PRAYER REQUESTS: JUNE 19, 2018

These are prayer requests from inside members of Celebration Fellowship CRC. Please pray for the following requests:

1.      That God will bless my family and friends; for the continued growth of the CF CRC ministry; that the Calvin College program will grow and stay strong; for all the new members of CF CRC congregation; for blessings for all our outside members and pastor.

2.      That my daughter will get in touch with me.

3.      That God will grant me my writ of habeas corpus appeal in the court system.

4.      That I will stay in Gods word daily and never forget to pray and ask for forgiveness.

5.      For Jesus to continue to teach me, strengthen me and love me, no matter what; for those in prison to completely trust the Lord; for financial help in paying for my lawyer.

6.      For those in need and all those who can help the needy.

7.      For my friend as he gets moved to a new facility; for his family as they grieve the loss of a long-time family pet.

8.      That the Holy Spirit will release everyone from sin and help bring them into salvation.

9.      That my bunkie will have a positive meeting with the parole board and that he will receive his parole and be allowed to return home to be with his kids.

10.  That God will open my heart and allow me to receive gratitude; that my brother will stop using profanity and that he will stay focused and be more positive.

11.  That Gods love will grow stronger in my heart; that I will be directed in ways to spread Gods good news.

12.  For the Lord to increase my knowledge and understanding of his word; that I will be lead in the right steps, to the right doors, so that I may finally find success in the world.

13.  That God will my grandma of her cancer; that my brother will be kept safe; that I would be blessed and shown mercy and receive my parole.

14.  That God would help me with my struggles and keep me filled with strength, wisdom, joy, and the ability to stay on track; for my family to have contact with me and visit; that I will be shown the way when I am released where I will find peace and happiness in life.

15.  That God will help heal my past wounds and help those who hate me to forgive me somehow; that God will bless all my loved ones.

16.  That doors will be opened for me; that others will finally knock so that doors can be opened for them as well.

17.  That I will pray every night before going to sleep and every morning when I wake up; that my family and friends will be blessed and protected.

18.  That God will bless America, bring our nation together and give our president wisdom and knowledge to lead us into the future.

19.  For all of those who went home this week to stay in the word and follow Gods lead.

20.  That my wife, kids, and brother will all be kept safe from harm and evil; that I can be a blessing to others and not expect anything in return.

21.  That God will grant me patience and peace and increase my faith and trust in him; that I will be granted relief from the Court of Appeals and favor in my resentencing.

22.  That God will allow me to receive special attention from the medical staff for my health problems; that God will use my three 11-year old sons for a life of service as Christians; that God would send faithful people to be in their lives; that his girlfriend would accept Jesus as her lord and savior.

23.  That my family will finally receive hope in the Lord.

24.  For grace and mercy to be laid upon my mom and that she will be able to buy a house that she is looking at; that my step dad will have safe travels for work; that I will have a good parole hearing in August; that my friend will be given strength.

25.  That my friend will find peace and mercy in her last days as she is losing her battle with cancer.

26.  For God to remove the hate from my children’s hearts for being an absent, selfish, drug addicted dad; that God will lead me in my journey as I am seeking forgiveness for all of those that I have wronged and hurt.

27.  That my family will finally forgive me for my past actions.

28.  For all the trials and challenges that God has put me through to help make me a better man and Christian.

29.  That God will bless my bunkie with a new job as he has no outside financial help.

30.  PRAISE REPORT: I thank God for keeping my family safe and together during some difficult times.

31.  PRAISE REPORT: Thank you God for the great visit I had with my wife. I was so good to see her and to know that I am making changes in her. Thank you for watching over my family and friends while I am away from them. I look forward to growing and becoming a better man and returning home and starting my own family.

Please take a few minutes to pray over each of these prayer requests. Our inside members truly appreciate your prayers, love, and support. God Bless……

JSH

 

PRAYER REQUESTS: JUNE 12, 2018

These are prayer requests from inside members of Celebration Fellowship CRC. Please pray for the following requests:

1.    That I will find favor in the parole board when I see them next month; that God will send workers out into the world to spread the word; that I will have good health.

2.    For all the brothers and sisters in CF CRC; that I will find forgiveness.

3.    That God will use me for his own good and the good of the world; that I will receive relief from the courts.

4.    That I will be better in praying daily; that my heel and foot will be healed; for God to keep my marriage strong.

5.    That God will watch over my family and friends; for my mom and brother to receive healing from their health problems.

6.    That God will keep my family and friends at my side through this tough time; that I will continue my walk with Christ.

7.    For God to guide me daily; that my family and I will be blessed and protected; that I will always give glory and honor to God.

