MAY 4: List of services for National Day of Prayer

BILOXI, Miss. (WLOX) - May 4 is National Day of Prayer, a holiday designated by the United States Congress in 1952.

Services will happen Thursday across the Coast in celebration of the special day. Here’s a list of services near you:

  • BAY ST. LOUIS: Noon at Hancock County Courthouse
  • BILOXI: Noon at City Hall
  • D’IBERVILLE: 11:30 a.m. at the City Council chambers
  • GAUTIER: Noon at City Hall
  • GEORGE COUNTY: Noon at George County Courthouse
  • GULFPORT: Noon at Jones Park
  • LONG BEACH: 12:15 p.m. at City Hall
  • MOSS POINT: Noon at the riverfront
  • OCEAN SPRINGS: Noon at the Ocean Springs Civic Center
  • PICAYUNE: Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast at 8 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Picayune
  • WIGGINS: Noon at Stone County Courthouse

If you know of other events happening Thursday that aren’t on this list, please email

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