Hurricane Harvey

Hurricane Harvey

Support relief and mercy efforts for hurricane victims in southern Texas


Restoring, rebuilding continues in Texas after Hurricane Harvey

LCMS Disaster Response and the Texas District continue to provide relief assistance following Hurricane Harvey in August 2017. Eight disaster recovery sites are set up, and Lutheran Early Response Teams from throughout the U.S. have also joined in providing aid to Texas communities. Read more in Lutherans Engage the World

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News Updates

Hurricane Harvey – Reporter
Helping houses ‘feel like home again’ for Harvey survivors
Friday, April 20, 2018 12:41:46 PM

Photo essay: Update on Texas hurricane relief
Friday, March 9, 2018 10:36:58 AM

Volunteers needed in Texas
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 3:29:31 PM

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KFUO.org Audio

Hurricane Harvey – KFUO Radio
The Coffee Hour – Hurricane Harvey, One Year Later
Friday, September 14, 2018 9:15:18 AM

Faith & Family – The Tribble with Harvey: When Your Baby and a Hurricane are Due the Same Day
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 10:45:26 AM

World Lutheran News Digest – Churches Take FEMA to Court in the Wake of Disaster
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 3:00:30 PM

This feed has 18 articles on 6 pages << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >>

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Pray

Pray

Lord of heaven and earth, we know that You hold all things in Your hands. In Your mercy, provide for the needs of those who have been affected by Hurricane Harvey and other disasters, work through those who bring relief and aid, and protect all from any further harm. Draw all to the cross of Christ, who is our salvation now and always. We ask this in Jesus’ name. Amen.


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Give

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Read about reduced allocation rate for Harvey disaster response gifts.

 

 


Volunteer

Volunteer

The LCMS deeply appreciates your interest in volunteering with the LCMS Texas District for hurricane relief. Volunteers will be needed for weeks and months to come.

More information regarding volunteer opportunities is available on the district’s website.

If your congregation is interested in becoming a Lutheran Early Response Team (LERT) trained to respond to future disasters, please contact LCMS Disaster Response to schedule training.

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Photos

Photo gallery: Hurricane Harvey

A Hurricane Harvey victim (center) is helped by volunteers from Trinity Klein Lutheran Church, Spring, Texas, as they load donated food and supplies into her car at the church on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017.
LCMS Communications/Erik M. Lunsford

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