To receive daily emails from Breaking Christian News to your inbox CLICK HERE

SHARE THIS ARTICLE Printer friendly version of this page

Chick-fil-A Breaks Its Own Rule: Opens on Sunday to Serve Hurricane Florence Victims

Will Maule : Sep 18, 2018 :

The restaurant's Sunday policy is pretty iron-clad in order to ensure its workers get enough rest and are able to attend church if they so wish. But when a crisis hits, it doesn't matter what day it is—Chick-fil-A always seems to answer the call.

(Garner, NC)—[] As you may well know, Christian-owned fast-food restaurant chain, Chick-fil-A, insists on closing its doors every Sunday. The decision was first taken all the way back in 1946, and is designed to give employees a chance to rest and worship. Though they rarely break their self-imposed rules, this past Sunday the popular eatery decided to make an exception. Don't be fooled, though, this was no attempt to lift profit margins by drawing customers in on God's day. Instead, one of its North Carolina branches called its employees in to cook up some of their signature chicken for the victims of Hurricane Florence. (Image via

Branch owners Donovan and Nikki Carless decided to provide a hot meal to all those who have been forced out of their homes, as reported by WLOS. So, in collaboration with the American Red Cross, this amazing couple took Chick-fil-A's delicious chicken sandwiches to the masses, distributing about 500 of them to stricken residents and hand-delivering some 1200 nuggets to a number of different shelters.

"While Chick-fil-A restaurants are always closed for business on Sunday, some local restaurant teams volunteer to serve their communities in times of crisis," the chain said in a statement to Business Insider... Subscribe for free to Breaking Christian News here.

Click here to continue reading.

SHARE THIS ARTICLE Printer friendly version of this page

To receive daily emails from Breaking Christian News to your inbox CLICK HERE

Other Recent Articles from Breaking Christian News

Search the Articles Archives

Words Posted on
Day Month Year

Not all search fields are required

To Order by Phone Call: 1-866-354-5245 (1-541-926-3250 outside the U.S.)

BCN Plus
Register TODAY for Our 2019 Israel Tour
An BCN Paid Advertisement

An BCN Paid Advertisement
A BCN Paid Advertisement
A BCN Paid Advertisement
BCN Store
Follow BCN on Twitter
Are You Praying for Our Government Leaders?
BCN Staff

Steve Shultz
Steve Shultz, Managing Editor
Founder and Owner

Aimee Herd
Aimee Herd, Editor

Teresa Neumann
Teresa Neumann, Reporter

BCN Plus
Are You Praying for President Trump?
An ElijahList Paid Advertisement
BCN Contact Info

All articles on this site and emails from BCN are copyrighted property of Breaking Christian News. Permission is given to link to, or share a BCN story if proper attribution is given to both the original writer and summarizer of the story. Breaking Christian News 2005-2017. All Rights Reserved.

Breaking Christian News is a division of Elijah List Publications, Inc. All Rights Reserved

Disclaimer: Articles and links, as well as the source articles linked to; do not necessarily reflect the opinion of Breaking Christian News.