Prayer Request for the Week


Each Monday at 6:30pm, the Prayer Team at First United enters the church sanctuary to pray for the concerns of the people. We urge you to join us in praying for the prayer listing below. If you would like to submit a prayer request, please submit your request in the prayer request box or send it by email to


Individual names are only used when permission to do so is given by the requester, otherwise, ones personal identity is not disclosed.

PLEASE take time to pray for the following...

Prayer Request for the week

September 30, 2019 to October 6, 2019

Praise Report: Praise be to God that a brother whose car tire blew out on the highway last week in the middle lane was able to make it safely to the shoulder for a tire change, then continuation of his trip.


Pray for 2 two young men who recently receive orders that their next military duty station will be Afghanistan…pray the Lord calms and cares for their families here at home and keep them safe in the uncertain warring environment.


Praise Report: Praise be to God for those firefighters and EMT’s that He put in place to rescue a woman and her dog from the 3rd floor of a burning building in Petersburg on Sunday.


Pray for the Sikh and Houston, TX communities after the fatal shooting of the first Sikh deputy sheriff this past Friday…pray the Lord comforts and heals the grieving hearts of all who are mourning.


Pray for the families of the 3 motorcyclist that were killed in a crash on I-95 Sunday evening….pray the Lord grants them peace, strength and comfort in this time of heartbreak.


Pray for persons struggling with mental illnesses…pray the Lord regulates their thoughts and surrounds them with His chosen people to help them navigate life’s journey.


Pray for the mother of a co-worker who is hospitalized in intensive care…pray the Lord be this mother’s healer and sustain through this season of illness.


Pray for a brother who has experienced complications on the three surgeries he is had in the last nine days…pray the Lord be his healer and strength restored in the comings days.


Pray for a cousin whose husband passed away from prostate cancer.  Pray the Lord be her ever-present companion, strengthening and comforting her throughout her time of bereavement.


Praise be to God for the people He ushered in by the power of His spirit to bless our Prayer Brunch this past Saturday.


Pray for the upcoming activities and Homecoming celebration slated for this weekend. Pray the Lord adds a special blessing to those children entering His kingdom and blesses each celebration in such a way that brings His name glory.


Pry for the new year of the Daughters of Imani that begins this weekend.  Pry the Lord puts the girls in place so that those He has chosen to guide them may show them the promises of God for their lives.