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

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.

Jan. 21 — Please pray for Kathy Pamperien.  She has been in ICU in Springfield with very serious health issues.  Please lift her, Van and family up in prayers.
Jan. 18 — Please keep Beulah Fisher in your prayers. She fell and broke her wrist.

Jan. 16 — Remember these ladies in prayer.   Tammy McCoy James received minor burns yesterday when burning leaves.  She went to the ER and is back at home now.   Ann Bruening had a fall today and broke her nose.   She also went to ER but is at home now.   Continue to lift these ladies in prayer.
Jan. 9 — Remember Dave Weybright and Debra in your prayers as he recovers from surgery.
Jan. 5 — Pray for Marcia Hunter, Susan’s sister. She has taken a turn for the worse and is in the hospital. Susan is with her. Please pray for entire family.

Jan. 2 — Pray for Lonnie Vandiver, John's brother today as he is having surgery on a brain tumor today. Please lift him and the entire family 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