Disciples' Prayer Request - February 7, 2015

Classes resumed at Dixon!

Still for whatever reason, are not pursuing the power of prayer through prayer requests but did receive seven applications for Bible correspondent courses!
To Him be the glory


Currently there are 182 subscribers to Disciple Prayer Requests, I'm hoping to raise that number to 200, if you know a prayer warrior, invite them to subscribe by sending an e-mail to SOCPM@SOCPM with 'Subscribe Disciple Prayer Requests' as the subject.

Discipleship: Defending Your Faith Part 2

Dixon Correctional Center

Ronnie - Scripture says to pray over those who are in authority. I pray that we are there Christian moral compass, assisting them in their policies, reflect the Christian life, Christian values. Amen.

Sheridan Correctional Center - Afternoon Class

Tommy - Hi my name is Tommy. Thank you for praying for me and thank you for praying for the people that have not. Thank you for praying for Angela that she get well and stay well and her family and pray for my grandma and my aunt and family. Thank you and may God bless you and keep you.

Jeff - My name is Jeff. I would like for you all to pray for my family and my son Jeffrey Junior. I would really appreciate it because my son Jeff is getting into a lot of trouble and pray for my son Jashon, my wife Shinita and my mom Ella. I would like for you all to keep me in your prayer, and that I get a job when I go home. Thank you very much.

Cody - Please pray for my girlfriend, Carri, she just left Share in Hoffman Estates and is trying to find a job and a place to live. She's staying with her dad in the meantime, but she needs God's help, to help her stay sober. God bless thanks.

Rodney - I would like for prayer for my mom and my family and myself, that I stay strong in the faith of God and I do His will only. Amen. (good health and strength stay from being mad, angry).

Raymond - For my daughter Rebecca, for my girlfriend Karen, that I may receive some good time, that I may get my CDC back soon after release, that my faith may be straightened, Scott son, that his printer works!

Sheridan Correctional Center - Evening Class

Trent - prayer request for my grandparents. My grandmother is 94 and her health is failing, so please pray for her and my family.

Henry - To keep my eyes on the cross, to focus more on Jesus than earthly things. Pray for my family, for the guys in housing C-8. God bless.
Name not given - I would like to play for my friends at Sheridan C. C. He knows all their names, also for my mom and brother to start turning to God more and more and for my head to stop hurting all the time.

Jesus - Can you please pray for my friends Martin, Pablo, Wayne, Ben, Matthew and Alex. Can you please ask God to keep us strong, to keep us focused in his word, to help us be persistent to move forward in our lives, to also help us in our struggles and keep all of our family safe from harm and evil. Thank you and God bless.

Derek - I have to ask for prayers for my wife, that she either finds a job or gets on unemployment and my children also. Please pray generically for my family. I want to thank God for his restoring the relationship with my son Zachary, who came to see me on 1/24 with my wife and six-year-old girl. Such a blessing. Please pray for all the children in Syria, Iraq that are being tortured and killed by ISIS and Boko Haram and for all the persecuting of Christians throughout the fallen world we live in. God bless you!

Jesus - you please pray for my fiancé and my children and my nieces and nephews, mother and father, grandparents. Please ask for God to keep them safe and away from harm or evil Thank you and God bless.

Wayne - Please pray for my family, that they are all healthy and doing well out there. Please pray for my girl Jessi, that she is able to provide for herself and our son while I'm away and that she continues to do a great job raising our little guy in my absence. Please pray that her and I reconcile and get back together and are a complete family. Please pray for my son Dillon that he continue to grow and be healthy little boy and continue to grow closer to Christ. Please pray for me, that I continue to grow my faith and love in Christ, that I do well in school and am able to earn a career in the welding field upon my release to support myself and my family. And that something great and positive happens in my life is far as the good time goes. Thank you.

Ron - Please pray for my marriage with my wife Robin, who is still living in adultery, thank you! I have only 34 more days and go home March 13, 2015, whew whew!  Hallelujah!

Paquito - Please pray that I get my six months of good time and pray for my fiancé to be okay at the house in Hammond and pray that my cellmate Joseph, stop stealing from me while I am out to my program or class.

