Recent in natural-disaster


Philippines: Monsoons bring floods, landslides

by LDS Church News | Everything Else

Monsoon rains in early January have soaked parts of the eastern Philippines causing flooding and landslides...


Members suffer losses in Brazil's 'worst natural disaster'

by LDS Church News | Everything Else

At least 125 members have lost their homes to flooding and landslides in what is being called Brazil's wors...


Australian floods affecting LDS Church missionaries, members

by Deseret News | Everything Else

LDS Church missionaries are accounted for while many LDS members and their homes have been affected as the ...


Latter-day Saints displaced by Columbia rains, landslides

by LDS Church News | Everything Else

More than 1.6 million people — including 300,000 families — were impacted torrential rains and landslides i...


Rebuilding shattered lives after devastating earthquake in Peru

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

It's morning recess at Chincha's Jose Carlos Mariategui primary school and the atmosphere is exactly what y...


Fired Up!

by Angie Sullivan | Preparedness

The cold weather makes me yearn for the warmth of a crackling fire. Though most of us long for the fire sim...


LDS respond after disasters in Indonesia

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

In addition to major flooding that has plagued Indonesia this fall, two major disasters struck the country ...


Power Up

by Angie Sullivan | Preparedness

Being without power during an emergency can be not only inconvenient, but it can also prevent you from usin...


New Water Filter Provides the Best Water in the Worst of Times

by LDS Living Staff | Preparedness

During a natural disaster or national crisis life’s necessities quickly become luxuries. One of these neces...


Let There Be Light

by Angie Sullivan | Preparedness

Last year something happened that still disturbs my young family. There was a sudden power outage in our ne...