can do amazing things! It can be a great way to
pay it forward, grow closer to God and others, thank God
for the blessings in our lives, and reach out to people
throughout the world. On this page, we invite you
to share prayer requests for yourself, your community,
and the world. In addition, we'd love to share
your words of praise to God for the blessings in your
If you would like prayer or would like to share praise,
contact us at email@example.com*. Please feel free at any time to send us
updates on your prayer requests posted here.
Rev. Tim Sisk, the former pastor of St. Andrew's in
Amory, was gracious enough to pen this blessing for the
site. We thank him for leading us in prayer.
Our Gracious God,
who taught us that love and kindness
are works of your divinity, bless those that travel to this site,
who are inspired by the life and art
of John Dye, who discover a community of creativity
and kindness, may they be filled by your love,
leaving footprints of mercy, in their
communities and homes. May the grace, love, and fellowship of God be
with them all. Amen.
Please pray for my son John, who
is 22 and has been in a downward spiral for a few
months now. He quit his job, spent all his
money he has saved, attempted suicide twice, one
time involving the police and citations,
misdemeanors, etc., which resulted in jail time
after his hospital stay. As he is an adult,
I have no control over his decisions in regards to
therapy and in-patient treatment. He is
taking medication to control his behavior, which
is either bi-polar or manic, and although it has
helped a little, it has rendered him incapable of
being alone without constant supervision. My
husband lost his job due to covid, so most of the
burden falls on him. It is tearing my family
apart. I pray that God will lay his loving
hands on my son and heal his brain, cast out all
mental illness and manic behavior and suicidal
thoughts. I pray our son will someday be the
son we used to have. Amen.
With much love, gratitude and thanks to this
amazing group, and my infinite love to John, our
Angel, who I absolutely adore and pray I will meet
in heaven. If love can transcend Heaven and
Earth, he surely knows I love him.
My fiancé was admitted to hospital
about one month ago with acute pneumonia.
A few weeks ago,his heart stopped and they were able
to bring him back with oxygen.
Day before Thanksgiving he was informed he needs
open heart surgery. They won't know how many
bypasses until they see the severity of the
blockages. He is scheduled for surgery
tomorrow Dec. 14th. Surgery can be from 3-6
We are both Christians, praying for the doctors,
team and instruments. For his family, that all
will feel God's mantle of peace and wellness.
I am in California and he is in Montana.
Praying I can join him before the New Year.
We pray that this holiday season is a peaceful,
healing, and love-filled one. With all the
strife in the world, may we all be inspired to do what
we can to promote kindness, compassion, and
understanding. May God's merciful and unfailing
love be our support and strength.
Please pray for all of those suffering during the Ebola
outbreak, both those with the disease and those who are
being kept from general medical care due to staffing and
space shortages. May God guide the hands and minds
of the doctors, nurses, and loved ones caring for the
patients and may He lead the researchers to a much
As families and school staff prepare for the start of
school please pray for a safe and productive year for all.
Continue to pray for the extreme weather conditions
through out the U.S. and the world. The drought areas,
the areas being hit with extreme storms, wildfires, and
prayers continue to be with the people of the
Philippines as they grieve the lives lost due to
the typhoon. May they receive abundant help
as they recover and rebuild.
Please keep my Dad's companion and our families in
your prayers. She has been diagnosed with cancer and
will be undergoing surgery this next week and
treatments possibly for the next several months. The
surgery is complicated due to a heart condition and
Update: Barbara is cancer
free! The surgery was successful and she needs
no radiation or chemo. Keep her in your
prayers as she continues with the reconstruction
are with those struggling with the floods in Colorado
and the recent fire in New Jersey on the
boardwalk. As always our thoughts and prayers
are with everyone impacted by natural disasters.
We also pray for peace and healing for the people of
Please pray for those dealing with work place
stress. Whether it be trying to find a job, the
strains of settling into a new job, or the struggle to
make due with limited resources and time in a demanding
job; may people find contentment, meaning, and as much
peace as possible in their work.
I would like to thank God for healing a co-worker's
little one. May His peace and love continue to
be with the family as the child's recuperation
Please pray for my Family because we lost my father on
March 7 2012. Also my
condolences and prayers go out to the Family and friends
of John Dye. Because
he was such a religious man who believe in God The Lord Jesus Christ.
May he rest in peace and go home to the Lord.
My dad's latest P.E.T. scan came back with good results.
No cancer was found. He is still in remission. :)
Please pray for those affected by the severe storms
through out the U.S. Pray especially for those hit by
the tornadoes, including Moore,
Oklahoma as they begin the recovery process. May
they receive all the help and compassion they need.
