church disaster planning

Prepare to Care - Disaster Recovery Guide (Church World Service)

The Church World Service provides a guide called "Prepare to Care" outlining how churches can mitigate disasters, prepare for them, and respond to them effectively, leading to a good recovery.

Preparedness Planning Guide for Congregations (Episcopal Relief & Development)

This document, from the Episcopal Relief & Development agency, describes in detail how churches can prepare for a disaster, particularly one that involves the church property itself.

Church Preparedness Manual (Southern Baptist Disaster Relief)

The Southern Baptist Disaster Relief agency provides this manual to assist churches to prepare for disaster by developing a strategy to minister to their communities during crisis through preparing their facilities, training their members, securing supplies, and developing protocols that will activate their disaster response plan. 

Church Preparedness for Disaster (Southern Baptist Convention)

The Southern Baptist Convention details in this document what churches should do in order to be prepared for disaster response. The appendix is particularly useful.

Church Disaster Action Plan (Nazarene Disaster Response)

The Church Disaster Action Plan, from Nazarene Disaster Response, provides a helpful guide to steps your church can take to respond quickly in the event of a natural disaster. You may download it here as a Word document.


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