Caring Community: July 2017

Prayer List

We are continuing the process of praying for authorized ministers, congregations, and ministry groups throughout 2017. We encourage you to include these prayer requests in your local church newsletter, share them with your prayer circle, and include them in your own prayers. Click here to download the entire 2017 prayer list.

Week of July 2

  • Evergreen Congregational UCC; Beachton, Georgia
  • Leslie Brogan
  • Sam Greening
  • Shannon Michael Pater
  • John Pearson

Week of July 9

  • Brookemeade Congregational UCC; Nashville, Tennessee
  • Marie Bacchiocchi
  • Paul Hackett
  • Michael Piazza
  • David Templeton Jr

Week of July 16

  • First Congregational UCC; Birmingham, Alabama
  • David Brown
  • D. Houston Hall
  • Shelli Poe
  • Phillip Price
  • Paige Pearson Wimberly

Week of July 23

  • Decatur UCC; Decatur, Georgia
  • Diantha Baker Brown
  • Randy Hammer
  • Thomas Query
  • Ed Sunday Winters
  • Patricia Keeler

Week of July 30

  • Church of the Savior; Alpharetta, Georgia
  • Lacey Brown
  • George Hartz
  • Gerald Kummer
  • Will Rabert Jr
  • Ray Speller

Prayer Requests

  • Prayers for Rev. Sam Greening (pastor at United Church of Huntsville) as he continues to recover from a brief hospital stay earlier this month.
  • Prayers of gratitude for the connections made by those who attended General Synod 31 in Baltimore

Conference Transitions

Marsha Brown will be ordained and installed at 3 pm on July 16, 2017 at Phoenix Christian Church in Wildersville, Tennessee.

Larry Gipson will be ordained at 5 pm on July 23, 2017 at Kirkwood UCC in Atlanta. He has accepted a position as associate minister at Old South Union Church in Weymouth, Mass.

Churches in Transition

Oak Grove Congregational Christian, Pine Mountain Georgia; Brookmeade Congregational UCC, Nashville Tennessee; Howard Congregational UCC, Nashville Tennessee; United Church, Huntsville, Tennessee; Holy Trinity Community Church, Nashville Tennessee.