Thanks again to all those who made Mary’s House a reality. Here’s lots of pictures from start to finish.
Site discussion prior to footers.
Mary with granddaughter, poured footers visable behind Mary.
As construction begins, there are still many reminders of what happened on April 27th.
Foundation begins. Many local masons show up to "Love Their Neighbor".
Mayor of Pisgah helped build Mary's foundation.
Floor system built on the 26th to prepare for framers.
The Rock Interns cover Mary's home in "The Word". Talk about building on a firm foundation.
Framing crew from Sevier County, TN worked throughout the day.
As the sun goes down...
The framers continued to work.
Sevier County Framing Crew with Mary.
This mare that was pregnant and injured during the tornados (Scar on her neck) gave birth to this colt during the project.
Working on the chimmney.
Thumbs up to RSC rentals who furnished equipment for Mary's house.
Preparing to work on the outside of the house.
And the inside.
More inside work, or praying.
Love to see the young volunteers get involved.
Checking plans with the GC.
Preparing to side the house.
Owners of Servpro in Sevier County, TN help build Mary's house.
God Blessed this project with "GREAT" volunteers.
Sizing up the job.
Senior Pastor of the Rock FWC Scottsboro, Greg DeVries (In Tractor) "Living It"
Taking a quick break, must be hot in that black shirt.
Getting ready to install the siding.
Working on the metal flashing.
Siding being cut.
front of house.
Over 165 volunteers helped with Mary's house.
Quick break while waiting on materials.
Johnson Heating and Air. Great Job!!
Running the duct work under the house.
Back inside the house work progresses.
Some volunteers asked for the day off so they could help with Mary's house.
Thanks to Mark at HIS Landscaping for working so hard to get the outside of Mary's house so beautiful.
and our green thumb volunteers.
Lots of landscaping work.
HIS Landscapes even brought in sod to create a beautiful yard for Mary.
The sod goes down...
...and so does Mark (just for a moment)
finishing up at the back door.
Awesome job by Giffords Home Improvement. Thanks for doing a great job on the guttering.
Finishing the gutters.
Finishing up the vinyl.
Thanks for using your gifts Senator McGill.
Two "very" public servants: Chris Woods (L-Mayor of Pisgah) Shadrach McGill (R-Alabama State Senator)
Meanwhile back inside...
Problems are being solved.
Friday, September 2, 2011: Mary to arrive at 6:00 p.m.
- So are some of our volunteers.
Making sure everything is painted
- Making sure everything is ready.
- With Mary coming in just an hour or so, everyone is making sure her house is finished. Thanks First Baptist Scottsboro for Mary’s furniture.
Mary arrives to the applause of over 100 of the volunteers who helped build her house.
Pure and lasting religion in the sight of God our Father means that we must care for orphans and widows in their troubles, and refuse to let the world corrupt us. James 1:27