Portland News

July 26, 2020

Sunday Morning Service

Prelude: Denise Wilson played “The Water Is Wide” and “Great Is the Lord Almighty” on the flute.

Special: Shawn and Jennifer Worthington and David and Victoria Heintz sang “How Can I Keep from Singing?”

Testimony: Shawn Worthington said he is thankful for his Christian heritage and that God has put a song in his heart. The Lord saved him when he was five years old and it is still just as real today as it was then. He is thankful for how God undertook for his daughter when she was born prematurely. He also said that he felt God’s leading to make a job change five years ago, and it has been a reminder that when he listens to God, things go well.

Special: Jennifer and Emmaline Worthington and Victoria Heintz (pictured above) sang “Fear Not Tomorrow.”

Scripture Reading: Darrel Lee read Luke 18:9-14.

Special: Randy Kaady sang “A Heart Like Thine.”

Sermon: Dave Lambert read Ephesians 2:4-9 for his text and spoke about grace, which could be defined as "God’s divine assistance to those who do not deserve it." He brought out that grace is available to all who will humble themselves and call on God’s name.

Watch the full service in the Media Center.