Braxton Laverne Grotrian was received into the family of God through the Sacrament of Holy Baptism on Sunday, May 9, 2021.









Pastor Ken Tubbesing was the officiant of the baptism which took place at Martin Luther Lutheran Church.  His message on Braxton’s Baptism Day was based on the Gospel reading and particularly John 15:16 “You did not choose me, but I chose you…”



Braxton is the son of Doug and Hanna Grotrian.    Clara is Braxton’s big sister.





Serving as sponsors for Braxton are Steve Plamback and Lane & Kylee Meyer..

Braxton’s sponsors (l to r) Lane & Kylee Meyer (with their children, Cash, Landry, and Corbin) and Steve Plambeck.



But now thus says the Lord,
he who created you, O Jacob,
he who formed you, O Israel:
““Fear not, for I have redeemed you;
I have called you by name, you are mine.”   ~Isaiah 43:1