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August 20, 2017
In Loving Memory:
-For the family of Verna Haack who passed away on July 7 in Cambridge, Wisconsin at the age of 86. She will be laid to rest following a memorial service at St. John’s on Saturday, August 19. May the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ and the promise of the resurrection be with them at this time.
-That the Lord raise up members of our congregation to serve as Sunday School superintendent and staff for the upcoming school year.
-For the gift of children in our community with whom we have the privilege and responsibility to share the good news of Christ and Him crucified.
-Ray Quandt as he prepares for heart valve surgery next week Friday.
-For Michelle Griffis as she recovers from surgery this past Monday to repair a spinal fluid leak.
-For Abel Sanchez, his wife Olga, and their seven children, as he battles stage 4 cancer.
-For Sandy Geist who is at The Homestead of Rochester continuing to deal with shingles, vasculitis and kidney failure, receiving dialysis three times a week.
-For Larry Gilbert, Carol Nelsen and Lyndon Luke as they continue to deal with cancer.
-For those with mental and emotional issues that they get the help they need.
-For all those who reside in Care Centers and those who are homebound.
MN South LCMS Missionaries and Mission Outposts:
-One of the sister congregations in our circuit: Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Eyota and their staff: Rev. Jon Vollrath
-Staff of the Minnesota South District: Support staff: Gae Ash, Julie Bigler, Linda Bradford, and Debra Connolly
-Career Missionary: Rachel Cassada, Ghana, West Africa
Our Government Officials and those who serve our country:
-At the national level: Speaker of the House Paul Ryan
-At the state level: Congressman Tim Walz
-At the county level: County Board of Commissioners
-At the city level: Council Member Craig Anderson
-For all of our troops, both local and abroad.