Congressmen John Shimkus, Rodney Davis and Mike Bost are issuing an invitation to the entire Riverbend community asking them to join other community leaders in attending this year’s 17th Annual Congressional Prayer Breakfast at 7 a.m. Monday, May 4.
Civic leaders, business professionals and other individuals from around the region will gather at Gateway Center, 1 Gateway Drive in Collinsville. This will be a time of reflection and prayer.
A special speaker at the event is Brig Sorber, CEO of the award-winning franchise Two Men And A Truck. Sorber attributes the system’s success to its foundation of honesty, trust and hard work. He says his experience as a mover, driver and franchisee helps him to make well-educated decisions that benefit the Two Men And A Truck system.
Tickets are available for $20 each or $160 for a table of eight. This popular event is well-attended and it is advisable to order tickets now. Ticket sales will end on April 29. Call (618) 463-6850 to place credit card orders (which will have a $1 service and handling fee added per seat ordered). To pay by check, mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Congressional Prayer Breakfast, Answer Midwest Inc., 307 Henry Street, Suite 207, Alton, IL 62002-6326.