Thousands expected to participate in a rolling prayer chain through downtown Fayetteville
Fayetteville, NC - Thousands will come together on Saturday, April 13 for a silent prayer walk throughout the city of Fayetteville. This ecumenical gathering, AsONE Prayer Walk, will be comprised of people of varied ages, ethnicities, religious denominations and backgrounds gathering to unite in prayer as one body.
The walk, which begins at 10 a.m. in Festival Park, includes five prayer stations in downtown Fayetteville. It concludes with a final prayer at Festival Park.
This year, AsOne Fellowship scheduled a week of activities focused on unity and service, establishing the first annual AsOne Unity Week & Prayer Walk.
In addition to the April 13 prayer walk, the week of events include:
Tuesday, April 9 – Salvation Tuesday. Organizers are partnering with the Salvation Army to feed 2,000 people.
Wednesday April 10 – Build Wednesday. Organizers are partnering with Habitat for Humanity to frame two houses.
Friday, April 12 –AsOne Unity Service featuring Rev. Dr. Samuel Rodriguez. Dr. Rodriguez has been among many lists of influencers in America, including 40 People who Radically Changed the World, Top 100 Christian Leaders in Americaand 10 White & Brown MLKs of Our Time.
Saturday April 13 – The UnityFest features Grammy award winning singer Tasha Cobbs Leonard.
For more information, visit www.asoneprayerwalk.org or call 910-703-7504.
About AsOne Fellowship, Inc.
AsONE Fellowship serves as a ministry hub connecting people in need to community resources provided by local ministries and other non-profits. The primary tool used to create this diverse unity is the AsONE Prayer Walk. The walk is an ecumenical event that focuses on prayer and inclusion, bringing believers together so as to promote unity according to Ephesians 4.
About the Fayetteville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau (FACVB)
The FACVB is a private, not-for-profit organization responsible for positioning Cumberland County as a destination for conventions, sporting events and individual travel. For additional information, visit www.VisitFayettevilleNC.com or call 1-888-98-HEROES.