Ministry Resources: Crime, Natural Disasters, Tragedies, School Violence, Terrorism, War

God might want to use you to bring comfort or relief to those experiencing grief or devastation due to tragedies that have affected them. These resources can assist you in the process of reaching out with His love and compassion.

Click on a tab below to view a list of resources to help in these difficult situations.

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First Responders

Let's not forget to show our appreciation to the First Responders who risk their lives during these tragedies to help others.


Bible Teachers, Learn to Help Students Process Crisis:

People affected by natural disasters need to know people care. Perhaps we can't all help by going to assist clean-up and rebuilding but certainly we can all help in at least one of the following ways.

Help by Being Prepared

Help People Affected by Natural Disasters by Giving

Help By Praying

Help By Serving

Help With Preaching, Teaching, Devotionals

Help Children & Youth Process Natural Disasters

Miscellaneous Ideas About Helping

Christian Relief Agencies


Ways to Help in Terrorism Crisis

Books about Terrorism

Children & Terrorism

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School Violence

Help children, youth, and parents process school violence and shootings.


Bible for the Military

Miscellaneous Resources about Wars

For Children / Youth & War:

Regarding the Military:

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Answering the Questions: Where is God? Why?

May the God of all comfort work through His people to reach into lives with His love and grace in their time of great need.

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