Lois Roosien, mother of Mike Roosien, is in the final days of life. Please pray for the peace and presence of the Holy Spirit during this time.
Ongoing Prayer Requests
Cal TerHaar underwent a PET scan on Monday, November 26. The PET scan showed zero active myeloma cells which means no need for cycle 5 chemo treatments. Cal will begin stem cell collection in the coming weeks to be followed by stem cell replacement in January. Please continue to pray for total healing.
Phil Hamberg was unable to undergo ankle fusion surgery on Monday, November 26, due to sickness. Please pray for healing as the surgery has been postponed considerably.
Elaine Buchholz underwent a complete right knee replacement on Monday, November 26, at Blodgett Hospital. She has returned home.
Linda Van Geest has begun a new chemo based plan of care to battle non hodgkins lymphoma. Please pray for a miracle of healing through the power of the Holy Spirit.
Al Kalman suffered a severe laceration to his hand and is undergoing medical care. Please pray against infection and for the peace of the Holy Spirit during this difficult recovery period.
Suzanne Raglin was transferred on Monday, November 19, to Heritage Nursing and Rehabilitation in Zeeland for ongoing therapy following a hospitalization and treatment for blood clots.
Tracy Pierce underwent thyroid removal surgery on Friday, November 16, at Metro Health Hospital. She has returned home.
Dave VanDam (regular attendee) traveled to Ann Arbor on Sunday, November 18; he consulted with doctors on Monday, November 19, regarding a recent surgery upon an aortic aneurysm. Results were encouraging but did reveal an aneurysm on each leg and the need for additional surgery in January.
Mae Smith has been diagnosed with a neurological condition that is causing increased pain – please pray for healing.
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.
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.