Hurricane Ike


March 3, 2011

In July of 2009, I led a volunteer group to one of Texas Episcopal Disaster Relief and Development’s home repairs. When we arrived, Mr. Stephenson lumbered into a room full of high school students from Hewitt, Texas. They were there to paint his house in one of the final steps of the repair...

February 17, 2009

When Hurricane Ike made landfall on September 13, 2008, the 600 fundraising cookbooks that had arrived the week prior at St. Christopher's Episcopal Church in League City, Texas survived.

Twenty miles to the southeast, the cookbooks' beneficiary, Galveston's St. Vincent's House, a...