On Sunday, November 8, LCC K-9 Comfort Dog Miriam (Emmanuel - Kingfisher, Oklahoma)was commissioned at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Kingfisher, Oklahoma.LCC K-9 Comfort Dog Rufus (St. Mark’s - Edmond, Oklahoma) joined in welcoming Miriam and her team to the Southwest Region.
The commissioning was followed by a luncheon in the fellowship hall. LCMS Oklahoma District President Rev. Henke was present for the service and enjoyed his time with the dogs prior to lunch. It was easy to see how excited the congregation is to have Miriam to support their outreach ministry.