A law enforcement officer said he was asked to leave a Red Cross shelter in Lafayette, Louisiana after he prayed with several flood victims.
Clay Higgins, a reserve city marshal and a local legend, dropped by after work to minister to evacuees at the Heymann Performing Arts Center on Aug. 19.
“I was not proselytizing,” he told me. “I was just there to thank volunteers and offer prayers and encouragement.”
Higgins, who is also running for Congress, was dressed in uniform and was holding a Bible.
At some point during the visit a volunteer approached Higgins and mentioned there was a problem…. [read more]
LHWM Notes: When a society turns from God, everything will fall. The Red Cross started as a christian organization. However by this article by Fox you can read that they are moving away from its roots. Below is an article concerning the history of the Red Cross.
The Christian Origin of the Red Cross