Lakes Area Moms
Sep
19
to Jan 16

Lakes Area Moms

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We are happy to announce that LA Moms will be happening again this fall semester!

September 19 - January 16
On the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month, moms gather at LAVC from 9:00-11:00am for friendship, fun, emotional support and spiritual growth. This year’s theme is, “A Soul Care Journey.” Childcare is provided. The registration fee is $50.00.

Click here to get registered:
Lakes Area Moms Registration Form

You may also register at the door on Wednesday, September 19.

If you would like some more information, please call Tina Harstad at 763-242-5868!

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Missions Luncheon
Oct
21
1:00 PM13:00

Missions Luncheon

Interested in going on a mission trip to either Mexico or Angola and would like to find out more about what these trips will be like? If so, join us for this luncheon!

Along with providing you with information about these mission trip opportunities, you'll be given updates from the DeSouza family currently doing mission work in Angola, Africa and from the Garzas who pastor at our partner church in Zacatecas, Mexico.

Childcare will not be provided. Please RSVP using your Connection Card on Sunday morning so we can plan accordingly for food!

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Greet-n-Treat
Oct
31
4:00 PM16:00

Greet-n-Treat

We are so excited to announce we will be doing Greet-n-Treat again this year!

Greet-n-Treat is a great outreach opportunity to create a fun and safe atmosphere for families on Halloween night. We are hosting a massive party on Summit Avenue including games, coffee, hot cocoa, candy, fire pits, s’mores, a meal, and prayer ministry. We’re looking for many volunteers to help make this outreach a success and to show our community God’s love in a very practical way.

To view all the serving opportunities and to get signed up, click this link:
https://myvineyardchurch.breezechms.com/form/GreetnTreat

***Please join us on Tuesday, October 30th from 5:30-6pm for corporate prayer at 1032 Summit Ave. We will pray for this event, for our community, and anything else the Holy Spirit stirs up in our hearts.

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Zacatecas Mission Trip
Feb
13
to Feb 20

Zacatecas Mission Trip

Interested in serving the poor and building relationships with those in a Vineyard Church in Mexico? Join us for this short-term mission trip in February. On this trip, you'll have opportunity to pray for the sick & hurting, to feed the poor, to build relationships with those in a different culture, assist a local orphanage, and much more!

Join us on October 21 from 1-2:30pm for a Missions Luncheon. You will hear more about the trip and get updates from the Garzas who pastor at the church in Zacatecas.

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Welcome Lunch & Vineyard 101
Oct
14
12:45 PM12:45

Welcome Lunch & Vineyard 101

Are you new to Lakes Area Vineyard Church? Would you like to learn more about who we are as a church family? If so, we would like to invite you to take these next two steps to give you a proper welcome and some more information about who we are.

Step 1: Welcome Lunch, 12:45pm-2:00pm

The Welcome Lunch is a fun, informal opportunity to meet our pastors and staff. You will hear more about our vision and values and enjoy a lunch provided by us! Free childcare is also provided. The lunch will take place after third service in the lobby of our main building.

Please RSVP by October 7th on your Connection Card on Sunday morning, by using the LAVC app, or by emailing andi@myvineyardchurch.com if you are planning to attend so we can plan accordingly for food and childcare. Thank you and we look forward to meeting you in person soon!

Step 2: Vineyard 101, 12:45pm-3:00pm

We consider Vineyard 101 to be the next step after attending the Welcome Lunch because it goes a little more in depth about the Vineyard as a whole. We will cover the history, values, priorities and practices of the Vineyard movement and our local church. Lunch and childcare are provided!

Please RSVP by October 7th on your Connection Card on Sunday morning, by using the LAVC app, or by emailing john@myvineyardchurch.com so we can plan accordingly for food and childcare. We look forward to seeing you there!


These events will take place about every six weeks, so after you have attended a Welcome Lunch, you can attend Vineyard 101 the next time around!

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Welcome Lunch & Vineyard 101 - Park Rapids
Oct
14
11:15 AM11:15

Welcome Lunch & Vineyard 101 - Park Rapids

Are you new to Lakes Area Vineyard Church? Would you like to learn more about who we are as a church family? If so, we would like to invite you to take these next two steps to give you a proper welcome and some more information about who we are.

