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.
Pray for the Japanese Ministries of RoA as we again welcome more than 40 Students from Japan as they come to the USA to study English for 10 months. Pray for these students as some of them are hearing the gospel for the first time. Pray for the volunteers as they minister to them.
Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost (Series C) July 31st, 2016 Gospel: Luke 12:13-21 Epistle: Colossians 3:1-11 Lesson: Ecclesiastes 1:2, 12-14; 2:18-26 Psalm: Psalm 100 CLB Commentary – Rev. David Rinden The Gospel of Luke may be divided into three major parts: Jesus’ Galilean ministry, Luke 4:14-9:50; Jesus’ ministry in Judea and Perea, Luke 9:51-19:27; Jesus’ final week in Jerusalem, Luke
Tenth Sunday After Pentecost (Series C) July 24th, 2016 Gospel: Luke 11:1-13 Epistle: Colossians 2:6-15 (16-19) Lesson: Genesis 18:(17-19) 20-33 Psalm: Psalm 138 CLB Commentary – Dr. David Veum CLICK HERE to download Dr. Veum’s sermon on this text After the request of the disciples to be taught to pray and the giving of the model prayer, this
We will have a booth at the Faribault County Fair this week. The booth is used to promote our Day Camp in August and as an outreach to the community.
Pray that God will work mightily in the lives of 30 plus students and volunteer staff of Bethesda who will be serving on a short term summer mission experience this week in Minneapolis with YouthWorks.
The convention continues today. During one of the business sessions there will be a vote to accept Living Word Church of Minot, ND into the CLB. Pray for this congregation and for Pastor Jeff Hoverson as they are accepted into our CLB family of churches and pastors.
The convention starts today with the Women’s Ministries Convention and a full day of options to equip our pastors, youth pastors and lay leaders.
Pray for Pastor Greg and Barbara Pietz as they transition this summer to serve as interim pastor at Maple Park Lutheran Church.
Pray for us this summer as we plan and develop a new small group ministry paradigm that we will implement in the fall.