The current pandemic has left us in a state of confusion, feeling as though there's nowhere to turn.
Some people have resorted to religion to give them a sense of direction and support through this challenging time.
One heartwarming video has gone viral for the best reasons. Check it out for yourself.
This is the worst pandemic our world has faced in decades.The rapid spread of the virus has caused global panic, and millions have been left living in lockdown.
An alarming number of people have died in the last few months...
via: Getty72,596, to be precise. A further 1,312,283 people are currently infected with the virus globally, and the United States currently holds the highest number.
People have been coping in different ways...
via: GettyAnd many have been turning to God during these difficult times.
People's faith is now stronger than ever...
I have some amazing news. I’m leaving the Ulster Hospital. I want to thank everyone for their prayers. I want to th… https://t.co/fjWYdqcCQ0— Mark McClurg (@Mark McClurg)1585501447.0
And even the power of prayer can make a huge difference to someone's day...
Lord Please have mercy on the nations of the world. Let this corona virus come to an end in the name of Jesus. I pr… https://t.co/4GOTqXHytX— P.Daniel Olawande (@P.Daniel Olawande)1585576465.0
Some people are putting themselves in more danger than others...
via: GettyPeople who work for local authorities and the emergency services are putting themselves on the line every single day to assist their local communities and help those in need.
Police officers have been working around the clock worldwide...
via: GettyAnd many completely underestimate the risks that these people are putting themselves in every day.
The Yucaipa Police Department in California is, of course, stretched to its limits.
This morning we caught #YucaipaPD Deputy Wedge in the parking lot of the station. He was kneeling in front of his P… https://t.co/4eQJcfvcF3— Yucaipa Police (@Yucaipa Police)1525205276.0
It is truly moving to see...
People have been left touched by the picture...
@YucaipaPD @sbcountysheriff May Deputy Wedge..and SO many others who serve our communities, our country, and the wo… https://t.co/5Y34QIF8Uq— Kerry couch (@Kerry couch)1525215187.0
Some users online began to express their shock at the department for using a religion-based photograph.
The police force isn't the only place turning to religion in this time of uncertainty.
This is serious,, our mothers at work they don't sleep, mothers at home also don't sleep.. They praying for us, 🙏🙏… https://t.co/nmSn6XpAfc— Mysterio (@Mysterio)1585871348.0
Social media has given us all a small glimpse into the lives of health care workers.Many health care workers have shown the world what they’re doing when they’re not working, they’re praying.
Jackson Health System in Miami also shared a photo.
"This is how we started our morning today. Our team said a prayer, asking God for guidance and protection while we… https://t.co/CSlj2xcDEz— Jackson Health System (@Jackson Health System)1585764693.0
In Georgia, a group stood on the roof of Cartersville Hospital.
Prayer service at Cartersville Hospital 3/26/20. @wsbtv @FOX5Atlanta @FoxNews @11AliveNews @1047TheFish @KLOVERadio https://t.co/FrbJsbkVle— Kimberly Jefferson (@Kimberly Jefferson)1585347139.0
A break for prayers and calmness is a small moment of reprieve for health care workers.
Another trend that has surfaced is health care workers taking selfies.
#CNNTownHall: Here is a husband and wife team: both are CRNAs and are on the intubation team for COVID patients in… https://t.co/Y5tq0Wi6PE— Pacem Bello (@Pacem Bello)1585877441.0
Several included personal stories about what it’s like on the frontlines.
A nurse from Iowa shared a similar experience.
A nurse from Vanderbilt Health in Tennessee took to Facebook to share her routine.
Healthcare workers praying on top of the helipad of Vanderbilt University Health Center. I’m here for this all day… https://t.co/a7NAgMxaDq— Nate Pickowicz (@Nate Pickowicz)1585854692.0
She shared several photos of herself and some colleagues on the hospital roof.
It's REAL out there. Praying the blood of Jesus over the Healthcare Workers. Let's unite our spiritual being in th… https://t.co/GmgV2arvLr— BiM (@BiM)1585509283.0
The latest video to go viral is by McKenzie Gibson.
McKenzie Gibson, a @VUMChealth nurse, was on @FoxNews today & shared that she is "personally relying on Jesus to...… https://t.co/eKjuIRvxhU— Franklin Graham (@Franklin Graham)1586098383.0