8.    That my uncle will receive strength as he goes through a difficult time in his life.

9.    That my grandmother will be healed; that my family will be blessed; for special blessings on my daughter and her family.

10. That my family and friends will finally accept Jesus as their Lord and savior.

11. For the Lord to heal my mouth after having 2 teeth pulled; that I will use my free time to grow my faith.

12. For healing of my ex-father in law who had a heart attack; for all the problems that my ex-wife in dealing with; for blessings on my family and friends.

13. That my grandma will have a successful heart surgery.

14. That I will regain contact with my dad’s side of the family.

15. For God to show me mercy over my legal situation.

16. For protection over my family and friends.

17. For unity at IBC; for those in Christ to be strengthened and renewed in mind; for diligence in my studies; that I will develop my spiritual gifts and minister to all;  for all those I led astray before I knew God; for my family to come to a saving relationship with God; to overcome all things in my life that would hinder my spiritual life; for wisdom and endurance to fight my case in the court system; that my bunkie will come to know God.

18. That I will be blessed with a new job; for God to bring peace into my life; that I will find freedom on the outside and go home to my loved ones.

19. That I will be allowed to go to boot camp; for mercy and grace for all the brothers who were recently baptized; that God will protect our pastor and all the new members of Christian churches around the world.

20. That I will receive mercy in my bond hearing; for Gods forgiveness and blessings; that I will find strength in my walk with God.

21. For God to unlock the doors in my life; to be reunited with my family; that I will use what I have learned in prison to be a better citizen in the community when I am released.

22. For healing of my victim’s family in the loss of their loved one.

23. For healing and comfort for my friend who recently lost her mom; that my friend will receive healing for his health problems.

24. That I will be able to see my kids while I’m on the inside; that my oldest daughter will be healed.

25. For blessings on all my Christian brothers being released this week.

26. That I will be able to get into my MSOP class so that I will be able to get my parole.

27. That God will help my friend live and not just exist.

28. PRAISE REPORT: Thank you God for the great visit I had with my mom. I hadn’t seen her in 2-years. I was so good to see her and to know that you are making changes in her. Thank you for watching over my wife, family, and friends while I am away from them. I look forward to growing and becoming a better man and returning home and starting my own family.

29. PRAISE REPORT: Thank you for delivering me and helping me overcome my daily problems.

Please take a few minutes to pray over each of these prayer requests. Our inside members truly appreciate your prayers, love, and support. God Bless……

JSH

PRAYER REQUESTS: JUNE 05, 2018

These are prayer requests from inside members of Celebration Fellowship CRC. Please pray for the following requests:

1.    For a miracle to cure my bunkie’s 6-year old nephew who has terminal brain cancer; for comfort and peace for their family.

2.    That I will set aside my earthly ways and spend more time in God’s word.

3.    That the evidence I need can be recovered and used in my appeal.

4.    For strength to turn away from distractions and focus my attention on studying God’s word.

5.    That God will keep my family safe; that I will find peace and love in God; that I will be built into a better man.

6.    For all of those who are in prison and feel they won’t make it; for all the brothers at IBC to live in peace; that the Lord continues to dwell in me; for protection over me and my family.

7.    Bless me and my family; grant me a strong relationship with Jesus; that the men on the inside will open their eyes and accept Christ into their lives.

8.    For all the victims and their families of the Toronto bombing and the Oklahoma shooting.

9.    That God will heal all my broken relationships; that he will open doors for me to make a better life for myself and those around me.

10. That my ex-wife and kids will be happy and blessed.

11. That I will find mercy and blessings when I see the parole board.

12. That I will be strong on my faith and following Christ; for healing of my mom’s health problems; that my mom will find financial help.

13. For my family’s safety; that I would find mercy and receive an early release.

14. That I will continue to make progress in my case; that I will be reunited with my daughter; for protection and blessings on my family.

15. That God will watch over my son and my family.

16. For all those who don’t know God as their savior; for lost souls to find the light of Christ and accept Jesus as their Lord and savior.

17. That I will be filled with the holy spirit and that my faith will grow and become stronger; that God will heal my relationships with my wife and daughter; for my appeals lawyer to find wisdom and courage to fight my case and that the judge will show me mercy so that I can return home.

18. That I will open my heart and mind to hear God’s voice and learn his word; that my family accept me when I am released from prison; that my mom’s bowel issues will be healed.

19. That my family accept Jesus into their lives; for god to find mercy and forgiveness in my appeals case that is being heard in Detroit.

20. That I will continue to find strength in the Lord; that I will continue to listen to and learn God’s word so that I can teach others; For my uncle Tom to receive healing; for all the victims of the shooting and the bombing.

