Neal Pollard Kathy avoids any of the depressing news stories centered on the Ebola virus. She believes they heighten stress and fear. I admit to moderate fascination and monitoring of the latest developments. There's no denying that there has been a growing hysteria in our nation since a Liberian man died and two of his … Continue reading What If There WAS An Ebola Outbreak In Your Town?
Neal PollardThe United Nations' very conservative estimate is that well over 2,000 people have died in the Donetsk region of Eastern Ukraine in fighting between that nation's government have clashed with separatists. So many of the towns and cities in the region have congregations of God's people, many of their preachers trained in our foreign … Continue reading Our Brethren Are Suffering
Neal Pollard MERS is the latest pathogen to seize the world's attention, and this middle-eastern sprung virus, having a 30% mortality rate, is cause for some concern. Yet, it is the latest in a long line of alarming diseases that have struck fear in people—AIDs, Asian Flu, Spanish Flu, smallpox, bubonic plague, and leprosy, just … Continue reading A GLOBAL EPIDEMIC