Christianity Today | Franklin Graham Declared a Day of Prayer for President Trump. Christian Leaders Weigh In.

This Sunday, hundreds of Christian leaders and congregations across the US will join Franklin Graham in a special day of prayer for President Donald Trump. The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association president, who prayed at Trump’s inauguration, said that the president needs prayer to “protect, strengthen, encourage, and guide” him in the face of political attacks. … Continued

RNS | Widower of Emanuel 9 victim, formerly detained pastor call for unity on prayer day

WASHINGTON (RNS) — Standing before a National Day of Prayer gathering, the Rev. Anthony Thompson called himself an example of the day’s theme of loving one another — no matter what. “Can you love someone who hates you because of the color of your skin?” he asked the crowd of more than 200 assembled Thursday … Continued

The Christian Post | National Day of Prayer: Americans called to ‘love one another’ or risk destruction as divided nation

Christian leaders, lawmakers and distinguished guests packed into the U.S. Capitol for the 68th National Day of Prayer observance Thursday night, calling on Americans of all political stripes to “love one another” or run the risk letting a divided kingdom fall. In the midst of a split Congress and a politically divided America, believers gathered … Continued

Baptist Press | Nat’l Day of Prayer: Love, forgive radically

WASHINGTON (BP) — “From the church house to the state house and all the way to the White House, we need to learn how to love one another,” Ronnie Floyd told the crowd present at a National Day of Prayer (NDP) observance May 2 in the U.S. Capitol. “I want to remind everyone here tonight … Continued

[Release] Dr. Ronnie Floyd and Faith Leaders Call on Americans to ‘Love One Another’ at National Day of Prayer Observance

WASHINGTON — In a night filled with worship music and prayer, a multiethnic group of pastors and faith leaders joined Dr. Ronnie Floyd to urge Americans to put aside hate, division and unforgiveness and to choose to love one another. The 68th National Observance of the National Day of Prayer was held Thursday, at National … Continued

Fox News Radio | The Todd Starnes Show – May 2nd, 2019

Todd speaks with National Day of Prayer President Dr. Ronnie Floyd about what makes this day special and how President trump has embraced the celebration. Watch the interview here.

Yahoo | National Day of Prayer: Why faith is important now more than ever

Senior pastor of Cross Church Dr. Ronnie Floyd says our nation needs prayer today more than ever before. Watch the interview here.

The Christian Post | Senator pleads to God for help in floor speech: ‘division in our nation, the anger, the struggle’

Senator James Lankford of Oklahoma took to the Senate floor to offer a prayer for the nation, asking God to help Americans curb divisiveness in the nation and “love one another” instead. The day before the annual National Day of Prayer, Sen. Lankford addressed the upper house of Congress regarding the upcoming observance and attacks … Continued

Fox News | Dr. Ronnie Floyd: ‘Our nation needs prayer today more than ever before’

Millions of Americans will be seeking God Thursday as a day set apart for public prayer from Maine to Hawaii and the need couldn’t be greater, a leading pastor told Fox News. Dr. Ronnie Floyd, the president of the National Day of Prayer, said this year’s theme, “Love one another,” is needed more than ever. “When we … Continued

CBN | ‘Pray Like It Really Matters’: Dr. Ronnie Floyd’s Urgent Message on the National Day of Prayer

Today millions of Americans across the country will take part in the National Day of Prayer. The public prayer day was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of Congress and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. In 1988, the law was unanimously amended by both the House and the Senate and signed … Continued