They gathered on the steps, kneeled and spoke to God.
The group also sang songs about America and read scriptures from the Bible. They prayed together for our community.
Thursday was National Day of Prayer. In honor of the day, about 35 people gathered at the Taylor County Courthouse steps. The event was one of several around the nation offering inspirational music and prayer. Those who attended received an "I Prayed" sticker.
A balloon launch, symbolizing the group's prayers being released to God, followed the ceremony.
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