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Navigation Team Profile: Parker Short

Parker Short was recently voted by the Covenant Members to serve as the Treasurer on the Navigation Team. Read on to find out more about Parker. Tell us about yourself. My name is Parker Short, I’ve been in Austin for three years, I moved here right after graduating. I just got married to Lindsay two months ago. I run a […]

Covenant Member Celebration

  Join us this coming Sunday (August 19th) as we celebrate new Covenant Members during our liturgy.  In a consumer society that is contractual, we hope to create a covenantal counter culture.  Rather than look out for our own needs, we strive to look out for the needs of the other.  As a part of the celebration, we will hear […]

Eastside afternoon swim

Join us this Sunday (Aug 12th) after liturgy for the last summer swim of the year! Grab or pack a lunch and join us at the Givens Park swimming pool. The pool opens at 1pm and admission is free. Floatation devices are helpful for little ones and just plain ol fun for the big ones.  [Photo by Randy P. Martin @ Flickr]

Lunch and Swim

Join us this Sunday for an afternoon in the Space12 neighborhood.  We will have lunch at Dan’s Hamburgers and an afternoon swim at the Givens Park swimming pool.  The pool opens at 1pm and admission is free.  Remember to properly defend yourself from the Texas sun.  Swim, swim, swim! [Photo by grace @ Flickr]  

Kebab Night Out

Join us August 11th at 7pm for conversation, prayer and a skype party with E about Central Asia.  You’ll also hear about Team Submarine, five friends going to be with E and scheme about future projects.  This trip will take place in late September.  There will be kebabs, nan and honeydew, mango & habanero ice cream.  A suggested donation of […]

Neighborhood Benefit

It was announced at our last Sunday service that a house burned down in the Vox
neighborhood. The family that lived there is the Rodriguez/Martinez Familia. They lost
a Grandmother and all their belongings. Four other family members were also badly
burned and are being treated at an area hospital. This family has been in the East Side for 
at least three generations. […]

Garage Sale Drop Off

Even though it feels like the heart of summer already, it’s still spring.  Seriously.  So dust off your unwanted or unused items and do a little spring cleaning! If you happen to find items that might be of value, please donate them to our garage sale that will take place on June 30th.  Feel free to drop off items at […]