Saturday, July 06, 2013
Prayer Table Reports
Jeff---the Ding-a Ling ice cream man---passed stopped, backed up, asked if I wanted an ice crteam sandwich, I said Actually, I wondered If you would like Prayer. he said " oh yes, I need lots this weekend. then he asked what flavor snadwich --I said vanilla "Im hot". I offered to pay and he said no --its is for u.
Henry and Shari --hubby's co-workers---Henry gave me the sign of the cross as they passed --i returned it to him.
BJ --Mailman --tooted and waved as he turned unto rt. 56 from another road.
Man in car ---waved and said "Good morning." open window .
A cyclist --smiled but didn't answer when asked if she wanted prayer.
Man in white truck --hand out open window hearty wave as he passed
Christ Church Schenectady Prayer Table Report, Saturday, July 6, 2013, 9:15 - 10:30 a.m. Louise Popa, David Haigh, Terry Volpe, and Torre Bissell on State St. and Carol MacNaughton and Mark Pasko and his guitar on Albany St. It was slightly wild on State Street with the team sometimes praying for 3 people at once. I know we handed out several "199 Promises of God" and New Testaments but I didn't get it recorded to whom we gave them.
+--indicates received a wooden cross made by Dennis Adams of North Carolina
a--indicates was anointed with Holy Water
199--"199 Promises of God", a small paperback with encouraging quotes from the Bible
+a Shamika (woman) -- "My back hurts." After we prayed for her and she was walking away she said, "That made me feel good. It doesn't hurt any more."
Steve (regular) -- The building where he wants to start his business is going through a public meeting. Pray that all goes well.
a Moses (regular) -- He needs surgery on his pancreas but can't have it because of his diabetes. Pray for God's sovereign intervention.
a Bob [He already had a Dennis Adams cross on.] -- He has been clean and sober for 5 months. He got out of prison last year and we prayed for him. He said his cross was literally hanging by a thread (it was an actual thread as the previous cord had worn away.)
++a James (man) -- for his brother Lance's addiction and alcoholism.
a Jason (regular) -- He got a job starting on the 15th. We prayed that he would remain sober enough to keep his job.
Lisa (regular) -- She just got laid off from her job. Pray for a permanent job.
+a Edmund (man) -- "Health and strength."
+a Elwin (man) -- "Health." He has already given his life to Jesus.
+a Eva (older woman) -- She has arthritis all through her body.
Tiberius (young man) -- He went storming past the prayer table shouting, "Pray that I don't kill anyone and no one kills me." Terry went after him and prayed for him at the corner.
Debra (regular, prayer request by cell phone) -- We prayed for her healing and gave thanks her family on Long Island is taking care of her.
Paula (regular, prayer request by cell phone) -- We prayed for her family, especially that her husband John would not trip of fall.
+a Jamal (man) -- He gave his life anew to Jesus, confessed his sins and rejoiced that he now was clean and had a father in heaven who loved him and had adopted him (Romand 8:15). He had never known his birth father.
+Kuwan (Jamal's 10 year old son)
Shaquan (woman) -- Prayer for provision.
Quesi (woman) -- She asked prayer "that God would talk to her."
+a Tom (man) -- asked for financial provision.
+a Micah (man) -- asked for wisdom.
+a Mark (young man) -- He asked prayer for his 10 month old son Antonio.
Alison (woman) -- She asked prayer for herself (she said she was saved) and for her daughter Ariana.
+ Tyera - (young girl about 8 wanted a cross) blessing and walk in the knowledge that Jesus loves her
+ Andrew - seeking freedom from drugs and alcohol (was under the influence)
+ John - blessed him and prayers for him to bring glory to the Lord in all that he does
++++ Shawna and her 3 young sons (ages 6-9) Tyrese, Robert, Jaevon - one of the boys asked that the prayers be for stable housing. We also prayed for happiness as a family.
++ Warren - he asked for Everything! (2nd cross for the young silent woman with him)
++ Natisha - for her child to be restored to her (came back a few minutes and asked if she could have a 3rd cross)
+ Malik - for his family to be stronger, for him to be a better person, and to get a job. Took 7 crosses to share with his large family
+ Premnatuh - healing of his stomach, digestive problems