Congregational Care Corner

Congregational Care is a whole church ministry in which all of God's people take care of and are present for each other.  Take a few moments to pray for these concerns or praises. 

Prayer Requests:

  • August 7, 2022

    • For Barb, who is in the hospital.​

  • July 31, 2022

    • Prayers for Laurie, Maggie, and Seth dealing with Covid.​

    • Prayers for Friends - Dana,, Dan, and Mathias.  Dana is recovering from heart surgery and waiting for a donor for a new heart.

    • Praises for a wonderful Pride Festival!

    • Prayers for the family of Mike Peters.

    • Prayers for Mike Bartholomew and the family of Mike Escobar.

    • Prayers for Dottie Safko, and Glen and Barb Durborow.

    • Prayers for one dealing with alcohol issues.

  • July 24, 2022

    • Continued prayers for Yvonne's Mom, and for Barb's recovery from treatment.​

    • Prayers for Seth, Gela, Debbie, Laurie, and Maggie who have Covid.

    • Prayers for Dottie Safko & family.

    • Continued prayers for Rev. Fern as she continues to recover.

    • Prayers for David and Peter as they recover from kidney surgeries.

    • Pray for the fruit to flurish from yesterday's New Cumberland Pride.

    • Continued prayers for Dennis.

    • Prayers for Jim who is in the hospital.

    • Prayers for Susan G. who is in the hospital.

  • July 17, 2022

    • Prayers for Dennis who is in the hospital.

    • Prayers for Rev. Fern and her recovery from illess.

    • Prayers for comfort and strength for the family and friends of Danny Killinger who passed away this week.

    • Continued prayers for Dottie Safko.

    • Prayers for one to remove his bitterness and bring to his life peace, love, and joy.

    • Blessings and praise for my beautiful partner Mary Ann on our anniversary.

  • July 10, 2022

    • Prayers for Rev. Fern who is in the hospital.​

    • Prayers for Tess's Dad and Barb.

    • Prayers for Yvonne's Mom.

    • Prayers for Dottie Safko.

  • July 3, 2022

    • Continued prayers for Dottie Safko who is trying to "let go & let God."​

  • June 26, 2022

    • Prayers for Yvonne's mom as she is in the hospital dealing with an enlarged heart and low oxygen levels.​

    • Prayers for Barb as she starts chemo for her returning cancer.

    • Prayers for Yvonne who is having a difficult time.

    • Prayers for Tess's kidney and liver tests to be good and that the doctors can figure out what is causing the pains.

    • Prayers for Dottie Safko and  family.

    • Payers for Seth who is stressed and for help to finish his assignments on time.

    • Prayers for Rev. Fern.

    • Prayers for the Shannon family as they deal with the loss of their beloved dog, Farmer.

  • June 19, 2022

    • Prayers for Rev. Fern as she recovers from heat exhaustion.​

    • Prayers for Laura's aunt recovering from heart surgery.

    • Prayers for Rev. Fern's mother recovering from hip surgery and going to rehab.

    • Prayers for Dottie Safko & family.

    • Praises for a passed intensive test.

    • Prayers for Parry who has been diagnosed with cancer.

    • Prayers for Barb whose cancer has spread and is beginning chemo therapy.

    • Prayers for Milly who is recovering from knee surgery and blood clots.

    • Prayers for Carol who is recovering from a stroke.

  • June 12, 2022

    • Prayers and remembering the 49 souls lost in the Pulse shooting in 2016.  May their memories remind us that love wins and hate always loses.​

    • Prayers for Yvonne who is ill.

    • Prayers for the successful passing of an important test this Friday.

  • June 5, 2022

    • Continued prayers for a calm passing for Dottie Safko.​

    • Prayers for Sue, dealing with Parkinson's Disease. 

  • May 29, 2022

    • Prayers for the families of the children and teachers killed this past week.​

    • Prayers for Dottie Safko and family as they prepare for Dottie's passing.

    • Prayers for Ukrainians, families of mass shootings, and all victims of violence.

  • May 22, 2022

    • Prayers of comfort and peace for Dottie Safko during her last days.​

  • May 15, 2022

    • Travel mercies for Rev. Lori & Darlene.​

    • For Deb & Gela who have pneumonia.

    • Healing for Jacki M. 

    • Healing Prayers for Rev. Steve Fillizi and his son Alex who are both in the hospital ICU.  And prayers for Rev. Steve's husband Tom.

  • May 8, 2022

    • Praises for an important meeting that went well, and prayers that God will continue to be with this one for the next several meetings, and prayers for courage and strength to get through each step.​

    • Thanks and praise for all mothers and those in the "mom" role.

