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

Nov. 20 — Charlie Hartman has recently had several seizures, and also had gall bladder removed. He isn't doing well. He's entering the Sarcoxie Nursing Home. His family called and requested prayers. You can send cards to his home and Kathy will take them to him. Address is 1511 N. Center St, Sarcoxie, MO 64862

Nov. 15 — Please remember in prayer, Bernice Rattunde. She has been admitted to TCMH, Room 205, with fluid on the lungs.

Nov. 14 — There will be a graveside service for Helen Huss, Roma Hollenbeck's sister, at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, at Pine Lawn Cemetery.

Nov. 13 — Remember Roma Hollenbeck in your prayers. Her sister passed away 11-11-17. The graveside will be here possibly Friday. Will send details when received.

Nov. 9 — Please remember Janice Nixdorf and her mother. Her mother is in a Springfield hospital with serious health issues. Lift them up in prayer.

Nov. 2 — Baby Blake Scheets is doing much better. No pneumonia and breathing much better. Thanks for all the prayers.

Nov. 1 — Please keep Chyenne and Tanner Scheets baby boy, Blake Oliver Wayne Scheets in your prayers. He was born Monday morning and is now in the hospital with pneumonia. Please keep him, parents and grandparents in your prayers.

Nov. 1 — Please pray for Roma Hollenbeck's sister, Ellen Huss. She has just been diagnosed with liver cancer and put on hospice. Also, lift Roma up 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