Urgent Prayer Request: 9/16/2020


  1. Diana Miller has requested prayer for her brother who has been missing for 11 hours.  9/16/2020
  2. Ann Hodge requests prayer for her
  3. sister-in-law, Barbara Weatherly who had breast surgery in Knoxville today. 9/16/2020
  4. Please pray for Betty Leonard.  9/16/2020
  5. Dale Strother requests prayer for his son Josh who will have surgery on 9/16/2020.  His surgery is regarding  the removal his large intestines. 9/15/2020
  6. Audrey Little Feather Hill has returned home from surgery in Nashville.  Pray for her recovery.  9/15/2020
  7. Update on Randy Ledford:  recent X-rays reveal that he has several bone spurs on his spine, as well as his spinal arthritis has worsened.  He will have an MRI tomorrow at 3 pm to determine his next steps.  9/15/2020
  8. Sandra Keebler requests prayer for wisdom and words to share with a family that she will visit this week.  None of the family know Christ as their Savior.  9/14/2020
  9. Todd Fields requests prayer for his dad, Larry Fields, who has heart issues.  He is the VA Hospital.  9/13/2020
  10. Sammie Combs had a brother pass this week.  Remember his family in prayer.  9/10/2020
  11. Allie Morris has requested prayer for a co-worker whose husband passed on Tuesday.  9/10/2020
  12. Judy Henegar has asked for continued prayer for her daughter Chelsea.  9/19/2020
  13. Bobby Reed has been discharge from the hospital and is at home recovering from surgery and pneumonia and sepsis.  9/15/2020
  14. Please pray for Pastor Pete’s friend Dave and his wife, Brenda who is sick probably with COVID-19.  9/8/2020
  15. Please pray for Danielle and Brandon Nave for their apartment to be remodeled quickly so they can get back in their home soon.  9/8/2020
  16. Michelle Vanover had a heart attack and the doctors installed a stent.  She has gone home.  9/12/2020
  17. Matthew Reed has further cardiac consultations, that may require open heart surgery.  Please pray for these other consultations.  9/9/2020
  18. Sandra Miller requests prayer for her nephew John Duggar’s family.  He was killed in an automobile accident this week.  His funeral was Saturday.  9/12/2020
  19. Pray for Bobby Harrell, who had surgery last week.  He is at home recovering.  9/2/2020
  20. Regina Bradford Harrell requests prayer for her dad’s brother, Duane, who had a bone marrow test that showed 80%+ cancer cells.  Please prayer for Dad too. 9/2/2020
  21. Freta Tipton requests prayer for her mother who lives in NC.  Her surgical recovery is going slowly.  9/1/2020
  22. Sarah Tackett requests prayer for friend from Columbia, TN.  His name is Jonathan; he has severe seizures issues.  He had small piece of his brain removed yesterday which the doctors hope will reduce if not eliminate serious seizures for him.  9/2/2020
  23. Pray for RD Wiley had surgery to remove a kidney recently.  He is at home recovering.  9/5/2020
  24. Pray for Cassidy Greenlee with the passing of her grandmother.  8/30/2020
  25. Pray for Joe Cass who has been at the VA hospital overnight.  Coming home today.  Please for him and Ms. Betty.  9/5/2020
  26. Pray for Jason Fox.  He has another infection in one of his index fingers.  He lost a finger earlier this year.  8/29/2020
  27. Pray for David Adams and Jessica; his grandfather in Virginia just passed way this morning.  8/27/2020
  28. Shelly Gambill asks us to pray for her son, Brycen, who has a very involved cyst. The surgeon is trying an experimental procedure for 6 weeks to try to avoid a very invasive surgery and long term recovery. Specifically pray that this procedure works, that no infection is found during this six weeks, and that Shelly can manage the daily treatment regime. 8/27/2020
  29. Please pray for Debby Clark. She has been informed that her job is going away at the end of September. Please pray for another part time job that she can enjoy and serve God as much as she has this one. 8/27/2020
  30. Pray for LaDonna Hoilman, whose brother passed away this week. 8/27/2020
  31. Pray for Michael, Jerry and Sherry Stevens son-in-law who will have tests next week in Knoxville on Tuesday as well as meet with the kidney surgeon.  Their daughter Lori will be having a hysterectomy on September 28.  Also pray for Sherry’s brother, Gene, who is grieving the loss of his wife.  8/26/2020
  32. Eric Alford has requested prayer for his mother Barbara Alford, who came through her surgery very well on Wednesday.  8/29/2020
  33. Regina Harrell has been released from the hospital and will be on strong antibiotics for 2 weeks and then return for another scan to see if the abcess has responded. If not, she will face invasive surgery so please pray this works.  8/27/2020
  34. Pray for Keith Green’s dad; he is at home recovering with Afib issues.   8/25/2020
  35. Jerry Stevens requests prayer for a friend, Jack Fullerton, who had cancer surgery recently as well as other health issues. 8/23/2020
  36. Jan Sparrow’s mother, Gwen Anderson, will have a biopsy on Sep. 8 of a spot on her lungs.  8/23/2020
  37. Pray for Debbie Donaldson’s sister Lisa Chapman who has recovered from COVID 19 and back to work.  8/303/2020
  38. Pray for Margret Foster who is sick at home and is being tested for other complications with her neck.  8/17/2020
  39. Tammy Gibson requests prayer for the salvation of her brothers, nieces, and nephews, as well as for the health of her father-in-law. 9/13/2020
  40. Jim Krell requests prayer for himself.  He is receiving consultations regarding blood issues.   8/23/2020
  41. Pray for Jenna Shea Bailey’s family with the passing of her mother, Donna Mounts.  8/16/2020
  42. Continue to pray for the President and Vice President, our Tennessee Governor and other key leaders who are assisting with the pandemic virus and the return of our Nation for churches, work places, schools and everyday life return to normal life.  Also pray that our nation’s people to repent of their sin and turn to God to heal our nation spiritually and physically. 7/15/2020
  43. Sara Tackett requests prayer to help her to find a job since returning from India. 7/15/2020
  44. Nancy Ferrell requests prayer for Joe, her husband, as he is recovering from a major neck injury. Joe has weakness to walk and is having issues with his equilibrium stability.
  45. Pray for these lost people that need to be saved: Don and Jose, Mrs. Farmer, Vernon, Dan, Pam, Lauren, Mike, Jordan, Daniel, Randal Stanley, Ray, Gary Hartfield, for someone’s uncle, Robbie & Andrew, Jordan, Brian Lowe, Michael, Erica, Chandler and Bobbie and Ronnie Britt.
  46. Continue to pray for the Jim Fox family with his mother’s passing away to Heaven.




