AN ecumenical Women's World Day of Prayer service on the theme "Come-Everything is Ready" will be held at Kendal Parish Church at 2pm on Friday March 1.

The event will be marked in more than 120 countries with the service prepared by women in Slovenia. The day begins in Samoa as the sun rises and prayer in native languages travels through Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Europe and the Americas before finishing in American Samoa some 38 hours later.