Week of February 4, 2024

Emmanuel Lutheran Church – Kettering, Ohio (Rev. Mark Carlson)

Zion Lutheran Church – Columbus, Ohio (Rev. Wesley Hromowyk, Vicar Alexander Hinojosa)

Royal Redeemer Lutheran Church and School – Royal Redeemer, Ohio (Rev. John Zahrte, Rev. Mark Rein, Rev. David Timm, EM, Rev. David Luecke, EM; Laura LeBaube-Director of Family Life Ministry; Christina Nelson-Director of Youth Ministry; Avery Zacharias-Early Childhood Director; Melinda Luecke-Interim Principal

  • Wisdom and guidance and blessing upon our fall Sunday morning education hour.
  • Bless school and middle school.
  • Bless our upcoming Servant Saturday on May 4 - bless new leadership - bless efforts to work in concert with Bethany Parma and St Paul Westlake as they look to do something similar in their congregations and community.
  • Wisdom and guidance on how to partner with and help Concordia-Independence.
  • Bless and protect church and school staff - lead and direct them - give them courage and vision.
  • Bless the "Night To Shine" prom the we will be hosting on Feb 9 at the Strongsville Best Western - bless all the volunteers and family members, and allow the night to be a blessing for our 200+ friends with special needs.
  • Bless the "Winter Refresh" retreat that we will host on Feb 20 for local youth and family ministry workers.
  • Bless the 42-member team going to the Dominican Republic for an 8-day mission trip to continue building the Villa Altagracia Emergency Medical Clinic, as well as offer VBS for the local children, and a Bible study for women.

 

MISCELLANEOUS REQUESTS:

Healing and restoration for Rev. John Suguitan, as he suffers from MDS (Myelodysplastic Syndrome), a form of blood cancer. He and his wife are at a hospital in the Cleveland area undergoing a bone marrow transplant, which is his second one, as the first attempt failed. For an update on his condition, go to the Caring Bridge website: https://caringbridge.org/visit/johnglennsuguitan. (Rev. Suguitan asks that you do not make donations on this website as they will not benefit from it, but the website is for information only.)