Please pray for Grace, Lincoln as we have started an adult ministry to go along with the Kid’s Club that meets each Wednesday. Pray that God will use us to bring the Good News to the parents as well as the kids.
Please pray for Pastor Ken Narvesen and Pastor Kevin Foss as they continue treatment for two different types of cancer. Pray for their families as well.
Matt Sonnenberg, who is serving St. Matthews Evangelical Lutheran Church in Edmonton, AB, was ordained last month. Pray for Matt as he serves his congregation.
Pray for the preparations for J-term and for a great turnout Jan. 24 – 26. Nationally known author and speaker Ed Stetzer will be speaking on Thursday the 25th with an emphasis on church revitalization. Registration is through the seminary office.
Pray for the fellowship and the sharing of the gospel through the music and speakers this weekend during our annual Christmas Weekend.
Fall is nearly gone. Winter is nearly upon us. The days have certainly become short enough. The music in stores and on Sunday mornings has changed to the familiarly sugary or introspective Christmas songs of tradition. Soon ministry programs aside from the Christmas Eve Service and the normal Sunday morning services at most churches will
Christmas Eve (Series B) December 24, 2017 Gospel: Matthew 1:18-25 Epistle: 1 John 4:7-16 Lesson: Is. 7:10-14 Psalm: Psalm 110:1-4 CLB Commentary – Dr. David Veum That God is with us—Emmanuel—means that God has forgiven our sin. “You are to give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins.” The
Fourth Sunday in Advent (Series B) December 24, 2017 Gospel: Luke 1:26-38 Epistle: Rom. 16:25-27 Lesson: 2 Sam. 7:1-16 Psalm: Psalm 89:1-4, 14-18 CLB Commentary – Rev. Gary Witkop Miracles! The Christmas story is all about miracles. It is about the fact that God is not limited in any way and can do anything
Pilgrim teens hold a free kid-sitting event for our young families. Pray for our teens as they commit to serve and minister to the kids and young families of our church.
Third Sunday in Advent (Series B) December 17, 2017 Gospel: John 1:6-8, 19-28 Epistle: 1 Thess. 5:16-24 Lesson: Is. 61:1-4, 8-11 Psalm: Psalm 89:1-4, 14-18 CLB Commentary – Rev. Dale Hanson At a preaching seminar so many years ago I heard this suggestion for Advent – “give your congregation an Advent gift of short,
Second Sunday in Advent (Series B) December 10, 2017 Gospel: Mark 1:1-8 Epistle: 2 Peter 3:8-14 Lesson: Is. 40:1-11 Psalm: Psalm 85 CLB Commentary – Dr. Eugene Boe The text for the second Sunday of advent begins with the phrase “The beginning of the good news” which may indicate the tile for the book