Prayer Calendar

Five Rivers District Prayer Calendar 2023 updated 07.12.23

Please remember to list in your bulletin and/or newsletter, and be in prayer for, the Five Rivers District Church(es) or the institution listed below

July   16   Centenary

Todd Seifert

July   23   Osawatomie/Lane

Hyun Ju Gil

July   30   Baker University Campus Ministry

Kevin Hopkins        


Aug. 6    Baldwin 1st/Ives Chapel 

Amanda Baker

Aug. 13  Colony

Dorothy Welch

Aug. 20  Wesley KU Campus Ministry

Susan Mercer               

Aug. 27  West Liberty

Jim Brackett 


Sept. 3   Ottawa Trinity

Ron Bell                                   

Sept. 10  Paola

Jee Sook Gil

Sept. 1    Yates Center/Neosho Falls

Jimmy Yoo

Sept. 24   Humboldt/Big Creek

Blake Stanwood


Oct. 1    Williamsburg

Kathleen Whitmore       

Oct. 8    Elsmore

Ralph Peters                

Oct. 15  Princeton/Richmond

Lenise Eddings            

Oct. 22  Garnett

David Shrum                

Oct. 29     Mapleton

Connie Edgerton


Nov. 5      Hiattville/Uniontown

Carl Ellis

Nov. 12    Wellsville/Clearfield

Stephen Sim

Nov. 19    Lay Servant Ministry

Mary Brooks (5R Director)

Nov. 26     Disaster Response

Hollie Tapley


Dec. 3      Parsons District

Dec. 10     Director of Admn./Chief of Staff

Scott Brewer                

Dec. 17     Congregational Excellence

Jeff Clinger

Dec. 24    Lay Academy for Rural Church Ministries  Carl Ellis and Jada Hodgson


Additional events and people to pray for.

New to our district pastors:

Rachel Fetters ~ Prescott/Pleasanton

Dyton Owen ~ Iola: Wesley

Stephen Sim ~ Wellsville/Clearfield


New Charges/re-alignments or appointments:

Bob Conway ~ Mound City

Connie Edgerton ~ Mapleton

Brennan Cummings ~ LaCygne/New Lancaster

Marcia Eaton  ~ Gridley/Turkey Creek

Dean Lashley ~ Overbrook/Lyndon/Vassar

Bill Nelson ~ Welda

Kathy Symes ~ Louisburg

Kathleen Whitmore ~ Williamsburg


Southeast Regional Youth Ministry:

Youth Rally at Manhattan 1st Aug. 26th

Camp Chippewa Concert October 7th JJ Weeks

Camp Chippewa Cloverton in Concert Dec. 9th


Baker University Campus Ministry

Kevin Hopkins 


Wesley KU Campus Ministry  

Susan Mercer


General Conference  April 23, – May 3, 2024


Annual Conference   June 6 – June 8th, 2024


Bishop Wilson and family


Five Rivers and Parsons District DS Rev. Micki McCorkle and family

District Admin. Asst. Marve’ Ralston and family

Five Rivers District Laity and Churches



Sept. 4th             Labor Day

Nov. 23-24th      Thanksgiving

Dec. 24-25th      Christmas








Additional events and people to pray for:

Disaster Response Coordinator   ~   Hollie Tapley

General Conference:

Annual Conference

Bishop and Maye Saenz and family

District Superintendent Micki McCorkle and family

Admn. Asst. Marve’ Ralston and family

Five Rivers District Clergy and Laity