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-- let's turn now on the phone then Glover senior minister -- church of Christ opening his stores for folks whose homes.
Were destroyed or without power.
Many with us.
-- -- said what you're what you've seen what you know on the ground.
I appreciate that we are located 89 the western.
Large facility and we're opening it after the disaster -- -- -- we have bad.
-- much nonstop folks wanting to come and help.
Part of the problem is that the traffic pretty difficult to get here -- not seeing a lot of folks here yet and -- trickling in.
But we are getting calls and literally prosperous state.
Got calls from Arkansas Texas Colorado wanted to come and help -- just -- support has been overwhelming.
We're here which sheltered.
Says water food whatever whatever folks need.
Have you talked to folks in that area of the right there at the center and and more -- where that school is and we've heard so much of the damage we see these pictures.
Minister and I tell you this it is amazing that that anyone can get get out of that area because these these homes are -- It is amazing to see we we have a screw the children's school here one of the parents.
As a child that school -- -- would imagine her.
Emotional state just totally have broken down.
Hasn't been -- -- -- -- news doesn't -- for child is -- younger child -- doing great.
That's the kind of story we're hearing went after -- -- so lot of lot of stuff is done on we're just trying to be here and best supportive.
-- for that mother is so are authorities how she.
Dealing with the -- trying to go to the school is it to.
But there's just really no way to really move around and more right now I came here an hour ago and traffic to suspect -- you just cannot hardly.
Get from one place to another so we're all kind of waiting to hear from police and emergency officials they certainly ask -- not to go down in that area and again that's why we're a little more of that -- united western trying to just provide a place for folks to come to talk.
Any information we get the pass along.
It's just stated the chaotic situation and we're just you know trying to provide folks like that the young woman that you know the best thing.
Yeah and that's a good thing it's.
Opening your doors a lot of people are doing trying to do a lot of things as authorities say continue the search and rescue efforts.
Last thing I mean you you live in Oklahoma and I've asked a couple of guests this we've talked to already you know the threat from tornadoes in tornado Alley.
But this is -- pretty big and devastating.
I'll remind you back to 1998.
Well that's absolutely may united act we have not done -- in a distraction this building this church.
The epicenter of the Red Cross.
We -- folks in here for about a month after the tornado.
So we've seen this before.
There's a wonderful community to wrap rally together to get behind boats to help to be purging.
To provide the necessary you know.
White diapers been watered everything that a person needs because you just don't think about it.
The work you know certainly our hearts are heavy for our community.
That there's a lot of good folks here who pulled together.
You know provide the very best.
-- -- thank you very much the church of say your church again -- its opening stores in Christchurch press.
-- -- if anybody needs helping you can go there just north in this area then thank you very much for your time.
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