Tag: nepal

Tithe from Fuller Center of Armenia funds new home in Nepal

Tithe from Fuller Center of Armenia funds new home in Nepal

Tithe from Fuller Center of Armenia funds new home in Nepal The countries of Nepal and Armenia do not share a lot of commonalities, but their are a few. One similarity is glorious landscapes and notable mountains, including Mount Everest in Nepal and Mount Ararat in Armenia, an area where the Bible says that Noah’s […]

Fuller Center launches free Vacation Bible School curriculum: The Worldwide Mansion

Fuller Center launches free Vacation Bible School curriculum: The Worldwide Mansion

Fuller Center launches free Vacation Bible School curriculum: The Worldwide Mansion The Fuller Center for Housing is putting the finishing touches on a brand new Vacation Bible School curriculum reinforcing the message that God’s love extends to the whole world. Designed with the help of Fuller Center partners in Madagascar, Papua New Guinea, El Salvador […]

Families in Nepal say “thank you” for recently completed, quake-resistant homes

Families in Nepal say “thank you” for recently completed, quake-resistant homes

Another round of earthquake-resistant homes have been dedicated in Nepal, where The Fuller Center for Housing has completed 140 new homes since the devastating quake — bringing the total number of Fuller Center homes in the country to 164. More importantly, these homes stand as examples of how to build safer homes in the mountainous […]

David Snell’s “The Tattered Passport” now available in E-book format

David Snell’s “The Tattered Passport” now available in E-book format

In September of 2018, Fuller Center for Housing President David Snell released “The Tattered Passport” in paperback through Amazon. With a cover price of $15, proceeds of the book go to The Fuller Center’s work of helping people have simple, decent places to live. Today, “The Tattered Passport” was made available in a electronic format […]

United Church of Christ meets 50-home goal in Nepal earthquake recovery effort

United Church of Christ meets 50-home goal in Nepal earthquake recovery effort

The United Church of Christ has been one of the biggest supporters of The Fuller Center for Housing’s earthquake recovery in both Haiti and Nepal. UCC Disaster Ministries has contributed $200,000 to The Fuller Center’s work in Nepal, resulting in the construction of 50 earthquake-resistant houses. “We partnered with them because they had already been […]

UCC continues to deliver on promise to help families in Nepal recover from earthquake

UCC continues to deliver on promise to help families in Nepal recover from earthquake

(Photo: One of the 26 new Fuller Center homes in Nepal already funded by UCC Disaster Ministries.) As Carol Fouke-Mpoyo rightly notes in a new article for the United Church of Christ’s website, there have been many hurdles placed in the way of good-hearted people trying to help the families still dealing with the aftermath […]

Two years after Nepal earthquake, we remain committed to building hope, sharing expertise

Two years after Nepal earthquake, we remain committed to building hope, sharing expertise

Two years ago today, a devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake rocked the mountainous country of Nepal, killing more than 9,000 people and reducing tens of thousands of homes to rubble. The Fuller Center for Housing had been working in Nepal for nearly a decade prior to the quake. In fact, at the time, The Fuller Center’s most […]

President’s New Year’s message: Show love and be an agent of change in 2017

President’s New Year’s message: Show love and be an agent of change in 2017

Another year is moving into the history books, and what a year it has been!  It seems as though we had an extra dose of challenges to deal with over the past 12 months and the news was full of tragedy and sadness.  But we survived!  And in the midst of all the heartache and […]