Prayer and Care

From Pastor Jim Pearl


 “The greatest gifts we can give to each other, is to pray for one another.” 

~ D. L. Moody


Week of June 16, 2024

IN OUR PRAYERSPrayers for those needing strength and healing: Gary Blievernicht-enduring a lengthy hospitalization; Lorri Verlinde-spinal issues, unrelenting pain; Liberty-prayers for her mom’s leg to get better and surgery will go well; Barbara Maurer-upcoming surgery; Joyce Wagner; Christine Kuszai-in hospice (friend of Pam Drury); Ryan Triantaflos-recovery from surgery; Tom Verlinde- heart issues; Diane Hogan (Shirley Bebow’s sister)-admitted to a nursing home; Rebecca Silver’s daughter; Martha (mother of Carol Sherrill)-strength; Curt Petrak (friends of the Motz family); Darrell Buck-blood clots; Kaleigh Roberts (daughter of Tammy and Rex Rozel); Bruce Bishop; Jeff Smith; Carolyn Beck; Billy Alex (cousin of Betty Gamble-Good News Kitchen manager); Allen Bebow-health issues; Ryan Triantaflos (John and Sue’s son); Caroline Dunigan; Richard Dunigan; Kelly M and Bill C (Reese Clark’s children) for salvation; William Clark (Reese Clark’s grandson); Eric Longoria (Mike Longoria’s brother)-needs kidney transplant; Denise Hersey (daughter of Glenna Soltow); Lois Thompson; Jim Butler (father of Christy Smith); Winston and Kelly Bank; John Beck; Scott Bebow; Karen (Linda Daniels sister); Amy Davis for strength, hope and health to continue caring for her father and her own medical issues; Rickardo Longoria (Mike Longoria’s brother) suffering from ALS; Diane Longoria (Mike Longoria’s sister) battling MS; Dena Maxson and family (friend of Deb Badgett); Mandy and Mylee Wakley (daughter/granddaughter of Deb and Roger Badgett); Joann Randolph for ongoing health problems; and Al Bower for health issues. 

Unspoken requests for:  Vicky Loomis.

Members of our congregation and friends struggling with cancer: Ryder Finkel (son of one of our parish fellows) – brain tumor; Scott Galbraith (cousin to Linda Daniels)-lung cancer; Katie Gerling (friend of Rozel’s) – stage 4; Gene Asmann (friend of Rozel’s) – stage 4(chemo is helping, PRAISE GOD); Jeannie Flak (friend of Sharon Myers)-brain cancer; Esther (friend of MaryLu Boettger); Shirley Meyers Stump (friend of Karen Marten) – throat cancer; Robert Lyon (friend of Lynn Webster)-brain cancer; Ramona Rodriguez (friend of GNK) – liver and lung cancer; Steve Saxton (friend of Linda Daniels); Mike VanElls (Steve’s dad); Mary Grennell; Megan Koutsoubos (friends of Ingalls); Sandy Flak-Dennis (friend of Judy Korte) – leukemia; Bo Wallace (Kellie Thelen’s nephew-in-law); Catherine Hicks (sister of Cynthia Laich), diagnosed with breast cancer; Don Loomis (friend of Allen and Shirley Bebow); Nomi (friend of Allen and Shirley Bebow); Kelly King, (friend of Shirley Bebow’s daughter); Shari McCallister;

Prayers for our Shut-ins: Ron Rieves (Hazel Findlay, 1101 S Scott Rd, St. Johns, MI 48879); Caroline Dunigan (Hazel Findlay, 1101 S. Scott Rd, St. Johns, MI 48879); Al Bower (Grace Haven – 1507 Glastonbury Dr, St. Johns, 48879); Dot McAlvey (Hazel Findlay, Rm N-23, 1101 S. Scott Rd., St. Johns, MI 48879); Margaret Moore (3914 County Farm Rd., St. Johns, MI  48879); Theresa Oswald (1100 Sunview Dr., Apt. 304, St. Johns, MI  48879); Bonnie Vance (1100 Sunview Dr., Apt. 308, St. Johns, MI  48879); and Carol Collins (Burcham Hills, Room 405, East Lansing, MI  48823). Eunice Link (Dave’s mother)-1507 Glastonbury Dr, St. Johns, MI.  Please consider sending a card to our shut-ins.

*Please notify the church office if you would like a name added to our special prayer list or if you need pastoral care.

**If you have added someone to the prayer list, please update the church office of any status updates or if you would like them removed.

***If you or a loved one is hospitalized, in need of pastoral care or would like a visit, please call the church office at 989-224-6796 to schedule a visit.  If you cannot reach the church office, contact Pastor Jim Pearl at 269-275-4016.