Day of prayer to be held in New Milford, Sherman

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NEW MILFORD — The National Day of Prayer will be observed Thursday, May 6, in Sherman and New Milford.

The New Milford NDP observance will take place at 6:30 a.m. on the Green with Mayor Pete Bass.

The Sherman Church, 6 Church Road, will be open for individual prayer from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. A service will take place at 6:30 p.m. at the church, both in-person and livestreamed on the church YouTube channel on the following link,

The national broadcast will be at 8 p.m. on the NDP website,

This year’s theme “Lord pour out your love, life and liberty” is based on 2 Corinthians 3:17 (New International Version of Bible) “Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.”