Christ Church Schenectady Prayer Table Report, Saturday, May 26, 2012, 9:25 – 10:35 a.m. Deacon Howard Smith and Torre Bissell on State St. and Carol MacNaughton and Mark Pasko on Albany St.
+–indicates received a wooden cross made by Dennis Adams of North Carolina
+ Simya – joyful 6 year old, we practiced praying together, Joy of the Lord
+++ Valerie (Simya’s mother) money issues ad Simya’s brothers – Isaiah and Damian (1 year old)
+ Tracy – young man – for his family
++++ Amelia and her daughter (also named Amelia) – she prayed blessing on us and the neighborhood. Was carrying her bible with her..
Praise report from the 5/18 Praise and Prayer service: A woman came for prayer and her hearing was restored!
+Tony (young man) — “To get through this day.”
+Nathan, +Timonia, +Tylasha, +Halasaj, and +Teddy (5 children around ages 8 to 11)
+Natali (woman) — “I really need a job.”
+Louis — “Father God and Jesus are in my heart.” He goes to a Spanish language congregation at State Street Presbyterian Church. We prayed for the Holy Spirit to fill him up.
+Charlie (man — last year on a cold day he went to Guyanese restaurant up the street and brought me back a take-out meal of warm Roti (bread) and curried chicken.)
Man going by on a bike with a small boom box hanging from the handle bars — “Say a prayer for me.”
+Nicole — She gave many heavy burdens to Jesus (family, job, etc.)
Man on the other side of the street called out “Pray that I will make it through this day’s work.”
+Jew (young woman) — “Sickness and stress.” She also took a cross for her +daughter.
Steve — We prayed for protection from any more accidents to his hands. He is having knee surgery in June.
+Okaya (young boy) — “For my mother +Tiffany.”
Man rushing by held out his cross for us to see that he is still visibly wearing it.
+Hank — He is disabled. In the 1980s he took out a higher education loan of $1,000 and then was disabled and people told him he didn’t need to repay the load. This turned out not to be true and he has thus far $14,000 on the interest on the loan and still is not able to get free of it.
+Shawn — “My mother died a couple of months ago. I’m trying to keep my job and stay out of jail. I’ve been praying a lot lately.”
+Dean — He asked for a really powerful prayer and I prayed that God would really “sock it to him.”
+Churala (man) — “Wisdom.”