Congregations are asked to focus on the following mission and service efforts:
- PRAY. Pray for the people of affected areas and first responders and agencies managing damage assessment. Include those affected by the storm’s path in your prayers during worship. Search Discipleship Ministries for worship resources during times of natural disaster, including a Communion liturgy appropriate for those celebrating communion and a prayer and suggested hymn list.
- GIVE. Visit Missouri Disaster Response Online Giving or UMCOR U.S. Disaster Response and Recovery. For paper giving, make checks payable to: Missouri Annual Conference (memo: Florida) and mail to Missouri Annual Conference, 3601 Amron Ct. Columbia, MO 65202.
- LEARN. Visit Missouri Annual Conference’s communication platforms to be informed of immediate needs: www.facebook.com/umcdisaster