Volunteers MuAwia Da’Mes (left) with Lowe’s and Larry Diehl (right) with Asbury United Methodist Church work on removing a rotten beam on the porch of Mercy House’s new offices on High Street Wednesday. The work is part of a service effort by the church called “Out of the Building and Into the ‘Burg.” They were aided by workers from Lowe’s who were participating through the company’s volunteer program. (Photos by Nikki Fox / DN-R)
Volunteers work at the Mercy House shelter’s new offices. The weeklong service event, which runs through Saturday, was organized by Tim Thomas, outreach ministry team chairperson at Asbury.