Pray for Red Bivens 06/27/21

Red, who is Pam Bivens’ husband, has pneumonia, with breathing and heart issues.  He was moved from surgical ICU to a room at Blount Memorial Hospital, but doctors say it will be several days before he gets to go home.  Please pray for his improvement, and for Pam as well.

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06/27/21 Updates

1.  Carolyn Orr is doing better and may be going home today.  Continue to pray for her improvement, and pray for David as well.
2.Jami Blanchard’s brother-in-law (sister Tina’s husband) continues to be very sick.  He is scheduled to have exploratory surgery tomorrow.  Please pray for him,  and for skill and wisdom for all involved in his care.  Pray also for his family.
3.  Alvin Baldwin’s father is home from the hospital but continues to not feel well.  Continue to pray for him.
4.  Dale Abernathy has an appointment on July 14 at Vanderbilt to see a doctor regarding the surgical procedure needed for his cancer.  The surgeon at UT Hospital could not do the surgery.  Please pray for Dale and his family as they wait, and for wisdom for the physician as they review his case.
5.  Lora Dillard had a procedure to check the status of her bladder cancer this past week and a new spot was found.  The doctor feels it is small and low grade and said there was no regrowth of the previous lesions.  She will have a procedure to remove the new lesion on Thursday, July 1st and will have more treatments following the procedure.  Please continue to pray for Lora and Davon. 

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Prayer Request From James Sturgill

Mrs. Casto, the mother of a friend of James’s, is scheduled to have surgery for an aneurysm on her aorta on Monday, June 28th.  Please pray that everything will go perfectly and she will have a complete recovery.

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Urgent Prayer Request for Jami Blanchard’s Family

Jami Blanchard’s sister, Tina, lives in North Carolina. Tina’s husband has been admitted to the hospital with blood loss and a very low blood pressure. He is heavily sedated and they are giving him blood. A CT scan showed multiple lesions and doctors say the prognosis isn’t good. Please pray urgently for him, and for the family.

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More Updates

1.  Jami Blanchard’s sister, Linda, is home following her surgery and has Home Health Care.  She continues to have operative pain, but is doing ok.
2.  Kayla Tilley is still not responding to treatment for her leukemia and has been moved to ICU at UT Hospital. 
Please lift up these individuals and their families to the Father.

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06/22/21 Updates

1.  Carolyn Orr is better and was able to sit in a chair this morning.  Plans are to move her from ICU today if a room is available.  David saw his cardiologist this morning and he is doing fairly well.  He is being referred to a kidney specialist for an evaluation.
2.  Bret Shaw is doing well at home.  He goes back for x-rays next week to make sure everything is healing properly.
3.  Tera Stinnett remains at Vanderbilt Hospital and will be there until a space opens up at Patricia Neal Rehab.  Jackie Stinnett is taking it day by day.
4.  Shirley Hall is home but still requires oxygen and a walker.  Pray for her daughter, Lynda, who is helping with Shirley’s care, as well as caring for David.
5.  Johnny Baldwin had been discharged home but had to be re-admitted yesterday due to a urinary tract infection.  He is doing better today.
6.  Bible School got off to a great start yesterday with 141 children, plus adults.
Please continue to keep all of these in your prayers each day.
 

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Pray for Carolyn Orr

Carolyn had to be rushed to the hospital around 3 AM this morning and was admitted to ICU at UT Hospital.  Please pray for her healing and for wisdom for the doctors.  Pray for David as well and for God’s comfort for him.

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Pray for Tim Satterfield

Tim, who is a faithful Facebook attendee at Springview, will be undergoing a double bypass and mechanical heart valve replacement surgery tomorrow (6/21/21) in Nashville.  Tim is the former wrestling coach at William Blount and is currently head coach at Nashville Christian.  Please pray for Tim and his family, and for his physicians and all involved in his care.

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Update on Pastor Gary Thomas

From Pastor Ben:  Praise God!  Gary is off the ventilator and is conscious!  Praise the Lord!  And keep praying!

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Pray for Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School time is here, with Bible School beginning this coming Monday evening (June 21) from 6-8:45 PM and going through Friday evening.  Family Night will be Sunday evening, June 27.  Much preparation has been done to help set the theme of Rocky Railway.  Please pray for all those who are working in VBS in any capacity.  Pray for wisdom, lots of energy, flexibility, stamina, and for clear teaching of the Bible.  Pray for the children who will be attending, that they will experience the love of God with every encounter, and that they will hear the gospel message clearly.  Pray that those who God is dealing with for salvation will have ready hearts to accept Jesus.  Pray for the families of the children who come that they will also experience the love God through the service of the VBS workers.  Pray for God’s Spirit to permeate every room and every inch of our property. Pray for safety of all involved, and then invite everyone that you can to attend. 

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Pray for Jami Blanchard’s Sister

Linda has had a procedure called a microdiscectomy to repair a ruptured disc at L4 and L5 vertabrae.  Pray for a quick and easy recovery.

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06/19/21 Prayer Request

Please pray for a young man named Ben, 21 Years old, who has been diagnosed with pinoblastoma.  Ben’s prognosis is not good. He is a friend of Sam Lonas, Marsha Swanson’s nephew.  Pray also for his family and friends.

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Pray for Beth Thornton

Beth has been diagnosed with cancer of the mouth and tongue and will be traveling to Birmingham for further evaluation. She is the wife of one of Darren Carter’s coworkers. Darren is the son of Dayne and Peggy Carter and lives in Alabama. Please pray for Beth and her family.

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Pray for Kayla Tilley

Kayla , who has been battling a severe for of leukemia, has become much worse and apparently is not responding to the treatments. She has been admitted to the hospital and is not doing well this morning. She is in her mid twenties. Kayla is the step daughter of Darrell Tyler, a good friend of Dwight & Marilyn Gladden’s. Pray for Kayla and her family, especially her mother, Tina Tyler.

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Update on Johnny Baldwin

Alvin Baldwin’s father, Johnny, Is getting better each day.  Please continue to pray for him. 

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