President Livingstone Invites Local Pastors, Faith Leaders for July 11 Community Prayer Breakfast

President Livingstone Advisors Breakfast
(Robert Rogers/Baylor University)
June 26, 2018

Event brings faith community together in prayer for the upcoming school year

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WACO, Texas (June 26, 2018) – Baylor University President Linda A. Livingstone, Ph.D., will welcome senior pastors and leaders of all faiths, denominations and races throughout Waco and Central Texas for a Community Prayer Breakfast on Wednesday, July 11, on the Baylor campus. The event will bring together faith leaders to pray collectively for students, teachers, faculty and families as communities prepare for the upcoming school year.

A continental breakfast will begin at 7 a.m. in the Paul and Katy Piper Great Hall at George W. Truett Theological Seminary, 1100 S. Third St., followed by the prayer service from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. in the Powell Chapel. Parking will be available in the Dutton Avenue garage, next to the seminary at the intersection of I-35 and University Parks Drive.

“We look forward to welcoming faith leaders to our campus as we join together as one community of believers to pray for the upcoming school year,” President Livingstone said. “We pray that our hearts and minds are open to God’s presence as we share in upholding the joy and wellbeing of our students, families and the teachers who play an eternal role in developing the unique gifts of each student.”

The service will open with a welcome and prayer. President Livingstone will lead a devotional.

Individuals interested in attending are encouraged to RSVP by contacting Heather Gerber at 254-710-3386 or by email at


Baylor University is a private Christian University and a nationally ranked research institution. The University provides a vibrant campus community for more than 17,000 students by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating University in Texas. Located in Waco, Baylor welcomes students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries to study a broad range of degrees among its 12 nationally recognized academic divisions.

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