National WMU invites public to Week of Prayer Observance in Birmingham

National WMU will host an observance of the Week of Prayer for North American Missions at its headquarters in Birmingham, March 5 at 10 a.m.

“Through earnest intercession, we have the privilege to join God at work in North America,” said Sandy Wisdom-Martin, executive director of national WMU.

The event will include focused prayer experiences for North American Mission Board missionaries in Seattle, Toronto, Cincinnati and Puerto Rico with prayer prompts for each of these areas.

Following the observance, opportunities will be available for audio tours of the WMU building and artifacts, shopping the latest fair-trade items from WorldCrafts and light refreshments.

The prayer event is presented by national WMU, Alabama WMU and WMU Foundation. Visit for more information and a schedule of events. (WMU)