Heavy rainfall that began Oct. 1 has caused severe flooding in South Carolina. The recent storm has brought the heaviest rainfall the state has seen since Hurricane Hugo struck in 1989. ELCA congregations and members have come together to support and pray for their neighbors who are in the midst of the devastation. In coordination with Lutheran Services of the Carolinas,Lutheran Disaster Response is addressing the needs of those affected by the flooding and is ready to provide long-term recovery efforts. To help, click here. (Photos: Neal Fischer, director of communications, ELCA South Carolina Synod)

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