Monday update

Leigh Ann Zirkle's mother will have knee replacement surgery this week.

Rick Helms, pastor of Bellevue Christian Church, will have eye surgery this week.

Gary Holloway's mother will have surgery on Wednesday to remove a tumor from her brain.

Our Congolese friends ask for prayers for a member of Nouvelle Alliance, who is mourning the death of several family members; they were among the victims during a recent violent attack in the Eastern parts of the Democratic Republic of Congo. We ask for your prayers for peace for the people of the Congo who have lived with violence and political instability for decades.