The following is a statement released this morning by Pride Winston-Salem:
“This morning our community woke to news of the mass shooting/terrorist attack at the Pulse Night Club in Orlando Florida. With over 50 dead, and 53 injured,many of our community have been touched by this event.
As the investigation has just started, there will be more information flowing in over the next hours/days, now more than ever it is important that we as a community stand together.
For those wanting to be together as we process this, in lieu of a traditional Contemplative Vespers service this evening, Parkway UCC plans to hold space for all those affected by the attack on Pulse nightclub in Orlando. 7:00 pm, Parkway United Church of Christ, 2151 Silas Creek Parkway, Winston-Salem.”