Joys and Concerns

Week of August 7th

Concerns:

  • the family of Mary Kay Miller, she passed away last Thursday. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date with inurnment at Floral Hills Memorial Gardens, Oelwein, Iowa.
  • Peg Larson, who was in the hospital with a dislocated hip and is now at home recuperating.
  • Darrell Charles, who is having issues with his heart.
  • Ukraine
  • Bishop Laurie, who has a concussion after a fall earlier this year.  And a thank you to Bishop Deb Keisey who is filling in while Bishop Laurie is on medical leave.
  • Tom Greenley, who suffering from heart issues.
  • Marilyn Freeman, who fell and dislocated her ankle and broke her leg.  She is recovering at home.
  • Joye Bowers, who broke her arm and had a concussion.
  • Julie Bagby, is at home recovering from complications after her open heart surgery.
  • the flood victims in Kentucky, Las Vegas and around the country
  • Joann Wehner, who was in the hospital this last week with pneumonia and other issues this past week.
  • the family of Pat (friends of Jim and Sally Bond) who passed away
  • Shannon Magnuson (Donna Jensen’s relative) who had surgery on her spine after being hit by a large tree branch while camping

 

Joy:

  • Thank you to Julie Wehner for filling in for Pastor Paul on Sunday while he is on vacation.
  • Happy birthday to:
    • Josephine Lake
    • Tim Dryml
    • Maren Rasmussen
    • Travis Schellhorn
  • Happy anniversary to:
    • Steve & Kris Shonka

Week of July 31st

Concerns:

  • Joann Wehner
  • Mary Kay Miller
  • Peggy Larson on her continued health issues.
  • Darrell Charles, who is having issues with his heart.
  • Ukraine
  • Bishop Laurie, who has a concussion after a fall earlier this year
  • Tom Greenley, who has congestive heart issues.
  • Marilyn Freeman, who fell and dislocated her ankle and broke her leg.  She is recovering at home.
  • Joye Bowers, who broke her arm and had a concussion.
  • Julie Bagby, is at home recovering from complications after her open heart surgery.
  • Collette Greenley, who had back surgery at Mayo and is recovering at home
  • Marilyn Jensen, who had knee replacement surgery.
  • Janet Larson, who fell and broke her upper arm.
  • the flood victims in Kentucky
  • Ron Melick who was in the hospital from a stroke.  He is back home.
  • Diane, who severely broke her foot.

 

Joy:

  • We had nice weather for our outdoor worship service!
  • the Mama Mia theater production in Cedar Rapids went over really well.
  • RAGBRAI had good weather.
  • Wildlife Thunder had a good turnout.
  • Happy birthday to:
    • Beverly Sprague
    • Katie Schellhorn
    • Ray Walton
    • Beth Greenley

Week of July 24th

Concerns:

  • Sandy Evans, who is recovering from surgery.
  • Mary Kay Miller, who is in hospice care.
  • Peggy Larson on her continued health issues.
  • Darrell Charles, who is having issues with his heart.
  • Ukraine
  • Joanne, Joye Bower’s aunt, who has a concussion after a fall.
  • Bishop Laurie, who has a concussion after a fall earlier this year.
  • Tom Greenley, who has congestive heart issues.
  • Marilyn Freeman, who fell and dislocated her ankle and broke her leg.  She is recovering at home.
  • Joye Bowers, who broke her arm and had a concussion.
  • Julie Bagby, is at home recovering from complications after her open heart surgery.
  • Collette Greenley, who had back surgery at Mayo last week.
  • Marilyn Jensen, who had knee replacement surgery last week.

 

Joy:

  • Pastor Paul was able to get rid of the boot on his foot and is now able to walk around again!
  • Next week we are having worship outside! Bring your lawn chairs.  (If the weather is bad, we will move worship back inside to the sanctuary.)
  • Happy anniversary to:
    • Greg & Martha Fletcher
    • Travis & Katie Schellhorn
    • Tom & Nikki Thompson
    • Tim & Pam Dryml
    • Dan & George Dodd
  • Happy birthday to:
    • Tyler Rasmussen
    • Sally Bond
    • Molly Rothman