2011 St. Cloud Mayors Prayer Breakfast

By: Curtis Ophoven 0 Comments   11/2/2011

The St. Cloud Mayors Prayers Breakfast has been going on for more than ten years.

Organized by the Christian Business Men’s Committee (CBMC)of St. Cloud, the purpose is to pray for and offer support and encouragement for our government leaders as well as provide inspiration and fellowship to all who attend.

Many community and business leaders attend this event each year, including pastors and ministers, business leaders and of course Mayors from the 10+ surrounding cities.

Last year’s keynote speaker was Dave Anderson, founder of Famous Dave’s restaurants. “Dave's life story has been featured in two best-selling books on the New York Times Best Seller's List... In Dave's own life, he has experienced adversity, frustration, and bankruptcy as well as tremendous success.” “Dave has helped found several publicly traded companies on Wall Street, creating over 20,000 new jobs and billions in sales.”

Over 600 attended the 2010 Mayors Prayer Breakfast.

This year’s keynote speaker is Greg Hall.

Greg Hall was involved in the rescue of 33 miners trapped in Chile on August 5th, 2010. The drilling success of Greg Hall has become known around the world as a miracle.  Greg will be telling his story of how God used Greg’s drilling expertise and leadership skills to complete the “impossible project.”

“Greg is the owner of three businesses: Drillers Supply International in Cypress, Texas, DSI-American Manufacturing in St. Joseph, Minnesota, and DSI S.A. in Antofagasta, Chile. DSI S.A is the company that led the Mine rescue in Chile.  Greg graduated from Texas A&M in 1982 with a major in Engineering Technology.” –found at.

The Mayors Prayer Breakfast will be held on Thursday, Nov. 10th, at the River’s Edge Convention Center (formerly the St. Cloud Civic Center)

Ticket sales and sponsorship information can be found on this website.  Hope to see you there!

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