Portland News

November 3, 2017

Friday Evening Service

Prelude: The junior orchestra played “I’m Gonna Sing, Sing, Sing!” and “Lord, I Lift Your Name on High.” Isaiah Nedelcu then sang “I Have Decided to Follow Jesus.”

Featured Testimonies: Michael Mathews said he was thankful he could point back to a time and place where the Lord saved him, and that He has kept him. Cassy Mathews said they are doing well in Port Angeles, and she is thankful for her roots in Portland and the saints who helped her as she was growing as a young Christian. Rodica Musgrave mentioned her recent trip to Romania, sharing how the presence of the Lord could be felt in each service, even though some of the groups are very small.

First Special: The choir (pictured) sang “Changed in the Twinkling of an Eye.”

Last Special: Savannah Lee sang “There Is a Savior.”

Sermon: Randy Baltzell preached from Genesis 8:18-21, encouraging those in attendance by relating that the prayers from an honest heart are a sweet savor to God – He hears them and will work in that person’s life.

Watch the full service in the Media Center.