I want to
Prayer for my
we are about
to have a
and there is
always so much
at stake when
it comes to
Please pray for
the people of
and all who are
affected by this
Please also keep
the community of
West, Texas in
Please pray for my
daughter Monica is
by her brain
tumor! Our son
Shawn and Monica
are both very
stressed out and
tired. My husband
is very tense and
finds it hard to
relax..I try not
to worry but it
really gets the
best of me many
to Pray for my
Son and His
although it was
a true blessing
to get together
for a Birthday
Dinner for my
Our son was in
before he left
have a prayer
Very hard on
the family and
of course him.
It is very
hard to lose
and not be
and his loved
ones. his name
is Phil. Thank
I would like
prayer for the
son of a very
dear friend of
mine. He has
an injury from
in a Pike Bike
very hard to
achieve a high
this field. He
so much and it
will be very
course his Mom
is trying to
cope with her
son's need to
take time to
that he will
be able to
heal and get
back into the
He has worked
very hard and
he is still
return to the
sport that he
loves so very
he is unable
to work, and
in place to
keep him from
not be able to
and so on. I
know that the
him his life
as they had to
induce a coma
to save his
life. I know
I had a great Spring
Break with my
family. We traveled
together to attend
my niece was in. She
had a great
experience and we
saw some new sights.
Thanks to God for
sending us some rain
instead of snow!
wonderful to see
Spring finally coming
Please Pray for my
her business be
She will be here
today and then
I will be hosting a
jewelery showing at
my home this
Pray I will be able
to get my house in
We will be making
I pray the guests
will be blessed!
Thanks for your
God is Good.
Thank you for your
My friend Kerri
and I had a
with my friends
last Thursday. I
made a beautiful
Picasso jasper, a
lava stone in the
center also some
stones. I had to
because I felt
that my design was
not all that
appealing. It was
wonderful that she
was able to stay
overnight at our
home and helped me
design it myself
learned so much! I
would like to
start beading if
possible: as a
hobby very good
the mind. Now I
need to pray that
I will be able to
see all the beauty
in the stones so
as to create
something and have
fun at the same
time. My eyes are
getting older but
they are still
healthy and that
is wonderful. All
I need is a new
pair of glasses.
I do believe she
was and continues
to be blessed. She
was able to see
her grandson his
1st birthday. They
Please pray for my
friend Jeanne who
going though so much
worry and stress. I
love her so much. She
is like a sister to
Also her husband and
the 3 daughters know
she bless to have to
family and friend who
care so much for her.
Hi all. I have a Prayer
request..My friend is
going to have surgery
today. She has to colon
cancer. Please pray for
could need some
prayers. I have to
take two written exams
tomorrow and then one
everyday. We had the
flu last week so I
lost one week for
learning and I'm a bit
Please pray for my
One of my best friend's
grandma has been showing
signs of dementia lately
and it seems to be getting
worse as time goes on. I
ask for prayers for both
my friend and her grandma.
Her grandma because I
can't imagine how hard it
must be to be so confused
all the time, and for my
friend because she's one
of the primary caregivers
and she lives with her. It
must be so hard to have to
sit there and watch your
grandma forget things and
be so confused! Thank you.
A very good Friend of mine
has had MS for many years.
She is now in a Full Term
Care Facility. She had a
stoke also a number of years
ago. I went to see her this
morning and she is unable to
speak. I held her had..shed
lots of tears. I know that
she could hear as she did
squeeze my hand and I know
she tried to speak as well.
Could you please hold her
and her family up with your
I also went to see a family
member we all call Grampa
Bob..He is a wonderful
artist and has a very sharp
mind. He is 86. HE is still
very sharp and very witty.
He had surgery bacause he
had a fall in December. He
will be having one more
surgery and hopes to go
home..Please pray for him.
Grampa Bob is part of our
extended family. So precious
and very Much Loved
Please pray for my husband
he has high blood pressure.
The stress he has is causing
this..He needs prayer. Thank
My father-in-law needs all the
prayers he can get. I wish I
could tell him about you and I
wish I could give him some of
my faith to god. We visited
him today and it's hard to see
him so afraid and angry
because he is in pain and he
will die. And my mother-in-law
is also afraid he could loose
him soon and angry, because
she feels locked up in her
appartment. But one good news,
I got my results from the
biopsy, I don't have skin
cancer. But a few days later
they found something on the
skin of my older daughter.
It's been removed on friday
and now we do what we can do
Our thoughts and
prayers are with those impacted
by the blizzard in the Northeast
U.S. and those in the Southern
states who are experiencing
tornadoes and severe
storms. To everyone in the
path of the storms: please stay
Pray for my eldest son he has serious pain as a result
that he has
had a number
to deal with
to him and all
of us as our
law has a
tumour. She is
they are both
Also a Friend
of mine is
loss of her
pray as she is
much! Her son
was only 26.
