Tickets are available for the 15th Annual Congressional Prayer Breakfast which will be held at 7:15 a.m. April 29 at the Gateway Center in Collinsville.
Former St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Andy Benes will be the keynote speaker.
In his career, Benes was the 1988 Collegiate Pitcher of the year, an Olympic Gold Medal Winner and a major league pitcher with the San Diego Padres, Arizona Diamondbacks , Seattle Mariners and the Cardinals.
The Benes family resides in the St. Louis area and Andy continues to work with the Cardinals, and is very active with Westminster Christian Academy.
The purpose of the bi-partisan, annual event is to increase spiritual participation in all aspects of the community.
Tickets prices are $160 for a table of eight or $20 each and can be obtained by calling
(618) 463-6850. All major credit cards are accepted with an additional $1 per seat handling fee.
The public is invited and encouraged to attend to attend.