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Disaster spiritual care: The sacredness of honoring a life

  • Featuring: Tim Serban & Melody Fawcett
  • Date Submitted: Dec 29, 2022
  • Location: Oregon

Tim has been a chaplain at Providence since 1993 and a volunteer for the American Red Cross as the national lead for disaster spiritual care since 1999. His first spiritual disaster relief work was for 9/11. He shares some of his most poignant moments from Ground Zero New York with his friend and colleague, Melody. Edit credit: Mike Addis

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9/11 Prayer

We give thanks for this person’s life

We give thanks that this person was found

We ask that they know peace in God’s arms

And that they will be reunited with their families soon

Danny Boy

Amazing Grace


  • Tim Serban
  • Melody Fawcett
  • American Red Cross
  • Disaster relief
  • Disaster spiritual care
  • 9/11
  • Volunteer