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Ecuador Earthquake

The recent Ecuador earthquake occurred on April 16 with a magnitude of 7.8. Widespread damage was caused across Manabi province, with structures hundreds of kilometers from the epicenter collapsing. At least 659 people were killed and 27,732 people injured. President Rafael Correa declared a state of emergency; 13,500 military personnel and police officers were dispatched for recovery […]

Rescue workers carry the body of a garbage scavenger who was killed in a mudslide caused by heavy rain in the city's main trash dump in Guatemala City, Friday, June 20, 2008.  Six people rummaging through the trash died in the mudslide, according to authorities. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)

Guatemala City Dump Landslides

For almost 30 years Potter’s House has been part of the garbage dump community in Guatemala City. Disaster struck the dump community last week when a massive slope of trash collapsed, devastating many of the poorest families in the area. We do not yet know the exact number of victims or know how long the […]

Sponsor Spotlight

Sponsor Spotlight

When the people at Boat Outfitters say they can customize your boat like never before, they mean what they say. Boat Outfitters is the new retail division of Teak Isle Manufacturing, who has been building custom parts for boat builders for over 33 years. In fact, Teak Isle helped pioneer the use of King Starboard […]

Undefeated!

Undefeated!

2015 Summer Banquet and Silent Auction Tuesday, July 7 6:00 pm Enjoy an evening with Bob Alexander, Major League Baseball Umpire and Missionary to Cuba, as he shares his story of living “Undefeated.” Vestavia Hills Country Club 400 Beaumont Drive Birmingham, AL 35216 Presented by Blackwater Resources Please register by June 23rd. Register Now! I am unable to […]