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March 14, 2020

The Church's Response to Pandemics

The global spread of the Coronavirus, Covid-19, has reached pandemic proportions.  Not only are more than one-hundred thousand people dealing with the virus itself, but even more are grappling with fear.  Kent Annan, Director of Humanitarian and Disaster Leadership at the Humanitarian Disaster Institute at Wheaton College talks with Ed Stetzer about the church's role in the midst of a pandemic.



Kent Annan
Kent Annan

Kent Annan

Kent Annan is Director of Humanitarian and Disaster Leadership at the Humanitarian Disaster Institute at Wheaton College.  Kent is the author of several books.  He's also on the board of directors of Equitas Group, a philanthropic foundation focused on ending child exploitation in Haiti and Southeast Asia. He cofounded Haiti Partners and is a senior consultant for Development Associates International which trains Christian leaders around the world.

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Ed Stetzer

Ed Stetzer wears a lot of hats—author, speaker, researcher, pastor, church planter—as he helps Christians learn to share Christ. Ed has earned two master’s degrees and two doctorates, and has written or co-written a dozen books and hundreds of articles. Now he ministers as interim pastor of The Moody Church, teaches at Wheaton College, and serves as executive director of the Billy Graham Center and a regional director of Lausanne North America. Ed and his wife, Donna, have been married more than 25 years and have three daughters.

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