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Blackhawk Cares

Blackhawk Ministries is a bustling place with countless opportunities for you to learn, worship, grow, and belong together with our church family. We all understand that life can be a challenge, and that support from your church community can make all the difference We want to share in your joys and to help carry your burdens. Whether you’re seeking Christian fellowship and growth when the road is smooth, or have an earnest need when you hit a rough patch, we want to provide a safe place where you are loved and cared for. 

Prayer Wall

If you’re in need of prayer for any reason, post on our Prayer Wall, where typically dozens of people pray for requests.

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Prayer & Counseling

We would love to serve you. Please contact us and a pastor or staff member will reply as quickly as possible. Or call the church office: 260.493.7400


Assistance Request

We would love to come alongside you to support any needs you may have in this season. We encourage those already in a Blackhawk Life Group to check for any needs within the group and aim to meet those needs. Fill out our Assistance Request Form to request help if your Blackhawk Life Group (as mentioned above) is unable to assist. Please note: assistance is not provided for all financial requests and is generally processed in a one-to-two week time frame.

Ways to Respond During Difficult Seasons

In time when the world is responding with panic and chaos, God's people respond well by remaining calm,
praying first, filling our hearts with God's word, and increasing our generosity.

Praying First

Go to God as your first priority, not your last resort. We believe God is working supernaturally while we are working naturally.

PRAYER TO PRAY
Most Gracious Father,
We place our confidence and hope in You.
We ask You for protection, healing, and provision.
We ask You for wisdom to know how we ought to conduct ourselves as the body of Christ before a watching world.
We ask that You would open our eyes to see ways to love our neighbor as ourselves.
We ask You to use these uncertain and difficult times to bring renewal to our homes and communities. We ask that, by the power of Your Spirit, You would draw people far from You to place their trust in Jesus.

In Jesus’ name,
Amen.

Filling Our Hearts with God’s Word

The unshakable foundation for our lives is God’s Word. It is our source of wisdom, comfort, and faith. It helps defines our current reality and illuminate our path forward.

SCRIPTURES TO MEDITATE ON
“When you lie down, you will not be afraid; when you lie down,
your sleep will be sweet.
Have no fear of sudden disaster
or of the ruin that overtakes the wicked,
for the Lord will be at your side
and will keep your foot from being snared.”
— Proverbs 3:24-26 NIV

Pastor Kevin's 50 Scriptures to help with fear and anxiety

Increasing Generosity

God’s people don’t shrink from difficult times, instead, we react in faith believing that God uses our increased generosity to meet needs and shine a light of hope into the darkness people around us are experiencing.

One of the biggest ways you can help is to automate your giving. Set up recurring giving so that no matter how often we are able to gather, God’s work can continue

WAYS TO GIVE

Look for ways to step out and bless the people around you:

  • Who is anxious?
  • Who is directly affected by these events?
  • Is there anyone in your world who can’t travel home?
  • Lost their regular work?

Prayer Wall

The Blackhawk Ministries Prayer Wall is the central place for prayer requests. Share your prayer requests, pray for others and see how others have prayed for you.

By submitting prayer requests to the Prayer Wall, you are giving consent for the church to post prayer requests online. Blackhawk Ministries has the right to edit all information submitted to ensure the proper level of privacy is maintained. If you would like to share a prayer or praise with the staff and elders only (i.e., not posted on the Prayer Wall), please select "DO NOT Share This" when submitting your request.

You may add your prayer request to our prayer wall using the form below. Once your prayer request is received, we will share it according to your instructions. Feel free to submit as many prayer requests as you like!


I prayed for this

Prayed for 2 times.

Christy Gibson

My husband and I got our flu vaccines over the weekend. This is our first time getting one. We have not felt well for the past two days. Our doctors office said it was normal. We are asking for prayers please? We are experiencing all the flu symptoms. We pray god lifts us up and heals our bodies. All praise and glory go to you our Heavenly Father. Thank you

Received: October 26, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 3 times.

Barbara Tomlinson

I have eye diseases that threaten blindness (glaucoma, cataracts, etc.). Doctors have done what they can, but with limited success. Please pray for God's healing and for the restoration of the eye sight I have already lost.

Thanks

Received: October 25, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 4 times.

Barbara Tomlinson

Please pray for our children. Daughter Rochelle has mental illness along with post traumatic stress from a childhood event. She has trouble holding a job and with just functioning in every day life. Son Shannon has health problems tough to deal with. He also seems lost, confused, and without purpose in life. Both have become angry and bitter and blames God and the world. They need physical, emotional, spiritual healing and restoration to the Lord.

Also as parents, we are deep in debt trying to help them and keep them. Please pray for God's help and for His financial anointing.

Thanks

Received: October 25, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 7 times.

Anonymous

Be in prayer for our grandson. Last week he was told that He has Lymphoma cancer. He went this week for second biopsy, no results yet. Pray that the Lord will lay His hands on him and heal him and keep his wife and family in prayer also. Thanks.

Received: October 23, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 5 times.

Andy L.

"Hi I need prayer to completely defeat lust in my life and the after affects, it has been a source of many of my problems, thank you very much for your prayers!

Also... I need prayers so that I can go to bed early, so that I can be productive during the day, also that I can pay all my bills off. And get out of debt, so that I can give generously to deserving ministries... marriage with Rosa (newly weds)! Reconciliation with my daughters. And a good relationship with my Ex.

Dyna that she would be on fire for God! Thank you very much for the prayers... amen... blessings to you!... Andy"

Received: October 18, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 10 times.

Maddie Wilson

Our friend kyler who is 10 years old has brain cancer and the doctors have said there’s nothing else they can do , so please pray for a miracle for him and prayers over his family, we know what the doctors have said but God can work miracles!

Received: October 11, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 8 times.

Barbara Tomlinson

I have eye diseases that threaten blindness (glaucoma, cataracts, etc.). Doctors have done what they can, but with limited success. Please pray for God's healing and for the restoration of the eye sight I have already lost.

Thanks

Received: September 29, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 5 times.

Joyce

For Linda as she receives test results today regarding her health

For Ann who is battling an infection and is hospitalized

God provide them both with His healing and protective care

Received: September 29, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 5 times.

Doris Foss

My sister Diane is in the hospital sick. Doctors have ran several tests but they cannot figure out why she’s having sever migraines and a fever along with other symptoms. Please pray for healing, strength and comfort for her and for the doctors to figure out what’s going on to treat it. Thank you

Received: September 23, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 7 times.

Chataya

Praying for healing praying for better health in strength and energy praying for healing on my body

Received: September 7, 2020