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National Day of Prayer 5/4/17

Created on 4/17/2017 2:12:29 PM
The National Day of Prayer was established as an annual event by an act of Congress in 1952 designating the first Thursday of May each year. Throughout the city of Independence, a variety of location, leaders, and focuses are offered with hopes that every citizen, student, and business person will join with others to pray for our nation and region.
  • 7:00 am: Independence High School/Middle School Flag Pole 
    • 6001 Archwood Road
    • Led by Ashley Tengler 330-241-7794
  • 10:00 am: Cornerstone of Hope Center
    • 5905 Brecksville Road
    • Led by Ty Morgan 216-524-3787
  • 11:00 am: Independence Civic Center
    • 6363 Selig Drive
    • Led by Independence Clergy 216-524-47131
    • RSVP for Lunch by Wednesday 4/26
  • 12:00 pm: Church Bells Ring
  • 12:50 pm: St. Michael's Catholic Church and School
    • 6912 Chestnut Road
    • Led by Fr. Pete Colletti & Margaret Campisi 216-524-1394
  • 2:00 pm: ALL Crane Rental, Inc.
    • 4700 Acorn Drive (off Oak Tree Blvd.)
    • Prayer for the Business Community
    • Led by Lawrence Liptak 216-513-2746
  • 5:30 pm: Memorial on Public Square (Next to Town Hall)
    • 6652 Brecksville Road
    • Prayer for Safety Forces, Military, and Family
    • Led by Fred Wright 216-524-1743
  • 7:00 pm: Gather at the Local Independence Church of your choice where a service has been planned