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Request a Prayer from the Avera Prayer Line

My Help Comes From the Lord, Psalm 121:2 

The Avera Prayer Line offers you the ability to pray for others or to post a prayer if you are in need of prayer.  Our prayer line is connected to the prayer ministries of Avera's sponsors, the Benedictine and Presentation Sisters.

Prayer Requests

November 11
Please pray for Shirley who is on a difficult journey with brain cancer. As her journey changes, bring her joy, love and peace. Help her family to be strong, faithful and provide the support she needs during the days ahead.
Lynne, SD

November 11
Please pray for all of those out there grieving for a lost loved one. YOU are not alone. GOD walks beside you.

November 10
I'm asking for the safety of Chris on his mission in Somalia
Rae, SD

November 7
i ask for God to allow me the experience of a miracle healing from triple negative breast cancer. i claim the victory. thank you Lord!
Joyce, MO

November 7
Pray for me to forget the man who said love me but I found out he is a cheater, pray for my emotion to heal fast. And pray for me that the kind of man I like who is loyal, educated, kind and never cheating and love me for ever come to me soon.

November 4
Dear brother's/sisters Please pray for me for my new job which I have applied. I am eagerly waiting for the offer. May God bless me with that offer. It the only way I can feed my family Amen

November 3
Please pray each member of my family seeks a relationship with Jesus and with each other. Thank you.

October 31
Please pray for healing my cerebral palsy

October 29
My humble prayer is for my family. Health issues for my brother are always there. I hope financially I can get my family in good standing in order that we may help others. I have put in for another part time job and it would be such a help to my family.
Shellie, SD

October 27
Hello there, Praise the Lord.. I am Noel from india is here to pray for my uncle name RAJU how is missing from 26 hours till now... please help us we are in deep pain and tensed.
Noel, IN

October 27
My name is Jesu and I'm from India.i need a job.. please pray for me.
Jesu, AP

October 27
Please pray for all friends and family suffering loss. Pray for all farmers in the region that are struggling with weather and loss,
Cindy, SD

October 26
That I receive $200 for a non-negotiate application fee to be admitted to college in Spring of next year before the 2 week deadline. I don't have any money and want to return to college. I am currently seeking employment and find a job before going to Family Court on 11/24/19 next month.
Gregory, NY

October 24
Request prayers for my son who is struggling with health issues to stand firm and avoid all the negative thoughts and advice.
Elizabeth, TX

October 24
Requesting prayers to get a job so that i can be able to support myself and family who are in dire need. Pray for me to get a break through.
Elizabeth, TX

October 23
Please pray for me to get a good and permanent job urgently. I lost my job in Feb 2019 and till now i am jobless. I got only 1 interview in 8 months and they didn't call back. I have 13 yrs of working experience. Please pray for me to get a job so that i can support my family. Glory be to Jesus

October 22
Trevor is in need of prayer warriors! He is fighting for his life. Please also pray for his family as they wait the seemingly endless wait and wonder about his recovery. His friends and community are shaken from the injury. Please pray for everyone's strength during this very scary time. Thank-you!

October 22
Please pray for Adam, Kristen, Finley, & River. Adam was burned in a furnace explosion and the families home left unlivable. Be with Adam during his healing process and the family in there efforts to find care help and a new home. God Bless
Amanda, SD

October 22
Please pray for our friends Carol and Wayne as he travels to Sioux Falls today to see if he will lose his leg due to his diabetes. God Bless
Amanda, SD

October 18
For Debbie who is managing through a cancer diagnosis.

October 16
Prayers for a dear soul, Becky, suffering from pneumonia, CHF, pulmonary hypertension and other conditions. If it is the Lord's will please pray for healing.
Joan, NE 

Post a Prayer

Avera is the health ministry of the Benedictine Sisters of Yankton, S.D., and the Presentation Sisters of Aberdeen, S. D. The Sisters welcome and respect people of all beliefs and traditions. Avera colleagues throughout the organization share the Sisters' values, and many join with the Sisters in holding these requests in prayer.

Guidelines for Entering a Prayer Request

In posting your prayer request, we ask that you follow these guidelines:

  1. Identify yourself by first name only.
  2. Do not identify another person or situation, or provide any confidential information in your prayer. (No last names, addresses, phone numbers, place of employment, etc.)
  3. Your request will remain on the site for approximately three weeks. Do not re-post the same request during this time.
  4. Limit your posts to no more than 500 characters per day.
  5. At this time, we are able to receive and post only prayers in English.
We will review all prayer requests and attempt to post them within 24 hours. We reserve the right to edit requests for content, confidentiality and length, and to not post those requests that we deem inappropriate.

Request Form

If you would like to make a prayer request, please use the form below. Your prayer request will be sent to the Benedictine and Presentation Sisters, and those not marked private will be displayed on this webpage.

Please press submit only once. There may be a short delay. Pressing more than once duplicates your submission.

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