The Paradox of Generosity (Introduction)

November 6, 2017

Introducing our new series on the paradox of generosity, pastor Luke framed the sermon series by looking at how empiracal social science research has conclusively demonstrated that Jesus' words in Luke 6:38 ("give, and you will receive") are facts! 


What is God like? (Love that Transforms)

October 29, 2017

Finishing up our series, "What is God like?", pastor Wes shared from 1 John 4's emphasis that God is love. Because God is love, he transforms us by the power of the Spirit. 


Unity of the Faith: Thoughts on My Participation in the Evangelical - Catholic Dialogue

October 23, 2017

For three days, pastor Luke spent time participating in the Evangelical-Catholic Dialogue at the Univeristy of Mary in Bismarck, North Dakota. In this sermon, Luke shares some thoughts on how the Vineyard can continue to both value and pursue Church unity with other denominations, while also maintaining a commitment to our theology, values, and distinctives. 


What is God like? (God is generous)

October 15, 2017

Looking to Psalm 23, pastors Dawn and Luke continued our series "What is God like?" and considered how God is generous. Despite the way culture causes us to often think we have earn God's favor, what we see in Scripture is that God is generous with his grace, mercy, and love. 


What is God like? (God is good)

October 9, 2017

Looking to Psalm 100, pastor Luke spoke on the goodness of God and how the psalmist places the foundation of God's goodness on his unfailing love and faithfulness. 


What is God like? (Introduction)

October 2, 2017

Introducing our new sermon series, What is God like?, pastor Dawn shared how the events and narratives that shape us can sometimes cause us to have incorrect views about who God is. 


Living in Community #4

September 25, 2017

Our final sermon in our Living in Community series looked at 2 Peter 1:1-8 and considered how Community is both safe and grace-filled while also being risky and dangerous! 


Living in Community #3

September 18, 2017

In pastor Wes' first sermon, we learned a little bit about him and his background and then were challenged to be a community that is grounded in hope and love. 


Living in Community #2

September 11, 2017

In Acts 6, the early church was confronted with the challenge of dealing with the needs of a growing church and meeting the needs of individuals. In this sermon, pastor Luke explained how this tension is normal for growing churches and that applying what we learn from Acts 6 means we can continue to grow as a church and also see the needs of individuals met. 


Living in Community #1

September 4, 2017

Beginning the sermon series, Living in Community, pastor Luke provided a description for what community is, why it is important, and, based on Hebrews 10:23-25, explained what should be taking place in community.