Catechism and Adult Classes
-Catechism/Sunday School Assignments:
For December 12
Adult Class: Westminster Confession Chapter 25
Older Class: Lessons 9-10
Younger Class: Lesson 10
Sunday School: Isaiah 9:6a
Bible Study Groups
Women: Ephesians 6
The Annual Meeting: this week Tuesday, Dec. 7 starting at 7:30 PM. All male members are encouraged to come.
Trinitarian Bible Society Thursday December 9 7:00 PM presentation by Elder Greendyk in the multi-purpose room at NRCS.
The Youth Activity Committee from the Iowa churches invites our young people to join them for their monthly activities for 10th graders and up. The next activity is in Sioux Falls on December 2 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at Great Shots in Sioux Falls. Please sign up with Jaron and Anne Vande Hoef. (712-441-4934) Cost is $15.
Seniors Afternoon: The NRC high school students will be hosting an afternoon coffee time for seniors, 60 years and older, on Wednesday, December 8 at 2:00 p.m. They plan to sing Psalters and have a light lunch. Location: mini-gym at the NRC school in Rock Valley, IA
The Timothy Young Adult Group of Franklin Lakes/Clifton, NJ is organizing a weekend for young adults (post-high school) on January 6-8, 2022, D.V. Rev. H. de Leeuw and Rev. Vogelaar hope to give the topics and various activities are being planned. For additional information and to register, please visit www.timothy.groupnrc.org (password January2022)
Other Congregational Items:
Duos for the December 7 meeting are as follows:
The office bearers whose terms expire are:
Mr. Norm deWit and Mr. Craig TImmer
The duo nominated for deacon is:
Mr. Norm deWit and Mr. Tom Johnson
The consistory has decided that there will be no duo for elder at this time and we will continue with only one. There will be a discussion on this at the meeting.
There will also be a decision made at the meeting concerning the duo of ministers and the path going forward. Again, we encourage all male members to be present in order to contribute to these discussions.