21. For God to strengthen the CF CRC pastor and all our outside volunteers; for community and outside churches to see the amazing things happening on the inside.

22. That my grandma will receive healing for her cancer; that my mom will be able to get the house she is trying to buy so that I have a place to parole to.

23. That God will intervene and do wonders with me and my fiancée who is doing some crazy and bizarre things right now; help her to find her way and come back into the relationship and fully commit.

24. For my mom, aunt, and brother to be protected and blessed.

25.  For healing and safety for my family.

26. That I come to be with the Lord so that I will be able to bring others into the faith; that my fiancée and I will be allowed to get married; that I will stay away from temptation and evil.

27. For all the broken-hearted brothers and sisters around the world who are struggling and lost.

28. That my friend will come back to Christ as he goes through a life crisis; for all those that are hurting and angry.

29. That my grandpa will find strength and healing as he continues to struggle with the loss of my grandma; for my family to have peace as they grieve; for my mom to find a new puppy as she deals with the loss of dog.

30. For all the prayers of those around the world to be answered; for all those who are searching for God to find the way to him.

31. That God will soften the hearts of the parole board and reverse their decision and that I will be able to go home by the end of the year.

Please take a few minutes to pray over each of these prayer requests. Our inside members truly appreciate your prayers, love, and support. God Bless……

JSH

PRAYER REQUESTS: MAY 22, 2018

These are prayer requests from inside members of Celebration Fellowship CRC. Please pray for the following requests:

1.      For the safety of my family; for blessing to be shown to my friends and those who hate and despise me.

2.      For all of us to ask for forgiveness for our sins.

3.      That my dad and step mom would start writing to me and visiting me.

4.      For blessings, joy, strength, and peace for my family; that they would communicate with me; for all those who have lost loved ones to find peace and healing; for our president and nation and all those who are struggling.

5.      That I will stay humble and kind in these hard and evil times we are facing.

6.      That I will be able to finish my MSOP class and be allowed to go home in 6-months.

7.      That all the men in this congregation will receive God’s grace, mercy, love, and relief of being free, even on the inside.

8.      For God to stay front and center in my life and in my family’s life; that I will stay strong in the word; for mercy and blessings that I will receive my parole.

9.      That I am still good and following God’s ways; that my wife and I are still in a strong and healthy relationship; for all the understanding that my mom has shown to me; for all the time I have spent on the inside and for God working in my life to make me a better person so that I can go out and do his will.

10.  PRAISE REPORT: Thank you Lord for bringing me into your word and that I have finally dedicated myself to you as a Christian.

Please take a few minutes to pray over each of these prayer requests. Our inside members truly appreciate your prayers, love, and support. God Bless……

JSH

PRAYER REQUESTS: MAY 15, 2018

These are prayer requests from inside members of Celebration Fellowship CRC. Please pray for the following requests:

1.      For God to give me the desire and words to write the parole board.

2.      That my friend will be given wisdom and peace in deciding about putting her mother in a nursing home.

3.      For God to place godly people in my 11-year old twin boys lives; that their mom will find her way back to the Lord; for unspoken prayer requests.

4.      For my legal battles and for my lawyer to find wisdom.

5.      For peace and happiness for my sister; that my dad will be healed.

6.      For my brother Terry to find himself as he has slide back into drugs and is facing parole violations.

7.      That all mother’s will receive God’s love and blessings.

8.      That I will be allowed to go home soon.

9.      For the body of Christ to have us all doing the will of the Lord.

10.  That Harry’s family will receive financial help soon so that there needs can be met.

11.  That we will all start to love one another.

12.  For blessings on my daughter and family.

13.  For my brother and all those who don’t have anyone praying for them.

14.  That my mom, family, and friends will be safe everywhere they go; for my wife to be safe on her job; that she will be able to pay all her bills on time.

15.  For my bunkie’s sister to be healed from her brain cancer; for strength and peace for her family as they are going through a tough time with her health issues.

16.  For my walk with God.

17.   That God will help me to teach others about his word; for love and forgiveness of all our sins, both spoken and unspoken.

18.  For all the families of the men on the inside; that God will move our hearts to forgive.

19.  That the needs of the families will be met and exceeded.

20.  For wisdom and knowledge for all the men and women on the inside; for safety of all the volunteers and staff at all the facilities.
That God will heal me.

21.  That BC will find strength to become what God has planned for him; that my grandmother and family will be blessed with financial help.

22.  For God to open my bunkie’s eyes and for him to accept God into his life; that he will get out of his own way and let God plan his future.

