Prayer Requests

 

The following are prayer requests that we have received during our worship service prayer time, requests that have been submitted through the Prayer form on the website and other needs of which we are aware.  Prayer is a great privilege and a serious responsibility.  Please remember these requests in your prayer time.  

 

Only first names are given (plus initial if there are more than one with the same first name).  If you prefer to be anonymous, please let us know when you submit your request.  If your request is personal we will note it as 'unspoken'.

Previous requests will be removed after about one month.

REQUESTS AS OF 9/13/2020: 

* Amy - prayers for those affected by forest fires on west coast

* Bill - needs of the people of this MCC their families, relatives and friends and other MCC churches, senior elderly, people in misery in nursing home residents, those in abusive situations: for their spiritual, housing, jobs, health, financial needs, or otherwise; Lou's needs; his brother Steve and his needs and circumstances and housing; sister Sharon and her family their needs and circumstances and housing; nephew Cody -- a possible job -- his needs and circumstances; special personal intentions

* Colleen - those in and out of ou congregation: physical, mental, spiritual, etc. health

* Diane - praises for everyone in the congregation - grateful to have everyone in her life; prayer for people and animals

* Heather - ask for prayers for current living situation and marriage to find way back to God; 

* Idamae - for rain

* Kate - the world in midst of Covid virus that people get the treatment they need, that we all work together to get through the virus; leadership in our country and world

* Rob - thanks that we can have this service and be with one another and whar time; prayers for our planet; all our needs and struggles that we find strength and courage through Jesus' teachings 

* Sherry - for her brother Dave - for God's will in his healing

* Lou - thanks to God for commitment for those at this meeting and my opportunity to be part of our service; thanks that car oil change didn't result in serious problems

REQUESTS AS OF 9/6/2020: 

* Amy - prayers for all those shut in because of coronavirus; flooding from heavy rain

* Bill - needs of the people of this MCC their families, relatives and friends and of the association other MCC churches, senior elderly and people in misery, nursing home residents, those in abusive situations: for their spiritual, housing, jobs, health, financial needs, or otherwise; Lou's needs and circumstances; his brother Steve and his needs and circumstances and housing; sister Sharon and her family their needs and circumstances and housing; nephew Cody his needs and circumstances; special personal intentions; those travelling over Labor Day

* Davey - numbing in his feet and loosing balance

* Diane - her friend Marla, surgery, protection and strength; prayers for Rob's cousin

* Kate - all the people in the world dealing with the coronavirus, people will be safe, coming flu season won't be as bad as expected

* Norma Jean - human trafficing and everything connected; 

* Lou - Jim P's niece, 38 years old, died of complications from appendicitis; dry well of friends from drought; thanks for get together with college roommate... after about 40 years

* Rob - thanks that Gayle is doing well from open heart surgery; fires in the Amazon forest 'lungs of the earth'; the issue of Black Live Matter; Prayers for our Earth, and all peoples for God's guidance as found through Jesus' teachings and with that guidance God's Strength and Courage.

* Tina - struggling with mental health issues, need for strength, acceptance, forgiveness, understanding... just to be OK; Heather has peace

REQUESTS AS OF 08/30/2020: 

* Bill - needs of the people of this MCC their families, relatives and friends and other MCC churches, senior elderly, those in misery, nursing home residents who are isolated and alone, those in abusive situations: for their spiritual, housing, jobs, health, financial needs, or otherwise; Lou's needs; his brother Steve and his needs and circumstances and housing; sister Sharon and her family their needs and circumstances and housing; nephew Cody their needs and circumstances; special personal intentions

* Colleen - God will keep us safe and healthy; her foot; her mother and boyfriend whom she hasn't seen in 4 years... that their spirits be lifted since they're isolated by the virus

* Idamae - for Larry who had surgery on his foot for pain and healing

* Kate - for all the people of the world because of the Coronavirus and that we'll soon come out of it soon; that the dead tree doesn't fall on her house; Amy in her quarantine and isolation

* Norma Jean - pray for marriages and relationships... families

* Rob - prayers all our concerns, health of all, we all stay connected and reach out to others; the earth - fires in California and Brazil (to clear for farming); prayers for the country and political system and that we make the right choices for the country; thanks that the hurricane wasn't as bad as first thought

