The Vine

November 2019

Uniquely Fashioned Woodworking

By |2019-11-19T19:17:50+00:00November 19th, 2019|Humboldt Park, Education, The Vine, Location|


Each week, middle schoolers are learning the art and skill of woodworking at our Humboldt Park location. These young people are developing a love for building something unique as they experience the artistic journey of having a design in their heads become a piece in their […]

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April 2018

The Vine Students Make a Awesome Mural!

By |2018-04-13T21:08:08+00:00April 16th, 2018|Mentoring, Humboldt Park, Education, The Vine, Location, Programs|

The Vine, which is our after-school program in Humboldt Park, has been digging into art and exploring different concepts to express our creativity.  Last month we brainstormed, planned, and completed a classroom mural that incorporated Dr. Seuss’ birthday with everything we have been learning about Heaven.  The mural started out as a land straight out […]

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April 2016

Volunteer Spotlight: Iowa Lakes Community College

By |2016-11-01T12:34:38+00:00April 6th, 2016|Humboldt Park, The Vine, Location, Programs|

Each spring a team from Iowa Lakes Community College volunteers at New Life Centers during their spring break. They come to serve and learn from the neighbors who live in the Humboldt Park community as they sacrificially give of their time, money, and energy. This year the team jumped right in, building genuine and honest […]

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Prayer is Powerful

By |2016-11-01T12:34:38+00:00April 6th, 2016|Humboldt Park, The Vine, Location|

“When man works, man works; when man prays, God works.”
“Much prayer, much blessing. Little prayer, little blessing. No prayer, no blessing”
– Hans von Staden

God has been working in powerful and real ways at New Life Centers this year! Many of you have been praying for specific children who attend every day using the prayer cards we […]

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