9/11 Remembrance & Thanksgiving Service

 Patriot Day flier

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Bag Piper Doug Compton

Bag Piper Doug Compton

The Hood County Prayer Task Force and the Memorial Lane Task Force invite you to join us to remember and give thanks to God for those who fell on September 11, 2001 and for our first responders and military.  This special service will be held:

  • On September 11 from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
  • At Memorial Lane in the Jim Burks Firefighters Memorial Park, 561 North Travis Street, Granbury.

Click here to see pictures of the 2017 event courtesy of Shad Ramesy.

Alex Gottschalk

Chaplain Alex Gottschalk leading prayer for firefighters and EMS personnel.

We will be remembering those first responders who gave the ultimate sacrifice, and praying for those first responders and our military men and women who are currently serving our community, state, and nation. A special lighting dedication will also be held to celebrate the completion of the light displays at the new park. There will be music, singing, scripture readings, and prayer during this special evening.  You can view the planned Worship Order by clicking here.

Worshipers with flag in background.

Worshipers with flag in background.

Limited seating for seniors and the infirm was provided, while other attendees are brought their own blankets or folding chairs.  Shuttle transportation was also provided from the designated parking areas.  Click here for a map showing the parking locations.