Step 1: Welcome Lunch, 11:15am-12:30pm

The Welcome Lunch is a fun, informal opportunity to meet our pastors and staff. You will hear more about our vision and values and enjoy a lunch provided by us! Free childcare is also provided. The lunch will take place after third service in the lobby of our main building.

Please RSVP by October 7th on your Connection Card on Sunday morning or by emailing lauran@myvineyardchurch.com if you are planning to attend so we can plan accordingly for food and childcare. Thank you and we look forward to meeting you in person soon!

Step 2: Vineyard 101, 11:15am-1:30pm

We consider Vineyard 101 to be the next step after attending the Welcome Lunch because it goes a little more in depth about the Vineyard as a whole. We will cover the history, values, priorities and practices of the Vineyard movement and our local church. Lunch and childcare are provided!

Please RSVP by October 7th on your Connection Card on Sunday morning or by emailing lauran@myvineyardchurch.com so we can plan accordingly for food and childcare. We look forward to seeing you there!


These events will take place about every six weeks, so after you have attended a Welcome Lunch, you can attend Vineyard 101 the next time around!

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Child Dedications - Park Rapids
Oct
7
10:00 AM10:00

Child Dedications - Park Rapids

Our Child Dedication service provides parents an opportunity to publicly present their child to the Lord for His protection and for His purposes in their child’s life. We dedicate children following the example of parents in the Bible.

If you would like to learn more about Child Dedication, click this link:

Child Dedication Information

If you would like to go forward with dedicating your child, please fill out this form:

Child Deciation Form 

For any further questions, please email lauran@myvineyardchurch.com!

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Child Dedications
Sep
30
8:30 AM08:30

Child Dedications

Our Child Dedication service provides parents an opportunity to publicly present their child to the Lord for His protection and for His purposes in their child’s life. We dedicate children following the example of parents in the Bible.

If you would like to learn more about Child Dedication, click this link:

Child Dedication Information

If you would like to go forward with dedicating your child, please fill out this form:

Child Deciation Form 

For any further questions, please email jano@myvineyardchurch.com!

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Law Enforcement Appreciation Outreach - Park Rapids
Sep
20
6:00 PM18:00

Law Enforcement Appreciation Outreach - Park Rapids

Come help assemble appreciation bags for the staff at our local law enforcement agencies! We will be including handwritten cards in the bags along with a few other items and treats. We are doing this outreach so we can bless them and thank them for all that they do to keep our community safe. Hope you will join us!

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Produce Drop
Sep
14
10:00 AM10:00

Produce Drop

Throughout this year’s harvest season, LAVC will be giving out produce free of cost every Friday. (Dates and times have varied depending on the food pantry's ability to deliver the produce.) There are no income guidelines and all are welcome! Just bring your own bag to the LAVC parking lot to fill with fresh food.

It is first come, first serve so the Produce Drop will end once all the food is gone or by 1:00PM. Let your family and friends know about this event!

Volunteers are needed from 9:00-11:00AM and 11:00AM-1:00PM. This is a great opportunity for families to serve together. Mark your Connection Card if you’re interested in helping or email adamn@myvineyardchurch.com to get signed up!

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Produce Drop
Sep
7
10:00 AM10:00

Produce Drop

Throughout this year’s harvest season, LAVC will be giving out produce free of cost every Friday. (Dates and times have varied depending on the food pantry's ability to deliver the produce.) There are no income guidelines and all are welcome! Just bring your own bag to the LAVC parking lot to fill with fresh food.

It is first come, first serve so the Produce Drop will end once all the food is gone or by 1:00PM. Let your family and friends know about this event!

Volunteers are needed from 9:00-11:00AM and 11:00AM-1:00PM. This is a great opportunity for families to serve together. Mark your Connection Card if you’re interested in helping or email andi@myvineyardchurch.com to get signed up!

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Produce Drop
Aug
31
10:00 AM10:00

Produce Drop

Throughout this year’s harvest season, LAVC will be giving out produce free of cost every Friday. (Dates and times have varied depending on the food pantry's ability to deliver the produce.) There are no income guidelines and all are welcome! Just bring your own bag to the LAVC parking lot to fill with fresh food. It is first come, first serve so the Produce Drop will end once all the food is gone or by 1:00PM. Follow our Facebook page to see what produce is coming this week!

