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Prayer Stories

Stories of answered Prayer
    Search for a Father
    07.07.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

    My mother-in-law has never known the identity of her father. She grew up in Pennsylvania. Her mother had become pregnant during her senior year in high school, and my mother-in-law was delivered on December 29, 1946. She was told that a man named...

      Help at Last
      06.30.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

      On June 19 two years ago, I received a distress call from my younger brother. He was crying and explained that our mom had died that day following a simple surgery to unclog some veins in her leg. I was out of town and would not be able to get to...

        Targeting the Unreached
        06.23.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

        Every summer, The Fellowship’s Prayer Team lifts up a 75-year-old doctor from Louisiana and his medical mission team as they annually target an unreached people group somewhere in the world, bringing the gospel and modern medicine to them...

          My Unsung Heroes
          06.16.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

          A lot has been going on in my life for the past year or more with the result that I have struggled with severe, chronic depression, anxiety, and other personal challenges. There has been much prayer and intercession by me and for me from close...

            When Crisis Comes
            06.09.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

            A few months ago, my father passed away at the age of 91. About a week before, I had flown up to Canada to see him. My dad recognized me and smiled – he knew that I was there! My older brother and sister were also there as the end was near...

              The Right Decision
              06.02.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

              Last summer our granddaughter, in summer school at the University of Tennessee, was experiencing some stomach issues, but could not pin down the cause. Her mom, who was visiting us from North Carolina, called to see how she was feeling and asked...

                Something has to be Done
                05.26.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

                My husband Ron and I for many years have hosted a LIFE Group in our home.  A couple of months ago, The Fellowship announced plans for ServeFest where instead of worshipping on a given Sunday morning, the congregation would go out and serve...

                  Faith in Action
                  05.19.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

                  On July 2, 1982, Larry Walters of Los Angeles, California, filled 45 weather balloons with helium and tethered them to an aluminum lawn chair.  He soared to 16,000 feet for 11 hours before shooting some of the balloons with his pellet gun...

                    No Limitations
                    05.12.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

                    The past 18 months have been a trying experience for our family. In January 2018, my husband, Davis, and I were expecting our third child. Shortly thereafter, we had a miscarriage -- followed by a second miscarriage...

                      Terrorist Attacks
                      04.28.19 | Stories | Edited by Nancy Newbrough

                      On Easter Sunday morning, my wife, Jennifer, and I headed bright and early to set up for church at the Katy Main Street campus.  When we were finished, I happened to see an email and much to my surprise, it was from my cousin, Larry, who is...