On Thursday this week, we had the great pleasure of hosting some of the youth group from St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Lenexa. They were in Wichita for a few days and stopped by the Neighboring Movement office toRead More
SoCe Life Blog
A journey to abundance, one day at a time.
Thursday brought us some much needed sunshine and warmth, so AJ and I started building a few garden boxes. Next week we have students at Harry St. Elementary lined up to paint for us (stay tuned for that!).Read More
We are preparing for another round of garden box building, but we need more fence panels for raw materials. If you know of anyone getting rid of old privacy fence panels (6ft.x8ft. variety work great), please let us know. Thanks!
Last Saturday we hosted our first gathering of SoCe gardeners. We invited the 16 households who each have a garden box. As I have been out in the neighborhood visiting with neighbors who requested boxes I have learned...Read More
These last few weeks have been a busy time of completing our 2016 garden box orders. It has not been the best weather - such high humidity that the paint runs when we try to stencil our logo on new boxes! However, we have been persevering and by tomorrow we hope to have a total of...Read More
This wonderful quote is from a woman who's son is caring for a garden box. The son has physical disabilities, but is clearly enjoying his garden box.
I had two roles in our Southwestern College workshop day: explaining the work of Legacy Ministries in SoCe, and working with our neighbor “Larry” (from my March 17 blog) to help students build more...Read More
We have had several requests for garden boxes this year. I had asked a neighbor if he might be able to procure some pallets for us; however, he offered us fence panels instead. We decided to experiment...Read More