Upcoming Dates & Events

December 14, 2011
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Here are some upcoming happenings around the Vision 16 community: Finals are in full swing!  Students are in the middle being punished by higher education via rigorous tests that determine their academic fates.  Pray for them! Christmas Break, Dec. 17-Jan…

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The 2011-12 facilitators (sans Allison Snyder & Michael Griffith) with Sarah Mazzoncini and Ryan Thomas.

Blog Split!

October 11, 2011
Admin

As previously mentioned, the blog is undergoing some changes.  There will now be two Vision 16 blogs, one that is open to the public, the other which will require logging into WordPress and my approval.  The main Vision blog (the one…

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Tomorrow’s the Day

September 16, 2011
Admin

That’s right, students begin moving in tomorrow.  Starting at 10 am, the facilitators can begin moving into their houses.  That means it’s been crunch time for me as I check off the final tasks from my summer to-do list. This…

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Understanding Homelessness

September 7, 2011
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Hopefully none of you read the title of this post and thought “Looks like I’m off the hook!  No need to read this one.”  Even those of us who have wrestled with the topic, those of us who have looked…

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Important Dates

August 12, 2011
Admin

Here are some upcoming dates that you’ll want to mark on your calendar:   Facilitator Retreat:  Sept 18-20 Returner Move-in:  Sept. 21, starting at 10 am New Student Move-in:  Sept 22, starting at 10 am New Parent Orientation:  Sept 22,…

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In Their Words: Josh Allison

Welcome to part one of what will be a regular feature of the Vision 16 blog: “In Their Own Words.”  This series will be a way to hear from students rather than simply about them.  We’d be missing out to not…

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What do you want?

August 5, 2011
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It’s been around three months since I started the Vision 16 blog, and I think it’s high time that I heard a bit from you all about what it is you want to see.  Why do you stop by?  What…

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Humanity’s Common Longing: Connection.

August 2, 2011
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One of the most basic and common traits of humanity is that we all desire connection with one another.  We desire to be in relationship and to find some sort of fulfillment therein.  People want to be known and loved…

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Housing Spots Available!

July 18, 2011
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Spread the word: there are still openings in both the men’s and the women’s houses!  If you or anyone you know is interested in moving into Vision 16 and exploring life and faith in the context of community, click HERE….

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Calling–Where Does the Christianese End?

July 13, 2011
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You all have heard it a thousand times: “I really felt called here,” or “Where is God calling you right now?” or maybe the most painful and cringe worthy: “I think God is calling me to break up with you.”…

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