Prayer for Church members 12th November 2015


Penny Marces
Penny’s father, Brian Everness died following a short illness at the end of October.  Brian was 84 and had been widowed for two years.  Penny came to England to be with her brother and sister and family. His funeral was on Wed 11th Nov and Penny flies back to Lima today, 12th.  Pray for her as she returns and for all the emotions as she comes to term with change.

Clara Muthuveloe (5 weeks old)
Pray for David and Hannah’s baby daughter who is in Birmingham Children’s Hospital with suspected bronchiolitis.  She was in ITU but has now been transferred.  Thank God for her improvement but continue to pray for full recovery.

Peter Paddock
Peter Paddock is recovering from heart surgery for a mitral valve repair.  Jenny writes:  “Thank you for everyone’s prayers for Peter, who is now home and doing well after his operation; and also for our daughter who arrived home safely.”

Dave Allen
Pray for Dave who had a stroke one month ago.  Dave is making very good progress and left hospital this week. Please keep praying that his hand, wrist and fingers regain full strength. Also that he will regain fine motor control in his hand and his walking keeps improving. Also pray for Beccy and their two young boys.

Ripa and Roozbeh (members of St Mark’s, Smethwick)
Update from Jeremy Thompson: “Ripa has a brain tumour.  Her condition has recently worsened and she will have major surgery on Thursday 5th November.   The good news is that her blood count has risen significantly and this now enables surgery to go ahead.  Please pray for successful surgery, protection from infection and for a miracle of healing.”

Des Cole
Please continue to pray for his recovery.  He has started a new job in November and would appreciate prayer for the transition back to work, being able to fully get back into the rhythm of work.

Daniel Roberts
Please contine to pray for continued progress in the health of Tim and Katie’s baby son Daniel.

Barry Blakemore
Pray for Barry who is poorly at home and undergoing a further course of treatment. Please pray for Yvonne as she cares for him and for their children Simon, Faith and Miriam.

Dennis Brazell
Please pray for Dennis recovering from a recent heart operation.

Lesley Osborn
Please pray for Lesley facing a number of important hospital tests in coming weeks.

Iris Andrews
Iris is in Moseley Hall Hospital for rehabilitation following a broken leg.  Iris attends the 11.00 am service, she is registered blind and will be 90 in February.

Priscilla White (Area Dean and Vicar of St Faith and St Laurence)
Please pray for Priscilla recovering from surgery for cancer.

Delphine Nurse
Delphine is contining with radiotherapy following her cancer diagnosis some months ago.  Pray for strength for her, and for good success from the therapy.

Richard Kent

Thelma Jones
Thelma has now moved to the care home in Cotteridge. Thelma has sent a message to say thank you for our prayers regarding her transition to Cotteridge House.

The family of Jean Denton
We give thanks to God for the life of Jean Denton who died in the early hours of Sunday 25th October.

Others in our fellowship who are ill but who are not mentioned in this list.


Carers in our church family who are looking after those who are ill or in need of on-going care.

Housebound members of our fellowship, and those in Nursing Homes.

Those who can no longer attend church for a variety of reasons


Advertisement:  The post of a new Vicar for St John’s is now being advertisedPray for the whole appointment process.

Parish Representatives -Pray for Geoff Heyes and Janet Ryland as their work begins in earnest.

New Appontment Group – Pray for the Church Wardens: Brennan Horne, Debby Bridge, and other members of the group: Jeremy Thompson, Lis Whybrow, in their supporting role.

The Bishop and the Patron, Church Society – pray for their important roles in appointing our new Vicar



12th Nov 2015 Posted in: Hidden Posts by Stella Jennings 0

Leave a comment on this post:

Please Fill in the captcha so we can verify you're Human * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.

Copyright © 2011. St John's Church, Harborne, Birmingham. Registered Charity No 1132862. Terms and Conditions. User Login. Photo/image credits.