ELCA Churches support relief efforts
Siouxland area ELCA Lutheran churches will be supporting relief efforts following Hurricane Harvey. Lutheran Disaster Response is collaborating with community leaders and officials to initiate the proper responses, particularly the long-term recovery efforts. Recovery efforts are expected to take years, and Lutheran Disaster Response will be there to accompany those affected through every phase of this disaster.
Area ELCA congregations will forward financial donations to Lutheran Disaster Response. Gifts designated for "Hurricane Response – United States" will be used entirely (100 percent) for this disaster until the response is complete.
ELCA Congregations in Siouxland include Sergeant Bluff: New Life; Sioux City: Augustana, First, Immanuel, Riverside, St. John, St. Luke, St. Mark, Trinity; South Sioux City: First; Dakota City: Salem; Moville: Trinity; as well as ELCA congregations in Plymouth county and throughout northeast Nebraska.