Prayer Line & Requests
"The LORD is near to all who call upon Him, To all who call upon Him in truth" (Psalm 145:18)
4-20-18 - (Update) John Campbell passed away this afternoon at New Aldaya. Please keep Joyce, Dave, and the rest of the family in your prayers.
4-19-18 - John Campbell is under hospice care at NewAldaya. Please pray for peace as John approaches his life's end. Pray also for John's wife, Joyce, their children and grandchildren.
4-19-18 - (Update) Please continue to keep Roni Burt, who was diagnosed with eye cancer last month, in your prayers. Dorothy and Roni Burt, and Roni's grandpa will be traveling to Boston this weekend so 11-year-old Roni can begin daily radiation treatments. She had eye surgery on April 10 in Boston, so this is the next step in the treatment plan. Please pray for travel, the doctors and staff that will be treating Roni, that Roni will feel God's presence and not be scared, and the family. The family is still recovering from the loss of Stacy, Dorothy's husband and Roni's dad in 2016.
4-19-18 - (Update) Doris Heerts was released from New Aldaya Rehab this week and is now home (after her knee replacement surgery on March 26). She will have ongoing Physical Therapy for several weeks and asks for prayer for continued strength and improvement.
4-19-18 - Judy Brown will be transported from Sartori Hospital to Covenant Hospital today where she will begin her rehab therapy. Bob and Judy are so grateful for all your prayers and they are feeling them. Judy is hopeful that once she regains her strength, she will be up to having visitors. They are so thankful for their church family at this time as they reflect on the power of prayer.
4-16-18 - Please continue to keep Boots Willett in your prayers as she begins chemotherapy today, which will continue through June. She expresses her appreciation and gratitude to all who have sent cards, words of encouragement, and prayer during her radiation treatments.
4-16-18 - Andrew Eberline has been diagnosed with rare form of cancer. Please pray for clarity on the situation and for restoration and healing.
4-16-18 - Tim Clark has started a new regime of cancer treatments. Please pray for the effectiveness of the drugs and for pain relief and rest.
4-16-18 - Cindy Whitehill’s mother, Helen Jorgensen, passed away peacefully Friday, April 13.
4-16-18 - Our partners at UCI in Haiti ask for your prayers for more opportunities to share the gospel to those still in vodou, for the college students to catch the vision of using their education to help the country while fulfilling the great commission. Also please pray for Haitian youth that are leaving the country to get migrant work in countries in South America. Many work in the fields and factories, but don't earn enough to return and have a hard time.
4-16-18 - Chris Dreesman passed away Friday, April 13. Chris’ funeral will be Thursday, April 19 at 10:30am in the Sanctuary. The visitation will be from 5-8pm, Wednesday at Richardson Funeral Home and also one hour prior to the service at church. Please keep Chris’ family and friends in your prayers during this time.
4-13-18 - Please prayer for Judy Brown who is in ICU at Sartori Hospital. She is dealing with several health issues that have weakened her. Please pray for discernment on the doctor's part for treatment and for healing. Your prayers are much appreciated.
4-11-18 - Carrie and Stephen got their visa for Zeke and should be all together in the US this weekend. Thank you for your prayers!
4-11-18 - Steve and Brook request prayers for Jake Wilson, the 16-year old boy missing from La Porte City. We also request prayers for all of the law enforcement and other professionals involved in the search and investigation as well as the many volunteers who have been graciously giving their time and resources.
Please pray for our president and the safety of our troops. The following people are family/friends of our congregation who are in the service at this time.
Thank you for your Prayers
If you have any prayer requests, please call the church office at 319-266-9796 or fill out the prayer request form. You may also write your prayer request on the preferated end of your bulletin, tear it off, and drop it in the offering plate or leave it at the Welcome Center. Requests will be kept confidential unless you indicate you would like it put on the public prayer line.