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Fuller Living with Kevin Taylor

FULLER LIVING Kevin Taylor LILY, KENTUCKY Kevin Taylor was a member of Midway (Ky.) Baptist Church’s Global Builders trip to Peru this past spring. Click to honor Kevin with a donation About this series “Fuller Living” features the people who make this ministry possible, talking about their experiences in their own words. Dedication of the […]

Facebook’s birthday fundraisers allow you to give the love you get

SOCIAL MEDIA 4 GOOD ChrisJohnson VICE-PRESIDENT OF COMMUNICATIONS Chris enjoyed a 20-year career as a newspaper journalist before joining The Fuller Center in 2011. He handles social media, website, video, photography, writing, publications and media relations as a 1-man communications department. He remains a multi-award-winning humor columnist for the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer and has published four […]

Fuller Living with Kimara Marquez

FULLER LIVING Kimara Marquez North las vegas, nevada Kimara wanted to go with her two adult children on a Global Builders trip to Puerto Rico. When they were unable to join her, she went anyway. She’s glad she did! Click to honor Kimara with a donation About this series “Fuller Living” blog posts feature the […]

President’s Easter message: Christians who put faith into action light a beacon of hope

President’s Easter message: Christians who put faith into action light a beacon of hope

It’s Eastertime, that special time of the year when Christians commemorate the defining events of the Faith—the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. He died a terrible death to wash the faithful of their sins and was resurrected to usher in the promise of eternal life. Nothing speaks more eloquently of the power of Christianity […]

Parrot Heads find Fuller Center’s work in Texas worth squawking about

Parrot Heads find Fuller Center’s work in Texas worth squawking about

(Note: Fuller Center Director of Communications Chris Johnson is a self-described Parrot Head — a die-hard Jimmy Buffett fan — who has been champing at the beak for an excuse to work Buffett into his work. After nearly eight years on the job, he finally found one!) To casual observers, Jimmy Buffett’s die-hard fans — […]

‘Tis the season for honoring Jesus’ simple guidelines by showing kindness and love

‘Tis the season for honoring Jesus’ simple guidelines by showing kindness and love

It’s Christmastime—that wonderful time of the year when our thoughts turn to kindness. Traditions abound. The streets are lit up and children’s faces shine. The tree is in the parlor and the stockings are hung by the chimney. It’s a festive time—one of great cheer. It’s the season of giving. We have to be careful, […]

Our Fuller Center kids are growing up — and that’s what it’s all about

Our Fuller Center kids are growing up — and that’s what it’s all about

(Photo: We met Cindy and Manuel, above, during our first exploratory visit to Nicaragua. They captured our hearts, and their family would become the first to move from a shack to a new Fuller Center home in Las Peñitas, Nicaragua.) Often when we think of a house, we picture walls, a roof, windows, doors and […]

National Spelling Bee winning word an easy one for us: k-o-i-n-o-n-i-a

National Spelling Bee winning word an easy one for us: k-o-i-n-o-n-i-a

I’ve always been a decent speller and utterly dominated our weekly class spelling bees in fifth grade. The reward for winning was five lollipops, which meant I made friends very easily back then. Hey, if you can can’t win friends with personality, just bribe them with candy. But the kids who compete in the annual […]