Fresno Pacific University to participate in national day of prayer

In accordance with President George W. Bush's declaration that Friday, September 14, 2001, be a national day of prayer and remembrance, students, faculty and staff at Fresno Pacific University took part in a short ceremony at 7:30 a.m. around the flagpole in front of the campus Special Events Center.

The agenda includes:

Trumpet solo

Raise U.S. flag to top of center flag pole

Welcome – President Harold Haak

Why we're here

Acknowledge Peter Klassen, FPU board chair

Introduce program participants

Vocal solo– Larkin Hand (student)

Scripture reading– Muhuwu Lumeya (Moo-how-oo Loo-may-ah) (student)

Homily– Katrina Poetker (faculty)

Lower flag to half mast– Jeff Jones (staff)

Congregational hymn– Larkin Hand

Closing prayer– Rod Reed (campus pastor)


Wayne Steffen
Associate Director of Publications and Media Relations