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Remembering Harriet Tubman - March 10, 2018

As part of a nationwide celebration, Auburn, NY churches organized a community-wide Harriet Tubman Day Prayer Service to not only celebrate the legacy of Tubman but in her spirit, to collectively pray for community leaders who work to make the City of Auburn a better place to live for all residents regardless of differences that may lead to disparate opinions. Patrick Heery, Pastor, Westminster Presbyterian Church, Auburn, NY (Photo credit:  Lisa Brennan) "In response to recent events in Auburn and the nation, Auburn churches invite the community to gather for a prayer service on Harriet Tubman Day, March 10, at 10 am, at Lakes Church (138 E. Genesee St., Auburn). Standing together as one community, we will channel peace, love, and justice through a variety of musical and prayer traditions. In the spirit and living legacy of Harriet Tubman, we will pray for our community leaders and for all who labor for the well-being of our city and its people. We gather