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Local churches combine to host free health clinic
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Local churches combine to host free health clinic

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — On the days leading up to Sunday at the Church of the Messiah, practice is key. And no, we're not just talking about the choir.Three local Baptist congregations converged this week to host a three-day community health clinic. "We’ve got HIV testing, COVID testing," said Pastor Bryan Williams of Church of the Messiah.They provided everything from COVID vaccinations and testing, vision testing, and teeth cleaning to pretty much anything else that doesn't require sedation. "And I haven’t brushed my teeth in quite a while, because I can’t afford toothpaste," said one participant."One-stop shopping, man; one-stop shopping," said Pastor Williams.All of it was provided at no cost to the patient. "It’s very useful to the elderly who can’t afford it that needs it," said...