The Latest From the Weavers

Personal
This weekend we announced what most of our closest friends knew, that the Weavers are leaving Vortex Church. We have always been willing to go wherever God has led, whenever he leads. Moving our family from Arkansas to North Carolina was no different. It has been a great year and we are leaving on good terms. I wanted to share a little about what this year has meant to us and what's next. So let me break this down a little... First, I want to say thank you to our Vortex Family. I use the word family very intentionally because that is how we have been treated by the people who make up Vortex. In a small, rural, community where everybody is related, it is easy to identify the outsiders…
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48 Years

48 Years

Marriage & Family, Personal
Today marks 48 years of marriage for my parents, JL and Belinda Weaver. 48 years! I remember thinking it was a really big deal when we celebrated their 25th year. Here we are 23 years later, and I still think it is a really big deal. My parents got married during the month of love, but their years together have not been all candy and roses. There have been hard times, illnesses, fights, ministry-difficulties, parenting woes, you name it. My parents meant their vows (as well as they could) when they took them and I believe they mean them even more today. That's how a marriage is supposed to work---You take the vows and then you keep the vows. You learn to mean them more as the years go by. But it's…
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