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Valley News Page 5 I & Views The Pastor's Column Obituary We are looking at the city Jerusalem's future. which Revelation 21 and 22 Likewise, throughout will be everywhere present says Jesus is preparing as the the world there are untoldat all time. Michael J. eternalhome for His spiritual numbers of buildings called Second. There will be no Meek, age 39 of bride (His faithful followers churches, which are also night there (21:25). Verse Somerset, NJ from all of human history), referred to as houses of God. 23 says the city will not and formally Today we are going to begin People go to them to come depend on external lights M a p 1 e w o o d, looking at the New Jerusalem intoGod'spresence.Matthew such as the sun and moon MN died from the context of things18:20 assures us that "where for lighting. Neither will it unexpectedly which will not be present or two or three are gathered depend on artificial lights August 22, 2010. He is be part of the make-up of together in my name, thereto illuminate homes and preceded in death by to go to a building for God Michael J. Meek, 39 Advisors in reinsurance and program business. 2010 brought incorporation of his own company, JPMM and Associates, Inc. He was very proud to name his corp oration after his children. Michael married Grace Orsolino May 30, 2004, and September 23rd, 2010 The Drayton Cemetery Association would like to thank the following for their memorial donations: SUSAN MOSOLF MEMORIALS Ray Stewart Margaret Torrey they lived in Somerset, NJ. WALTER HARLOW !1 Family members include MEMORIAL JI his wife, Grace, and son, Margaret Torrey ] Preston (4), and daughters, TOM LANDOWSKI 1 Michaela & Madison (7 MEMORIALS months) all of Somerset, NJ; t September 9, 1970 to a son, Joseph (9) who lives MargaretTorrey ] Miland and Myrna Meek in in Lakeville, MN with his Dean and Betty Staskivige 1 st. Paul, MN. He attended mother; parents, Miland & L--loyal Omdahl - school in the North St. Paul, Myrna Meek, Oakdale, MN; Maplewood, Oakdale School brother, Matthew Meek that city and why. am I in the midst of them." First, from 21:22 John And Psalm 22:3 assures us tells us "I say no temple that God "inhabitest the therein..." King Solomon praises of [His people]". built Jerusalem's first temple. In the New Jerusalem A second was built in and neither temple, synagogue, aroundthetimeofJesus.Both nor church will be needed were destroyed by invading "for the Lord God Almighty armies. The Bible says there and the Lamb are the are yet two more temples in temple." People will not need 0 r m i'l niske, Pembina Coun streets. The lighting system employed is eternal and all- encompassing -- "for the glory of God did lighten it, and the Lamb is the light thereof". Jesus said, "I am the Light of the world". Today it is spiritual light. Then He will be the City's light. by pastor leroy aufenkamp The Altru Diabetes Center- Cavalier be hosting a national speaker on diabetes. Jim Murphy has diabetes and will share his personal experiences and helpful insights on successfully managing diabetes. If you haven't already, please take the first step toward living a healthier life. The presentation will be Tuesday, September 28th at the Cavalier Senior Citizens Center, at 2:00 p.m. Mr. Murphy will give a presentation on how those with diabetes can live a healthier life. His message is that you are not alone with your journey with diabetes and that he is a real person who has walked in your shoes. The event is open to the public and free of charge. The Altru Diabetes Center- Cavalier and sanofi-aventis are sponsoring the event. For more information call Stacie Metelmann at the Altru Clinic- Cavalier 265-8338. Anyone needing a ride to the event may call Pembina County Public Transportation 454-6586. Senior Meals Through Thursday September 30th Thursday September 23rd Breaded Chicken, Scalloped Potatoes, Beets, Apple Crisp and WW Bread-2 Friday September 24th Pork Chop with Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, California Blend Vegetables, Dessert and WW Bread-2 Monday September 27th Meatloaf, Baked Potato, Beets, Cookie and WW bread-1 Tuesday September 28th Beef Tips with Gravy, Noodles, Peas, Plums and WW Bread- 1 Wednesday September 29th Turkey and Dressing, Mashed Potatoes, Yams, Cranberries, Apple Crisp and WW Bread- 1 Thursday September 30th Chicken Chow Mein, Rice, Egg Roll, Pineapple and WW Bread-1 Friday October 1st All meals served with margarine and 1% milk. Suggested donation is $3.50. Under 50, $6.50. Pembina County Meals and Transportation. Call: 454-6586. infant twin brothers; grandparents Joseph and Mae Engelbrakson, Drayton, ND Henry and Doris Meek Stephen, MN. Michael was born District graduating from North High School in 1989. He was confirmed at St. Mark's Lutheran Church in N. St. Paul, MN where he was active in youth