Lower Susquehanna Synod Prayer List

Week of July 4, 2022:

  • St. Paul, Hanover
  • St. Paul, Lititz
  • St. Paul, Littlestown
  • St. Paul, Millersville
  • St. Paul, New Cumberland

Week of July 11, 2022:

  • St. Paul, Newport
  • St. Paul, Orrstown
  • St. Paul, Penryn
  • St. Paul, Quincy
  • St. Paul, Spring Grove

Week of July 18, 2022:

  • St. Paul (Blain), Loysville
  • St. Paul (Broadway), Hanover
  • St. Paul (Dubs), Hanover
  • St. Paul (Hametown), Glen Rock
  • St. Paul (Lebanon), Felton

Week of July 25, 2022:

  • St. Paul (New Chester), New Oxford
  • St. Paul (Sand Hill), Hummelstown
  • St. Paul (Stoverstown), Spring Grove
  • St. Paul (Wertzville), Enola
  • St. Paul’s, York

Week of July 4, 2022:

  • Sister Deborah A.S. McClellan, Retired
  • The Rev. Brian A. McClinton, York, Mt. Zion; Mount Wolf, Christ (Starview)
  • Deacon Megan Reynolds McClinton, York, Mt. Zion
  • The Rev. Larry A. McConnell, Retired
  • Deacon G. Phyllis McCullough, Retired
  • The Rev. Foster R. McCurley, Retired
  • The Rev. Robert S. McEllroy III, Retired
  • The Rev. Judith A. McKee, Retired
  • The Rev. Thomas E. McKee, Retired

Week of July 11, 2022:

  • The Rev. Tricia A. McMackin, York, SpiriTrust Lutheran, Chaplain
  • The Rev. Ronald F. Mease, Retired
  • The Rev. Ivan R. Mechtly Jr., Retired
  • The Rev. Fredrica K. Meitzen, Retired
  • The Rev. Constance L. Mentzer, York, Advent
  • The Rev. Dr. Timothy A. Mentzer, Lancaster, Holy Trinity
  • The Rev. John D. Merkel, Retired
  • The Rev. Richard F. Michael, Retired
  • The Rev. Beth R. Miller, Retired

Week of July 18, 2022:

  • The Rev. Glenn D. Miller, Retired
  • The Rev. Sherry A. Miller, On Leave From Call
  • The Rev. Janice L. Mills, Retired
  • The Rev. George M. Minick, Retired
  • The Rev. Christina H. Minnich, Jacobus, Salem
  • The Rev. Eugene H. Moore, Retired
  • The Rev. Adam T. Morton, On Leave From Call – Graduate Study
  • The Rev. Russell H. Mueller, Retired
  • Deacon Jennifer Sue Murphy, New Oxford, Cross Keys Village, Chaplain

Week of July 25, 2022:

  • The Rev. Wayne C. Muthler, Middletown, Frey Village, Chaplain
  • Deacon Emily R. Myallis, Lititz, St. Paul, Children’s Ministry Coordinator
  • The Rev. Robert J. Myallis, Lititz, St. Paul
  • The Rev. Albert E. Myers, Retired
  • The Rev. David Charles Newhart, Retired
  • The Rev. Jane C. Nicholson, Chambersburg, First
  • The Rev. Miriam L. Nicholson, Disability
  • The Rev. William B. Nienstedt, Retired
  • The Rev. Peter W. F. Nodyne, Retired

Week of July 4, 2022 – Lutheran Immigration and Refuge Services, Kristin Witte

Week of July 11, 2022 – Lutheran Camping Corporation, Michael Youse

Week of July 18, 2022 – Lutheran Campus Ministry – Penn State, Deacon Alicia Anderson

Week of July 25, 2022 –  Lutheran Disaster Response, The Rev. Glenn Beard

Week of July 4, 2022 – John Sheaf

Week of July 11, 2022 – Keith Shively

Week of July 18, 2022 – Mindy Shively

Week of July 25, 2022 – Troy Spencer

  • Those in the path of severe weather – ongoing

Requests will remain on the list for 3 months unless there is a request for ongoing prayers.

Requests will remain on the list for 3 months unless there is a request for ongoing prayers.

  • The Rev. Allen Schwarz (Canadochly, York) – ongoing
  • The Rev. Charles Kampmeyer (retired) – ongoing
  • Natalie Rimmer, wife of The Rev. Chad Rimmer (on leave) – ongoing
  • The Rev. Terry McCarthy (disability) – ongoing
  • Mrs. Janice Ambrose – ongoing
  • Janice Cromer (wife of The Rev. Douglas Cromer, retired) – ongoing
  • The Rev. Jay Bohn, (retired) and his wife, Mary Bohn – ongoing

Requests will remain on the list for 3 months unless there is a request for ongoing prayers.

  • Elizabeth
  • Jim
  • Bishop of Konde Diocese, Bishop Geoffrey Samuel Mwakihaba 
  • and all who serve the church

that they serve with wisdom, vision, seek peace and justice, and work for the good of all citizens.

We pray for the many ministries across our Lower Susquehanna Synod and give thanks for the difference being made.

especially those in the paths of the volcanic eruptions in Guatemala and Hawaii.

for the whole human family around the world that encounters violence, racism, prejudice, and injustice.

  • The Rev. Jennifer and Deacon David Hope-Tringali, serving in Guatemala
  • The Rev. Dr. Jeffrey Truscott, serving in Indonesia
  • Pastor Stephen Deal, serving in Central America, for Young Adults in Global Mission
  • Deacon April Trout serving the Lower Susquehanna Synod as liaison to the Konde Diocese in Mbeya, Tanzania
  • all other missionaries serving around the world

who in their desperation to move to a new country put their lives in danger; that all be led safely in God’s care.

around our world, both at home and abroad. We pray for cooler heads, respect for one another, and saner solutions. We pray for the courage to love all God’s children. We pray that black lives will matter to all. We pray that law enforcement officials will be safe in their work, and that God’s house in all places will safe space and sanctuary for all who enter.

especially this month we pray for the administration, staff, corrections officers, inmates, families of inmates of following facilities: Forest County Jail, Franklin County Jail, Fulton County Jail, Greene County Prison, Huntingdon County Prison, SCI Retreat at Humlock Creek, SCI Rockview at Bellefonte, and SCI Somerset.

that they recognize the violence they have committed, that their hearts would be changed, and that they receive forgiveness, mercy, and grace when it is offered and in doing so be changed.

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Have a prayer request to share with others in our synod? Please contact Marsha Roscoe at mroscoe@lss-elca.org. Please also notify her when you wish to be removed from the list.