The National Day of Prayer will be observed Thursday at Bridgman City Hall, 9765 Maple St. Attendees will gather around the flagpole at 12:15 p.m. The theme for this year’s event is “Lord Pour Out Your Love, Life and Liberty” based on 2 Corinthians 3:17.

Pray SW Michigan will host a community-wide prayer call at noon Thursday for National Day of Prayer. To participate in the free call, dial 701-801-6523. The call will begin with the Pledge of Allegiance followed by ministers leading prayers for the community and our nation. The local prayer calls continue at noon every Thursday.

Church Notes is a free listing, published on weekends as a public service. Announcements are due by noon Wednesday. Late items won’t be published. The editor reserves the right to edit for space and style. Incomplete information may not be published. First and last names should be furnished. Pictures should include names of everyone shown. Email items to focus@TheHP.com. Items should include a daytime telephone number.