Tara Rae Beethe was received into the family of God through the Sacrament of Holy Baptism

on Sunday, October 22, 2023.

Pastor Ken Tubbesing was the officiant of the baptism

which took place during the worship service at Martin Luther Lutheran Church.

Tara Mae is the daughter of Eric and Tracie (Grotrian) Beethe.


Tyra’s sponsor is her sister, Riley Beethe.


A Baptism Day picture includes all of Tyra’s family, (l to r)  Baker, Tracie and Eric, Kyler, and Rylie.

Many other MLC members are a part of Tyra’s extended family.  They include grandparents, Arlen and Kathie Grotrian; great-grandmother, Joan Bohling; uncles and aunts, Andy and Amber Grotrian and Joel Grotrian and their respective families; great uncle and aunts, and many, many cousins.



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