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.
Wed. Aug 14
Please be in prayer for the Gary Bishop family & friends & the Gaston Sanitation family. Gary was hit by a car & killed while working early Monday morning.
Tue. Aug 13
Susan Byrd has an appointment at Baylor/Dallas this Friday to check on nodules on her thyroid and elevated blood calcium levels. Please be in prayer for good results.
Thu. Aug 8
Please continue to lift Reed Hewitt in prayer. He had a rough night, is also losing blood. He will be getting a blood transfusion & is also in a lot of pain.
Wed. Aug 7
LIft Cecile Gaines in prayer. He has had a relapse of bone infection & is headed to stay with his brother in Florida for treatment.
Reed Hewitt had surgery this morning on his pelvis. Doctor put a plate & screws in to repair his pelvis. Doctor said he will have a long recovery & PT time, but should be able to ride again. Praise God!
Tue. Aug 6
Be in prayer for Stephen to follow God's direction on a personal relationship.
Fri. Aug 2
Arrangements for John Smith's father, Edgar Leon Smith: A celebration of Edgar’s life will be held 10:00 A.M. Monday, August 5, 2019, at Heath Cemetery in Heath, Texas, at 224 Smirl Dr, Heath, TX 75032.
Be in prayer for Curtis & Levada Carey. Curtis fell breaking his back. He has been admitted to Wood County Memorial rehab until he can have surgery on his back.
Please lift Kat Hedges in prayer as she is struggling with fibromyalgia, sciatic pain & problems with her wrist. Ongoing pain is such a struggle & lots of prayer is need for Kat & other that suffer ongoing pain.
Thu. Aug 1
Please lift Caleb Allred, Josh & Krystle Allred's son, in prayer. He has been having severe headaches. They are at ER at Sulphur Spring to get a CT scan.
Please be in prayer John Smith & family. John's father passed away last night.
Praise: Sherry Pace's cancer tests came out clear. Praises to God.
Wed. July 31
Shirley Belcher has been moved to Providence Park Rehab in Tyler. Continue to be in prayer for her for healing & strength,
Tue. July 29
Joye Stephens has been moved to Mineola Healthcare for rehab. She is in room 39. Please continue to pray for healing & strength.
Mon. July 28
Pease be in prayer for Joey & Julie Garner family. Joey's mother passed away Friday. Visitation: Tuesday, July 30, 6pm - 8pm at Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home. Service: Wednesday, July 31 at Smyrna Union Church.
Prayers for Beverly Sloan as she begins chemo.
Prayers for good tests results sor Sherry Pace from her biopsy.
Fri. July 26
Beverly Shaw is having serious health problems.
Please pray for the Phil Rinnaker family as he passed away on Wednesday. He was a long time member before they moved to Midlothian.
Wed. July 24
Annie McNown's father is in the hospital with several health issues that are keeping him from being able to transfer to inpatient rehab. Please be in prayer that these issue get resolved so he can continue to heal in all areas.
Tues. July 23
Prayers are needed for Joyce Stephens. She is at UTHealth- Tyler (formerly ETMC) with blood clots in her legs. They have been unable to do anything for her as of yet and she is not feeling very good.
Joyce is bedbound with blood clots up near both hips. They are going to have her take a capsule with a camera in it to see what is going on internally. Liquid diet for 24 hours. Her daughter is with her and she is in room #6814. Please continue to pray.
Shirley Belcher will be having robotic surgery tomorrow to remove a cancerous tumor.
Mon. July 22
Nancy Morris' cousin, Gary Ogburn in VA Houston with 3 large blood clots on bladder with a high fever.
Nelda Wilcoxson's daughter in law is in UTHealth in Tyler. She is diabetic, on dialysis, and has an infection in her foot. Please pray the infection can be cleared without the loss of her foot.
Thurs. July 18
Charlie Cook is coming out from under the anesthesia and is responding to his surroundings. Prayers are being answered so please continue to pray for full recovery.
Wed. July 17
Sherry Pace's sister, Beverly Phillips had surgery last Friday and is having complications.
Sherry Pace has a spot in her lung. Had a pet scan and should get results tomorrow.
Tues. July 16
Please continue to pray for Charlie and Jo Cook as Charlie is continuing to battle for his life. Charlie is no longer under sedation but is non responsive. They are hoping that the sedation has not gotten completely out of his system yet and are waiting on EEG and MRI results from yesterday. Got test results this afternoon and good news, they show no brain damage. Prayers are being answered.
Please pray for Jeri and Angel as they are both struggling with health issues.
Fri. July 12
Art & Betty Davis' 28 yo granddaughter, Katie Rae Kugler-large ovarian cyst/tumor. She is in alot of pain in Houston ER.
Thurs. July 11
Ms. Jessie had surgery this morning and is doing great and will head home shortly.
Please pray for Alan Richmond who is struggling with Parkinson's Disease.
Wed. July 10
Please continue to pray for Charlie Cook & his wife, Jo. Charlie is still in the heart hospital under sedation. His kidneys are damaged & he is on dialysis. They are trying to decide if & when to do surgery on his heart. This is a hard time for Jo. She & Charlie need all the prayers you can send up.
Continue to pray for Shirley Belcher, that she continues to gain strength for surgery.
Tue. July 9
Rolene Myers' surgery went well & she was able to go home yesterday.
Mon. July 8
Lift Elwanda Cosby in prayer. She has been to 4 doctors while down here visiting.
Please lift Sonja Rosson's son, Pepper, in prayer. His Hep C has returned. Pray for doctors to know the right treatment & for God to heal him.
Fri. July 5
Arrangements for Jack Head, Ms. Jessie's nephew: Cameron Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon, visitation 12-1pm, service 1pm.
Be in prayer for Nate Batchlor's grandson, Kannon. God knows the needs.
Wed. July 3
We just got word that Jack Head, Ms. Jessie's nephew passed away yesterday. No arrangements yet.
Continue to lift Angel Ray in prayer. She didn't get any answers for her pain at ER.
Rolene Myers is at home now, but will return Monday for surgery on her ankle. She will be at UT Health Tyler at 10:15. Be in prayer for her surgery.
Tue. July 2
Lift Marshal Higginbotham in prayer. He is at the hospital having his gall bladder removed. Pray for Charlene too.
Be in prayer for Angel Ray. She is having a lot of pain & on her way to Christus Mother Frances ER in Tyler.
Mon. July 1
Continue to lift Ms Jessie up in prayer. She is still very sore after her fall last week. She goes for tests this week prior to her kidney surgery on July 11..
Update on Shirley Belcher: God is so good! Shirley is back to Wesley House. Good news from the oncologist: the cancer is limited to the colon and there is a possibility of removing the tumor and no chemo. Continue to lift Shirley up in prayer for strengthing her body & lungs to get ready for surgery.
Prayers for Robin Smith. Her horse fell on her ankle & broke it. She will need surgery on it soon.
Update: Charlie Cook has been moved to Plano Heart Hospital. He has had several more heart attacks & is very sick. He is stable today. The doctors are deciding on the course of action. Please lift up Charlie & Jo, but also the medical staff for coure of action.
David Gamble is looking for a used van for their ministry in Alaska. Be in prayer for a van for them.