Prayer Request Archive

Pray for Light in the Darkness

Posted August 15, 2016 By John C Wright

For those of you suffering from the two-dimensional worldview called secularism, which ignores all spiritual reality, or you Christians suffering from complacency, where you perhaps think our current spiritual reality is in good order, here is a reminder that we human live on a battlefield where godlike powers, principalities, dominions, archangels and angels wrestle over the […]

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Prayer Request and Charity Donation

Posted August 10, 2016 By John C Wright

David Marcoe, a longtime friend and ally, asked me to post a request for your prayers and donations. He writes: My father lives in the Philippines with his wife. For some time his cancer had been lingering, but to all appearances was manageable. Now, it’s gotten more aggressive, such that he needs an operation as […]

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Prayer Request

Posted July 10, 2016 By John C Wright

A reader asks for your prayers. He writes “The mother of an acquaintance of mine has gone into cardiac arrest. Vitals are strong, but other than opening her eyes once or twice, she is unresponsive.” Saint John of God, I honor thee as the Patron of the Sick, especially of those who are afflicted by […]

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Prayer Request

Posted February 11, 2016 By John C Wright

A young mother whose three previous pregnancies ended in miscarriage is asking for help through prayer. Please offer prayers and fasting for her (her name is Courtney) her husband (Matthew) and for the little one (whose name we don’t yet know.) St. Catherine of Vadstena , pray for us.    

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Prayer Request

Posted February 8, 2016 By John C Wright

My best friend’s wife is going in for a medical procedure today. I ask any kind soul who reads these words to pray for her. ADDED LATER: Sad news. The baby miscarried and is lost to us. She herself is not yet recovered, and could also use your prayers.

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Prayers Needed

Posted January 20, 2016 By John C Wright

My friend, partner, editor, and the man who discovered me and launched my career, Mr. David Hartwell of Tor Books, needs your prayers. His wife, Kathryn Kramer, write this note on Facebook: Late this afternoon David [Hartwell] had a massive brain bleed from which he is not expected to recover. He is a kindhearted, friendly and […]

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Rest in Peace: Isaac Wilcott (1980-2015)

Posted December 30, 2015 By John C Wright

Isaac William Wilcott Born September 22, 1980 Died September 9, 2015 It is with great regret and a heavy heart I must report that Mr. Isaac Wilcott, has passed away this year. I owe him a great debt which will not be repayed in this life. I visited his A.E. van Vogt homage website when […]

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Sci Phi Mag needs Us! (Shanghaied by Jagi)

Posted October 12, 2015 By John C Wright

Hey folks, Jagi, here.  I learned this morning that Sci Phi Journal needs help. For those who don’t know it, Sci Phi Journal offers science fiction stories that have a philosophy to them. It is one of the few periodicals offering a place to the kind of stories that Sad Puppies stood for…in fact, it […]

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Prayer Request

Posted September 22, 2015 By John C Wright

From a reader: I am writing you to request prayers for my sister in law’s nephew’s daughter, a little girl, who is suffering from neuroblastoma. She was diagnosed at the age of 2, given a few months, and is now 8. She spent 10 hours in the OR today to have masses removed from her […]

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An Unknown Friend needs your Prayers

Posted September 16, 2015 By John C Wright

A man I met once turned to me for help, and asked me to pray for him. It seems he and his wife have fallen into the ongoing hell of an unhappy marriage, and every conversation ends in a shouting match. There is nothing I can do for him, no advice I can give, no way […]

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