Highland Park Baptist Church

Missionary Prayer Requests


*Kevin Cochrane (SEND in Japan) asks for prayer for a classmate, Brian, who has mentioned a few times a desire to go to church with Kevin.  Pray for continued diligence in Japanese language learning, as he has decided to repeat his first block in order to get a better handle in foundational understanding.  Pray for Kevin to fight off feelings of loneline


*Flossie Battishill (age 93) passed away on Sat. night.  The funeral will be at her church in Roseville (Cornerstone Baptist Church, 17017 – 12 Mile Rd.) on Friday, 4/4, at 2 PM.  Visitation will be from 1-2. 


*Ellen Groh (retired in FL) recently had some procedures requiring hospitalization to help with a circulation problem.  Stents were put into her right and left legs which should help in her circulation and hopefully avoid other infections.  Send her a card at her new home:  Riverfront Nursing & Rehab Center, 105 – 15th St.


*  Tim & Martha Matzke  (Wycliffe in Solomon Islands) are wearing 4 hats at once in addition to their jobs in Literacy (Tim) and Communications (Martha) - they are also serving as directors of their group.  At the moment, they do not have an Operations Manager to handle the day to day tasks of keeping their group going.  Please pray fo


*J. & M.


*Dwight & Barbara Slater (retired, in apt. #2) ask for prayer for Barbara who came home (apt. 2) from a hospital stay last week.  Send her a note of encouragement and put in apt. 2 mail slot in pastors’ hallway.  


*Scott & Lorna Muha (TEAM in Spain) ask for prayer for Lorna who came through surgery well on Monday.  The pathology report has not ‘officially’ come in yet, but initial findings are that the cancer cells were contained and not spread.  The reconstruction surgery was postponed for several mon


*S. E. (Asia) asks for prayer for her mom in the U.S.


*Andy & Holly Rist (SEND in Ukraine) ask for prayer for the tense situation in Ukraine.  They are safe and live away from the areas of protests and demonstrations.  Last week started with peaceful protests, brought on by President Yanukovich’s refusal to sign an agreement with the European Union and instead choosing to align himself with Russia.&nbsp


*There will be a memorial service here for Ron Baker, missionary with CAM Int’l.