To access Community Church's telephone prayer line, please call (616) 772-5988
Christina DeGroot, mother of Larry (Kim) DeGroot, passed away on September 20. Visitation is scheduled from 2-4pm and 6-8pm on Thursday, September 22, at Yntema Funeral Home. The funeral will be held at 1:30pm Friday at Bethel CRC in Zeeland.
Robert Timmer passed away on September 17. Our sympathy is extended to his children, Rachel Baker and Amanda (David) Prins and family. The funeral was held on September 21.
Our condolences are extended to the family of Lynette Bell, who passed away on September 15. To her husband, Matt; children Landon, Bailey, Elliot, and Lila; her father, Dan Maly; siblings, Angela & Dimitri; mother-in-law, Marilyn Bell; and many additional family members and close friends.
Congratulations to Tony & Holly Bazan with the birth of their daughter, Ruthee Cora, on September 15.
Jane Ramaker is hospitalized with a blood clot in her lung as well as an infection.
Gretchen Wolters had hip replacement surgery today (Thursday).
Jack Machiela is recovering from last week's knee replacement surgery.
Matt Twork had a procedure to stimulate his spinal cord on September 19.
Jim Meekhof is scheduled for open heart surgery on September 29.
Judy Nykamp's neck surgery has been rescheduled for October 5.
Ongoing Prayer Items
Larry Geuder: Continued testing for undiagnosed illness
Gary Lemmen: Liver cancer
Graham Muilenburg: Brittle bone disease
Jilayne Allen: Oakcrest Manor -- continuing care following a stroke
If you find yourself moved with compassion when you hear the heartache of others, you probably have gifts that would make you a great care pastor. These people make periodic phone calls on church members seeking ways that the church can care for and pray for them.