"Their neighbors are hurting, and they’re stepping up to help them out in the name of Christ.”
“I never dreamed that I could receive this, and I know God has a purpose because I lost everything.”
Almost 30 years ago, kids at First Baptist Church at The Fields in Carrollton began riding their bikes in laps around the church once a year to raise money for missions through Texas Baptist Men.
Even in a place surrounded by water, clean drinking water can be hard to acquire.
“The pain is deep. This tragedy will leave a lasting imprint on people of all ages.”
“He was just overcome, so we could come in there with the team and give him some hope."
While the chainsaws cut broken limbs, the volunteers lift spirits.
“This is the perfect opportunity for a group of friends, Bible Study group or individual to make a difference in these difficult days."
TBM Disaster Relief has placed feeding, chainsaw, shower/laundry, chaplain and incident management teams on alert to serve in the aftermath of a derecho that affected millions in the Midwest.
TBM delivered 1,200 pairs of protective glasses and four pallets of plastic sheeting April 2 to Baylor Scott & White Health to help healthcare workers battle the coronavirus pandemic.