Fifth Sunday of Easter | Mother’s Day
MAY SERMON SERIES “An Animated Faith”
Sermon:“Above and Beyond”, Rev. Jeremy Smith, preaching
Scripture: 2 Corinthians 8:1-15
This Week’s Music
- Prelude: All through the Night; Arr. Alex-Zsolt; Shelly Edwards, pianist
- Postlude: Reflection; Terry Osman; Shelly Edwards, pianist
- Prelude: Joy and Elation; W. A. Mozart; The Sanctuary Bells; Kris Sparks, director
- Anthem: There Is A Balm In Gilead/em>; William L. Dawson; The Chancel Choir; Erick Lichte, conductor
- Offertory: Intonations of Praise; Jason Krug; The Sanctuary Bells; Kris Sparks, director
- Postlude: Scherzo Symphonique; Pierre Cochereau; 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.