September is recognized as National Disaster Preparedness Month. Church Pension Group has unrolled some excellent resources to equip you with the strategies and information you need to be prepared in case of catastrophe. Check these out:
- Eight Ways to Get Ready for Disaster
- Simple Steps for Data Security
- Disaster Advice for Clergy
- Fall Checklist to Prepare for Winter
The Red Cross offers free mobile disaster apps for when you need them most.
The Diocese is offering the Disaster Preparedness Informational Workshop: How to Help When Disaster Strikes on Saturday, Oct. 1 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at St. Stephen’s, Culpeper. Representatives from Episcopal Relief and Development and on-the-ground agencies in West Virginia will discuss mission trips to disaster areas. Learn general planning guidelines for mission trips plus specific ways to help out in West Virginia after their recent flooding disaster. Email Mary Anne Bryant to register at