Volunteers are needed from 9:00-11:00AM and 11:00AM-1:00PM. This is a great opportunity for families to serve together. Mark your Connection Card if you’re interested in helping or email adamn@myvineyardchurch.com to get signed up!

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Finding Your True Self - Women's Event - Park Rapids
Aug
30
6:30 PM18:30

Finding Your True Self - Women's Event - Park Rapids

Alright ladies, let's close out our summer fun with an evening of great snacks/beverages, funny entertainment, and a teaching from Pastor Janice Ornquist on how finding our True Self can help us grow spiritually! You'll also hear from some women in our church who have dug into this topic and how it has impacted their life. You don't wanna miss it!
Please sign up at the Welcome Center.

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Produce Drop
Aug
22
1:00 PM13:00

Produce Drop

Throughout this year’s harvest season, LAVC will be giving out produce free of cost hopefully every Friday. This week, however, the produce is only able to be delivered on WEDNESDAY. There are no income guidelines and all are welcome! Just bring your own bag to the LAVC parking lot to fill with fresh food. It is first come, first serve and we will be bagging up whatever produce is left in case you would like to stop by after work and grab a bag! Follow our Facebook page to see what produce is coming next week!

Volunteers are needed from 12:00PM-2:30PM and 2:30PM-5:00PM. This is a great opportunity for families to serve together. Mark your Connection Card if you’re interested in helping or email adamn@myvineyardchurch.com to get signed up!

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VBS 2018: Step Into My Shoes - Philippines - Park Rapids
Aug
13
to Aug 15

VBS 2018: Step Into My Shoes - Philippines - Park Rapids

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We are about to embark on a journey to discover our calling together!

Join us August 13th-15th, 6pm-8pm as we step into the shoes of members of our global church family. We will experience what life is like for those living in the Philippines. We will discover how they responded when Jesus called them and how they give back to their local community. We will participate in activities that will change our perspective and broaden our worldview. And of course, we will spend some time in scripture and prayer, inviting God to show us how to put our love into action as we follow Jesus.
On August 15th we will give back to our local community. VBS families will participate in a 1 hour event and then break into small groups for outreach. We are so excited for all the amazing ways God will move during this year's Vacation Bible School. We hope you and your kiddos can join us!

Age Range:
Kids who will be 4 years old by October 1st through kids going into the 5th grade.
Registration for kids will open soon!

If you are interested in helping make this an awesome experience for our kiddos, please prayerfully consider stepping into one of our volunteer opportunities. To view areas to serve and to get signed up, please visit the Welcome Center on Sunday morning!

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Produce Drop
Aug
10
10:00 AM10:00

Produce Drop

Throughout this year’s harvest season, LAVC will be giving out produce free of cost every Friday. There are no income guidelines and all are welcome! Just bring your own bag to the LAVC parking lot to fill with fresh food. It is first come, first serve so the Produce Drop will end once all the food is gone or by 1 PM. "Like" our Facebook page to see what produce is coming this week! https://www.facebook.com/lakesareavineyardchurch/

Volunteers are needed from 9:00-11:00AM and 11:00AM-1:00PM. This is a great opportunity for families to serve together. Mark your Connection Card if you’re interested in helping or email adamn@myvineyardchurch.com to get signed up!

*Update: We were told the North Country Food Bank is in need of a truck driver to deliver the produce, so we are only guaranteed delivery for August 3rd and August 10th. We will let you know as soon as possible if we will be able to get produce the rest of this season!

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VBS 2018: Step Into My Shoes - Philippines
Aug
5
to Aug 9

VBS 2018: Step Into My Shoes - Philippines

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We are about to embark on a journey to discover our calling together!

Join us August 5th-9th, 6pm-8pm as we step into the shoes of members of our global church family. We will experience what life is like for those living in the Philippines. We will discover how they responded when Jesus called them and how they give back to their local community. We will participate in activities that will change our perspective and broaden our worldview. And of course, we will spend some time in scripture and prayer, inviting God to show us how to put our love into action as we follow Jesus.
On August 9th we will give back to our local community. VBS families will participate in a 1 hour event and then break into small groups for outreach. We are so excited for all the amazing ways God will move during this year's Vacation Bible School. We hope you and your kiddos can join us!