    • Prayers for Tess who is ill.

  • May1, 2022

    • Praise and blessings on the marriage of Rev. Randy and Chris.​

    • Praise for passing a difficult class.

    • Thanksgiving to God for a new place to live.

  • April 24, 2022

    • Prayers for Phil Beidel who is in the hospital with health problems.​

    • Prayers for Yvonne Wilson due to injuries from a fall.

    • Birthday blessings for Bob, a trusted and loved friend.  

  • April 17, 2022

    • Praise God for Peter's test results after a cardiac cathorization.​

    • Prayers for the sheetz, Mihulec, and Weierbach family for a Happy Easter.

    • Prayers for the Ukraine.

    • Praers for Shelly Fox & Dottie Safko.

  • April 10, 2022

    • Prayers for the healing of Dottie Safko & Shelly Fox. ​

    • Prayers for Dawn & Connie dealing with life concerns.

    • Prayers of healing for Naomi who is having her gall bladder removed.

    • Prayers for continued healing and blessings for travel mercies! And praises for a great trip and reunion with family. 

  • April 3, 2022

    • For Mercie who is in recovery from an infection.​

    • Prayers for the safe travels of Mary Ann and her friends.

    • Prayers for Dottie who had a heart attack last Friday.

    • Prayers for one staring a new job.

    • Prayers for Sharon, dealing with the flu.

    • Prayers for Ruth Ann, dealing with an illness.

  • March 27, 2022

    • Prayers for an upcoming interview.​

    • Prayers for Mercie - in the hospital with and unidentified infection causing  fever.

    • Prayers for comfort and healing for Peg McElrath as she undergoes surgery Monday morning. 

    • Prayers for Tess dealing with health issues.

  • March 20, 2022 

    • For Yvonne, dealing with health issues.​

    • For Less, who is now in home hospice.

  • March13, 2022

    • Prayers for Abdel and Basel - dealing with immigration issues.  Pray for their safety.​

    • Prayers for the Ukrainians.

    • Prayers for the family and friends of Helen Farnsler who passes away at the age of 96.

    • Prayers for Alex.

  • March 6, 2022

    • Prayers for the right direction of a possible new job.​

    • Prayers for Sue who is dealing with Parkinson's

    • Prayers for a family member coping with loss.

    • Prayers for transitions, endings, and new beginnings.

  • February 27, 2022

    • Prayers for Joyce at the passing of her wife Charlene.​

    • Prayers for Peri & Daniella who both tested positive for COVID.

    • Blessings for brothers.

    • Prayers for those in rehab.

    • Prayers for Susan G. and the financial changes being made in her household and prayers for Church having to give up his job.

    • Prayers for peace in the Ukraine and for those suffering the effects of conflict.

  • February 20, 2022

    • For the health of Karen's brother.​

    • For the continued recovery of Joanne Sheetz.

    • For Lois, dealing with back issues.

  • February 13, 2022

    • Prayers for Lois, dealing with back pain.​

  • February 6, 2022

    • Prayers for Dave S. dealing with MRSA.​

    • Prayers for the continued healing of Joanne Sheetz after having COVID.

  • January 30, 2022

    • Prayers for comfort and solace for the family of Bob Shaffer in this time of Loss at the passing of his mother.​

    • Prayers for Adam who is in the hospital with a leg infection.

    • Prayers for Kat who is dealing with COVID.

  • January 23, 2022

    • Prayers for stress at work due to not enough staff.​

    • Prayers for continued healing for Joann Sheetz  from COVID.

    • Prayers for traveling mercies for Laurie and Maggie who are traveling to Pittsburgh.

    • Prayers for those dealing with mental illnesses.

  • January 16, 2022

    • Prayers for Laura E., Lucas, Zanika, Sharon, and Shari who have COVID.​

    • Praises to God for the safe resolution to the hostage situation at the Congregation Beth Israel.  We pray for safety in our worship places.

  • January 9, 2022

    • Prayers for Tess, dealing with an inner ear infection.​

    • Prayers for Ruth Ann who is ill.

  • January 2, 2022

    • Prayers for those suffering, injured, homeless, etc. due to the wild fire in Boulder Colorado.

    • Prayers for Darlene, Dennis, Paul's sister, Jody, Lyndsay, and Lexi as they recover from COVID.

    • Prayers for Rev. Lori who is ill. ​

    • Prayers for Rev. Fern who isn't feeling well.

    • Prayers for a healthy and prosperous New Year.

    • Prayers for making a good decision on choosing a college after multiple acceptances.