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Ministries

Children and Youth Ministries

Education Elder: Tom Zwart

Superintendent:  Janice Luevano                                   

Asst. Superintendent:  Hannah Smolders                 

Treasurer:  James Vanden Brink    

Asst. Treasurer:  Nate Landman

 

Time:  10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

 

Schedule:  September 19 to May 8

 

Age for starting Sunday School:  3½ years by the start of the Sunday School year, or the first of January and out of diapers.  Starting times would be the first of September or January.

 

For girls 2nd through 8th Grade

 

Time:  7:00 - 8:30 p.m.

             Monday (1st & 3rd of the month)

 

Schedule:  September through April

 

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Head Counselor:  Kristi Van Voorst       

Treasurer:  Jolene Horstman 

 

Counselors:

2nd Grade

Amanda Haverhals, Lindsay Kor

3rd  & 4th Grade

Amy Davelaar, April Kooi

5th  Grade

Brynn Van Voorst, Amy Yoerger

6th  Grade

Mimi Sandbulte, Kristi Van Voorst

 7th & 8th Grade

Kelsi Noteboom, Jami Sandbulte

 

Craft Counselors:  Anita Van Ravenhorst, Fonda Post

Prayer Friends:  Mary Lou Verburg, Vicki Fischer

Kitchen:  Anita, Rashaylee & Shanelle Soodsma

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  • The mission of GEMS Girls’ Club is to help bring girls into a living, dynamic relationship with Jesus Christ.
  • We strive to carry out our mission through meeting twice a month for Bible study, crafts, and badge work.
  • For more information or to sign up, please contact Head Counselor, Kristi Van Voorst.

 

 

For boys 2nd through 8th Grade

 

Time:  7:00 - 8:30 p.m.

             Monday (1st & 3rd of the month)

 

Schedule:  September through April

 

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Head Counselor:  Steve Sandbulte                       

 

Counselors: 

Seth Haverhals

Josh Leusink

Henry A. Wolfswinkel

Tony Madsen

Austin Sandbulte

 

   

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  • The Cadets Mission Statement: Helping boys to grow more Christlike in all areas of life.
  • A typical night includes the Cadets’ motto, hymn, code, pledge, prayer, Bible study, crafts and badge work.
  • If you are interested in joining Cadets please contact Head Counselor, Steve Sandbulte.

 

 

K-6th Grade

 

Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

 

Schedule: Every Wednesday night Sept. 15 - Dec. 8

                                                      and Jan. 5 - Mar. 16

 

Purpose of LFC:

Our goal is to make disciples through relationships, games, memorizing God’s word, and learning about God’s redemptive work in our teaching time. 

 

 

COORDINATORPastor Steve, Tom Zwart

 

 

TEACHERS:

KINDERGARTEN - John Room

Alicia Wolfswinkel     

 

1st & 2nd GRADE - Paul Room

Seth Haverhals  

 

 3rd  & 4th GRADE - Andrew Room

Kristi Segar 

 

 5th  & 6th GRADE - Philip Room

Rebecca Banks 

Amanda Borchers 

 

7th - 8th Girls Bible Study

 

7th-8th Grade Girls

Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Schedule: Every Wed. night Sept. 15 - Dec. 8; Jan. 5 - Mar. 16

Location:  Moses Room

Teacher:  Jami Sandbulte & Kelsi Noteboom 

 

 

7th - 8th Boys Bible Study

 

7th-8th Grade Boys

Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Schedule: Every Wed. night Sept. 15 - Dec. 8; Jan. 5 - Mar. 16

Location:  Jr. RCYF Room

Teacher: Mark Van Voorst

 

 

9th-12th Grade

Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Schedule: Every Wed. night Sept. 15 - Dec. 8; Jan. 5 - Mar. 16

Location: Sr. RCYF Room

Teacher:  Pastor Steve

 

 

Time:               6:30 p.m. Sunday evenings

 

Schedule:         September through May

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JR RCYF

 

For 7th & 8th grade    Meet in Jr. RCYF Room

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Sponsors:

Ross & Nikki Hulstein (2019 - ’22) 

Shawn & Jami Sandbulte (2020 - ’23)     

Tom and Edan Bomgaars (2021 - ’24) 

                   

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Vision Statement:

Our vision is to be senders of youth into the world, who are on mission for God, equipped to grow in their faith and connected to the body of Christ.

In RCYF we meet regularly as young people to teach scriptures and to serve; all through group time and participating in various fundraisers and outings.

 

Time:               6:30 p.m. Sunday evenings

 

Schedule:         September through May

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SR RCYF

 

For all High School students     Meet in Sr. RCYF Room

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Sponsors:

Sean & Kassidy Robinson  (2019-’22)

Tim & Julie Bomgaars (2020-’23) 

Beau Van Voorst (2020-’23) 

Brad & Kayti Beukelman (2021-’24) 

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Vision Statement:

Our vision is to be senders of youth into the world, who are on mission for God, equipped to grow in their faith and connected to the body of Christ.

In RCYF we meet regularly as young people to teach scriptures and to serve; all through group time and participating in various fundraisers and outings.

 

 

Adult Ministries

1st & 3rd Wednesday

    7:00 p.m. in the Chapel

Led by an elder 

2nd & 4th Wednesday

    7:30 a.m. in the Consistory Room 

Men of all ages are welcome to come and pray with us.

The purpose of Carmel Women’s Ministry

TO GLORIFY GOD

 

We as Carmel Church Women unite in

 

Devoting ourselves to Jesus Christ,

Discipling one another in love,

Developing a responsibility for mission

through the enabling power of the HOLY SPIRIT

 

 

2021 WOMEN’S MINISTRIES EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

 

President - Melinda Nibbelink

 

Decorating Coordinator - Tasha Oostra 

Decorating Assistant  - Jayden Pieper

 

Secretary - Heather Sas

 

Treasurer - Linda Valentine 

 

Service

Jolene Horstman 

Janice Luevano 

Carmen Maassen

Tonia Woudstra

                                                       

Librarians

Heidi Vande Zandschulp (Head Librarian)

Jan De Jong

Nicole Vanden Brink

 

 

NOMINATING COMMITTEE

LaVonne Van Essen ’21 Doree Wolfswinkel ’21

Deb Vander Weide ’22  Alicia Wolfswinkel ’22

Kayti Beukelman ’23     Nikki Bomgaars ’23

 

 

Each of the above offices is for a two year term, except for the Nominating Committee, which is a three year term. All newly elected officer’s terms begin the first of the year.

 

 

 

To encourage spiritual growth and to build deep and caring relationships with each other with a Christ-centered focus.

 

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