Portland News

February 3, 2019

Sunday Morning Service

Prelude: A brass ensemble played, “The Holy City” and “Ode to Joy.” The choir then sang “I Stand Amazed,” accompanied by the brass.

First Special: Gary and Kristi Riler sang “Press on.”

Scripture Reading: Darrel Lee read Matthew 13:3-9.

Last Special: Michael McCarville sang “One Day” with “When We All Get to Heaven.”

Sermon: Using James 1:25 for his text, Dave Lambert spoke of the importance of “hearing” in a spiritual sense, and he gave four principles that make a good listener, which included listening intentionally, attentively, open and honestly, and actively.

Watch the full service in the Media Center.