|2014-03-07||Glenda Curle's grandson|
Glenda Curle, who has been visiting with us, has a grandson serving in Afghanistan
Betty Johnson's grandson - deployed to Afghanistan
Tatums' grandson - deployed to a base in San Diego
Evan Campbell is the son of Calvin and Sylvia Green's good friends, Ginny and Rick Campbell. Evan is deployed in Iraq and he and his family need to be in our prayers.
Working in Afghanistan and is currently in a very dangerous area.
|2014-06-13||Family of William Beaty|
We lost our faithful brother, William Beaty, on May 22nd. He was a beloved member of Temple Baptist for many, many years and was a cherished member of the Temple Baptist Quartet. He will be greatly missed but we rejoice in the assurance of his faith in Jesus Christ as his Savior and celebrate the promise that we will see him again.
|2014-07-18||Temple Baptist Church|
Please keep our church in your prayers as we continue through the "Church Starting and Strengthening Process", a strategy of the Mid-South Baptist Association. Pray for Buddy, Tommy and Calvin as they lead us in this process, attending meetings and bringing information back to the larger Vision team.
|2013-01-12||Temple Baptist Church|
- Spiritual and numerical growth
- A stronger outreach to our community
- Continued prayer for Vision Committee to seek and find God's vision for our church within our community
- Prayer Drive-Thru
- Prayer for Staff and Deacons - Bro. Buddy, Bro. Steve, Tommy Bailey, Cooper Tatum, David Whiteside and Bill Wilkerson
Dove Health and Rehab, Collierville, Room 106
|2013-02-28||Praying for our nation|
- Revival in America according to 2 Chronicles 7:14.
- President Obama and all our national and local leaders.
- Our military leaders and armed forced in Iraq and Afghanistan .
- The war against terror
|2014-07-24||Informers - July 2014|
Please see current Informers for complete prayer list:
July 30, 2014:
Evan Campbell - family friend - deployed to Iraq
William - Calvin's brother - Alzheimer's disease is progressing, please pray for him and his wife, Jean
Bob F - Sylvia's brother-in-law - doing great, in rehab
Sylvia - drs diagnosed her with Bradycardia, going to watch and see for now - also blood sugar borderline high, hoping to bring down with diet and exercise
Sylvia - pain in foot
Tracy Morgan - brother of James Morgan - has abdominal aneurysm
David - son, to have additional surgery after previous knee replacement
Janice Joiner - Betty's sister, fears that cancer has returned
Family of Gerald Sneed - grandchildren's other grandfather, recently passed away after battling cancer
Danny Landrip - Morgan's niece's husband, health issues
Jerry Joiner - brother-in-law, under care of Urologist
daughter-in-law's family - at the loss of her mother
PRAISE - for the birth of their 6th great-grandchild
James - pain in eyes from shots he receives every 6 weeks for eye condition
Tim - Still recovering from surgeries, Tim has now been moved to Baptist Rehab. Please keep Tim and Laverne in your prayers at this time, they have been through a lot and need our prayers for strength and healing
Jessie Tingle - grandson - in Marine Corp.
Ken Sartain - pancreatic cancer, prognosis is not good
Cooper - we rejoice to see Cooper at church again! He looks fantastic and, although he is still recovering and regaining strength, we praise God for his treatment and his return to health!
Shelia and family - many family concerns that require major decisions
Donna York - friend, has cancer, started chemo
family of Barry Yancey - Don's nephew who recently lost his battle with cancer
Wade Hodges - another nephew of Don's - has pancreatic cancer
Jean - lost her brother in Michigan and unable to attend memorial service
Please pray for Kathy and Allison as they will be moving to east TN with Mat and Blair. They have been in much prayer over this decision and we hate to see them go, but let's continue to lift them up as they make this transition and tell them how much we love them.
