Once again, our little corner of the world joined its voice with millions of people on every continent.
World Day of Prayer is an annual event celebrated by Christians all over the world simultaneously on a specific day.
One country is chosen each year to receive the prayers of the world.
“World Day of Prayer is a time when Christians come together as the whole body of Christ, united in Spirit to speak out against injustice and to spread the light of hope to struggling nations,” explains Pastor Hilary Bitten.
World Day of Prayer 2008 was dedicated to Guyana. The theme of a
The congregation was fortunate to
Heather and Gary Burns and son Angus presented a short lecture describing the conditions in the country during their time there, provided photographs and artifacts,
As refreshments were served, the multi-denominational congregation chatted, examined the Burn’s photos and artifacts, asked myriad questions and displayed an encouraging spirit of fellowship.