Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

All posts tagged tornado

What are you planning for your summer vacation? How about a service camp?

What are your summer plans — and the plans for your church youth and young adults? Consider a service camp in Joplin, Mo. Nearly three years after a…

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Inner progress: Westminster holds first communion in restored sanctuary

By Ellen Ciurczak More than 100 members of Westminster Presbyterian returned Sunday to the church damaged in the Feb. 10 tornado to take communion and celebrate the rebuilding…

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Westminster Presbyterian Church in Hattiesburg rebuilds after tornado

By Emily Ham Price Sitting at 115 N. 25th Ave. for more than 60 years, Westminster Presbyterian Church has been full of laughter, singing, praising and rejoicing. But…

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Survey: People turn to God after disaster

By David Roach NASHVILLE (BP) — When natural disasters occur, most Americans take increased interest in God and donate to relief agencies — and they trust faith-based agencies…

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In deeply religious Oklahoma, prayer brings solace after tornado

By Alice Mannette (Reuters) – In deeply religious Moore, Oklahoma, God and prayer are frequently mentioned as sources of strength for residents reeling from the fourth damaging tornado…

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Christian aid pouring in for victims of Oklahoma tornado

By Timothy Fowler Christian aid groups and churches have moved in to help after the devastating tornado that killed at least 24 people and injured scores of others…

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More tragedy in Moore as tornado rips through city

Search and rescue teams continue to comb through rubble in Oklahoma after a powerful tornado ripped through the state, leaving death and destruction in its wake. It is…

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PLC’s prayer blog (week of May 20, 2013)

God is our refuge and our strength – a very present help in the midst of trouble. – Psalm 46 The people of Moore, Oklahoma, their families and…

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Westminster Presbyterian Church makes progress in tornado recovery

By Elizabeth Googe The demolition process on the two church buildings that were part of Westminster Presbyterian Church has been completed. Reverend Steve Ramp says it’s still slow…

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Westminster congregation still serves and worships despite displacement

A devastating tornado that caused substantial damage to Westminster Presbyterian Church in Hattiesburg, Miss., has not hampered the congregation’s ability to worship and serve the Lord. Members of…

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