Prayer and Petitions

Prayers and Petitions

June 21,  2017

 

Immediate prayers:

Prayers for Rev. Albert Kasten Sr.(EM-Big Springs, NE) as he undergoes procedure implant of a pacemaker on Thursday, June 22nd. The Lord grant him a speedy recovery…Prayers of comfort for Bernita “Bonnie” Martin, mother of Kerry Martin (Candidate-Thornton, CO) as she nears her eternal rest. Prayers for the family that they have peace in this time of saying goodbyes… Prayers of protection over travel and time of gathering at 2017 National Convention of the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League – Albuquerque, NM June 22nd-25th. Visit http://www.lwml.org/2017-convention for information and live streaming…

 

Continued prayers:

Continued prayers for Linda Leitner (Grace-Albuquerque, NM) recovering from knee replacement surgery …Prayers of thanksgiving  Freeda, mother of Rev. Roger Wohletz (Christ-Denver, CO) successful lumpectomy and all cancer removed. We keep Freeda in prayer as she considers future treatment…

 

 

Upcoming Installations:

Prayers for Caleb Cox (Spring Placement Candidate 2017, Concordia Seminary- St. Louis, MO) as he will be installed at Redeemer- Ft Collins, CO on June 25th… Prayers for Redeemer-Salt Lake City, Utah as they prepare to receive Kevin Belter (Spring Placement Candidate 2017, Concordia Theological Seminary-Ft Wayne, IN) through ordination/installation on July 2nd… Prayers for Trinity-Franktown, CO  as they prepare to receive Benjamin Swafford (Concordia University-Austin, TX) through commission/installation on July 2nd and Rebekah Amereller (candidate status-Parker, CO) on Aug 13th… Prayers for Grace-Albuquerque, NM  as they prepare to receive Lesley Holle (Candidate-RM) through installation on July 16th…Prayers for Redeemer- Salt Lake City, UT  as they prepare to receive Rebecca Jordan (Concordia University- Irvine, CA) through commissioning and installation and Chelsea King (St. John-Shawano, WI) on August 6th… Prayers for Immanuel-Albuquerque, NM  as they prepare to receive Tammy Frerichs (Trinity-St George, UT) through installation on Aug. 27th ... Prayers Talitha Elbert, recent graduate of Concordia University, Seward, NE who accepted designated placement at Christ-Albuquerque, NM…

 

Calls Extended:

Prayers for Immanuel-Albuquerque, NM as they await Rev. Dustin Kear (St. Paul-Harlingen, TX) prayerful consideration of their call… Prayers for Zion-Brighton, CO as they await Rev. David D. Schilling (Southern District) prayerful consideration of their call… Prayers for Sue Tarr (Trinity-St. George, UT) as she prayerfully considers call to King of Kings, Omaha, NE… Prayers for Trinity-Gallup, NM as they await Rev. Christopher Kellogg (Our Savior- Sedalia, MO) prayerful consideration of their call…

 

 

Calls Declined:

Prayers for Immanuel-Roswell, NM as  Stephen Woolery (Valley -Cedar Falls, IA) has declined prayerful consideration of their call…

 

Prayers for Christ- Breckenridge, CO; Christ the King-Los Lunas, NM; Christ- Murray, UT; Faith- Carbondale, CO; Family of Christ-Colorado Springs, CO; Gethsemane-Northglenn, CO; Grace-Lamar, CO; Grace/Trinity, Cheyenne Wells/Kit Carson, CO; Hope-Socorro, NM; Hope-Westcliffe, CO; Immanuel- Albuquerque, NM; Immanuel- Clovis, NM; Immanuel- Roswell, NM;  Immanuel/Zion-Arriba/Flagler, CO; Mount Calvary- Grants, NM; Mount Hope- Evergreen, CO; Mount Zion-Kanab, UT; New Hope-Golden, CO; Our Savior- Vernal, UT; Peace With Christ- Aurora, CO; Redeemer- SLC, UT; Shepherd of the Desert- Page, AZ; St. Andrews- Denver, CO;   Trinity- Akron, CO; Trinity-Cortez, CO; Trinity-Gallup, NM  and other congregations and ministries in vacancy/calling process in the Rocky Mountain District…

I encourage you to share with me/my office any prayers, concerns, and praises so that we may post them in a timely manner. Showing our mercy, witness and life together.

In Christ’s love and service,

Rev. Allen D. Anderson, President

The Rocky Mountain District-LCMS

“Be still and know that I am God.  I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth!”(Psalm 46:10).