SUGGESTIONS: Pray for persons by baptismal name (i.e., first name) For a parish, name the clergy, and include by title, “Wardens and Vestry”. For Anglican Cycle of Prayer go to www.anglicancommunion.org.
EVERY WEEK PRAY FOR:
Michael Curry, Presiding Bishop; Whayne Hougland, Jr. Bishop of Western Michigan; for our partner dioceses and their bishops, Wendell Gibbs, Bishop of Michigan; Cate Waynick, Bishop Provisional of Eastern Michigan; Rayford Ray, Bishop of Northern Michigan; Moisés Quezada Moto, Bishop of the Dominican Republic; Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury; Craig Satterlee, Bishop of the North/West Lower Michigan Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and include by name local ELCA congregations(s) and its pastor(s).
We pray for all those in our Diocese who are discerning calls to ministry, both lay and ordained. In particular, we pray for those in our Diocese who are preparing for the Sacred Order of Priests, including Kellan Day, Radha Kaminski, Frankie LeClear, Derek Quinn, Eileen Stoffan, Abby VanderBrug, and Philip Zoutendam. We pray also for those in our Diocese who are preparing for the Sacred Order of Deacons, including Michael Hueschen, Elizabeth Kinsey, and Wendy Pearson. We remember with gratitude the retired clergy of the diocese.
Week of February 10
St. Paul’s Church, St. Joseph – Diane Pike, Rector
Commission on Ministry – Michael Ryan, Chair