A Californian megachurch has offered to gift $1,000 to any family who has lost their home in the wildfires that have engulfed much of the state. Bethel Church has found itself at the heart of a rescue and relief operation these past weeks after a massive inferno broke out across the region. Now, alongside serving as an official distribution hub in conjunction with Red Cross, Bethel is offering to help victims by providing them with financial assistance. “We are incredibly blessed as a church by people all around

the world praying for us, donating and supporting our community here in Redding,” Bethel posted in an update on its website. “The generosity of gifts coming towards us is both humbling and much needed. Christians around the world are coming together and supporting a cause that is bigger than any one individual alone can carry.” As a result of the outpouring of generosity and compassion toward those who have been affected by the blaze, the well-known church has decided to pay it forward by assisting victims in a practical way — by giving them $1,000. READ MORE