A group of 10 area pastors and community members, all socially distanced, then started to give more light through the power of prayer.
“We really wanted just an opportunity to be present, and that’s not so easy during COVID, because we want to be safe,” said Dominique Buchholz, a pastor with the Crossroads Lutheran Campus Ministry at Minnesota State University Moorhead.
People gathered outside both Sanford in Fargo and Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, all willing to help those dealing with the virus in their own way.
Community members gather outside Altru Hospital in Grand Forks for a prayer vigil on Sunday, Nov. 1. Submitted photo