Image

7:18 AM / Saturday March 28, 2020

30 Aug 2019

First Day Prayer @ Martin Luther King High School

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
August 30, 2019 Category: Oasis Posted by:

The community is coming together, joining hands, circling MLK High School and covering students, schools and educators in prayer on the first day of school.

On Tuesday, September 3, 2019, the community will join the office of State Representative Isabella Fitzgerald, the Northwest CommUnity Coalition for Youth (NCCY) and Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church outside Martin Luther King High School for First Day Prayer. 

Participants will join hands and circle school to pray for students, schools and educators from all over the city at 6:45 am.  Participants are being asked to arrive no later than 6:30 am.

As in past years, we want to begin this school year in prayer for our children, for our schools and for our educators. 

Image

In our effort to continue the tradition started by Rev. LeRoi Simmons and the Germantown Clergy Initiative at Germantown High School, we are striving to show our children that communities care and support them. 

We will be joined by clergy and faith leaders from the Northwest and all over the city.

Considering the challenges that face our students and our schools at this time, it is the goal of this partnership to make sure that this first day of school begins on a positive note by welcoming this year’s returning students to an upbeat atmosphere.  

  • Facebook
  • Twitter

Leave a Comment

Recent News

Commentary

A Millennial Voice: When expression becomes sound — an interview with the artist known as PUNCHBAG

March 27, 2020

Tweet Share Pin Email By Danae Reid Independent and underground artistry has been prevalent for years. With...

Food And Beverage

A Comfort Food Classic

March 27, 2020

Tweet Share Pin Email CULINARY.NET ’Tis the season for comfort foods, and this recipe with crumbled bacon...

Entertainment

Netflix establishes $100 million virus relief fund

March 27, 2020

Tweet Share Pin Email By Lynn Elber ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES — Netflix said last week it...

Seniors

COVID-19: Information and resources for older Philadelphians

March 27, 2020

Tweet Share Pin Email Informational Resources In response to the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19), the City of...

Sun Report

Election limbo as coronavirus outbreak upends US primaries

March 27, 2020

Tweet Share Pin Email ABOVE PHOTO: Early voters cast their ballots at the Frank P. Zeidler Municipal...

Health

Virus outbreak means (mis)information overload: How to cope

March 27, 2020

Tweet Share Pin Email ABOVE PHOTO: The Manhattan bridge is seen in the background of a flashing...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff