On October 1, 2017 a gunman rained fire on an outdoor country music festival in Las Vegas, leaving 58 people dead and injuring hundreds more. Witnesses and victims describe bullets shooting through the sky like firecrackers, causing mass hysteria as thousands ran for their lives. This incident has been recorded as the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.
Our hearts are broken for the families and all those affected by this senseless tragedy. While there is much grief, fear and discouragement, we are reaching out to provide hope! Hand of Hope is partnering with VBF Church in Bakersfield, California and Valley Vegas Church to provide counseling, help with funeral costs for the victims’ families and more.
Thank you to our partners for helping us share the love of Christ in Las Vegas. Please join us in prayer as we lift up everyone suffering in this situation. While we don’t understand it, we are choosing to trust God and believe in His restoring power.