September 12, 2017 – Church on the Rise has announced that it will continue to support the victims of the recent devastation in Texas. The Church has made numerous efforts to assist families in trouble from the catastrophic flooding in Texas. Church on the Rise Westlake, Ohio with its managements and dedicated pastors such as the Senior Lead Pastor Patti Endrei, Dr. Paul Endrei and Pastor Jordan Endrei have expressed the Church’s commitment to these families in these times of troubles and tribulations.
“Church on the Rise is heading up a 50 plus church outreach to Flood Victims in Texas and we need your help to fill up the semi-truck trailer in front of the church with the following supplies that are desperately needed.” said Senior Lead Pastor Patti Endrei while making an appeal to the community for help. “These items will be distributed by churches partnered with Church on The Rise in Texas, the Texas Hurricane Ravaged Communities and an Independent Trucker, Brad Bevington from the church will be delivering the precious cargo himself.” he added.
In addition, Josh Betts, who is one of the several dedicated members of this church has worked for FEMA for years and he is currently in Rockport, Texas. He gave the church a list of much needed items that are required by the affected people. According to Josh, FEMA will be there for one year because of the severe flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey. Moreover, the Church members from COR and various Cleveland churches will be following the semi-truck down to Texas and they will be joining up with dozens of volunteers from Texas churches that will be unloading the supplies and helping to do construction projects in the rebuilding of hurricane ravaged Texas.
These dedicated members are taking time off work to help people they have never met rebuild their lives. The items required the most according to Josh’s estimate include Bottled Water, Canned Foods, First Aid Kits, Pet Foods, Gently Used Clothing, Diapers, Wheelchairs, Work Boots, Mosquito Repellents, Fans, Cleaning Supplies, Paper Towels and several other items that are needed for healthcare, survival and baby care.