The coronavirus death toll reaches 1,383, and the Christians on the mainland are risking their lives to provide aid to families in cities that have been deemed high risk for the disease. According to Mark Hogsed, the Christian nongovernmental organization is partnering with local pastors to distribute emergency relief in the provinces surrounding Wuhan. These are provinces where the infection called COVID-19 a place of its origin since last septemeber.
“For over 20 years, we’d been working with a network of local Chinese pastors and church planters doing Bible distribution, church planting, and evangelizing,” he said. “So we heard this network is willing to distribute protective masks as well as food to the people they’re ministering to. All they needed were the resources. We are actively on the ground right now, providing masks and food to as many people as they can to help prevent the virus.” Readmore