In our prayers this week:

Those sick or hospitalized: MEMBERS – Sheila Rams–knee surgery (December 10th); Wilbur Pieper (Aurora); Wayne Gartzke; Barb Pieper; Carolyn Pankow (Shorehaven); Marilynn Roecker; Don Gauerke; Pastor Paul Borgman–Melanoma; Peggy Lauber–liver and bone cancer; Shirley Dibble–cancer; Laura Gruen–brain tumor; Lucille Campbell–cancer treatment; Mary Buss–cancer; Marilyn Marohn; KatieWaldorf; Glenn Gartzke–Melanoma; Frieda Antoniak—breast cancer; Larry Hansen; Timothy John Bratz–cancer; Bill &Margaret (Lake Country Rehab) Voss; Ken Groenke; Louise Lang; Mabel Fredrick; Linda Hansen (Steve’s wife); Marian Faltersack; Rick Ware; Crystal Parker

FAMILY & FRIENDS OF MEMBERS –  John Henke (Skye’s dad) – stage IV Melanoma; Vicki–4th stage esophageal cancer; Fran Meyer (Chris Hesse’s aunt)–Multiple Myeloma; Jennifer Lemke (Judy Mueller’s niece/Wendy Sallam’s sister); friend of Marilynn Roecker–pancreatic cancer; MaryAnn–recurring cancer; Tanya Schoenberger (Richie & Lucy Fredrick’s daughter)–breast cancer; Betty (Heather Scheuer’s aunt); Erin (Mileager) Rayborn–Hodgkins Lymphoma; Mark Jorgenson–pancreatic cancer; Peg–breast cancer; Mary Sprague—breast cancer; John Whitmar (friend of Pastor & Angie Scharnell)–prostate cancer; Daina Boppre–bone cancer; Sandy–kidney cancer; Jimi Duer–pancreatic cancer; Debra Thurow (Dona’s daughter); Kathy Berkbigler (Pat Borgman’s cousin)–breast cancer; Beth–Lymphoma; Naomi Morris; Janice (Diane Bleke’s sister); Tom–stage 3 bladder cancer; Liz (Barb Allwardt’s sister)–colon cancer; Dylan Coughlin–3 year-old with brain tumor; Mike–bone cancer; Roy Hyatt–cancer returned; Quinn–breast cancer; Julie; Kayla (7 years-old)–brain cancer; Jack Anderson; KimB.–breast cancer; Jeanie; Karen Peskie (Mike & Cheryl Reiner’s sister-in-law)–Lymphoma; Dan (stage-four prostate cancer); Crystal Schultz; Joann Romain–kidney cancer; Ron Rafalski–throat cancer; Nancy–breast cancer

Other: Audrey (Sheila Rams sister)–Alzheimer’s; Yvonne (Sheila Rams sister)–stroke; Erick (Linda Hertneky’s cousin)–kidney surgery; Michael George (Jill & Jamie’s nephew)–recovering from injuries; Gracie Brehm; Victoria Lilliard and family; friend of Virginia Meintz recovering from open heart surgery; John Meisenheimer; Betty Dricken (Joe’s grandma)–broken pelvis; Bob (friend of Scharnell’s)–Lou Gehrig’s disease; Allanah–healing from back surgery; Karen Beardsley (Sharon Peterson’s sister); Dennis–diabetic with sore on foot; Jessi Oates; Anna Mae (George Urban’s mother)– hospice; Jeffery Barney; Susan–memory issues; Sharon– circulation problems; Rev. William Meyer; Merita Dinnauer; Sue Jansen (Shirley Dibble’s niece); Gail Albright; Dan; Karen Nicholson; Armin Tessmann–strength in walking; Michael Hamton; Karen Christenson–dementia & stroke; Dory Schultz; Phyllis Ecklor (Shirley Dibble’s sister)–hospice; Shawn–vascular problems; Kristal–lung surgery; Doug–CCL; Megan Bertram; Clem– high calcium heart; Bob–prostate problems; Linda–diabetic dementia; Barb (Dave Schlomer’s mom)—severe headaches; Sharon–probiotic/kidney problems; Pat–afib; Fred (Lynda Rades’s brother); Joel (Tina Gartzke’s nephew); Clarence; Pam; Scott Kleist (Jim & Ann Duggan’s son)–MS; Paul Fellin

Those serving in the military-deployed: Justin Michener; Zach Howard, Theresa; Phil Preston; Casey, Phil, Andy & Steve Koth; Luke, Jacob, Brian, Randy, Kyle, Jake, Jeff, Matt, Brad, Ben, Mike & Rob

Those serving God as missionaries: Christie Nelson (China), Ray Wigdal (China), Dennis Denow (Thailand), Bob & Chris Prouty (Australia), Pastor Reinke (Deaf Ministry), Rev. Bud Palmer

Those in need: Our Shut-Ins; the family of Dorothy Peterson, who died; healing of family relationships; a family going through marriage difficulties; those struggling with addiction-Bob, Andy, George, Dan, Dee; Sarah, Keri, Sam