Prayer Requests

This page is for LFBC family, local families and communities to unite in prayer for each other.  If you have a prayer need, use the prayer request form

Thu. Sept 13

From Cecil Gaines: praises for his sister coming through her by-pass surgery and doing well. Also, asking for prayer for his nephew Sean who is in North Carolina and and dealing with the Hurricane.

UPDATE on Ms. Betty: she is out of surgery and doing well. 

Ms. Betty Breeland is in CTMF Tyler. She suffered a brain aneurysm last night. Doctors are hopeful that surgery can be done today. Please lift her up in prayer.


Wednesday Night prayer requests: Kelly Carrington- adrenal tumor; surgery is pending, Pat Carroll's father Herb- has been moved to hospice care, Morgan Krantz- is in South Carolina in the path of Hurricane Florence, Shelby Parker- had open heart surgery last Friday, Betty Kersten- health, Jeri Norris and family- mom Ivanell is in the hospital .


Tues. Sept 11

Update from Barry on Rachel McClure: She is out of surgery and doing really well . 

Prayers for Rachel McClure as she has cataract surgery on her right eye today in Sunnyvale.


Mon. Sept 10

Please lift up Jeri Norris and her family. Her mom is in the hospital with multiple serious health issues. We know God still answers prayers.  

From Sonja Rosson: please be in prayer for my 52 yr old nephew Jeff. He had a stroke last night. She wanted you  all to know that it was 4 wks. ago today she had her stroke and she is doing really well. She thanks you for your prayers. 


Fri. Sept 6

Virginia Brogden sent the church her new address in Joshua. Call the office if you would like to send her a card. She also said to tell everyone that she misses you all & to please keep her in your prayers.

Thu. Sept 6

Wednesday night prayer requests:  Barron C - wisdom & peace

Wed. Sept 5

Praises for Tod Byrd's mom getting released from the hospital Saturday.  Also praises for Jeri Norris' cousin's new born that is home now.

Tue. Sept 4

Lift Cecile Gaines' sister-in-law, Linda in prayer.  She had a heart cath & shows 3 or more blockages.  Waiting for heart surgery to be scheduled.

Please be in prayer for Virginia Brogden as she moves to Joshua TX to be near family.

Sun. Sept 2

Ann Sharp's sister-in-law's surgery went well.  Ann says "Thanks" for all the prayers.

Fri. Aug 31

Please lift Tod Byrd's mom in prayer.  She has been admitted to Mother Frances for testing.

Thu. Aug 30

from Jeri Norris:  Prayers for my cousin's new baby girl, Rylee.  She was born a few days ago & her blood sugar level won't stay up, so she is in NICU.

Lift Debbie Borden up in prayer.  She has cancer.

Lift Ann Sharp's sister-in-law, Sherri Sawtelle in prayer as she has surgery today.

Mon. Aug 27

from Chelsea Ramsey:  Please pray for my Uncle Scott, who has 2 different kinds of cancer, stage 4 melanoma & lung cancer.

Lift Magdalena Lovejoy in prayer for healing from brain injury.


Thu. Aug 23

Service arrangements for Mary Kirbo:  visitation & service both at Lowe Funeral Home in Quitman.  Visitation is Saturday, August 25 from 6pm - 8pm & funeral service will be Sunday, August 26 at 2:30pm.

Mary Kirbo went home to be with the Lord this morning.  Be in prayer for Bob Kirbo & Becky Watson & family.

Wednesday night prayer requests:  Donna Starks - back surgery

Tue. Aug 21

Lift Martha Lopez in prayer.  She starts chemo today.

Be in prayer for Kelley Wilburn Abella, Charlie & Susan Wilburn's daughter.  She has a blood clot in her lung.  She is stable, taking meds & doctors will make decisions about long term treatment.

Be in prayer for Linda Morrow's aunt & uncle in the loss of a child & another with cancer.

Mon. Aug 20

Remember to lift the Uganda Mission team in prayer.

Continue to prayer for Larry O'Neal as he heals from his retina reattachment surgery.

from Lewis & Nelda Sweazy: Please be in prayer for the family of Joy Sweazy of Chandler.  She passed away Sunday morning.

Fri. Aug 17

Lift Howard & Sherry Crenshaw in prayer for decisions to be made.

