This is a monster storm approaching the coast of Florida and the gulf coast . Tampa Florida is expected to sustain a direct hit. It has not been hit by a hurricane in over 100 years. 10-12 feet of water serges expected, major flooding thruout the entire state. Gusty winds and tornados have already hit the area. Prayer to protect from storms headed to Florida.. Father, all the elements of nature obey your command. Calm the storms and hurricanes that threaten us and turn our fear of your power into praise of your goodness. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, forever and ever. Amen. Hurricane Ian is in the Gulf of Mexico after striking western Cuba. It poses a serious, life-threatening danger to the Florida Peninsula. Storm surge, hurricane, tropical storm alerts have been issued in Florida. Interests in those areas should be implementing their hurricane safety plans. Storm surge and tropical storm alerts also extend to Georgia and South Carolina.