Cliff - Kathy's Daddy, recovering from pneumonia and a fall
Renee - William's daughter - spiritual and lifestyle issues
William - William's grandson - in trouble with the law
Miss Agnes - suffering with much pain and swelling
Kathy - at home recovering from pneumonia and UTI
Curtis Helms - friend of Jim's - heart attack, is in ICU
Jim Roberts - friend of Jim's - cancer has returned
Bill Roberts - friend of Jim's - diverticulitis
Jim - prostatitis
Elena - seeking God's will concerning missions
Martha - discharged from HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital and is recovering at home. Recent scans showed additional tumors in shoulder.
Russell - Pray for his continued recovery and strength. This family is really undergoing a lot at this time, please pray fervently for Martha, Russell, David and the girls
David - moved to a new home with a new roommate, seems to be adjusting nicely
Please pray for the girls as they prepare to sell their parents' house and for the decisions to be made surrounding the move
Lisa - arthritis in back, in a great deal of pain
Evelyn - may have to have surgery on her shoulder
|2014-07-18||Informers - June 2014|
Please see current Informer for complete prayer list:
Please keep Phillip, Linda and the family in your prayers at the homegoing of his mother, Katherine. She enjoyed good health until recently and Phillip and Linda were very devoted to her care and comfort. Please keep them in your prayers at this difficult time.
Diane has developed Glaucoma in her left eye
Please pray for the family of William Beaty at his homegoing. He was a beloved member of the Temple family and will be greatly missed in our fellowship. Please see link to obituary under "Bereavement" requests above.
Sybil has reached the stage where she feels like she unable to attend church regularly. Please keep her in your prayers and your correspondence as this is a difficult decision for her and she is a special part of our church family.
Sybil has recently undergone surgery to insert a pacemaker in hopes of improving her issues with headaches and blood pressure - has finished rehab now and has returned home
Toni Sturdivant - Lori's aunt, diagnosed with breast cancer, undergoing double mastectomy
Gary Pinkerton - Lori's uncle, diagnosed with stage 3 lung cancer
Lori - having back problems
Mary Ashley McNeely - Lori's sister-in-law, has aggressive ovarian cancer
Vicki and Lisa
Vickie - problems with diverticulitis
Brandi Burton - niece who has cervical cancer
Holly and Dan - John and Vicki's daughter and son-in-law at the birth of a baby girl
Benny - Tommy's sister - severe depression
J Bailey - nephew - working in Afghanistan
Sally Ketchum - Barbara's cousin - back surgery
Cheryl Clinton - Barbara's cousin - ovarian cancer, finished taking chemo - husband is disabled and she cares for him
Chris - Barbara's friend in book club - just diagnosed with cancer
Barbara - friend of Bennie's - health issues
Rusty Ketchum - Barbara's cousin's son, recent heart attack
Joe Fulton - the Bailey's daughter's father-in-law - colon cancer, recent surgery
Bob Weiner - Barbara's brother-in-law and former Temple member, total knee replacement surgery
Tommy's nephew's wife - cervical cancer
Janet Hubbard - Tommy's cousin - breast cancer
Nancy and John Kelly - friends of Barbara's, she has problems from a fall and he has dementia
Barbara - had surgery recently for torn retina, was diagnosed with Macular Degeneration
Husband of Barbara's friend Kay - diagnosed with Alzheimer's, responding well to medication
Linda Jowers - friend of Barbara's - diagnosed with breast cancer, begins treatments soon
Ralph Miller - friend of Baileys - in Denver hospital being tested and receiving treatment, serious health issues
Miss Ida's neighbor - daughter and son-in-law deployed to Afghanistan
Ida's nephew, Carl Lee White - stage 4 cancer
Shirley Woodruff - Ida's neighbor - fell at home and has been hospitalized
Dell - recovering from total knee replacement on both knees and subsequent fall, please continue to pray for her healing.
