Prayer for Church Members – 14th April

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People in our fellowship who are ill but not mentioned by name in this list.

Hazel Herbert
Please pray for Hazel who has developed pneumonia following a chest infection.  This could take several weeks to clear.

Iris Andrews
Please pray for the family and friends of Iris Andrews following her funeral on 13th April.  Iris passed away peacefully on Sunday 3rd April in hospital.  Iris attended the 11am service and Midweek Holy Communion as well as Prime Time.

Les Hyett
Update from Norah on 6th April. “Les is now home after two weeks in the QEH.  He is settling back into life at home and receiving frequent visits from nurses and carers.”  Please continue to pray for Les.

Tom Walker (former vicar of St John’s)
Tom has recently been diagnosed with cancer.  Please pray for him and his wife Molly, and all his family at this difficult time.

Lesley Osborn
Lesley is home from hospital following recent valve replacement surgery. Lesley writes: “I am getting on well with the new heart valve and gradually increasing my strength and what I can do. I am still at risk of my kidneys failing more permanently, but I am very grateful that they rallied after an episode of acute renal failure some while ago, and then the heart surgery. Thanks to everyone for their ongoing prayers”.

Bernie Barber (sister-in-law of Ginny Cornish)
Please pray for Bernie who is very poorly with late stage ovarian cancer.  Please pray for her all her family at this difficult time.

Des Cole
Des gives praise that having finished chemotherapy for bowel cancer in January he has been signed me off any more treatment. Also, that the job that he started in November has been going well.   Des started a course of radiotherapy for the prostate cancer on 3rd March, which is taking place every working day for seven and a half weeks. Pray that he does not suffer the worst side effects, and the treatment will be effective in removing the cancer cells.

Asher Sinclair (three months)
Pray for his parents David and Helen, his sister Erin, and his grandparents Will and Jo Drever at this very difficult time.

Barry Blakemore
Pray for Barry who is poorly. Please pray for Yvonne as she cares for him and for their children Simon, Faith and Miriam.

Sid and Margaret Ball (parents of Sarah Ball)
Please continue to pray for Sarah Ball’s mother and father. Margaret is currently settled in a nursing home but would appreciate continued prayer for her health. Sid has struggled to cope with the change and is now in hospital himself. Please pray for the whole family and for wisdom for those treating Sid.

Richard Kent



Older members of our congregation especially for people with dementia and those who care for them.

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



Pray for our new vicar Leonard Browne and his wife Alison as they prepare to move to Birmingham ahead of being licensed to St John’s Church in September.

Pray for Antony as he continues to lead the church through the interregnum.





13th Apr 2016 Posted in: Hidden Posts by Stella Jennings 0

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