The Ministry of Social Care, Constituency Empowerment and Community Development, has joined forces with the group Pastors for National Transformation to convene a Pre-Independence National Day of Prayer this Thursday, November 21.
All members of the public are being encouraged to participate in the activity by taking time out during the day for a brief prayer session.
Churches around the island will be convening their individual prayer sessions at 6:00 a.m. and again at noon, and are inviting persons to join them at those times.
Additionally, while prayers will be offered at churches, within Bridgetown at 12 o???clock, there will also be sessions at the Grande Salle of the Central Bank and the New Testament Church of God, Mer-C Building, River Road.
Finally, at 6:00 p.m. the day will culminate with a national gathering in Independence Square, The City. All pastors, church leaders, community leaders, and members of the public are especially invited to attend.
The Pre-Independence National Day of Prayer was created to encourage all members of society to call on God to intervene in national affairs in an effort to positively turn around the nation, economy and society.