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Thursday Morning Bible Teaching

July 12, 2018

Prelude: Jaewon Yune played “I Need Thee Every Hour” and “What a Friend” on the violin. Then a South Korean ladies’ quartet sang “My Jesus, I Love Thee,” in Korean.

Featured Testimonies: Titus Itanola was thankful Jesus saved his soul, sanctified, and baptized him, and has kept him together with his wife in love and unity for about forty years. Mason Chasteen said Tuesday night the Lord sanctified him and afterward his friends could notice...

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Wednesday Evening Service

July 11, 2018

Prelude: A flute ensemble played “A Little Joy” and “Hopak.” Then a Southern Oregon choir sang “Giving Him Praise.”

Featured Testimonies: Diane James (pictured above) shared how she was saved at six years old and the Lord gave her such joy. Julia Rael told how lately the devil had been fighting her, telling her that she didn’t really receive her sanctification or even her salvation, but she prayed and the other morning the Lord gave...

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Wednesday Youth Service

July 11, 2018

Prelude: The youth orchestra played “Come, Now Is the Time to Worship,” and “Let the Redeemed of the Lord Say So.” The choir sang “Open Up the Heavens.”

Featured Testimonies: Annika Ewers said the Lord saved her in April, and last night she received her sanctification and baptism. Denisa Budean was thankful God saved her about ten years ago, and that even when her plans don’t come together, God has a plan for her life that is best....

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Wednesday Morning Bible Teaching

July 11, 2018

Prelude: Dew Fiegalan and Jose Ruiz played a cello duet of “The Water Is Wide,” “When I Survey the Wondrous Cross,” and “A Shelter in the Time of Storm.” Then young men’s group from the Philippines sang “Whom Shall I Fear (God of Angel Armies).”

Featured Testimonies: Zenaida Ruiz thanked the Lord for saving her in 1963, and for healing her nine years ago of cancer. Esther Ogunfowomu thanked the Lord for saving, sanctifying, and...

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Tuesday Evening Service

July 10, 2018

Prelude: A brass ensemble played “Steal Away” and “Wonderful Grace of Jesus.” Then a ladies’ quartet sang “Bread Upon the Water.”

Testimonies: Boniface Osunkwo testified that when God saved him, he changed his ambitions, and although he came to America with nothing, God has given him a family and a desire to be what God wants him to be. Lisa DeBusk said a sermon during camp meeting prompted her granddaughter to ask if she was ...

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Tuesday Morning Bible Teaching

July 10, 2018

Prelude: A string orchestra from the churches in Oceanside, New York; Worth, Illinois; Pullman, Washington; and Calgary, Alberta, Canada, played “Shout to the Lord” and “Lord, I Lift Your Name on High.” Then a vocal ensemble from the same churches sang “Days of Elijah.”

Testimonies: Cynthia Fasola testified that she was born on the last day of a camp meeting in Nigeria, and throughout her life she has had a desire to serve God. Bolu...

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Western Europe Work Presentation

July 9, 2018

On Monday evening, July 9, camp meeting attendees were invited to view a media presentation featuring the Apostolic Faith Work in Western Europe. The work there started with a group in London in the 1970s, and now comprises thirty churches and groups spread across the UK, Ireland, Scotland, Germany, Spain, France, Italy, Denmark, and the Netherlands.

The presentation related the history of the work in the area, starting when Victor Okunsanya and his family moved...

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Sunday Evening Service

July 8, 2018

Prelude: The orchestra played “Shall We Gather at the River?” and “We’re Marching to Zion.” The choir sang “The Glorious City of God,” accompanied by the orchestra.

Featured Testimonies: Deborah Brenner said she was feeling in need of revival this camp meeting and Lord undertook for that need. Nikita Jones shared that she recently lost something but after she prayed the Lord helped her find it. Matthew Reid said he received his sanctification that morning....

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Sunday Youth Service

July 8, 2018

Prelude: The orchestra played “Here I Am to Worship” and “Mighty Is Our God.” The choir sang “Big, Mighty God.”

Featured Testimonies: Julianne Luka gave God glory for sanctifying her that morning. Katia Fedosov (pictured above) rejoiced that God lifted a burden and also baptized her with the Holy Ghost on Friday night. Olamide Osa said she also received her baptism on Friday night. Timothy Folarin was thankful the Lord reassured him that he has...

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Sunday Morning Service

July 8, 2018

Prelude: The orchestra played “How Beautiful” and “All Glory, Laud and Honor.” The orchestra then accompanied the choir as they sang “The Glory of God.”

First Special: Rosie Lambert and Roxie Rael (pictured above) sang “Where Your Glory Dwells.”

Scripture Reading: Muyiwa Olamijulo read Acts 17:1-9.

Last Special: The choir sang “Give Me Jesus,” with orchestral accompaniment.

Sermon: Using 1 Thessalonians 4:3-7 for his text, Darrel Lee described the experience of sanctification, urging those who are saved to seek for this important ...

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