For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.
~Ephesians 2:10 (NIV)~
From Frances Gay –
Lisa Carrier, who lives in Amite, is in Houston for appointment at M.D. Anderson concerning a mass found in her ovary. She would be appreciative of prayers on her behalf and all concerned. Lisa works at North Oaks in the lab. She has been a friend of my family for many years. Please add her to the prayer list. Thank you
Lisa is one of my former students. I have enjoyed seeing her and her siblings several times in recent years. Let’s keep Lisa in our prayers.
Morria Reynolds, father of Deanna Reynolds, will have a leg amputated on 9/4/19. Your prayers for him and his family will be greatly appreciated.
Caleb Estay is still waiting for a decision about the next medical step. Pray for him and his family as well as the medical staff of Children’s Hospital.
Gaylon Cutrer continues to improve following his recent hospital stay. He and his family would appreciate your prayers.
David’s blood level yesterday was 8.0, the highest it has been in two months. We are thankful for his good report.
Florene Cureton Pate
December 11, 1928 – August 11, 2019
A resident of Fluker, LA, passed away on Sunday, August 11, 2019 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born December 11, 1928 in Brownsfield, TX and was 90 years of age. A loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and sister. She was a member of Walter T. Ott #217 Order of Eastern Star and retired from the Louisiana State Tourism Center in Kentwood. Florene was a member of Tangipahoa Baptist Church where she was voted Mother of the Year. She is survived by husband of 74 years, Robert Pate, Sr.; 4 children, Robbie Lynn Pate, Deborah Pate Ragan (Devon), Lisa Pate Ginn (Grant) and Robert Pate, Jr.; 7 grandchildren, Robert Bridges, Stephanie Novak (Tony), Heather Monoc (Marco), Jessica Westmoreland Stogner (Edward), Kristen Bonds (fiancé, Josh Barnhill), Brandon Kuyrkendall (Zandrea) and Curtis Ginn; 9 great- grandchildren, Madison Bridges, Hadley Doin, Loic Doin, Silas Novak, Arden Novak, Berend Kuyrkendall, Emma Monoc, Leona Kuyrkendall and Eleonor Rose Stogner; twin sister, Lorene Windham. Preceded in death by her 2 daughters, Sarita Pate and Rebecca Pate Bonds; parents, Robert and Rosa Cureton; 2 brothers, Robert and Gene; 3 sisters, Hazel, Doris and Joyce. Visitation at Tangipahoa Baptist Church from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM on Tuesday and from 8:00 AM until religious services at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Services conducted by Rev. Greg Stewart. Interment Tangipahoa Cemetery, Tangipahoa. McKneely Funeral Home, Amite, in charge of arrangements. For an online guestbook, visit http://www.mckneelys.com.
I saw Mr. Robert Pate a week ago today as I was buying gas for David’s trip to Baton Rouge a week ago today. We had a sweet visit. He asked us to pray for his wife. Now, we need to pray for Mr. Robert and other family members.
Arrangements for Adrian Phillips Tuesday 5-9 and Wednesday 8-10 at Pine Ridge Methodist Church in Kentwood, LA.
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Scripture Writing – August 13 – Isaiah 33:2
Keep the prayers coming. Your prayers make a big difference in many lives.