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Tuesday Evening Service

September 17, 2019

Prelude: Josh Friesen played “Fill My Cup, Lord,” and “Glory to His Name,” on the trumpet.

Featured testimonies: Jim Snider shared how the Lord saved him when he was twenty-one, and delivered him from drugs, alcohol, and a rock-and-roll lifestyle. Kristi Riler spoke of a situation that had come up suddenly that day and was scary, but she asked people to pray, and as she waited at her appointment, she felt the peace of God...

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Sunday Evening Service

September 15, 2019

Prelude: A brass ensemble played “The Blood Will Never Lose Its Power” and “Leaning On the Everlasting Arms.” A men’s quartet followed by singing “Keep On the Firing Line.”

Featured Testimonies: Gary Riler rehearsed how he was invited to a camp meeting where he heard the Gospel, and said he is thankful for the complete change God made in his heart when He forgave his sins. Karen Lambert said the Lord called and saved her...

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Sunday Morning Service

September 15, 2019

Prelude: The orchestra played “It Is Well with My Soul” and “God of Grace and God of Glory.” The combined choir joined the accompaniment orchestra and sang “Blessed Jesus.”

First Special: The octet sang “Mercy Saw Me.”

Scripture Reading: Dave Lambert read from John 3:1-8.

Last Special: Michael McCarville sang “For What Earthly Reason?”

Sermon: Darrel Lee preached from John 3:1-2 where Jesus told Nicodemus, “Ye must be born again,” meaning he needed a spiritual birth to be born into the ...

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Friday Evening Service

September 13, 2019

Prelude: Emmaline Worthington (pictured above) played an oboe solo including “Here I Am to Worship” and “God of Wonders.”

Featured Testimonies: Jodie Hinkle told about two miraculous, recent answers to prayer and also one that happened several years ago. Susan Baltzell praised the Lord for answering her prayer for help to find her personal identification that was lost in the Chicago airport. Terri Hoskin was thankful that God healed her from a serious infection caused...

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Sunday Evening Service

September 8, 2019

Prelude: Kristi Riler played “Change My Heart, O God,” and “The Solid Rock,” on the piano. Jillian and Chris Luka (pictured above) then sang “Another Time, Another Place.”

Featured Testimonies: Ann McCarville told how she broke her foot in January, and had expected it to be recovered by August when she and her son had a trip planned, but when that time arrived she was still feeling pain. However, God took away the pain the...

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Sunday Morning Service

September 8, 2019

Prelude: The orchestra played “His Eye Is on the Sparrow” and “I Sing the Mighty Power of God.” Following this, the choir sang “Honor the Lord Medley,” with orchestral accompaniment.

First Special: Emmaline and Mikayla Worthington and Victoria Heintz sang “When God Dips His Pen of Love in My Heart,” with Caleb Copko accompanying them on the bass and Andrea Gaston on the guitar.

Scripture Reading: Darrel Lee read Matthew 14:22-33.

Last Special: Caleb Copko (pictured above)...

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Friday Evening Youth Service

September 6, 2019

Prelude: The youth orchestra played “I Will Call Upon the Lord.” The choir then sang “Loud Enough to Wake the Dead.”

Featured Testimonies: Julianne Luka shared how the Lord called some consecrations out of her life this year, and when she finally gave them to Him, she felt Him in her life like never before. Riley Friesen (pictured above) told how he had been busy and began to miss spending time with Christian friends, and...

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Sunday Evening Service

September 1, 2019

Prelude: Gary Riler played “Amazing Grace,” “Jesus Loves Me,” and “At Calvary,” on the saxophone. The choir then sang “Trumpet Sound Medley.”

Featured Testimonies: Holly Lambert shared how she recently found out that her future school plans fell through, and she doesn’t even know what her options are at this point, but she is not worried or stressed because the Lord has given her a calm assurance that He will take care of her. Diana Lambert ...

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Sunday Morning Service

September 1, 2019

Prelude: Sungun Yune played “Fill My Cup, Lord,” and “Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee,” on the organ. The choir followed with “This Is the Time I Must Sing.”

First Special: Gary and Kristi Riler (pictured above) sang “The Strength of the Lord.”

Scripture Reading: Tom Pricskett read John 18:33-38.

Last Special: Deborah Brenner sang “Fill My Cup, Lord.”

Sermon: Dave Lambert preached from John 18:38, describing what truth is and is not, in relation to the Gospel.

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