Chris Johnson

Chris Johnson is the Vice-President for Communications for The Fuller Center for Housing, a multi-award-winning columnist for the Columbus (Ga.) Ledger-Enquirer and author of 4 books.

Irishman recounts experience with Global Builders team in El Salvador

Irishman recounts experience with Global Builders team in El Salvador

Irishman recounts experience with Global Builders team in El Salvador While most Fuller Center Global Builders teams are composed of volunteers from the United States, the program also has had its fair share of volunteers from other parts of the world. The Nationalist newspaper of Ireland talked to Paul Grisewood of Cappawhite (kneeling at right […]

Armenian family finally has safe, decent home after generations of living in earthen house

Armenian family finally has safe, decent home after generations of living in earthen house

Armenian family finally has safe, decent home after generations of living in earthen house ZOVABER VILLAGE, Armenia — “This project has completely changed our lives,” Gagik Sukiasyan says of his family’s new Fuller Center for Housing home that has replaced his family’s deteriorating earthen living quarters — a structure built by his grandfather more than […]

Massive neighborhood Day of Service in Salt Lake reinforces value of partnerships, common ground

Massive neighborhood Day of Service in Salt Lake reinforces value of partnerships, common ground

Massive neighborhood Day of Service in Salt Lake reinforces value of partnerships Fuller Center for Housing of Salt Lake President Tara Ross was certain in the fall of 2021 that for the covenant partner she leads to succeed, they needed to sharpen their focus. “When I sought God’s guidance in the fall of 2021 for […]

Kentucky governor announces $4 million for new Fuller Center covenant partner’s tornado recovery efforts

Kentucky governor announces $4 million for new Fuller Center covenant partner’s tornado recovery efforts

Photo: Mayfield-Graves Fuller Center for Housing Board Chairman Dave Wright speaks as Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear (right) and others look on Tuesday in Mayfield, Kentucky. Kentucky governor announces $4 million for new Fuller Center covenant partner’s tornado recovery efforts MAYFIELD, Kentucky — Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear paid a visit to the area hardest hit by […]

PHOTO GALLERY: First Global Builders service trip to Madagascar

PHOTO GALLERY: First Global Builders service trip to Madagascar

PHOTO GALLERY: First Global Builders service trip to Madagascar We’ve had our very first Fuller Center Global Builders team to work in Madagascar! The team’s farewell ceremony included a traditional Malagasy dance with locals in which they hold hands and express “we are one.” “Fuller Center Madagascar is setting itself apart as an outstanding program,” […]

National Day of Prayer: President David Snell’s prayer for today

National Day of Prayer: President David Snell’s prayer for today

National Day of Prayer: President David Snell’s prayer for today Today — May 5, 2022 — is the National Day of Prayer. The Fuller Center for Housing is an unashamedly Christian and enthusiastically ecumenical affordable housing ministry. As such, we start each day with prayer. We begin build days with prayer. We dedicate our homes […]

Two new homes for seniors in desperate need going up in Millard Fuller’s hometown of Lanett, Alabama

Two new homes for seniors in desperate need going up in Millard Fuller’s hometown of Lanett, Alabama

Two new homes for seniors in desperate need going up in Millard Fuller’s hometown of Lanett, Alabama LANETT, Alabama — Theresa Davidson, 65, has been living in a hotel since a fire destroyed her home. Oscar Davis, 72, has been living in a dilapidated home that has no electricity or running water. His dream is […]

Lake Charles, Louisiana, resident: “A blessing from God to be back home again”

Lake Charles, Louisiana, resident: “A blessing from God to be back home again”

Lake Charles, Louisiana, resident: “A blessing from God to be back home again” LAKE CHARLES, Louisiana — Peggy Lee’s home suffered major damage when Hurricane Laura roared ashore in August of 2020, but Mother Nature was not through unleashing her wrath. Just nine months later, her home was damaged by historic flooding. While she is […]