In Memoriam — Bob Brax

Posted February 15th, 2019

Bob Brax died on Thursday, February 7. The memorial service was held on Thursday, February 14, at the church. We wish to express our sympathy to his wife, Jill Brax; brothers, Don (Kathy) Brax, Allan (Cheryl) Brax, David (Sue Ann) Brax; and the other immediate and extended family members.

For These We Pray for Sunday, February 17, 2019

Posted February 15th, 2019

The McPherson Church of the Brethren

Bob Brax died on Thursday, February 7. The memorial service was held on Thursday, February 14, at the church. We wish to express our sympathy to his wife, Jill Brax; brothers, Don (Kathy) Brax, Allan (Cheryl) Brax, David (Sue Ann) Brax; and the other immediate and extended family members.

  • Becki Bowman, John Dilley
  • Donita Goyen, Tami Grandison
  • Eloise Holman, Herb Johnson
  • Maxine Miller, Jerrick Pfeiff
  • Gene Reinecker, Jeanette Stump
  • Dick Yeargan
  • Reba Adams, mother of Kendra Bowen
  • Our Leadership Team
  • Good Beginnings Preschool
  • McPherson County Schools
  • McPherson College
  • The Cedars Community, staff & residents

The Church of the Brethren Western Plains District

Sonja Griffith, District Executive

Keith Funk, Moderator

Ministries of the Western Plains District

The Church of the Brethren Denomination

David Steele, General Secretary, and all members of the CoB staff

Donita Keister, Annual Conference Moderator

In Our Nation and World

Victims of Natural Disasters and those responding to the devastation

The worldwide refugee crisis

The humanitarian crisis at our borders

CoB congregations in:

Brazil, Haiti, Dominican Republic, India, Nigeria, Spain, South Sudan, and Venezuela

For These We Pray for Sunday, February 10, 2019

Posted February 8th, 2019

Gladys Ford died on Monday, February 4. The graveside service was held on Saturday, February 9, at the McPherson Cemetery. We wish to express our sympathy to her daughters, Cynthia Nelson, Bettie Ruth McNeill; sons, Charles “Bill” Ford, James (Elly) Ford; and the other immediate and extended family members.

Connie Blum, sister of Bonnie Fruth, died on February 5. The memorial service was held on Saturday, February 9, in Dixon, IL. We wish to express our sympathy to David and Bonnie Fruth and other immediate and extended family members.

Bob Brax died on Thursday, February 7.  Service arrangements are pending.  Please remember Jill and the other family members in prayer.

•Becki Bowman, John Dilley

•Donita Goyen, Tami Grandison

•Eloise Holman, Herb Johnson

•Maxine Miller, Jerrick Pfeiff

•Gene Reinecker, Jeanette Stump

•Dick Yeargan

•Reba Adams, mother of Kendra Bowen

•Sara Brubaker, •Shawn Flory Replogle, •Tom Hurst,

•Angela Samland, •Grace van Asselt, celebrating birthdays today

In Memoriam — Connie Blum

Posted February 7th, 2019

Connie Blum, sister of Bonnie Fruth, died on February 5. The memorial service was held on Saturday, February 9, in Dixon, IL. We wish to express our sympathy to David and Bonnie Fruth and other immediate and extended family members.

In Memoriam — Gladys Ford

Posted February 7th, 2019

Gladys Ford died on Monday, February 4. The graveside service was held on Saturday, February 9, at the McPherson Cemetery. We wish to express our sympathy to her daughters, Cynthia Nelson, Bettie Ruth McNeill; sons, Charles “Bill” Ford, James (Elly) Ford; and the other immediate and extended family members.