Trump, Pence, Carson Speak, Pray With Pastors On Coronavirus Pandemic
(Worthy News) – CBN News has learned that President Trump, Vice President Pence and Secretary Ben Carson spoke to hundreds of pastors on a conference call Friday afternoon, with President Trump specifically asking them to pray for, “stamina” and for the, “health of our country.” Meanwhile, Vice President Pence commended pastors for the vital work churches are doing throughout this ordeal. “You’re putting hands and feet on your faith,” the vice-president told the pastors. Secretary Ben Carson encouraged the group by saying, “God still has his hand on this nation.”
The Family Research Council organized the one-hour call and their president, Tony Perkins, led it. It was filled with prayers for Trump, Pence and Carson but also with discussion about ways churches can assemble in creative ways during this time including holding “drive in” worship services. As for Trump, Pence and Carson, they provided encouragement for churches to comply with federal guidelines during this critical 15-day period. During the call, Perkins prayed for the president, Pastor Carter Conlon from Times Square Church in New York prayed for Vice President Pence and Paula White prayed for Secretary Ben Carson. Audio of the call will be sent out to 15,000 pastors nationwide as part of FRC’s, “Watchmen On The Wall” ministry.