Braelynn VanDuyn, daughter of Joel and Angela VanDuyn, underwent surgery on Wednesday, December 5, at DeVos Children’s Hospital for OSB (obstructive sleep apnea). She returned home on Thursday, December 6.
Ongoing Prayer Requests
Cherie Miller continues to heal from ongoing health concerns - please pray for total healing.
Larry Timmer underwent left knee surgery at Zeeland Community Hospital on Thursday, December 6.
Joan Roosien was admitted to Metro Hospital on Monday, December 10, due to severe pain. Doctors scheduled surgery to remove her gallbladder but cancelled the surgery on Tuesday, December 11. She returned home late on Tuesday, December 11.
Bill Ponstein underwent successful knee replacement surgery on Thursday, November 29. He is home and recovering well. Please pray for complete healing.
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.
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.
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.
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.