Prayer and Care

Our Ministry & Team

How do I request prayer?
A confidential list of prayer requests is maintained and prayed over daily by our prayer ministers. To add your prayer request to the list you can: Complete a Prayer Request Cards available at all services. Call the church at .713.622.3600 and leave your request with the receptionist or on the prayer line at ext. 262 or email at
How do I notify the church that I or a loved one is in hospital?
You are encouraged to phone the main church phone number, 713.622.3600, to let us know if you or a friend or loved one is in the hospital. You will be added to our hospital list and someone from the church will visit twice a week during your stay. We will also add you to our prayer list.
What serving opportunities are available in Prayer Ministry?
The duties of prayer ministers are varied. You can assist at the 6:00 pm Service of Healing & Intercessory on a Wednesday evening; pray in teams for individuals at the 11:00 am Sunday morning Contemporary Service.

Our Mission

Prayer Ministry at St. John the Divine is a confidential ministry of Praise, Healing, Intercession, and Power in the Name of Jesus.

The Mission of SJD Prayer Ministry is to encourage people to experience the fullness of God in Jesus through the power of prayer and the Holy Spirit, to equip and train disciples of Jesus in their personal and corporate prayer lives, to empower parishioners and guests through prayer ministry and prayer conferences, changing lives for God in Jesus and to expose people to the healing presence of Jesus.