"There are different kinds of gifts, but the same Spirit. There are different kinds of service, but the same Lord. There are different kinds of working, but the same God works all of them in all men." 1 Corinthians 12: 4-6
Disaster 101: Basic Disaster Ministry Training
This training provides an overview of disaster and the important role of the faith-based community.
Early Response Teams (ERTs)
Early Response Teams (ERTs) enter a disaster area at the invitation of local emergency management officials.
Disaster Spiritual Care Providers (formerly Spiritual Response Teams)
Understanding the church as the body of Christ in the world, Disaster Spiritual Care Providers reach out from the faith community to help disaster survivors connect with spiritual, emotional and basic life resources.
Case Managers help survivors develop an action plan for their own recovery.
The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church
450 Martin L King Jr Ave
Lakeland, FL 33815
(863) 688-5563 or toll free (800) 282-8011