Tacurong City, Sultan Kudarat - the 601st Infantry (UNIFIER) Brigade under the sterling leadership of BGEN EDMUNDO R PANGILINAN, AFP joins the National Day of Prayer and Solidarity with the Theme: “ISANG BANSA, ISANG PANALANGIN”.
During the short program, praise song was played thru DVD with the title the Prayer which was followed by the Ecumenical prayer led by Uztadz Noriel “Abdulwahid” I. Sumaoang to remember the victims of recent calamities which hit the country wherein he highlighted that the essence of prayer in every human being is to help cleanse the inner soul and to free them from harm. Among those who attended are all Unifier troopers together with OPCON units led by COL DECE M YABO INF (GSC) PA Deputy Brigade Commander wherein he stated that every unifier troopers should read and internalize the verse from PSALM 91 of the holy bible. He also mentioned that everyone should always abide with the law of Christ, live by God’s word, and lastly adhere to the four core values: God, Nature, People, and Country. He also added, "Patuloy naman po naming ipinagdarasal ang kaligtasan ng aming kapwa, (AFP, Civilian) ang pagbangon ng mga pamilyang pansamantalang pinaluhod ng kalamidad, lalo na ang mga naulila ng kanilang mga mahal sa buhay, nawa’y humupa na ang mga pag-ulan at pagbaha sa mga apektadong lugar, upang hindi na madagdagan pa ang pinsalang hatid nito," (survivors from the Zamboanga Siege, Bohol Earthquake, Super Typhoon Yolanda and families affected by Tropical Depression “Agaton” in the northeastern part of Mindanao. After which, the Unifier troopers lighted the candles while singing the song “IF WE HOLD ON TOGETHER”.