Lutheran Church Charities welcomes 13 new LERT certified members! On Saturday, March 17, LCC held a Basic LCMS LERT training for new and recertifying team members at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Belvidere, Illinois, led by Kathy O’Day, Director of Disaster Response. There were a total of 20 in attendance from the following churches and LERT teams:
Immanuel – Belvidere, Illinois Immanuel – Freeport, Illinois St. John – Union, Illinois
The disaster response ministry is continuing to grow with volunteers willing to share the mercy, compassion, presence and proclamation of Jesus Christ in service to those suffering and in need.