Dave Hinkle

Dave Hinkle was admitted to Butterworth Hospital on Thursday, April 11, due to a diabetic skin infection in his right foot. Doctors performed surgery to increase blood flow and removed a section of infection on the bone of his foot. Dave will begin 20 Hyperbaric oxygen therapy treatments in the coming days. Please pray for ongoing healing as Dave is still under care at the hospital.

Our Christian Sympathy -- Darla and Harv Ykema

We extend our Christian sympathy to Darla and Harv Ykema upon the passing of Darla's mother, Lavina Knapp. Mrs. Knapp was received into glory on Easter Sunday morning (Sunday, April 21). Visitation will be on Wednesday, April 24, from 5-7pm at Langland-Sterenberg Funeral Home of Holland. The Funeral will take place on Thursday, April 25, at 11am at the funeral home.

Bart Bylsma

Bart Bylsma was admitted to St. Mary's Hospital on Sunday evening, April 14, with breathing complications; he has been battling severe cancer. On Sunday and Monday, doctors removed five liters of fluid from the area surrounding his lungs. He is tentatively scheduled for surgery (Talc Pleurodesis) on Friday, April 19; the procedure will prevent the development of additional fluid build-up. He is expected to remain hospitalized through Monday, April 29.  

Anonymous Prayer Request(s)

1.  Please pray for those who are battling pornography and sexual addictions.

2. Please pray for families considering and/or pursuing the opportunity of adoption.

3. Please pray that God would protect those involved in struggling and/or abusive marriages. Please pray that God would open doors of communication–providing the means to talk with one another.

4. Please pray for those who are struggling with drug and alcohol abuse.

5. Please pray for those who endure chronic pain on a daily basis–battling illnesses and diagnoses that have minimal treatment options.

6. Please pray for those struggling with suicidal behaviors.