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OZARK, Mo. (BP) -- With the Navajo Nation on strict lockdown due to an extremely high per-capita coronavirus infection rate and resulting cases, Scott Watson, lead pastor of River Bluff Fellowship in Ozark, knew the decision to modify the church's annual mission trip to Kayenta, Ariz., was the right one.
"We've been going there for 13 years and bringing 30-50 people each time we go and we love it," Watson said. "But we decided to change our plans for two reasons: First, we did not want to go there and increase their anxiety and make a terrible situation even more difficult for them, and second, healthcare on the reservation is limited under normal circumstances so we wouldn't want to put our people at risk and add to the medical strain." Read More