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Sunday Evening Service

July 30, 2017

Prelude: Brian and Jane Ewers played “Amazing Grace” and “Love Divine, All Loves Excelling” on their violins. Ashley and Caitlyn Morgan and Victoria Worthington sang “How Can I Keep from Singing?”

Featured Testimonies: Dave Green spoke about landmarks in his life, including when he received salvation, sanctification, and the baptism, as well as when the Lord provided for his family when money was tight. Tom Pricskett shared how the Lord brought the truth of the...

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Sunday Morning Service

July 30, 2017

Prelude: Kristi Riler and Denise Wilson played a flute duet of “When I Survey the Wondrous Cross” and “A Mighty Fortress Is Our God.”

First Special: Jennifer and Victoria Worthington sang “I Can Trust Jesus.”

Scripture Reading: Tom Pricskett read 2 Kings 13:14-25.

Last Special: Michael McCarville sang “I Must Tell Jesus.”

Sermon: John Musgrave (pictured above) preached from Luke 17:7-10, admonishing his listeners not to stop short, but to press on in their service to God.

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Sunday Morning Service

July 23, 2017

Prelude: Sungun Yune played “In the Garden” on the organ, then Riley Friesen played a trumpet solo of “I’m Feelin’ Fine.” A men’s quartet followed, singing “Leave Your Heavy Burden at the Cross.”

First Special: Gary Wolfe and Butch Carey sang “Day By Day.”

Scripture Reading: John Musgrave read Malachi 3:16-18 and 4:1-6.

Last Special: Norman Hall sang “If Your Heart Keeps Right.”

Sermon: Darrel Lee preached from Malachi 1:1-2, 6-7 and 12, giving instructions on honoring God, and advised everyone...

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Sunday Evening Service

July 16, 2017

Prelude: The orchestra played “People Need the Lord” and “Power in the Blood.” The orchestra then accompanied the choir as they sang “God Says You’re Gonna Make it.”

Featured Testimonies: Christianah Sauni rejoiced that she was healed during the foot washing service on Saturday. Sasha Burton (pictured above) shared that when her husband was extremely sick recently, the Lord laid it on her heart to consecrate her husband to Him, and God helped them through that...

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Sunday Youth Service

July 16, 2017

Prelude: The orchestra played “Your Grace Is Enough.” The choir followed with “He Made a Way.”

Featured Testimonies: Victor Ajayi was thankful for the young people who prayed on Friday evening; he was there with them and received the baptism of the Holy Ghost. Maneesha Gajbhir said it is difficult to get a visa to come here from India, but she is thankful God helped them so they could come to camp meeting. Charlie Moen...

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Sunday Morning Service

July 16, 2017

Prelude: The orchestra played “How Deep the Father’s Love” and “How Firm a Foundation.” The choir then sang “Holy, Holy, God Almighty,” with orchestral accompaniment.

First Special: Randy and Reggie Macomber sang “A Name I Highly Treasure.”

Scripture Reading: Tim DeBusk read Philippians 2:5-11.

Last Special: Andy Chasteen sang “Lord, I Want to Be a Christian.”

Sermon: Reading from Acts 4:8-14, Bill McKibben (pictured above), pastor in Seattle, Washington, declared that Jesus Christ is Lord, and when you have ...

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Saturday Ordinance Service

July 15, 2017

Ordination: Darrel Lee read Titus 1:5-9 and 2 Timothy 1:6, and commented that when it comes to ordaining, there is both a call and criteria that must be met. Following his comments, a prayer of ordination was prayed over Olusola Adesope, the pastor in Pullman, Washington, and Joshua Idowu, the new pastor in St. Louis, Missouri.

First Special: Peter Moberg, accompanied by the strings of the orchestra, sang “How Beautiful.”

Lord’s Supper Sermon: Frances Odudu...

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Saturday Sing-a-Long on the Front Lawn

July 15, 2017

The congregation was thankful for beautiful, sunny weather on July 15, which meant the annual Sing-a-Long on the front lawn of the tabernacle could actually be held there once again this year. Friends and families set up seating areas on blankets and lawn chairs, and the snacks and coffee drinks seemed to flow freely. The music began shortly after 8:00 p.m. with several children’s songs led by Sarah Walden, including “The Lord’s Army,” “Jesus...

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Saturday Water Baptismal Service

July 15, 2017

The water baptismal service held on the last Saturday afternoon of camp meeting opened with two testimony hymns: “Sunshine in My Soul” and “Hallelujah! I Have Found Him.” After prayer, Darrel Lee asked the baptismal candidates to stand and be recognized by applause, and encouraged them with the assurance that God is able to sustain them through any challenges that lie ahead. Then Roxie Rael sang “Just a Sinner Saved By Grace.” The words...

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