Monday, November 18, 2013

Prayer Need: Deadly tornadoes sweep through the Midwest

Today, I am praying for those in the Midwest, which was hit by a massive tornado. At least six people were killed and thousands were left homeless. Those in Illinois were hardest hit, particularly residents of Washington, IL. Please join me in prayer for this intention.

Via Fox News: 

In a chilling video above, a man captured a tornado destroying nearby houses while he recited the Lord's Prayer.

At least six were killed, thousands were left homeless and hundreds of thousands are without power as the region began a daunting recovery effort.

Illinois was hardest hit, with at least six people killed and seven counties declared disaster areas by Gov. Pat Quinn.

The storms were felt in at least 12 states, though Illinois, Indiana and Ohio were hardest hit.

One tornado that blew through Illinois' Washington County, east of St. Louis, left a path of destruction more than three miles long, according to a preliminary survey by the National Weather Service.

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