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

June 17 —Please continue to pray for Aaron Cantrell. He had a stint put in today and that went well, but he will be having triple by pass in the future.

June 3 — Martha Carter's service will be at our church on Friday. Visitation will be 10-11 and the service will be at 11. Lunch will be served for the family after the service.

June 3 — David Gourley continues to have treatments for cancer, but this one is really making him ill. He goes back next week for another treatment. Pray that the treatments work and also that he will regain his health and feel better. Lift him and Darlene up in your prayers.

June 2 —Martha Carter passed away this morning. Please keep her family in prayer. Will send arrangements when know. 

May. 31 —Ann Bruening's mother passed away last night. Please keep their family in your prayers.

May 30 —Ann Bruening's mother, Lillis Hulme, is nearing the end of her life. Please lift Ann and Harold, their family, and her mother up in prayer during this time.

May 28 — Keep Bryan Wade in prayer. He went to diabetes appointment in Springfield today and they think he may be Type 1 instead of 2 and need insulin. Pray his sugar goes down and it's type 2.

May 20 —Please continue to lift up Aaron Cantrell and Dan Adey in prayer. They are both dealing with health issues.

May 15 —Mitch Walker will be having a skin graft tomorrow. It will be his 15th surgery. Please continue to lift him and his family up in prayer.

May 12 — John Vandiver is still in Springfield hospital. No answers yet, waiting on more test results. Maybe find out something tomorrow. He's still super weak. Please keep praying!

 —May 9 — Please lift Wanda Floyd up in prayer. She is in Cox Hospital with health issues. Keep her in prayer.

May 8 — Pray for John Vandiver. He's not been feeling well and is at ER now running tests. They hope to get some answers soon. Keep him and family in prayers.

May 7 — Please keep Bryan Wade and family in prayers. He's at ER now with sugar at 585 — trying to get it down. They said he's been diabetic a while but not diagnosed. Pray for Bryan's peace of mind and for him to be calm through this.

May 3 — Remember Karie Borton in prayer. She is in Houston hospital with health issues. Martha Carter is also coming back to Houston House tomorrow. 

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