Riverbend residents are reaching out to Newtown, Connecticut residents with a prayer service during their time of crisis following the school shootings of last week. The Ministerial Alliance is hosting the service today at noon at the Riverbender.com Community Center. The public is invited to attend.
The Alliance's Reverend Greg Harrison says taking prayer out of school is a policy that should be re-examined.
Twenty-seven people were killed, including the shooter, last Friday inside Sandy Hook Elementary. Twenty of the deaths were children in either kindergarten or first grade.