This Week at Calvin 11/16/2023

Sunday, November 20th, Calvin CRC welcomes all to a time that has been set aside for the public
worship of God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit! Worship begins at 10 AM at 326 7t St SE, Le Mars.
Before worship, all are invited to study God’s Word at 9:00 AM in the Fellowship Hall. Classes for all
ages is provided.
This Sunday Calvin celebrates communion. As we prepare to celebrate communion, we ask God for the
proper spirit in which to celebrate the sacrament.
As is tradition, on communion Sundays we urge our members to contribute to the Christian Needs
Ministry. The November Needs include canned vegetables; canned fruit; hamburger/tuna helper;
peanut butter; rice; pasta sauce; toilet paper; shampoo; cleaning products. Place items in the blue
barrel in narthex.
Pastor Brian Hofman concludes his series of sermons on Ecclesiastes. This Sunday his text is from
Ecclesiastes 12: 9-14. The songs of praise will be: “God of the Ages”, “Praise to the Lord, the Almighty”,
“Ancient Words”, and “Behold the Lamb.” Miriam Hector will provide the prelude and the
accompaniment of hymns on piano and organ.
This Sunday is a Special Offering for Youth For Christ.
Our Annual Thanksgiving supper is Sunday, November 26, at 5:00 PM. Ham, turkey, and potatoes
have been donated. We ask everyone to bring a dish to share. “Four for Him” a men’s quartet will
entertain us after the meal.
A Thanksgiving Eve service will be held at 6:30 November 23 rd . The service will include testimonies in
which people look back at the year past and publicly recount God’s grace and deeds, give thanks for
answered prayers, and acknowledge God’s guidance and leadership as we continue living our lives for
Services may be seen on YouTube, on our website at, or by listening to a CD.

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