SIDNEY — The Shelby County neighborhood observes Respect Month in October. “Respect Life Sunday” was the primary Sunday of October, however this yr the annual Life Chain occasion will probably be held the next Sunday, Oct. 10 from 2:30 to three:30 p.m. on the Shelby County Courthouse in Sidney.
The occasion is open to the general public and begins on the west-side steps (going through South Ohio Avenue) with a speech from the 2021 Professional-Life Oratory Contest runner-up, Becca Seger, of Russia.
Life Chain is a nationwide alternative of prayer and witness for Respect Life Month, sponsored by Shelby County Proper to Life and the Nationwide Life Chain. “A foundational aim of the Life Chain,” as said on the Nationwide Life Chain web site, “is to unite all Christian clergy and Christian laity. To succeed, the assorted pro-life teams (nationwide, state, and native) should unite as true coalition builders; and in that spirit, we invite all pro-life organizations to affix within the promotion of Nationwide Life Chain.”
Extra info on the historical past of the Life Chain may be discovered at www.lifechain.org.