Austin is a beautiful place to live and work. It was actually the fastest growing metro area in 2012 and 2014 via Forbes.com reports. Austin is a one of a kind city where many flourish with a shared sense of place and love for the city. Its thriving economy and “weird” culture are rooted in a rich history of arts, education, activism, spirituality and entrepreneurism.

The rapid growth and diversity of Austin make it great place to plant churches that will be sensitive to their context and centered on Jesus. 1.9 million people call the Austin metropolitan area home and 1.3 million consider themselves as un-churched.

Below are just a few of the reasons why Vintage has been conceived in Southeast Austin:

1 OUT OF 4 CHILDREN DO NOT HAVE AN ACTIVE FATHER IN THE HOUSE

ONLY 4.5 CHURCHES exist PER 10,000 PEOPLE

3,000+ CHILDREN are IN FOSTER CARE, 2/3 are 6-18 years old

1,877 ARE HOMELESS WITH 667 UNSHELTERED