“Cast all your anxiety on him, because he cares for you.”
1 Peter 5:7
Healing Prayer Ministry meets regularly to learn about healing prayer and to pray for themselves and anyone else in need of prayer, either on their own, or with the person wanting prayer, if it is their wish. HPM faithfully cares for the prayer request cards available in the pews and beside the wooden prayer box at the entry to the church (the narthex).
“The Bible gives the strong impression that part of God’s unchanging character is to desire wholeness for every creature. Confident of that, we pray for healing.”
– Tilda Norberg
People are asked to write their concern inside the folded prayer card, and on the front to indicate if they:
Each week a member of the Healing Prayer Ministry takes the cards seeking prayer, and prays daily over it, holding all concerns in strict confidentiality. The concerns are also prayed over at the group’s monthly meeting. Those that remain unopened in the box are prayed over as well.
“Are any among you sick? They should call for the elders of the church and have them pray over them, anointing them with oil in the name of the Lord.” James 5:15