David Joel DiSilvestro, Ph.D., 32, of Dublin, passed away Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at OSU Medical Center after a courageous battle with cancer. His obituary and a place to post remembrances to the family are at http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/dispatch/obituary.aspx?n=david-disilvestro&pid=186333701&fhid=8670.
David was a researcher at OSU and the son of Dr. Roberto DiSilvestro also in nutrition at OSU FCFS will be making a contribution to the memorial education fund being established to help support David’s sons. If you would like to give you can give directly or contact our Treasurer Ann Dee Hamilton.
Our prayers are with the family in this time of grief.
We have an OSU student’s Mom who is in a Moms in Prayer group that would like to pray specifically for Christian professors and employees at OSU. If you would like to have their support in prayer please let me know by clicking here. The list goes no farther than her notebook and the prayers go no farther than their group…no privacy will be invaded. What a great service for our Fellowship!
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Fellowship with Christian Faculty and Staff doesn’t need to be confined to once a month or so! One of the things our Steering Committee has talked about is forming prayer clusters all over campus. Do you know one (or more) believer(s) on faculty or staff in your department or building? Have you thought about meeting over coffee or lunch once a week to once a month to pray for 15 minutes for each other’s ministry on campus, your department(s), and for the work of Christ at Ohio State? Why not ask them what they think about the idea?
If you find someone who is interested, decide when you can get together for the first time, and then whether you want to continue to meet regularly, and email Bob Trube at email@example.com. If you are interested but don’t know anyone else in your department/building, email Bob as well, and as we learn of others nearby on campus also seeking a group, we’ll match you up. We’ll send you some tips that have helped other prayer groups nurture a dynamic prayer life together and see God work. We would love to see a network of faculty and staff across the campus bathing Ohio State in prayer. Imagine what the Lord might do!