Apply Here: Living as Priests

March 25, 2018

There are numerous challenges facing the Church, right? In this sermon, pastor Luke looked at 1 Peter 2:1-10 and explored how Scripture helps us properly face these challenges and live as a community of "priests." 


Apply Here: Build Bridges of Friendship & Let Jesus Walk Across

March 19, 2018

Colossians 4:2-6 teaches us to live our lives in a winsome way? As we build bridges of friendship, what specifically should characterize our friendship? 


How to be naturally supernatural in the marketplace

March 11, 2018

Steve Nicholson, Senior Pastor of the Evanston Vineyard, shared a message on how everyone can be involved in doing "naturally supernatural" ministry in the world around us. Starting with five things we need to know about people, Steve then shared ten practical ways to get involved in helping people meet Jesus. 


Apply Here: How to Deal with Disappointment

March 5, 2018

Twenty years ago, our church community experienced a terrible tragedy when Lisa and Art Sandberg's 16 year old son, Cory, was killed in a car accident. The level of disappointment that the Sandberg's experienced was unimaginable. And if we're honest, everyone experiences disappointments over the course of life. In 1 Peter 5:10-12, the author writes that God will help those who suffer, but how does he do this? And how are we deal with disappointment? In this sermon, pastor Luke shared Cory's story while talking about how to deal with disappointment, which includes always trusting Jesus -- because we don't know the whole story. 


Surprised by Scripture: The New Testament

February 26, 2018

Finishing up our sermon series, Surprised by Scripture, pastor Luke began with some thoughts about how we should approach the Bible and then provided an overview of the New Testament. 


Surprised by Scripture: The Old Testament

February 19, 2018

Continuing our sermon series about the Bible, this sermon covered the Old Testament. We learned about several themes from the Old Testament and how our English (and Spanish) Bibles are categorized into five different types of writings. 


Surprised by Scripture: What is the Bible?

February 12, 2018

We live in a culture that has increasingly become less engaged with the Bible and there are many questions about what the Bible is and can it be trusted. In this sermon, pastor Luke starts off our series, Surprised by Scripture, and answers a number of questions: What are the challenges to reading and understanding the Bible? What is the Bible? How should we approach the Bible? Our primary text was 2 Timothy 3:14-17. 


Lance Pittluck

February 5, 2018

We were honored to have Lance Pittluck with us! Lance spent the last 20 years serving as the Senior Pastor of the Anaheim Vineyard, was on the National Board for Vineyard USA, served as a regional leader, and has over forty years of ministry experience! Lance preached from John 15 and talked about the importance of "remaining" connected to Jesus. 


Vision Map (Goals)

January 30, 2018

Continuing our series on vision for 2018, pastor Wes shared why goals are important and what goals we have for this coming year! 


Vision Map (Connecting)

January 22, 2018

In Ephesians 2:13, we read that God brings near those who are far off... and the reality is that God does this through his church. In this sermon, pastor Luke explored how people generally connect into a community through the various "links" in a chain.