Disaster Response

Hattiesburg tornado update – February 13, 2013

Below is an update from Tommy Deal, CBF U.S. Disaster Response Coordinator, on response plans following the devastating tornado that hit Hattiesburg, Mississippi on Sunday, February 10. University Baptist Church in Hattiesburg is gearing up to help those affected by the tornado that ravaged their city on Sunday. Rusty Edwards, pastor of University Baptist Church, … Continue reading

Disaster Response / General CBF

UPDATED: Tornado hits Hattiesburg, Miss. – prayers needed

Dozens of people in Hattiesburg, Mississippi have been treated for injuries after a tornado ripped through the town on Sunday, February 10.  Governor Phil Bryant stated at a press conference on Monday that more than 200 homes were either damaged or destroyed.  Read more here. While not a first response organization, CBF Disaster Response Ministries … Continue reading