Losing a child
is such a
lost our 18
year old son
in 1995 he was
only 18. Thank
you so much♥
daughter-in-law has a brain tumour.. She is very weak and
tired. Please Pray for our family. Update: I had a wonderful
day with Shawn and Monica! Monica an I went for coffee
and then for groceries… that was truly an answer to
prayers! I have requested prayer for her and her Dad
on the FB page and I have to say things are going
well. I will not get into details but I will say that
she was able to see her Dad on Monday! It was
Pray for my cousin Micheal
he has just been diagnosed
with colon cancer. Update:
I requested prayer for
my cousin Micheal on PIF
the other day. I just
wanted to let you know
that he has now gone
through the surgery and
they are giving him a
very good prognosis, he
will have to have chemo
but the cancerous tumor
has been removed
successfully! I am very
Thankful for all your
I would like to request
prayer for my family that
there would be peace and
harmony. Mostly because I
want to reach out to my
daughter in-laws family. Her
father has lung cancer and
she needs to be able to see
him as they are both very
ill. She is unable to sort
through the emotions and is
avoiding him. I pray they
will come together and enjoy
I hate to add a prayer request for a
job, when so many others have urgent
things like cancer and deaths in the
family. But I am in need. I was laid
off for the second time in 3 years.
It's hard to start over and jobs are
few in this area. Please, pray with
me that God will open the door to
the right one. Thank you!
Please add a prayer request for my
sorority sister Kacy. She is battling
cancer right now. Currently she is in
the ICU with internal bleeding into
her lungs. Also please pray for her
family, especially her young daughter
Kady. Thank you!
My cousins ex partner is now in the
final stage of terminal cancer she is
not expected to have longer than a few
weeks. As they prepare to say goodbye
I'd ask you keep my cousin Damian and
his son Josh and her other young
children in your prayers. This has been
a long battle but its over her time is
upon us. I'm specifically asking on
behalf of my cousin and the kids as they
are having a very difficult time. I also
pray for a peaceful and healing few
weeks giving them the time they need to
find peace and say goodbye. and that she
passes peacefully when her time comes.
She's only in her 40s and I'd also pray
for our family and me to find the right
words and actions to comfort them when
the time comes. Its just been
devestating to watch and peace is needed
all round. Thanks
Queensland Australia could do with some
prayers at the moment as they are having
terrible floods, mini tornados and strong
Please add a prayer request
for my friend and co-worker, Lindsey. She
has been in an out of the hospital since
October. She is in intensive care on a
respirator and we just received word that
she is not doing very well. Thank you. Donna
Could you say a prayer for my cousins and my
Dad, he lost his sister this morning and my
cousins lost a wonderful mom.
From Suzanne Catherine:
I'd like to add my friend Jeff please. A friend
Laurie was found deceased last night. She had
died in her sleep. A sweet person who suddenly
died very young please keep him her mother Amy,
her friends and family in your prayers as they
deal with the utter shock and devastation that
will inevitably follow. I only got the news this
morning. I personally didn't know her but she is
connected to a cause I am very much involved in.
There will be the presidential election in the
Czech Republic next week and the country is in a
kind of confusion. Please pray for our nation so
we have the right person to lead us in the future
- whoever it is gonna be.
The end of 2012 is not so good as my dad has been
admitted to hospital with a blocked bowel so could
every one please keep him in their prayers and
thoughts. I pray it is not to serious and he will be
Update: My Dad came out of hospital yesterday
and he is doing ok. thanks for all your prayers
Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of the
shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut and
with their loved ones. May they feel the love of
God and His healing today and in the days to
come. May they also feel the support of those
around them and through out the world.
I need you to pray for my
friend. Her son has runaway again and we hope he
comes home soon.
Update from Kerstin: He is back, was found
drunk at night two days ago. He is fifteen.
The family tried to get help for his problems,
but without him wanting help, they can't do
anything. It is really anoying. So please pray
that he understand he has lost his way and
everybody is ready to help, if he just would
A friend of mine needs prayers. her husband fell off
the front porch and is in the hospital. He is better
but we pray for a speedy recovery so he can get back
home. Please pray for Gary and Priscilla. Thank you
From Kerstin on Nov. 20:
I have a prayer request for tomorrow. I have to meet the
dermatologist, because my doctor thinks it could be a
melanoma. I have the appoinment at noon german time. I'm
a little bit scared.
Update: Dec. 6 I had my
operation today. Three moles are gone, my back hurts
and I'm not allowed to sleep on my back. Now i have
to wait for the results.
Update 2: I got my results from the
biopsy, I don't have skin cancer.
Our prayers are with those already
impacted by Hurricane Sandy. May they find safe
shelter and receive the help they need as they
recover. For those still at risk, we pray that
they and their homes and businesses stay safe and
secure. We pray for those who have lost loved
ones. May they find comfort and support.
