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

Jan. 17 — Please keep Pastor Ted Moore and his wife in your prayers.  They are both struggling with serious ongoing health issues and their son also just passed away.  Lift them in prayer.

Jan. 15 — Please pray for Wanda Sanders. She fell and broke her hip today. She is in Rolla now having surgery. Lift her and Bob up in prayer.

Jan. 9 — Don Wade has been in ER with Covid pneumonia. He is headed home with oxygen. Please lift him and Daleene in prayer. Daleene is doing better.

Jan. 5 — Pray for Jason and Katherine Qualls as they will be having an early C-Section this Friday.  Pray for a healthy baby and safe delivery.  Lift them up.  

Jan. 4 — Please pray for Don and Daleene Wade. They both tested positive for Covid. Lift them in prayer.

Jan. 4 — Please keep Kirk Bates in your prayers.  He tested positive for Covid.

Dec. 28 — Please keep Pastor Ted Moore and his wife in your prayers.  They are dealing with serious ongoing health issues.  Please lift them in prayer.

Dec. 23 — Dorothy Bock is going to a nursing home in Eldon today or tomorrow for rehab.  The plan is for her to return home once she's released from the nursing home. Please lift her up in prayer.  I will send out the address so you can send cards as soon as I receive it.  

Dec. 20 — Please pray for Dorothy Bock.  She is in Eldon with family and had to be admitted to the hospital with flu.  Please lift her in prayer. 

Dec. 16 — Please pray for Frank Fry.  He is in extreme pain from degenerating discs.  Lift him and family up in prayer.

Dec. 16 – Please pray for Granny Viola Beltz, she works at our daycare.   She has pneumonia and Covid and is in Mountain View hospital.  Please lift her in prayer.  

Dec. 14 — Pray for Susan Stigall as she tested positive for Covid.  Please pray for her and family.

Dec. 13 — Pray for Deb Weybright’s Dad, Walter Lee, who is in declining health.

Dec. 13 — We have an unspoken prayer request for a member of the Joe and Chris Honeycutt family.  Please lift this in prayer.  

Dec. 10 — Please pray for Lynn Gayer and his wife. They both have Covid. He’s very sick. Lift both up in prayer.

Dec. 8 — Please pray for Brenda, Tammy Chase's sister-in-law.  She has had a stroke or bells palsy.  Lift her in prayer.

Dec. 7 — Please keep Zach Taylor in prayer.  He has been diagnosed with Covid.  Lift him up in prayer.

Dec. 6 — Please pray for Debra Stockard as she has Covid. Lift her in prayer for quick healing.



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