Pray for a developing CLB ministry called Arrow Corps, which is intended to help churches in decline and church plants with larger teams of young adults and active retirees (9-11 team members). Pray for the process of recruiting team members and for the churches that will be receiving them.
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Pray for our youth as they lead us in worship this morning. They completely run the service, including the message. Pray that God will speak through them, and that our congregation will be open to hearing how God is working in the lives of our youth.
Pray for the winter seasonal gathering of Church in the Desert (Apache Junction, AZ), shepherded by Pastor Forrest Erickson to over 130 snowbirds in the Arizona RV Park.
2018 Seminarian graduates Erick and Bob have evangelistic gifts. Pray for the Lord’s leading in possibly placing them in church planting settings. Pray for Zach and Greg, who have excellent pastoral gifts, that the Lord will guide them to where He will have them serve.
We are thankful for the individuals the Lord has gathered to assist in this mission. Pray for Daniel Olson, a young adult who is currently in Red Deer reaching out to students at Red Deer College. Pray for Pastor Harold and Joyce Rust as they lead this planting work.
Pray as we gather for our Lenten Services. Pray that our hearts will be focused on Christ and our lives will reflect that.
5th Sunday in Lent (Series B) March 18, 2018 Gospel: Mark 10:32-45 Epistle: Heb 5:1-10 Lesson: Jer 31:31-34 Psalm: Psalm 119:9-16 CLB Commentary – Prof. Brad Pribbenow If the Gospel of Mark were designed as an hourglass, one might say that this part of Mark’s Gospel represents the center funnel-section—it’s the place where much of
Rev. Greg Pietz has accepted the call to serve Immanuel as their Shepherd-Teacher in the office of pastor. The Pietz’s begin their ministry this week.
We praise God for Rev. Adam (Katie) Jensen, who recently accepted the call as Senior Pastor to Maple Park Church. Pray for his ministry that begins this week.
Please pray for the LBC Nampa Membership Class starting this month as we do a deep dive into the core doctrines of our faith.
Pray for our ‘Next Step’ committee as they explore options as we seek God’s future for the Bethel Ridge congregation.
Rev. Erick Sorensen is the speaker at this year’s LEAD (Love, Engage, Aspire, Develop) retreat. The theme is “Becoming a Church for Others”. Pray for those attending to learn new skills for communicating the gospel in their churches and communities.