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News November 21, 2016

Hurricane relief shifts into high gear as work blitz set for Dec. 2-3

By Jessica Brodie. Six weeks after Hurricane Matthew ravaged South Carolina, The United Methodist Church is shifting to the next level of disaster aid, going beyond early response to more comprehensive relief. The relief phase will officially kick off the weekend of Dec. 2-3, when the conference holds a work blitz in Nichols, a Marion District town devastated by the October storm.

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Hurricane relief shifts into high gear as work blitz set for Dec. 2-3
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News November 21, 2016

Flood recovery continues alongside hurricane relief

By Jessica Brodie. While much of the current disaster focus centers on Hurricane Matthew relief, many South Carolina families are still struggling because of a different storm: the October 2015 flood. Ward Smith, conference recovery ministries director, said the latest flood work is “progressing well, but we need to do more.” He said it is absolutely critical that South Carolina volunteer teams step up to help.

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Flood recovery continues alongside hurricane relief
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Hurricane relief shifts into high gear as work blitz set for Dec. 2-3
Photo by Matt Brodie
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Hurricane relief shifts into high gear as work blitz set for Dec. 2-3

By Jessica Brodie. Six weeks after Hurricane Matthew ravaged South Carolina, The United Methodist Church is shifting to the next level of disaster aid, going beyond early response to more comprehensive relief. The relief phase will officially kick off the weekend of Dec. 2-3, when the conference holds a work blitz in Nichols, a Marion District town devastated by the October storm.
A day can change everything
9 Comments   Nov 21, 2016

A day can change everything

Our family lost the best dog in the world yesterday afternoon, the day before the Advocate went to press, and we never saw it coming. And as I muddle through grief, I’m left with one key thought that won’t let me go: Treasure what you have while you have it, because life is painfully, tragically short, and those you love can be gone before you can even say goodbye. By Jessica Brodie.

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