Almighty God, you thank you for planting in us the seed of your Word. By your Holy Spirit help us to receive it with joy, live according to it, and grow in faith and hope and love. Through Jesus Christ our Savior and Lord. Amen.
Readings: Isaiah 55:10-13
Matthew 13:1-9; 18-23
The Radio Broadcast is sponsored by: Marsha McKinney in celebration of the birthdays of her son Timothy and niece Alexandra on July 14th.
The Flowers on the Altar are sponsored by: By the people of St.. John’s to the glory of God and in thanksgiving for blessings received.
NEW! Fred Haas who has now been placed in an assisted Living Facility. Karen Shafer and her granddaughter Trisha, who is now at home recovering. Eileen Mcilhagga’s Cousin Samantha, who was diagnosed with B-Cell Lymphoma.
CONTINUED… Don Kelm- (Hospice Care); Bluhm family at the Death of Nadine; Dolores- Friend of Jackie Kraebel (having surgery); Symer Family at the death of Don Symer; Pastor Galen- (recovering from surgery); Chelsea- Friend of the Marone’s (moved to new rehab facility- making progress after injuries from a car); Tom Sprankle (comfort care); Jamie Bluhm’s cousin and family at the death of their pre-mature baby this past week. Stella (Toni Chapman’s mother) who was recently diagnosed with Covid-19; Greg Yaskow who is having health concerns; Chelsea (friend of Jane Marone); Scott Meidenbauer (John Fragale’s cousin); John Lavin (friend of Fragale family); Nassarin (friend of Charmaine AfterBuffalo); Art (Ceil Rowell’s brother in Law); Sean & Allie (Gary & Terry Frier’s son and daughter-in-law) Allie is a Nurse Practitioner working in a Buffalo Covid-19 Medical ICU; Charlene Wilbur (Friend of St. John’s who is currently in Long Island) dealing with health issues; Martin Singer (Friend of Betty Cavaleri); Kathy Beck’s cousin Ruth and her son Jeff who were diagnosed with Covid-19; Shelly Matthews as she recovers from knee surgery; Dorothy Walters son-in-law, Ron who is fighting cancer; Nathan & Matthew Bluhm’s grandfather; Kevin (Darlene Vogel’s husband’s son-in-law), Prayers also for his wife, Nancy and their daughter, Samantha; Sandra Ellis (Granddaughter of Toni Chapman); Meg Coffed, her husband Steve Coffed (Dave & Carol Coffed’s son) and their daughter Paige; Matthew Bluhm’s aunt Krissy & Kelly; Dawn Walczak.