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Cranes capture prayers for peace

Roger Hudson, Jayce Keeling and Mike Donovan share the story of prayer center.

1,300 white cranes and 85 red cranes fill church’s tower.

Jayce Keeling, Mike Donovan and Roger Hudson helped organize, fold and install more than 1,300 white origami cranes surrounding 85 red cranes in one skylight tower of the sanctuary at Covenant United Methodist Church. 

It is now a prayer center called “Peace and Remembering the Fallen.” It is an ongoing prayer for peace, and for the end of violence and mass shootings.

A basket held another 300 cranes donated since it was installed...... . . . More

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