Local church blesses backpacks for students heading back to school
HANNIBAL, Mo. —
Trinity Church in Hannibal held a backpack blessing Sunday morning for students of all ages.
Church service started at 9 a.m.
Students brought their backpacks to the front of the church where they were blessed and given a religious token to be placed on their backpack.
This blessing was to ensure a positive start for students going back to school.