Ben - Asking for a prayer for strength to make the right decision for my future relationship issues. Thanks.

Todd -  I'm very thankful for everything in my life. I asked for guidance, protection and favor. I ask for God's grace and wisdom today and every day. Please guide my children in life and protect them in my absence and always. Thank you and God bless.

Eric - Please pray for all of my children Kasten, Bryten, Jersey, Christian and my family, Reeda, John, Aaron and Dani, Arianna, Aarion, Judy, Harold, and Harley, Todd, that there safe and being healthy. Please pray for me because here lately I've been getting angry a lot. I've also been struggling in GED class with learning and comprehending the math I've got to learn. Please and thank you and God bless.

Dominic- Hello, my first for a request is for peace Jerusalem in for the other countries at war and threatened with war, I pray for the kids and people infected with the measles outbreak, I also pray for peace on our deck, there's been a lot of tension and violence. This has been a consistent prayer of mine and it's for my relationship with my daughter's mom. It's up, it's down, I broke up with her and asked for her back, now she is back to being a question in my mind. Is this the one or should I have stayed with my first mind? I'm just not quite getting what I need to do and it keeps me up at night and I even come to the point of tears, so I'm just tossed back and forth if she gives me mixed signals one minute we have a great conversation the next phone "accidentally" hangs up. I'm stuck, please pray for us, thanks.

Brandon - Could you please agree with me in prayer over my beloved brother whose name is 
Dewayne. Pray the prayer of 1 Samuel 18:1-4, 1 Samuel 20:2-24 over our friendship and purpose of the Lord on our life. He goes home soon. In Jesus name your beloved brother and his beloved son.

Christian Living: Renewing Fatherhood

Dixon Correctional Center

No prayer requests submitted

Sheridan Correctional Center

Channing - Pray for my mom and kids, thanks.

Richard - I've been married for the last 15 years. I asked for you to pray that our love for God and each other continue to grow and make it. Thank you, God bless!

Name not given - Soften our governor's heart, our children to be safe, and Ebony situation, my mom, fiancé, Cedric and Jessie to get closer and situation and finance, Scott and family, also Sheridan staff and counselors; C-11, C-13, C15, C-1, C-4, C-25, C-23, C-26, my sister and brother for Jessie to stay strong and Chrisie.

SOCPM student Alumni

G) Graduate, (P) Paroled, (R) Removed, (T) Transfer, (D) Drop, (I) Incomplete (W) Writ

* Violated Parole ** Reoffended 

Admissions & Transfers

Illinois River; New Life Correction
Transforming Incarcerated Dads - 01/2013 (G)
Transferred to Shawnee 02/03/2015

Southwestern; New Life Correction
Transforming Incarcerated Dads - 10/2012 (G)
Admitted to R&CC Stateville 02/05/2015

Dixon; A Soldier's Call to...
Renewing Fatherhood - 07/2013 thru 08/2013 (G)
Transferred to Lawrence 02/05/2015


Danville; New Life Correction
Transforming Incarcerated Dads - 07/2012 (G)
Paroled 02/05/2015

Sheridan; A Soldier's Call to...
Renewing Fatherhood - 03/2012 thru 05/2012
Paroled 02/06/2015

Sheridan; A Soldier's Call to...
Renewing Fatherhood - 10/2014 thru 12/2014 (G)
Defend His Faith Part 1 - 08/2014 thru 12/2014 (G)
Defend His Faith Part 2 - 01/2015 thru 01/2015 (P)
Paroled 02/06/2015


Menard Medium Security; New Life Corrections
Transforming Incarcerated Dads - 06/2012 (G)
Discharged 02/05/2015

Sheridan; A Soldier's Call to...
Know, Understand & Share the Gospel - 12/2013 thru 12/2014 (R)
Renewing Fatherhood - 09/2013 thru 11/2013 (G)
Renewing Fatherhood - 03/2014 thru 11/2015 (G)
Discharged 02/06/2015

Sheridan; A Soldier's Call to...
Renewing Fatherhood - 11/2011 thru 02/2012 (G)
Discharged 02/07/2015