An evangelical service, especially one held on a weekday evening, in which the laypersons participate by singing, praying, or testifying their faith.
Any meeting held for the purpose of praying together; specif., such a meeting in some Protestant denominations, usually in the evening and often on Wednesdays, for group prayer, testimonies of faith, singing of hymns, etc.
Prayer-meeting Sentence Examples
There's no prayer meeting tonight.
Mission Park (10 acres) here is adorned by native and foreign shrubs and by maples, elms, pines and arbor vitae, and "Haystack Monument" in this park marks the place where Samuel John Mills (1783-1818), in 1806, held the prayer meeting which was the forerunner of the American foreign missionary movement.
attend the prayer meeting.
He pleaded for the strength to attend the prayer meeting.
I finally plucked up courage to go out to the Free Church prayer meeting on the Wednesday night.