Sunday, March 15, 2009

Prayer request

I am in need of a prayer request from all of my faith readers. My Papa, Jim Hancock was diagnosed on March 4th with Lymphoma. Currently the doctor considers it to be low grade B-cell lymphoma (follicular center cell lymphoma, grade 1) and very treatable. Saturday he went for a PET scan and is scheduled for a bone marrow biopsy on March 31. So far he has had wonderful doctors who seem to be very encouraging. Please pray that our Father leads Jim and Sue Hancock though this.

"He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds ... Great is our Lord, and mighty in power ..." (Psalm 147:3)

Lord, we know You and we trust You. Come and make yourself known.



  1. I hope everything gets resolved very quickly. We will be sending prayers your way.

  2. My prayers are with your family and Papa!
    - Love the Garretts!

  3. Our prayers are with you and your family - love you!

  4. Our prayers are with your Papa Jim.

    God Bless

  5. Thank you all for you support and prayers... I will continue to update you as Papa's appointments progress.

    Love you,

  6. You and your family our in our prayers,
    The Cuevas Family

  7. Kristen,
    We are praying for your family. Jim the Lord will see you through this.

    With Love,
    The Wright Family

  8. "But He was pierced for our transgressions, He was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon Him and by His wounds we are healed. " Isaiah 53:5-6

    This came to mind...

    Our Prayers,

  9. Kristen,

    Your Papa and family is in my prayers.

  10. "For I know the plans I have for you," declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." Jeremiah 29:11

    This verse always helps me when I am ging through difficult times and it has helped a sick friend recently - I hope it helps your Papa too.

    Thank you for being you.
    from Australia

  11. Praying dear Kristen, Jim, Sue, and the rest of the family. You are MORE than conquerors through Christ Jesus.

    In His Kind Grip, Michal

  12. Covering your families in prayer and asking for His comfort and tender healing.

  13. I find you and your family in my prayers aften...funny how God does that, has you pray for people you don't know cause HE knows they need it!


  14. His name is Immanuel! God With Us! We partner with you in prayer, and praise God for your precious family. May God bless you with peace overflowing as you face these difficult days.

    Love, The Sanchez Family