I don't know them personally, but, I would like to
request prayer for the Goodwin family, they have a fb
page called Prayers for Lane Goodwin ( their oldest son
that had cancer ) anyway, Lane passed away.
Please pray for my cousin. He had a heart attack and will
undergo open heart surgery as soon as he is strong enough.
Update: My cousin came through the surgery and is in
recovery now. After a few complications, my
cousin has been released from the hospital and is
recuperating at home now.
Update 2: Cindy's cousin is back in the hospital and
it's serious. Please continue to pray for him
and for the family. Thank you.
Update 3: My cousin is 'out' of the hospital, but will
continue with treatments and rehab for the next month
or so...which means he will not be going home, but
staying with family as this hospital is out of town.
And, he will be needing a heart transplant within the
next 2 to 3 years if all this doesn't work
I have two prayer request today. The
first is for my father in law. His cancer is growing
and it's only a matter of time when he will die.
Please pray for him and his family.
The second pray is for one of my best friend. She
has a lots of drug related trouble with her son and
she needs all the strength she can get. She is such
a great mom and friend.
Blessings to you all
Please can I ask for your prayers for a 5yr old girl,
April Jones who was abducted last night. They have
arrested the man they believe took her but so far no
sign of the little one. The police and mountain rescue
continue to search through the night. Please pray she
comes home safe and well.
Robbie, one of John's friends, requests prayers for his
mother Anne. She is suffering ill health at the
moment with blocked areas in her heart, kidneys and
legs. He thinks it will be good to have John's prayer
corner on their side. Prayers and thoughts would be much
Please keep Barbara in your prayers. She broke her arm and
her wrist. She has had surgery and is currently in a soft
cast. She will move to a hard cast after her
stitches are removed. She will be in this cast for
several weeks, then begin therapy.
A family member is heading out to Afghanistan in
the next day or two. Please keep Daniel in your
prayers as he leaves and my niece Georgie and
their baby son Jack as they await his safe return.
Please pray for "my family and especially my stepmom
who is fighting stage 4 lung cancer."
Update from Kim: Plz
continue to remember my family...my stepmom has
been diagnoised with stage 4 cancer and has 3
brain tumors. She is in the process of taking
treatments. Thank you
From Victoria Renee:
Tomorrow is the 1 year anniversary of when my
Gramma died and we're still having a hard time
with it, keep us in your prayers
for all who lost loved ones on 9-11 as well as all
those who, like many first responders on that day,
continue to dedicate their lives to protecting,
healing, and helping.
August 14, Elisa
requested: Please Pray for my family my
grandmother (mom's mom) is in the hospital she's not
doing well please pray that we find comfort and peace
during this tough time.
Also, Elisa brought to our attention on August 13 the
shooting incident in Texas, please keep those involved
in your prayers as well.
August 6: I'm requesting prayer because my mom and aunt
(her sister) are feuding and I am in a lot of stress due
to the situation please keep me in prayer tonight.
Please pray for the Sikh community in
Oak Creek, Wisconsin. May they find peace in the
wake of the shooting there and may their faith be a
comfort and encouragement to them as they grieve.
My friend Sheryl is having some personal problems and
she needs some prayers.
I need ALL the prayers I can get to pray for my boss (who
was discharged), to pray for our team and to pray for the
rest of the expats around the world who are away from
their respective families.
Update: Thank you ALL for your prayers. Our collective
and concerted prayers have been answered, my good boss
has a new job now and that I don't have to feel sorry
for his three kids. The offered company package is
even much better. Indeed, God works in ways we can't
fully understand how it happened --- He always makes a
way. He IS the way! Praise God.
Please pray for those who were at the theater in Aurora,
CO where a mass shooting occurred and for their
families, the community, and for all victims of
violence. Even when there's swift physical recovery,
sometimes the emotional healing can take a very long
I need prayer warriors to
intercede for my friends, Rieta, Holly, and Eileen. Rieta
continues to have terrible pain from an injury.
Holly and Eileen have problems and the Lord knows
the details. These dear friends need the Lord’s help so
badly and I know I can count on all of you to pray for
them. All are receiving care from doctors but they need
the Great Physician. Thank you so much for doing this.
My friend karen who i met through a group for those
who lost loved one through violent crime starts her
cancer treatment monday. She set up a wellness
retreat and does amazing work in the community for
people who need it. Shes devoted her life to helping
others and is an amazing woman full of courage and
dignity.after her shocking diagnosis she has set up
a blog which can be accessed through my profile
(which is open) to share her journey with others in
true 'helping others' style! Please please as she
starts her treatment on monday keep her in your
thoughts. For this beautiful woman and her family
that turns tragedy into compassion for a community
as shes starts her difficult journey i pray all will
keep her in your prayers.! I personally pray for
courage and strength to beat this!
