Prayer Requests

Listed below are the written prayer requests offered during worship, as well as those left in the Sacred Place throughout the week. (Names have been removed to protect the identities of the women, their family members, and friends.) 

As always, thank you for lifting these special concerns of these precious sisters in your prayers this week!

Please pray for: 

  • my husband, J, and my kids, that they allow God to guide their hearts. – J
  • me, and to live and get strength back for the rest of my stay. – S
  • everyone in here.
  • courage to let go of the past and for depression to go away. – A
  • my daughter and granddaughter, A; to continue to keep them both strong and healthy. – N
  • the women in ICIW; for me to find my faith. To find peace in my heart. – T
  • Mrs. O to do my parole plan; ACTV (Achieving Change Through Values) class; home situation to be worked out; broken relationships; surrender and do God’s will. Thank you. – D
  • patience, and my parole to be approved, and [my] family to be together again soon.
  • me to get accepted at house in Sioux City or that Council Bluffs accepts me; that my husband stays strong & sober. – J
  • I want to be close to God like I used to be. I really miss Him. – A
  • C – his freedom, strength, and protection. For my family’s health, stability, safety, and a closeness to God.
  • Travis
  • that my mother’s surgery on her ankle goes well and that her recovery is speedy.
  • that my brother’s heart be softened and that my mother’s health improve. Thank you. – A
  • my son to be safe and well in Rockwell men’s prison; it is bad in men’s prison, and I pray he is safe and unharmed.
  • family in Henry County to have love in their hearts and to find forgiveness.
  • my home check to be done next week and me to be run for parole on time.
  • my loved ones; for me. – T
  • help keeping my mood elevated, not being depressed, keeping positive. – T
  • I need prayer. I leave tomorrow for the women’s facility in Des Moines. I really need to land a job quickly. I’ve applied at two already. Without a job, I will lose my home! Please pray I receive a well-paying job and I stay planted with the Lord Jesus!
  • In Jesus’ name, I ask to heal L; make her comfortable from Lupus. Amen.
  • Jesus, please make other inmates be nice to me. Thank you.
  • C to get out of here. S to have love in his heart and to let his anger go; to believe in himself. F—to let his heart lead his way.
  • My credit for time served to come in and be processed, so I may be released. Thank you.
  • Dear Lord, Please give me courage, strength, and wisdom through this scary journey at Mitchellville. Please keep me safe. Thank you!
  • my [friend]; that she will do well when she leaves here and that she will do amazing in her recovery in her halfway house. I pray for her safety and success. Please watch over her.
  • Amy as she grieves her grandma.
  • I pray Jesus continue to be with me through this journey in my life. Amen.
  • J, to have love in his heart; to prosper, to help C, and let go of the past.
  • Heal the old hurts and keep my addiction with God!
  • to not be hurt over old grief. Amen.
  • my mom’s friend who will be baptized.
  • my friend, T; his daughter killed herself when he was in having surgery on his eyes. Also for a quick answer from my county, so I can go home soon. - A