The Rev. Bill Engfehr, an LCMS emergency-services chaplain in Collinsville, Ill., receives the Red Cross Community Preparedness and Resiliency Award.
Tag Archives - Disaster Response
The LCMS International Disaster Response Conference involves 170 pastors and lay leaders from five continents.
In addition to large grants to help after headline-making disasters, LCMS Disaster Response also provides smaller grants to assist congregations and individuals.
The Synod awaits damage assessments from a Napa, Calif., church following the Aug. 24 earthquake. Among damages are the organ, which is now unusable.
Amid the racially charged protests in Ferguson, Mo., Lutherans are doing what they can to bring peace.
Hymn-text entries should be suitable for use by congregations hit by disasters and for others remembering or empathizing with them.