I would like to say a prayer of thanksgiving for the
recovery of our family dog, Josh, and thank all of
the PIF members who prayed for him and us.
Last Monday we thought he had a stroke due to
extremely limited mobility. Thankfully, it was
only a couple of ear infections and he's doing
infinitely better now. Back to his old self...
stubbornness and all! :-) Thank you to
the friends who prayed and to God for His healing
power and love. Update: Josh passed
away peacefully at home on September 19th,
2012. We were blessed to have had him for
ten years since we adopted him as a "pound
puppy." We feel very grateful for the two
months we had with him after we thought we had
lost him to a stroke. Thank you, again, to
all who prayed for Josh and for my family.
My sister-in-law's dad underwent a surgical procedure this
morning to hopefully correct balance and mobility issues
he has been experiencing for several years. Please pray
the surgery was successful and he will not be
confined to using a walker anymore.
From Suzanne Catherine:
pray for my dear friends emma and mike and the rest
of us who will be attending the funeral of their two
year old daughter clara tomorrow. It will be a
heartbreaking day for all involved just to get
Hey Everyone, I have an
urgent prayer request this time it's for the people of
the state of Colorado as they are dealing with
wildfires in that there has been some loss of property
due to the fires in Colorado so please I am asking
that you all remember the people in Colorado in your
prayers tonight. Thanks!
Please can I ask
you to keep my mom in your prayers. She has just been
diagnosed with angina and due to undergo an angiogram
and further tests over the next couple of weeks.
Now that school is out for most, many families will be
traveling. Please pray for their safety on the
roads, in the air, and at sea.
Please pray for
Vicki who is facing major surgery. Thank you very
much. Update: Vicki has made a
wonderful recovery. Thank you!
request prayers for the Philpott family in Derby,
England, who lost their 6 children to an arson attack on
their home. Please pray that the police are guided in their
enquiries and that they get to the bottom of what happened
very soon. Also, remember also a 7 month old baby who was
murdered by his father also in Derby, this past week. As
these children all take their place in heaven, ask that
their families are comforted in the knowledge that nobody
can ever hurt their babies again and that they are all
together, exploring the wonder of heaven together.
for Lewis Mighty and his family from Derby,
England. He is a 7 year old who is losing his
battle with cancer. He has just hours to live but is
being extremely brave and fighting so hard to stay,
he has already defied the odds and we are all hoping
for a miracle. Ask that God keeps them very close
right now and if Lewis has to go home soon, ask that
angels will wrap their wings around him and carry
him gently to heaven.
5/16/12: Lewis became an angel at 2.30 this morning. Thank you
for your support. Please continue to hold his family in your
Hi everyone i just
wanted to drop a post and say my dad 91yrs old and a pearl
harbor suvivor had a mini stroke last week he is back at
the navel home in wash. d.c. got an update today and they
said he is declining..if u have time plz pause a min. and
praise GOD as it is now up to him...
coming to you with a prayer request. My
father-in-law has cancer for the third time. He had
his operation and he could get better, but he seems
to not find the strength to do so. He is hopeless
and mean to people who loves him, especially my
mother-in-law. So it would be nice if you could take
both of them into your prayers. Thanks.
I have an
urgent Prayer request for my fiance's and my niece and
nephew their ages are 2 and 4 yrs their names are:
Destiny Love and Jordan Anthony. I'm uncertain what it
is that has them sick but please keep them in your
Please pray for
my Uncle Tom who is experiencing some health issues
following surgery. Thank you! Update:
My uncle is doing much, much better and the issues
are resolved! Thank God! Thank you for
Hi everyone, I want to tell you that I go to the hospital
on Tuesday and I'm getting operated on Wednesday of the
stomach. I will be absent several days, but I think very
highly of you all and you will all be in my heart. I'll
come and say hello tomorrow. I love you all. Added on
Sunday, April 15, 2012
Please pray that
God will show me the decision I need to make....
Please continue to keep our PIF member, Leola Dawn, in
your prayers. Dawn recently underwent surgery
related to her terminal leukemia. She currently
remains in the hospital and asks that we please pray for
her two adult children as they cope with her
illness. May Dawn and her family be surrounded by
God's peace and love.
Please can I ask
that you hold my 5 month old Great Nephew in your
thoughts and prayers. He was admitted to hospital
yesterday with a high temperature and unexplained rash.
Update: Caleb has
been allowed home but with a 24 hour window to return to
the hospital should he deteriorate further. They are
still not sure what is causing the rash but think it is
viral. Please can I ask for your continued prayers that
it is nothing more serious.
continuing to improve. He still has the rash,
however, so continue to keep him in your prayers.
