By Paul Blom

Hurricanes Katrina and Rita triggered huge, immense harm and death within the Gulf Coast area in overdue summer season and fall of 2005. Lutherans dwelling within the zone and churches close to the destruction have been hit with nice losses. The concern referred to as forth an outpouring of relief and repair that keeps even today.

The booklet tells the tale of ways the Lutheran church and its humans have answered to the affliction of these most influenced by means of the storms. Following Jesus' admonition to like and serve these in want, the church has labored in partnership with synods and congregations to carry wish and therapeutic to many within the zone. integrated are robust firsthand money owed, insightful theological reflections, questions for crew use.

A element of the proceeds of every e-book can be donated to the Texas-Louisiana Gulf Coast Synod catastrophe aid Fund.

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