Two-and-a-half years after Hurricane Katrina destroyed 475 homes and damaged many more in D’Iberville, Mississippi on Biloxi Bay, people are rebuilding. Governments didn’t seem to be helping much, so two local college professors stepped up as organizers. Since then, in all, from all over the country, 6,500 volunteer builders have come in to help, and more than 750 families have a place to live again. More
Pastor David Brown is a circuit preacher. Once called called circuit riders, these preachers went from town to town in 19th-century America to spread the Gospel. They’ve gone from horseback to car, but they’re still around. No one knows just how many there are, but they serve the same purpose they always have–to bring a religious message to people with no fulltime preacher of their own.