Caleb is now fully recovered, thank you for your
A couple that I've known for awhile, who are still
relatively young (in their 60s), have been really going
through some trials, the wife has had Alzheimers now for
about 5 years. It's progressed very quickly and they now
only give her weeks to live. The husband has been a pillar
of strength and continues to care for her alone, still
even bringing her to church every Sunday. A few days ago
he was pushing her in a wheelchair through their home and
something caught the wheel. The sudden stop threw her
forward and out onto the floor. She had to have stitches
and looks very bad. He is already having much difficulty
in facing the fact that she could pass any day but now he
is riddled with guilt on top of that. Please keep them
both, Gary and Laura, in your prayers.
I am asking
all my FACEBOOK friends and Family to pray for My
High School Classmate Lynda. She has been
diagnosed with Breast Cancer, and found out the
other day that it has spread. She just gave birth
a week ago to a Healthy Baby Girl. Pray that the
Lord Give her Strength to get thru this battle.
Please PRAY!! and Keep her in your PRAYERS... She
is gonna make it thru this, with all our prayers
and God on our team She will win this battle.. ♥
For with God nothing shall be impossible.
I can make a
moving tribute after the accident because of a
Belgian occurred in Switzerland last night, which
was the condition of 28 dead including 22 children,
of 52 passengers, who was returning from a ski camp.
The emotion is so strong in Switzerland and Belgium,
that I must inform you this terrible information. I
would ask you to pray and have a thought for the
families of victims. God helps them in these
difficult times. I heart goes out to the families
and they are in my prayers. one minute of silence
was observed in both countries. Tonight I will light
a candle for the victims.
I would like to
request prayers for my family. My Grandma Margaret
passed away around 7 this evening. She went very
peacefully for which we are all grateful. However,
it's going to be a tough few days so we'll take all
the prayers for strength we can get. Thank you and God
Please remember our PIF Facebook friend Leola
Dawn. Leola is in the hospital recuperating from a
mild heart attack. She also has leukemia and says
it is what has triggered the heart attack. Please
keep her in your prayers as the doctors say the leukemia
I have struggled with an
eating disorder since I was a teen and have now decided to
enter into a treatment facility on Tuesday. I will be there
for 4 months. If you could remember me in your prayers, I
would so appreciate it. I know I have a long road ahead
of me, but God is faithful.
Blessing to each one of you!
I wanted to
request prayers for all of the people affected by
the storms and tornado's that hit on Friday.
I live in
Louisville however I was working in southern Indiana
on Friday and the storms left a lot of
devastation. The damage is really
unbelievable there are several small towns
that were just about wiped out. These people
really need our prayers right now.
I have donated to an aid organization and if anyone
is so inclined would encourage them to do so.
This is an urgent
prayer request for our band The Kids of Widney
High we lost one of our own. His name was: Tony
he died on March 4th 2012. He died of colon cancer. Thanks, Elisa
It is with much sadness that we relay the news that
Lynn passed away on February 22nd. Please
continue to pray for Jim, Jamey, Jerre, and the entire
Dye family and all who love Lynn. If you would
like to write a message of condolence to the family,
we are collecting them here:
The messages received there will be printed
and presented to the Dye family. Thank you.
We would like to request prayers for John's
mother, Lynn Dye who has suffered a stroke. Please
pray for a swift and full recovery and strength for her
family, Jim, Jamey and Jerre as they come to terms with
this difficult news. I pray that they know how much love
and best wishes are out here for them all at this time.
We are offering our prayerful support and love for Lynn and
the Dye family at our Facebook group. Thank you.
Whilst you are all praying for Lynn's recovery, please can I
ask for prayers for my Reiki teacher's husband, Mike. She
has just messaged me to say that he has been admitted to
intensive care with Meningitis, he is stable at the moment
but your prayers and thoughts (if you have any spare) would
be greatly appreciated.
want to request prayers for 2 cerebral
anneurysms that I have known about for the
past 4 years. I have been following
with 2 different neurosurgeons over the past
few years. I am getting alot of
conflicting info from my doctor and am
facing the decision of having surgery and
when. Surgery for this carries a
significant risk as does not having
surgery. Please pray that I will have
the knowledge of what to do and please pray
for my health and peace for me as well.
Please can we ask for your thoughts and
prayers for the family of the RAF Regiment
Airmen who was shot dead yesterday in
Afghanistan. Pray also for the safe return of
my RAF Regiment brother next week.
