Love Your Neighbor, Honor the Sabbath

  • Overview

    Mission:

    • Pursue God’s heart for the Venable & 10th and Page neighborhoods in response to Jeremiah 29:7 and Micah 6:8.
    • Train the next generation in Christian Community Development practices in alignment with John and Vera Mae Perkins and CCDA.
    • Give undergraduate students the opportunity to live in a mixed-income, multi-ethnic, and inter-generational neighborhood to prepare them for a lifetime of incarnational ministry and community partnership.

    Core Commitments: 

    • Practice “Neighborhood Sabbath” on Sundays by being present in Venable and 10th and Page. Neighborhood Sabbath might include:
      • Meeting, visiting neighbors
      • Walking, praying for the neighborhood
      • Eating together 
      • Playing together
      • Acts of service, especially for elderly neighbors
      • Anything restful and rejuvenating
    • Pray for Venable and 10th & Page and discern as a community additional ways to bless and partner with the neighborhood
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  • Leadership

    Director - Garrett Trent

    Program Adviser - Christy Yates

    House Mom - Marian McCullough

     

    Advisory Team 

    Marian McCullough

    Josh Kaufman-Horner

    Dorothy Tullmann

    Lisa Keller

    Phil Stinnie

     

     

  • John and Vera Mae Perkins Foundation

    To learn more about the John and Vera Mae Perkins Foundation, please visit their website. View Site>>