03/28/2008 02:43 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Evangelicals Starting Tackle "Gay Disease" HIV/AIDS In US After Ministering In Africa...

After years of ministering to AIDS patients overseas, evangelical Christians are turning attention to the disease in their own back yard — and one of the nation's largest and best-known megachurches is leading the way.

Nearly 2,000 pastors have traveled to Orange County's Saddleback Church for a national conference that coincides with World AIDS Day on Thursday. On the agenda: How to start local AIDS ministries and free HIV testing in churches.

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