Prayer & Praise Items
PRAISE & PRAYER
February 20, 2019
First Mennonite Church
Praise God for the safety of the junior high students & leaders who were at Camp Luz for winter retreat this past weekend.
Praise God for the Word of God which gives us the knowledge that God is love---that He loves us, even with all of our sinful imperfections.
Pray for our missionaries of the week: Gordon & Yarna.
Pray for 6 unspoken requests. Thank you for upholding these needs in prayer.
Pray for comfort for Al Neuenschwander and other family members in the death of Mary Ann Beer on February 10.
Pray for comfort and encouragement for families who have lost loved ones in the past weeks.
God calls us to encourage each other. Here is a list of February birthdays for missionaries and church staff. A basket will be placed in the foyer in which you may place cards for them, and these will be sent for you.
27 Laverne Steiner 27 Conner Hyman
FOR THOSE WHO ARE ILL:
Bluffton Regional: Glen Grandlinard is in ICU
Lutheran Rehabilitation: Janet Bixler - rehab
Swiss Village Rehab: Carolyn Brown
Swiss Village: Ruth Sommer - on Hospice
At home: Lena Nagel (awaiting test results following a hospital stay)
Other: Bob Sprunger (kidney transplant surgery recovery)
Cancer: Marinel Sprunger, Don Graber, Sharon Wheeler, Jerry Flueckiger, Clyde Wulliman, Mic Hodson, Tim Breauchy, David Kloepper
We pray for these who are part of the First Mennonite family:
Fred & Charlotte Linn
Sam & Maddy Hidalgo
Rick, Tiffany, Jacqueline, Kaitlynn & Isaac Gorrell
George & Floine Dynes
Dave & Kathy Bauman
Erich, Kelly, Kyleigh & Brady Rediger
Please phone Prayer & Praise items to church office, 8:00
a.m.- 4:30 p.m., 589-3108, or Jim Schwartz, 525-0124.