Moving From Darkness to Light
November 30th, 2020
”Like all things, pain is not forever, though in the moment it feels like it will never end. It feels like forever in the moment, but it’s always temporary, even if it’s years in the making. It wasn...  Read More
What does it mean to BE the church?
November 22nd, 2020
” I have been utterly committed to life and ministry in the Vineyard for a long time. The reason? Very simple: the Vineyard is a community of people that want to be known for the same things I want t...  Read More
We Sing Thank You
November 2nd, 2020
Giving thanks ushers our hearts into a posture of worshiping God. When we slow down and take time to thank God for specific things we begin to express our love for Him. By remembering what God has don...  Read More
Why Vineyard Church in Tehachapi
September 28th, 2020
We found ourselves moving to Tehachapi and were shocked to find out that there was a Vineyard functioning outside of a junior high school. We eagerly waited for Sunday to approach. I will never forget...  Read More
Following Jesus
September 21st, 2020
One of the problems we run into when seeking God's will for us is fear. Our biggest fears hold us back. Fear is that voice inside that says, “You could never do that”, or “That cost too much to pursu...  Read More
Why Do We Worship?
September 14th, 2020
There are a lot of reasons why I believe we worship and not all of them are confined to the half an hour of our Sunday service. Here are just five of those reasons and why they make worship a critical...  Read More
Cancer,Worship and Praise
September 7th, 2020
I answered the phone and it was my doctor. All I remember is, “you have prostate cancer. It's a high grade. Gleason 9. Bone scan on Friday.” My heart sank....  Read More
The Need for Community
August 31st, 2020
I can easily be a lone wolf. I think it is my natural bent. Until recently, I have never really thought about how much we are meant to do life together. I have known that we need each other to be effe...  Read More
The Source of Me.
August 25th, 2020
I have learned, in this journey, He is the source of everything that makes up who I am. To receive what He has for me – provision, love, and wisdom I would never have without Him – and give that away ...  Read More
August 17th, 2020
The final aspect of an intentional faith is extrapolated from that word itself: faithfulness. Faithfulness means to be consistent and committed. It means that even when the circumstances change I will...  Read More
August 10th, 2020
To make a serious attempt at following Jesus, one could make an argument that being flexible isn’t simply a good idea, but rather it’s at the very center of an authentic life of faith....  Read More
August 3rd, 2020
What does it mean to be focused? Focused means something like this: every single day, regardless of what’s happening, I wake up with a general sense of what God is doing in the narrative that I’m in ...  Read More