Category: Blog

Haiti – A call to action

The tragedy that is unfolding in Haiti is staggering, and may be among the most horrific in known history.  It is a call to people of faith around the world to step forward and lend a hand.  Since we at The Fuller Center announced our still forming plans to help with the recovery effort our […]

A New Year’s Resolution for People of Faith

A New Year’s Resolution for People of Faith

People of faith, it is a new year and we are in great need because people are suffering. Millard Fuller often said, “Grace is one of the most beautiful words in the English language.  It gets to the very heart of the Christian faith, that God loves us in spite of our faults.” In contrast […]

Trash and Hope–The Nature and Destiny of Humanity by Kirk Lyman-Barner

Trash and Hope–The Nature and Destiny of Humanity by Kirk Lyman-Barner

  We’re hard at work preparing the lot for our first new Fuller Center house in Americus. Architect Meda Krenson and Millard’s former law partner, Tom McFarland recently emailed some great news: the lot is big enough for a duplex! So the Americus-Sumter County Fuller Center for Housing is taking applications for a second family. […]

Building Partners

On one of my recent road trips for Fuller Center I had the opportunity to see the project area for the 2010 Millard Fuller Legacy Build in Indianapolis. The day was cool and clear with leaves changing to a brilliant yellow, something I don’t often get to see in Florida. The neighborhood, referred to as […]

Introduction to The Fuller Center General Blog

Introduction to The Fuller Center General Blog

This is a blog about The Fuller Center happenings and updates.  Our staff will be providing stories and exciting updates on our housing ministry activities at the office and in the field. Check back frequently for news and updates and subscribe to be the first to know about our developments and mission to eliminate poverty […]

Why We are Not Going to Church Tomorrow

Why We are Not Going to Church Tomorrow

by: Derek Vreeland, Cornerstone Church Americus, Georgia For the first time in our church’s history we are canceling all of our normal Sunday morning activities. We are turning off the lights. We are locking the doors. Cornerstone Church at Upper River Rd. and Southland Dr. will be a ghost town from 10:30 to 12:30 tomorrow […]