Recovery on Caribbean islands after Hurricane Maria is pressing and challenging. From stoles to schoolbooks, losses experienced in Toa Baja in Puerto Rico, for example, when the LaPlata River overflowed overwhelmed very home and church in the community. “The devastation is great. As a synod, let us join Building Puentes and help in relief efforts that not only rebuild concrete structures, but can also rebuild the spirit of our neighbors, friends, and fellow citizens of the Caribbean,” says the Rev. Leila Ortiz. Want to join the Building Puentes Team? Learn more in the “Forum” blog post.