Saturday, January 18, 2014
Christ Church Schenectady Prayer Table Report
+--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
g--indicates received gloves (we received lots of hats and gloves from Schenectady City Mission to pass on)
Zhanni (young man) [already had a Dennis Adams cross on] -- We prayed for God's blessing on him.
Torre and Steve -- We prayed for God's blessing and provision for us. Later we prayed for Steve who will be having a hernia operation.
We prayed for the kids at Excel.
We prayed for Mary whose birthday is today and provision for her husband Mark's sister and brother-in-law (he has advanced Alzheimer's)
+ 199 Elijah (man) -- He had previously given his life to Jesus but had fallen into sin. He confessed his sins and accepted God's forgiveness. Joy came over his face when we told him he was now clean. We gave him 1 John 1:9 and also showed him that he was now an adopted child of God (Romans 8:15). He went away rejoicing.
a 199 Ramal (young man) [already had a Dennis Adams cross on] -- He asked prayer for a job.
Louise gave thanks that Princetown had a "Joe Popa Day" in honor of her son who had completed his service in the Marines. [Joe has served on the prayer table.]
+ 199 g Joe (man, semi-regular) -- We rejoiced over the transformation in his life.
Margaret and Kevin.
+ 199 LaToya (young woman) -- She has a brain tumor and because she has young children she is afraid of having an operation not knowing what would happen to them.
+ 199 Willie (man) -- He is walking with the Lord. Prayed for steady steps and strength to endure.