Not if, but when. A crisis can happen anytime, anywhere. Planning before, response during and recovery after crises are all critical stages to lessen the severity and longevity of the damage that may occur–that is, structural, physical and emotional damages.
The Eastern PA Conference has key persons and protocols that victims of crises–especially disasters–can call upon for timely, sensitive, experienced assistance. We have a conference Disaster Response Team and District Coordinators ready to help, along with District Superintendents and the Communications Office. All church leaders should learn about disaster response news, information, responders and resources, as well as steps to prepare and response to disasters.
The Advance Special Project Number for people wishing to donate to support the EPA Conference’s Disaster Response work is: #0345. Thank you for supporting this vital ministry work.
Eastern PA Conference Disaster Ministry Coordinator,