The Norman Transcript


May 3, 2013

National Day of Prayer continues despite rain



During the service, a prayer was said for local, state and national government.

“We pray this for the President of the United States Barrack Obama and all national leaders, Gov. Mary Fallen, all House of Representatives and Senate, especially Scott Martin, Emily Virgin, Aaron Stiles, Rob Standridge, John Sparks and Tom Cole,” Lisle said during the service. “All administration at the state level, Norman Mayor Cindy Rosenthal, Norman Council James Griffith, Tom Kovach, Chad Williams, Dave Spaulding, Robert Castleberry, Linda Lockett, Roger Gallagher, Gregory Jungman, City Manager Steve Lewis, Chief of Police Keith Humphrey, Fire Chief Fullingim and all city of Norman administration and personnel.”

Following prayers for Cleveland County officials, those in attendance also prayed for area churches, military, families, education, media and businesses.

“Father we thank you today for hearing our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to come to the throne room of God today with our prayers and have expectant hearts our prayers will be answered that Norman, Okla., and America would be blessed and honor you and your word,” Lisle said. “We thank you that Norman would be that city on the hill for all the world to see that honors you. Help us, Father, fulfill every desire and plan you had for this land known as Norman, Okla.”

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