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Sunday Evening Service

September 17, 2017

Prelude: The orchestra played “People Need the Lord,” and “Power in the Blood.” The choir followed, singing “Grace Medley.”

Featured Testimonies: Kylie Lucescu gave thanks that the Lord provides for all her needs. Sam Ajayi stated that he was saved nearly forty-two years ago and expressed appreciation for his Christian wife. Sherrie Buckland thanked everyone for their prayers and told how the Lord has been with her through her recent cancer diagnosis. Christi Larrechea told...

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Sunday Morning Service

September 17, 2017

Prelude: The orchestra played “Come Just As You Are,” and “I Sing the Mighty Power of God.” The choir then sang “Jesus Saves,” accompanied by the orchestra.

First Special: A men’s quartet sang “All Because of God’s Amazing Grace.”

Scripture Reading: Clark Wolfe read Revelation 2:18-29.

Last Special: Randy Kaady sang “For All My Sin.”

Sermon: John Musgrave used Revelation 2:18-29 for his text, encouraging Christians to hold on to what God has done in their lives, and continue to the ...

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Tuesday Evening Service

September 12, 2017

Prelude: Jillian and Julianne Luka played a cello/viola duet of “Sweet, Sweet Spirit” and “Surely the Presence of the Lord.” Then Julianne played “Presto from Sonata in G” on the viola.

Featured Testimonies: Cheryl Paulsen said she wanted to be a Christian from the time she was a little girl, and the Lord saved her when she was very young and has taught her a lot of lessons since then. Jillian Luka gave thanks for...

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Sunday Evening Service

September 10, 2017

Prelude: The string section of the orchestra, led by violinist Jane Ewers, played “As the Deer” and “Great Is the Lord.” Then the choir sang “Ring the Bells of Heaven.”

Featured testimonies: Debbie Lee testified that she lost her keys recently but after several days, the Lord brought to her mind where to find them. Rosemary Worthington told how when she prayed at age nine, God saved her and took away her stubborn attitude. Avery...

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Sunday Morning Service

September 10, 2017

Prelude: The orchestra played “Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus” and “Worship Our God and King.” The choir, accompanied by the brass, sang “Praise to the Lord.”

First Special: A mixed quartet (pictured above) sang “Something Worth Living For.”

Scripture Reading: Steve Mixer read Judges 13:1-8.

Last Special: Chris Luka sang “Sheltered in the Arms of God.”

Sermon: Darrel Lee took his text from Judges 16:28 and mentioned several lessons that can be learned from Samson’s failures which included: it is best ...

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Friday Evening Youth Service

September 8, 2017

Prelude: A brass ensemble played “Glorify Thy Name” and “Brighten the Corner Where You Are.” Then the choir sang “When the Praises Go Up, the Glory Comes Down,” featuring soloist Victoria Worthington.

Featured Testimonies: Shannon Gonzalez testified that she had asked God to help her find a job, yet wishing she would not miss camp meeting, and He answered her prayer and she was offered a job that started the day after camp meeting ended....

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Sunday Evening Service

September 3, 2017

Prelude: Denise Wilson (pictured above) played “Be Thou My Vision,” on the flute. The choir then sang “Old Fashioned Medley.”

Featured Testimonies: Kristin Lee said the Lord spoke to her heart when she was around eleven years old, and after a children’s church service, He saved her and the following night sanctified her. Phyllis Waddell told how she ran over something with her tire, so pulled into a station to get it fixed, then...

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Sunday Morning Service

September 3, 2017

Prelude: A brass ensemble played “Holy, Holy, Holy” and “I’m Standing on the Solid Rock.” After that, the choir sang “I Will Glory in the Cross.”

First Special: Ashley Morgan and Peter Moberg (pictured above) sang “O Glorious Love.”

Scripture Reading: Dwight Baltzell read Judges 9:6-15.

Last Special: Randy Baltzell sang “The Strength of the Lord.”

Sermon: Using Judges 9: 8,10,12 and 14 for his text, Darrel Lee spoke of the quality, richness, and sweetness that can only be found in Jesus Christ, encouraging ...

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Friday Evening service

September 1, 2017

Prelude: Annika Ewers played “In Christ Alone” and “Lord I Lift Your Name on High,” on the violin.

Featured Testimonies: Kaye Montgomery (pictured above) shared how she was saved in 1974, and God has answered many prayers over the years since then. Dixie Bowlsby said she has had several physical challenges over the past year, but she is thankful the Lord has been with her. Larry Montgomery appreciated that the Lord has been with him...

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