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 24, 2018 to September 30, 2018


Pray for a family of eight who evacuated to Richmond to escape the North Carolina floods…pray the Lord blesses them with shelter, food, clothing and peace during this difficult time.


Praise Report: Praise be to God for all who helped plan, those that attended and those who labored to provide Reverend Woodson with a wonderful birthday celebration on Saturday.


Pray for a family in Birmingham, Alabama after a 5 month old baby drown after being left unattended in a bathtub…pray the Lord comforts this family through their season of grief.


Pray for a family in Little Rock, Arkansas where a 5 yr. old boy found a gun at home and accidently shot and killed himself…pray the Lord strengthens the grieving family and community he leaves behind.


Pray for the family of a 65-year-old woman who was killed while trying to cross the street on Mechanicsville Turnpike over the weekend…pray the Lord grants them peace and comfort in this great tragedy.


Pray for a sister with health and financial struggles who had her car totaled by a reckless driver as it sat in front of her house…pray the Lord makes a way for her transportation and elevates her plight above her present circumstance.


Pray for a brother hospitalized with a sickle cell crisis…pray the Lord restores the normal flow of blood through his body, relieving his pain and discomfort.


Pray for all who are living day to day with mental health challenges…pray the Lord protect them from those wishing to harm them and touch their minds that they may be confident in his protection and provision.


Pray for a sister experiencing pregnancy complications…pray the ministers to her physical body while guarding her life and the life of her yet to be born baby.


Pray for the Black Caucus Tent Revival, which starts tonight.  Pray the Lord draws His people to His word and that lives are saved through this revival.


Pray for those persons who are sick and or unable to attend worship services.  Pray the Lord will deliver His church to the doorstep of their hearts.


Pray that the Lord will move in such a way that our missing easel board will be returned


Praise Report: Praise be to God for revealing the location of some historical church documents that had been previously missing.


Continue to pray for the Motley family in their season of bereavement.  Pray the Lord warmly embraces them as they enter a new chapter of life.