Episcopal Diocese of Washington

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Prayer Services for Great Mills School Shooting

March 20, 2018

Ascension, Lexington Park

A community prayer service co-hosted by area churches is planned for 6:00 p.m at Episcopal Church of the Ascension, Lexington Park (map) this evening, in response to the shooting this morning at Great Mills High School in southern Maryland.

The service is being planned in coordination with Ascension, Lexington Park, Lexington Park United Methodist Church, Good Samaritan Lutheran Church, Lexington Park Baptist Church, St. George's Episcopal Church, Valley Lee, Trinity Lutheran Church, Lexington Park and God's House Church, Lexington Park.

Peace Lutheran Church, Waldorf

St. Paul's, Piney in Waldorf will co-host a service at 6:30 p.m., with Peace Lutheran Church and Good Samaritan Methodist Church. The service will take place at Peace Lutheran (map).

Members of the community impacted by the shooting today, and those in the region seeking to pray in solidarity, are invited to attend either service.

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