These are your Good Shepherd OPC announcements and worship helps for the week of March 21-27, 2016.
If you have a prayer request, please forward it to Pastor Chris to be included in the congregational prayer on Sunday morning or evening.
The Lord’s Day (March 27)
Our study is called ‘Faith of Our Fathers’ and it is an exposition of the Westminster Confession of Faith. Currently we are in chapter two, “Of God and of the Holy Trinity.” Join us as we learn who God is and how he works in this world.
There are two children’s classes which use Great Commission Publications curriculum.
Join us next Sunday as we sing special resurrection hymns like Townend and Getty’s “See, What a Morning” and for a resurrection sermon, “Jesus Christ: The Firstborn from the Dead” from Colossians 1:15-18. Invite a friend.
The evening worship service is canceled on March 27.
Join us for prayer each Wednesday evening from 7-8 pm. Please send Pastor Chris any requests that you would like us to pray for.
Westside Reformed Church invites you to their Good Friday service on March 25 at 7 pm. Their address is 3011 Harrison Ave Cincinnati, OH 45211.
The evening service for March 27 is canceled.
Grace OPC in Columbus is hosting a Youth Rally weekend On April 1-3 for all 7th-12th graders. The Rev. Jonathan Hutchison will speak. Please find the details in the flier in the church lobby.
The next fellowship lunch is on April 3 after the morning service. The theme is cold cuts. Bring cold cuts or the fixings for your favorite sandwich. The evening service begins at 2 pm on April 3. The Rev. Leo Frailey will preach in the morning and Mr. Alex Eppstein in the evening.
The Session will meet Tuesday, April 5 at 6:30 pm.
The women are meeting Friday, April 8 at 7 pm at the church for study and refreshments. The women will read The Practice of Godliness by Jerry Bridges. Please see Ananda Pienaar for more information.
The second annual Reformed in America conference is Saturday, April 16. We’ll host URCNA pastor and co-host of the White Horse Inn radio show/podcast, the Rev. Dr. Kim Riddlebarger. He’ll present our topic, “Understanding the End Times” in three lectures and a Q & A, beginning at 9 am. The cost is free with an optional $10 catered lunch. You can find out more about Dr. Riddlebarger at www.kimriddlebarger.squarespace.com.
On Sunday, April 17, there will be a joint service with Good Shepherd, Westside Reformed Church, and Redeemer Community Church at our building. The Rev. Dr. Kim Riddlebarger will preach. Afterward, we’ll have a covered dish fellowship lunch.
We need two volunteers for the conference. First we need one person to help watch over the nursery. Second, we need one person to coordinate the snacks. Please see Pastor Chris to serve.
Good Shepherd is hosting a game night on Friday April 29th at 7:00 PM. This will be a fun evening for everyone, young and old to get together for some fellowship around board games of any type. Please bring a light snack to share and bring any games you might have. Please use this opportunity to invite family and friends to join us. We plan to conclude around 9:30. Please let Marius Pienaar know if you intend to come or if you have any questions. MariusPienaar@hotmail.com or 513 453 3705.
We will join Redeemer OPC in Beavercreek for a joint service on May 29.
The scheduled week for the Presbytery of Ohio Youth Camp July 11-16. Pick up a brochure in the lobby.