Mike Cooke, Keith Welch, Barry Dekker, Daniel Furbush
Prayer Partners: Dale Bronsink, Dennis Klemm, Kurt Postma
ASSISTING IN WORSHIP NEXT SUNDAY
Ushers: Kevin & Kyle Mason, Barry & Noah Dekker Sub: Brian Mokma
Before Church Greeters: Tim & Dawn Tibbitts
After Church Greeters: Keith Welch & Pastor Matt Amundsen
Welcome Center: Ryan & Sally VanderHaar Library: Fay Griffin
Sunday School Nursery (9:30 am) Sally Taylor
Infant Nursery (10:45 am Birth-Age 2): Jill Welch, Lieza Klemm
Children’s Church (Dismissed from Service Age 3-K) Gwen Klemm and Family
Financial Team: Bryan Booker, Eloy Ramos, Doug Poynter, John Preikszas
Prayer Partners: Ryan VanderHaar, Tom Foulkes, Al Tennant
Caring and Sharing
2015 MISSIONS CONFERENCE
“Loving Locally. Reaching Globally.”
February 27 - March 4
See Insert in bulletin today for a list of the upcoming events!
Sign Up sheets are on the Missions Counter for the Men & Boys
Beast Feast on 2/27 at 6:30 p.m., the Women’s Missionary
Fellowship Event on 3/1 at 6:30 p.m. and the Family Outreach
Dinner Night on 3/4 at 6:00 p.m.
February 27-March 4