The July 2021 issue highlights how Lutherans are bearing the burdens of fellow believers around the world to encourage them in the work that God has given them to do.
Just weeks after Hurricane Laura hit the coast of Louisiana, Category 2 Hurricane Sally made landfall in Alabama, damaging LCMS churches and members’ homes.
On Monday, Aug. 10, the storm tore through the Midwest, taking down trees and power lines, leveling corn crops, and cutting the area off from power and phone signals.
Along with local authorities, the LCMS Michigan District is currently assessing the situation.
As part of its response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the LCMS will use Soldiers of the Cross as one means to continue to assist LCMS church workers and their families.
The tornadoes touched ground in Tennessee during the night and morning hours of March 2 and 3.