Colleen Johnson-VanStedum was informed by doctors that she is experiencing atrial fibrillation. She underwent a nuclear stress test and awaits additional steps in care.
Ongoing Prayer Requests
Jack Hoekstra has been diagnosed with a slow-growing form of lymphoma. He began three weeks of radiation treatments (five days per week) on Monday, November 5.
Kirsten Post (daughter of Mike and Lisa) underwent surgery at Zeeland Community Hospital on Tuesday, November 6, to remove the recurrence of a tumor in her jawbone. She has returned home.
Faith Smit underwent outpatient toe amputation surgery on Tuesday, November 6.
Ava Nykamp, daughter of Jesse and Denise, returned home from Mary Free Bed on Monday, November 5. She will now undergo home based rehabilitation. Jesse and Denise are providing updates for Ava on this Facebook page: Ava Clare
Judy Koning was admitted to Butterworth Hospital on Wednesday, October 31, due to abdominal pain. She returned home on Friday, November 2.
Cherie Miller’s surgery to remove a mass on her colon has been postponed due to being diagnosed with shingles. Please pray for healing.
Jim Packer underwent successful outpatient back surgery to repair a fractured vertebrae on Wednesday, October 31, at Spectrum-Butterworth.
Jo DeJonge recently suffered a heart attack and as a result has congestive heart failure. Please pray for peace and healing.
Ellen VandenBand was admitted to Butterworth Hospital on Sunday, October 14, due to kidney concerns. She returned home on Wednesday, October 17.
Gene VanderArk was hospitalized and treated for renal failure at Zeeland Hospital; he returned to SKLD on Monday, October 15. Please pray for increased healing and several upcoming appointments as Gene’s health is deteriorating.
Deacon Terpstra, son of Mike and Kerri, had his tonsils and adenoids removed on Wednesday, October 17.
Hank Buchholz was hospitalized on Thursday, October 11, after suffering a fall. He broke bones in his wrist and nine ribs. He returned home on Saturday, October 13.
Bill Donker has been diagnosed with shingles in his left eye. Please pray against spreading and for healing.
Melissa Peters underwent knee surgery on Friday, October 12, at St. Mary’s Hospital. She is recovering at home.
Jan Burton continues to experience a significant decrease in her overall health - please pray for healing.
Gene Van Koevering underwent surgery on Monday, October 8, at Meijer Heart to address concerns with his femoral arteries. He returned home on Wednesday, October 10.
Mary Dykstra underwent outpatient hernia surgery on Friday, October 12, at Zeeland Hospital.
Bethany Fik, adult daughter of David and Sherry Fik, continues to experience ongoing health concerns. Please pray for healing.
Bob Hower was admitted to Butterworth Hospital on Saturday, October 6, due to a seizure. He has returned home.