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Lebanon Church Offers Prayers for Ukraine

Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church at 28 N. 9th St.
Lebanon Residents offer prayers and songs for Ukrainian citizens Tuesday night.
Lebanon Residents offer prayers and songs for Ukrainian citizens Tuesday night.

It was a small but powerful gathering, as about a dozen people gathered in the sanctuary of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church last evening to pray for Ukraine and its citizens, as the Russian invasion continues into a second week.

Some of the people in attendance prayed silently, while others shared bible psalms and songs with the group. This woman offered her thoughts on the Ukrainians’ plight:

However, she said her heart was lifted, seeing how the people of Poland, Romania and Moldova have opened their homes and countries to the Ukrainian refugees.

Another woman shared a message she saw on Facebook:

“Amazing Grace” as sung during Tuesday’s prayer vigil:

Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church is located at 28 North 9th Street in downtown Lebanon.