Tuesday John Piper had surgery for prostate cancer. Here is the lastest update from Desiring God Ministries:
Update on Surgery February 14, 20061:30 p.m.: We got word that John Piper is out of surgery. His wife, Noël, reported that the procedure went “beautifully.” So praise God with us and continue to pray with us for John’s recovery. We will keep you updated.11:30 a.m.: The doctors reported to Noel that John’s prostate has been removed successfully and things are going well from what they can tell. They are now beginning reconstruction. After that, Pastor John will have about a 1-hour recovery period before he is taken to his room where Noel will be able to see him.
Prayer: Please pray for the recovery period and the coming days of healing.
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