The following Kyries (prayer concerns) and Glorias (thanksgivings) have been submitted by ALCM members.

  • In memoriam: John Krueger (Houston) 01/08/2021
    Posted by Christ the Servant Lutheran Church in Houston, where John served for many years: “With profound sadness we must report that our beloved John Krueger, dear friend and colleague, loving husband of Pam Krueger and beloved father of Ross and Kristin, breathed his final breath this afternoon (Thursday) in ICU at about 3:15 PM. His ...
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  • In memoriam: Elizabeth Gotsch 12/31/2020
    Please remember in prayer the family and friends of ALCM lifetime member Elizabeth Gotsch, who died on July 27, 2020. Her obituary is here. Eternal rest grant to her, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon her.
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  • In memoriam: Marillyn Freeman 12/31/2020
    Prayers of support for the family of ALCM member Marillyn Freeman, who died on March 24, 2020 at the age of 85 after a brave 10 year battle with cancer. Marillyn, a gifted organist, served as Director of Music Ministries at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Neenah, WI for 54 years. Her obituary is available ...
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  • In memoriam: Nancy L. Murphy 12/30/2020
    Please keep in your prayers the family and friends of Nancy L. Murphy, who died December 28, 2020 from complications related to COVID-19. Nancy is Bob Hobby’s mother-in-law (Jenny’s mother). May she rest in peace and rise in glory!
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  • In memoriam: Thomas Potts 12/27/2020
    We mourn with ALCM recent past-president Julie Grindle and her family. Julie’s father, Thomas, died on Christmas Eve of pneumonia and complications related to COVID-19. You can read the obituary here. May he rest in peace and rise in glory!
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  • In memoriam: Peter Wessler 11/27/2020
    Please keep in your prayers the family and friends of ALCM member Peter Wessler who died this week due to COVID-19 complications. Peter served as the LSM Academy Director since 2003 and was both the face and the backbone of the LSM summer community for almost two decades. In addition to Peter’s service to LSM, he also ...
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  • Kyrie: Scott Weidler 11/23/2020
    Please keep in your prayers ALCM member Scott Weidler in his continued battle with cancer. What began as pancreatic cancer has, despite both surgery and aggressive chemo treatments, appeared in other parts of his body as well.
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  • In memoriam: Harold Rutz 11/20/2020
    March 20, 1930 – November 17, 2020 Please keep in your prayers the family and friends of ALCM member Harold Rutz, who passed on November 17, 2020.
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  • Gloria – Wayne Wold 11/02/2020
    We’re delighted to share this good news from Wayne Wold: Wayne L. Wold, DMA, AAGO, was appointed Adjunct Associate Professor of Music at Shenandoah University in Winchester, Virginia, where he will teach organ and church music topics. Wold recently retired from Hood College in Frederick, Maryland, where he served as professor and chaired the music department. ...
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  • In memoriam: Philip Gehring 10/08/2020
    Please keep in your prayers the family and friends of ALCM member Philip Gehring, who died on October 5th. Phil’s wife Betty wrote in a note to John Santoro: “Phil died last night, with friends and family around him and a small white dog on his bed. God is so good to us! Betty.” Phil ...
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