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Sunday Morning Service

June 30, 2019

Prelude: The orchestra played “This is My Father’s World” and “Glorious Is Thy Name.” The combined choir joined, singing “Let Your Glory Fall.”

First Special: Shana Bishop, Randy Macomber, and Dana DeBusk (pictured above) sang “I Will Praise You.”

Scripture Reading: Onias Gumbo read from 1 Kings 10:4-5.

Last Special: The choir, featuring Imelda Nedelcu as soloist, sang “Ancient Words” accompanied by the orchestra.

Sermon: Darrel Lee used 1 Kings 10:4-5 to tell how the queen of Sheba came with elaborate gifts to investigate...

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Sunday Evening Service

June 23, 2019

Prelude: Janice Calhoun and Sungun Yune played a piano/keyboard duet of “Down from His Glory.” Then Peter Moberg and Christina Larrechea (pictured above) sang “The Heart of Worship.”

Featured Testimonies: Maya Nedelcu stated that she was sanctified the week before camp meeting two years ago, and the following week, during camp meeting, the Lord filled her with His Holy Spirit. Milton O’Neil testified that June 18, 1961, in Medford, Oregon, he prayed and God made...

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Sunday Morning Service

June 23, 2019

Prelude: The string section of the orchestra played “As the Deer” and “Great Is the Lord.” The choir then sang “Be Exalted, O God.”

First Special: The Canaan Bound quartet sang “John Saw.”

Scripture Reading: Dave Lambert read Isaiah 40:1-10.

Last Special: Caleb Copko sang “Draw Me Nearer,” accompanied by Diana Lambert on the cello.

Sermon: Darrel Lee used Isaiah 40:6-8 for his text, urging his listeners to prepare their hearts for the Lord–whether in repentance as sinners, or deeper consecration...

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Father's Day Service

June 16, 2019

The Sunday morning service on Father’s Day began with the orchestra playing “This Is My Father’s World,” and then a men’s choir sang “Let the Flame Burn Brighter” with Michael McCarville as soloist. Later the Moberg family, including Peter, Laura, Julia, and Eli sang “The Father’s Song,” with Claire accompanying on the clarinet. The lyrics stated, “The Father's song, The Father's love; You sung it over me and for eternity; It's written on my...

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Sunday Evening Service

June 16, 2019

Prelude: A brass quartet played “Shout to the Lord,” and “Hallelujah for the Blood.” The choir then sang, “Blessed Be the Rock.”

Featured Testimonies: Austin Baltzell was thankful for his father and two grandfathers that have shown him how powerful and important prayer is, and also that last weekend God blessed him with a wife who is perfect for him. Charlene Cook shared how she was unhappy and angry with her situation in life, but...

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Friday Evening Youth Focus

June 14, 2019

The young people met at the Fellowship Lodge for an evening that started with a meal of pork tacos, baked beans, and mac and cheese. After dinner Caleb Copko led the group in singing several songs, ending with “Wonderful Peace.” Prayer requests were taken before the group was led in prayer.

The study topic for the evening was based on Ephesians 6:12-13, “For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, ...

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Friday Evening Bible Study

June 14, 2019

Tom Pricskett taught the second session on doctrines from the Highlighting Our Heritage series. This section included the doctrines of marriage, water baptism, the Lord’s Supper and foot washing. Beginning with Titus 2:1 he read, “But speak thou the things which become sound doctrine,” and explained what doctrine is: not just any person’s teachings, but teachings from the Word of God. Doctrine outlines the steps necessary to follow Jesus and gives guidance...

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Tuesday Evening Service

June 11, 2019

Prelude: David Warberg played “Feeling Mighty Fine” on the tuba.

Featured Testimonies: Ray Dickey shared how the Lord reached out to him after he had wandered away from the Gospel, and when he told the Lord, “If You’ll help me, I’ll serve You,” the Lord saved him. Rosie Lambert thanked the Lord for His help when she was struggling with a problem a few weeks ago, giving her words of encouragement (which she later found...

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Sunday Evening Service

June 9, 2019

Prelude: Shawn Worthington played an organ solo of “Dwelling in Beulah Land.” A men’s quartet then sang “I Can See the Hand of the Father.”

Featured Testimonies: Tom Lambert told how he was raised in the Gospel and was able to raise his children in the Gospel as well, and he is thankful it is still the same today. Betty Lambert shared how she requested prayer for her health a few weeks ago and immediately she started to...

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