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In the eye of the storm, Mormons meet needs of membership

I thought I was reliving a scene from The Wizard of Oz for a brief moment this afternoon as I saw a large piece of metal hurtle through the air. Then the continual sound of wailing sirens below and large gusts of wind shaking my 28th floor apartment recalled to me that I was, in fact, in mid-town, Manhattan, in the eye of Hurricane Sandy.

What has added to my level of comfort is knowing LDS visiting and home teachers are at the ready. In sacrament meeting yesterday, all were encouraged to reach out to their home and visiting teachers to find out if they were prepared for the storm and if they needed anything.

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