Prayer Line & Requests

"The LORD is near to all who call upon Him, To all who call upon Him in truth" (Psalm 145:18)



  • 9-21-17 (Update) - Lisa Van Allen had her first infusion treatment on Tuesday and handled the medication well. She is scheduled for a second infusion tomorrow with a higher dose. Please pray she continues to handle the treatment well and that it reduces or removes her pain completely.

    9-20-17 (Update) - Iva Dailey is now back home after a successful surgery to repair a broken hip and rehabilitation at skilled care for the last several weeks. Thank you so much for praying for her surgery, healing and rehab.

    9-18-17 (Update) - Tate Manahl continues to undergo procedures to repair his leg. Please continue to pray for peace, healing, and strength for Tate and his family.

    9-13-17 (Update) - Ted Hamer will have his second cancer treatment infusion tomorrow, this will be his first trial drug injection. Please pray for no side effects and continued healing as the tumor has visibly shrunk by more than half!

    9-12-17 - Please pray for wisdom, strength and courage for a family dealing with a complicated custody situation involving the safety of their young children.

    9-12-17 - Please pray for Dan Bower, son-in-law of Mike & Karen Freed, he has lost feeling/ability in his legs and feet following back surgery on Friday. They are hoping extensive physical therapy will fix this problem.

    9-11-17 - Please pray for Michael Keating. Michael suffered from brain bleed following a fall 8-31-17. He has undergone a procedure to relieve pressure from his brain and has been responding well to treatment. Please pray for continued healing and progress and for peace for his friends and family.

    9-11-17 (Update) - Wava Maifeld has been back at New Aldaya (after her hospitalization) since late August and is making slow, but forward, progress.  The family thanks you for your prayers for healing and encouragement. Please continue to pray for the infection to completely heal.

    9-8-17 - Please pray for strength and healing for Heather Johnson during her addiction recovery. Also pray for her daughter Hailee and her unborn son, due 12-24-17.

    9-8-17 - Cindy Brockman’s sister, Rebecca, lives in Florida. Prayers for safety for her and all the folks that live in the path of hurricane Irma.

    9-7-17 (Update) - Joe Wilson has been released from the hospital, where he had been treated for an infection, to New Aldaya for rehabilitation. He is having difficulty regaining strength to walk, which is complicated by his left sided paralysis. Please pray for continued progress, for strength, and a complete recovery for Joe. Also pray for encouragement and support for him and Eileen as he rests and works hard at rehab.

    9-5-17 - Dennis Salmon Sr has been in and out of the hospital following back surgery a few weeks ago. Last week he underwent a follow up procedure and is currently in the hospital. Please pray for healing and patience for Dennis and for peace for him and his wife Shirley and their family.

    9-5-17 - Please pray for Penny Franke, who has been suffering from insomnia for the past month. Pray for peace and rest.

    Please pray for people who were in the direct path of the hurricane last Friday night in South Texas as well as those impacted by severe flooding. Pray for people who are helpless and whose lives seem out of control at the moment. Pray for safety for people who are trapped, and for the people who are working tirelessly to get them to safety. Please also pray for ​churches and disaster relief organizations as they reach out to ​people in need and live and love like Jesus at a time when his love is more needed than ever.

    8-10-17 (Update) - Carter, 10 month old son of Tiffany and Michael Schmidt, was diagnosed with juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia (JMML) in May. Yesterday, Carter underwent a bone marrow transplant. Prayers of praise and thanksgiving for the donor and successful transplant. Continued prayers for healing and strength for little Carter and his family.

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  • 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.

    Nick Frisbie Baade
    Adam Barth
    Tom Bergland
    Jared Burks
    Danielle Butler
    Ryan Butler
    Curtis Carson
    Andrew Chardoulias
    Philip Dalke
    Ryan Dotson
    Scott Eggelston
    Ryan Frost
    Glen Geerts
    Paige Greene
    Connor Hamilton
    Dan Harter
    Ronald Hurley
    Ron Niedert
    Jeff Payton
    Michael Petullo
    T.J. Petullo
    Adam Pieken
    Nathan Rouse
    Ben Russell
    Austin Sink
    Jonathan Sohl
    Eric Schoville
    Scott Schuler
    Nick Skiles
    Justin Van Pelt
    Riley Wells

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. 


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