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Hurricane Harvey Is Here. Time for Christians to Show What We’ve Learned Since Katrina.
Advice for US churches on Category 4 storm from a disaster researcher who survived 2005.
Hurricane Harvey Is Here. Time for Christians to Show What We've Learned Since Katrina. Advice for US churches on Category 4 storm from a disaster researcher who survived 2005.
Equipped with Chris Brooks on Moody Radio
I had another opportunity to guest host on Moody Radio.
Disasters and the Christian What do you do when your world falls apart? Your disaster may come in hurricanes, fires, and floods, or it may be a medical crisis or a shattered relationship.
Another Shooting, This Time in a Church. How Should We Respond?
We don't have answers; Christ offers hope and grace and peace.
Whether this trouble comes in the form of personal storms of sickness or relational strife, or physical hurricanes and earthquakes like so many have recently experienced, suffering in all
Fake Apocalypse News Shouldn't Eclipse Real Tragedy News
There are real issues that deserve full coverage, not another fake story about the end of the world.
For example, we can look at the critical and selfless work of Christ-followers after the recent hurricanes that devastated Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico, and elsewhere.
Not an Act of God: Ministries Respond to Surge in Mass Shootings
Christian counselors once focused on natural disasters now frequently address manmade crises.
For decades, they have been among the first on the scene to care for people in the wake of hurricanes, tornados, fires, and other uncontrollable natural disasters.
Dispatch from Puerto Rico: How Caribbean Christians Find Hope After the StormsSubscriber Access Only
Believers in paradise grapple with God’s role in a devastating hurricane season.
The hurricanes brought a renewed sense of mission to the church in Puerto Rico and, for many, deeper faith in the God who brought them through. “We are a believer island . . .
Puerto Rico: 3,000 Churches Damaged, Fewer Christians Left to Rebuild
Attendance drops as 400,000 island residents move to the mainland.
Attendance drops as 400000 island residents move to the mainland.
FEMA: Churches Flooded by Harvey Can Receive Aid
Agency revises guidelines due to last year's biggest Supreme Court religious freedom case.
“Just like charities, houses of worship that serve our communities and are impacted by natural disasters like Hurricanes Harvey and Irma should not be disqualified from disaster
Why We Need to Talk about Trump’s Haiti Remarks
Christians can expand their compassion by looking at the deeper story of development and immigration.
Daily life in Haiti is for many people a struggle to survive—even without the crises of violence, political upheaval, earthquakes, hurricanes, and mudslides.
How Do You Solve a Theological Problem Like Maria?
Record hurricane season challenges believers in paradise to trust God amid life’s literal storms.
Record hurricane season challenges believers in paradise to trust God amid life's literal storms.
NHCLC: Thousands of Puerto Rican Churches Wrecked by Maria
Caribbean Christians try to offer sanctuary while working to repair their own.
Caribbean Christians try to offer sanctuary while working to repair their own.
Q+A: Jonathan Falwell’s Caribbean Vacation Turned into Hurricane Relief Ministry
After Irma disrupted his 25th wedding anniversary, Baptist pastor shares how he got Samaritan’s Purse to come to the rescue of St. Martin and why he went right back.
Q A: Jonathan Falwell's Caribbean Vacation Turned into Hurricane Relief Ministry. After Irma disrupted his 25th wedding anniversary, Baptist pastor
Caribbean Churches Destroyed by Deadly Hurricane Irma
Regional leaders are still assessing how millions of Christians fared in the storm.
Regional leaders are still assessing how millions of Christians fared in the storm.
Understanding God’s Control When You’re a Climate Scientist
A geophysicist on balancing God’s sovereignty over nature with human understanding of weather.
weather.”. This is where it really gets tricky: What's the role of prayer in physical systems? Let's take hurricanes. People see a hurricane trucking up the coast.
3 Disaster Myths That Only Compound the Devastation
The biggest threat facing churches isn’t a disaster event—it’s how we think about disasters.
disasters. I've never seen a storm like Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricanes to be tracked, which poses immediate danger.
Confessions of a Christian Prepper
My hope shouldn’t lie in survival skills and stockpiles.
With multiple earthquakes, successive hurricanes, fires raging in the Northwest and California, as well as escalating tensions with North Korea, the last few months have brought an
Texas Churches Flooded by Harvey Sue FEMA for Discrimination
Building upon Supreme Court’s Trinity Lutheran ruling, lawsuit claims excluding churches from relief grants violates First Amendment.
Kate Shellnutt. September 06, 2017 6:24 AM. Image: FEMA. Hurricanes don't discriminate. As Matthew 5:45 states, God “sends rain on the just and on the unjust.”.
The California Fires Are Purifying My Priorities
The threat of disaster forces me to reckon with salvation—mine and others.
pain or crying. But we are not there yet, as these fires and hurricanes painfully remind us, and a final, more devastating Day is yet to come. In that context
Houston Churches Fight Flooding After Harvey Cancels Services
Congregations take ‘all ready but not yet’ approach to Texas rains of biblical proportions.
Congregations take 'all ready but not yet' approach to Texas rains of biblical proportions.
Weekend Edition: October 2, 2015
Stephen Colbert, Kim Davis, Leading Change, and more this week.
future. Perhaps your community has a history of floods or of forest fires. Or maybe you live in an area prone to tornadoes or hurricanes. Whatever the
The Radical Christian Faith of Frederick Douglass
The Radical Christian Faith of Frederick Douglass
The great abolitionist spoke words of rebuke—and hope—to a slaveholding society.
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