Joys and Concerns

Week of October 10th

Concerns:

  • Tabitha, Nancy & Joe Steckelberg’s niece, who has lung cancer.  She is having a very difficult time.
  • Stephanie, Linda Martin’s granddaughter, who has leukemia
  • Mary Kay Miller, who has cancer
  • Jame’s friend Brady, has COVID
  • Stephanie Haight, who is recovering from foot surgery.  She still has two weeks to go of no weight bearing on her foot.
  • Sharon, relative of Donna Jensen’s, who suffered a stroke and is having kidney problems.
  • Joann, friend of Donna Jensen’s, who has had heart attacks and is now is hospice
  • Peggy Larson, on her continued health issues
  • Don Butler, who is at St. Luke’s
  • Lisa Wood’s father who is in the hospital in Des Moines
  • Terri Silverstein who is in the hospital with COVID
  • Noah, great-grandson of Bill & Linda Stamper, who is in the hospital in Des Moines with RSV
  • Patience with our farmers as they work hard to get their crops in, please share the road and drive carefully.
  • Chuck, Pastor Paul’s brother-in-law, who is having health issues from being exposed to Agent Orange.
  • Darrell Charles, is having problems with AFIB
  • Nancy Steckelberg, who was in the hospital.
  • Joyce and Richard, Dan Dodd’s cousins, Joyce is doing better, but Richard is still in the hospital.

 

Joy:

  • Katie Schellhorn, is recuperating well after her surgery.
  • Happy birthday to:
    • Don Butler
    • Sara Davis
    • Jim Rozendaal
    • Pastor Paul Evans
  • Windows on the north side of the building have been replaced.  The windows on the south side of the building (near the pie room) are upcoming to be replaced next.
  • The Mission Committee’s chocolate and nut fundraiser has started!

Week of October 3rd

Concerns:

  • Tabitha, Nancy & Joe Steckelberg’s niece, who has lung cancer
  • Stephanie, Linda Martin’s granddaughter, who has leukemia
  • Mary Kay Miller, who has cancer
  • Stephanie Haight, who is recovering from foot surgery
  • Sharyn Robinson, relative of Donna Jensen’s, who suffered a stroke and kidney failure.
  • Joann, friend of Donna Jensen’s, who has had heart attacks and is now is hospice
  • Peggy Larson, on her continued health issues
  • Don Butler, who is at St. Luke’s
  • Lisa Wood’s father who is in the hospital in Des Moines
  • Katie Schellhorn, who is having surgery on Monday
  • Linda and Harry, who have COVID
  • Joye Bower’s mother, who is fighting infection of the colon
  • Pastor Paul, his knee has been bothering him quite a bit

 

Joy:

  • Children’s Church has started!
  • Happy anniversary to:
    • Everett & Marilyn Jensen (65th annivesary)
    • Ray & Berdine See
    • Nelson & Joann Wehner
  • Happy birthday to:
    • Stephanie Haight
    • Julie Spece
    • Brad Bagby
    • Rachel Main
  • The Independence band has taken 1st place in the four competitions they have been in so far

Week of September 26th

Concerns:

  • Tabitha, Nancy & Joe Steckelberg’s niece, who has lung cancer
  • Stephanie, Linda Martin’s granddaughter, who has leukemia
  • Mary Kay Miller, who has cancer
  • Marlene Steinbeck, who is residing in a care facility in La Porte City
  • Stephanie Haight, who is recovering from foot surgery
  • Sharyn Robinson, relative of Donna Jensen’s, who suffered a stroke and kidney failure.
  • Peggy Larson, on her continued health issues.  She goes to Iowa City next week.
  • Don Butler, who is at St. Luke’s with a collapsed lung
  • Sandy Brown’s son-in-law Jeff
  • Missy (friend of Kim Williamson) and her daughter Bristol.  Bristol is a 2-month old who has RSV and now also has pneumonia .
  • Lucas & Brenna Gray who have the flu.  They had planned on joining our church on Sunday, but will have to do that after they are both feeling better.
  • the family of JoAnn Fink, who passed away
  • Richard & Joyce Stone, Dan Dadd’s cousin, who is in the hospital with COVID

 

Joy:

  • Happy anniversary to:
    • Mike & Deb Denton
    • Steve & Janine Lorenz
  • Happy birthday to:
    • Deb Ehlers
    • Millie Cameron
    • Shirley Kress
    • Fred Smith
    • Dan Dodd
  • New members to our Church:
    • Kim Williamson
  • Children’s Church starts next Sunday.