* Sherry - God's will be done; contaminated water in Butler; help in possible move

* Lou - thanks that our folks are free of Covid; our country; those affected by fires; thanks for the much-needed rain

REQUESTS AS OF 08/23/2020:

* Amy - pray for herself going through covid - no idea when she can leave the building

* Bill - needs of the people of this MCC, their families and friends and members of other MCCs; senior elderly; people in misery; those in nursing homes; those in abusive situation for peace of mind; spiritual, housing, jobs, health, financial; Lou's needs & circumstances; brother, Steve - needs and circumstances and housing; sister, Sharon, and her family and their needs and circumstances and housing; nephew Cody his needs and circumstances; his own special personal intentions

* Colleen - thanks to Louie for making meeting possible; everyone's health: physical, mental, emotional, spiritual

 Diane - her sister and family; her brother's partner now in Brazil; praises that Dan and Colleen are in church; Genesis (for his severe back pain and possible surgery)

 Kate - the world in dealing with the virus, people feel supported, the dead tree over her house, may have to move... prayers to get through it.

* Sherry - prayer for Ed who is in a lot of pain-stomach, hand, back; her anxiety

* Tami - Lee's breathing & health, for her son-new relationship, 2 grandsons: Nate & Zander

 Lou - our folks, our country as we choose new leaders, our need for rain

REQUESTS AS OF 08/16/2020: 

 Bill - needs of the people of this MCC members, their families, relatives and friends and other neighboring MCC's, people in misery in nursing home residents, the elderly, those in abusive situations: needs whether spiritual, housing, jobs, health, financial & otherwise; Lou's needs; his brother, Steve's needs and circumstances - better housing; his sister and her family - better housing; nephew Cody's needs; his personal intentions

 Diane - prayers for Genesis - still having physical and household problems; L'il Dude - getting teeth out; earth in general; politics in U.S. or any country where it's not fair; Bob 

* Norma Jean - pray for my knees - insurance will cover

* Rob - people of the country find Biden's pick for VP as wonderful as I do; the country maintains until we get a better leader - one that is not an anarchist

* Lou - Dan - that God will keep him safe and strong while he's away from us

REQUESTS AS OF 08/09/2020: 

* Bill - needs of MCC members, their families, relatives and friends and other neighboring MCC's, nursing home residents, the elderly that feel isolated and alone, those in abusive situations: needs whether spiritual, housing, jobs, health, financial & otherwise; Lou's needs; his brother, Steve (new housing) his sister and her family (better housing situ; nephew Cody's needs; his personal intentions

* Colleen - for everyone in and out of our congregation - for health: emotional, spiritual, mental, physical

* Kate - 1) tree in back yard doesn't fall on the house; 2) help with hoarding disorder, 3) all people in the world in light of Covid virus: healing, scars will be mended, people will not get sick, get through in the best way, 4) daughter, Carol, of a friend has cancer... had car accident, has broken lower spine

* Lou - continued help for Dan; thanks for successes in virus; our church; Vince's friend Sam

* Rob - Biden picks the best VP candidate, voters make good choices to bring us together; prayers for those affected by Covid; those in Berut after explosion; those affected by salmonella in onions

REQUESTS AS OF 08/2/2020: 

* Bill - individual needs of MCC Pittsburgh members their families, relatives and friends and members of other MCCs: spiritual, housing, jobs, health, financial, nursing home residents, those in abusive situations; Bill's brother, Steve; sister, Sharon, and her family; Cody (especially this Wednesday); special personal intentions

* Bob - buddy, Paul, from Butler, fighting skin cancer

* Colleen - everybody we know and everybody we don't know - for emotional, spiritual, physical, mental health; general prayers for good health and the means to afford it

* Diane - everyone at the church - that we get back together; Genesis - his back problem and health problem; Bob - for relief; thanks for cooler weather

* Kate - the world dealing with the coronavirus, people will be healed from scars and tests to their body; everyone pulls together; virus will be worked out soon; dead tree not fall on house

* Rob - for our country - better leadership; health crisis; all of us at MCC Pittsburgh

* Vince - his friend, Sam, who is in intensive care with kidney failure

* Lou - thanks for beautiful weather; prayers for Dan away for 4 months

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