If ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed, ye shall say unto this mountain, Remove hence to yonder place; and it shall remove; and nothing shall be impossible unto you. – Matthew  17:20

Sarah is one of those altogether rare folk that aptly fit the description “prayer warrior.”  In the almost seven years that we have known her and her husband, Bob, we continue to be amazed and blessed by her deep faith and daily blessing.  Encouraging, prodding, challenging – she is always putting the Lord first and doing what she can to bring others to know Him.  We have learned much about faith and perseverance in our time with her and Bob.  If we could be so bold as to ascribe a particular verse to her, it would be the passage from Matthew above, her faith is so strong.

And today, this amazing woman of faith needs our help.

Battling a very rare form of cancer for the last three years, she is in the hospital today awaiting a surgical decision and action that will enable her to undergo a very difficult course of chemotherapy.  In our visits with her of late, even as tired and obviously in pain as she was, she always brightened to see you.  She always had a passage (or two, or three…) and a prayer for you, and never mind her condition.

Today it is our turn and we ask that in your comings and goings today that you lift her up in prayer, along with Bob, their son (who is deployed to Iraq through next spring) and daughter as well as the surgical staff.  For wisdom, strength and healing mercies — and especially peace.  Because, as Matthew later writes:

19 Again, I tell you that if two of you on earth agree about anything you ask for, it will be done for you by my Father in heaven. 20 For where two or three come together in my name, there am I with them. – Matthew 18:19-20

Because this, we know from our own experience, is true – and we believe.

Thank you and God Bless…

10 Comments

  1. claudio

    The Big Guy and I have had some major disagreements this year, but tonight, your friend Sarah and her family and the friends that we lost 8 years ago will be in my prayers. Will be in Arlington tomorrow. Take care

    Claudio

  2. Thanks Claudio – am up in Newport for NWC’s ceremony tomorrow (guest speaker). First time since 2001 I’ve been away from DC for the observance.
    – SJS

  3. Wonderful tributes. Thank you.

    I’m late in signing up, but have rememeber Stacey L. Peak on by blog.

  4. Tom

    My name is Tom. I am a saved, yet back slidden Christian. Jesus IS my savior. I am in dire financial straits but my own stupidity. I don’t deserve to be rescued by the Lord, but am couting on His love and grace to help me. Please please pray in agreement with me for wisdom, guidance, and clarity as I do not know what to do but reach out with prayer and for prayer. Thank you so much for prayaing with and for me.
    Tom

  5. Please pray for my own business to start as soon as .But i have no money and no way.I hope the blessing from Jesus cause your prayers.And than, pray for my mum and my wife to be good heal in Jesus.
    Thank you,
    mr.pau

  6. Please agree with me in prayer for urgently needed financial blessings.. I wish to praise God for His kindness and generosity…thank you so much.. In Jesus Name, Amen

  7. debby

    please pray for debby and cheyenne, personal burdens.

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