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  August 20, 2019

Family Members of New Life Church

  • Bill & Nancy Carter:  Having challenges with irregular heart beat, regulating blood pressure & knee pain; Nancy still experiencing some issues following her surgery & subsequent radiation treatments;   Please continue to pray for God's touch on their lives as well as their health issues
  • Cheryl Green:  Continued prayers requested for God's touch for complete healing of multiple blood clots, newly identified health issues & encouragement as she deals with the challenges
  • Gerry Hoben:  Asking for God's continued touch on her for health, strength & encouragement
  • Jo Johnson:   Recuperating following fall that resulted in broken right shoulder; prayer requested for God's touch, complete healing & encouragement for her & her sister Karen who is assisting in Jo's care
  • Kim Stanton:  Continued prayers for Kim as she searches for employment closer to their new home

Friends & Extended Family Members of New Life Church Family

  • Jack & Joann Bendy:  Prayer requested for friend - Linda - for encouragement & strength as she goes through treatment of rectal cancer & is also dealing with diabetic complications
  • Deborah Christenburg:  Please pray for physical & spiritual health of a neighbor who has cancer
  • Kathy Coleman:  Continued prayer requested for Kathy's father - now residing in a skilled nursing facility & receiving various forms of  therapy following a cardiac event a few months ago;  progression is long/slow.  Kathy asking for God's healing touch, wisdom for the medical team as well as the family as they assist in his care
  • John & Cheryl Green:  Prayer requested for God's touch & complete healing for missionary friend  Sara Tierney (England) on medical leave because of a broken arm that required extensive care;  also, their brother in law, Dave Garlock who has extensive health issues of an unknown origin
  • Reece & Gerry Hoben:  Goddaughter, Christina, diagnosed with stage-3 breast cancer.  Praise the Lord!  Chemo completed -- doctors' report is incredible response to treatment as cancer is nearly irradicated -- Now entering Phase II that will be surgery scheduled for 04/01 to remove the remaining tumor.  Thank you everyone for your prayers please continue your prayers to support Christina & family for comfort & healing along with God's comfort, mercy & peace for her husband & 3 young children
  • Dennis & Petey Law:  Nephew Ryan - Praise the Lord!   Ryan was able to raise his left arm by himself this past week!  He is back in the rehab hospital continuing treatment following a spinal cord injury -  is improving but still requires  24-hour care; please continue to pray for God's healing touch on this young man's life, for wisdom for the medical staff as well as all who are providing care for Ryan;  prayer requested for sustained strength, guidance & grace for his family as they support Ryan in his ongoing health challenges.  The family thanks everyone & asks that we keep praying
  • Jerilyn Mullis:  Please prayer for Jerilyn's daughter-in-law, Dawn Wintle, who has been diagnosed with breast cancer
  • Terry & Carole Maner: Friend Joel Haas is having a stent placed in his aorta on August 20th due to an aortic aneurism discovered recently. Please pray for successful surgery and recovery.
  • Cindy Nelson:  Please continue to prayer for her son, David who is reaching out to Christ for direction and help; he has located a home church; pray for strength as he makes life decision
  • Tom & Connie Sheie:  daughter Christine - continued encouragement, protection & God's guidance in life
  • Raleigh Putnam:   Please remember Raleigh's mother - Gwen as she transitions to a skilled nursing facility; prayers for adjustment, peace & contentment
  • Paul & Janet Perse:  Friends of NLC  requesting prayer for a close family member who needs the Lord
  • Mary Pritchard:  Director of SBIC Food Pantry & a friend of NLC - hip replacement surgery 07/08/19 - prayers requested for continued healing & a speedy recovery
  • Louise Robbins:  Please pray for God's touch, guidance for the medical staff providing care & healing for a friend who is hospitalized with extensive health issues
  • John & Pat Stark:  Pat's sister-in-law, Vicki, end-stage COPD & under Hospice care; friend, Tom -  prostate cancer & requesting prayers for a successful outcome; friend Ryan - healing from wounds of divorce; close friends who need God's love, protective covering & direction
  • Karen Tedor: Prayer requested for friend Palma who has a frontal temporal disorder
  • Sara Truesdale:  NLC office has received word that Sara has varying health challenges;  please pray for God's touch & encouragement on her life
  • Fred & Geri Weindelmayer:  Family & friends who need God's touch - Debbie to have sustaining peace as her husband Rick battles bladder cancer; Mary Ann - healing of fractures in her neck & back due to fall; Beth - who has spiritual needs; a friend - eating disorder; Geri's cousin Michael - salvation, restoration of marriage, healing of lung disease; their son, Fred & his family - continued safety as they travel to minister to several churches on the East Coast & for the Holy Spirit's guidance, grace & mercy; friend Linda - prayers for emotional healing
  • Law Enforcement Community: Continued prayers requested for peace & protection for all of the law enforcement community
  • Friend of NLC - Prayer requested for a neighbor dealing with chronic pain & depression; daughter-in-law's mental health


Ministries New Life Church Supports*

  • Brunswick Christian Recovery Center - Brunswick County - Prayers for God's continued blessing of this ministry
  • 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) – Daniel Edeh - Director of MOM Orphanages & Medical Center in Nigeria - prayer requested for God's complete healing of his body following car accident several months ago; financial support, the Lord's raising up of leaders to assist Daniel in the carrying out of his ministry; prayer requested for God's protection & covering over the MOM
  • Walt & Mirjiam De Moss - Please pray for the De Moss family as they prepare to return to Chiangmai, Thailand (mid-July).  Their needs include obtaining appropriate housing, adjusting to a new location, schooling for themselves & children & continuing their 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