“Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:6-7...


Are you in need of prayer today?

At Bell Shoals we believe in the power of prayer. That's why we have a prayer ministry specially equipped to pray for your requests. If you have a prayer request that you'd like to pass on to us, you can call 813.684.PRAY(7729) or submit a prayer request and our team will pray for you.

Submit a Prayer Request


Join the Intercessory Prayer Team and “Lift Up the Needs of Others”

Are you passionate about prayer and praying for the needs of others? If so, we invite you to join the Bell Shoals Intercessory Prayer Team. You can become a Prayer Room Intercessor, this group of faithful prayer warriors sign up for a weekly time slot in our Intercessory Prayer Room and pray for requests that are submitted to our Prayer Room. These include weekly prayer requests, phone requests, and online prayer requests. The Intercessory Prayer Room is open from 8:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. 7 days a week.  Become an Intercessory Prayer Team member today and experience the joy and blessing of praying for others!

  Join the Intercessory Prayer Team

Prayer Resources

At Bell Shoals Baptist we believe in the power of prayer.  We would like to equip you with the tools you need to have an effective prayer life.  Below are several resources to assist you in learning what the bible teaches about prayer so that you may grow and experience all that God intends for you through this great gift of prayer.

We encourage you to use the REAL HOPE Prayer Guide as a tool for praying for unsaved friends and family.  Inside the guide are model prayers for you to add a personal name and create a powerful and unique prayer.  We hope this guide will inspire you to create your own meaningful prayers and establish a practice of prayer that works for you. 

Real Hope Prayer Guide



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Praying with Purpose

Jesus' Prayer Life 

Week One

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Hannah's Prayer of Desperation

Week Two

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David's Prayer of Restoration

Week Three

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Making the Lord's Prayer Your Prayer

Week Four