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 23 — Remember in prayer, Carlene Borden's daughter-in-law as she has cancer.   Carlene has been attending our church and is an employee of the Food Pantry.  Keep the family in prayers.

March 18 — Keep Susan Stigall in your prayers.   She has torn tendons in her good leg and is experiencing a lot of pain with it.   Lift her and family up in prayer. 

March 18 — During this time, remember to trust in God and lift others up in prayer.  Today remember those small business owners that will be struggling during these days and also the employees who are cut back or laid off.  Also, always lift up our leaders, National, state and local who are having to make lots of tough decisions.   God Bless You and stay safe!

March 16 — At this time of turmoil in our world, we would just like to reach out and ask that you remember in prayer today the doctors and nurses that are on the front lines.   We'll be sending out reminders each day and updates as we receive things.  

March 12 — Please keep Bruce Wilson in your prayers.   He had some health issues and is in Mercy Hospital in Springfield.   He is expecting to come home tomorrow.  Lift him and Imogene up in prayer.  
Feb. 12 — Danny Walker is having outpatient surgery today.   Remember him in prayer.  

Feb. 10 — Remember Kelsi Smith in prayer.  She has been diagnosed with an auto immune disorder.  She is Dan Adey's niece.

Feb. 9 — Remember Beckett Richardson in prayer as he has surgery to remove tonsils tomorrow morning. Lift him and his family in prayer. (Beckett's surgery is done and all went well.   He is on his way home.  Praise to God.)
Feb. 8 — Rev Mike Yelton, former pastor of First Baptist Church in Houston,  will be having pacemaker replacement surgery next week. Lift him and family up in prayer.

Feb. 2 — Remember Alyssa Krebs in prayer. She is in the ER with serious heart issues.

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