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Our offering today is for Friendship Ministries. Friendship Ministries is a not-for-profit organization that exists to help churches and organizations around the world share God’s love with people who have intellectual disabilities. Their mission is to provide resources that support faith formation and congregational inclusion for individuals with intellectual disabilities. Their vision is people with and without intellectual disabilities growing deeper in their relationship with God and with each other in community together.

Next Sunday, August 20th we will take an offering for Central Alberta Youth Unlimited/Youth for Christ. The mission of Youth for Christ is to participate in the body of Christ in responsible evangelism of youth, presenting them with the person, work and teachings of Christ and leading them into the local church. Central Alberta Youth Unlimited/Youth for Christ we see the hope and potential in every young person.


God’s People Gather

Gathering Songs: Worship team


*Call to Worship: Psalm 23:1-3,6

*Silent Prayer: The Steadfast Love of the Lord

*God Greets Us & We Greet Each Other

*Opening Song: Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing

We See God’s Grace

Apostles’ Creed in unison

Prayer of Confession

Assurance of Pardon: Isaiah 43:1-3a

Song of Thanksgiving: Protector of My Soul

Children’s Message: Wayne Bouwman

Preschool children are dismissed for Sunday school

Song of Approach: PH 591:1-3

Savior, Like a Shepherd Lead Us

God Speaks to Us

Scripture: Ezekiel 34:1-6, John 10:1-21

Text: John 10:3

Message: He Knows My Name by Pastor Jerry Hoytema

God’s People Respond with Gratitude

*Song of Response: He Knows My Name

Congregational Prayer

Offerings: General Fund & Friendship Ministries

We Leave to Serve


*Doxology: Benediction

Food for Thought: Augustine once wrote in a letter that "you should not begin to pray for all you want until you realize that in God you have all you need." Psalm 73:25


Next Sunday, August 27th

We welcome Elder Terry Vandenborn as he leads us in worship.


The Fellowship Ministry Leadership team is inviting you to join us for a Potluck lunch after church next Sunday, August 27th. Please bring a salad or dessert to share with fellow members and guests. In order to share with guests, we ask you to bring enough for your family plus a couple more. Hamburgers and buns will be provided.