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Seven Ways to Pray for and Respond to Haiti

The head of the Caribbean Evangelical Association gives his advice.

Bishop Gerald Seale, head of the Caribbean Evangelical Association, which is a member of the World Evangelical Alliance, has developed seven ways for Christians to pray for and respond to the Haiti earthquake.

He writes:

1. Generate ongoing intercession for the people of Haïti and the Government of Haïti. They are dealing with devastation and destruction that is unprecedented in Haïti or anywhere in the Caribbean in our life times. 2. Generate ongoing intercession for the responders who will be going into Haïti. It is not unusual for these persons to be plagued with deep depression and exhaustion as they seek to help the injured and dying and as they move people from shock and grief to rebuilding the nation. 3. Pray earnestly for the coordination of the aid that will be flowing into Haïti from numerous sources. Pray against corruption that always raises its ugly head in these situations and pray for the aid to quickly reach the people who need it. 4. Pray for pastors and church leaders who ...
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