Our Community Prayer List

St. Matthew's is a house of prayer. Join us as we pray for God's people every day.

The week of February 16th

The Community We Pray For

Daily we take time to ask our God above to bless people who are struggling with illnesses, personal demons, or life's everyday troubles. You can be a part of our team by raising up to God all of those below.


  • Evelyn
  • Robert
  • Helmut - recovering from broken leg
  • Jessica and Eddie - God's guidance through their pregnancy
  • Robert
  • Lorraine
  • Joan
  • Walter - at Sunrise of Old Tappan
  • Jody
  • William - after a short stay at Valley Hospital
  • Nora - in hospice care at Sunrise of Woodcliff Lake
  • Pastor Anthony Iovine - recovering from illness


  • Rev. Herbert Mueller, 1st Vice-President of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, as he fights brain cancer


  • Pat - battling ovarian cancer
  • Steve - having some personal issues
  • Barbara - battling cancer, in need of God's strength and hope
  • Thomas - battling cancer
  • Margaret, battling stage 4 lung cancer
  • The family and friends of Skip who are mourning his death
  • Louise, recovering from a fall off of a horse
  • Steve - recovering from complications to surgery
  • Joe - recovering from a motorcycle accident
  • Ryan
  • Robert - mourning the loss of his partner
  • Morgan - fighting thyroid cancer
  • Tom R. - recovering from neck surgery
  • Isabel - fighting cancer
  • Steve
  • Pat
  • Lois - battling cancer
  • Shelly - battling lymphoma
  • Audre - battling cancer
  • Geza - battling cancer
  • Cole - battling cancer
  • Angelo - for the Holy Spirit to guide Him on the path of peace
  • Antonio - struggling with health issues
  • Pat - struggling with health issues
  • John
  • Howard
  • Robert
  • Darlene
  • Tom
  • Michael
  • Delores - dealing with health struggles
  • Florence - fighting breast cancer
  • Ken
  • Cristin - for God's guidance and strength
  • Mary - battling health issues
  • Brianna - for heavenly guidance and strength

Others We Are Praying For

  • For the nations of the world, that they strive towards peaceful reconciliation with all people
  • For our nation that we can find a way to not let political differences divide us
  • For the homeless of Bergen County, that our Lord would raise up leaders to help them


  • Rev. Matthew Harrison, President, Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod
  • Rev. Dr. Anthony Steinbronn, President, New Jersey District of the LC-MS
  • Rev. Robert Holsten, Circuit Visitor, Circuit 1, New Jersey District
  • Rev. Deric Taylor, Regional Vice-President, New Jersey District
  • Rev. Waldemar Vinovskis, President, SELC District of the LC-MS
  • Rev. James Douthwaite, Circuit Visitor, SELC District of the LC-MS


  • Steve Setteduccati, CEO of New Concepts for Living
  • Jim Killoran, Executive Director of The Fuller Center for Housing of Greater New York
  • Kate Duggan, Executive Director of Family Promise of Bergen County


  • Hon. Michael Petrino, Mayor, Borough of New Milford
  • Hon. Randi Duffi, Council President, Borough of New Milford
  • Hon. Hedy Grant, Council Member, Borough of New Milford
  • Hon. Ira Grotsky, Council Member, Borough of New Milford
  • Hon. Thea Sirocchi-Hurley, Council Member, Borough of New Milford
  • Hon. Lisa Sandhusen, Council Member, Borough of New Milford
  • Hon. Matthew Seymour, Council Member, Borough of New Milford
  • Chief William Mury, New Milford Fire Department
  • Chief Brian T. Clancy, New Milford Police Department