First Sunday in Lent (Series A) March 5th, 2017 Gospel: Matthew 4:1-11 Epistle: Romans 5:12-19 Lesson: Genesis 3:1-21 Psalm: Psalm 32:1-7 CLB Commentary – Rev. Omar Gjerness Christians are not freed from temptation. We may have a new nature, but we also continue to have an old nature capable of sin. It would seem that
Pray for Victory as we continue work to finish our new addition early this year. Pray for unity, safety and for the ministry that will be accomplished in this new addition to our facility.
Pray that we don’t grow weary as we serve our Savior. Pray for strength, health and diligence as we further the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Pray for our Little Lights preschool fall enrollment. Pray that God will lead families to our program to be shown how much they are loved by God and that our programs will be filled so we can reach many families.
Praise the Lord for the encouraging response to the end of year giving opportunity. Pray that the hearts of our givers will continue to meet the needs of the CLB ministry needs.
Pray for all the students who will be attending the Senior High Winter Weekend events at Tuscarora and at I-Point. Pray for students to be gripped by the gospel and encouraged in their faith.
Pray for our preschool teachers at The Little School as they meet with parents today and tomorrow. Pray that Christ’s love will shine through our teachers and staff.
Luther’s Exegetical Journey to the Distinction of Law and Gospel Luther’s Distinction of Law and Gospel in the Interpretation and Application of Scripture Today
Praise the Lord that Moses (a Muslim from Nigeria that walked into our church and became a Christian) has been hired and has a job. Pray that he will continue to deepen in the Christian faith.
The Transfiguration of Our Lord (Series A) February 26th, 2017 Gospel: Matthew 17:1-9 Epistle: 2 Peter 1:16-21 Lesson: Exodus 24:8-18 Psalm: Psalm 2:6-12 CLB Commentary – Rev. David Rinden “The transfiguration is…a focal point in the revelation of the kingdom of God, for it looks back to the OT and shows how Christ fulfills it,
Pray for Mr. Allen Abrahamsen who was recently ordained as a new elder in our church. Pray for wisdom as he leads.
Jim and Marilyn Erickson will be retiring from ministry at Calvary on July 31st. Please pray for Calvary’s leadership as we seek God’s plan for our congregation. Pray for the Erickson’s as they enter a new chapter of their life.