Prayer and Upcoming Events

Prayer Requests

The Lost

  • Pray for the lost in your family, school/job, neighborhood and community.
  • Pray for specific people to be born again, disciples, and to lead others to faith and make disciples.
  • Pray for possible church plants in our area.


  • Karen’s dad was back in the hospital after having A-fib. He was  transferred to a heart specialist where he had some tests done, and things seem to be as good as they can be. He may be going home today.
  • Karen asked for prayer for her family’s relationships.
  • They have an unspoken prayer request and also pray for healing and for trials they are facing.


  • Their son and family sold their home and are planning to move to Manhattan, Kansas. Pray they can find a home there as they need to be out of their current home by the end of May. Pray also for the transition for their 6th grade son.
  • Sandra’s brother-in-law, Gerry. Pray hard for his salvation.
  • Myra has found out that she has kidney cancer. She is still waiting to get into the doctor for this. Pray for patience and God’s timing in all of it.
  • Myra’s husband, John, has an ulcer in his leg. He needs knee replacement surgery but can’t.

Other Prayer

  • Ashley (Leistikow) Wilson’s grandmother has terminal pancreatic cancer. She is holding up ok. She is home and they are working on in-home care.
  • The war in Israel.
  • Patty’s brother, John, is struggling with lung cancer and COPD. 
  • Mark Widdel has severe arthritis in his tibia. Pray for the pain to go away.
  • Jaxon Hansen (James and Pat’s grandson / Andrea’s nephew) and his ongoing recovery from a spinal cord injury a few years ago.

Answered Prayers – 2024

  • Madeline is feeling much better.
  • Nick received good news about some health issues he was concerned about.
  • Jim Harp is home doing well after getting a stint put in.
  • Our church paid for curtains to be made for Nueva Vida and they were completed and hung!

Cornerstone Church and Community Upcoming Events

  • April 20 – Church work day (10:00am)
  • April 20th (Saturday) 6p.m. – our sister church, Riverwood church, in Waverly is celebrating being 10 years old! They are having a time of worship and celebrating God’s faithfulness. This could be a great way to encourage our brothers and sisters serving Jesus in Waverly.
  • April 22 – Our church is getting a defibrillator. There will be a training on how to use it along with CPR training at our building (6:00pm)
  • April 24 – Prayer gathering (6:30pm)
  • Sundays – HS Youth Group at Sommerlot’s house at (5:00pm)
  • Wednesdays – 5th-6th grade youth group at the church building right after school (2:00pm)
  • Tuesdays – Women’s group at either at Donna Petersen’s house or the church building depending on the week. (10:00am)
  • Tuesdays – Men’s prayer group (10:00am)
  • Wednesdays – Men’s group @ the church (5:30 am)