Doris McDaniel - friend of Buddy and Dell - lung and bone cancer
Bob Stinson - friend of Buddy and Dell - recovering from prostate cancer surgery
Marsha Gravatt - Pastor's wife, friend of Buddy's and Dell's - in Jackson, TN hospital with respiratory problems, not expected to live
Linda McCall - recovering from pneumonia
|2014-06-13||Informer - May 2014|
Please see Informer for current Prayer List:
May 28, 2014: (Secretary out of town, no Informer this week)
|2014-06-13||Visitor - Allen Addington|
Amy Bouche' - daughter of Temple visitor, Allen Addington - prayer for healing.
|2014-05-09||Informer - April 2014|
Please see Informer for current Prayer List:
(No Informer on Easter week)
|2014-05-09||Visitors - Janet and Jerry Joyner|
Requesting prayer - both have cancer - Jerry has stage 3 lung cancer and Janet's markers are high
|2014-05-09||Visitors - Daphne and Gilbert Battle|
Requesting prayer for Daphne's mother, Gladys Owens, who has Alzheimer's
John and Jared Lockett, Betty's grandson - unspoken
Matthew Lamarand - Betty's grandson - deployed to Afghanistan
the Johnson and Crass families - unspecified prayer needs
Jeff Crass, Laura Crass and Rick Johnson - unspoken
Susan Crow - unspoken
Lisa Ponce de Leon - unspoken
Bible study at Silver Creek Senior Living Community
Betty - we were so happy to see Betty at church again after recovering from a fall and lengthy rehab! Pray for her continued recovery and increased strength. Also pray for her as she will be moving at the end of the month and hopes to find a new church that she will love as much as Temple.
Eva is a former Temple member, currently living in Columbia, TN - she is recovering from a recent heart attack and stroke.
prayer for Marcia's family's walk with the Lord and spiritual leadership for Art
brother and sister-in-law - salvation
family is dealing with issues
The Temple family celebrates the life but grieves the death of our brother, Ralph Reese. Ralph and Gwen have been faithful, active and beloved members of Temple for many years and we will miss Ralph's service in so many areas. We rejoice in his faith and assurance that Jesus was taking him home to be with Him for eternity and we will remember the family in days to come as they mourn the loss of such a special man.
Gwen - seeking employment
Jason - seeking employment
Audrey and Bobbi - Gwen's sisters - seeking employment
Beth Graves - work friend of Gwen - heart problems and loss of job
Charlotte Guinn and family - former Temple member, at death of her sister, Wanda
|2014-04-27||Informer - March 2014|
Please see Informer for comprehensive list of prayer needs:
family of Kyle Kinzer - Becky's 15-year-old cousin who committed suicide. Please remember Becky and the family at this difficult time.
Nettie Raines, a friend to several people in our church, has been diagnosed with breast cancer and bone cancer in hip, spine and pelvic area. Please pray for Nettie and her husband Alan as she begins treatment which will consist of radiation for hip tumor, 3 shots every 4 weeks for other tumors. She will be tested in 6 months and if no improvement, she will begin chemo.
Steve & Judy Hergis and daughter, Brittany, regular visitors of Temple - Judy's son and Brittany's brother, Matthew, was killed by his father (Judy's ex-husband). The pain this family is experiencing is unimaginable. They need our prayers and our love during this time of intense grief and pain.
|2014-03-20||Dell's Sunday School class|
Karen - attends Dell's class - personal issues
Audrey and Bobbi - Gwen's sisters
Jason Reese - Gwen's son
Scott Tatum - to lose job when Victory University closes in a few months
Steve - recovering from gall bladder surgery
Vicki - health issues
|2014-03-07||Informer - February 26, 2014|
Please see this week's Informer for a current list of prayer requests:
|2014-03-07||Informer - February 19, 2014|
Please see this week's Informer for a current list of prayer requests:
|2014-03-07||Informer - February 5, 2014|
Please see this week's Informer for a current list of prayer requests:
Jane - having spinal problems
|2014-03-07||Visitors - Hurt family|
Regular visitors, Bobby and Lynda Hurt, recently lost their son. Please keep them in your prayers at this very difficult time
Sheila - David's daughter - thyroid problems
James Shaw - friend of David's, has an aggressive form of lung cancer that has already spread to his liver and possibly his bones, is only 49 years old with a wife and 3 children. Has started chemo.
