Looking at health issues.
“For these reasons, we encourage all Black churches and businesses to remain closed during this critical period.”
Black church, civil rights leaders urge churchgoers to continue to ‘tele-worship’
by: Adelle M. BanksApril 24, 2020 (RNS) — Top officials of seven black Christian denominations have joined civil rights leaders in calling for people to stay home until it isRead More
Sara Williams, ministry assistant at Flowing Forth, said congregants donated funds that provided breakfast for 30 Edward employees...
Aurora Methodists donate breakfast to Naperville hospital workers
AURORA, Ill., April 22, 2020 — Flowing Forth United Methodist Church in Aurora donated breakfast foods Tuesday, April 21, to healthcare workers at Edward Hospital in Naperville. Sara Williams, ministryRead More
"What drives them is, ‘How can I do God’s work by healing people and saving lives?'"
Under fire from many, Samaritan’s Purse finds an unlikely champion
by: Yonat Shimron April 21, 2020 (RNS) — Whitney Tilson and his wife, Susan, were out walking their dog early one Sunday morning when they noticed workers unloading trucks andRead More
Most states have issued stay-at-home orders that include bans on gatherings larger than 10 people....
See which states have religious exemptions in their stay-at-home orders
by: Jack JenkinsApril 9, 2020 (RNS) — As the pandemic caused by the novel coronavirus continues to threaten the U.S., governors of states and districts across the country have issuedRead More