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Global Update: Gravansky

Amidst this summer of practicing rest, there are some in our community who have chosen to spend a part of their summer serving and caring for others around the country, and around the world.  As a reminder that our community does not exist on its own island, here is an update on what God is doing through E, Skylar and […]

Benefit Concert for Japan

In order to help support those in Japan who are deeply affected by the earthquake and tsunami and are in great need, a few musicians and bands from Vox will be putting on a benefit concert this Saturday, April 2 at Space12. Four great bands and singer/songwriters have assembled for the cause. JR Jenkins (8- 8:30) Griffin Kelp (8:40- 9:20) […]

Toothbrushes for Haiti

We are connected with a couple who will going to Haiti in January to be involved in efforts related to both pediatric medicine and the educational system. While they are there, they will also be looking to distribute as many hygienic and school supplies as possible. So they’re looking for donations of the following supplies: Toothbrushes Toothpaste Deodorant Notebooks for […]

E’s Update: Travels, Teaching & Thanks

So this week brought a lot of good things. My mate and I traveled to some remote regions of this country, visiting a few special villages and a beautiful serene ice-water lake 3 km above sea level, stuck way back in the mountains. We touched base with some friends my mate had met before and our relationship with our driver […]

E’s Letter to Vox 9.29.10

Hey Vox, I wanna say thanks again for all the help for five years and especially the last year or so as I got ready to leave—financially and through your prayers and your love you made it possible not just for me to be here but to be here in good spirits, with a good head of faith on my […]

E’s Update: Kebabs, Adulterers & Divine Grace

It’s been a minute since my last one so I’d like to update you on some stuff. /////1 My English classes at the hospital have been going really well. The doctors really appreciate the classes and I get a kick out of trying to fix their grammar, pronunciation, etc. Making some friends there. Please think about relationship progress in this […]

E’s Update: News of the Good Variety

Hope everyone is doing well and had a wonderful end to summer. Got some good news to pass on to you: /////1 September 11, 2010 was peaceful in this town. We are really grateful to everyone who communicated peace and love in this contentious time rather than vengeance and division—including our neighbors here, many of whom didn’t even verbally condemn […]