2018 Shelby County National Day of Prayer Events

National Day of Prayer Central Memphis
May 3 2018 from 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm
At the Flagpole, on the front lawn of the Edmiston Administration Building,
Shelby County Government East complex, 1075 Mullins Station, Memphis.
Join Mayor Luttrell and local leaders in prayer for our nation.  The NDP theme this year is UNITY”, and the theme verse is “…making every effort to keep the unity of the spirit through the bond of peace”, Ephesians 4:3.  Join other Christians in powerful, unified prayer.
If America ever needed to come together in unity as the Body of Christ, it is now. We believe that unified, strategic prayer can help heal a divided nation. 
The location at a Shelby County site was chosen to hold public, unified prayer at a government location.  We thank God that our country still allows this.  Please invite your church and your friends and share this event. #PRAY4UNITY

 Prayer for Israel and America
There will be a National Day of Prayer service from 6:00 and 6:45 p.m. before the Israel Prayer Dinner on May 3 at Opera Memphis, 6745 Wolf River Parkway, Memphis, TN 38120.  You may attend the prayer event without coming to the dinner.  For more information on the dinner, please contact mainstreetj11@gmail.com

National Day of Prayer at the Visible School, Downtown Memphis
On 5/3/18 from 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM, there will be a gathering of local church leaders and worship leaders for prayer over our city, state, country and world, hosted by Visible Music College.  The address is 200 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN, 38103
Collierville Town Hall NDP
There will be a National Day of Prayer ceremony May 3 at 9:00 a.m. at Collierville's Town Hall. This event will be led by local pastors and leaders.  The address is 500 Poplar View Pkwy, Collierville, TN 38017.

 National Day of Prayer Millington
Come to the Community Prayer Meeting.  May 3 from 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM at the Baker Community Center, Millington , TN.  Join Millington Arts, Recreation & Parks as we join together with all faiths to pray for the Community we live in. All area Pastors and their congregations are encouraged to attend. The event is open to anyone and everyone who would like to attend.

 National Day of Prayer Germantown City Hall
Please join Germantown area pastors and leaders around the flag pole for a time of prayer for our nation and city on May3rd from 12-1:00 pm.  Germantown City Hall, 1930 S Germantown Rd., Germantown, TN 38138.  The event this year will be led by Germantown Baptist Church.

Bartlett NDP
It is time for Christians to gather and pray for our nation, state, and particularly our local governments.  Come join us in the beautiful Japanese Garden behind City Hall to pray and hear local leaders as we come together at noon.  May 03, 2018 from 12pm - 1pm.  At the Bartlett City Hall Japanese Gardens, 6400 Stage Rd., Bartlett, TN 38134.   (In case of rain we move to city hall chambers)  For more information contact dgelineau@cityofbartlett.org

Highland’s Walk for Unity
5/3/18 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Highland Church of Christ, Cordova, TN
We will be prayer walking around the perimeter of the Highland church of Christ. The event will begin with a time of praise and worship then we will step out with our family, friends and neighbors to pray for our nation at a few designated areas around the property. This is a chance to pray together as the body of Christ for our nation.....across the nation.....for unity in the nation.
 400 N. Houston Levee Road, Cordova, TN, 38018

Events in Fayette County

Oakland National Day of Prayer
5/3/18 7:00 AM - 7:45 AM at Oakland First Baptist Church, Somerville, TN, 8695 U S Highway 64, Somerville, TN 38068
We invite you to join us as several area ministers lift up prayers for our nation, and enjoy special music and a light breakfast. All the community is welcome. For more information contact Shelia Wagner at 901-497-4501 or memawwags5@gmail.com

 Somerville Fayette County Court House
National Day of Prayer Hosted by House Of Faith 5/3/18 6:00 PM - 8:00, 1 Court Sq. #101, Somerville, TN 38068

Events in Tipton County

Tipton County Courthouse, Covington, TN
The Covington, TN National Day of Prayer Event will be held at the Tipton County Courthouse which is at the intersection of East Court Square and East Liberty Avenue, Covington, TN 38019 on Thursday, May 3rd, 2018, at 12 p.m. Alternative location in the event of rain will be the Chamber Center on the court square. The theme for this year's event is Pray for America - UNITY, based upon Ephesians 4:3 which challenges us to mobilize unified public prayer for America, “Making every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace. Our hope is that individuals, churches, and spiritual leaders in America, will humble ourselves and unify in prevailing prayer for the next great move of God in America. We can come together in clear agreement that this is our greatest need. We can become a visible union, standing together in prayer. We can pray more than ever before, and practice extraordinary prayer for the next great move of God in America that will catapult the message of the gospel nationally and internationally. We look forward to seeing His hand move across our land in exciting ways each May in response to our petitions at the National Day of Prayer! We hope you will be able to join us on Thursday, May 3rd!
For more information contact Zach Cook at  901-848-2672 or ezcook@bellsouth.net

Events in De Soto County

Southaven, MS National Day of Prayer
5/3/18 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM at Jim Saucier Park 8710 Northwest Dr., Southaven, MS 38671
The National Day of Prayer is an annual observance held on the first Thursday of May, inviting people of all faiths to pray for the nation. It was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of the United States Congress, and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. The National Day of Prayer belongs to all Americans. It is a day that transcends differences, bringing together citizens from all backgrounds. Mrs. Shirley Dobson, NDP chairman emeritus, reminded us: “We have lost many of our freedoms in America because we have been asleep. I feel if we do not become involved and support the annual National Day of Prayer, we could end up forfeiting this freedom, too.” Ephesians 4:3 Making every effort to keep the unity of the spirit through the bond of peace.

Senatobia/Tate Co. NDP
5/3/18 11:30 AM - 12:45 PM Gabbert Park, Senatobia, MS 38668
Our event will be held at Gabbert Park behind the Senatobia library. We will have individuals praying into each of the seven mountains of power. A husband and wife team will pray for marriages and families in our nation, city, and state. Praise and worship will begin at 11:30 and a shofar will be blown to begin the prayers and seal the prayers. We will pray up at High Noon. Pennies Pantry will provide sack lunches and bottled water for our picnic of prayers from surrounding church representatives. This will be our 24th year to celebrate our freedom, proclaim His Word, and believe in His promises.

Horn Lake
National Day of Prayer, 5/3/18 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM at Latimer Lake Park Pavilion, 5633 Tulane Road.  11:30 worship and pre- prayer 12:00 noon actual event beginning with presenting colors, pledge of allegiance, national anthem, and retiring colors. City of Horn Lake Proclamation Corporate prayer for our city, state, and nation.  For more information, contact Donna Mitchell at (910) 238-0165 or donna_mitchell16@yahoo.com

and the Midsouth Region