Join us this week for worship at 10:30am when Rev. Jeremy preaches on overcoming the inertia of “this is how it is” to become who we want to be.
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 11:17-22,33
Sermon: “Reality Christianity – Restaurant:Impossible”, Rev. Jeremy Smith preaching
Focus: Overcoming the inertia of “this is how it is” to become who we want to be.
- Prelude: Ascription – Richard Purvis (1912 – 1994) Jonas Nordwall, organist
- Anthem: Veni Sancte Spiritus – Frantisek I. A. Tuma, Erick Lichte, conductor
- Offertory: The Peace of God – Charles Gounod, Deborah Benke, soloist
- Postlude: Canticle of the Sun – Richard Purvis
We extend a special welcome to our visitors. First United Methodist Church of Portland declares that we will be an advocate for peace in our local communities and world. As a Reconciling Congregation, members of this congregation have pledged to welcome and support all who want to worship with us, regardless of race, gender, class or sexual orientation.
Visit the Coffee Hour after worship today for a tasty treat, good coffee, and lively conversation. It is a great opportunity to learn more about the people and programs of First Church.