Prayer for church members (21st July 2016)

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

Alison and Leonard Browne
Pray for Alison and Leonard Browne following the death of Alison’s mother this week. Pray for Alison, Leonard and her father Tom at this sad time, and as they make final preparations prior to their move to Harborne.

Sid Ball (father of Sarah Ball)
Following a long spell in hospital, Sid has been fully discharged and is now settling back at home. Pray for him and his carers as they learn how to manage his various health needs. Pray for the family following the death of Sid’s sister Doris this week.   Pray for strength and wisdom for Sarah and her siblings at this time.

Rosemary Kennedy
Gives thanks for the provision of temporary accommodation whilst her house is refurbished following flooding episodes in June.

Eileen Shipton and Matt Osgood (both former Worship Pastors at St John’s)
Pray for Eileen and Matt following their wedding last Saturday 16th July.

Barbara Hawkins
Please pray for Barbara struggling with poor health.

Asher Sinclair (seven months)
Pray for Asher and his medical team as they try to work out how to best help and care for him. Pray also for his parents David and Helen, his sister Erin, and his grandparents Will and Jo Drever. Asher is at Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Christiane Neumann
Pray for Christiane who is undergoing treatment for cancer.

Des Cole
Pray for good outcomes for Des following many months of illness.

Parents of Andrea Mason
Please pray for Andrea’s father who has deteriorating health problems and is currently undergoing investigations. Andrea asks for prayer for both of her parents at this difficult time.

Hazel Herbert
Please pray for Hazel who developed pneumonia following a chest infection. Pray for her continued recovery, which could take several weeks.

Lesley Osborn
Lesley writes: “The heart operation was a real success and I am feeling its benefits. My kidneys continue to give concern and I am being prepared for when I need dialysis! Prayers that this can be delayed as long as possible are appreciated. Thanks to everyone for their continuing prayers.”

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 in the summer ahead of Leonard being licensed on 7th September to St John’s Church.

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

Pray for the members of the PCC as they serve the church in 2016-2017.

Pray for preparations being made ahead of a new Alpha Course this autumn.

Pray for Prime Time – Plans are well underway for this year’s Prime Time 9th – 11th Aug. Please be praying for all the guests and helpers at this ‘Holiday at Home’ for over 70s. Or use the July Living Stones leaflet prayer points.

Pray for our new Children’s Pastor, Diana Hopkins, as she prepares to take up the post in January 2017.

21st Jul 2016 Posted in: Hidden Posts by Fran Varley 0

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