Residents are invited to participate in “One Pine Bluff Praying Together,” a joint effort to pray for the community following several homicides, according to a spokeswoman.

“Due to the recent homicides in the city of Pine Bluff, it is important that we continue to come together and pray for the city,” a spokeswoman said.

Sessions will be held at these churches on the following dates at 6 p.m. Sundays:

July 2 — Kings Highway Missionary Baptist Church, 2312 Fluker St.; July 9 — Good Faith Carr United Methodist Church, 3703 Ryburn Road; July 16 — Mt. Harmony Baptist Church, 812 E. Harding Ave.; July 23 — Amos Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, 2401 Port Road; July 30 — Lakeside United Methodist Church.1500 S. Olive St.

Details: 870-643-2383.