The purpose of Tallowood Prayer Ministry is to encourage people to experience a personal relationship with God through prayer.
OPPORTUNITIES TO GROW IN PRAYER
“The LORD would speak to Moses face to face, as one speaks to a friend.” Exodus 33:11
Face2Face is a monthly opportunity to grow in prayer as we take time for face to face conversation with one another and develop a face to face conversation with God. Meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. in the Prayer Ministry Office. Fall 2017 dates: September 13, October 11, November 8, and December 13.
Wednesday Night Prayer Service
A mid-week service of worship, devotion, and time for praying for the needs of our church body. Meets every Wednesday at 6:00 p.m. in the Chapel.
Prayer Room Intercessors & Home Intercessors
Spend one hour per week in the 24 Hour Prayer Room or one spend hour at home praying, writing encouraging prayer notes, and/or answering phone calls of people needing prayer. Home intercessors may have the church prayer phone line forwarded to their home or cell phone. Contact Prayer Ministry to sign-up.
Refuge Prayer Team
The Refuge Prayer Team receives training to personally pray for individuals following both Sunday morning services. Most team members serve once or twice a month on a rotating basis. Contact Prayer Ministry for information, application, and training.
Home Prayer Note Writers
Receive a packet in the mail once a month of 10 prayer requests and 10 pre-stamped blank prayer cards for you to pray and write encouraging notes to people on your own schedule.
Covered with Prayer – Prayer Shawl Ministry
Pray as you knit or crochet shawls using suggested guidelines and/or help deliver prayer shawls to people in and around our community who are in need of prayer and comfort. Meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month for knitting, sharing ideas, lunch, and fellowship in the Fireplace Room, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Sunday School Prayer Leaders
Contact your Sunday School director to volunteer to coordinate prayer within your Sunday School class.
Sunday Morning Intercessors
The Chapel is available during both worship services on Sunday mornings for individuals and groups to pray for our pastor and staff and church. Our deacons also take turns praying in the 24 Hour Prayer Room during every worship service.
OPPORTUNITIES TO RECEIVE PRAYER
- Participate in a Bible Study or Discipleship Group and share your prayer requests as you also pray for others
- Refuge Prayer Team members are available to personally pray for you immediately after each Sunday morning services. The Prayer Refuge is located by the green curtain near the Book Shop.
- Call the Tallowood Prayer Line at 713-464-PRAY
- Submit an online prayer request on the church website
- Email the Prayer Ministry Office with your prayer request
PRAYER MINISTRY CONTACT INFO
Dana Dudley, Interim Prayer Ministry Associate
713-468-8241, ext. 8154
Larry Bertrand, Associate Pastor
713-468-8241, ext. 8164