Wayne Koster underwent total knee replacement surgery on Tuesday, March 19, at Metro Hospital. He returned home on Thursday, March 21.
Immediate Prayer Requests
Sue Vosburg is undergoing care at Metro Hospital due to a-fib related health concerns.
Faith Smit is experiencing increased pain following her latest back surgery; doctors are concerned as the pain has moved to the sacrum area—and additional surgery may be required in the future. Please pray for healing and management of the pain.
Spring Training at Grace Adventures: Continue to pray this morning (Sunday) for the Men of Fellowship as they wrap up this year's Men's Spiritual Week-End up at Grace Adventures. Our men have been sharing and growing in their faith since Friday afternoon, and the event wraps up with a powerful, Spirit-led commissioning service. Pray that as they return, they do so with a revived and invigorated passion to serve the Lord.
Steve Jurgens underwent a double knee surgery at Blodgett Hospital on Tuesday, March 19. He returned home on Thursday, March 21.
Ken Cammenga underwent a heart ablation on Tuesday, March 19, and Wednesday, March 20, at the Meijer Heart Center.
Tracy Pierce underwent surgery for thyroid cancer in October 2018; doctors removed her thyroid and several lymph nodes. On Friday, March 15, she underwent a test to evaluate her TSH level. She began a radioactive iodine cancer treatment plan on Wednesday, March 20. She began a week of quarantine on Friday, March 22.
Dave VanDam was admitted to Zeeland Hospital on Saturday, March 16, due to a severe infection in his leg. He was transferred to Butterworth Hospital on Tuesday, March 19, to treat the infection. Doctors are evaluating the need for surgery but are waiting 24 hours to see how the infection responds to treatments.
We extend our Christian sympathy to Jeff and Kendra Walters (Brad, Erica and Cody) upon the passing of Jeff's grandfather, Jerome Walters. Mr. Walters passed away on Tuesday, March 19. Visitation will be at the Yntema Funeral Home on Thursday, March 21, from 4:00-6:00pm. The funeral will begin at 11:00am on Friday at the First Reformed Church of Zeeland.
Judy Huitema has been diagnosed with Non-small Cell Lung Cancer. She will undergo an MRI of her brain on Sunday, March 24; a PET scan will follow on Monday, April 1. Please pray for patience as a treatment plan is discerned.
James and Mary Lou Karel continue to experience ongoing health concerns. Please pray for endurance and healing.
Gary Dyke underwent outpatient shoulder surgery on Tuesday, March 19, at Holland Hospital.
Gene VanderArk returned home to SKLD on Monday, March 18, following a stay at Zeeland Hospital.
Brenda Lamfers underwent outpatient foot surgery on Tuesday, March 19.
Jim Appel was temporarily hospitalized in Texas due to pneumonia. Please pray for the recovery process.
Lois Schut was admitted to UofM Hospital in Ann Arbor after a fall on Thursday, March 14. She underwent surgery on Thursday evening to repair her cornea as it was damaged due to the fall. She has returned home. Please pray that vision will be retained in the eye.
Wanda Hyma suffered a fall on Friday, March 8, both breaking and displacing three ribs. She underwent care at Zeeland Hospital and has returned home. Please continue to pray against any further spasms.
Please be in prayer for the following people as the serve Christ this week by meeting the material and spiritual needs of those affected by a previous natural disaster in West Virginia: Ron Oesch, Cal Karsten, Craig Gilmer, Tom Beltman, Roger Huisingh, Mike Cook, Les Holwerda, Clark Elenbas, and Glenn Kooiker.
Bob Roskamp become a resident at Grand Village Assisted Living in Grandville on Thursday, March 14.
Mary Lou Smith moved to Georgetown Manor in Jenison on Wednesday, March 13.