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.

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,

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.

“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


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 10 times.

Phil Chavez

Please Pray Healing for Hearing loss, Memory, Bad Posture, Body Pain, Blood Pressure and others )Pray Excellent health from head to toe and long life for Lorraine Chavez now in Jesus Name. Pray Debt be gone from Lorraine Chavez in Jesus Name. Lorraine Chavez Possessions(House,Cars,Appliances Ext.) last a 100 times longer and become newer each day now in Jesus Name. I pray for Lorraine Chavez. And Please Pray Excellent health from head to toe and long life for my uncle Seve Chacon

Received: April 22, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 11 times.


My uncle Richard, who suffers from severe COPD is really struggling. Pray for him and my aunt during this difficult time. Struggling for a breath is difficult to experience and watch.


Received: April 20, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 14 times.

Matt Scott

Please pray for patience and a sensitive heart to God and his spirit as I continue to heal from a divorce. It has been a pleasure to visit Blackhawk throughout the year and hear the message with you all. Pray I can bounce back, face single life boldly, and find a new calling through Gods grace.

Received: April 16, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 23 times.

Christy Gibson

I am requesting prayer for depression, anxiety and horrible allergies right now.

Received: April 11, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 22 times.

Ron Herrell

Please pray for my mother-in-law she is really struggling with the fear of the pandemic right now.

Received: April 5, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 19 times.

Doris Foss

My brother in law has all the signs of the continua virus and has been sick for 8 days at home. My sister took him to the ER because he’s getting dehydrated and can’t break the fever. Please keep him in prayer for healing and for my sister Denise and daughters Sarah and Shannon so they don’t get it. Pray Erik gets better and they can be reunited as a family again. Thank you, Doris and Duane Foss

Received: April 2, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 14 times.

Steven Foos

Pray for MaryKay Food RN

Received: April 1, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 19 times.

Benjamin David Rosner

Fighting demons attacking me urges to steal and lie and lust

Received: March 31, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 15 times.

Kristen Smelser

We just brought our 4th baby home on January 30th. He is our rainbow baby and his pregnancy wasn

Received: March 24, 2020

I prayed for this

Prayed for 14 times.

Christy Gibson

I have two praise reports. I had requested prayer for my daughter having jaw surgery, everything went exceptionally well. She is recouping and doing fine. I also requested prayer for my husband he was having tests done for his prostate. All of his reports came back good, no cancer! Praise God !!!!! Thank for your prayers #soblessed

Received: March 2, 2020