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Numbers from Ecuador

In 2015, we partnered with Chris and Jenny Hoskins through our denomination, the Evangelical Covenant Church, to support their missionary work with pastoral care in Ecuador. If you’d like to learn more about the Hoskins, there are a few resources below. Chris and Jenny Hoskins, our missionary partners in Ecuador, shared some updates on their work over the last year. […]

Refugee Needs Survey

Wondering what to do with that extra couch you inherited? Uncertain of how to politely and quietly get rid of all the house decor your mother bought you that’s ‘just not your style?’ Inspired by the Minimalist to purge your unnecessary furniture, decor, or other house items? You may just be the person we need! As we prepare to welcome […]

Happy New Year from the Hoskins

In 2015, we partnered with Chris and Jenny Hoskins through our denomination, the Evangelical Covenant Church, to support their missionary work with pastoral care in Ecuador. The Hoskins are very close to their fundraising goal, and sent us this update to share. If you’d like to learn more about the Hoskins, there are a few resources below. Vox Veniae, We […]

The Wisdom of Foolishness

Weylin Lee reflects on how the wisdom of God seems foolish and in that foolishness, what God’s wisdom invites us into [1 Corinthians 1:18-31]. Reflection: How can we hold the tension of the known and unknown in order to practice faith? What are the attachments in our lives that we need to confront? Who are the people in our lives […]

RSTX Welcome Team Training [Jan 28]

**Please note the updated time for this event** This Spring 2017, Vox Veniae will be participating as a Welcome Team with Refugee Services of Texas (RSTX). If you signed up previously, Welcome Team training happens Saturday, January 28, at 1pm at RSTX (500 E St. Johns Ave. Suite 1.280 Austin, TX 78752) Please register in the RSTX Volunteer Hub before […]

ZAMYN December Events

Our middle and high schoolers have a busy December ahead of them! Check out the list below, and please rsvp with Mac for the events you are able to attend. 12.11.16– Mentor meetup before liturgy, Middle school class during liturgy. 12.17.16– Refugee Services of Texas Volunteer Day (11am-4pm) 12.18.16– ZAMYN Christmas Party @ Torchy’s Tacos S 1st St [Photo by […]

Empathy II

As we continue our series on our Vox Values, Gideon Tsang interviews Geeta Mondol to discuss how the value of Empathy is experienced and practiced in her center for the differently abled in New Dehli, India [1 Corinthians 8]. Value of Empathy Theologians use “incarnation” to refer to God’s radical act of empathy: God became like us, in order to […]