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Hundreds pack church to pray with Picayune mayor

In Pearl River County, more than 200 people packed the Links Hall at the First Baptist Church of Picayune to pray together this morning. (Photo source: WLOX) In Pearl River County, more than 200 people packed the Links Hall at the First Baptist Church of Picayune to pray together this morning. (Photo source: WLOX)
PEARL RIVER COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -

People across the coast have been clasping their hands and bowing their heads this morning for the 65th Annual National Day of Prayer.

Click here to see a list of National Day of Prayer events scheduled along the coast.

In Pearl River County, more than 200 people packed the Links Hall at the First Baptist Church of Picayune to pray together this morning. It was the third annual Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast, hosted by Mayor Ed Pinero.

Seven guest speakers of a variety of religious denominations addressed the crowd with advice and prayer. The Pearl River Community College choir entertained the crowd with some well-known patriotic tunes.

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