Joan Duval, aunt of Peter Boulay (and the last surviving sibling or Peter’s father, Roger) passed away on Thursday night from a valiant and long battle with cancer. She is survived by her husband and two sons.
Please be in prayer for the Stahl family. Glenn’s father, Fred Stahl, passed away on Thursday, October 14 at age 95. As Carol mentioned in worship, “He had a long and well-lived life.”
Bob asks that we pray for his friend Peter who was stung about 8 times several months ago and had to be admitted to the hospital for treatment then recent was stung again just once and had a serious reaction and now must be very careful and carry an epi-pen.
Please be in prayer for Sally, a friend of Lynn McClellan, who has esophageal cancer. She also asks for prayers for Peter, the son-in-law of another good friend, who is dealing with a diagnosis for late-stage colon cancer.
October 10, 2021
Marcia reports an all-clear report after a recent mammogram in follow up to her cancer treatment completed earlier this year! Prayers of gratitude!!
Marcia has completed her recent round of daily radiation treatment (Thursday) for breast cancer.
January 31, 2021
Marcia has learned that there was some cancer cells found in one lymph node and she will be part of study which will either be surgery or radiation and at the time of this posting, she did not know which.
January 19, 2021
Marcia has undergone successful surgery to remove cancerous tissue. The procedure was less invasive than feared it might need to be. Ken and Marcia will receive more information on pathology and further treatment next week. Marcia is feeling and sleeping well following surgery.
September 5, 2020
Marcia returned home from the hospital on Friday and is also on oxygen at home. Marcia says as “talker” it will be a challenge but she is trying to limit conversation to immediate family only. She thanks everyone for their continued prayers.
September 2, 2020
Marcia had her port inserted on Tuesday morning. Later she developed some breathing issues. An appointment the next day revealed low oxgyen levels which meant a trip to Highland Hopsital for oxygen, neubulizer treatment and X-rays. A embolisms were found in lungs and right leg so she was kept overnight and placed on blood thinners.
July 26, 2020
July 26-July 30 will be a busy week for Marcia with several scans on Monday morning; Tuesday surgery to implant a port for easy access for medical procedures; Wednesday afternoon meeting with the medical oncologist to learn about the plan for the chemotherapy.
July 20, 2020
Following a second opinion, Marcia will undergo chemotherapy prior to surgery.
June 29, 2020
Marcia McCarthy has been diagnosed with breast cancer and is currently undergoing testing for further details and treatment planning. Surgery will be scheduled in the coming days and more information on further treatment will be known soon.
Please keep Marcia and Ken in your prayers as they walk together through this very difficult circumstance.
A celebration of Al Ginkel’s life will be held in the sanctuary of FBCR on Saturday, September 18 at 10am. A reception will follow in the Courtyard. The Service will also be available on Zoom. Use this link or the Worship Online tab above.