National Day of Prayer Thursday, May 4, 2017 In celebration of the National Day of Prayer, we created prayer for you to download and pray throughout today (and really any day). This prayer focuses on us as individuals, aligning our hearts, minds and walk with God to grow closer to Him. We believe healing our nation can happen one heart at a time, committing to be in a closer walk with the Father. DOWNLOAD PRAYER HERE The National Day of Prayer is an annual observance held on the first Thursday of May, inviting people of all faiths to pray for the nation. It was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of the United States Congress, and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman.