Church members throughout Holston Conference can help by responding in the following ways:
Give financially to relief efforts by mailing a check to your local church with "Holston Tornado Response" on the memo line.
Pray for those who are experiencing loss and hardship. Pray for the helpers and decision-makers.
In addition to protecting oneself and others by social distancing during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Tennesseans and others who do not live in the storm-damaged areas are urged not to go there. Local residents who are without electricity or in the midst of recovery are further hampered by traffic and sightseers.
The Holston Conference Communications Staff includes Tim Jones, director; Annette Spence, editor; and Ben Smith, multimedia specialist.
En español CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. -- The Rev. Adam McKee was unaware that a deadly storm was bearing down on his neighborhood shortly before midnight on Easter Sunday. He was alerted by his Amazon app voice, Alexa: “Tornado warning. Seek shelter now....
April 13, 6:30 p.m. In Chattanooga, residents were cleaning up from storms today while continuing to practice social distancing and facing the likelihood of a night without electricity. After checking on the church where he serves as senior ...