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September 29, 2017

It has officially been a month since Harvey dumped 27 trillion gallons of water on Texas and Louisiana, forever changing our community and the people who live here. 

While so much progress has been made and a new normal emerges everyday, we are still a long way from ful...

September 16, 2017

Boy are we thankful for skilled workers right now!  As we wait for moisture levels in homes to go down, we are preparing for rebuild in other ways.  Today we had new wiring for electricity installed.  

This particular place is a mobile home in Splend...

September 12, 2017

Step by step.With electricity restored and the thumbs up to move forward, we are beginning the rebuilding process. Last week we mucked out these homes and today, because of Gods great provision, we returned to rip out flooring, salvage wood flooring, and begin the prep...

September 6, 2017

“I the Lord do not change. So you, the descendants of Jacob, are not destroyed."Malachi 3:6

A good friend shared this verse today. God does not change and He is faithful. In the midst of the sorrow, the restoration, the endless work and the tears...we are thankful for t...

September 5, 2017

For the glory of God and by His mercy alone, our guys are still hard at work. They couldn't do it without the many volunteers.

Our hope and goal is not only to muck out these homes, but also be a part of the rebuilding process. We've worked in 15 homes so far and every...

September 4, 2017

A big thank you for all those who have donated and shared our posts regarding flood relief from Hurricane Harvey. For the glory of God and by His mercy alone, we've had teams working for 6 days to muck out homes in small communities. We are thankful for the help from o...

September 3, 2017

Day 5 of mucking out homes. Yeah, I've never heard the term "mucking" in reference to a home before but thats what they are calling it around here these days! 

The crews are tired but encouraged by new volunteers that show up everyday. They are encouraged by the pe...

September 2, 2017

Demo work today with Kennedy Fabricating, local churches and schools in Splendora.

Please pray as we talk to people in the community who got 8 feet of water in their homes and are currently trying to live in them. Because they don't have the funds to rebuild, their sol...

September 1, 2017

Today was the first demo we've done with water damage to the roof.

Walking into this house it's almost hard to know where to start...but for the glory of God and by His mercy, we do. Volunteers show up and bit by bit, stinky step by stinky step (because fish, old water...

August 31, 2017

This is today.

Those who can get to their home (some homes are still under water) begin the long process of rebuilding. This is what it looks like. Pulling out wet flooring, sheet rock, base boards and unloading every possession in your home. Sorting through what can b...

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VIDEOS

Mucking out a House
Water to the Ceiling
Even the Tub comes out
Next Steps
Dead Cow in the House
Update: the first 2 weeks