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Maryland/Delaware Why We Do What We Do

Serving Christ in Crisis:  

To share the love of Christ with people in need immediately following a disaster event.

A disaster hits suddenly and with it the opportunity for immediate ministry. There seems to be no area of mission action that requires more rapid response than during times of disaster.  Southern Baptist Disaster Relief is Christian love in action - meeting urgent needs of humanity in crisis situations. 

The disaster relief response team can provide direction for individual Christians and churches desiring to be of service in times of disaster. Through planning, training, and practicing, disaster response teams can provide leadership and expertise required in times of disaster. 

Motivation - "A cup of cold water in Jesus' name."

  • News from the Summer

    From June through the end of September, 8 teams from MD/DE have been deployed to various responses - a record for us! Here's a quick recap: Baltimore, MD - When the national Southern Baptist Convention, Pastors Conference and Woman's Missionary Union (WMU) held their annual meetings in Baltimore this June, MD/DE had the responsibility of housing and assisting the trained DR childcare teams coming in from across the country to serve at the convention center. Our DR folks, with assistance form our...  Read More...

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