James 5: 16; "Confess your trespasses to one another, and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The effective fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much. "NKJV.
DEC. 04,, 2016:
Our Prayer: Heavenly Father: Thank you so much for the opportunity to worship before you, and to be blessed with your presence. We know that you are the giver and sustainer of all things in the heavens and on earth. We thank You for our Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ who loved us and died for us that we might be called children of the Living God. We know that You are aware of every petition and request that is made of You, and every need that all the peoples and nations have. We ask You that You consider our petitions for healing and recovery according to Your will for each person that we bring before You. We know that You, who see the circumstances of all of us, and who pours out Your grace and mercy on us with many blessings that none of us are worthy of. We thank you so much for that everlasting kindness and love that You have for all of Your children. And we thank You for each beautiful day that You allow each of us, to share the many blessings that You supply, so let us rejoice in this day that You have given us by honoring You in all that we do. May Your name be praised forever and Your will be done for all of those we have lifted up to You. We ask all these things in the name above all names, the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen.
As each of you who reads the prayer list. Please take a moment to look at each name and lift them up to the Lord. We know that He hears our prayers, for His compassion and healing, and it just might be the one that our Lord is waiting to hear from a caring and gentle heart that has compassion for others. Along with the prayers for those who are struggling, we have good news for some on the list and sad news for others. Please read over the prayer list and pray for our Brothers and Sisters in Christ, and for those who live in the darkness of the world that His will be done and all things come about in His perfect timing.
Carolyn Patton: Carolyn continues to do well. Keep Ms. Carolyn in your prayers, asking the Lord to grant her strength.
Jason Patten: Jason and Ty are now building a father and son relationship that continues to grow. Continue to pray for Jason and Ty.
Timothy J. Patton: Tim is my Son-in-law, Please keep Tim and Yvette in prayer. Tim will be going to UVA tomorrow to meet with the cancer doctors. After the doctors at UVA agreed as to what the readings of the PET scan revealed, and that the Oncologist at Culpepper was of the same accord, we will wait for the next PET in three months. Until the next tests, there won't be much to report.
Tom Johnson: Keep Tom in prayer, Tom had to go into the hospital earlier this week, because of some difficulties with his heart, beating at a much higher pace than what it should be and they are adjusting his medication to see if it can be slowed down, and then in a couple of weeks, they plan to shock the heart to get it back in its proper rhythm. So keep him in your prayers that all might go well with him.
Don Young: Founder and Head of the hands of Hope ministry in Winchester continues to battle sickness that was caused by migraines that have troubled him for six and 1/2 years. Still the doctors have not found a cure. Don battles the difficulties with a strong determination. Let us continue to thank the Lord who has enabled him to keep up with the ministry (Hands of Hope), that the Lord has blessed him and Sherry with and continue in prayer that the doctors find what has been troubling him for so long, and bring wellness to him and relief from the devastating illness that he deals with each day. Lift up a prayer for Don and Sherry, that God will bless them with comfort and peace.
Michael and Jess Kenney: Praying that the presence of the Lord come to them that they might understand their need for Him. Pray for the health and well-being of the family, especially Sammi Jo, the youngest of the children. That salvation and a desire to the Lord be manifested in the heats of all who can understand, before the Lord.
Robbie Foley: Pray that he will see his great need for the Lord, and that he will call on the name of the Lord for His salvation. No updates.
Melanie Foley: Mell had the last of the latest round of chemotherapy on Tuesday past, and they are waiting for the results of the Pet scan that they took to see if the cancer was healed. Nothing new until the Pet scan results come back.
Layne Foley: Lane continues to go along day by day with the continued problems that he has with his heart, and other illness related problems. Let us continue to lift up Layne that he be ab lee to call on the Lord for forgiveness and salvation. Still needs prayer that he will retain his memory, so that he many have an opportunity to repent.
Laura Mae Howard: Laura Mae, continues with chemotherapy treatments and will go back to the doctor in Nov. As of this time, I am not aware of what the doctor had to say about the outcome of the chemotherapy treatments. Continue to pray for Laura that God will heal her body according to the plans and purposes that He has for her.
