The 2019 National Day of Prayer observance is May 2. It is an unprecedented opportunity to see the Lord’s healing and renewing power made manifest as we call on citizens to humbly come before His throne.
LOVE ONE ANOTHER. JUST AS I HAVE LOVED YOU. JOHN 13:34
STATE CAPITOL PRAYER EVENT
Join hundreds of Nebraskans at the State Capitol in observance of the 68th annual National Day of Prayer. We are honored to have keynote speaker, Attorney General Doug Peterson, and event sponsor, Senator Robert Clements. Please come to unite with senators, faith-leaders, and fellow citizens for a dedicated time in prayer.
Thursday | May 2, 2019
12:00 – 1:00 PM
State Capitol Warner Chamber
1445 K St. Lincoln, NE 68508
Where do I park? Is there a courtesy shuttle?
On-street parking near the Capitol will be limited, but parking is available at Trinity Lutheran (corner of 12th and H) with a courtesy shuttle to the Capitol from 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM.
What if I can’t make it to the State Capitol?
If you’re unable to attend the prayer observance at the State Capitol, find an organized prayer event near you! There are several throughout Nebraska.
National Day of Prayer Proclamation Signing 2019
I, Pete Ricketts, Governor of the State of Nebraska, DO HEREBY PROCLAIM the 2nd day of May 2019 as a NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER in Nebraska, and I do hereby urge all citizens to take due note of the observance.Governor Pete Ricketts
We are grateful to Governor Pete Ricketts for again signing an official proclamation recognizing the first Thursday of May as the National Day of Prayer: 2019 National Day of Prayer Proclamation.
National Day of Prayer Proclamation Signing 2018
How to Organize Your Own National Day of Prayer Event
If you’d like to organize a National Day of Prayer event in your own town, the National Day of Prayer Task Force provides a variety of resources that equip you to organize and publicize prayer gatherings, citywide prayer breakfasts, worship services, and rallies. These materials also present creative ideas geared toward helping individuals and families to establish meaningful devotional times. Learn more here.