The National Week of Prayer will be observed in Vandalia throughout next week, starting with a community prayer on Sunday night and ending with the National Day of Prayer breakfast next Thursday.
The schedule for the week is as follows:
• Sunday – Community prayer at First Church of God on Thrill Hill Road, 6 p.m.
• Monday – Prayer at Vandalia Chamber of Commerce, 7:45-8 a.m., with the Rev. John Glennon of Parkview Free Methodist Church the facilitator.