There is power in prayer. That’s why millions of Americans have set aside a day, Thursday, May 3, as the National Day of Prayer. For Christians across the globe, the historic day serves as a symbolic remembrance that their help comes from God. This year marks the 61st annual observance of the National Day of Prayer.

“This year’s theme, ‘One Nation Under God,’ is based on Psalm 33:12 which reminds us that “blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord,” said National Day of Prayer (NDP) Task Force Chairman Shirley Dobson, wife of Focus on the Family founder Dr. James Dobson. “At this perilous and uncertain juncture in our country’s history, it is critical that we remain in prayer. The American people continue to be plagued with challenges that defy simple answers, and our hope lies in humbly seeking the Almighty’s guidance, protection, and blessing–not only on the National Day of Prayer, but throughout the year.”

“In our churches, we can pray every Sunday, on Wednesday’s and at other times throughout the week.

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