NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER HISTORY
Did you know that the history of this great nation is littered with national prayer days?
That between 1535 and the last national prayer day in 1947 (in England) there was 544 public fast and prayer days for this nation. It is a well-documented fact that Churchill himself called for four days of national prayer as the evacuation of Dunkirk got under way.
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Contributed by Bishop Raymond Allan Johnson on Jan 6, 2005
It Is Well With My Soul When peace, like a river, attendeth my way, When sorrows like sea billows roll; Whatever my lot, Thou has taught me to say, It is well, it is well, with my soul. Though Satan should buffet, though trials should come, Let this blest assurance control, That Christ ...read more
Contributed by Richard Tow on Sep 22, 2005
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