Vines grow up, vines grow deep, vines grow wide. Vines grow in ways that get tangled up with one another until its hard to distinguish where one ends and another begins. We, too, seek to grow as we pour ourselves out for God, for each other, and for this city that we have been planted in. Our life together models this rhythm, with opportunities to experience this way of life in Jesus.
While Ben and and Melissa are away this summer, Life in The Vine will continue to go on, thanks to the awesome community that has grown here. Here’s the schedule for the rest of the summer:
Worship (2nd and 4th Sundays at the Artist Cafe, 4:04 PM)
— July 27th – Keith (firstname.lastname@example.org)
— August 10th – Ali (email@example.com)
— August 24th – Keith (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Community Nights (2nd and 4th Wednesdays at 512 Washington Street at 6:15 PM)
– Keith (email@example.com) and Diane (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Urban Kindness – Keith (email@example.com)
— First Friday Art Night on September 5th (Cordovan Community Room, 45 Locust St. in Haverhill, 6 PM – 8 PM)
Maggie (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Diane (email@example.com)
Game Nights (2nd and 4th Fridays at the Artist Cafe, 6 – 8:30 PM)
– There will be folks from the Meetup Group taking point for hosting, but it would be awesome if one or two folks from The Vine could show up and participate!
Women’s Bible Study (Wednesday mornings, 9:30 AM, 23 Davenport St)
– Contact Cat Duchesne – 978.420.8186
Volunteering at Mitch’s Place, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Wednesdays, 4:30 PM
– Penny (firstname.lastname@example.org)
– Pati Weber at 978.457.9959 or Mary Jane McEleroy at 781.690.4160
Rhythms of Life
Volunteering at Mitch’s Place - Wednesdays, 4:30 PM – 6:15 PM – Join us every Wednesday afternoon as we take some time to serve the evening meal at Mitch’s Place (127 How Street), the emergency homeless shelter for Emmaus, Inc. No cooking skills are necessary! It’s a great opportunity to support the great work that Emmaus does in the city of Haverhill. New volunteers are always welcome! For more information about volunteering, contact Penny (email@example.com). Volunteering is open to teens aged 16 and older who come with a parent.
Wednesday Morning Women’s Life Group - This group meets from 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM on Wednesday mornings in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Haverhill. Open to women from all walks of life! Come hang out, eat a delicious breakfast, chat about life and faith, and leave refreshed and renewed! Contact Melissa at 978.238.8463 or at firstname.lastname@example.org for information and exact location.
Friday Morning Prayer, 8 AM - Join us at 53 Highland Avenue to pray for our world, our city, and ourselves. We’ll be using Common Prayer: A Liturgy for Ordinary Radicals. Start your day with God! If you are unable to come, pray with us in spirit by going to www.commonprayer.net.