Lisa Stevens Parrish, T.A. Duggar Middle School, Elizabethton

Kristin Lance, Charolette, NC

Amber Haney, Jonesborough Elementary

Susan Gray, Chuckey Doak High School, Greene County

Angie Boyer, Lakebridge Elementary,Johnson City

Dani Scott, Washington County

Lauren Lawhon, Mountain View Elementary

Kelly Tackett, Unicoi Elementary School

Mark Bowles, West Greene High, Greene County

Amanda Bitner, Sullivan County

Patricia Farrior, Sullivan County

Mariel Wilder, McDonald Elementary


Kim Holmes, Teacher’s Assistant, Towne Acres, J.C.

Jeannette Cohran, Admin Assistant, Science Hill Career Tech Education

Jason Wilder, VET Service Coordinator, Walter State.

Pam Dykes Price, Johnson City Central Office

Larry Tipton, LockSmith, ETSU

Regina Harrell, Counseling Supervisor, Unicoi County School.

Allie Malone, School Nurse, Mountain View

Lori Comstock, Teacher’s Ass’t, Cherokee Elementary School.

Ongoing Prayer Requests

JC Milhorn has Lou Gehrig’s disease.

Joe Cass has several health issues.

Vickey Dempsey, Hospice Care

Veronica Hurst has several health issues.

Bobby Harrell has chronic pain and fatigue.

J.B. Becky and Justin Fine salvation

Dale and Linda Browning

Scott Bradford (Regina Harrell’s dad)

Bill Buchanan (Lori Tackett’s uncle)                                

Sidney Guerin (Jeannette Cohran’s brother)

Tim Cohran’s family house fire settlement

Matthew Clark 

Kim Church – Chronic rheumatoid arthritis                                

Brian Bowles, Mark Bowles’ brother

Ann Wright (Mary Brown’s cousin) is in long term rehab                    

Pray for Revival in East Tennessee

Roy Garvin’s friend, Mike, who is lost.

Judy Fox battling cancer

Pray for all our widows and widowers.

Bettie Miller (Harry Miller’s mom in long term care)

James and Sarah Volkmann (Lori Tackett’s parents)                                 

Michael Peterson, (Renal failure due to diabetes); he is now on a kidney transplant list.

Jim Brogdon is recovering at home from leg injuries.


Our Military

Melissa Ogle Folsom, Army, Ft. Polk, LA; her husband, Raymond Folsom, Army Chaplain, Ft. Polk, LA,  RJ Harrell, Air Force (Louise Harrell’s Grandson), Bailey Kay Jimenez (niece of Kent and Tiffany Hjerpe), USMC.  Sandra and Perry Whitaker’s grandson Zachery Hardin is in the U. S. Army. 


Our Missionaries


  • Alan & Tina Lyle, CRU, Orlando, FL
  • Sara Bottomley, CRU, ETSU/Boone, NC and Johnson City
  • Debby Clark has a nephew in Papu, Indonesia with Wycliffe Bible Translators:  Mike & Amy Martin.  They are translating the New Testament for the Kosarek people.
  • Angela Thompson’s daughter and son-in-law:  Carla and Daniel Gibson and their four children are now missionaries in Osaka, Japan with Christar Ministries.
  • The Adoration Team.
  • Katie and Tyler Shelby who are serving God in Ethiopia
  • Bob and Kristen Hickling, BGA, serving in Georgia for the Will Graham Crusade in 2020.

Pray for Firefighters, EMS and Police

Pray for our FireFighters, EMS, the local Police units, the Sheriff’s Department and the Tennessee Highway Patrol during the upcoming days for their rest, success, safety, both physical and mental well-being.  Also pray for them to have the ability to handle conflict, stress and trauma in their lives as they encounter these in their jobs and other exposures of life.