Prayer requests

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

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

March 13 — Please pray for Larry Gaston. He has fluid on the lungs. They will be draining it tomorrow morning and testing for cancer. Please pray for him, Bonnie and family.

Feb. 28 — Charlotte Sutton's niece Sara has recently been diagnosed with multiple myeloma. She is beginning treatments. Please keep her and the entire family in your prayers.

Feb. 21 — Georgia Adey went back to doctor today and her heart was back in rhythm from the medicine change. She didn't need the cardioversion today. Thanks for all the prayers and praise to God.

Feb. 19 — Robbie Smith's friend, Jeremy Werner, a Houston firefighter, is in a St. Louis hospital fighting for his life. Please lift him up in prayer.
Feb. 14 — Pray for Lana Brown's granddaughter, Sadie Clark. She is a baby and in Children's Hospital in St. Louis with serious health issues.

Feb. 14 — Georgia Adey's procedure this morning was not successful. They go next week to try it again. Please keep them in prayer and for a successful outcome next week.

Feb. 13 — Georgia Adey goes to the hospital  tomorrow for a cardioversion to restore normal heart rhythm. It should take 20-30 minutes and she should come home tomorrow.  Please keep her in your prayers.

 Feb. 8 — Please remember Bob Krantz and family in prayer. He is in ICU in a Springfield hospital with serious health issues. (Friends of Dan and Georgia Adey).

Feb. 5 — Remember Georgia Adey in your prayers. She is having some issues with pacemaker or meds regulating it. She will be going to the doctor today, weather permitting. Pray for safe travels for she and Dan.

Feb. 4 — Please remember Cora Turnbull's brother, Dennis Collins, in your prayers. He is having heart problems.

Jan. 30 — Please keep Mike Sperlazza in your prayers. He has breathing issues and now has pneumonia also. His mother is a neighbor to Dorothy Bock.

Jan. 29 — Remember Bernice Rattunde, she is having health issues and requested prayer.

Jan. 18 — Maudeline Maxwell fell and broke her wrist. She will be seeing an orthopedic doctor next week. She and Bill are moving into Houston House today, just temporarily. Please keep Maudeline, Bill and entire family in your prayers during this time.
Jan. 6 — Please remember Jim McNiell and family upon the passing of Jim's sister. She passed away yesterday.

Jan. 6 — Please pray for Andy Wells. He is in Rolla hospital with serious complications from kidney stones and surgery. Prayers being requested.

Jan. 4 — Lonnie Lee has improved slightly. He is at Barnes Hospital now. He is still in need of a lot of prayers. Battling heart issues and diabetes. He is the son-in-law of Robert and Judy Rouse. 

Jan. 4- Please remember Elizabeth Hamilton Steele who is having complications with pregnancy. She is Amy and Rex Hamilton's daughter.

Jan. 2 — Please keep Lonnie Lee — Robert and Judy Rouse son-in-law, — in your prayers. He is battling with severe heart issues caused from diabetes. He is being taken to Barnes- Jewish Hospital in St. Louis.

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