Louisiana Flood Relief
Usually, our September Mission of the Month is Red Bird Mission in Kentucky. And while we whole heartedly continue to support Red Bird Mission with our prayers – the devastation of the flooding in Louisiana has called for an immediate response. Our September Mission of the Month will be directed to the catastrophic flooding in Louisiana.
Meteorologists are call this a 1,000 year flood event.
Over 7.1 TRILLION GALLONS of water fell as rain. At this time, UMCOR is asking for the following:
PRAYERS ~ FLOOD BUCKETS ~ CASH
UMCOR has just put out the call for trained first response teams to deploy for the initial response. But this will be a long, long process of recovery for the areas hit. Think Hurricane Katrina type recovery. There may be a mission trip for us in the future to help with the recovery effort. But right now, your dollars will have the most impact.