Across Australia religious groups have started heeding Prime Minister John Howard's plea for rain prayers as the drought continues to devastate farming communities.
Christian denominations like the Uniting Church and Salvation Army are still providing support and recovery services to farmers.
And Catholic, Anglican and Jewish leaders said their followers were being urged to keep farmers in their minds during religious services – while a spokesman for the Hillsong Church said petitions for rain were a priority…
“Collectively we can bring
balance and harmony
to our land for future
John McCallum – founder
National Rain Day
Inspired by Gregg Braden’s book The Isaiah Effect, John McCallum of Melbourne, said National Rain Day..