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It may feel like Houston is forgotten, but we still have some faithful volunteers heading down to help this winter, with some even coming back for a second time! We still have several partially or completely gutted homes in the Houston area that we committed to seeing through to the end if volunteers were available…(Read More)

This past weekend we officially ended our continuous presence in Houston since the onset of the flood and hurricane relief. We are so thankful the Lord provided over 50 volunteers come in the past weeks to help! We ended the week with helping rebuild some damaged homes by hanging drywall and fixing roofs. We were…(Read More)

harvey rebuild roof repairs

This week marks the 5th continuous week of non-stop volunteers on the ground in Houston helping Hurricane Harvey victims! Some volunteers are on their second, or even third, rotation out to the affected areas. We are very thankful for their dedication and perseverance, as it has not been easy work! We began to transition…(Read More)

It is amazing to think we are already on our 4th week of continuous volunteer teams going into Houston to help! The needs are still slowly progressing from clearing out the mucky, muddy and moldy mess of soggy home debris to the end stage of rebuilding what was destroyed. We are beginning to start a…(Read More)

harvey relief gutted floors

We are now entering our third week of continuous volunteer efforts in the affected flood areas. We are VERY thankful for the people stepping in to help. Laborers are needed as clearing out flood debris takes a LOT of work! Even at this late stage there are STILL homes needing basic debris clearing and gutting…(Read More)

We’ve all had those times where we start on what we think may be a small project to fix something in our home, only to find that underneath the floorboards or behind the cabinet, a much bigger project is waiting for us to fix! We knew going into the areas affected by Harvey floods…(Read More)

harvey relief gutted hallways

As I write this, Hurricane Irma is just finishing its weekend churn over Florida. Nobody knows yet what the extent of damage will be from this new storm, and we pray they might be spared the same level of destruction Houston saw last month from Hurricane Harvey! We still have a team on the ground…(Read More)

Harvey Relief team

It’s only been a few days, but the first team into the storm affected areas in Houston already hit the ground running! They’ve been cleaning, gutting and stripping down homes since only a few hours after arriving on Monday, and are still going strong as the week wears on. Pray for them! It…(Read More)

hurricane harvey flood disaster relief

“Hope is all I can ask for. We need all rebuild assistance. We do not have the resources.” So wrote one of the many flood victims finding us on the internet and reaching out for help. These are cries for help from our Texas neighbors that I do not think God wants us to ignore…(Read More)

Harvey flood relief

It is no question we are living in extraordinary times. A once-in-a-1,000-year flood just pummeled Houston and surrounding areas affecting an estimated 100,000 households (and counting!) which could represent almost half a million Americans with lost or damaged homes. It is in these times that God calls ordinary people…(Read More)

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