Today marks the 62nd annual observance of the National Day of Prayer, which invites people of all faiths to pray for the nation.This year, the event will be marked with an observance at Alton Square Mall, hosted by the Rotary Club of the Riverbend. Ron Wenzel, the pastor at First Baptist Chruch of Rosewood Heights will be in attendance. He says that this is a special day.
The event begins at 8:15 am and should last about a half hour. It will take place in the court between JC Penny and Hayner Library and is open to the public.