Jack and Ms. Polly Wampler: Pastor Jack still does not completely understand the circumstances that Ms. Polly is going through. After her visit with the doctor, she is now able to put some weight on the leg and walk with a walker. She is getting more comfortable with the walker each day. However; She is still unable to put enough weight on it to get out and around, but asked that everyone who will and can, please send a card during this Christmas season. We are asking God that He will grant good news to them according to His will and purpose for all concerned. So let us take this time to lift up the entire Wampler family. Even though Jack is no longer the Pastor, and we are looking for a new one, he continues to be an important part of the SFSBC. Let us pray for Pastor Jack that throughout his latter years that he will receive a reward of rest and fulfillment for the many years that he has stood before the Lord as Pastor at SFSBC. Asking God to bless them as each day passes. Knowing that until Ms. Polly is able to return we won't be seeing much of Pastor Jack. Praying for Polly's quick and complete recovery.
Lane Dezan: We lift up Lane today, thanking God that he has a job back, and is now going forward. Lane realizes that it is not going to be an easy road, but is enabled by the Lord to have all that he has, even to the point of the trouble that he has with his eye. We ask God that as each day goes by that he continues to give thanks and pray for God's blessings and strength.
St. Jude’s Hospital: Let us not cease to pray for the children at St Jude's and the families that are there with their children and the treatments that their children are in need of. We thank God for His blessings and all of the prayers that you lift up for each one of the children at St. Jude's. For those doctors, nurses and care givers who work at St Jude's are a blessing that God has provided for His little ones. Let us always remember these little ones in our prayers.
Debbie Draper: We now know that the Debbie's carotid artery is blocked in four places, and the surgeons have decided not to operate, and check on it again in about six months. Please keep Debbie in prayer, that God will enable her to go on with her life. Have been unable to contact Debbie to get an update.
Margret Delph: Is having so much problems with balance and everything that is connected with being a diabetic. Keep her in prayer that the Lord might touch her body and spirit.
Steve, Carol, and Ted Williams: Steve is struggling with knee problems, and just received a cortisone shot to relieve the pain, and may be facing knee replacement time. Carol is doing well, and Ted and his family are doing well in there new home in NC. However; Ted is getting closer to getting his disability, but has not as yet received it. Keep Steve, Carol, Ted and their entire family in prayer.
Joan Clark: She is doing well with the recovery from the knee replacement surgery, and has shared with me that her sister is doing well. Also; She has found a new house in SW VA that she might purchase after her recovery from the knee surgery. Please continue to pray for Joan and her family. Nothing new to share.
Linda Leighton: Having no knowledge of Linda's condition, or circumstances, I would ask that if there is anyone who reads the list and knows of her that you would help me get in touch. Still unable to get in contact with her so see what is going on concerning her cancer.
Ray and Jane McKorkle: Ray; after seeing a kidney specialist in Fishersville, Va, and having a tube put in his back for medication to be put in for two weeks, that it will be taken out in Winchester, and it will take awhile to see if the medication had any affect. Jane is doing about the same. So let us continue to lift up Ray and Jane for their healing. As of yet the tube has not been inserted, so keep brother Ray in prayer.
Hilda Bowman: Even though Ms. Hilda, faces many difficulties in her life, each day she continues to battle at the age of 96 by the power of the Lord in her life. She is faithful in attending the church services that gives her the comfort and strength to do battle with the burdens that she endures each day. We pray that God watches over her and sustains her day by day, receiving His mighty and powerful blessing.
TA and Shirley Testerman: TA is doing well, at this time Shirley; Spent only a short time in the hospital this time, and is now at home. She has therapy nurses coming in several times a week at home, to see if that will keep her out of the Nursing Home. Keep lifting her up that God might grant her comfort and peace through His mighty hand. Please keep TA, and Shirley and the Testerman family in prayer. Ask God to watch over them.
TA Pennington Who is a dear friend of TA and Shirley is overcome with cancer, he is under Hospice Care with the medication to give him comfort, for he is 88 or 89, and they don't give much hope of any kind of treatment or surgery working. So continue to lift him up in comfort that the hand of God will grant him comfort and peace.
Junior Testernan: Jr. has recovered well enough from his heart surgery, that he is well enough to going about his daily return, keep him in prayer that he will fully recover and have no more problems with his heart.
