Prayer at New Life Church

New Life Church is committed to being a praying church, utilizing various individual and group means for demonstrating our total dependency upon God for our every need and for the fulfillment of His purposes in us. The prayer guide below provides a list of needs and concerns for which people connected with New Life Church have requested prayer. If you have a prayer request for which you'd like to ask the New Life Church family to pray, please go to the contact new life church link and fill out and submit the form with your request. Please include any privacy instructions (i.e., "withhold name," "use last name initial only," etc.) in your submitted request.

Let us then with confidence draw near to the throne of grace, 

that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need"

Hebrews 4;16

New Life Church Prayer guide

updated  December 5,  2019

Family Members of New Life Church

  • Bill & Nancy Carter:  Nancy continues to  experience challenges with her back & Bill is preparing to have knee surgery sometime after the first of the year.   Please continue to pray for God's touch on their lives as well as their health issues
  • Cheryl Green:  Prayer requested for successful outcome & healing of cataract surgery on both eyes.  Thank you to everyone who has prayed for her
  • Gerry Hoben:  Asking for God's continued touch on her for health, strength & encouragement
  • Joanne Howard:  Did well with hip replacement surgery & is experiencing a good recovery; thank you to everyone who covered her in prayer -- she is most appreciative of your support
  • Raleigh Putnam Family:  Please continue to pray for the Putnam family as they mourn the passing of Raleigh's mother - Gwen - and adjust to life without her.  Prayers requested for all of the Putnam family as well
  • Bill Sprinkle - Prayer requested for continual healing for Bill who is recovering from knee replacement surgery
  • Sue Watts - Please prayer for strength & improvement of COPD especially so that she can return to church
  • Gerri Weindelmayer:   Gerri fell last week & broke her wrist - has had surgery; prayer requested for God's touch & complete healing of this fracture; prayer also requested for Fred as he assists her during her recovery

