2003 was the second driest year in Lubbock’s history, but after elected officials called for a day of prayer and fasting, 2004 was the second wettest year.  Last year was the driest year in Lubbock’s history.  With Mayor Tom Martin and other city officials on hand at this week’s county commissioners’ meeting, commissioners called for a day of prayer and fasting.  Steve Doles of Pray Lubbock.

“We’re calling on God again to come, to visit our dry land, and to bring rain. Pray Lubbock is encouraging congregations and pastors to set aside this Sunday, March 4, as a day of prayer and fasting for rain.”