World Day of Prayer to be honored

A service honoring the World Day of Prayer will be held at 9:30 a.m. Friday in the Friendship Haven Celebration Center, 420 Kenyon Road. Written by women of Egypt, the prayer service calls for participants to look for “Streams in the Desert.” This service is sponsored by Church Women United, and First Presbyterian Church women will be presenting the program and serving refreshments.

World Day of Prayer is a worldwide ecumenical movement of Christian women of many traditions who come together to observe a common day of prayer each year on the first Friday in March.World Day of Prayer USA promotes justice and equality for women through prayer, partnerships, service and celebrations.