Looking at health issues.
(Franklin) Graham — the son of the Rev. Billy Graham — reiterated that the field hospital does not discriminate in whom it treats.
Samaritan’s Purse Central Park field hospital to close as virus cases drop in NYC
by: Yonat Shimron May 4, 2020 (RNS) — The Central Park field hospital erected by the evangelical humanitarian relief organization Samaritan’s Purse will shut down after it releases its lastRead More
[M]eant improvising — both in how it provides its services and how it prevents the spread of the virus.
On LA’s Skid Row, Catholic Worker’s ‘Hippie Kitchen’ adjusts to COVID-19
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“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