President Obama, along with his wife and daughters, attended Easter service Sunday at Washington's Shiloh Baptist Church.

The Rev. Dr. Wallace Charles Smith, the church's senior minister, welcomed the Obamas and asked the congregation to stop taking pictures. 

"It probably has not been lost on you that we have some very special visitors this morning ... so we welcome President Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaNRATV host says Obama owes Parkland students an apology over shooting Paltry wage gains, rising deficits two key tax reform concerns Throwing some cold water on all of the Korean summit optimism MORE, Michelle, Malia and Sasha," he said, according to press pool report.

Smith said the church had decided to pray for the president and the first family.

"So if you're feeling blue and all of a sudden you feel a little better, that's our prayers," he said.