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Friday Morning Bible Teaching

July 12, 2019

Prelude: Timothy Dotun (pictured above) played “Concerto No. 2, Third Movement” and “O My Soul, Bless Thou Jehovah” on the flute, followed by a vocal ensemble from Australia singing “O the Blood of Jesus” with “There is Power in the Blood.”

Featured testimonies: Laura Pichardo said she is thankful to be at Portland camp meeting for the first time, and that God saved her soul fifty-two years ago. Lucinda Hersisia testified that she and her...

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Friday Evening Service

July 12, 2019

Prelude: Jane Ewers played a violin solo of “Someone is Praying for You,” “Swing Low,” and “Down By the Riverside.” Following this, a ladies’ sextet (pictured above) sang “Joy Unspeakable.”

Featured Testimonies: Maria Green was thankful that this camp meeting she has seen prayers answered, and she is looking forward to seeing more. Rodica Musgrave expressed gratitude that she had the blessing to pray with her son this camp meeting as he prayed through to...

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Friday Youth Service

July 12, 2019

Prelude: The youth orchestra played, “I Love You, Lord,” and “A Little Talk with Jesus.” The choir then sang “He Made a Way for Me.”

Featured Testimonies: Kyra Charles shared how she lost an uncle to cancer two years ago, and a few days later a friend died in a car accident, but the Lord was there to comfort her and brought her through that difficult time. Ethan Baros (pictured above) thanked God for saving him at the...

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Thursday Evening Service

July 11, 2019

Prelude: Gary Riler played “The Water is Wide” and “Down By the Riverside” on the saxophone, followed by a Riler/Hancock male quartet singing “Yes, I Know.”

Featured testimonies: Mark Worthington said he is thankful for his legacy in the Gospel, and for the privilege of having his five children and fourteen grandchildren at camp meeting. Daniel Gruszczyk (pictured above) testified that he came to the Apostolic Faith Church around nine years ago, and God saved...

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Thursday Morning Bible Teaching

July 11, 2019

Prelude: A flute, violin, and cello ensemble from the Philippines played a medley of “I Love You, Lord” and “My Jesus, I Love Thee,” followed by “Lord, I Lift Your Name on High” with “All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name.” Then a Ruiz mixed quartet (pictured above) sang “Make a Way” with violin, cello, and piano accompaniment.

Featured testimonies: Colton McCarville testified that God saved him on Memorial Day and he received his sanctification...

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Wednesday Evening Service

July 10, 2019

Prelude: A ladies’ flute ensemble played “Come Lovely Spring,” “Marching to Zion,” and “Praise to the Lord, the Almighty.” A ladies’ choir then sang “I Found the Joy.”

Testimonies: Holly Lambert testified that this camp meeting she prayed for a hunger for the baptism of the Holy Ghost, and the Lord took away her fears concerning it. Rosie Lambert said after receiving her sanctification and baptism, she let some consecrations and the Gospel become less...

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Wednesday Youth Service

July 10, 2019

Prelude: The youth orchestra played “Brethren We have Met to Worship” and “Come, Now is the Time to Worship.” Then the choir sang “Isn’t the Name.”

Featured Testimonies: Caleb Reid testified that recently he got a concussion while playing football and couldn’t remember his friends or how to read music, but he leaned on God and he has recovered. Bolu Ajanaku thanked God for the privilege of sharing the Gospel with others and for traveling mercies when ...

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Wednesday Morning Bible Teaching

July 10, 2019

Prelude: Pianist Ire Oladummi played “Gigue” and then the Nigerian choir sang “Sing Praises.”

Featured testimonies: Sibonakele Tshuma shared how the Lord saved, sanctified, and baptized him and kept him while he was in China for three years and then in Australia for school. Stephanie Reid praised God for thirty-one years of victory, and said that even in times of seemingly desperate situations, God is in control; He has never let her down and never...

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Tuesday Evening Service

July 9, 2019

Prelude: A brass group played “A Childhood Hymn,” and “Praise Medley.” Then the choir sang, “I’m Standing on the Rock.”

Featured Testimonies: Steve Hopper stated that he is thankful for the Blood of Jesus and that it never changes. Josh Friesen was thankful he is saved and that it has been two years since the Lord sanctified him. Joyce Harris (pictured above) shared how, as a teenager, she was undone and unworthy, so she went...

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Tuesday Morning Bible Teaching

July 9, 2019

Prelude: A youth double quartet played “Prestissimo” from Sinfonia VI in E Flat and “More Precious than Silver” on string instruments.

Featured Testimonies: Mathieu Bobo testified how he was brought into the Gospel in 1967, and the Lord healed and saved him. Since then, God brought him from the Republic of Benin, to Paris, France, to help with the work of God there. Fecu Commandant testified that he was born in a family that worshipped ...

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