Portland News

October 4, 2019

Friday Evening Service

Prelude: The orchestra played “Oh, I Want to Know You More” and “Great Is the Lord.” The combined choir then sang “The Solid Rock,” with orchestral accompaniment.

Featured Testimonies: Rob Parker testified of the peace God gave him when he was saved at age fifteen, and that He has been with him in all the decisions of life. Nikita Jones told how the enemy had been attacking her mind but the Lord led her to focus on Scripture, and when she did, the bad thoughts left. Heidi Sletmoe gave thanks for peace and protection when someone almost rear-ended her as she was driving to Portland for special meetings.

First Special: A men’s quartet sang “When We All Get Together with the Lord.”

Last Special: Caleb Copko sang “Master of the Wind.”

Sermon: Greg Bishop, visiting from Chehalis, Washington, preached from 2 Peter 3:10-14 on the importance of spending time and effort to grow in the Lord, saying that what will matter in eternity is only what one does for Him in this life.

Watch the full service in the Media Center.