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local missions

Boggy Creek Cleanup [Apr 11]

Come out to help keep our neighborhood beautiful. The Boggy Creek runs right under 12th st, near Space 12. Volunteers will be picking up trash and debris from 9-11am. We will meet at Mabson field. This is part of a city-wide cleanup, and there will be lunch and a party at Fiesta Gardens afterwards! Contact Jon Ellison if you are […]

Opportunity to serve with Open Table

I want to let the Vox community know about a way Josh and I have been serving in the past year that I think might align with the interests and passions of other Vox members. There is a mentorship program here in Austin called Open Table (not to be confused with Vox’s own New Table :)) that serves youth aged-out […]

“Bee” Active: Missional Motivation from Katie Garcia

If you’re like me, then the desire to live a missional life comes with a whole host of inner conflict. Where do I start? Is it effective? Is it sustainable? Am I giving fish or teaching to fish? What if I disrupt a local economy? Am I incentivizing unwanted behaviors? Am I enabling? Am I fully utilizing my gifts? What […]

Mobile Loaves & Fishes Volunteer Update

As both a member at Vox and a staff member of our local missions partner, Mobile Loaves & Fishes, it’s been awesome to see the Vox community come up alongside one of the most exciting missional efforts in our East Austin area. That vision is called the Community First! Village, a 27-acre master-planned community that will provide affordable, sustainable housing […]

Mobile Loaves & Fishes Volunteering

One of our local missions partners, Mobile Loaves and Fishes, will be hosting volunteer opportunities for the Vox community over the next three months. We will have an opportunity to volunteer at their Community First! Village, which is a 27 acre master-planned community that will provide affordable, sustainable housing and a supportive community for the disabled, chronically homeless in Central […]

Wednesday Washing

One of the things I have come to love most about Austin is the abundance of passionate people. Passionate about coffee, food, graffiti, running, naked bike rides…You name it, there is someone preachin’ it here. Vox Veniae, our church community, happens to be incredibly passionate about being a source of hope and a helpful presence in the often-hurting East Austin […]

A Letter of Thanks

This is a letter from the director of Posada Esperanza thanking the Vox community for our support. Dear Friends at Vox Veniae, We are grateful for the generosity and friendship of the Vox Veniae Community. Thank you so much for giving Posada Esperanza a year of fun-filled birthday parties and for generously giving Posada Esperanza a grant of $5,000 to improve Posada’s services […]