My Grandma (dad's mom) has been hospitalized
again. We're praying the doctors can get
to the root of her illness and that she'll get
her energy back so she can start feeling
better. Prayers are much
appreciated. Thank you so much for all the
earlier prayerful support.
urgent project for you help save Adult
Education in California please!
do this in honor of John Dye I know he will
want us to do it.
has provided a link where you can learn more
about the effort to save Adult Education
programs in LA here.
having my angiogram on Wed so if it is ok would
like to pray that they have not increased in
Please keep the Dye family in your prayers as we
all remember and celebrate the life of their son,
brother, and uncle on his birthday. Pray,
too, that we each of us find healing and peace and
do our best to honor John's legacy by helping
others and showing love. May John always
know how loved he is and how many people are
filled with gratitude upon remembrance of
him. Thank you.
for my father-in-law. He goes in for open
heart bypass surgery on Monday, January 30th.
The surgery went very well and Tom Snr was out
of hospital in just 4 days, he is now recovering
at home. He is suffering with much pain in his
back, so your continued prayer is requested.
Many thanks for all your good wishes.
I would like to
request prayer for my mother Jean who has dementia and
is struggling with the disease.
I'm asking that everyone please pray for my father
Hector De La Torre as he is in the hospital undergoing
some medical tests this is an urgent prayer request.
pray for all the members of the Facebook group Pay It
Forward in Memory of John Dye and others associated
with this website. We may not know what struggles each
is dealing with....but God does.
for Diane who will be having surgery Monday.
May her recovery be swift and peaceful. Thank
Surgery went well. Please pray for a
smooth recovery. Thanks!
Please hold the
Dye family in your thoughts and prayers as they face
the first anniversary of John's passing and his
birthday. May they be comforted knowing that John
touched and changed lives for the good. Please ask
that God keeps them very close over these next few
weeks and that their very own Angel Boy will be very
Please pray for my friend Kelsey who lives out of
state. This is urgent. Thank you.
Please pray for
Ian who was recently deployed to Afghanistan.
Please keep my Grandma Margaret in your prayers. She
recently finished cancer treatment but now is hospitalized
with pneumonia. She's improving so we're praying God
continues to heal and strengthen her. Thank you!
As we prepare to
celebrate Christmas, can we all remember those families who
grieve for loved ones no longer with us. I think especially
of Karen and her two young sons as they deal with the second
anniversary of the loss of their husband and father Marcel
on 26th December. Please hold the Dye family in your prayers
too as they face their first Christmas without John. Lets us
also remember the men and women of our Armed Forces who must
spend this festive season away from their families and
"Please pray for Zachary, a baby boy
facing a dire medical situation, and for all those who care
for him during this difficult time. Thank you."
For my brother in law who is having
major knee surgery tomorrow. Prayers for a swift recovery
time for Gary and for my sister, Samantha and the children
as they support him in the days and weeks ahead.
Today, December 1st, is World AIDS
Day. Please pray that a cure will soon be found for
HIV/AIDS and that, in the meantime, effective treatment
and prevention be available to all who need it regardless
of socio-economic status. Thank you.
Rebecca: I can't believe I am telling you this but my
friend Gigi came off the vent today and she has recognized
people and even talked a little. God's miracles
never cease to amaze me. She has a long road ahead
but I am so glad for this. Thanks for all of the
I would like
to request prayers for my close friend Gigi who has
been fighting a courageous battle with cancer for
the last 5 years. She became suddenly very ill
Mon and is in intensive care on a ventilator.
I pray for her healing as well as peace and healing
for her mother, and husband.
From Tracey: Please can I ask that you keep the Dye
family in your prayers as they prepare for their first
Christmas without their beloved son John. May they take
comfort from knowing that John touched so many lives and
as a result, we carry out our Random Acts of Kindness and
continue to Pay It Forward in his name.
physical therapy now, then
will move to an assisted
living community until she has
cousin, Joyce, fell off the stage
at her Church yesterday while
decorating a Christmas tree. She
is in Winter Haven Hospital in
Florida where she lives. She has
shattered her knee, leg and elbow
all on her left side. She will
have surgery around 5pm today. The
surgery will be extensive. Around 5
to 6 hours. She will have a long
recovery of 3 months or so. Please
keep her and her family in your
Tracey: As we approach the Thanksgiving holidays,
please keep in your prayers all those families who will be
missing loved ones at this time.
For my husband's
father, Allen, who recently had a cancerous mass
removed. Though they believe they got it all, they
want to do chemo but Allen has lost 24 pounds since surgery
and they won't do chemo unless he puts some weight on.
My husband's brother,
Gareth, who is diabetic and has been battling a foot
ulcer. They are contemplating amputation.
For my sister in law,
Gina, who is trying to care for both of them and work.
My husband's family lives in England and we are in the
A local pastor
committed suicide this past week. Please pray
for his wife, Lisa and young daughters, Christina and Betsy
as well as for the congregation of Trinity Lutheran Church
And finally, my
friend Deyse will be undergoing back surgery in a few
weeks. She has been in a lot of pain and is very
nervous about the surgery. Please pray God's peace
We would welcome your
prayers and thanks for the safe arrival of Tracey's Great
Nephew who came into the world at 5.27am this morning. As yet
unnamed, he is a brother to Evie Rose and first grandson for
my brother Ian. Congratulations to his mommy and daddy, Laura
and Jason. Please keep the family in your prayers.
