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Storm Relief Updates

Saturday

September 16, 2017

AT 09:15 AM

Yesterday, one of our volunteers was assigned to help a lady whose house had been flooded. She met her, listened to her story and then took her into the gym so that she could choose from the items that had…

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Friday

September 15, 2017

AT 09:15 AM

Humility and selflessness. These are virtues that we have seen in so many of our flood victims. Over and over, we have witnessed those who only want to take a little so that they can leave donated items…

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Thursday

September 14, 2017

AT 10:00 AM

In one our communities, 55 homes flooded. Several of them were our church members. Almost immediately after the rain stopped, work teams from our church and other churches showed up and began mucking out…

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Wednesday

September 13, 2017

AT 08:05 AM

Yesterday was our busiest day yet. We helped 145 new families at the church. After 1,000, you would think we have seen the worst and most desperate situations. But yesterday, our volunteers saw more tears…

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Tuesday

September 12, 2017

AT 08:00 AM

When you have lost everything, there are so many decisions that have to be made. We think about clothes and furniture, carpeting and drywall. But then you get into the personal and emotional decisions. One…

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Monday

September 11, 2017

AT 07:00 AM

Two weeks of flood relief! There are so many families who are experiencing so much pain and loss. You can see the sorrow in their eyes and the bewilderment of how they can ever move forward. As Dr. Robb…

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Saturday

September 9, 2017

AT 09:00 AM

Yesterday we had our weekly meeting with the Montgomery County Office of Emergency Management with the leaders of the relief efforts happing in the county. Here are a few statistics: During the storm, the…

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Friday

September 8, 2017

AT 11:00 AM

Another very busy day here at our church. Families and volunteers continue to join together with the presence of the Holy Spirit and God’s grace is touching lives. Today, a man came in. His house was flooded…

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Thursday

September 7, 2017

AT 08:30 AM

Tragedy and suffering have affected tens of thousands of people through the flood waters of Harvey. While life in The Woodlands looks almost normal, you don’t have to go far…

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Wednesday

September 6, 2017

AT 07:00 AM

As we are helping flood victims in Texas, a new and incredibly powerful storm is hitting the Caribbean Islands, Cuba, and then Florida. Winds are at 185 MPH. The people in Florida have been praying for us,…

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Tuesday

September 5, 2017

AT 07:45 AM

Slowly, very slowly, progress is being made. In our county, we only have a few shelters still open and the number of people staying in them is declining each day. Our efforts are also evolving from our Phase…

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Monday

September 4, 2017

AT 07:30 AM

Yesterday in church, you heard about all that has been happening in and through The Woodlands UMC. It’s incredible! We are so appreciative of all who have stepped up to donate items, volunteer, provide…

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The Missions Team

Dr. John Hull

Pastor of Missions
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Sherry Lewallen

Local Missions Coordinator

Staci Brady

Missions Assistant