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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

October 10
Please pray for my cousin who died in an ATV accident. She leaves behind her husband and their 6 children ages 18mo - 13yo. Please pray that they find peace.
Ashley, MN

October 10
May my wife's grandfather find comfort from pain in hospice and when he passes may he find comfort on the other side with our lord and savior.
Bob, SD

October 1
Please pray that my family be made whole again, in particular for healthy holy healing decisions by my sons. Amen. Thank you.

September 30
I'm 32 and unmarried. I have multiple tumors or lumps in my right breast. Next month I may undergo surgery and will be sent for biopsy. Please pray tumors shouldn't be cancerous.

September 30
Kenji, my close friend, got involved in some money troubles to save his friend and he is enormously suffering. Please pray for him so that he can get through the tough situation with courage and strength. Also Protections for him. Please!!! In Japan, the Christian population is only 1-3% and there is no place to make a request online , thank you.
Hisako, Japan

September 27
I am taking antibiotic for an infection in my left calf area. Please pray that the pain goes away quickly and that my calf heals perfectly. Thanks so much.
Tim, CA

September 27
Prayers for Dave for submission to Jesus, EmaLee, Heide, Mattie, 3 kids is engaged, for salvation. I'm Jenny. Pray for me as I pray for my family and for all the lost, fallen away and the children in the world. Plz keep on continued prayer list thank you.

September 17
Please pray for my interview to go well today if it is God's will. Thank you so much! God is good...ALL the time!

September 12
Praise the Good Lord Jesus Christ!!! I posted a prayer request on here a couple of weeks ago because I was desperately seeking employment, and the Lord heard your prayers: I was offered a job yesterday and I accepted! Glory to God! I would also like to ask for prayer for a friend of mine who was recently diagnosed with cancer that has spread. May the Lord lay His healing hands on her and heal her body. And may He also provide her comfort and strength during this stressful time. Thank you for your prayers! God is so Good!
Heather, SD

September 10
Please pray for God to deliver me from a hardship I have been having for many years and for God to make change in my life and open new doors for me.
Sharon, TX

September 8
Please pray for my daughter Alessandra. She is 24. Her addiction struggle has been 7 years. We cannot afford proper aftercare. NH does not have a lot of options for paycheck to paycheck families. We are fighting for her life. She is fighting too. We need help. Please pray for her and our family.
Cathy, NH

September 8
My friend is in the hospital. They can't do surgery because he hasn't healed from the previous surgery and his bone density is really low. For the time being he is considered a paraplegic. He is our dear family friend and we love him very much. Please keep him and his family in your prayers.
Brenna, SD

September 7
I would appreciate prayers for my daughter who continues to suffer from chronic, intractable migraines. Please pray for complete healing and/or the Lord will send someone who can find the answer. Thank you
Dawn, SD

September 7
Please pray for my dad. He has had several medical problems and is still very sick. Please pray that God grants him the strength and courage to recover and our family strength and courage as well.
Joe, SD

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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