World Day of Prayer

Event Date: Fri, 2014-03-07

Since 1927, Christian women around the world have gathered the first Friday of March to pray for peace. This year, on March 7 at 1 p.m. at Community Presbyterian Church of Ben Avon, 7501 Church Ave., the World Day of Prayer service will be held for the extended North Boroughs community.

Women from Egypt have written the 2014 service,entitled “Streams in the Desert.” An offering will be received for programs assisting American needy women and children.

A reception will follow the service.

Parking is available beside the church on Rostraver Drive.

All are invited to this service of prayer for peace.