STUDENT PRAYER REQUESTS February 23, 2019

Greetings,

Continued in prayer for a Chaplain for Sheridan. It's been challenging without one and the temp chaplain at Dixon becomes a permanent chaplain.

To Him be the glory!

Scott Kalas
Soldiers of Christ Prison Ministries


Discipleship - The Holiness of God & His Attributes

Dixon Correctional Center

Randy - Pray for peace and understanding here at Dixon between COs and inmates, Troy due to loss of a loved one, guidance and discernment for me daily, Cameron for salvation, Soldiers of Christ ministries, Scott and Michelle's health, and my family for salvation.

Wesley - Pray for me to stay strong in God and to grow stronger in God, so I don't stop reading my devotion and praying. Pray for my family that they keep growing in God and with me. Pray that my mom can get the woman my the Information that lives in the park and she can write me so I can talk to her about God and my friend to write me back so we can talk more about God and help each other grow.

Ernest - My name is Ernst, and I’ve been in prison for 15 years. I have an opportunity to get my sentences to run concurrently. Then I would go home on December 4, 2019. If they give me my school credit, I will go home on May 4, 2019. Will you pray for favor with the courts that they end this nightmare for my family and me. I have ten daughters and four sons (all biological). I go to court on March 15th. Thank you! Sincerely.

A. C. - Almighty Creator, thank you for this day and blessing us to be able to join together to learn Your Word. Thanks for bringing Scott to us may you keep him safe on his travels. Please be with and health my wife, Anika. May she come to you with her needs and be blessed with your love, grace, and mercy in whatever it is that she needs. Please watch over my parents and keep their health goods in this cold season. In Jesus name, amen!

Wayne - Please pray that I listen to God and do what He tells me to do. Thank you.

Sheridan Correctional Center Afternoon

Nicholas - I ask for blessings to come my way.

J. A. - please watch over my family. What's all of them with good health, prosperity, and joy. Pray for me to stay on a righteous path and stay focused on what needs to be done.

Paul - I will be asking prayer for my wife, children, friends, family, and enemies. Pray for health, forgiveness contentment in trusting God’s provision and love. I would like prayer for Scott and his wife. Prayer for Cameron his son to gain salvation. His wife for employment. I would be asking for prayer for all people who are lost. In Jesus name, I pray Amen.

Ronald - Please pray for my mother's health and my son to be delivered from his addictions and my walk with Christ that he uses me for his glory and will. God bless you.

Sheridan Correctional Center Evening

Bro. Jeffrey Ray - Lord we give you thanks for blessing us with this day to serve you and do your will. We ask for your blessings of forgiveness and mercy upon us. Your unlimited love you bless us with to share with others unconditionally. Lord, I ask you to touch healing love for the families who lost their fathers, husbands, and brothers in the shooting in Aurora last Friday. Lord let them know that you are the Lord over all and we have grace from Your Son Jesus for our faith of eternal salvation. Lord I ask this in Your Son’s holy name. Amen

Frank - pray for the men here in Sheridan the officers, wardens, medical staff, Westcare counselors. We need prayer to be respectful of each other. Need prayer for better teachers and a new chaplain. I'm thankful for the pastors and Mr. Scott for coming in helping me get closer to God. I need prayer to be placed around more Christian brothers and not be attempted.

Frank - I need prayer for deliverance of anger, resentment, guilt, and negative thinking, speaking. I need help with forgiving and being forgiven of the hurt and pain I have caused. I need prayer to get my GED and a better education so that I can become a better father, son, brother and Kingdom man. I want to give God more of me, and I need strength, understanding, knowledge, and wisdom. I need prayer that my kids and family stay protected.

Jacques - I need prayer as I go to court 3/13/19 that they finally release me.

Alex - Just want some prayer for the mother of my sons, Melanie in that she's happy and healthy. Also, that her new relationship is going as good as she wants it, and that her pregnancy goes as well as it can. I pray for my sons Mason and Alex Junior that they are doing okay and are healthy in every way as well. I pray for myself that God shows the mercy and grace towards me so that He can put some forgiveness and peace in the mother of my son's heart towards me. So that we can have a mutual friendship of respect for each other for our sons. Also, prayer for me that I keep getting stronger in my faith so that I may do the will of God and what he wants me from me in life! God bless/Amen


Christian Living: Malachi Dads - Family Restoration

Dixon Correctional Center

John - Please pray for me with my case. I am getting ready to file back into court. Also, I just became a grandfather, so please pray for my son and his wife and new son. Thank you.

Christian Living: Malachi Dads - The Heart of A Father

Sheridan Correctional Center Early

Dwayne - pray for Toshana, Tyshawn, Dwana, my kids, and my loved ones. I pray you are by my side every step of the way Lord thank you God for a other I mistake it's time to move on. Do what right my God. Amen.

No name - I need help staying focused on keeping my faith and remaining humble and patient. I need prayer holding my tongue and speaking godly things into my life. I need prayer for understanding, knowledge, and wisdom also recognizing when God is talking to me. Pray for my kids their mothers and siblings and family — also, my family and friends and the inmates in Sheridan and every other institution.

David - Pray for peace here. My family's health and provisions. The family of the guy who died here. Good time for me, school, work release, less conflict, get along with my c=elli, stay trouble-free, wisdom on who to be with at release and comfort with that decision. Pray for us to get a chaplain here at Sheridan. Pray for me to get visits, video visits and messages, mail. For me to love as God wants me to love and forgive as He wants, to do His will not mine. Thank you for your prayers/help.

Sheridan Correctional Center Late

William - I would like to pray for my family and that the Lord blesses my letters and motions and that I make better choices in life. Thank you.

Byrant - Heavenly Father, God of Israel, that fire that you provided in my heart yesterday. I pray for your guidance and to continue to show the areas where I need to surrender and be consistent in your presence. I'm not perfect, but I understand You’re perfect because You're the creator of all creation. In Jesus name, Father Amen.


SOCPM Alumni

Jevon
Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan; 01/2018 thru 02/2018
Deceased  02/16/2019

Anthony W.
Soldiers of Christ
Dixon; 02/2013 thru 02/2013
Discharged  02/18/2019

David
Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan; 05/2016 thru 05/2016
Paroled  02/19/2019

Nathaniel
Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan: 05/2016 thru 09/2017
Discharged 02/19/2019

Patrick
New Life Corrections
East Moline; 07/2014
Discharged  02/20/2019

Michael    
Soldiers of Christ
Dixon; 10/2017 thru 12/2017
Discharged  02/20/2019

Robert
Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan; 12/2017 thru 02/2019
Paroled  02/21/2019

Clarence
Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan 11/2015 thru 06/2016
Admitted R&CC Stateville 02/21/2019

Cedric
Soldiers of Christ
Dixon; 12/2016 thru 05/2018
Discharged 02/21/2019

Scott
Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan; 10/2010 thru 11/2010
Transferred Shawnee 02/21/2019

Anthony J.
Soldiers of Christ
Dixon; 03/2017 thru 05/2017
Discharged 02/22/2019

Toby
Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan; 12/2016 thru 12/2017
Paroled 02/22/2019

George
Soldiers of Christ
Dixon; 12/2016 thru 02/2019
Paroled 02/22/2019

Christopher
Soldiers of Christ
Sheridan; 02/2016 thru 04/2016
Transferred Menard MSU 02/22/2019


Wesley Ministries

Illinois River Correctional Center

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