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Dispatch from Puerto Rico: How Caribbean Christians Find Hope After the Storms Subscriber access only
Believers in paradise grapple with God’s role in a devastating hurricane season.
Confessions of a Christian Prepper
My hope shouldn’t lie in survival skills and stockpiles.
NHCLC: Thousands of Puerto Rican Churches Wrecked by Maria
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.
How Do You Solve a Theological Problem Like Maria?
Record hurricane season challenges believers in paradise to trust God amid life’s literal storms.
Caribbean Churches Destroyed by Deadly Hurricane Irma
Regional leaders are still assessing how millions of Christians fared in the storm.
Trump Backs Churches Suing FEMA over Harvey Aid
President also donates $100,000 to Samaritan’s Purse for Texas hurricane relief efforts.
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.
When Jesus Doesn’t Calm the Storm
As I faced the Houston floods, I found myself asking questions about God’s providence.
Beth Moore: There’s No Place Like Houston
My hometown is diverse, strong, and faithful. After Harvey, it will never be the same.
Houston Churches Fight Flooding After Harvey Cancels Services
Congregations take ‘all ready but not yet’ approach to Texas rains of biblical proportions.
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.
How Churches Can Help Without Hurting After Super Typhoon Haiyan Subscriber access only
Rule #1: Don't jump into action before you know the needs on the ground.
How Church Unity Overcame Hurricane Sandy
A look at Staten Island one year after the storm.
Halloween and Hurricanes
In the past, I have said that Halloween is wasteful. I would still say that it is frivolous. But this year has made me grateful for frivolity, for the safety and comfort that allows families and communities to gather together and dress up and take pictures and giggle and eat candy.
Preparing to Rest (as a Hurricane approaches)...
All of this resting takes work. Or perhaps I should say it takes preparation.
Churches Begin Cleanup after Ike Subscriber access only
Some congregations worry that storm fatigue could cause exodus.
The Saints Go Marching Back Subscriber access only
Poverty-fighting Christians labor to restore city workforce after Katrina.