Please pray for the people in Tennessee who are battling with and have suffered because of the huge fire blazing there. We’ve provided ways to help at the links below the video. 

Michael Luciano videotaped a terrifying attempt to escape the fire in Gatlinburg. He couldn’t make it through and had to turn around and escape by going back through the fire.


Donations can be made directly to the Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville Emergency Response Fund on the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee Website.

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Many other organizations locally and in Knoxville are starting drives for items to help support the displaced families and the firefighters. HERE ARE OTHER WAYS TO HELP

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