Prayer Request

A reader writes: I have a disability and some associated health problems that leave me vulnerable to a particular type of infection. I have been hampered for several weeks now (yes, weeks) by a stubborn and persistent infection that leaves me feeling distinctly yucky and sub-par most of the time. I have been through almost three rounds [Read More...]

Prayer Request and Praise Report

Reader Joseph Moore writes: A year ago this Saturday, our son Andrew was struck and killed by a car in Indiana while on the Crossroads Pro-Life walk. You kindly posted a prayer request then. This past weekend, my family flew out to Indianapolis for a memorial Mass put together by Crossroads, who had gathered together [Read More...]

Your Chance to Do a Vital Work of Mercy for a Poor Family with a New Baby Whose Mom has Breast Cancer

Jodi Sorenson’s family and friends are uniting to raise money to help with her battle against breast cancer. Please show your support! Jodi’s was diagnosed with stage IIA breast cancer in April. She is currently undergoing 6 months of chemo and will have surgery this fall. She and Adam welcomed their son, Sven in May. [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: The father of a dear friend was diagnosed with a brain tumor last week. He is having the surgery to remove it today. The cause is unknown, and there are still many questions. The doctors are optimistic, but even with a perfect surgery, it will be a long recovery. It would mean [Read More...]

Update on Thomas Peters

UPDATE from Dr. Ed Peters: “Okay, I am sorry, but here’s some news. Thomas Peters was seriously hurt in a swimming accident Tuesday evening. He fractured his 5th cervical vert. and is at Univ. Maryland Medical Center (Baltimore). Natalie Zmuda Peters is there, and the moms Angela & Becky Z flew out a couple hours [Read More...]

Two Urgent Prayer Requests

Thomas Peters, of, was in a swimming accident and has broken his neck.  He is awake and stable but I don’t know anything else. Father, hear our prayer for Tom that he be completely healed in body, soul, and spirit.  Give grace, understanding, knowledge, skill, wisdom, and compassion to his caregivers.  Supply his family’s [Read More...]

Prayer request and praise report

A reader writes: To follow-up on my prayer request from last week on 2 year-old Luke.  Good news: the brain tumor is benign!  However, because of it’s size, he had surgery today to insert a shunt and the doctors are going to use Chemotherapy to attempt to shrink the tumor.  So, once again, please keep [Read More...]

Prayer Request

A reader writes: A friend’s cancer has returned. The previous treatment some years ago badly damaged his heart, requiring a pacemaker. This round could cost him a leg. Father, hear our prayer that your servant be spared grief on grief. Heal him through your Son Jesus Christ. Give skill, wisdom, compassion, knowledge, understanding and above [Read More...]

Prayer Requests

A reader writes: May I ask for prayers for all the victims of this tragedy, their families and everybody else involved, but particularly for that young man being haunted by the question “Why me” after escaping two life-threatening incidents in the last 3 months but finding himself unable to do anything to help save his [Read More...]

Urgent Prayers Needed

For a reader struggling with profound depression who has experienced a setback in her treatment and feels very betrayed. Also for her family and all who love her as they seek to support her and remind her of the love of God for her. Father, hear our prayer for your daughter and continue to remind [Read More...]