Wed. Aug 15

from John (last name unknown) - Pray for me.  I just found out I will lose my job in 4 weeks.  Pray the Lord will open the door for another job & that I will stay healthy & confident in the Lord.

Please be in prayer for Billy Ray Sears' nephew, Robert Allen Gayler.  He fell off the roof & is going to the hospital by ambulance.

Continued prayers for Sonja Rosson.  She is doing a little better but still feeling really bad.

Lift Gary Thornhill in prayer for health problems & housing needs.

Mon. Aug 13

Please be in prayer for Sonja Rosson.  She is at ETMC Quitman.  She is not feeling well & requests no visitors at this time.

Nate Batchelor is having tests Tuesday on his kidneys.  His sister will be having surgery this Thursday. Please be in prayer for both of them.

James Boggs will be having shoulder surgery soon. Be in prayer for a successful surgery.

Please remember to lift up Robert & Donna Lane & Carolyn O'Neal as they head to Uganda this week on a mission trip.

Lift Ann Webster & Ila Reynolds up in prayer this week.  They both will be getting injections for back pain on Wednesday.

Continue to remember Bro David & Ginger Smith in prayer.

Thu. Aug  9

Please continue to lift Jack & Judy Anderson in prayers.  Jack has two breaks in his neck.  He will be in a collar for 12 more weeks.  Pray for healing because the doctor says the surgery for this type of break is very hard & has a very hard recovery period.

from Marie Davis: Please pray for my son-in-law and his health issues. 

Urgent unspoken prayer request.  God knows the needs.

Linda Morrow has asked for prayer for two family members who need prayer for health reasons.

Tue. Aug 7

Jack Anderson went back to the doctor today because of the pain in his neck from a fall.  His neck is broken in two places, front & back.  He is at the neurologist now for more testing.  Please lift Jack up in prayer for healing & relief from the pain & for Judy for strength & peace.

from Sonja Rosson:  Please pray for Ronnie Valentine & family.  He has been flown to a Dallas hospital.

Lift Mary McCoy in prayer.  She has been falling a lot due to health issues.

Mon. Aug 6

Service arrangements for Ron Dyess:  Visitation will be Tuesday, Aug 7 6-8pm at Lowe Funeral Home in Quitman.  Funeral service will be Wednesday, Aug 8 at LFBC at 2pm.

Please be in prayer for Holly R.  God knows the needs.

Jeanie Thompson has been released from the hospital  Continued prayers for healing.

Please be in prayer for Duzie & her sisters to let the light of the Lord shine thru them to family & friends.  Also prayers for the sale of some property & that the Lord give her strength to be a light thru the process.

Lift Gene Burch in prayer.  He is at Christus Mother Frances in room 515. Update: Gene has been released to go home. 

Praise the Lord, the Patricks' son, Wesley is doing much better.  He is being release from the hospital today.

Lift Larry O'Neal in prayer for healing of his eye surgery.  He will be off work for 6 weeks while the retina heals.  Carolyn will be on mission trip beginning Aug 16 & unable to care for him.  So prayers are needed.

Please be in prayer for the Dyess family.  Ron went home to be with Jesus & is not in pain any more.

Fri. Aug 3

from Ashley:  I have an unspoken prayer request.  I have been struggling lately & it is getting the best of me.  Please keep my children in prayer & restoration of my relationship with them.

Thu. Aug 2

Wednesday night prayer requests:  Kerri Thorn - health, Lisa S - hip replacement surgery, Betty N & Donna S - cancer

Please be in prayer for Charles & Sissie Patrick's son, Welsey & family.  He is in Neuro ICU ETMC.  #3382.  They are running tests trying to determine what is wrong.


Lift Larry O'Neal in prayer.  He is scheduled for eye surgery for a detached retina.

Wed. Aug 1

Services for Ruth Harris's son-in-law, David Thomas - service will be Friday, Aug 3  @ 11am at Smith-Benton Funeral Home 322 N Market St Benton, AR.  Memorial may be made to Lifeline Chaplaincy 1415 Southmore Blvd Houston TX  77004  713-524-1055

Praises:  Tina Cox's grandson was released from the hospital yesterday.

Praises:  David Allen's brother, Robbie was released from the hospital last night.  They think he was dehydrated from meds.

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