LCMS Disaster Response is working with district and local congregations in Louisiana and California to provide grants, aid and spiritual care to disaster victims and responders. You can help. Pray. Give. Volunteer.
Affected congregations, districts and LCMS Disaster Response provide short-term relief while planning for long-term recovery efforts.
Recent flooding in the greater Baton Rouge, LA area has left local responders looking for outside help. Thousands of homes have been flooded, including several hundred that are owned by LCMS members. The need for volunteers has never been greater!
The Rev. Gregory Manning, pastor of Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in New Orleans, says you have to “love them where you see them.” He does this through a robust homeless ministry, which will soon expand with the opening of a new day center.
The Synod responds to disasters in four states: flooding in Illinois and Missouri, and tornadoes in Mississippi and Texas.
Delegates to the district’s 74th convention re-elect the Rev. Kurtis Schultz as district president.
The community of Trinity Gardens in Mobile, Ala., has been transformed thanks to the dedicated effort of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church’s pastor and members.
A week after being baptized and confirmed, an LCMS family in Mayflower, Ark., rides out an EF4 tornado in a closet.
The violent storm system sweeping through the central, southern and eastern United States April 27-May 1 causes damages or destruction for LCMS members, a pastor and at least five congregations.