First United Methodist Church of
Auburndale, Florida
9:00 AM Coffee & Donut | 9:30 AM Sunday School
10:30 AM Worship Service
Color Of the Year
Prayer Request
If you would like to be included on our prayer list, please call the church office at 967-1262 or send an email to

Our prayer warriors meet every Monday morning at 9:00 a.m. you are welcome to join us!

Prayer Requests
Sue Patterson, stroke recovery, home
Darlene Bruner’s niece, Lisa Ormsby, recovery from open heart surgery in NC
Keshia Deeds, salvation
Jordan Pruitt, upcoming heart procedure in Sept.
Jere Stambaugh, shoulder surgery recovery
Ida Wright’s niece, incurable health condition
Julie Stanger, knee surgery recovery
Darlene Bruner, & family, comfort for the family
Terri Knox’ granddaughter, Kira Davis, left for Army basic training
Autumn McFall’s friend, Kacey Shaw, passed away. Norma Morgan’s sister, Pearl, as she gets her port removed
Pam Wilson, recovery from heart attack, broken foot
Praise for Grandson drug free 3 months
Nancy Dillon - recovery from broken hip surgery (friend of Robert and Bonnie James in Michigan)
Marilyn Carpenter’s son Jason
Lee Gilliard, upcoming radiation therapy for prostate cancer
Sarah Stanger, recently in hospital, stomach problems
Marilyn Milliner’s cousin, Lloyd Ritzberg, passed away. Prayers for Marilyn and family
*Fayma’s husband, David, two heart tests this week
*Richard Lord, Jean Shiver’s brother in SC, asbestos in lungs, terminal cancer
*Jean Shiver, ear skin graft surgery 10/2 in Tampa
*Prayers for the families affected by Hurricane Florence, future flooding this week from rivers
*Prayers for healing for Norma Morgan’s friend, Yolanda, as she starts radiation
*Tracy Jones, stress relief
*AnnaMaria Bedell’s neighbor, Jenny Wilson, last chemo treatment, and she will be done with it
*AnnaMaria Bedell’s friend, Jackie, a co-worker who has health issues
*Leslye’s mom in SC to find a 1st floor apartment she can afford
*David P., Gaye Howell’s friend, circulation issues w/ lot of pain, and his wife, Doris, too
*Gaye Howell’s friend, Michele B., carcinoid tumor & unexpected death of her son
*Kathy Houser, Kairos #43 Hernando Correctional ladies Oct. 4 - 7
*Prayers for Linda Denmark's sister as she continues to move on from husband’s passing, and for Darlene Bruner, as she moves on from Jim’s passing
*Wayne Bush, tests at Moffitt on 10/5

Nursing Homes
Spring Haven Retirement Center
1225 Havendale Blvd
Winter Haven, 33881
Peggy Pospichal, #279
Teresa Anderson, #217B

Lake Howard Heights
650 N Lake Howard Dr
Winter Haven, 33880
Rita Goodman, Rm #4F
Lawrence Adams, Rm #7D

Brandywyne Nursing Home
1801 N Lake Mariam Dr
Winter Haven, 33884
Betty Swenson, Rm #221

Valencia Hills Health & Rehab
1350 Sleepy Hill Road
Lakeland, 33810
Dolores Phillips, Rm #400

Life Care Center of Winter Haven
1510 Cypress Gardens Blvd
Winter Haven, 33884

Al Keinert, Tampa General

Extended Requests
Jasmine - anxiety issues
Lawrence Adams
*Paul Nelson, starts daily radiation & weekly chemo 9/17
Robert & Thelma Wages
Riley, strength
Ryan Gustafson, CF, complications
Nan Langston’s aunt Laurette & uncle Don
Bill Thompson, macular Degeneration
Lisa Bond, multiple heath issues
*Matt Stambaugh, ? mania
*Michael Stambaugh, safety
*Aidan & Elijah Stambaugh, health, school requirements and safety
Jenna Phillips
Lori Clark Weatherly
Cara Mizansky
Steven Miller
Ann Fox
Ryan Shapiro
Dorothy Sanchez
David Schenning
Carlton Miller
Jerrilyn Bush
Shelbie Johnson, 2 strokes, recovery, now at home
Caregivers around the clock
Alma Edwards, bad week last week
Chuck Edwards, heart problems
Noa Yehud, anxiety & depression
Ernest Mittasch, advanced COPD
Joseph Mittasch, heart & lung
Jane Deeds, pain
Jerry Bushong
Sam and Mary Bass, Nancy Mitchell’s parents
Courtney Arzu, health - tests this week
Merlyn Knapp
Larry Moore, stroke, and Diana Moore, caregiver
Dave Hamilton, recovery from leg amputation
Jim & Babe Brandeberry
Graham Tibbets, infant, rare genetic disease, not expected to live past a year old, parents Hope & Kenny
Donna Bauernschub
Linda Christian
Evelyn Stock
Chuck Heiden, bedridden
Peter & Candy True
*Dee Bond, upcoming radiation therapy, health issues

Praise Reports
Praises for a loving & forgiving God!!
Praises for answered prayers!
Praises for all our blessings!
Praises for pain relief for Bill Thompson’s leg!

Youth Group, Church Growth, Children’s ministry, Sunday School, Care Team, Crafty Ladies, UMW Circles, Circle of Love Mission, Men’s Group, Mission Team, Our church; committees; leaders; Pastor, Staff & Family Members; Strategic Planning, Local Emmaus Team, Stephen Ministry, Kairos Team, Connect Groups, Revival in Churches, Our Country and Leaders, Haiti Fundraising & Trip May 25, Lost souls to come to Jesus, Our country to return to Jesus, Missionaries around the world, Israel & other countries

Home Shut-ins
Joyce Haggstrom, Robert & Thelma Wages, Martha Summerall, Chuck Heiden

Andrew Burger
Matthew Cadena
Kira Davis
Adrian DeFoe
Noah Fairweather
Curtis Hanna
Adam Irwin
Austin Johnson
Michael Koscheski
Anthony Loughney
Andrew Nicholson
Brittnea Michelle Noe
Amanda Ortiz
Ken Pratt
Chris Randall
Kevin Shaw
Nicole Sutula
Matt Tromboll
Rick Varrone
Ryan Wilcox

The Bible in a Year
Sep. 23 Song of Solomon 1-3, Galatians 2
Sep. 24 Song of Solomon 4-5, Galatians 3
Sep. 25 Song of Solomon 6-8, Galatians 4
Sep. 26 Isaiah 1-2, Galatians 5
Sep. 27 Isaiah 3-4, Galatians 6
Sep. 28 Isaiah 5-6, Ephesians 1
Sep. 29 Isaiah 7-8, Ephesians
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