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Billy Graham Rapid Response Team deploys to Huntsville after Law Enforcement shooting

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 7, 2019 – A small team of Billy Graham Rapid Response Team (RRT) chaplains are ministering in Huntsville, Alabama, this weekend after the shooting death of police officer Billy Clardy III on Friday afternoon. “We are deeply saddened to learn of Officer Clardy being killed while serving and protecting his Huntsville community,” …

 

Pensacola Naval Base shooting prompts Billy Graham Rapid Response Team deployment

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 6, 2019 – Billy Graham Rapid Response Team (RRT) chaplains are deploying to Pensacola, Florida, after a shooting at the Naval Air Station left four people dead—including the shooter. “We are deeply saddened by the shooting that took place Friday morning at the Naval Air Station in Pensacola. We recognize we not …

 

Billy Graham Rapid Response Team chaplains deploy to Tennessee after violent storms

VIEW GALLERY CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 4, 2019 – Billy Graham Rapid Response Team (RRT) chaplains have deployed alongside Samaritan’s Purse to McNairy County, Tennessee, after strong winds and heavy rain last week left at least one person dead and caused extensive damage to the area. A state of emergency was declared after the storm’s 70 …

 

National Law Enforcement Retreat

A time for law enforcement officers to grow closer to God, to reconnect with their spouses and to relax, attendees came to The Cove from all over the country—as far away as California. The retreat featured speakers who have also walked the thin blue line and battled the same issues and struggles. Full release available …

 

RRT Deployment to Dallas

Billy Graham Rapid Response Team chaplains deployed to Dallas, Texas, following a tornado outbreak, the biggest of which—categorized as an EF-3 with winds of 140 mph—touched down near Love Field Airport and was on the ground for nearly 40 minutes, destroying homes and leaving at least 55,000 people without power. Full release available at: https://media.billygraham.org/billy-graham-rapid-response-team-chaplains-deploy-to-dallas-following-weekend-tornado/

 

Billy Graham Rapid Response Team chaplains deploy to Dallas following weekend tornado

VIEW PHOTO GALLERY CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 22, 2019 – Billy Graham Rapid Response Team (RRT) chaplains have deployed to Dallas, Texas, following severe storms and a damaging tornado Sunday night.   Multiple tornadoes were reported, the biggest of which—categorized as an EF-3 with winds of 140 mph—touched down near Love Field Airport and was on …