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Remnants of Hurricane Florence are still dropping rain on U.S. regions, and flooding continues to threaten many locations. more

Global Health, Disasters & Climate Change

Gratitude after a disaster isn't meant for those who criticize the response, says the Rev. Steve Heyduck. more

Practicing Faith

Puerto Rico Methodists

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Facing unequal response because of racism, Puerto Rico needs United Methodists to hold U.S. officials accountable for providing the same level of aid given to Americans recovering from other recent disasters. more

Views from a Ridge

Harvey Pews

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Victims of Hurricane Harvey still await cleanup and rebuilding as the supply of able-bodied volunteers begins to diminish, writes Jim Truitt of Pacific Northwest Annual Conference. more

Global Health, Disasters & Climate Change

Florida National Guard

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After their experience with Hurricane Charlie, the Rev. Jerry Eckert and his wife Ann weren't going to wait around to see if Hurricane Irma battered their home in Port Charlotte, Fla. more

Global Health, Disasters & Climate Change

Team Rubicon

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United Methodist layman Jim Truitt, disaster response coordinator for the Pacific Northwest Annual Conference, details the scope of Hurricane Harvey's aftermath awaiting response. more

Perspectives

Texas Recovers

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A month after Hurricane Harvey struck southern Texas, the Texas Annual Conference has issued a call for more volunteers to help with overwhelming recovery needs. more

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