(RNS) The groups aren't merging but hope to work on dismantling racism, alleviating poverty and fostering healthy congregations.
DENHAM SPRINGS, La. (RNS) But churches spring into action and racial tensions are washed away.
BATON ROUGE, La. (RNS) 'We just began riding my boat up the street … pulling up to people’s front doors in the boat, picking them up,' said Bethany Church's Jared Stockstill.
(RNS) You need to resist the urge to self-deploy or to send resources, at least for the moment.