Believers of all denominations gathered Thursday at noon on the Bond County Courthouse steps for the Bond County Ministerial Alliance’s annual National Day of Prayer service. John Heston of the Greenville First Christian Church led the audience in a group prayer:
That prayer was being recited at the same time by groups all around the nation.
Earlier in the day, the Ministerial Alliance hosted a free breakfast at the Tamalco Christian Church. The Mulberry Grove Ministerial Alliance held an all-day prayer event at the First Missionary Baptist Church in Royal Lake Thursday.