Friends & Extended Family Members of New Life Church Family

  • Tamara Bodros:   Husband, Allen, undergoing testing for prostate cancer; requesting prayer for God's covering while facing this health challenge
  • Deborah Christenburg:  Please continue to pray for physical & spiritual health of a neighbor who has cancer
  • Mary Conover:  God's covering over our son John's family (wife Kristin & son - Nicholas); Nicholas will be delivered this week; & be born a "preemie" with some physical issues; prayers for a safe delivery & God's watchcare over them
  • Amy Davis: Amy's cousin - Carol M - diagnosis of cancer in lymph nodes in chest -- preparing for additional treatments of  chemo & radiation
  • Janet Dunkelberger:  Prayer requested for Janet's sister - Karen improving following knee surgery & needs support; Karen's husband Gary  diagnosed with lymphoma - to begin chemo treatment Monday after Thanksgiving (12/02/19) - asking for prayers of healing
  • Janet & Charlie Guido:  Continued prayer requested for grandson - Paulie - experiencing health challenges, daughter-in-law JeanAnn  - health challenges of an unknown nature - prayer requested for her medical team to discern the root cause & treat effectively
  • Carol Graham:  Prayer requested for new grandson - Bennett - born at 37 weeks and experiencing some difficulties; requesting God's touch on this new life He has given
  • Reece & Gerry Hoben:  Goddaughter, Christina, relays her "thanks" for all prayers offered on her behalf for the stage 3 breast cancer; continued prayer requested as she enters the next round of chemo treatment expected to last 3-4 months, wisdom for the medical team involved in her care, as well as support for her & God's comfort, healing & mercy for her husband & 3 young children
  • Jo Johnson:  Continued prayers for comfort, strength & peace for Jo & all of the family as they continue to mourn the passing of her grandson Luke
  • Jo Johnson & Karen Pierce:  Prayers requested for their sister - Nancy- who experienced a fall this week resulting in major injuries; Nancy is recuperating at home - will need continual extensive care / rehab
  • Dennis & Petey Law:  "Praise the Lord!"  Ryan & his family experienced a very "thankful moment" this past Thanksgiving as he was able to feed himself for the first time since his spinal cord injury over a year ago!  Ongoing prayer is still requested as Ryan requires 24-hour care.  Please continue to pray for God's healing touch on Ryan's life, for wisdom for the medical staff who care for him;  please also pray for sustained strength, guidance & grace for all of the spoken/unspoken requests & needs of the entire family
  • Ray & MaryLee McDowell:   Granddaughter - Lori - diagnosed with non-Hodgkins lymphoma following recent biopsy; prayer requested for God's guidance during ongoing testing & guidance as the medical team layout appropriate treatment plan; prayer also requested for Lori for God's touch for emotional support/strength during all of this process
  • Putnam Family:  Charlotte's mother - Geneva Booth - fell in her room on Sunday resulting in a trip to the ER & several stitches; as of Monday Geneva is back at Universal Healthcare & doing well.  Please pray for her recovery with no residual side effects
  • Louise Robbins:  Please  for God's touch, guidance for the medical staff providing care & healing for a friend who is hospitalized with extensive health issues
  • Lynn Sawyer:  Prayers for God's touch & healing for Lynn's father - Anthony Muskus - who has a broken hip
  • Tom & Connie Sheie:  Prayer requested for close friend (81 y/o) who fell this past week & broke her hip & wrist; has had surgery & is healing
  • John & Pat Stark:  Family of Pat's sister-in-law who recently passed away - especially Vicki's son; Pat's brother-in-law Dennis recovering from arm surgery & recently diagnosed with congestive heart failure
  • Karen Tedor: Prayer requested for friend Palma who has a frontal temporal disorder
  • Fred & Geri Weindelmayer:  Son, Fred & his family - continued safety as they travel to minister on the East Coast & for the Holy Spirit's guidance, grace & mercy; granddaughter - Akea - struggling with learning disabilities - pray that God enables her to succeed in advanced placement & honors classes;  family & friends who need God's touch especially cousin Stanley - prayers for dissolution of blood clot in heart; salvation for Barnabas, Martha & Mary; friend Charlie who has heart issues - prayers for healing of congestive heart failure
  • Law Enforcement Community: Continued prayers requested for peace & protection for all of the law enforcement community nationwide


Ministries New Life Church Supports*

  • Brunswick Christian Recovery Center - Brunswick County - Prayers for God's continued blessing of this ministry
  • Beach House Recovery - Calabash - Prayers for the recovery process for the guys involved in this program.
  • Dr. J – SE Asia - Continued prayers for success in the area that she serves
  • John Appiah – Ghana
  • Judy Bokelman – Wycliffe Bible Translators - pray for the work of Bible translation across Africa; pray that God would call more people everywhere to become translators
  • Ministry of Mercy (Partners in Joy) – Prayer requested for God's protection & covering over MOM, prayer requested for new orphan at the center & the families that lost mothers resulting in increase of orphan population; prayer requested for organization-wide supplies; prayers for God to send extra help to the Ministry as it continues to grow
  • Walt & Mirjiam De Moss - The DeMoss family rented & moved into a house early September & have purchased a vehicle.  The Modular School Group (MSG) in Chiangmai began 09/09 & the one in Laos began its 2nd year.  Please remember the family as they move forward in their new location; special prayer requested for children, especially Micah as he begins school in a new place, for Walt's language school & the MSG schools for this year as well as the ongoing mission responsibilities.  They are seeking  God's guidance & protection in all of this
  • SBIC Food Pantry - Brunswick County;  participating recipients who receive food (names unspoken) & who are in need of prayer & God's touch
  • Two Burning Candles: Kenya (Ken & Patty Carter) - Prayers requested for their ongoing work and the funding of the Children's Rescue Center; prayer also requested for "next steps" & guidance in carrying out God's will in this ministry

*Go to the ministries we support link for more information about these ministries