Prelude: Shawn Worthington began the service by playing “Prevailing Prayer” and “Our Great Savior” on the organ.
Featured Testimonies: Azaria Charles thanked the Lord for undertaking in her mother’s recent surgery and that she is recovering well. Upon reflecting lately on the verse “All things work together for good,” Rosie Lambert gave thanks that she has found it to be true in her life. Dixie Bowlsby (pictured above) said when she visited her sister in Roseburg not long ago, the Lord showed her she needed to slow down and give Him praise for all He has blessed her with.
First Special: The choir sang “When the Roll is Called Up Yonder.”
Last Special: Accompanied by harp and organ, Victoria Heintz sang “There Is a Balm in Gilead.”
Sermon: Gary Riler read from Matthew 22:15-21, admonishing his listeners that in a world filled with distractions, Jesus is the answer for every need of mankind, and it is important to keep focused on the cause of Christ.