Joys and Concerns

Week of May 15th

Concerns:

  • Jim and Sandi Brown, who were unable to be at Sunday worship.  Jim has Covid, but it has been minor symptoms.
  • Pastor Paul had knee replacement surgery May 4th and is recovering.  He is hoping to be back May 29th.
  • Arlene McLaren, friend of Donna Jensen’s, who is in hospice with cancer.
  • Mary Kay Miller, who is planning on returning home after her surgery to reattach her colon.
  • Peggy Larson on her continued health issues.  She is waiting for a kidney transplant.
  • Patricia, Donna Jensen’s daughter, who is recovering from Covid.  She has returned to work part-time.
  • Joanne, Joye Bower’s aunt, who has a concussion after a fall.
  • Darrell Charles, who is having issues with his heart.
  • Ukraine
  • Diane Gelhaus, who is recovering from knee replacement surgery.
  • the family of Robert Hayzlett, who passed away.  Robert was a former FUMC member.
  • Tom Greenley, who has been in the hospital with severe heart issues.

 

Joy:

  • Thank you to Nancy Steckelberg for filling in for Jim on Sunday.
  • Happy birthday to:
    • David Hand
    • Jessie Peterson
    • Ericka Schellhorn
    • Jeanne Wiggins
    • Brad Johnson
  • Thank you to those filling in for Pastor Paul the next couple of weeks and being our guest speaker:
    • May 15th: Julie Wehner.

Week of May 8th

Concerns:

  • Arlene McLaren, friend of Donna Jensen’s, who is in hospice with cancer.
  • Mary Kay Miller, cancer. She is recovering from surgery.
  • Sherry Jacobs, who is recuperating from her hip injury.
  • Peggy Larson on her continued health issues.
  • Patricia, Donna Jensen’s daughter, who is recovering from Covid.  She has started to go back to work for a few hours.
  • Joanne, Joye Bower’s aunt, who has a concussion.
  • Diane Gelhaus, surgery.
  • Mike Denton, surgery.
  • Pastor Paul had knee replacement surgery May 4th and is recovering.  He is hoping to be back May 29th.
  • Ukraine

 

Joy:

  • Happy Mother’s Day!
  • Thank you to Rick & Brenda Greiner and Kory, Sara, Collin, Tanner & Kipton Wilson for cleaning up around the parsonage and clearing out the lilac bushes.
  • Thank you to everyone who purchased items for the church shower or who helped with the cleanup on May 1st.
  • Happy birthday to:
    • Steve Shonka (there was a mistake in the printed newsletters, where Kris and Steve’s birthdays were flipped around.  Sunday, was Steve’s birthday, not Kris’s.)
    • Alan Bowers
    • David Hand
    • Jessie Peterson
  • Thank you to those filling in for Pastor Paul the next couple of weeks and being our guest speaker:
    • May 8th: Brad Bagby.
    • May 15th: Julie Wehner.
  • Thank you to Carole Franz for doing the Children’s message on May 8th.
  • Larry & Jane Kies will be here May 22nd to talk about their mission work

Week of May 1st

Concerns:

  • Pastor Paul will be having knee replacement surgery on May 4th.  He is aiming for being back on May 29th.
  • We need to replace our boiler, which will be expensive but needs to be done before next Winter.
  • The radio station that we broadcast our Sunday service on has shut down.  Therefore, we will no longer be able to broadcast our worship service on the radio. We will continue to live stream the service on Facebook.
  • Arlene McLaren, friend of Donna Jensen’s, who is in hospice with cancer.
  • Mary Kay Miller, cancer. She had surgery on Friday.
  • Sherry Jacobs, who is recuperating from her hip injury.
  • Peggy Larson on her continued health issues.
  • Krista Bird, Carolyn Bird’s daughter, who has lung cancer.
  • Patricia, Donna Jensen’s daughter, who is recovering from Covid.  She is hoping to be able to go back to work May 1st.
  • Darrell Charles, who is having issues with his heart.
  • Ukraine.
  • Joanne, Joye Bower’s aunt, who has a concussion.
  • Linda Stamper, who is recovering from her surgery.
  • the family of Bob Hill, who passed away.  His funeral was last week.
  • Diane Gelhaus, who had knee replacement surgery.
  • Tom Huston, who will have surgery on Wedensday.
  • Bill, who has a brain tumor

 

Joy:

  • Church shower and cleanup was on Sunday.  Thank you to everyone who purchased items for the shower or who helped with the cleanup.
  • Happy birthday to:
    • Eileen Humes (celebrating 105!)
  • Thank you to those filling in for Pastor Paul the next couple of weeks and being our guest speaker:
    • May 8th: Brad Bagby.
    • May 15th: Julie Wehner.
  • Larry & Jane Kies will be here May 22nd to talk about their mission work
  • Tami Corbin, who is currently in remission from cancer.  She still has some treatments to go through yet.