Observing Sept. 21 with prayers for peace


GENEVA (UMNS) – The World Council of Churches is inviting Christians to observe the International Day of Prayer for Peace, Sept. 21, with prayers and liturgies and special attention to peace projects in Africa. One of the African projects featured is a “Peace Village” project, initiated by the Uganda Joint Christian Council, which supports the process of healing in Ugandan communities marked by conflict, trauma and pain. More information and resources for the 2010 International Day of Prayers for Peace.