Posts from September 2021

Hurricane Ida Damage Assessment and Response

Ida was a deadly and destructive Category 4 hurricane that became the second-most damaging and intense hurricane to strike the U.S. state of Louisiana on record, behind Hurricane Katrina. On August 29, the 16th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, Ida made landfall near Port Fourchon, Louisiana and its effects were felt all along her track until she exited over the North Eastern U.S. Most of the damage is in Louisiana. The Southern District of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod (LCMS) is leading…

September Sounds

To pumpkin spice, or not to pumpkin spice? Or wait is it too early? While some of you are all on for Fall to begin, others have taken all this talk about Fall beginning as a trespass against Summer and oneself. Of course, it’s all a joke and trivial as we poke fun at when is the right time to change our drink of choice and decorations in our home. The truth is, as trivial as this may be, there are many…