Presentation on theme: "The Ohio District reaches out with God’s loving hands to give His hope, healing, and strength."— Presentation transcript:
The Ohio District reaches out with God’s loving hands to give His hope, healing, and strength.
Using their hands and hearts to: 100s congregations 100s congregations 100s volunteers100s volunteers 100s trips100s trips
Share their love
Deliver tools, blankets, hygiene kits, cleaning supplies, and other items
Christmas Gifts and other seasonal items for children who have lost everything
Tuition Assistance Needed in Moore, OK
Opportunities to Minister – Christian Care
This Could be Your Disaster Team!
8 ft. of water
Brothers & Sisters in Christ
Celebrate with Thankful Hearts!
So much to do! Romans 5:3b-5a “Suffering produces endurance, and endurance produces character, and character produces hope and hope does not disappoint us.”
Opportunities in Ohio
Ohio District Disaster ResponseOhio District Disaster Response Specialized Pastoral CareSpecialized Pastoral Care Older Adult MinistryOlder Adult Ministry Congregational Health/Parish Nursing And Many More Human Care in the Ohio District
Specialized Pastoral care Christian Care Providers in times of disaster Institutional Chaplains Deaconesses Pastoral Counselors Police and Fire Chaplains We are the arms of the District, connecting the resources of the larger church body with the hands of people in congregations and agencies throughout the Ohio District to meet the needs of the hurting
LSA OHIO Lutheran Social Agencies RSO Recognized LSS Disaster Response Services Ohio District Disaster Response Coordinator We are the arms of the District, connecting the resources of the larger church body with the hands of people in congregations and agencies throughout the Ohio District to meet the needs of the hurting
Ohio District Disaster Task Force Case Management, Volunteer Coordination, Donations Management, Christian Care When Disaster StrikesWhen Disaster Strikes Federal Disaster DeclarationFederal Disaster Declaration FEMA-Federal Emergency ManagementFEMA-Federal Emergency Management Ohio Emergency Management AgencyOhio Emergency Management Agency County Emergency Management AgenciesCounty Emergency Management Agencies Ohio District DDRC and Task Force evaluates need Communicates need to LCMS Disaster Response in national office Task Force coordinates volunteers, donations, and Christian Care through case management services
Visit our display for more information: servant events for current disasters disaster preparedness training for congregations and disaster volunteer teams and more!