Francis Hutchenson: Francis continues in her struggle with the cancers, and there has been no improvement concerning any of them since she was diagnosed with them. Keep her in prayer that the Lord bless her according to His perfect plan for her.
Mike Frazier: Mike is experiencing so much problems with his leg because of the nervous condition that has affected him from the hip down to his ankle, keep him in prayer that the Lord might show His mercy toward him.
Bill Testerman: Ever since Bill broke the toes in his foot, until he has some time away from caring for his father, he is baring up under the pain. He continues to struggle a lot, for he is tied up concerning the care of his father, and cannot seem to get the time to take care of this problem. Continue in prayer for Bill that it will heal better, and the pain that he is enduring will subside. About the same.
Sebert Testerman: Sebert fell in the driveway, but doesn't seem and worse for the wear. However; Sebert continues in his struggles and is doing about the best that can be expected. Ask for God's presence to be with him that he might understand the struggles that he is enduring. Continue to call on the name of the Lord, thanking Him for carrying Sebert through each day. Doing very well and nothing else is going on at this time. About the same, with nothing to report.
Matt and Kim Lee: Sister and brother of Maggie Fritts, who have there various struggles going on in there lives. Both of them concerning their walk with the Lord Jesus, and Kim at this time having and unspoken prayer request. So lift her up to the Lord, that He might take a hand in it. She also has two wonderful children, David and Lindsay who strive to walk with the Lord. Also; It is great that they enjoy a great relationship with their Mom., and that Kim will know how important it is to have a more intimate and loving motherly relationship with Lindsay and David, So let us lift up Kim who is in need of a lot of prayer for both the unspoken request, and to know the fullness of the salvation of the Lord. So let us pray that God would take hold of her, granting her comfort and peace during this time of affliction, and difficulty.
Daniel and Maggie Fritts: Daniel continues to have some soreness in his knee that was recently replaced, that may last up to one year from the surgery time. They continue to be a strong part of SFSBC, Pray that the Lord lifts them up, and blesses them to the fullness of His great mercy and love. Guide there lives as you guide all faithful Christians that we might see the glory of His presence in there daily lives.
Jodie Foxwell: The niece of Maggie Fritts has been diagnosed with breast cancer. Sadly we report that she will require a double mastectomy. So we pray that the Lord will be on the hand of the surgeon when it is scheduled. Asking God to comfort and watch over her according to His good will. We have no update at this time.
Willie and Hazel Archambault: The two of them where at church this morning. So many times because of there age, one or the other cannot attend, and naturally when Willie can't attend, neither can Ms. Hazel, but we rejoice when both of them are able to attend.
Dave Melander: Dave and Jan are busy at Emanuel Baptist in Manassas. Dave's mother continues to reside in the Nursing Home in Pennsylvania and is doing as well as can be expected. We thank the Lord that we keep in touch, because Dave received an email from Tom Chases daughter that gave us an update on Tom's condition as he continues to be in the ICU at INOVA hospital in Fairfax.
Lester and Ms. Lottie Horton Ms. Lottie ails doing as well as can be expected, Brother Lester was able with the help from the Lord to overcome is diabetic ordeal. and is back at home with. Ms. Lottie although she is at home, has two ladies that are constantly with her. So let us remember brother Lester in prayer that they can bring him through this difficulty, For we know that all things are possible with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
John & Katie Calabrese: Katie is seeking prayer for her husband John who is unsaved. Katie has shared that things are going better with John at home. We pray that God would open his eyes to the fact that he needs Christ Jesus as his Savior.
David Baldwin: After the gall bladder operation, David is recovering, and seems to have no further need of any other procedures. Continue in prayer for David.
Bonnie Cook: She was at church today. Bonnie, a devoted mother and Pre-School teacher has developed Rheumatoid Arthritis. The doctors have found a medicine that is helping her quite a lot. We ask for prayers that God will grant her strength as she struggles with such a debilitating disease. Please continue to remember her in prayer.
Randy and Phoebe Miller: Randy continues to have difficulties, and the most likely culprit is likely to do with his aneurysm. The greatest problem concerning his health is that he smokes, and drinks entirely to much coffee. Phoebe's operation went well, they took off her right small toe and she is at home awaiting the biopsy results. Keep her and Randy in prayer. Nothing new to add.
Barbara Boyd: Barbara has cancer that has spread all throughout her body, but it appears that there some medications that will help rid her of the cancer We continue o lift up Barbara before the Lord.
Sue Baldwin: Lung cancer. Now that the doctors have made the decision to operate. Since the operation, I have received know updates concerning how the healing process is going. Please continue to lift up Sue to the Lord that she would be made anew by the Spirit of God.
Richard Theimer: As reported by his son Paul, he is doing well now since they removed the tumor from his brain. We can only thank God for these blessings.
Paul Theimer: Keep Paul and his wife in prayer as they have giving hearts and pray for those who God will bring into their lives to care for.
Sally Willingham: Sally; Just recently returned to UVA for her monthly blood work and the medication that she takes continues to do the great work that it has been accomplishing in her life. Let us pray for the day when she will no longer have to go for even the blood work.
Cathy Kimball & family: Let us continue to pray for Cathy's 21 year old son Alex who has an alcohol problem. As of this time, Alex has now responded to his need of alcohol treatment and seems to be doing well. Pray that he would understand as the oldest of his siblings now that his father has passed, that he has a unique responsibility as the oldest of four to strive to deal with the counselor's who are trying to help him with the alcohol problem that he has. Having spoken with Cathy earlier in the week, I have learned that they are going to try somethings different during the Thanksgiving holidays, and not the traditions of the past that would remind her and the children of the passing of the father.
Clayton and Doris Johnston: Clayton continues to be in the Hospice at Beckley WV, we no new changes in his condition. Doris is doing better with her arm that she broke awhile back, it seems to be healing properly at this time. She also is having no adverse affects from the medications that she takes as blood thinners. Now something has showed up with Doris from the time that she was caring for her brother, and it is that having broken her wrist, they took some other x-rays that reveal two fractured discs in her back that have gotten her don and now to help this, she must take injections in her back to help with the pain. Sadly to say, the pain has continued, and may do so until it heals. Keep Doris in prayer, that she might find strength in the Lord. Nothing new to share.
Ora Bullock: We have wonderful news concerning our sister in Christ. She is no longer stuck in the bed, but can now get up on her on, and she has a motorized wheelchair that she can operate very well. This does not end her difficulties, but the Lord is blessing her, and we rejoice with her in her blessings. Continue to pray that God strengthen her with His mighty right hand.
Barbara Carbaugh: Barbara was with us at church, and we have nothing report or share as to any of her ailments.
Ann Ritter: Ms. Ann's bright smile, was with us at church this morning. this is the smile that lights up the church each Sunday morning. Even though on most Sundays she deals with her sufferings from a number of different things, the most prominent being back pain, diabetes, and kidney failure. Ms. Ann is now at stage five kidney failure. We know that our sister is in the hands of our heavenly Father. We thank God for that and ask that He blesses Matt and Ms. Ann with His grace and mercy each day. So let us lift up Ms. Ann asking God to be with her in her needs. We pray for the Lord's blessings to be with Ms. Ann, and her son Matt. We ask that a special prayer for Ms. Ann as her Kidney's get weaker and weaker.
Sonny Cain: Sadly to say, Sonny is also experiencing the same type of problems with his eyesight that brother Lane is dealing with. Please continue to keep Sonny in prayer for the difficulties he is going through. Ms. Grace has a wonderful report for us today. Even though her catrod arteries are more than 50% blocked they will not require surgery, let us continue to pray that this will continue to be the case.
Jim and Linda Cook: Ms. Linda was by herself today. Both Jim and Linda continue to face their problems. Jim continues to take chemotherapy pills. Ms. Linda is doing very well concerning the radiation treatments that she has had to endure. Also: Today Linda shared another concern, concerning there son.
SFC Jarod Cook who is stationed at Fort Benning, is having some dexterity problems within his hands that seems to be coming from his nervous system. He will be going an MRI on both his brain and spine to see if the problem can be determined. So please keep Jim and Linda, along with Jarod in prayer, and that Ms. Linda's. results, and Jarod's results come back favorable according to the Lords. will. Nothing new to add this week. Linda will no doubt with us on Wednesday night and share any updates at that time.
Matt Ritter: Matt is working steadily with our small choir for the Christmas Cantata, Along with the difficulties that he faces with being a diabetic, having to take medicine, and being a principal of an Elementary School, Matt also keeps an eye on Ms. Ann his mother who has many medical difficulties that she must deal with. We thank God that the two of them are a wonderful part of the church, and faithfully attends to be in the presence of the Lord. We ask that all of you pray for Matt and the difficulties that he must face that he might endure.
Dewey Powers: Dewey has been dealing with chemotherapy and radiation treatments of his cancer for more than two years, But the latest scan that he had to take, came back with positive results. We pray that the time would come in our brothers life, that all of the cancer will be gone and these harsh treatments of chemotherapy and radiation be a thing of the past.
Janet Hofer: After all of the struggles with the pain that Janet has been going through it has been found that she has stage four bone cancer, and to further complicate the problems, it has been found that the cancer has moved into her hips. I am not aware of the type of treatment if any, but from all indications the doctors have said that it is terminal, but as of yet set no time. That is neither here nor there because we know the power of prayer, and the One we pray to and that He is in control.
Janette Bristol: Janette who had brain cancer, seems to be fighting it off and is doing much better. She has been granted the ability by the Lord to resist the cancer that brings so much pain and suffering. We know that the power of prayer is greater than the doctors hand, for he forms his opinion from his knowledge of the disease, but when we pray, we pray to the God who has granted him that knowledge, and we believe and ask if it be according to His will that He would heal Janette.
Junior Barrett: He has been diagnosed with lung cancer, and needs are prayers, and I'll let you of any specifics when I received them. So lift him up in prayer so that the Lord will touch his life. Along with Junior, we would like to lift up his daughter Carrie. Carrie has breast cancer, and now that they have operated on it, the report is that all of it has been removed. We praise the Lord for the wonderful blessings that He pours out on us.
Lonnie Salyers: God has blessed Brother Lonnie who is now at home and is doing well. God is using him as an example of His mighty power in our life through prayer. For this is just one more example that man might see the power of God in our lives.
Debbie Mintz: Debbie who underwent cancer surgery, and completed all of the treatments that was set aside for her is now cancer free. Give God the glory through His mighty works in one more of His children's lives.
Diana Stanley: Diana was able to get the Colonoscpy, but she has not yet received the results. Please keep her in your prayers as she is a young women who is facing a lot of difficulties. Nothing to report whether their is any need to be concerned.
Helen Stanley: We Thank God for our dear sister in Christ, because of the pain she is enduring in her back, side, and down her leg we pray that God would grant her relief. We know are sister continues to battle the cancer that is in her chest, and that she will go for a new scan on the 1st of Dec. and they will have the results on the 13th. We continue to lift up our sister in prayer that the Lord would have mercy on her. for we know that over the years this lady has endured so many different kinds of treatment and still suffers with so much pain, that it is sometimes hard to bear, but I rejoice with her in that she says no matter the cost, that the most important thing is that God receives the glory. So; No matter what our sister has to face, we know that along with us she gives the praise to the Lord for carrying her through, granting her that positive attitude that she has concerning life. Even though some of this concerns her difficulty with her breathing, the doctors have diagnosed it as Bronchomalacia. She continues to praise the Lord. Along with all of these difficulties, she never forgets to pray for others, and asks for prayer for her two sons, Nathan and Ronnie who are lost along with her brother Elvis who has a number of health problems. But no matter the medical problems that they are enduring, their greatest problem is sin thus they do not know the Lord as their Savior. Regardless of the medical problems we pray for them to be saved, and that God would heal them according to his will for their lives. Also; We continue to pray for the salvation of all of those family members who are lost. We thank God that he has sent Helen to us to participate in Prayer Meeting and Bible Study. We rejoice in the opportunity to pray with her and for her and for her family. At this time we are praying with our sister that God will strengthen her in her resolve, to continue to battle this cancer problem.
LET US COME TOGETHER AND PRAY FOR THE LOST ONE'S IN OUR FAMILIES, BECAUSE THEY HAVE REJECTED THE LORD UP TO THIS POINT. CONTINUE TO ASK GOD THAT HE OPEN THE EYES OF EACH ONE OF THEM ON THIS PRAYER LIST AND THE PRAYER LIST'S OF ALL OUR CHURCHES ACCORDING TO HIS WILL, AND FOR THE GLORY AND LOVE THAT GOD HAS FOR HIS CREATION.
James Blansett: Cousin to Helen Stanley has Lung cancer, along with congestive heart failure, that his breathing is greatly restricted and difficult, because of this difficulty, James is on oxygen 24/7.At this time their is some improvement to his condition, and new tests are scheduled again for Nov Also; James now has a bend in his neck that is in an L-shape adding to all of the other problems that he endures. But let us praise God, for what he is doing in our dear brothers life. As we pray for James, let us remember that our God is in control, and no one knows what His will is for James other than the Father in heaven. So let us continue to ask God, who is in control to bless him with the things that he has need of, especially his need to breathe clearly. James continues as he has been for a long time. Please keep him in prayer.
Wayne Short: Wayne who was diagnosed with A-Fib, but has been healed from this and is back in rhythm, will now be required to use heart medications for the rest of His life. As we pray for the struggles as far as his health is concerned, let us also pray for his safety, as he must return to Iraq for another tour of duty. Please pray for Wayne, and all of the other requests that Helen has lifted up to the Lord, for she has the belief, faith, and trust that the Lord will answer them according to His timing and His perfect will.
Ms. Swefredraeya Joy and family, for their many needs, for this is a Christian family in Saudi Arabia where Christianity is not recognized. Swenfredraeya is in the midst of a 21 day fast, doing well with the fast, and wants everyone who praying for her to know that she really appreciates their prayers.
Peggy Butler; Peggy has been taking chemotherapy and it seems that this latest bout of cancer is responding very well with the current treatment. After the scan it is determined that Peggy must continue on the medications, but she continues to do well as she takes the medications.
Nicole Melvin: Nicole has a new tumor inside of her mouth, and they will do surgery right after Thanksgiving, and in the hopes of it healing better, they are going to wire her mouth shut for six weeks. Ask God to deliver Nicole once again from this tumor that has developed. Pray the mighty hand of God be upon her.
Bill and Anita McMillian Murphy: Bill is facing a number of attacks against him from the enemies in the business world who are seeking to attack his reputation, Anita has had an upper and lower GI series, and will be getting the results, so we ask the Lord to let them be clear with nothing that would cause any problems. Brent McMillian, continues to need prayer as he heals from his auto accident. Prayer for the entire family, that the Lord would heal there bodies, and that the attacks from worldly enemies would be of naught. No updates for today.
Laura Estes: Has a need for the renewal of the Holy Spirit as it seems that the things of the world have been attacking her in different ways. For we know that Satan, is and enemy who doesn't quit seeking to destroy us. Let us ask the Lord that He would give here strength of spirit that she might be able to withstand the attacks of Satan.
Bonnie Hitt: Has recovered well from her surgery, but at times being a widow and a partial amputee weighs heavy upon her. She continues to be distressed, and troubled concerning the loss of a part of her leg. So please, if you know her, or are able to speak to her by phone, or go by for a visit, please do for she will appreciate it greatly.
William McFall: Is a diabetic after having a partial amputation of his leg is doing extremely well and upbeat. William continues to do very well, and we give the glory to God that he has come through doing so well.
Debbie Tucker: Debbie continues her stay at the Heritage Hall Nursing Home because of the inability to walk and the lack of a cure for the problem. Pray that a cure be found. We enjoyed our visit with Debbie yesterday afternoon.
Tom and Angie Stephens: We thank God that Angie continues to do well. We also thank God for Angie's work in the Women's Ministry. We see that even though she is a diabetic she seems to be doing very well at the present time, we thank God for all that Angie and Tom do in the church.
