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  • ‘Like a warzone’ conditions for Ky. DR team

    October 19 2017 by Todd Deaton, Western Recorder | with 0 comments
    ‘Like a warzone’ conditions for Ky. DR team

    A disaster relief team of 19 Kentucky Baptists arrived in St. Thomas Oct. 15 and will serve through Oct. 29. The team is staying at Bluewater Bible College without electricity, running water and phone service. The Caribbean island was devastated by Hurricanes Irma and Maria.

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  • After Irma, Baptists already issuing food in Caribbean

    September 13 2017 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    After Irma, Baptists already issuing food in Caribbean

    Food and water shortages in the Caribbean are being relieved by Southern Baptist partners and disaster relief workers nearly a week after Hurricane Irma trampled islands and killed at least 38 people. Baptist Global Response is already distributing food in Cuba, where Irma hit 13 of the 15 provinces.

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  • In Irma-shattered Caribbean, Baptists arrive to help

    September 12 2017 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    In Irma-shattered Caribbean, Baptists arrive to help

    Days after Hurricane Irma killed at least 34 people and destroyed entire communities in the Caribbean and West Indies, Southern Baptist partners are on site assessing the most urgent needs for assistance. A Baptist Global Response disaster assessment and response team arrived Sept. 10 in Santa Domingo, Dominican Republic.

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