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Sierra Leone mudslide

Our string of global disasters – hurricanes, mudslides, wildfires, floods and more – reveals eternal truths about how we affect the world God gives by the ways we live in it, writes Cynthia B. Astle. more

Sep 11, 2017 6:00 PM Views from a Ridge 1 Comments

Sierra Leone Relief

Photo by Phileas Jusu, UMNS

The Sierra Leone Annual Conference has pledged long-term aid to two communities stricken with many deaths and devastation from Aug. 15 floods and mudslide in the west African nation. more

Sep 11, 2017 2:57 PM Global Health

SL Mudslide Children

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As thousands of people are homeless from an Aug. 14 mudslide in Sierra Leone, United Methodists have increase efforts to provide relief for those affected by the disaster that killed more than 1,000 people. more

Sep 1, 2017 9:32 AM Global Health

Sierra Leone Medical Response

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With the help of the United Methodist Committee on Relief, United Methodists in Sierra Leone have stepped up to provide emergency medical services and grief counseling after a mudslide killed some 500 people. more

Aug 28, 2017 4:25 PM Global Health

Mudslide workers

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United Methodist Bishop John Yambasu reports being "so devastated" as he toured the aftermath of a massive mudslide and flood that killed hundreds in Sierra Leone. more

Aug 23, 2017 5:16 PM In the World

Mudslide Sierra Leone

Photo by Phileas Jusu, UMNS

United Methodists in Sierra Leone have lost family and friends in a massive mudslide and flooding that have killed some 400 people with another 600 people still missing. more

Aug 16, 2017 2:35 PM In the World