The pattern for our meetings is taken from the New Testament. We read that the first church which was in Jerusalem “continued steadfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, and in breaking of bread, and in prayers” (Acts 2:42).
It is a time of thanksgiving and praise, as we think of our Saviour and what He has done for us. It is a time of quiet reverent worship with reflective silences, as we look back to His death, burial and resurrection, and look forward to His coming again. Many would consider this a highlight of the week.
Participation in the Lord’s Supper is open to those who are in the assembly fellowship. All others are encouraged to come and observe this special time of worship and remembrance.
A similar meeting takes place in Spanish for Mexican farm workers who happen to be in Portage for employment. This season typically runs from sometime in January until the end of October. Read more…