Hurricane Michael is most powerful storm to hit the US in decades. There is devastation across parts of the Florida panhandle and Southwest Georgia. As we wait for assessments and emergency responders to do their work, North Georgia United Methodists are encouraged to pray, give generously, assemble Cleaning Buckets, and begin planning mission trips.
Our best first responses are prayer and giving. Mark gifts for NGUMC Fund #4390 for US Disaster Response. The Conference is also collecting UMCOR Cleaning Buckets at our Disaster Response Warehouse. (Learn more.)
Conference Early Response Teams (ERTs) are standing by to serve our neighbors in the path of this storm, just as they are already at work serving with communities in North and South Carolina that experienced damage from Hurricane Florence. Through our connectional system we are prepared and ready to help each other.
Churches are reminded of the best practices below: