Prayer & Praise Items

PRAISE & PRAYER
June 12, 2019
First Mennonite Church
 
PRAISE....
Praise God for all the VBS volunteers and staff, including many youth who helped and served so willingly, and for the Word of God which was taught to 120 children.
 
Praise God for the VBS program last Friday night. Continue praying for the children, especially for those from unchurched homes.
 
PRAYER....
Pray for all our missionaries this week, for encouragement and a steadfast sense of purpose in their ministry. Pray for those who are traveling this summer, for safety and times of refreshment as they meet with family and friends.
 
Pray for Benjamin Meyer, 4-year-old son of Grant and Jessica Meyer. They will be seeing a neurologist on Monday, June 17, testing to see whether Ben has a mild case of Cerebral Palsy.
 
Pray for the 27 people on the Dominican mission trip. Pray for Pastor Bill as he leads. Pray that the Lord will help them see that they have been blessed to be a blessing and to serve the Lord with their gifts.
 
Pray for Lillian Sprunger and other loved ones in the death of Kent Sprunger on June 10. Pray for Floine Dynes and other family members in the death of George Dynes on June 11. There will be a private memorial service Thursday morning for George Dynes; there will be no public viewing.
 
Pray for 7 unspoken prayer requests. (Thanks for upholding these needs in prayer.)
 
Pray that as a church we would realize the necessity and urgency of prayer - for our lives, for our families, for our church, and for our nation.

FOR THOSE WHO ARE ILL:

At Home: Niah Bailey (daughter of Derick & Lori Bailey) will have surgery in Chicago tomorrow
 
Swiss Village Therapy: Janet Bixler
 
River Terrace, Murray, IN: Al Neuenschwander (on hospice)
 
Other: Melvin McBarnes (father of Diane Schrock) diagnosed with pancreatic cancer; on hospice
 
Cancer: Marinel Sprunger, Lena Nagel, Sharon Wheeler, Don Graber, Jerry Flueckiger, Clyde Wulliman, Mic Hodson, Tim Breauchy, David Kloepper
 
We pray for these who are part of the First Mennonite family:
Kendall Lehman
Carson & Erika Tumbleson
Mic & Linda Hodson
Don & Jean Lehman
John & Sonja Bluhm
Van & Sharon Wulliman
Joe & Julie Adams
Barb McDonald
Bryce & Deloris Christy
Janice Sackenheim
Kent, Becky, Jessica, Sarah, Krista, & Grace Lehman
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Please phone Prayer & Praise items to church office, 8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m., 589-3108, or Jim Schwartz, 525-0124.