Becky Ilkanic has been diagnosed with an abscess on the eye. Please pray for healing and pain relief.
Immediate Prayer Requests
Les and Sharon Holwerda will be returning from their mission trip in Malawi, Africa on Thursday evening, June 29. They will be accompanied by their grandson, Jack Palmbos, who will be staying in Michigan for the Summer. Please pray for safe travel and clear connections.
We extend our Christian Sympathy to Cal and Suanne TerHaar upon the passing of her mother, Raeburne Dykstra. Raeburne passed away on Sunday, June 25. Visitation (no public funeral service) is on Wednesday, July 5, from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at Vander Laan in Hudsonville. Additional fellowship family includes grandchildren: Brian TerHaar and Fiancée Emily Rietberg and Jason and Laura King (Joel, Anna, Kyle).
Jerry Huttenga underwent surgery on Thursday, June 22, at Metro Hospital. He returned home the same day.
Nicholas Beery was hospitalized on Monday, June 19; he is receiving treatment for a collapsed lung. He returned home on Thursday, June 22.
The following leaders and students will be going to Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, for Lead Camp. Please pray for a powerful movement of the Holy Spirit in participants’ lives—that they would passionately pursue Jesus: Morgan Avink, Ted Barkel, Hannah Beemer, Katelyn Berens, Brian Boom, Brandon Bouma, Jorja Brouwer, Trenton Cleveland, Emma Costen, Jordan Dean, Joelle Dean, Lindsey DeBoer, Kaelyn Dekker, Paige DenHartigh, Caleb Derks, Layla DeYoung, Grant Dyk, Zach Dyk, Madelyn Gortsema, Isabelle Hower, Davis Hulst, Aubry Ilkanic, Saige Jeltema, Addison Jeltema, Kyra Lamfers, Olivia Massom, Amber Meendering, Hanna Miller, Jillian Piper, Jimmy Ploeg, Jordan Raffel, Dakota Shilander, Cami Takens, Simon VanderWall, Allison VanderWall, and Cory Wyn.
The Belize Team will be doing a variety of ministries. Mornings will be spent working with local farmers and doing various construction projects. During the afternoons, they will be running a sports camp and a VBS for around 200 children! They will also have a ladies’ spa evening, a men's ministry evening, and a youth night. The participants include: Katie Bohl, Zach Bohl, Caleb Dean, Sherry Dood, Jim Dunn, Justin Dunn, Karen Dunn, Kristi Dunn, Chuck Hinken, Randy Hinken, Jack Hinken, Olivia Hook, Kelly Holst, Kiera Holst, Olivia Howlett, Scott Huyser, Sydney Huyser, Katherine McAlary, Patrick McAlary, Nick Miller, Nolan Petroelje, Barb Stuive, Scott Stuive, Mitch Stuive, Cody Stuive, Tara Van Dis, Kathryn Vander-Schaaf, Morgan Vander Schaaf, Anna Vander Schuur, Brad Walters, Jeff Walters, Alek Zapata, Carmela Zapata, and Tony Zapata.
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The Uganda Team will be serving with Welcome Home Ministries. The team will partner with an orphanage to care for 75 children, to provide building repairs, to offer a VBS, and to serve with a village medical day. For more information, please visit welcomehomeafrica.com.
Members of the team include: Aaron Haarsma, Avery Haarsma, David Haarsma, Deb Haarsma, Ella Haarsma, Jordan Haarsma, Kendal Haarsma, Lisa Haarsma, Norm Haarsma, Owen Haarsma, Becca Kunz, Mary Jo Kunz, Meghan Kunz, Tom Kunz, Brenda Parker, Ally Smith, Brayden Smith, Brooklyn Terpstra, Kerri Terpstra, and Gina VanWoerkom
Tracy and Tighe Pierce (Paige and Trista) upon the passing of Tracy’s grandmother, Mary King. Mrs. King passed away on Tuesday, June 20 in St. Joseph.
Herm Jongsma has been diagnosed with Alzheimers disease. Please pray for healing and peace.
Audrey Dodge will be in Peru from July 1 - July 30 for a study abroad program on an archaeological dig. Please pray for the power and work of the Holy Spirit in her life during this time.
Ken DeVree has been transferred to Sheldon Meadows in Hudsonville for ongoing rehabilitation.
Matt York and Hannah Huizenga were united in Christian marriage on Saturday, June 24.
Phyllis VanderMeulen underwent successful colon surgery on Tuesday, June 13, at Holland Hospital. She has returned home.
Congratulations to Caleb and Kiley Nyenhuis (Myla) upon the birth of their son, Carson. Carson was born on Friday, June 16, at Butterworth Hospital. Carson weighed 10lbs and 1oz.
Dave Hinkle underwent a significant heart ablation on Thursday, June 15, at the Meijer Heart Center. He has returned home.
Please join in praying for the students of FRC who attend summer camp this year. Pray that they would submit to and rejoice over the fatherhood of God, the truth and love of Christ and the indwelling of the Holy Spirit. This week includes: Ella Kramer, Keaton Ulberg, Brayden VanderWall, Geneva Wagenmaker, and Keegan Winterwalter
Aspen Lamfers, daughter of Alex and Joy, will undergo outpatient tonsils and adenoids surgery on Friday, June 23.
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.