Partnerships @ VOX

Missions Posts from Vox Veniae


For the past year, the Good Neighbor Fund has been available for Vox Covenant Members to feel supported and empowered to do good in their community. Voxites have applied to help their neighbor buy groceries, repair their homes and to allow a teacher friend to have an art exhibit for her students. I recently applied for a friend of mine […]

Boggy Creek Cleanup [Oct 26]

On Saturday, October 26 from 9-11am, we will be joining with the McKinley Heights Neighborhood to clean up parts of Boggy Creek behind Mabson Field which is just down the street from Space12 (map). The plan is to remove invasive plants and bushes and replace them with young native trees. Tools such as weed wrenches medium, tree saws, loppers and […]

MLF Model Park Tours!

Friends at large & Vox Veniae members, the weather is PERFECT these days for a tour of Mobile Loaves & Fishes’ Community First! Model Park, which is a 2-acre snapshot of the kind of beauty, creativity & rich community we’re building into a 27-acre master-planned community for the homeless on the East Side of Austin. If you’re interested at all in seeing […]

Why I’m Helping Plant Austin Mustard Seed

The following is written by one of our Vox members, Chris Morton, who will be helping plant Austin Mustard Seed, a localized expression of church in North/Central Austin. Austin Mustard Seed begins weekly gatherings on October 13. This coming Sunday, Austin Mustard Seed will begin hosting a weekly liturgy. For the last four years, I’ve called Vox Veniae my home. […]

Austin Mustard Seed Lunch [Oct 6]

This Sunday, Vox and Mustard Seed will host a special lunch. We’ll share our dreams about Living the Church together for the neighborhoods of North/Central Austin. RSVP on Facebook if you can join us. WHO: Those interested in learning about Austin Mustard Seed WHAT: Lunch, Dreams and Q&A WHERE: Space12 WHEN: Sunday, October 6 Who should come to lunch on […]

Mission Sunday

I grew up in the Baptist church. Every year (probably twice a year since we were Baptist), the cavernous foyer would be filled on a Sunday morning with tables upon tables of people returned from all over the world to share about their lives overseas. The Peru table was covered in beautiful blankets. The missionaries to India had pictures of […]

El Salvador Sister Cities Tour [Oct 2]

Catie, a Vox member, is currently living and working in El Salvador. You can follow her journey and read the latest from her blog. For over 20 years, Austin has been the Sister City of Guajoyo, a rural village of farmers and former guerrilla combatants in El Salvador, supporting this community as it emerged from the devastating Salvadoran civil war, […]