Welcome!

If we are being honest finding a new church is intimidating. So we at Abide in the Vine what to change that. We want you to feel welcome and comfortable during your visit on Sunday. This page is meant to help you feel welcome at Abide in the Vine by providing some directions to us and answering some frequently asked questions.  

DIRECTIONS

From Binghamton and points East:
Take NYS Route 17 (Future I-86) West to Exit 65, RIGHT off exit and bear LEFT to take route 17C WEST toward Owego, Turn RIGHT at Traffic Light (by McDonalds). You will go past Arby’s and KOST Tire. Turn RIGHT at the next Traffic Light by the Century 21 office (you will immediately go over railroad tracks). Stay on this road and Abide in the Vine will be on your left across from Sanmina Corporation.
From Elmira and points West:
Take NYS Route 17 (I-86) East to Exit 65, RIGHT off exit and RIGHT at light, go over the bridge. Bear LEFT to take route 17C WEST toward Owego, Turn RIGHT at Traffic Light (by McDonalds). You will go past Arby’s and KOST Tire. Turn RIGHT at the next Traffic Light by the Century 21 office (you will immediately go over railroad tracks). Stay on this road and Abide in the Vine will be on your left across from Sanmina Corporation.
From Syracuse, Ithaca, and points North:
Syracuse: Take I-81 South to Cortland and follow signs for Route 13 South to Dryden. In Dryden take Route 38 South all the way to Owego. Ithaca: Take Route 96B South to Candor and then Route 96 South to Owego. Once in Owego: Routes 38 and 96 converge just north of the village… Stay on Route 96 South to Route 17C in downtown Owego. Take 17C East (Front Street) to East Front St and turn LEFT at the Century 21 office (you will immediately go over railroad tracks). Stay on this road and Abide in the Vine will be on your left across from Sanmina Corporation.
From Scranton and points South:
Take I-81 North to Binghamton and follow directions above…

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Most people who attend Abide in the Vine wear “business casual” clothing. Some wear jeans, and one or two people dress in suits. Honestly, we want people to feel comfortable as they worship. We believe that God cares more about your heart than your clothes. There is no dress code-so feel free to dress comfortably..

Yes there are! We want your kids to have fun and be excited about coming to church all while learning more about Jesus. For that we provide a youth group for the teens and various children programs for the younger ages. We also have a fully certified child care center.

Our services are centered around three things worship, teaching of the word, and prayer. So we devote large portions of our services to singing and praising the Lord, listening to messages from our pastors and praying over each other.