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Continuing to work with Christ through disaster recovery

It provided an opportunity to see the Gospel put into practice in a very real and tangible way.”

“There was a strong and violent wind rending the mountains and crushing rocks before the Lord — but the Lord was not in the wind…” (1 Kings 19:11).
Wherever God stands in relation to violent storms or rising floodwaters, His presence is unmistakable in the merciful and charitable response of people helping others in His name.
Individuals, parishes, St. Vincent de Paul society (SVdP) conferences, and Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO) personnel are taking key roles in helping people affected by tornadoes and widespread flooding.
They’ve been working with local agencies and individuals of numerous faith backgrounds to help God meet immediate needs and restore what has been lost.

Catholic Missourian

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