For Immediate Release
April 26, 2017
Contact: Nicole Singletary
Miami Lakes, FL - Mayor Manny Cid and the Town of Miami Lakes will host a reception at Miami Lakes Town Hall in observance of National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 4th beginning at 8:00 AM.
A light breakfast will be served followed by a musical ensemble from the Elevate Church Worship Band and prayers from members of local houses of worship.
"Since President Washington's swearing in, prayer has played a pivotal role in the truth that our rights come from God and not government," stated Mayor Cid. "The national day of prayer celebration reminds us of faiths prominent place in our nation's founding."
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.