Finished renovation of Lightway Recovery Wellness Center

Susan and Farley Barge had a big dream. “We already had Navigate Recovery Gwinnett, which is an addiction recovery community organization and we provide recovery services there,” explained Susan. “And we saw a huge need for residential services.” But finding a home for an addiction recovery center? It felt like a big hurdle. “We had…

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Homeowner Cathys House

Plugged gutters, rotted siding, and snakes. Yes, snakes. Cathy has faced a little bit of everything when it comes to home repairs. “My gutter drained down onto my chimney. This caused the siding to rot and pieces to fall off my chimney,” she explained. “And because of the condition of my home, there were openings…

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Nathan Anderson Family outdoors

The power of putting faith into action shows in the life of long-time Home Repairs donor, Nathan Anderson. “My Dad, Harvey Anderson, helped lead Home Repairs for many years, and our family has prayed for Home Repairs since Dad went full time with the ministry years ago,” Nathan Anderson said. “As the Lord has continued…

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John Manderscheid

For all he knew, it was going to be a typical Sunday at Perimeter Church. But as John Manderscheid heard about the various ministries and ways Perimeter was involved in the community, one ministry caught his attention: Home Repairs Ministries. Not too long after, while on a men’s retreat, John signed up for a service…

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Board member Jeannie Davis

How did you hear about Home Repairs Ministries? My brother, Marty Cuellar, is an active volunteer for Home Repairs Ministries. He introduced me to the talented group of guys that help those in need of their carpentry skills.   Why did you decide to get involved with Home Repairs? One of my hobbies is golf, so…

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Hear from our Executive Director Mark Wolfe about why Home Repairs Ministries is working hard to share the gift of home with those who need it most during these times.

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HRM Logo of two crossed hammers and a nail

Dear Friends, Our world seems very uncertain right now, doesn’t it? As we navigate these uncharted waters, I want to let you know I’m praying for you – for your health, safety and for you to especially feel His peace and presence during these times.  I also want to give you an update on Home…

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Volunteer Frits ten Pas and his wife smiling at camera

What’s it really take? Eons of experience, a background in construction, or a degree in building trades? Plenty of Home Repairs volunteers do have a history in home construction. But that’s not a requirement. For us, it all starts with a willing heart. Just ask Frits ten Pas. He’s a veteran volunteer with Home Repairs.…

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3 men repairing rotted wood on exterior home

Anna N. truly had no idea where, or how, she was going to get help. Her front bay window and the siding beneath it were rotting away. If that wasn’t enough, her deck also had rotting wood and exposed nails.  “The squirrels were chopping away on many handrail areas, too,” Anna said. “I spent many…

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Man in yellow shirt installing handle bar near toilet

They’ve roofed houses together. Repaired rotted floors and subfloors. Installed hundreds of grab bars. It’s a partnership that has helped numerous seniors, and one that’s lasted for almost 20 years. For Friends of Gwinnett Seniors’ Gary Galloway, partnering with Home Repairs Ministries has been a win/win. “Years ago, when I worked for Gwinnett County Senior…

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