In the life that is RVICS, there may come a time for "Retirement #2!" And so, in January 1989, a new dimension was added...RVICS Village was established in Smithville, Texas. The Village is "a place to call home" between projects, or when age or health issues make it difficult to serve on a regular basis. Any present or former RVICS member who has served at least three projects may purchase a Village membership, and be assigned a lot with full utility hook-ups parking their RV or placing a more permanent home.
In addition to home sites, the Village also boasts an 80' x 40' all-purpose building, Schaeffer Hall. Life in RVICS Village affords all the fellowship, activity, and encouragement in the faith that members have experienced, and are reluctant to leave behind, during their working years. Many continue to serve in nearby churches and communities, and there's rarely a Village moment when some project is not being hatched.
Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all the people, especially to those who belong to the Family of Believers. -Galatians 6:10
Schaeffer Hall Schaeffer Hall Library Schaeffer Hall Dining/Meeting Area
Village Mobile Homes