David - having respiratory problems
|2014-02-07||Edward and Jacqueline Smith|
Temple visitors - have been hit with some unfortunate life situations. Really going through a difficult time, please remember this family in your prayers.
|2014-01-29||Informer - January 29, 2014|
See attached Prayer List from this week's Informer.
|2014-01-29||W. Thomas family/friends|
Rachel - Frankie's Aunt, is 93 years old and is in failing health and nearing death
Francis and Don Abraham - friends of Wayne and Frankie's, Bob has Alzheimer's and Francis has vision problems
Carly - 16 year old who recently lost her mother - dealing with depression and having thoughts of suicide
Ken Stockdale - faithful Christian who had leg amputated recently due to circulation problems, pray for him to adjust well and find strength in his faith
Ken Youngblood - lost wife recently
Jean - Wayne's sister in CA, had major surgery on her leg and is dealing with complications from it
Wayne - recent trip to ER and heart cath - pray for his new medication to help and for his continued health
Wayne and Frankie - both sick with the flu
Laura is the daughter of Mid-America Seminary President, Michael Spradlin. She was involved in a car accident and was severely injured - of special concern is head trauma
|2014-01-28||Informer - January 22, 2014|
Billy - Peggy's husband - having back problems - to see a neurologist
Remember Peggy and her sister in your prayers at the loss of Peggy's brother-in-law, Doyce Thomas
Jason Griffis - son of Gary Griffis, Associate Pastor of New Church Memphis. Jason was on his way to Scotland for vacation, admitted to London hospital and diagnosed with encephalitis and meningitis, two deadly diseases. Gary has now gotten the needed documents and was able to join his son in London.
|2014-01-28||Visitor - Glenda Curle|
grandson is in Afghanistan
|2014-01-28||Informer - January 15, 2014|
|2014-01-28||Informer - January 8, 2014 |
Lisa Berger - Barbara's friend - diagnosed with West Nile
Ellen Tedford - Barbara's friend - breast cancer survivor, now spot found on her lung
Betty - Barbara's mom, recovering from her fall
|2013-12-19||Bob Casey - former member|
Bob Casey - former member - may need heart bypass surgery
Bill's family - at the death of Bill's sister, Sandra Turner
Dorothy - Margaret's mother - surgery to repair compressed disc, is doing well.
|2013-12-06||Visitor - Katey Roya|
Martin and Jennifer Medina - Jennifer works with Katey, who has been visiting with us lately. Martin and Jennifer were robbed and he was shot. He is in the Med and lost part of his lung and has damage to his spinal cord. Please keep this family in your prayers.
Sherry Fisk - Kay's sister - recovering from colon surgery - PRAISE! No cancer!
Brother Steve's dad - fell several times recently
Audrie King - recovering from surgery
|2013-10-17||Becky Thompson family/friends|
Becky was hospitalized a few weeks ago with a diverticulitis attack. She is home now and doing better
|2013-10-17||Mary Nell Thompson family/friends|
Mary Nell's husband, Frank, had surgery on his neck and is recovering at home
Please remember Jennifer Wilson and her family in your prayers. She contacted us through our Prayer Request email address and is struggling with financial issues.
Sally Webert - Ann's daughter, who has MS and has just moved to Olive Branch from NM - praying for health and strength
Walker Wade is the infant grandson of Lawanda Wade, friend who has been visiting with our Supply Pastor, Dr. Paul Brown. Walker will be undergoing a kidney transplant soon and has other medical problems that will require attention. Please remember Walker, his grandmother and his parents in your prayers at this difficult time.
Jewel having ongoing health problems, please continue to remember her in your prayers
David Jenkins - friend of David's suffered injuries after he was thrown from a horse and the prognosis is not good.
Tommy - surgery
Terry - recovering from stent procedure
Rachel and Nick - Barbara's granddaughter and husband, recently gave birth to daughter, Olivia Lee
Temple Baptist Church grieves the loss of Jess Dotson, beloved husband of Pam Dotson and son-in-law of Barbara Maxey. Jess battled liver problems for a very long time, even undergoing a liver transplant. His new liver began to fail and procedures to help were limited. Jess was admitted to the hospital Friday, May 24th and passed away Wednesday, May 29th. Please keep Pam, Barbara and the family in your prayers during this difficult time of grief.
