Kyries & Glorias

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

  • In memoriam – Mark Schweitzer 11/13/2019 In memoriam - Mark Schweitzer Read more
  • In memoriam – Peter Krentz 08/29/2019 Please keep in your prayers ALCM members Wanda Krentz and Anne Krentz Organ. Wanda’s husband Peter (Anne’s father) died yesterday. Ann posted the following notice in Facebook: My dad breathed his last yesterday evening, surrounded by family and singing. A service will be held on Saturday, August 31, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Batavia, IL. Visitation ... Read more
  • Kyrie – Gilroy, CA Community 07/29/2019 Prayers for healing are requested for the Gilroy, CA community. ALCM members Zita Weyland and Ron Koch serve Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, located 2 miles from the site of Sunday’s shooting. Read more
  • In memoriam: Alice Torvend 07/02/2019 We give thanks for the life of Alice Torvend, mother of Samuel Torvend. Sam was a plenary speaker & workshop presenter at the Portland conference. His mother died on Tuesday of the conference. Sam sent this note to the conference committee: Dear friends, I write to thank you for your many kindnesses to me during ALCM Portland. ... Read more
  • Kyrie – Sandra Bogey 06/06/2019 Please keep in your prayers Sandra Bogey, wife of ALCM member Brian Bogey. Sandra has had numerous serious medical issues the past year and is now in a nursing home. Read more
  • In memoriam: Paul Bouman (1918-2019) 04/29/2019 We give thanks for the life of Paul Bouman (August 26, 1918 – April 28, 2019). In 2003 Paul was made an Honorary Lifetime Member of ALCM (now called Faithful Servant) and awarded with a certificate that read: “In thanksgiving to God for your proclamation of the gospel of Jesus Christ through music and your ministry ... Read more
  • Kyrie – Mark Glaeser 02/12/2019 Please keep in your prayers ALCM member Mark Glaeser. This morning Mark shared on Facebook his ongoing battle with cancer. “We come to you for healing Lord, of body mind, and soul, and pray that by your Spirit’s touch we may again be whole. As once you walked through ancient streets and reached toward those in pain, ... Read more
  • In memoriam – Linda S. Schmidt 12/18/2018 In memoriam - Linda S. Schmidt Read more
  • Gloria 11/11/2018 The opening hymn festival at the October 2018 Concordia University Chicago Lectures in Church Music featured pieces commissioned by Bill and Nancy Raabe.  Works were presented by composers Behnke, Busarow, Cherwien, Hildebrand, Hobby, Kempke, Kohrs, Ore, Pelz, Schack, and Schalk. The event also featured “Love is the Key,” for which composer Zebulon Highben received the 2011 ALCM Raabe Prize for Excellence ... Read more
  • In memoriam – Dexter Weikel 11/11/2018 In thanksgiving for the baptismal life of Dr. Dexter Weikel, music professor emritus at Gettysburg Seminary. Dr. Weikel died in the Lord on All Saints’ Day, November 1, 2018. Services will be held at Christ Church, 30 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg on Saturday, Dec. 2 at 10:30 a.m. Read more