Christ Episcopal Church, Mexia
|505 E. Commerce
Mexia Texas 76667-2862
Moreover as for me, far be it from me that I should sin against the Lord by ceasing to pray for you … I Samuel 12:23
If you would like to request prayer, send an email to the church at firstname.lastname@example.org
giving the details. Please include at least the first name
of the person involved or a description of the event and a brief statement of what we may pray for. Your request and any information it contains will be held in strictest confidence and shared with no one.
Are any among you sick? They should call for the elders of the church and have them pray over them, anointing them with oil in the name of the Lord. [James 5:14] Christ Church has a staff of Eucharistic Visitors who are able to bring Eucharist to anyone who is unable to attend a regular service but would like to receive communion. If you would like a Eucharistic Visitor to call on you or a loved one, just send their name and contact information to the church at email@example.com.
Prayers for God's Healing
Prayers for Those in Harm's Way
Members of our Military (US Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines, Merchant Marines, Navy, Space Force, Special Forces), Border Patrol, and First Responders
Prayers for God's Comfort, Guidance, Protection or Direction
Prayers for Those Who Travel
Prayers for the Episcopal Church
We pray for The Most Rev. Michael B. Curry, our Presiding Bishop
Prayers for the Episcopal Diocese of Texas
We pray for
The Rt. Rev. C. Andrew Doyle, our Diocesan Bishop;
The Rt. Rev. Jeff W. Fisher & The Rt. Rev. Kathryn "Kai" Ryan, our Bishops Suffragan;
The Rt. Rev. Hector F. Monterroso, our Bishop Assistant;
The Rev. D. Ray Bagby;
Parishes in the Diocese of Texas (Diocesean Cycle of Prayer
St. Luke's, Lindale – Judy E. Rogers (Bishop's Warden)
St. Matthew's, Henderson – Patsy Griffin Barham
St. Michael & All Angels, Longview – Tracey Fiore Carroll
St. Paul's, Kilgore – Lon E. Ford (Bishop's Warden).
Prayers for the Church-at-Large
Pray for Bart Rainey, Sharon Yeager, and Jane Pounds, victims of the St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Vestavia Hills, Alabama shooting
Pastoral word from Presiding Bishop Michael Curry on shooting at St. Stephen’s, Vestavia Hills, Alabama
Prayers for the Local Area, the State and the Nation
- The students and teachers killed in the Uvalde school shooting
- The cessation of violence, especially gun violence, in America
- The doctors, nurses, health officials, first responders and all others protecting us during these difficult times.
- Those people affected by racial injustice and demonstrations of violence around the country.
- The President, the House, the Senate, and the Judicial System as they lead our nation.
Prayers for the World
- All those in the Ukraine affected by the invasion; troops and the refugees
- Healthcare workers on the frontline of the battle against Coronavirus and its variants in all countries
Prayers of Thanksgiving for Those Celebrating Birthdays
Milinda Ellis (07/02)
Prayers of Thanksgiving for Those Celebrating Anniversaries
Prayers for those who have entered into the Greater Life
Margaret Frances Reiter
Prayers in Celebration of the Life of Those Gone but not Forgotten
Teresa O'Dell (3/15/2022), Steven Price (10/5/2021), Audrey Peavy (10/2/2021), Claudia Smith (2/11/2021), Douglas W. Windsor (1/12/2021), Lenard Mixon (11/28/2020), Sandy Leggitt (8/19/2020), Putnam K Reiter (8/18/2020), Mary Lee Isennock (10/30/2018), Peggy Bloomer (8/6/2018), Emmie J Wardell (7/22/2014), Jesse O Reiter (10/04/2013), Kenneth D Windsor (9/11/2009)