The faithful pray during the 61st annual National Day of Prayer held on the courthouse lawn, Thursday. Mark Wilson Photo
People of various backgrounds and doctrines gathered at the steps of Chaves County Courthouse to join in prayer over local, national and global areas of concern, Thursday, observing the 61st annual National Day of Prayer.
Local pastors and civic leaders led prayers on a number of topics, including government, military, the judicial system, law enforcement, emergency medical services, education and family.
Members of Grace Community Church provided music at the ceremony. Youth Ministry Associate Michelle Hartman, who played the guitar, said her favorite part of Roswell’s National Day of Prayer is how it unites the Login to read more