Bebe Winans, His Mother & Brother All Test Positive for COVID-19: “God is Greater…but Use Common Sense”

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The number of celebrities that have tested positive for coronavirus COVID-19 is growing. But thankfully, the number of celebrities who are recovering is also greater.

The latest celebrity to test positive is gospel great, Bebe Winans from the legendary gospel family. But it wasn’t just him who tested positive, it was also his mother and his brother. Imagine how that must’ve felt? A man of faith who spent your life glorifying God, is then hit with this reality of not only you, but the ones you love.

The R&B/gospel icon shared what that process was on SiriusXM’s The Joe Madison Show (listen below).

“Sometimes, for some reason, we as a people when we look in and we look at television and various things that’s going on around us, we somehow say, that can’t happen to me for some reason,” he explained. “I don’t know why, but sometimes we believe that, and even myself being cautious, when the outbreak started, I did just a little travel. I was actually in New York and I was like, well, I’m going to Detroit because I had a friend pass and we were having a funeral and just that little travel, I caught it.”

“You can’t just go to the hospital, and if you’re not in need of a respirator they won’t even take you,” he continued. “I’m a man of faith and just raised in and in my mind, I’m just concrete in the subject matter that God is greater than everything. Yet, and still, it’s so important for us to use common sense. So, being on the other side of it now, I’m just…