Prayer Ministry

When we spend time in the presence of God, we can
understand the pull that Jesus had as He walked along
the road day to day “God intoxicated and radiant with the
endless communion of His soul with God.”
— The Circle Maker, Mark Batterson

The First Baptist Prayer Room

We at First Baptist Church believe in the importance and power of prayer.  Because of this, we have a room dedicated for prayer and a team that is committed to pray for anyone or any event that has been submitted to them.  We welcome your prayer requests.  All prayer requests will be kept confidential unless permission is given to share with others in our church.  Our team would also like to have an address, email, or phone number for the purpose of corresponding with those for whom the prayers are offered. Our team will keep the prayers active for 30 days unless they receive an update asking for more time or with further information.  They would also love to hear about answers and praises from these prayers.

There are several ways to submit your requests for prayer:

Dedicated email the Prayer Room. Please include Name of person submitting the request. If the request is for someone else, please include their name and address if possible. Fbcprayerroom@gmail.com

We have a prayer box located in the main floor 3rd Avenue side.  You will see the beautiful box and prayer request forms on a table.  Fill out the form and leave the request in the box.

There are prayer request forms on the backs of the pews in the Sanctuary.

Call the Prayer Room and leave a message.  This is a confidential line.  Only the volunteers in the Prayer Room can access the messages.    

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Current Ministry Prayer Requests

For the 40 days of prayer.

For the tornado victims and relief effort in our area.

Worship:

Pray that each person attending will encounter God in a personal way in worship.

Pray that no one will leave the worship experience without being challenged to live the message they have heard. 

Education:

  • Pray for our Bible Study leaders and facilitators that they will remain open to God’s leadership as they prepare and guide their classes. 

  • Pray for others to be open to leading a class/group as a primary or substitute facilitator. 

  • Pray for members to be willing to open their homes for one-time or long term studies.

Youth:

  • That our youth will grow in their faith and understanding of the Bible through Wednesday Night Live and Sunday morning Bible Study each week

  • That those who come to our outreach events – Prayer Breakfast, Trips, etc. – will feel the love of God and will be drawn to seek a deeper connection with God

  • That our youth will be the hands and feet of Christ in their daily lives – living out their faith rather than just practicing it when they come to church

Missions:

Prayer for our 4 mission teams that will be going out in the next few months: 

o   Spring Mission Building Trip (South Georgia to help with Hurricane Relief) March/April

o   International Mission trip to Honduras (church wide) June 8-14 to work with Casa David

o   Youth domestic mission trip to Miami June 16-22 to work with “Touching Miami with Love”

o   Second Story International Mission trip to Honduras, July 15-25

Prayer for Victory Mission and Mission Point:

o   GED program

o   Young Mothers Program

o   Summer Day Camp Program

o   Intern/Missionary to oversee the growing programs

Prayer for greater church member involvement in our local ministries.

Children’s Ministry:

Prayer for VBS Planning

Pray for children attending VBS

Pray for the leaders of our children’s activities to plant and nurture the seed of faith in our children.

Music Ministry:

Second Story: