Twelfth Sunday After Pentecost (Series C) August 7th, 2016 Gospel: Luke 12:22-34 (35-40) Epistle: Hebrews 11:1-16 Lesson: Genesis 15:1-6 Psalm: Psalm 33:12-22 CLB Commentary – Dr. Richard Erickson Luke’s larger context for this pericope includes (a) the way he arranges the Gospel and (b) the way Luke and Acts operate together as one work. The season of Pentecost focuses
Pray for God’s leading for our church as we search to fill staff positions as Mark Johannessen has recently accepted the call to Triumph LB Church in Moorhead as an associate pastor.
On June 26th Chris Hartley was installed on the staff of LB Fellowship Church. Pray for Chris as he begins his new ministry alongside lead pastor Ron Erickson.
Pastor Harold and Joyce Rust will begin the groundwork for a new church plant in the city of Red Deer, Alberta Sept 1st. Pray for them as they prepare for this new ministry.
Praise the Lord that Rev. Brent Juliot has accepted the call to serve Oak Ridge LBC, Menomonie, WI beginning this summer.
Pray for our church as we finish up the final planning for our VBS (August 1-5) and as we get the word out. Pray that the gospel will be proclaimed to the children and their families during this time.
Pray for the following churches that are continuing to go through pastoral transitions: Bethel Ridge LBC, Faribault, MN; Salem LBC, Grand Rapids, MN; Word of Life LBC, LeSueur, MN.
Praise the Lord that the recent staff position has been filled. Pray for the positions that remain open. Praise the Lord for the construction that has begun at our West Campus on the Children’s Ministry addition.