United Prayer & Action

July 3-5, 2020

Over the 4th of July weekend, we rallied churches to host united prayer and positive community presence all across the city of Chicago. Local pastors and leaders worked together with each other and their police district leaders to choose strategic locations to host prayer and action outdoors.

Over 40 locations hosted prayer and action gatherings in a beautiful display of unity and partnership. See more photos below.

Virtual Prayer Tour

May 22, 2020

For the 2020 edition of Hands Across Chicago on Memorial Day weekend, we pivoted to a virtual prayer tour experience due to the COVID-19 crisis. Local pastors and leaders worked together with each other and their district leaders to choose strategic locations to pray, and we coordinated live look-ins from 25 locations—all 22 police districts, and 3 suburban locations.

United Prayer & Action

May 24 & 25, 2019

For the 2019 edition of Hands Across Chicago, we rallied churches to host united prayer and positive community presence in each of Chicago’s 22 police districts. Local pastors and leaders worked together with each other and their district leaders to choose strategic locations where people of faith would host prayer and positive loitering in public spaces.

61 locations hosted prayer over the first 24 hours of the Memorial Day weekend in a beautiful display of unity and partnership. See more photos below.

United Prayer for Peace

July 14, 2018

For the 2018 edition of Hands Across Chicago, we rallied churches to host united prayer and positive community presence from the North to South of Chicago, along Halsted St, and from the East to West of the city, along Madison Ave. Local pastors and leaders hosted prayer corners and invited others to join in prayer.

Dozens of corners hosted simultaneous prayer at Noon on Saturday, July 14, 2018 in a unique display of unity and partnership. See more photos below.

THE WORK CONTINUES

LET'S KEEP ON PRAYING AND PUTTING PRAYER INTO ACTION
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