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Tuesday Evening Service

February 18, 2020

Prelude: Ginger Patan (pictured above) sang “You Are My All in All,” while accompanying herself on the piano.

Featured Testimonies: Mackenzie Ewers said last night she was preparing for an online quiz, and then this morning realized she had the quiz time incorrect, so she started it very late, but the Lord helped her and she still got a good score. Elizabeth Buliga gave thanks for the example of the older saints, and how...

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Sunday Evening Service

February 16, 2020

Prelude: Janice Calhoun played the piano and Sungun Yune played the keyboard in a duet which included “He Looked Beyond My Fault” and “I Feel Like Traveling On.” A ladies’ choir then sang “Standin’ in the Need of Prayer.”

Featured Testimonies: Dan Hall praised the Lord for saving him and for His faithfulness to provide his needs. Victoria Heintz thanked God for protection from a serious accident, and also for God’s peace after receiving...

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Sunday Morning Service

February 16, 2020

Prelude: The brass played “A Closer Walk” and “Brethren, We Have Met to Worship.” The choir followed by singing “Let All the People Sing Praise.”

First Special: A ladies' group sang “The Lord is the Strength of My Life.”

Scripture Reading: Dave Lambert read 2 Corinthians 10:4.

Last Special: Rosie Lambert sang “The Lighthouse.”

Sermon: Michael Ivany (pictured above), pastor in Englee, Newfoundland, Canada, used 2 Corinthians 10:4 for his text, saying Christians receive an arsenal of spiritual weapons when...

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Friday Evening Service

February 14, 2020

Prelude: Marcus Luka, Henry Parker, and Sam Cantrell played a trombone trio of “We’ve a Story to Tell to the Nations.” The choir followed by singing “Praise Him Medley.”

Baby Dedication: Annika Scarlet Ross, daughter of Troy and Caitlyn, was dedicated (pictured above). Dave Lambert read from Mark 10:13-16, and then Terry Ross, from Medford, Oregon, led the prayer of dedication for his granddaughter.

Featured Testimonies: Anna Ross was thankful that her Aunt Audrey Hinkle...

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Tuesday Evening Service

February 11, 2020

Prelude: Josh Friesen played a  classical piece and “Great and Mighty” on his trumpet, accompanied by Sungun Yune on the piano.

Testimonies: Cheryl Downey gave thanks for God’s help when the flight she and her husband were scheduled to take was delayed, causing concern that they would miss his mother’s burial. They prayed and a flight was found to help them arrive on time. Joe Friesen related that traumatic events have happened in his...

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Sunday Evening Service

February 9, 2020

Prelude: The orchestra played “Goodness and Mercy” and “Happiness Is the Lord.” The choir followed with “I’ll Put on a Crown.”

Featured testimonies: Larry Montgomery (pictured above) told how as a young person he had wanted to wait until he was old to get saved, but he is thankful the Lord got ahold of his heart and saved him at age twenty-seven and made a wonderful change in his life. Gordon Sletmoe shared that he had a...

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Sunday Morning Service

February 9, 2020

Prelude: Shawn Worthington played “Prevailing Prayer” and “Toccata on Praise to the Lord, the Almighty” on the organ. The choir (pictured above) then sang “Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah.”

First Special: The octet sang “It Wouldn’t Be Enough.”

Scripture Reading: John Musgrave read Psalm 61:1-8.

Last Special: Peter Moberg sang “God, and God Alone.”

Sermon: Dave Lambert took his text from Psalm 18:1-2 and urged any who lack strength, stability, permanency, shelter, or protection in their lives to look ...

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Friday Evening Service

February 7, 2020

Prelude: A string trio of Andrea Gaston and Diana Lambert on guitars and Caleb Copko on bass viol played  “I Have Decided to Follow Jesus” and “In the Sweet By and By.” A young ladies’ ensemble then sang “Every Time I Feel the Spirit.”

Featured testimonies: Bonnie Ivany testified that at the age of nineteen she gave her heart to the Lord and Jesus has not disappointed her; He has blessed her life in...

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Tuesday Evening Service

February 4, 2020

Prelude: Marcus Luka (pictured above) played a trombone solo which included “Rise and Be Healed.”

Featured testimonies: Rodica Musgrave told how the Lord saved her when she was a child and she knew that night her name was written in the Lamb’s Book of Life. Ade Asaya was thankful she had the opportunity to go to Jamaica recently with a team of workers. She was glad to hear the Word of God preached there,...

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Sunday Evening Ordinance Service

February 2, 2020

Prelude: Brian Ewers played “Holy, Holy, Holy” and “Come, Christians, Join to Sing” on the violin. Then the choir sang “A Healing Stream.”

Last Special: Butch Carey (pictured above) sang “I’ve Been to Calvary.”

Lord’s Supper Sermon: Steve Mixer read 1 Corinthians 11:23-26 for his text, bringing out that the Lord’s Supper is a time to look back and remember the sacrifice Jesus made at Calvary, while looking forward to when He will come again.

Foot Washing Sermon: Darrel...

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