Pastor Brent Heishman of the Victory Assembly of God gave the message during the National Day of Prayer observance at Newcomerstown’s Cy Young Park last Thursday evening. Other pastors taking part in the event included: Pastor Chauncey Eggan, Calvary United Methodist Church and Kings Church; Pastor Kenny Porcher, United Methodist Church; Pastor John Simms, North Salem Community Church; Pastor Russ Hamm and Associate Pastor Derek Hickman, Christ United Methodist Church; Pastor Mike Crank, New Hope Church of Port Washington; Pastor Ken Hacker, St. Paul Lutheran Church; and Pastor Nelson Miller, Flat Ridge Church. Pastor Tom Barber of the First Baptist Church  gave the opening and closing prayers.