National Day of Prayer Breakfast

Published: Friday, May 3, 2013 11:39 a.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, May 3, 2013 12:07 p.m. CDT

Participants in the first-ever Newton National Day of Prayer Breakfast bow their heads as Chris Law of the Pregnancy Center of Central Iowa leads them in prayer for the families of Newton Thursday morning. The first Thursday of May is the National Day of Prayer. Several Newton churches joined together for the ecumenical event. More than 180 people came together for the 90-minute breakfast and prayer service.

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