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Ministerial Alliance Holds Thanksgiving Prayer Service
Denomination didn't matter when the Ministerial Alliance of Springfield and Vicinity came together to worship and give thanks during its annual Thanksgiving service Sunday. It was part of a community-wide endeavor to give thanks.
The service is an annual event. It's taken place for more than five years. Different churches are represented as music and prayer bring people together.
"We feel it's important for the community to come together and give thanks," the alliance's Nicholas Stojakovich said. "These are difficult times economically for many, and yet we have much to be grateful for."
The Ministerial Alliance of Springfield and Vicinity is an organization of pastors and ministers from the Springfield area. They meet monthly for fellowship and to encourage and promote ideas to spread the Christian faith.