But God demonstrates his own love for us in this:

While we were still sinners,

Christ died for us.

~Romans 5:8~

Update on Gibbie McMillan from yesterday

  • Good night
  • Oxygen level at 70% ( The goal is sustaining 50%.)
  • Kidneys and heart doing wll
  • Sedated for rest and healing
  • Good day and night (report from nurses)
  • Working to improve lung healing
  • Able to be removed from blood pressure medication
  • Prayers, past and future, are appreciated.

Many people are sick with the virus. Keep praying.

Dominick Anthony Cuti, Sr.

March 29, 2021 – August 02, 2021

(Husband of David’s classmate)

Dominick Anthony Cuti, Sr., a resident of Amite, LA, passed away on Monday, August 2, 2021 at his home. He was born March 29, 1940 in Kentwood, LA and was 81 years of age. He was a teacher in Tangipahoa Parish for 33 years. He was a lifetime member of St. Helena Catholic Church. Mr. Dominick was well know for visiting his friends and relatives who were sick and elderly and in need of company. He was an adored and loving father and grandfather who loved spending time with his family especially during their Sunday dinners. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Linda Thompson Cuti; daughter, Mary Margaret Cuti Currier and husband Andy; 2 sons, Dominick Anthony Cuti, Jr. and wife Valerie and Charles Russell Cuti and wife, Leslie; 2 sisters, Nancy Brown and Mary Hall; 1 brother, Charles “Hoyt” Cuti and wife Sharon; 7 grandchildren, Dominick Anthony Cuti, III and wife Emily, Brendan R. Cuti, Charley Renee Cuti, Lindsie Currier, Emmie Currier, Kensey Cuti and Allie Currier. Preceded in death by his parents, Dominic and Catherine Cuti; father-in-law and mother-in law, Russell and Dot Thompson; sister, Polly Remondet; brother-in-law, Sidney Brown, Sr.; nephew, Sidney Brown, Jr.; niece, Donna Brown; brother-in-law, Billy Hall; brother-in-law, Russell Thompson, Jr. Visitation at McKneely Funeral Home, Amite, from 8:00AM until 10:30AM on Thursday, August 5, 2021. Funeral Mass at St. Helena Catholic Church at 11:00AM on Thursday. Interment Amite Memorial Gardens, Amite, LA. Pallbearers will be Chuck Thompson, Mark Thompson, Tre’ Cuti, Brendan Cuti, Chris Brown, Mike Remondet, Andy Currier. Honorary pallbearers will be Charles V. Cuti, Mike Remondet, Sr., Charles Santora, Charles V. Genco, and Sal Perez. For an online guestbook, visit

Read the Bible Chronologically in 2021 – August 4

2 KINGS 23:31-37
JEREMIAH 22:1-23
JEREMIAH 26:1-24
2 KINGS 24:1-4
JEREMIAH 25:1-14

Baptist Press

OCC WOrkday on 28th

It looks like the August workday will be postponed due to the virus. I’ll let you know when we can meet again. Your donations can be left in the tote inside the front door of the fellowship hall.

Prayer Meeting and other services

Thankfully, many churches offer their services online! That means so much to those who feel the need to be at home.

Today’s Prayer – Please be in prayer for churches, schools, job sites, etc. as decisions are being made about being open/closed. Follow guidelines to help protect others and yourself.

Coming Soon – Georgia Barnette Offering for North America – “NEARBY – THE Needs Next Door”

Help someone to have a better day with a kind word, a smile, holding a door open, a phone call, a note, etc.

Your prayers make a big difference to/for others,

Anna Lee