"Give all your worries and cares to God,
for he cares about what happens to you." 1 Peter 5:7


Prayer connects us with God. Sharing each other's concerns strengthens our faith and reminds that we are not alone. How may we pray for you?

Praying for each other is important to us. Spoken and un-spoken prayer requests can be made by calling the church office (724-843-0862), sending an e-mail to the church unionville1@comcast.net, or calling Elmira Hollingshead  (724-432-3403). Special thanks for your help in keeping us in touch with the concerns of our church family. Let us continue to lift one another up in a spirit of prayer.

If you would like to be added to our prayer concerns e-mail list, please notify the church office.

Current Prayer Concerns for our Church Family and Friends are published in each months Church Newsletter. Prayer concerns received after each newsletter has been published are posted on this page as they are received. Please check back often.

Tuesday, September 27th . . .

Dear Friends,
Please lift Tony Rich and family in prayer as Tony is likely in his last days. Tony is a friend of Bill Castor.
“The Lord is my Shepherd, I shall lack nothing.  He makes me lie down in green pastures, He leads me beside quiet waters, He restores my soul.  He guides me in paths of righteousness for His name’s sake.  Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for You are with me; Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me.” ~Psalm 23:1-4

Monday, September 26th . . .

Dear Friends,
Please lift prayers for Christy Nadzam. Christy has now finished chemo treatments, however she is now getting cysts on her body that are very painful. Christy is the daughter-in-law of a friend of Regina Boyd.
Please hold Elaine Hefner in prayer for traveling mercies as she travels to South Dakota.
Sharon Hollingshead, Elmira’s daughter-in-law will have meniscus surgery on Wednesday. Please hold her  in prayer.
Please also lift Gary Mogelski in prayer with a detached retina in his left eye. He will have surgery at AGH. Gary is a neighbor of Walt and Alice Ketterer.
1 Thessalonians 5:16-18
Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus.

Sunday, September 25th . . .

Asking prayers for my mom. At the ER with her now. She has a corneal ulcer. Giving drops to prevent infection then follow up with ophthalmologist. 

Friday, September 23rd . . .

Dear Friends,
Please continue prayers for Barb Goehring. Barb is continuing treatment in a regular room.
Continued prayers are requested for Dave Wilson who is recovering at home following successful meniscus surgery.
Teresa Brown is healing well following surgery on her nose to remove skin cancer. She is also doing preventative measures to keep from developing any additional spots. Please hold her in prayer.
Please continue prayers for Alice Short as she will have a breast biopsy on Thursday.
Janet Pfaff is in need of our continued prayers. She will have 20 radiation treatments with the first treatment starting on Thursday.
Please also lift Tony Rich in prayer who is hospitalized with health concerns.
Please lift Chad's dad, Roger Kline, in prayer. He has taken a bad turn two days ago. He is at Butler Memorial in ICU. The doctors have him on a couple of blood pressure medications, want to put him on a ventilator and transfer him to UPMC Presbyterian or AGH. He hasn't been able to recover from his heart attack that was 4-5 weeks ago. 
Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The LORD, the LORD himself, is my strength and my defense ; he has become my salvation.” ~Isaiah 12:2

Thursday, September 22nd . . .

Dear Friends,
Please lift Rev Dave Wilson in prayer as he will have surgery on his meniscus tomorrow.
Please also hold Amy Smail in prayer as she will have an ultrasound of a mass on her neck tomorrow.
Please hold Pat Elick in prayer as Pat is not feeling well following a cat scan.
Please lift Patricia Hredzak in prayer as she has been diagnosed with breast cancer. Patricia is a friend of Tina Petrik.
I love you, O Lor, my strength. The Lord is my rock, my fortress and my deliverer; my God is my rock, in whom I take refuge. He is my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.  ~Psalm 18:1-2

PRAYER MINISTRY: Intentional prayer every day at 3 pm for our Bishop, The Cabinet, Our District Superintendent, Our Church, Our Pastor and Church Leaders.