May 29th

This Sunday @ the Vineyard is going to be a bit different. This summer we are placing a big emphasis on serving our church and serving our community. We are kicking things off this weekend with a day of service. Here’s what we’ll be doing… At 9:15...

Healing on the Streets

This past summer while our family was in Ireland, one of the most fun things for me was going to some of the Vineyard Churches over there. (Of course, Liz & I also attended a mid-week church service on our honeymoon, so that tells you probably a little bit more...

The Next Step

During my junior year of high school my basketball coach told me that although I would never be a starter on the team, if I worked really hard over the summer, I could be a good 6th man (first person off the bench for those who don’t follow basketball).  Well...

Feed My Starving Children

This morning’s post was written by David Stipanuk.  David is one of the teacher here with Vineyard Kids, as well as Professor Emeritus at Cornell’s Hotel School.  This fall, one of the churches in our area, Trinity Lutheran, is hosting a “food...

Serving on the Rise

A news story came out this week reporting that volunteering in America rose dramatically in the past year.  Many expected that the recession would cause people to be less likely to give their time to the cause of their choice, but actually the opposite happened.  In...

Service with a Snarl

As we were getting ready to shift from being a portable church that had to set up chairs every week to a church that had our own facility, a lot of people would comment, “Things are going to be a lot easier once you have your own place.”  Clearly no longer...