WASHINGTON — Tens of thousands packed the National Mall in Washington on Sept. 26 to cry out to God and repent.
The gathering stretched from the Lincoln Memorial to the U.S. Capitol.
Christians from all over the country participated in the prayer march, which was organized by evangelist Franklin Graham.
Gene Harston, a member of Eastwood Baptist in Bowling Green, Ky., traveled with a group of prayer partners to participate.
“When I see the violent conflict, the fear and isolation of the pandemic, and the importance of the upcoming election, I know the only hope for our nation is God’s intervention,” he said. “I was convicted to make the sacrifice of time and expense to meet with like-minded Christians from all over the country to dedicate to prayer and repentance.” [Read more…]