Holding in the Light

During Meeting for Worship, many share joys about changes in their lives, new opportunities, new jobs, new ministries, unexpected blessings; others share concerns.  You may wish to carry these joys and concerns in your heart and remember them in your prayers.

Thanks for a successful completion of Mila Rose’s surgery, in spite of an emergency second operation to repair a nicked artery during the first.

A clear CT scan after treatment for cancer.

Thanks for those of Don and Lorna’s “children” who are doing well at Hutton Settlement and prayers for those failing to prosper.

The adjustment process for Remington, a new family member (canine) for Bill and Pam.

Charlene and family grieving the loss of her father.

The Bendixen family grieving the loss of brother Cliff.

Diana hospitalized for unexpected heart problems.

Jasmine and others dealing with suicide of a family member.

Seventeen-year-old Dominic in jail for murder.

Amber beginning treatment for breast cancer in Arizona.

A planned cruise that had to be cancelled because of a leukemia diagnosis.

World Relief as it searches for temporary housing and furnishing for incoming immigrants.

Hope that our country may begin to address the systematic racism of our economic and criminal justice systems. 

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot overcome hate; only love can do that.” — Martin Luther King, Jr.