23.  That I will receive good news regarding my pending lawsuit.

24.  That I will remember all the offerings that God has blessed me with.

25.  For all the men that have seen or will be seeing the parole board to receive a quick and favorable answer.

26.  PRAISE REPORT: My mom had successful surgery on her spine and she is making a very speedy recovery.

Please take a few minutes to pray over each of these prayer requests. Our inside members truly appreciate your prayers, love, and support. God Bless……

JSH

PRAYER REQUESTS: MAY 08, 2018

These are prayer requests from inside members of Celebration Fellowship CRC. Please pray for the following requests:

1.      That I will find the desire to give of myself to and for others.

2.      For protection and health of all the families of the men on the inside.

3.      That I will receive contact from an outside church about their halfway housing assistance.

4.      That my sister will be healed from her illness.

5.      That my oral arguments will be heard and that I will be able to be re-sentenced.

6.      For my brother to find God’s love and accept him into his life.

7.      For my family to be safe; for the blessing of finishing another semester of schooling.

8.      That I will receive favor from the parole board and that I will be given a parole.

9.      For God to put Godly people into my families and children’s lives.

10.  For all of those who are sick and need healing; that God will protect us all from the evils of the world.

11.  That my new placement will come through.

12.  That my brother will come through his surgery well; for all those who are battling cancer.

13.  For all the volunteers that come in to assist us and spend time with us in prayer and the Lord’s word.

14.  For all the men that have received paroles and are headed home.

15.  That those in my life will begin advocating and campaigning for my release.

16.  That God will protect all the Christians around the world.

17.  For a manifestation of the Holy Spirit in our services.

18.  That the favor of God will come to MTU.

19.  That my friend’s hands and feet will be healed.

Please take a few minutes to pray over each of these prayer requests. Our inside members truly appreciate your prayers, love, and support. God Bless……

JSH

PRAYER REQUESTS: MAY , 01, 2018

These are prayer requests from inside members of Celebration Fellowship CRC. Please pray for the following requests:

1.      That God will watch over my mom and my brother.

2.      For the Lord to bless Ronald and that everything will go well for him.

3.      For all those searching for peace and happiness.

4.      That I will be able to find housing, a home church and get my social security approved; that I will be a blessing to those around me.

5.      That God will bless my kids mom financially; that she will find it in her heart to bring my children to visit me.

6.      That my niece will have a speedy and full recovery from her ankle surgery; that my sister and her husband will stay in the word and grow their faith.

7.      For strength and wisdom; to be able to get into my group soon; that the Lord will keep my family safe from our enemies; that my family, friends, and all Christians will have love, peace, and joy ion their lives.

8.      That I will be able to let all the little things go so that I can get through my time on the inside; that my family and friends will be able to get through the tough times; that all of those around us will bring good into our lives.

9.      That you will help my wife get back to the right place in her life; that the Lord will be the blood breaking thing in my life.

10.  That my son and daughter-n-law will find peace and healing in their marriage; that they will grow closer to God and allow him to heal the scars in their lives.

11.  For my grandma who is in the hospital; for AJ’s parole hearing; that my shoulder and hand pain will be healed; that Mike’s family will get through their family issues.

12.  That my aunt Sandy will find peace and comfort in her last few days.

13.  That God will bring peace to the world and all those that live here.

14.  For blessings on my aunt and mom.

15.  That I will get a visit soon; that I will receive my parole decision soon.

16.  For God to watch over my children, family, and friends; that all out=r enemies will be held away from us by the Holy Spirit.

17.  That my dad will come to see me soon, or at least write to me.

18.  For continued growth and strength of our church at IBC.

19.  For joy, strength, and happiness; to hear and have contact with my family; that my lawyer will get the information to me that I need; for all of those who have lost a loved on recently.

20.  For Bob to receive strength and zeal to continue his study of the word.

21.  PRAYER REQUESTS: Thank you for all your blessings and continue to prosper me so that I can continue to bless others.

22.  PRAYER REQUESTS: Thank you for my wife and all that she has brought into my life. For all the help that you have brought me on the inside to be able to deal with a different life outside normal society.

Please take a few minutes to pray over each of these prayer requests. Our inside members truly appreciate your prayers, love, and support. God Bless……

JSH

PRAYER REQUESTS: APRIL 24, 2018

These are prayer requests from inside members of Celebration Fellowship CRC. Please pray for the following requests:

1.    For my wife to come together with me and grow towards God; for the Holy Spirit to continue to transform me to the likeness of Christ; for the Church to come together in unity and continue to see Gods mighty works here and now, as well as outside these walls.

