PRAYER REQUESTS: Prayer Requests may be submitted by email (The Email Prayer Chain firstname.lastname@example.org or Pastor Bragdon email@example.com) telephone (903-758-2019), or the paper Prayer Request/Update forms. After two weeks, unless the request is renewed, the prayer request will be removed from the Prayer List.
NEW PRAYER REQUESTS: Carl Rausch – had emergency surgery on Tuesday at CGSMC, in ICU but improving (2/28).
CONTINUING PRAYERS: Ardith Coughlin – receiving therapy at home (2/21); Marie Dunn (friend of Donna Kangas) – still in a nursing home, can talk plainly some days but not others, still can’t walk unassisted (2/21); The Edwards Family (Bird Dog Plumbing’s employee’s brothers) – prayers for healing (2/28); Larry Kaplan – was supposed to have had a cardiac catheterization on 2/17, the doctors have decided to postpone this procedure, hoping that the new drugs will help him (2/21); Dale Kangas (Paul Kangas’ older brother) – still has swallowing issues, though it is improved, still very weak (2/21); Naomi Kraus (Georgette Bragdon’s sister-in-law) – recent bone scan was clear, will have two more surgeries to repair her bladder fistula (2/28); Rickey Oestreich (son of Dean Oestreich) – recuperating after surgery (2/21); Hazel Osborne (Edgar Wuthrich) – about three weeks ago Hazel's husband found her on the floor and rushed her to the hospital, she has had four strokes and a heart attack, she has been fitted for a brace on her right leg and is now in rehab (2/21); Jeremy Umphress (Chris Umpress’s brother) – in the hospital for blood clots, he is post-COVID-19 and is having a swelling reaction to some of the medications (2/21).
THOSE DEALING WITH CANCER: Mark Bragdon (Pastor Bragdon’s brother) (2/21); Pat DeSain (2/28); Olivia Deslatte (friend of Kristy Butler, former member) (2/21); Kynan Laird (Angela Sampson) (2/28); Vern Lindenmuth (2/28); Jan Masterson (niece of Edgar and Barbara Wuthrich) (2/21); Brenda Ramsey (Rhonda Stephens’ sister) (2/28); Rhonda Stephens (2/28); Fran Uhlir (2/28); Daniel Williams (Gordon Case’s brother) (2/21).
THOSE AFFECTED BY COVID-19: Mrs. Michael Herring (wife of Paula Hjorth’s coworker) (2/28); Jan (friend of Dean Oestreich (2/21); Shawn Warden (Paula Hjorth’s coworker) (2/28).
EXPECTING: Amanda Janzen (Guillory’s daughter) – due 5/5/21.
SOW THE WORD: that God would bless our members with opportunities and courage to give away our Gospel of John booklets.
SEEKING EMPLOYMENT: Ross Land, James Lindenmuth, Darlene Saylor.
OUR MEMBERS MISSING FROM OUR WORSHIP SERVICES
OUR ADOPT-A-STUDENT: Kendall Davis is in his final year at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis.
SHUT-INS: Herta Boigk, Julia Gustafson, Jayne Hensen, Rose Tyson.
OUR MEN & WOMEN SERVING IN THE MILITARY: Kyle Hjorth (Hjorths).
CHRISTIAN MISSIONARIES/PASTORS: Luther Brockman and family (missionary teacher in Saudi Arabia); Pastor Chuchu (Kenya), Rev. Dr. Charles & Connie Cortright (missionary educators in Latvia); Pastor Karim Baidaoui (Disciples Of the Way [DOW]).