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Food ministry helps fire survivors

Faith-based organizations provide food and faith for CA wildfire survivors READ MORE

Long-term response is key

Thousands remain without power in Puerto Rico two months after Hurricane Maria

Unique 'love' sharing initiative

TX clergy spouses collect gift cards for clergy families impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

Electricity, roads still out in USVI

Virgin Island residents fear their needs are being forgotten as Episcopalians respond

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Being church after catastrophe

Brethren Disaster Ministries working to organize Puerto Rico response

Presbyterian team responds to TX

Team requested by Mission Presbytery and met with area church leaders on Monday.

Staff return with supplies for island

ABHMS continues to support restoration of Puerto Rico with funds, supplies, visits

Damage to seminary is evaluated

Presbyterian Disaster Assistance working with Presbytery of San Juan to access needs

Cleaning up Ella's home

Volunteers from World Renew help Port Arthur resident whose home was damaged in Harvey

MDS responds to small TX towns

Assessment team identifies need in rural communities

News Briefs

Is mass murder a form of protest?

A researcher believes this may explain the increased frequency

Maria will change US-PR policy

Major hurricanes have forced changes in the US policy with Puerto Rico.

Communities face wildfire challenges

Researchers stress the importance of learning from past blazes and to adapt to a more flammable future.

Give cash -- don't send 'stuff'

Once again, Americans have opened their closets and sent clothing they believe is needed for survivors

How to mitigate future flood disasters

As communities rebuild after hurricanes, study shows wetlands can significantly reduce property damage

Urban, racial disparities mark gun deaths

Of all firearm homicides in the world, 82 percent occurs in the US.