Below is a list of current prayer requests from FMC members, attendees, and friends of FMC. Prayer requests may be placed in the offering bag, in the pastor's mailbox, called into the office, emailed, or may be sent by filling out the form below.

The secretary will be on vacation from July 20-29. Therefore, the prayer requests will not be updated during this time.


  • Stan Nickel is now receiving medication that is doing a better job helping him cope with his Restless Leg Syndrome. He goes to Johns Hopkins on the 24th for additional consultation. pray for his well-being.

  • Donna Miller’s friend, Denise Lee, recently fell and broke her shoulder. She will not be able to work for three months and is worried about finances. Pray for her healing and needed support.

  • Curt Holsopple had a second knee surgery this past week to prevent the new knee from going out of joint. His recovery is going well. Pray for his continued healing.

  • Chia-Wei Wang’s father, who was receiving hospice care, passed away on June 28th. Remember Chia-Wei and her family in your prayers as they mourn.

  • Pray for guidance and open doors as Ben Stern awaits word regarding acceptance into medical school, and as Kaylee begins a job search.

  • Brendan Hayes’s brother, Marty, has a pancoast tumor in his right lung. It appears not to have spread to his lymph nodes and is being treated with chemotherapy and radiation. Pray for Marty’s healing and for peace.

  • Shelby Scattergood’s liver enzymes are continuing to rise despite having stopped her arthritis medication. Further testing will be done to determine the cause of her liver problems.

  • Calvin Miller, a member of Parkview Mennonite in Harrisonburg, suffered a severe brain injury and is currently receiving care at Sheltering Arms in Midlothian. He is making progress. His wife, Jean, is recovering from surgery for a broken foot. Pray for Calvin’s recovery, and strength for Jean.

  • Bridget Hamm’s mother, Rose Marie, was recently diagnosed with peritoneal cancer; she will begin chemotherapy treatments later this summer followed by surgery and more chemotherapy. Pray for her comfort and healing.

  • Ellen Basinger’s co-worker, Candice, is facing difficult family issues involving her ex-husband and children. Pray for strength and guidance.

  • John Bowman’s brother-in-law, Jim Miller, is awaiting surgery for advanced prostate cancer. He must first recover from diverticulitis. Pray for his healing and recover, and for his wife, Carol.


  • Congrats to Matt and Bridget Rohrer on their wedding! July 13, 2019.

Submit a prayer request

To submit a prayer request please fill out the form below. The request will be sent to the secretary. If you wish to send it to the pastor instead, please email him at The church office will decide which ones are passed along to the congregation.

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