Patrick is suffering from too much fluid around his lungs
and heart. Was admitted to the hospital over
Thanksgiving weekend due to pain in his chest. They
were able to draw off the fluid and relieve the pain but
that was just treating the symptoms. Please pray
that his kidney doctor can adjust his dialysis so that
this problem is eliminated in the future.
My husband is waiting for a kidney transplant. We have
had several surgeries this year several infections in
different port sites for his dialysis. Some congestive heart
failure due to the clinic not pulling enough fluid off him.
New port site put in getting ready to start home dialysis
again but only this time Hemo-Dialysis which they have
recently started to let patients do at home it tends to be
less stress on the body and do it 6 days a week instead of
just 3 days which means on weekends really have to watch
how much fluid he takes in and having a hard time controlling
his potassium level. Our youngest daughter was expecting but
about 3 1/2 weeks ago lost the baby but she and her husband
are doing well with this along with us. Believe it or not my
precious grandson turns 3 years old. Enjoy having the other
grandkids around. It is never a dull moment when they are all
Please pray for Shelby
and her family as she begins cancer treatment. She's the
daughter of one of my mom's co-workers. Thank you.
We at the Pay It Forward in Memory of
John Dye site pray that God's protection and love
surrounds those serving their country and defending
freedom. May they and their families know how much their
sacrifices are appreciated.
"He will cover you with his
feathers, and under his wings you will find refuge; his
faithfulness will be your shield and rampart." ~~Psalm
Update 3: Wanted to share some
great news from my friend Cathy. Recent scan shows no
signs of cancer, her blood work is normal and she
doesn’t have to see a doctor for three months !!! How
awesome is this ? Thank God and thank each of you for
all your prayers you have said for her. Love,
Update 2: Had her 4th chemo treatment for ovarian
cancer. CAT scan shows no cancer ! Thank you, Lord and
for everyone’s prayers, another big thank you.She has
more chemo to face but this is such a lift to her, her
family and friends. Please continue to remember her in
Update: Please pray for Cathy, a young wife,
mother. Help her know that the Lord is with her
and His power is awesome. Pray for her family and
friends. love, Priscilla
I have a friend who needs prayer. She is having unexpected
abdominal surgery Saturday am for a tumor on her
ovary---hopefully a cyst. No symptoms until sudden
abdominal pain a few days ago. She is a nurse I work with.
She is 43, I believe. Thank you so much. love, Priscilla
would like to request prayer for my daughter who is having
so many problems with anxiety and panic disorders. Pray that
the Lord will give her doctor the knowledge to find
the right medication to give her a better quality of life.
It breaks my heart to see my young, beautiful, gifted child
have to suffer like this. She has a good job, her own place
and many friends, but this illness adversely affects her
life so much. love to all, Priscilla
Update on Rebecca: The mammogram came back clean! Praise God!
I want to ask for prayers for a clean mammogram and for good
health. I am having my 5 year follow up from breast
I'm requesting a prayer for my cousin his name is: Daniel
De La Torre he's 17 years old and he needs prayers really
urgently I view him more as a brother rather than a
Could you please pray for him.
Elisa De La Torre
First off I pray that God will truly bless this site and
that many blessings will come from it.
I also want to request prayers for my best friend from
childhood who is struggling with stage 4 cancer. She is
fighting so hard and I pray she will find healing and peace.
From Cindy: Update:
PET scan shows Cindy's dad is in Full Remission
from the cancer! He will have one more chemo
treatment after Christmas and continue to be monitored
throughout the next year.
Pray that the chemo works for my dad and he is able to go
into remission for Mantle Cell Lymphoma. Cancer has
affected so many members of our family-my mom's and my
dad's side...we have several members in remission and
several in Heaven as a result of cancer. And, pray that I
keep my priorities straight through all of this.
I need prayer for the Lord to continue to give me the love
and strength I need to deal with close family members who
are in the throes of addictions and depression. Pray that
the Lord will continue to provide His love and strength.
He has been so good—He has given me this group and this
ministry and I am so thankful to His precious name. love,
Please pray for my grandmas. My dad's mom is
receiving treatment for cancer and my mom's mom is
recovering from knee surgery. Thank you. Update: My
grandma is now home following her knee
surgery. Her physical therapy is on-going
but we are so grateful she's back at her
place. Thank you all for the prayers!
I also pray that this site brings healing and hope to
all who knew and loved John. May we always
exemplify his spirit of giving and sharing the message
of God's love.
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