Prayer for Church Members (9th February 2017)

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

Family and friends of Caroline Gilmour-White
Please pray for the family and friends of Caroline who died of Motor Neurone Disease on Tuesday 7th February.  Her funeral will be at St John’s at 10.30am on Thursday 23rd February.

Alison Norden
Pray for Alison, now home from hospital, but with on-going health problems.

Les Hyett
Norah Hyett writes: “Les has been in the Q.E. Hospital since January 12th. He is not yet able to walk, so it will not be possible for him to return to Castlecroft Care Home.”  Please pray for a place for him at a local Nursing Home for when he is discharged from the Q.E.

Enid Jordan
“Enid would love to thank all those who have been praying for her before and since her eye operation last Friday. She is very grateful for everyone’s prayers, and grateful to be a part of such a church community as St. John’s.”

Thelma Jones
Please pray for Thelma who is struggling with infections.

Gertie Hughes
Please pray for Gertie who is 94 yrs and a member of St John’s who has been housebound for a number of years. She is currently poorly in hospital with a chest infection.

Sid and Margaret Ball (parents of Sarah Ball)
After a lengthy process we are thankful that Margaret’s care needs at her nursing home are now being fully met. The GP is now looking into reasons for her recent extra health problems however, she seems content in herself. Sid’s care provision at home is inconsistent so we are seeking advice regarding what is acceptable or not. Your continued prayers are much appreciated.

Sue Clegg
Pray for Sue undergoing health investigations and treatment, that she would know the closeness and love of God particularly in the dark hours of the night. Pray that God`s wisdom be made known in decisions that need to be made.

Christiane Neumann
Pray for Christiane Neumann who is just over half way through a 4 week period of radiotherapy, and experiencing various unpleasant side effects. Her testimony is that the Lord has wonderfully sustained her through the past year.

Family and friends of Kay Hone
Please pray for the family and friends of Kay. Her funeral will be at Sandwell Crematorium on 15th February at 11.30am.

Lawrence Lee
Please pray for healing for Lawrence. He is the father of two little boys and has severe Parkinson’s disease. He has been waiting a long time for brain surgery which is fixed for 7th Feb. He goes to the hospital in London on 5th Feb. He and his wife Suoya and friends are praying for healing for him through this operation. Please will you continue to hold them in your prayers during this very challenging time.

Friends of Rosemary Kennedy
Rosemary asks us to pray for a Russian family living in Quinton. Please pray for them that they would take up the invitation to visit and settle at St Boniface Quinton.

Lesley Osborn
“I have now started renal dialysis. Please pray for us as we adjust to this massive change in our lives. Hopefully I will feel a real benefit from my treatment. I am very grateful for the support and prayers of so many. Please keep praying.”

Parents of Andrea Mason
Please pray for Andrea’s father particularly whose recent MRI scan has shown reduced blood supply to parts of his brain. Andrea asks for prayer for both of her parents at this difficult time, both of whom are in their 80’s. Please pray for the right support for them in their continual day to day routines.

Karen (work colleague of Brennan Horne)
Please pray for Karen who has recently been diagnosed with Pancreatic Cancer. She is due to have an operation after Christmas, although there are no dates at present.

June Fluck
Pray for June Fluck, coping with a number of situations regarding her health at present.

Val Nield
Valerie would like you to know that the outcome of the Coroner’s Inquest on her late husband, Keith, was Accidental Death. There are to be further meetings to discuss a possible adverse reaction to a prescription drug which Keith had been taking during the last few weeks of his life. Valerie thanks you most sincerely for your prayers, cards and messages which have given her great comfort at this very difficult time.

Asher Sinclair (1 year)
Pray for Asher for his medical team as they try to work out the best way to stop his heart from arresting. Pray for his parents David and Helen, his sister Erin, and his grandparents Will and Jo Drever. Asher is at Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Vinod Diwakar
Pray for Vinod for good recovery and a successful outcome following recent surgery.


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.

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

Ben Baker, Sean Clancy and Mark Roper as they train for ordained ministry.

If you would like your prayer request to be included please email Fran and Emma on

9th Feb 2017 Posted in: Hidden Posts by Fran Varley 0

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