Portland News

January 26, 2020

Sunday Morning Service

Prelude: Emmaline Worthington played an oboe solo of “Near to the Heart of God” and “Immortal, Invisible.” The choir followed with “Mighty King.”

First Special: The choir sang “God Says You’re Gonna Make It.”

Scripture Reading: Dave Lambert read 1 Peter 5:1-11.

Last Special: Tricia Downey sang “He’s Always Been Faithful.”

Sermon: Jeff Downey (pictured above), pastor of our church in Van Buren, Arkansas, preached from 1 Peter 5:10. He gave instructions on how to be a thriving Christian, which included being subject one to another, being humble before God and man, being aware of one’s need for God each day, and being steadfast in one’s relationship with God.

Watch the full service in the Media Center.