Barbara - has to wear a heart monitor for 3 weeks as drs seek the source of her dizziness and weakness
Alicia came by the church seeking prayer for her grandchild, born premature and only 1 lb 7 oz. Also seeks prayer for herself as she is dealing with many personal issues
Please remember Ed and Judith in your prayers as he is in New Zealand and Judith will be transitioning there soon.
Bob Blatt - Ed's father, had a cancerous node removed, starting treatment soon. This is also difficult for Ed being far away from home at this time.
Kasten, a little 3 year old boy, son of Judith's friend, has recurring problems with blood sugar and eating issues, please pray for him and his family
Robert Lee, who has been visiting with us for a while, has a granddaughter, Angel, who was diagnosed with Lupus.
nephew - by-pass surgery
Jamie's brother is in poor health, has been released from hospital in AR and she is caring for him
Ida Brewer fell and broke her foot (the other one!). She is recovering and can not drive, please keep her in your prayers.
Jean Brea has been experiencing some memory problems
Betty Rakowski, who has been visiting with us on Sunday nights, has a family member and a neighbor who have recently been diagnosed with cancer.
Bernise - multiple health issues
|2014-07-18||Praise! Scott Tatum|
Praise! Scott found a new job!
|2014-05-09||Visitor - Karen Pittman|
PRAISE! Karen, who is a visitor to Temple, would like to express praises to God for her life! Praise the Lord!!!
|2014-05-01||PRAISE! Jim's cousin accepted Christ!|
Jim Hellums' 76-year-old cousin, Betty Hair, from Sandy Springs, OK recently accepted Jesus Christ as her personal Savior! Praise the Lord!!!
Shelly's father-in-law was undergoing treatments at MB Anderson for severe headaches. The pain level is down and he is now home!
|2014-01-29||Janet Stephens, our Church Secretary|
Bob Ward - Janet's dad who lives in Georgia, was mis-diagnosed with a muscle hernia and will not require surgery after all! He is home and recovering and we are thankful for his healing!
|2013-11-25||PRAISE - Baby James|
Baby James' hole in his heart has almost completely closed up and surgery is no longer anticipated!
PRAISE THE LORD!
|2013-11-25||PRAISE! Kay's sister|
Sherry Fisk, Kay's sister, is recovering nicely from surgery on her colon and her tests show no cancer! PRAISE THE LORD!
|2013-11-25||PRAISE! William Stump's tests|
William's recent tests show no cancer!
PRAISE THE LORD!
|2013-03-07||PRAISE! Cooper Tatum|
After a long recovery, Cooper has returned to church! Keep him in your prayers for continued health!
|2013-03-07||PRAISE! Sylvia Green's sister, Donna|
Donna - Sylvia Green's sister - test results came back good, NO CANCER!!!
|2013-03-07||PRAISE! Tim Fowler's brother|
Mark - Tim Fowler's brother who had recent eye surgery, is doing well, pray for continued recovery
Shelia Martin has a praise for Christian co-workers!
|2012-11-15||William Stump - no cancer!!!|
William got a good report from the doctor this week - still cancer-free!!!
|2012-10-19||Jason Reese has job!|
Jason has a job!
|2012-10-04||Martha Huddleston - PET scan |
PET scan results came back clear - no cancer!!!
Good test results! Praise the Lord!!!
|2012-08-17||Russell's biopsy results!|
Russell's biopsy results came back - good news, no cancer! Praise the Lord!!!
Jim Hellums received a good report from his Cardiologist!
|2012-07-29||Baby Tess Swift!|
We praise God for the safe delivery of a Baby Tess Swift and we rejoice in her birth with Andrea and Rick.
|2012-07-29||Calvin - good report from Oncologist!|
Calvin received good news from his Oncologist - no signs of cancer! Praise the Lord!!!
|2012-07-20||Cooper's biopsy report!|
No cancer!!! Praise the Lord!!!
|2012-04-24||Mary Nell Thompson|
Mary Nell does not have to return to Houston for a check up for a year!!!