TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Mayor Barbara bass issued a proclamation naming Saturday, August 6 as "A Day of Prayer and Fasting" for Tyler.
This morning, David Dykes, Pastor of Green Acres Baptist Church read the proclamation to a small crowd at the Cross Walk Convention Center.
The statement asks residents of Tyler to join in a day of prayer and fasting for the city and for Texas.
Representatives from The Response USA also attended. Organizers are hoping children and young adults will come and support the city
The Day of Prayer and Fasting will be held at Cross Walk Conference Center on August 6th from 10am to 5pm. Admission is free and churches of all faiths are invited to attend.