A Future for Jacob’s Well

by Silas Krabbe

The Decision: Jacob’s Well lives to see another day! We have made the decision to move forward despite our eviction from 239 Main St. The Money: $88,382.38 in donations and pledges Those of you who were able to join us for our Annual General Meeting in April might remember that we set an ambitious goal of raising […]

Fundraising Update – June 3rd

by Silas Krabbe

After launching a major fundraising effort on May 15th, with the ambitious goal of raising $50,000 by June 15th I am thrilled to share that we have already raised $42,272.22 in donations and pledges. Praise God! We still have two fundraising events coming up in the next two weeks: A Walk-a-Thon at Stanley Park this Saturday, June […]

Spring 2017 Newsletter – Hot off the press!

by Silas Krabbe

Hello everyone, In this Spring’s newsletter we take a brief look into the past 16 years of Jacob’s Well, and a timeline of the next few months before our move out of 239 Main Street. Find all the juicy nuggets here: Jacob’s Well Spring 2017 Newsletter Blessings, Jacob’s Well community  

Fall 2016 Newsletter – Get the Scoop!

by Silas Krabbe

Do you ever wonder what a week at Jacob’s Well is like?  In this Fall’s news letter we take a brief look into the variety of things that happen at Jacob’s Well. What do we do on each day of the week, and whose faces can you expect to find on any given day?  Find […]

“Life in the Margins” Workshop: Sept 30 – Oct 1

by Silas Krabbe

Join us for a workshop where we explore God’s heart for people living on the margins of society. We will wrestle with hard questions and draw out truths from both Old and New Testaments on justice, the gospel, and friendship across socioeconomic barriers, as well as sharing our experiences from life in the Downtown Eastside […]

Our first Newsletter of 2016 is here

by Silas Krabbe

our latest newsletter is ready for you to peruse. In this issue of the newsletter, we focus on the life that Spring brings, the change of season, and the change of rhythm for many of our community members. As always we love hearing from you and what you thought. Head on over to our newsletter […]

“Life in the Margins” Workshop: May 13 – 14th

by Silas Krabbe

Join us for a workshop where we explore God’s heart for people living on the margins of society.  We will wrestle with hard questions and draw out truths from both Old and New Testaments on justice, the gospel, and friendship across socioeconomic barriers, as well as sharing our experiences from life in the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver.  We hope that […]

Just in time for the holidays, our December Newsletter

by Silas Krabbe

Our latest newsletter is ready for you to peruse. This newsletter carries the theme of homelessness . As always we love hearing from you and what you thought. Head on over to our newsletter page to check it out or follow the link below. December Newsletter

Completion of our Community Mural Project

by Silas Krabbe

Come and join us for the official ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday, August 15th. 1:00pm – Ribbon Ceremony at Mikado Martial Arts (701 E. Hastings Street) 1:30pm – After the ribbon cutting, we will walk down to Groundswell Cafe (566 Powell Street) to see a video showing of the Nest Community Mural Project. From how […]