Evangelical leader the Rev. Franklin Graham has responded to what he called the “biggest political upset of our lifetime” in the face of Republican Donald Trump winning the U.S. presidential election, and said that America’s new leadership will need daily prayers every step of the way. Graham, who engaged with Christians around the country this year in his “Decision America” tour to all 50 state capitals,

sent his congratulations to Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence on Wednesday morning. “This election has been long, it’s been tough, and it’s been divisive. It’s time to put that behind us. Now is the time to come together in unity and work together. Our nation has so many problems that need fixing. Even more important are the spiritual needs of our country,” Graham wrote in a Facebook message on Wednesday. READ MORE