Kyries & Glorias

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

  • Kyrie – in memoriam Sarah Rupert 09/13/2018 Kyrie - in memoriam Sarah Rupert Read more
  • Gloria – Sarah Rupert 09/13/2018 In thanksgiving for the baptismal life of Sarah Rupert, wife of Lee Rupert, September 12. Sarah was a choir member of Apollo’s Fire in Cleveland and a member of the Cleveland Lutheran A Cappella Choir. Rest in God’s peace, Sarah. Read more
  • Kyrie – in memoriam Erik Floan 06/01/2018 Long-time ALCM member Erik Floan diedĀ  May 31, 2018 at his home in Winona, Minnesota. The funeral was held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Minneapolis, MN. A wonderful article about Erik’s being reunited with his birth family appeared in the Winona Daily News. You can also read ... Read more
  • Gloria – Bruce Bengtson Retirement 06/01/2018 Congratulations to ALCM member Bruce Bengtson on his retirement this weekend from Luther Memorial in Madison, Wisconsin, where he has served as Director of Music for 40 years. A wonderful newspaper article about Bruce and his ministry at Luther Memorial appeared in the Wisconsin State Journal. Read more
  • Kyrie – Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Milwaukee 05/16/2018 Prayers are requested for the members of this congregation in downtown Milwaukee, whose church building was consumed by fire on Tuesday, May 15. John Behnke is the musician at this church. Read more
  • Kyrie – In memoriam Margaret Harms 03/19/2018 From Pastor Kristian Wold, Hope Lutheran Church, Calgary AB: With sadness we announce the death of Margaret Harms on Tuesday, March 6. Margaret was theĀ beloved wife of Al Harms, a loving mother of four, and long time member of Hope Lutheran Church in Calgary. She was an accomplished choir director and organist, and was active for ... Read more
  • Kyrie – In memoriam Wanda Neudorfer-Pack 03/08/2018 Wanda Neudorfer-Pack, ALCM and Cantor Connection:Columbus member, died March 3 in Westerville, Ohio. Please keep Wanda’s husband David and other family and friends in your prayers. Read the obituary. Read more
  • Kyrie – in memoriam Rhoda Moelter (1948-2017) 01/10/2018 ALCM member Rhoda Moelter died December 18, 2017. The funeral was held at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Au Gres, Michigan. Please keep her brother, sister, and other family and friends in your prayers. Read more
  • Kyrie – in memoriam Carlos Messerli (1927-2017) 11/13/2017 Carlos Messerli, who served as second president of ALCM from 1989-1993, died on Thursday, November 9. You can read the full obituary here. Please keep Carlos’s wife, Susan, and his family in your prayers. Eternal rest grant to him, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him. Read more
  • Gloria – Mary Sue Schlegel (submitted by Roy Carroll) 09/07/2017 Thanks be to God for such servant witnesses as Mary Sue Schlegel, organist at Shanesville Lutheran Church, Shanesville, OH. Mary Sue is being recognized by the congregation and many former and current students on the weekend of September 9 and 10 with programs and worship services marking the 60th anniversary of her exemplary service to ... Read more