that are near the county seat of Lewisburg. Although this county is home of the famous Greenbrier Hotel, which brings visions of wealth, there is a major disparity between White Sulphur Springs and many residents who live in rural farms and communities nearby. Flooding has hit this county hard in areas that are quite spread out. Poverty areas have slowed recovery, and the need for a hand-up continues.
Summer: Edgewood Presbyterian Church, Lewisburg
Both have plenty of space for cots and air mattresses, showers, fully equipped kitchens.
Edgewood, summer location, has lots of outdoor space and an outdoor picnic shelter.
The closest town to both churches is Lewisburg where you will find grocery stores, Walmart, fast food and other amenities. (Note: Lewisburg was voted the “Coolest Small town” in 2011!)
Meet Ray Napier! Ray is from WV, growing up right in Greenbrier County. A handyman by trade, Ray has prayed for God to use his skills to help families in need. He is very involved in his church and youth with his wife and children. What a perfect match with WVMAW!