Hurricane Preparedness

All Southern District rostered Professional Church Workers (ordained and commissioned ministers) who evacuate during a hurricane are required to report their evacuation information by completing this evacuation form or calling 985-259-6716. If you call the number, please provide:

      • Your Name
      • Your Congregation and Congregation City
      • City and State You Have Evacuated To

Evacuation information will be used by the Southern District staff. Professional Church Workers are to heed government-declared mandatory evacuation orders.

To aid congregations in caring for their members during a hurricane evacuation, lay members of Southern District congregations may report their evacuation information by completing this evacuation form or calling 985-259-6716. If you call the number, please provide:

      • Your Name
      • Your Congregation and Congregation City
      • City and State You Have Evacuated To

Evacuation information will be provided to a lay member’s pastor or elders upon request. All LCMS congregational members are encouraged to heed government-declared mandatory evacuation orders.

Congregations able to offer shelter for those evacuating from a hurricane, either at the church or in member homes, can enter their information on this hurricane shelter form.

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