6th Sunday of Easter (Series B) May 6, 2018 Gospel: John 15:9-17 Epistle: 1 John 5:1-8 Lesson: Acts 10:34-48 Psalm: Psalm 98 CLB Commentary – Dr. Gaylan Mathiesen The passage before us today follows Jesus’ earlier teaching on the mutual indwelling of the members of the Trinity, and the promise of the Holy Spirit who
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Pray for Ebenezer as we continue to ask God what His future is for our church and as we prepare for pastoral transition.
Pray for our elders and pastor, that God will give them wisdom and guide them as they lead our congregation. Pray for peace and joy as they serve the Lord in these positions of leadership.
Praise God for the six pastors who attended the Exponential conference in Florida several weeks ago. Pray that God will use what they heard to help them lead their churches toward greater health and in planting new churches.
Please pray for the start-up of our new Children’s Sunday School Ministry. Pray that many children will attend and that families will be impacted through the children’s program.
Today Dan Venberg will be presenting on Reaching Muslim Neighbors. Pray for open hearts among the people who attend.
Pray that there will be a movement within our congregation that people will feel led to give as God wants them to out of an expression of Worship. Pray for a spirit of giving for our church family.
Pray for Grace LBC as they work to plant a church in nearby Lincoln, ND. Pray for their children’s outreach ministry in Lincoln that is drawing 60+ children each week.
5th Sunday of Easter (Series B) April 29, 2018 Gospel: John 15:1-8 Epistle: 1 John 4:1-11 (12-21) Lesson: Acts 8:26-40 Psalm: Psalm 150 CLB Commentary – Prof. Brad Pribbenow It is important to remember in studying the gospel of John that: The Gospel text for this Sunday falls within a series of readings from the
Pray for the continual work of this new church plant. Pray that God will lead mature believers to this young ministry as they continue to impact their community.
Praise God with us that three of our Japanese students from this past year’s group believed on the Lord Jesus Christ and were saved. Pray for them to connect right away with other Christians and churches as they return to Japan as young, new believers.
Dr. Ryan Nilsen will be speaking at cluster meetings in Watford City, ND today and Cooperstown, ND tomorrow. He will be sharing a presentation on church revitalization with the churches in each cluster.