|Saturday|| October 31
Happy All- Hallows' Eve!
| Daylight Savings Time Ends
**Set Your Clocks Back One Hour before going to bed **
(or lose that extra hour of sleep & arrive at church before anyone else!)
|Sunday|| November 1
|| Service of the Word, 9:00 AM on Facebook live;
followed by weekly Service of the Sacrament , (off camera).
Sermon Audio and service video links are posted later in the day at: livingwordml.livejournal.com to be viewed at a future time.
|Wednesday||November 4||Bible study -- Hebrews 7 - 8:30 PM, fellowhsip hall|
>> Keeping these in our Prayers:
For the healing of our country and all citizens during these times of unease, disease, and unrest;
specifically those who are fighting or recovering from the virus;
Tom D, continued recovery at home after covid infection; both Tom and Dayna are doing much better;
Kathy, (Marla's sister), in the hospital in Portland, symptoms of possible TIAs (mini-strokes);
Wayne & Arlene, after a cancer diagnosis for Arlene and other living transitions coming on soon;
Clint S, (Immanuel friend), at the loss of his wife, Vera; ILC shared this link for the service held Oct. 14;
Judy R, (Charlene's daughter), seeking clear diagnosis and treatment options for neck and spinal disk issues;
Jennifer, (Charlene's daughter), eye pressure issues;
Jake, (Charlene's grandson), heart rhythm issues have returned, repeat surgery or even transplant may be needed;
Michele B., continued search for long-term backpain relief; surgery possible;
Evie E., at home; Joyce R., at Columbia Crest; & Gordon at Brookdale-Hearthstone;
Those who may be struggling with depression or loneliness during this extended isolation;
` Friends and Family battling cancer:
Wayne R., (friend of the Bensons, businessman & former ML mayor);
Emma, (14 yr old daughter of Norm's friend Bob Tatum), stage 4 cancer diagnosis (hip & lungs) and beginning chemo;
Paul B., immunotherapy treatment; doing well with it;
Angie, (Judene's sister), stage 4 lung cancer continues various treatments & new medical trials;
Toni Sm-th (wife of Dick, Pastor Lou's pastor friend in N.Dakota), under treatment for lung cancer;
Carol G., (friend of Ila and Charlene), multiple myeloma;
Emily, (friend of Kelli), brain cancer, frontal lobe;
Aliyah (Ila's 3-yr old niece), ganglioneuroblastoma (brain cancer);
Bill, (brother of John Schafer), glioblastoma brain cancer & after radiation effects;
Those who mourn the loss of loved ones;
especially the Neustels, the Hochstatters, Evie & Tom E, Mary R., Dawn V., Amanda H., Ila, Joyce R., Pr. Swanson;
Friends and family members who struggle with addictions of various kinds,
Active military & law enforcement, & fire fighters & their families: for safety and peace in the line of duty:
esp (military) Jonathan P, Riley C, Olaf M, Brady E, Jordan M, Luke S, Logan H,
and (law enforcement) Justin E, Scott N, Jeff W, David H;
Those in the mission fields far from home, especially Danelle Putnam (and Brenna Moss);
Expectant mothers (and fathers!) -- and for those who would like to be; esp. Sara & Chris F.;
Engaged couples preparing for marriage, especially Gaige & Danielle; Darby & Talen;
>>> Thanks and Praises
-- the Pinkertons are all together and safe at home in Oklahoma now
>>> Continued prayers for:
-- Michele B (back issues) -- Patty F-de -- Paul & Sandy -- Simon Rog-rs -- Ken & DeAnne (Deb's parents) -- Julie Rey-olds (Laurie O. sister, breast cancer) -- Danette, Kyle E., Loren, Josh -- Mary & Gordon at Brookdale/Hearthstone; Joyce at Columbia Crest; Rev. Steve My-rs (in Spokane) -- the farmers of South Africa.
SET YOUR CLOCKS BACK ONE HOUR TONIGHT, OCT 31 : It's that time again ...
THRIVENT: PUMPKIN COLORING FOR FIRE RELIEF
From email received from Thrivent Member Network -- NW Region:
In September, our region was tragically hit hard by fires. To support our communities, Thrivent is holding a donation campaign for all ages to participate in. For each decorated pumpkin posted to our Facebook page or submitted via email, we’ll donate $10 to support fire relief for in Washington up to $10,000. There is also a prize for the one with the most votes.
Check out the full details and download coloring pages here: Pumpkin Coloring | Post to Northwest Facebook page or email Share this fun opportunity with your friends, family, congregation, and peers.
Mutual Conversation Connections
* Jonathan and Rachal the the two little daughters arrived safely in Lawton, OK, and all 6 Pinkert-n family are reunited for the first time since January. Blessings on their new home and future!
>>Feel free to let us know if you have something going on, a need, or fun thing that has happened that you want to share; just call or reply to this email. --Debbie
Agnus Day used by permission -- agnusday [dot] org
Attendance last Sunday, 10.25.2020 -- 44