Holding in the Light

Love is the will to nurture life and growth in oneself and in another. Love is personal; it is the sacred trust of living things.  Donald Green, 1982

In Meeting many share joys about changes in their lives, new opportunities, new jobs, new ministries, unexpected blessings, good news from medical professionals.

 Please hold on your heart and in your prayers:

  • Betty Bendixen’s family as she moves into Hospice House
  • (102 W. Rhoades)
  • Amber’s brother-in-law
  • Linda P.’s Doug and his considering a call to a new church
  • Ben’s sister and brother-in-laws effort to adopt a child from the Congo
  • Andy
  • Rachel and Matt making wedding plans for March.
  • Ken P. making wedding plans.
  • Representatives of N.W.Y.M. as they travel to India, Palestine and Africa
  • Elizabeth Todd’s ministry in Ramallah
  • Chris during his hospitalization
  • The work of Hutton Settlement and its dedicated staff
  • Gar Mickelson and Kaleidoscope Ministry
  • We hold those who offer hospitality to wounded souls on our hearts.We pray for peace and for resolution to the internal strife in the middle east.  We hold on our hearts persons suffering at the hands of religious extremists.
  • We hold on our hearts the Friends Serving Abroad of Northwest Yearly Meeting.
  • We hold in Christ’s Light those persons elected to serve our nation, our state and our community: U.S. Representative: Cathy McMorris Rogers; Senators: Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell; President: Barack Obama; Governor: Jay Inslee; and those who represent us as members of Washington State Legislature.  Our Mayor, City and County Councils.

“Lord, enable us to surrender our defended fortresses…”