Don Ross: Don is holding down a job but doesn't seem as if he can turn lose of the drinking. So please lift Don up in prayer, that the Lord give him strength and desire to turn loose of the alcohol. Justin is also reported to have a job, and is no longer on drugs. But now even though he remains off of drugs, he may have to spend 30 days in jail for ignoring a drug interdiction class, Sadly to say, if he doesn't start meeting his commitments, it may mean the lose of his children. We pray that Justin and his wife will continue to stay clean that they may keep their children with them. We pray that they will all seek God for His presence to help them stay strong, and keep on the right track. We pray for all of them to feel that Godly presence in there lives to make them strong once again. Also: for Ron Ewald, Deb's husband who is struggling a bit with some difficulties that God might bless Him as well. We ask the Lord that he bless Deb, her grandchildren and the requests that she has made. No
Brayden Schofield: A six year old young boy, who had developed bone cancer, had to go through many treatments, and we can report the power of the Lord working again, that after the treatments, that Brayden is now in remission. So let us praise the Lord for His mighty works.
Ed and Mary Edmonds: Ed had to attend the service without Ms. Mary continues to do therapy with her knee and is unable to get out and around very well. Pray that there is no major damage and that it might heal up through therapy or of its own.
Jack and Bonnie Kilby: Even though Jack, Bonnie, and Stephanie are available to take care of Bonnie's mother, Stephanie, being the one that does the most to take care of her grandmother, and hold down a regular job needs our prayers and encouragement to get it done. It is still difficult to fit everything in to a schedule. W pray for patience and mercy to accomplish this very difficult job. Also; Keep Bonnie is prayer on Tuesday, that the upcoming colonoscopy goes well.
P. T. McIntyre: P T, even though he is in his middle 90's has been come through the two surgeries that where needed, one to replace the heart value, and the other to implant a pace maker. God's hand was guiding the hand of the surgeon with the skill required to complete the surgeries successfully, and that they where done to the glory of God according to His will for P T's life. Let us continue to pray for our brother and his full recovery. No updates this week.
Audry Corbett: We would like to welcome Ms. Audry back into the congregation once again. Having lived in Luray for the past two years, she has returned once again to live in Front Royal and join us once again at the Shenandoah Farms Baptist Church.
To everyone who reads these posts, and prays for all who are on the Prayer List, let them rejoice in the Lord and give to Him the praise that His name is deserving of. For God is good, and He is good all the time. AMEN.
Also; It is my hope and prayer that if anyone of you, who are facing difficulties in your life, that no matter what, you will put your hope and trust in the Lord, letting His name be praised. And for those who don't know Him as there Savior, let them seek His face that they be saved, strengthened, and redeemed, by the shed blood of the Lord Jesus Christ. AMEN.
To God be the Glory. We thank God for each bit of good news for the people on the prayer list. We know that His presence has endowed the Doctors to know and make the wise decisions that cover the treatments for each one on the prayer list and all others who are facing afflictions in their lives, and we know that God is at work in each of the lives on the prayer list granting them a part of His infinite grace and continuing to bless the doctors with the knowledge and wisdom that they need so that they can share with us the very best that we are granted, the best of care by the grace and mercies of our Lord.
Let this be a special prayer for our nation, that our leaders, no matter who they are, that they will be convicted through the righteousness of God's word, and be reminded that the Lord is Master over all things and that they would understand that He is the one who has given them authority to govern the people of this Nation. And let this be not for political leaders only, but all leaders; Spiritual, Business, Military, and all those who serve that they will seek the Lord. Also; Let it be known that as Christians and citizens we should be setting an example for others to see and follow, so that we can have a truly God fearing, God following relationship with God for our country once again. AMEN.
Continue to proclaim the name of Jesus all throughout the year, that He be lifted up. For Jesus has said; If we confess Him before men, He will confess us before His Father who is in heaven. And if we deny Him before men, He will deny us before His Father who is in heaven. Matthew 10: 32,33; In all these things, let us give God the glory. AMEN.
Remember this page is for anyone who is suffering or having problems that you would like prayer for. Or if you have a praise report thanking God, for a blessing for your life or someone you know, we will be glad to add it in. Just plan on getting the requests in by Fridays if at all possible, and I will do my best to see that they are added on the following weeks prayer list beginning on Sunday afternoon.
Rev. Leonard A. Young
Administrator and Editor
The Gospel Ministry Prayer List.