Tools for Tracking Natural Disasters
Storm Predication Center is the official government site for the prediction of thunderstorms and severe weather in the U.S.. Here, you will find predictions on thunder and lightning storms, floods, tornadoes, and other extreme weather.
The National Interagency Fire Center is the logistical and support center for U.S. wildland firefighting. Here, you will find information on national fires, nearby fire shelters, as well as fire safety and prevention/education.
ICTG Blog Posts about Natural Disaster
- 7 Tips for Faith Leaders Participating in Long-Term Recovery Committees to Rebuild Community after Severe Loss from Natural Disasters
- Disaster 4 Kids
- Rev. L. Gail Irwin Shares "A Parallel Start in New Orleans"
- The Church after Katrina
- Job — A Living Teaching from God
- Beginning Long Term Youth Ministry Restoration after Natural Disaster
Worship After Natural Disaster - Outside Websites
- African-American Lectionary - Worship Resources, Providing Aid During Natural and Manmade Disasters
- Calvin Institute for Christian Worship – Songs of Comfort and Trust in Times of Natural Disasters
- Episcopal Relief & Development – Worship Resources
- Evangelical Lutheran Disaster Response – Congregational and Worship Resources
- Presbyterian Disaster Assistance – Materials for Worship
- Presbyterian Office of Theology and Worship – Service of Pastoral Care after the loss of a home
- ReformJudaism.org – Memorial Prayer for First Responders
- TextWeek – Worship & Prayer Resources following Natural Disaster
- Union for Reform Judaism – Prayers and Readings in Response to Natural Disasters