National Day of Prayer - Garfield Heights

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What is the National Day of Prayer

 The first Thursday in May each year is observed as the National Day of Prayer in the United States. The day is set aside for people from all faiths to pray for the country as a whole.   It was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of the United States Congress, and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman.  

Garfield Hts. City Wide National Day of Prayer

The Garfield Hts. City Wide observance of the National Day of Prayer is held at various locations throughout the city. There is one main venue and several  stationary venues where Christians gather together in worship and in prayer. The prayer topics cover both the city and our nation. Stationary venues include: Jennings Nursing Home, The Village of Marymount, Garfield Heights Fire Department, the Garfield Heights Civic Center, and the Veteran's Memorial. 

When is it Celebrated

  •  Garfield Hts. City Wide National Day of Prayer is held annually on the First Thursday in May.  
  • This Coming year (2020), it will be held on May 7th. Location to be announced.

To Participate in the Garfield Heights National Day of Prayer

  • Contact:    uicministries2017@gmail.com