Bushfires are damaging our people and our land. We feel for those close to this devastation and we pray to the God of living water for them and those supporting them.
Click here to obtain liturgy and prayers provided by the LCA to assist congregations in praying for and supporting all those affected by this disaster.
Robin Mann has written two new verses for his song ‘Comfort, Comfort’ specifically in response to the bushfires. The words & the music are free of charge in the wake of Australia’s 2019-2020 bushfires. PPTs of the song are provided in the weekly service resources. Download the lyrics here.
Bishop John Henderson released a Heartland eNews on Wednesday 1 January, regarding the bushfires. It contains words of encouragement and additional prayers. Click here to read that eNews.
To help Lutherans and the communities they are supporting with immediate assistance and then, later, post-emergency restorative support, you can donate to LCA Disaster & Welfare Fund (tax-deductible)
Click on the link to make a donation by credit card. To make a bank transfer:
Account name: LCA Disaster and Welfare Fund