In some cases religious leaders across the spectrum of faiths have made statements or encouraged behaviour contravening the general consensus and against WHO advice. But what does the Bible tell us about how to respond to the coronavirus pandemic? What lessons does the word of God hold for us and how can it help us deal with the current pandemic? Chinyere Felicia Priest opens up the Old Testament for us in this article.
Gordon Showell-Rogers reflects on the current golobal situation and how amidst the lament and the appropriate silence, the church has an opportunity to do what Jesus’s people are called to do at all times and in all places – namely, to draw near to God and to make him known in deed as well as in word.
What is the situation with us at the moment? A situation report is often used in military operations and uses non-emotional language with simple facts. Pastor Hikmat Kashouh explains how our situation in Lebanon has developed, and the actions Resurrection Church Beirut are taking to ensure the message of hope is still being heard.