Laura Jean Rippe was received into the family of God through the Sacrament of Holy Baptism on Sunday, August 26, 2018.  Laura is the daughter of Blake and Ashley Rippe.   Pastor Ken Tubbesing was the officiant of the baptism which took place during the worship service at Martin Luther Church.




Laura has an older sister, Evelyn.   Serving as sponsors for their niece were Chrystine Rippe and Alyssa Rippe.



In addition to becoming a part of the Martin Luther Church family, Laura is special to many MLC members who are relatives.  Alan and Kelly Rippe are grandparents.  Herman and Jeanette Stutheit and Phyllis Rippe are Laura’s great-grandparents.


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