The shooting at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, SC devastated many, and is a reminder that churches must be prepared for all types of emergencies at all times. The Balm in Gilead is adding a Church Emergency Preparedness workshop to the list of Healthy Churches 2020 Conference activities, taking place November 4-6, 2015 at the Hilton Charlotte University Place in Charlotte, NC. This workshop will teach the proper reactions for churches in response to disease, violence, and more. Learn more.