Fourth Sunday in Epiphany
The Transfiguration of Our Lord
Sermon: Down From the Mountaintop, Rev. Donna Pritchard, preaching
Scripture: Mark 9:2-8
This Week’s Music
- Prelude: I Need Thee Every Hour; Hugh S. Livingston, Jr; Shelly Edwards, Pianist
- Postlude: Take My Life and Let it Be; Mark Hayes; Shelly Edwards, Pianist
- Prelude: Obajigi; Fela Sowanda; Jonas Nordwall, Organist
- Anthem: Veni Sancte Spiritus ; Frantisek Tuma; Chancel Choir, Deborah Benke & Megan Mattoon, soloists, Erick Lichte, Conductor
- Offertory: If God So Clothe the Grass; J.W. Bischoff; Carol McMahon-Young,, Soloist
- Postlude: Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho; Fela Sowanda; 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.