Pastor Daniel Mapur (Sudanese Pastor), Pastor Geitz, and Pastor George, helped with the 21 Baptisms of children ages 6 down. What a wonderful Sunday afternoon! The worship service was followed by a traditional Sudanese feast.
South Sudanese Lutherans traveled to Pilgrim Lutheran Church in Lake City, IA, Sunday, May 23rd, 2021, in order to thank Pilgrim for donating the hymnals and in order to bless the hymnals for use at Grace Lutheran Church in Le Mars, IA.
Five children and their mothers were blessed on May 2nd, 2021, in celebration of the gift of children to these young Sudanese parents. "Children are a heritage from the Lord" Psalm 127:3
They are not just the church of tomorrow, but the church of today!
A Memorial Service was held at Grace Lutheran Church for Peter. May we always cherish his memory.
This prayer service was held for the Mapur Family before they headed back to the U.S.