Prayer requests


Have a prayer request or update? Share them with our church office by calling 417-967-2297 or emailing firstbaptistchurchhouston@yahoo.com

The church also operates a prayer chain ministry. Members also can subscribe to a text messaging service that sends prayer requests to members. 

Prayer Requests

July 8 — Wilburn Elmore is now home.  He is on a very restricted diet but doing well.  Please keep him in your prayers. 

July 6 — Please keep Ken and Joanne Vawter in your prayers at the passing of Ken's mother, Alene Vawter.   Visitation is Friday the 10th from 6-8 p.m. at Hutson Funeral Home and Funeral is Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at funeral home.  Burial in Arkansas Saturday at 3:00 p.m.  Lift their entire family up during this difficult time.

July 6 — Please pray for Wilburn Elmore.  He is in TCMH, room 206, with problems swallowing.   Lift him up iin prayer.

June 29 — Please pray for Doris Fry.  She has fallen and is being taken to the Texas County Memorial Hospital.

June 29 — Pray for Frank and Doris Fry.   Neither is feeling well.  Lift them in prayer for healing and comfort.

June 29 — Please pray for Carla Taylor, Roma Hollenbeck's stepdaughter.   She has been involved in a serious cattle accident and is en route to a Springfield hospital.  Please lift her in prayer now.  

June 27 — Remember Barbara Rhyner in prayer as she is having another emergency surgery to repair hole in stomach. Lift her in prayer.

June 25 — Frank Fry had surgery and it went well.  He is in ICU, but should be in regular room later today or tomorrow.  Due to COVID only one person can visit, so that will be family.  Susan is very sore and will be deciding today whether she needs to go to doctor or not.  

June 24 — Pray for Frank Fry as he is in Texas County Memorial Hospital awaiting emergency gall bladder surgery. Also Susan Stigall fell this evening and possible bruised tailbone and pulled muscles. Remember them both in prayer. 
 
June 22 — Please remember Curtis Mitchell in prayer.  He is 7 years old and was in a horse accident and  airlifted to Cox yesterday, He is stable and responding today, but keep him in prayer.  He is Teri Mitchell's nephew.  

June 5 — Remember Bob and Audrey Barnhart's son Robert in prayer today as he has surgery and following.  Lift him and family in prayer. 

Let us know if you have a special prayer request.

Philippians 4:6-7: Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made know to God