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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    The Central Church Sanctuary Choir brought the more than 2,000 people attending the YMCA of Greater Charlotte's 27th annual prayer breakfast to their feet several times on Thursday April 24, 2014 at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. The keynote speaker, Richard "Stick" Williams, with Duke Energy, gave a message of reaching out to God to face the giant challenges in your life.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Tripp Beacham, a member of the Dowd YMCA and Dilworth Baptist Church, bows his head during the opening prayer Thursday morning. The Central Church Sanctuary Choir brought the more than 2,000 people attending the YMCA of Greater Charlotte's 27th annual prayer breakfast to their feet several times on Thursday April 24, 2014 at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. The keynote speaker, Richard "Stick" Williams, with Duke Energy, gave a message of reaching out to God to face the giant challenges in your life.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    The Central Church Sanctuary Choir brought the more than 2,000 people attending the YMCA of Greater Charlotte's 27th annual prayer breakfast to their feet several times on Thursday April 24, 2014 at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. The keynote speaker, Richard "Stick" Williams (in this photo), with Duke Energy, gave a message of reaching out to God to face the giant challenges in your life.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Davis Kuykendall, chair of the prayer breakfast committee, spoke to the gathering Thursday morning. The Central Church Sanctuary Choir brought the more than 2,000 people attending the YMCA of Greater Charlotte's 27th annual prayer breakfast to their feet several times on Thursday April 24, 2014 at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. The keynote speaker, Richard "Stick" Williams, with Duke Energy, gave a message of reaching out to God to face the giant challenges in your life.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    The Central Church Sanctuary Choir brought the more than 2,000 people attending the YMCA of Greater Charlotte's 27th annual prayer breakfast to their feet several times on Thursday April 24, 2014 at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. The keynote speaker, Richard "Stick" Williams, with Duke Energy, gave a message of reaching out to God to face the giant challenges in your life.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    The Central Church Sanctuary Choir brought the more than 2,000 people attending the YMCA of Greater Charlotte's 27th annual prayer breakfast to their feet several times on Thursday April 24, 2014 at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. The keynote speaker, Richard "Stick" Williams 9in this photo), with Duke Energy, gave a message of reaching out to God to face the giant challenges in your life.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    The Central Church Sanctuary Choir brought the more than 2,000 people attending the YMCA of Greater Charlotte's 27th annual prayer breakfast to their feet several times on Thursday April 24, 2014 at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. The keynote speaker, Richard "Stick" Williams, with Duke Energy, gave a message of reaching out to God to face the giant challenges in your life.
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    John D. Simmons - jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
    Members of the The Central Church Sanctuary Choir sing praise and brought the more than 2,000 people attending the YMCA of Greater Charlotte's 27th annual prayer breakfast to their feet several times on Thursday April 24, 2014 at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. The keynote speaker, Richard "Stick" Williams, with Duke Energy, gave a message of reaching out to God to face the giant challenges in your life.
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