Prayer For Church Members (31st May)

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

Sarah Ball
Sarah writes “I am thankful that I have been able to do more recently. Would you please continue to pray for increasing energy and a full recovery!”

John Vale (Grandfather of Michelle Bishop)
Michelle writes: “I would like to thank everybody on behalf of my family for the prayers for my grandfather John Vale. Sadly, he died on Sunday 20th May. I’d love to thank you too for all the prayer once again.”

Anna Hilton and Ellen Brunet
Please pray for Anna and Ellen, fourth year medical students who are on elective in Uganda 7th May-26th June. Please pray for safety and good health as well as a new experience of medicine in a different culture.

Isaac Williams 
Please pray for Isaac Williams who was born prematurely and is in the neonatal ward at Birmingham Women’s Hospital. Please pray for his parents Peter and Katherine and his 20-month-old older brother, Joshua. Doctors are pleased with his progress, but as with all cases of premature birth, there are many things to pray for.

Jean Evans (friend of Rosemary Kennedy)
Rosemary writes: “Three of us travelled to Cardiff from Bicester to see Jean recently. She is on low dose chemo with cumulative effects until October. Prayer would be welcome”.

Joy Allan
Joy gives thanks that her mum is getting better. She thanks St John’s for their continued prayer.

Andrea Mason
We give thanks that Andrea’s knee surgery went well although an episode of cellulitis meant her stay was slightly longer than planned. Please continue to pray for good progress on the recovery trail.

Leah Sharibu
Please pray for Leah Sharibu – a 16-year-old Christian girl who was kidnapped by Boko Haram and has not yet been freed because she is a Christian and has refused to deny her faith.

Lorna Uden
Please continue to pray for Lorna following the loss of her mother. Lorna is also suffering from very painful blocked tear ducts, pray for complete healing.

Sam Parker
Praise God that Sam’s symptoms have been improving and that after good results from the scans, he will be monitored from afar. Pray that his symptoms will disappear.

Elizabeth Brown (mother of Helen Van Vliet)
Helen writes: “Thanks for continuing to pray for my Mum. She has recovered 80-90% of her capacity, which is truly wonderful. I would love to continue to pray for the remaining 10-20%.”

Beryl Beavis
Beryl writes: ‘Thank you for your prayers. The pain is almost gone. Please continue to pray for complete healing of the nerves and muscles.’

Christiane Neumann
Christiane would value prayer for recovery of energy and increased mobility, and that she might have no recurrence or spread of the cancer.  She is very thankful for all the prayer support.

The Moore Family
Please continue to pray for the Moore family and especially Sarah.

Lesley Osborn
Lesley Osborn is on renal dialysis. Lesley sends her thanks for your prayers which are much appreciated.

Asher Sinclair (2 years)
Pray for Asher, his parents David and Helen, his sister Erin, and his grandparents Will and Jo Drever. Asher has been at Great Ormond Street Hospital, is now home, but continues to need treatment.


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

Pray for the Older Members of our community.

Pray for Catriona and her team as they run monthly services at The Kenrick Centre. Pray also for all the residents attending these events.

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 2018-2019.

St John’s Buildings Project Steering Group as they meet fortnightly to discuss, plan and pray about our future building project.

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, Emma and Jo on

30th May 2018 Posted in: Hidden Posts by Jo English 0

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