All Saints’ Sunday | Imagine No Malaria: Gamenight
Scripture: Psalm 107: 1-8, 35-38; Matthew 5:1-5
Sermon: “The Light Shines Through”, Rev. Donna Pritchard preaching
Focus: What makes a saint is the ability to let God’s light shine through their lives; the beginning of the Beatitudes
This Week’s Music
- Prelude: Andante (Sonata 1); Felix Mendelssohn;; Jonas Nordwall, organist
- Anthem: Lux Aeterna; John Rutter; The Chancel Choir; Amanda Weller, soloist; Erick Lichte, conductor
- Offertory: The Lord Is My Light; Frances Allitsen; Deborah Benke, soloist
- Postlude: For All The Saints; arr. John West; Jonas Nordwall, organist
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.