Dane and Belinda Harpster of St. Peter spent the weekend with their grandchildren, Madison and Dru Eller of Jackson, Mo., while their parents were out of town.
On Saturday, they attended Madison’s basketball game.
On Sunday, they all visited with Mitch, Gretchen and Owen Harpster of Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Ryan and Donna Gullion of Effingham are the parents of twin boys born on Feb. 10, 2013.
Jaxson Reece weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces, and Jayden Dean weighed 6 pounds, 5.5 ounces. Both were 19 inches long.
They have two brothers, Colby Gullion and Michael Veins, and two sisters, Angelica and Sarah Veins.
Grandparents are Lana and Kevin Feldewerth, and Jack Gullion. Great-grandparents are Raymond and Ruth Reed.
The family of Vernon Meyer is having a card shower for his 93rd birthday on Feb. 20.
His address is Evergreen Nursing & Rehab Center, Room D5, Effingham, Ill. 62401.
St. Peter Lutheran Church
Attendance on Sunday was 184.
Scott Gercken was the organist.
Emily Chapman served as acolyte.
Attending elders were Allen Magnus and Mark Wollin.
In Our Prayers
• Coleen Blomberg
• Leann Hardiek
• Barry Parker
• Barb Schaal
• The family of Wes Harmeier
• Those serving our country:
• Nathan Lotz
• Floyd Oertwig
• Kinlee Thompson
• Coleman Mulvaney
• Julie Roberts
• Charles Wachholz
• Alexis Schafer
• John Michel
• Raymond Reed
• Betty Rubin
• Randy Butts
• Jennifer Guerrettaz
• Vernon Meyer
• Curtis and Kellie Connours