Prayer Concerns

In thanksgiving for God’s many blessings:

Those preparing for first communion: 

Those who mourn:

Health Concerns:  Dutch Turner (hospitalization); Carol LaValley (friend of Kathy Carlson);
Andrew Kubasek (friend of Kathy Carlson); Ann Wasmer (breast cancer, mother of Jennifer
Wasmer); Bonnie (brain aneurism, friend of Diana Carter);
Allyson Burroughs (cancer, friend of
Jennifer Wasmer); Joe Mercer (cancer, friend of Shawn Adams); Iver Carlsen (cancer, brother of
Karen Bucala); Joe Agruso (brother of Donna Griffin); Deb Blakeney-Hayward (friend of Kathy Carlson); Bjorn Nordtveit (going through a difficult time); John Vranich (friend of Cheryl Smith, brain cancer); David Aitken (brother of Tonya Aitken); Julie Payne Britton (friend of Kathy Carlson, car accident); Alexander LaValley (friend of Kathy Carlson); Glenda Hall (friend of Tonya Aitken); Raquel Stankovic Basaez (mother of Aleksandra Stankovic, cancer); Greg Warrick (grandson of Faith
White); Luke Gorey (friend of Dutch Turner); Ed Downs (stepfather of Nancy Nesheim); Susan
Thompson (cousin of Tonya Aitken, cancer); Marge Roy; James DeYoung (cousin of Anne
Weaver); and those in community who remain unnamed

In long-term care or assisted living:  Norm Aitken; Lillian Hebert (hospice care); Lois
MacDonald; Richard and Lois Meyer; Richard and Nancy Peterson

For military personnel on deployment:

Local, National, and Global Concerns:  for the community of Sutherland Springs, TX, and for
an end to gun violence; for all who seek and provide sanctuary especially Lucio Perez, his family, and First Church, Amherst; for those affected by the wildfires in the west; for the people of Las Vegas; for those recovering from Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria; for the Syrian and Rohingya refugees; for an end to racism in every form; for people who do not have enough to eat; for people who are making a home in a new country; for families in conflict; for victims and perpetrators of gender-based violence

Church beyond our walls:​​  Congregations providing food and community over the
Thanksgiving holiday

Let these persons know they are being remembered by their church family by sending a card or
Addresses may be requested from the church office. Send additional prayer requests to the church office or call 549-0322.