Your JVC Prayer Journal contains several prayers for you to sit with and think through in quiet stillness over the course of the next two weeks!
If the values of JVC continue to resonate with you as you contemplate your next steps, then I encourage you to think about participating in the CLA program! It has been a truly transformative and life-giving experience for me.
Newark, NJ 2008-09Read More
My community, my roommates, my best friends have taught me to both share and receive unconditional love. We have a built a life together in New York City.
Harlem, NY 2021-22Read More
Community has taught me about myself and exposed me to new perspectives. We can talk about hard things in community. Conversations get deeper, problems can get worked out, walls can come down. It's never perfect, it's rarely easy, but it is enriching. I would not be the person I am today without living in intentional communities.
San Jose/Santa Clara, CA 2016-17Read More
"His huge heart, integrity, dependability, and our shared values of faith, justice, community, and commitment made it obvious--I'd been waiting all my life for this man to be my partner! "
Kansas City & Detroit (1985-1986 and 1991-1992)Read more⟶
What I didn't know at the time was everything else I would gain from a year in the JVC Portland community: Lifelong friendships, a love of the sea in all seasons, and a broader perspective as a result of living intentionally with five other volunteers.
Portland, MN 2010-11Read More