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"What is impossible with men is possible with God." Luke 18:27

The Bible verse from Luke 18:27 is only one of several that fills the pages of Blake Jorgenson's website, but perhaps it is this one, which speaks most loudly to the many supporters who visit his "Build A House for Blake" website.

Be it with the help of God alone or the combined commitment of many men, women, family and friends who have joined forces to Build a House for Blake, the story screams of all that is right in the small mid-western town of Sloan, Iowa today.

On November 8th, 2008, tragedy struck the small community known as Westwood, when five Westwood Community High School wrestlers and their coach were seriously injured in a near head-on collision near Hornick, Iowa.

A driver of one car perished in the crash, while the wrestlers and their coach were seriously injured, while on their way to a wrestling clinic. The teenage passengers Trent Baker, Jordan Mitchell, Sage Washburn of Hornick, Adam Greeno, along with their coach Daniel Thompson have recovered from their injuries. Blake, who was the most severely injured, is paralyzed and confined to a wheel chair.
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