2.    For my wife Liz that she gets a job and comes close to the Lord; that the guys here at IBC keep the faith.

3.    That the brothers inside will may learn to rest in God’s peace; may they cast all their cares, worries, fears and anxieties on him and his son.

4.    For all non-believers will repent and bow down before the Lord.

5.    For success in my upcoming heart surgery.

6.    That I will hear from my family soon; for their health and safety; that my dad’s health will improve; that the Lord will bring about world peace.

7.    That the Lord will make me more of a servant.

8.    For God to reconcile the men inside these prisons with their family and friends.

9.    For God to help me with my strongholds. I’m an old man and I’m trying to lose my bitterness, stubbornness, argumentative nature, and anxiety. I see these things in my walk and they need to go. I’m asking God to release me from these defects of character and soften my heart.

10. That my brother and mom will continue to recover from recent illnesses.

11. For my dad to receive comfort and peace in the recent loss of his wife. He is dealing with some severe loneness.

12. That the Lord will help my brother as he is struggling emotionally and with alcohol right now.

13. That all my lost brother will open their eyes and start attending a Christian worship service.

14. That my brother and aunt will receive God’s blessings; for growth in the Christian church.

15. For all of those who are struggling with addictions; that doors will be opened for the guys on the inside.

16. Help us to be the people that you have planned us to be;

17. PRAYER REQUESTS: God has taken care of a situation that the evil tried to use against me.

Please take a few minutes to pray over each of these prayer requests. Our inside members truly appreciate your prayers, love, and support. God Bless……

JSH

PRAYER REQUESTS: March 27, 2018

These are prayer requests from inside members of Celebration Fellowship CRC. Please pray for the following requests:

1.      For God to let me know what to pray for; for peace and happiness in my life.

2.      That I will hear from my family; for joy, happiness, and health for my dad; for all the families that have lost loved ones.

3.      That I will be able to find rest and safety on the inside.

4.      That God will bless this facility and all its staff.

5.      That I will stop getting denied my parole and be able to stat my life on the outside.

6.      That the men inside would be filled with the spirit.

7.      That my relationship would be restored with my fiancé; for God to use me and for strength in this walk on earth.

8.      For peace in the world.

9.      That God will bless the USA; that our government leaders will make godly decisions and look out for the people in America and around the world.

10.  That we will all lift our hearts up to God and follow his word; that we will all be good teachers of God’s word.

11.  That my family will have safe travel; that God will bring healing to my grandma who has cancer.

12.  For all non-believers to repent and ask for forgiveness.

13.  That my brother Jim’s kidney surgery will go well, and he will recover quickly.

Please take a few minutes to pray over each of these prayer requests. Our inside members truly appreciate your prayers, love, and support. God Bless……

JSH

PRAISE REQUESTS: March 20, 2018

These are prayer requests from inside members of Celebration Fellowship CRC. Please pray for the following requests:

1.      For all those that are lost of have fallen away from God; that the Lord will stop all the bullying and extortion on the inside; for those on the outside to see the amazing world that they live in and to treat everyone with respect.

2.      That I will hear from my family and know that my dad’s medical problems are better; for strength, joy, happiness, and forgiveness in the world.

3.      For all the families that have lost loved ones.

4.      For my eyes to only look at the good things in the world; that my family will be together in two weeks for the first time in a long time; that I won’t be stressed out at work.

5.      That God will help me in group; that the Lord will watch over and bless Darius’s marriage; that his wife will come and visit him.

6.      That Eric will find peace and acceptance after finding out his parole was denied. That Tim will be in his right mind as his anxiety meds have been changed.

7.      That Ricky will be able to stay focused on the Lord after he is released next week; for God to bless him and surround him with people who love him and support him as he returns to the outside world.

8.      That God will come and save me from evil thoughts and all the sinners around me.

9.      That God will go before me and keep me surrounded and embraced within his loving arms.

10.  For my family to be in good health; that all the men at IBC will find God and follow his word.

11.  For brother Dewitt’s sister who has stage 3 cancer.

12.  That I will adjust to being on the inside; that God will watch over my family and children while I am away from them.

13.  For peace and security at IBC.

14.  That my son will be protected and cared for while he is in the custody of CPS; that I will learn to be the father I need to be.

15.  That all my fellow brothers would continually pray for one another and grow in the word.

16.  That the Lord will be with D-Hunt and John.

17.  That God will heal my body so that I don’t die on the inside.

18.  PRAISE REPORT: Thank you God for calling me home again and not giving up on me. That I finally received my parole and having the confidence that God will provide everything I need when I am released.

Please take a few minutes to pray over each of these prayer requests. Our inside members truly appreciate your prayers, love, and support. God Bless……

JSH