Disasters

Ground Zero - Thursday, September 13th - 2001
Christopher led a team of 4 ministers and counselors  to Ground Zero to aid in counseling and search/rescue.  We also carried food and supplies donated by local area churches of Christ.  We were given the gracious hospitality Manhattan church of Christ.

Tornado/Hurricane Chainsaw Crews
Gulfport, MS - 2005
Bayou La Batre, AL - 2005
Gallatin, TN - 2006
Williamson County, TN - 2008
Rainsville, AL - 2011
Henryville, IN - 3/4/2012
Washington, IN - 11/2/2013

Hurricane Katrina Relief Crews - 2005 to 2006
13 trips to the Gulf ranging from chainsaw crews to Disaster Relief delivery to house gutting.  The trips  included efforts in cities such as Bayou La Batre, Gulfport, Biloxi, and New Orleans.

Middle Tennessee Flooding Cleanup Crews - 2010
Christopher led teams that performed house gutting and counseling to several homes in the Bellevue, TN area, which was hardest hit by the 2010 floods.  Most exciting was attending the joyous moving in parties of families finally returning home in 2011.

Washington, IN Tornado- November 2, 2013

Christopher was called upon to work with the Daviess County EMA office and the Mayor's office to organize volunteers, resources, and cleanup in the wake of the F2 tornado that struck Daviess County.  In the first week alone over 1000 volunteers were registered entering into Daviess County.  Christopher's continuing work in this effort led him to be asked to serve on the Daviess County Organizations Active in Disaster.