activities. He attended Concordia College in Moorhead, MN graduating in 1993 Cum Laude with degrees in Political Science and Communication. At Concordia, he was elected Student Association vice president. He was the KORD sports director, a Concordian staffwriter and an Orientation communicator. He also served as student liaison on the C-400 Advisory Council, Senate Parliamentarian, and Student Concerns Board chair. Following graduation, he began a career in the insurance industry. His first job was with Westfield Insurance Companies in Ohio and then in Michigan as a Marketing Manager. His next position was Vice President with Benfield Blanch in San Francisco, San Antonio and Minneapolis. Michael was one of twelve brokers selected to participate in Benfield Blanch's "Top Gun" program in 2001. In 2002, he moved to NewYork to be with his future 2008 Disaster Application Deadline Approaching Rapidly wife and worked for Gill & - Roeser, Inc, a reinsurance FARGO, N.D. - (September is a good way to recoup some program. Because the intermediar~ as Senior Vice 20, 2010) - Agricultural of those losses," Krauter said, stimulus funding must be President. Beginning in producers who had disaster- "but unless that producer used during the 2010 fiscal 2009, he spent a short time as related losses in 2008 are comes in to talk with one of year that ends September Managing Director of United encouraged to visit their our offices by the 30th, it's a 30, all applications must be local Farm Service Agency lost opportunity." filed before then and late News we con use? office before September 30 Producers that have applications will not be Call the VNV Hot Line to apply for benefits through already had their application accepted. 701 360-3005 the Supplemental Revenue processed or have already Farm Service Agency has Assistance (SURE) Program. contacted their local office offices throughout North Or Email Aaron Krauter, State do not need to do anything Dakota, local offices are Executive Director for Farm further for the 2008 SURE listed in the United StatesSubscribe or renew your n /subscription to ValleyNewsl Service Agency in North Program. Government section of the Views Online by going toJ Dakota, hopes producers take The American Recovery phone book or can be found | | the deadline seriously. "2008 and Reinvestment Act by visiting www.fsa.usda. IWinner of Anirnol Republic[ was a tough year for a lot of provided additional stimulus guy. farms, andthe SURE program funding for the 2008 SURE l Robbin s Pullet Egg Prize./ (Heather), Woodbury, MN and sister, Myung McClain (Cordell), Maplewood, MN; nieces and nephews, Jacob, Hannah & Madilyrm Meek, Elijah foster and Minah McClain, Vincent, Michael and Alexa Favaloro, and Paul Vincent Orsolino. Michael's passions included golf, sports, reading multiple daily newspapers, gardening and spending time with family and friends at their homes inThe Hamptons and in Bonita Springs, FL. The funeral service was held Friday, August 27th, 2010 at Prince Of People Lutheran Church. Princeton Junction, NJ. There was a" Gathering" for family and friends the night before. A Celebration of Michael's life was held September 9, 2010 at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, No. St. Paul, MN. Continued From Page 4 would allay their fears. That would be amnesty, pure and simple. Under our system of government, nothing can be done until massive consensus exists. Right now, there isn't any. It is obvious that the opinions of the public, the policymakers and the stakeholders are too divergent for reform to happen.. The only reform in sight is longer and higher walls on the border and there isn't even much consensus on that or it would be happening with more vigor. SecurelT Plus provides comprehensive, automated protection for your PC, making Internet security effortless. A~slsted installation, simplified interface, state-of-the-art detection technologic and FREE 24/7 support make SecurelT Plus the ideal choice for ~ security. 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Leroy Aufenkamp Assembly Schedule: 10:00 a.m. Sunday School (age 2 through adult) 11:00 a.m. Morning Worship Service 7:00 p.m. Evening Service Teien Evangelical Covenant Church Pastor Steve Grosz 218-455-3868 Sundays: 9:00 a.m. Family Worship Celebration 10:00 a.m. Fellowship and United Methodist Church Pastor Gary Johnson Joliette Sunday Worship 8:30 a.m. Drayton 203 North Main Street Sunday Worship at 10:00 a.m. Refreshments Broadcast on KXPO 10:15 a.m. Sunday School for 1340am at 10:15 a.m. All Ages HumboR St. Edward's Sunday Worship 9:00 a.m. Pembina Catholic Church s ywo ip= 10:30a m. Rev. Fr. Anozie Joseph A. Okogba Saturday, 5:00 p.m. Mass Sunday, 8:00 a.m. Mass Assumption Catholic Church of Pembina Sunday, 10:00 a.m. Mass Trinity Lutheran Church "Church of the Lutheran Hour" Rev. 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