Volunteer Day

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John Coyle, 59, of York, S.C., carries limbs from the backyard of a Martinez home as he and other Samaritan's Purse volunteers clean up homes in the Augusta area on Saturday, March 8, 2014. Coyle began working with Samaritan's Purse in June 2013 in Shawnee, Okla., near city of Moore after the tornado and was saved the same month. "I traveled 1,059 miles to meet God," Coyle said. "God led me to Samaritan's Purse to get saved."
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John Coyle, 59, of York, S.C., wears a cross as he talks about volunteering while he and other Samaritan's Purse volunteers clean up homes in the Augusta area on Saturday, March 8, 2014. Coyle began working with Samaritan's Purse in June 2013 in Shawnee, Okla., near city of Moore after the tornado and was saved the same month. "I traveled 1,059 miles to meet God," Coyle said. "God led me to Samaritan's Purse to get saved."
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Samaritan's Purse volunteers clean up homes in the Augusta area on Saturday, March 8, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Disaster aid is coordinated from the mobile command center in the parking lot of Pineview Baptist Church. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Jonathan Blevins, program manager, talks about how volunteers are given bright orange shirts to wear when working as he gives a tour of the mobile command center that coordinates disaster aid from the parking lot of Pineview Baptist Church. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Samaritan's Purse volunteers clear the roof of Shelly Moment's Augusta home on Saturday, March 8, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Shelly Moment talks about the ice storm and how appreciative she was of the Samaritan's Purse volunteers as they cleaned up debris at her Augusta home on Saturday, March 8, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Samaritan's Purse volunteers clear the roof of Shelly Moment's Augusta home on Saturday, March 8, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Shelly Moment talks about the ice storm and how appreciative she was of the Samaritan's Purse volunteers as they cleaned up debris at her Augusta home on Saturday, March 8, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Shelly Moment (right) reacts as 17-year-old volunteer Morgan Koch, of Hickory, N.C., and the other Samaritan's Purse volunteers gathered around to present Moment with a Bible after completing clean-up of limbs and debris at her Augusta home on Saturday, March 8, 2014. The Samaritan's Purse volunteers all sign a Bible and present it to the homeowner after completing the clean up. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Samaritan's Purse volunteers pray with homeowner Shelly Moment (second from right) after presenting her with a Bible after completing clean-up of limbs and debris at her Augusta home on Saturday, March 8, 2014. The Samaritan's Purse volunteers all sign a Bible and present it to the homeowner after completing the clean up. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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The Samaritan's Purse volunteers sign a Bible and present it to the homeowner after completing the clean up. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Shelly Moment (right) hugs 17-year-old volunteer Morgan Koch, of Hickory, N.C., as Koch and the other Samaritan's Purse volunteers gathered around to present Moment with a Bible after completing clean-up of limbs and debris at her Augusta home on Saturday, March 8, 2014. The Samaritan's Purse volunteers all sign a Bible and present it to the homeowner after completing the clean up. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Samaritan's Purse volunteers assess a felled tree at Shelly Moment's Augusta home on Saturday, March 8, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Samaritan's Purse volunteers clear the roof of Shelly Moment's Augusta home on Saturday, March 8, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Samaritan's Purse volunteers clean up homes in the Augusta area on Saturday, March 8, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Samaritan's Purse volunteers clean up homes in the Augusta area on Saturday, March 8, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Samaritan's Purse volunteers clean up homes in the Augusta area on Saturday, March 8, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Samaritan's Purse volunteers clean up homes in the Augusta area on Saturday, March 8, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Samaritan's Purse volunteers clean up homes in the Augusta area on Saturday, March 8, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Samaritan's Purse volunteers clean up homes in the Augusta area on Saturday, March 8, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF

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Samaritan's Purse volunteers clean up homes in the Augusta area on Saturday, March 8, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVAN/STAFF

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