Update 12/17/14

Prayer Requests:

  • Pray for my brother, Nigel who is very sick with kidney cancer.
  • Pray for those in the Philippines having bad weather. Pray also for my family. Pray for my new niece who is having issues. Thank you for Refuge!
  • Pray for a long list of names: Amy, Tyree, Jada, Jadia, Trina, McDowell Family, Lagan Family, White Family, Hughes Family, Minter Family.
  • Pray for my friend Barry S.

Update 12/7/14

Prayer Requests:

  • Pray for my brother, Nigel, who is very sick with kidney cancer.
  • Pray for the salvation of my friend, Kevin.
  • Pray that I can get a job and place to live. Also pray for restoration with my family and the ability to say no to the temptations and sin.

Upcoming Dates:

Christmas Dinner, December 17th in the FBS Dining Hall. 6:00pm. We are still in need of hats, gloves, sleeping bags and blankets. Also, volunteers can bring desserts! Sign up on our volunteer site!

Update 10/20/14

Prayer Requests:

  • Praise the Lord for a friend that now has a home to live in and has moved out of the hotels. Pray that she will continue to seek the Lord in this new place in her life.
  • Pray for a friend to get a job. Pray for her father and grandson who is facing surgery at the end of the month.
  • Pray for a friend who is wanting to be closer to the Lord. He knows changes that he needs to make in his life to make that happen. Pray that He will obey the Lord.

*These requests are submitted from our Refuge friends each week.

Current Needs:

  • Winter Coats
  • Blankets

Upcoming Dates:

Refuge Christmas, December 17th at 6:00pm in the Dining Hall. More Details coming soon!

Update 9/7/14

Prayer Requests:

  • Pray for Brenda – that she would be able to get a job and a place to live. Pray for her health. Also pray for her fiance who is currently in the Spartanburg County Jail. Pray for his addictions and legal problems.
  • Pray for Tim – that he would be able to get a job. Pray that he will be able to keep his storage units where he keeps the items that he inherited from his parents. Pray for friend, Heather.

 

Upcoming Dates:

Volunteer Coffee & Dessert – September 24th, 6:00-7:00 in the FBS Snack Room (where Refuge takes place). Come and enjoy a time of fellowship and prayer for Refuge and one another!

When Helping Hurts Study – Begins this coming Sunday, September 14th at 5:00pm in the Missions Office area. Email Kimmy at klamee@fbs.org to sign up to be a part of the class! Book will be $9.

Refuge Dinner & a Movie Night – October 18th at the Hangar. A Fun night for our friends starting at 5:00pm. We will need volunteers to help serve dinner and host our friends.

 

Update 8/24/14

Prayer Requests:

  • Pray that I will be able to get off the streets soon. It’s so very hard and I get so very little sleep that my body is struggling. Just pray for me!
  • Pray that my daughter Samantha, grandson Elizah and his father would accept Christ as their Savior. Also pray that I would be able to see my daughter, Kimberly who lives in NC again. Pray that I can get a job and my own place to live. Pray that I would accept that God has me where He does for a reason right now.

Upcoming Dates:

September 24thVolunteer Coffee & Dessert, 6:00pm in the Snack Room. Come hear what God is doing through Refuge!

October 18th – Dinner & a Movie at the Hangar with our friends! More info coming soon!

Update, 8.11.14

Prayer Requests:

  • Pray for my brother-in-law who has cancer. It is in the early stages. Pray for him and his family as they figure out treatments.
  • Pray for my brothers and sisters. Pray that I would go down the narrow path.
  • Pray that God would strengthen me and have mercy on me. Pray for security in my life. Pray for forgiveness of my sins. Pray that i get my license back and my record cleared. Pray that I go the right direction and to the right places.
  • Pray that I get a job this week.

 

Update 7.28.14

Prayer Requests:

  • Pray that I will be able to find a way to better help myself and others.
  • Pray that I will be able to have my own place again, to be safe and be able to take care of my finances and responsibilities, and to get my driver’s license back.
  • Pray for me and my kids
  • Pray that I will get a job and be able to get off the streets. Pray for my wife and boys to be safe. Pray for my wife who has bone cancer.
  • Pray for a place to stay and help getting a job. Pray for me as I’m new in town and not sure where to get help from.

Current Needs:

Men and Women’s Clothing, all sizes for summer weather!

Update 7.20.14

Prayer Requests:

  • Pray for me, at my worst moments I feel unworthy, unloved, alone and friendless.
  • Pray that I would get a job. I am an electrician. I would like to get off the streets and not be homeless anymore.
  • Pray for my dear friend who is physically sick. Pray that she will get better.
  • Pray for me and my son and that we will be sheltered through this storm we are currently going through and pray that we stay safe and secure.
  • Pray for my son and that we wouldn’t be separated any longer.
  • Pray that we would find a  place to stay until our house is finished. Pray for our families to help us during this time.
  • Pray for my family issues. Pray for my new niece that she would make the right decisions.
  • Pray that I would be able to stop drinking when I’m sad and depressed.
  • Pray to be blessed with a long life, health, and strength.