Market Weekly: May 3- May 9 2020

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https://www.nationaldayofprayer.org/

The 2020 ‘Virtual’ National Day of Prayer Observance May Have More Prayer – and More ‘Prayers’ Than Ever Before

As most of you are well aware, the National Day of Prayer is an annual national observance established in public law in 1952 and observed publicly on the First Thursday in May since 1988. Regardless of the unprecedented challenges that our nation is facing today due to the covid-19 outbreak and resulting economic shutdown, it will not be canceled nor postponed – but will look very different from years past. Each year, people gather across our nation in over 60,000 local community events to pray together for America. While the number of people gathering in-person may be different this year, the prayers we pray will be multiplied and amplified through new and creative approaches,