Carroll County Bible Reading Marathon draws near

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

The Carroll County Bible Reading Marathon Committee will host the 7th annual marathon from Thursday, April 28, to Thursday, May 5.

The closing ceremony will take place at noon Thursday, May 5, at the Great Passion Play in Eureka Springs.

The ceremony coincides with the National Day of Prayer and will feature a special prayer written by Dr. Tony Evans.

The celebration will feature a full breakfast buffet, which will open at 6:30 a.m. It will cost $12.50.

The program will begin at 7 a.m., with Arkansas State Rep. Bob Ballinger speaking. Local Christians will lead praise music

Readers of all ages can sign up for the marathon by calling Peggy Holmes at 870-726-6037.

Local schools, civic clubs, congregations and families are encouraged to sign up.

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