Portland News

January 10, 2020

Friday Evening Service

Prelude: Josh Friesen played a trumpet solo of “Amazing Grace.” A young men’s ensemble (pictured above) then sang “Step Into the Water.”

Featured Testimonies: Rob Moen was thankful that God takes his burdens away when he leans on Him. Amanda Friesen shared how God worked things out when she found out recently that her hours at work were getting cut, but that actually opened the door for her to become the new art teacher, which gave her more hours than before and fulfilled a long-time dream. Savannah Lee gave thanks for the times God has filled her with peace, especially in moments when she was stressed out. Joyce Ewers told how the Lord saved, sanctified, and baptized her, and expressed thanksgiving that as she leans on Him daily, He helps her.

First Special: The choir sang “I’ve Never Loved Him Better.”

Last Special: Jennifer Worthington sang “He Already Sees.”

Sermon: Bob Downey brought the message from Psalm 100:1-5, reminding his listeners of the joy and peace found in Jesus, and encouraging them to be determined to serve Him no matter what, expecting victories in this New Year.

Watch the full service in the Media Center.