How You Can Pray for and Respond to Oklahoma.

Rivers of Hope

Oklahoma tornado afternamth
Aftermath of the Oklahoma tornado (BGEA)

Yet another tragedy. There are no words to describe the scenes we are seeing from the recent tornadoes in Oklahoma. No words.

So don’t say anything. Just pray.

Please, don’t try to provide answers when people ask why. Don’t pretend you know why. Don’t find some “righteous” sounding reason for the devastation. It’s not helpful.

So don’t say anything. Just pray.

Years ago, when I served as vice mayor of my community, we were hit with a devastating tornado that destroyed much of our downtown. I learned that what we needed most was prayer and resources.

How Do You Pray?

  • Pray for emergency workers and relief efforts.
  • Pray for survivors as they recover.
  • Pray for those without homes.
  • Pray for those who have lost loved ones.
  • Pray for community, state and national leaders who will need to respond.
  • Pray for donations and…

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