Matt Friberg, son-in-law of Mike and Helena VanOeveren, has completed specific military training. He is now stationed in Afghanistan. Please pray for wisdom, discernment and protection as he serves our nation.
Friends of Fellowship Prayer Requests
Collene VanNoord, paraplegic sister of Nancy Noteboom, fell recently and broke her femur. X-rays taken on October 12 show healing and new bone. Praise God for the progress she has made and for continued and complete healing.
Willma Krombeen, sister-in-law of Sue and Don Vosburg, underwent back surgery on Friday, September 15. She then suffered a seizure. Please pray for her health.
Kay Walton, grandmother of Brandon Walton, underwent a triple-by-pass on Wednesday, September 6. Please pray for ongoing healing.
Kegan Hanson, son of Deb and Greg VanGeest, has completed Navy boot camp - praise God. He is now an E2 and is at the Great Lakes Naval Academy for additional schooling.
Al Schreuder, former missionary to Chiapas, Mexico, has been diagnosed with ALS. The disease has significantly affected his legs--requiring the use of a motorized wheelchair. Please pray that the chair can be provided promptly; there have been some preliminary delays in receiving the chair. Al and Sue are now living in Pella, Iowa.
The father of Acacia Vande Bunte has been hospitalized in Brazil due to infection. Doctors are considering amputating his feet due to the severity of the infection.
Ryder Huisman, 2-year-old friend of Norma Lotterman, has spinal cancer. He and his mother will be traveling to a Children's Hospital in Florida the week of August 20 for consultation and treatment with a cancer specialist. They will remain in Florida for 7-10 months.
Eva Williams, mother of Paula Hanges, was admitted to an ER in Cincinnati, Ohio, due to pain and numbness. Please continue to pray for strength, patience, and wisdom given the current circumstances in her life. In addition, she suffered a recent fall and is in stable but frail condition.
Micah Winterburn, step-grandson of Don Mulder, has returned home from Metro Hospital following significant trauma to the head. Doctors continue to monitor his progress.
Alex Mesman, the grandson of Bob and Linda Mesman, was critically injured after a fall and is in the ICU. He is currently in a comma. Please pray for a miracle of healing.
Jada Elenbaas, great granddaughter of Marlene VanKomen, is a six-month old who was born with DiGeorge Syndrome. This syndrome greatly affects her immune system. Jada underwent a thymus transplant on April 4 at Duke University. Jada returned home on Monday, July 17 and is progessing well - praise God!
Gerry Olson, twin of Cindy Zuidema, has been diagnosed with glioblastoma, a very aggressive brain tumor. He was told without further surgery or other treatments he may have a two to six-month life expectancy. Please pray for wisdom, acceptance, and peace.
Paul Deboer, the grandson of Harvey and Shirley Meeusen, is in need of a kidney transplant. Please pray for healing and an available kidney.
Dave Thocher, father of Brittany Boom, suffered a heart attack on Saturday, May 6, doctors placed a stint and he has returned home. Please continue to pray for ongoing healing and strength.
Kristyn Streeter, stepmother of Stephanie Walton, underwent a full hysterectomy on Monday, April 10, near her home in Florida. Doctors have determined that she is experiencing a recurrence of cancer. Additionally, is undergoing six months of chemotherapy to address cancer.
Jen Timmer, elementary school teacher of Brinsley Roetman, has been diagnosed with breast cancer. She underwent surgery on Tuesday, March 28. In addition, Mrs. Timmer has two sons with significant health concerns. One son is struggling with seizures; the second son's health is weakened because he has half a heart, one lung and one kidney. Please pray for God's significant and miraculous healing--as well as daily provision for all their needs.
Jordan DeGraaf, granddaughter of Will and Marcia DeGraaf, continues to struggle following two severe concussions last year.
Jeremy Wiersma, friend of Paul Mast, is a widowed dad of 3 girls. He has been fighting brain tumors for over 4 years. Months ago, it metastasized, spreading to his lung. Please pray for healing and for his daughters: Mackenzie (15), Lindsy (11), & Elina (7).
Sharon Wyn, mother of Joe Wyn, has been diagnosed with dementia. Please pray for healing and the peace of the Holy Spirit during this time.