Age Range:
Kids who will be 4 years old by October 1st through kids going into the 5th grade.
Registration for kids will open soon!

If you are interested in helping make this an awesome experience for our kiddos, please prayerfully consider stepping into one of our volunteer opportunities. To view areas to serve and to get signed up, please visit:
https://myvineyardchurch.breezechms.com/form/VBSVolunteers

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Welcome Lunch & Vineyard 101 - Park Rapids
Aug
5
11:15 AM11:15

Welcome Lunch & Vineyard 101 - Park Rapids

Are you new to Lakes Area Vineyard Church? Would you like to learn more about who we are as a church family? If so, we would like to invite you to take these next two steps to give you a proper welcome and some more information about who we are.

Step 1: Welcome Lunch, 11:15am-12:30pm

The Welcome Lunch is a fun, informal opportunity to meet our pastors and staff. You will hear more about our vision and values and enjoy a lunch provided by us! Free childcare is also provided. The lunch will take place after third service in the lobby of our main building.

Please RSVP by July 29th on your Connection Card on Sunday morning or by emailing lauran@myvineyardchurch.com if you are planning to attend so we can plan accordingly for food and childcare. Thank you and we look forward to meeting you in person soon!

Step 2: Vineyard 101, 11:15am-1:30pm

We consider Vineyard 101 to be the next step after attending the Welcome Lunch because it goes a little more in depth about the Vineyard as a whole. We will cover the history, values, priorities and practices of the Vineyard movement and our local church. Lunch and childcare are provided!

Please RSVP by July 29th on your Connection Card on Sunday morning or by emailing lauran@myvineyardchurch.com so we can plan accordingly for food and childcare. We look forward to seeing you there!


These events will take place about every six weeks, so after you have attended a Welcome Lunch, you can attend Vineyard 101 the next time around!

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Produce Drop
Aug
3
10:00 AM10:00

Produce Drop

Throughout this year’s harvest season, LAVC will be giving out produce free of cost every Friday. There are no income guidelines and all are welcome! Just bring your own bag to the LAVC parking lot to fill with fresh food. It is first come, first serve so the Produce Drop will end once all the food is gone or by 1 PM. "Like" our Facebook page to see what produce is coming this week! https://www.facebook.com/lakesareavineyardchurch/

Volunteers are needed from 9:00-11:00AM and 11:00AM-1:00PM. This is a great opportunity for families to serve together. Mark your Connection Card if you’re interested in helping or email adamn@myvineyardchurch.com to get signed up!

*Update: We were told the North Country Food Bank is in need of a truck driver to deliver the produce, so we are only guaranteed delivery for August 3rd and August 10th. We will let you know as soon as possible if we will be able to get produce the rest of this season!

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Picnic in the Park - Park Rapids
Jul
29
11:30 AM11:30

Picnic in the Park - Park Rapids

We are having an LAVC Church Picnic at Heartland Park! The church will be providing brats and hotdogs; the rest is pot-luck! Come prepared for a fun-filled afternoon of swimming, games, bounce houses, and yummy food.

Please let us know you are planning to come by signing up at the Welcome Center on Sunday morning!

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Law Enforcement Appreciation Outreach
Jul
26
6:00 PM18:00

Law Enforcement Appreciation Outreach

Come help assemble appreciation bags for the staff at our local law enforcement agencies! We will be including handwritten cards in the bags along with a few other items and treats. We are doing this outreach so we can bless them and thank them for all that they do to keep our community safe. Hope you will join us!

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Welcome Lunch & Vineyard 101
Jul
22
12:45 PM12:45

Welcome Lunch & Vineyard 101

Are you new to Lakes Area Vineyard Church? Would you like to learn more about who we are as a church family? If so, we would like to invite you to take these next two steps to give you a proper welcome and some more information about who we are.

Step 1: Welcome Lunch, 12:45pm-2:00pm

The Welcome Lunch is a fun, informal opportunity to meet our pastors and staff. You will hear more about our vision and values and enjoy a lunch provided by us! Free childcare is also provided. The lunch will take place after third service in the lobby of our main building.

Please RSVP by July 15th on your Connection Card on Sunday morning, by using the LAVC app, or by emailing andi@myvineyardchurch.com if you are planning to attend so we can plan accordingly for food and childcare. Thank you and we look forward to meeting you in person soon!

Step 2: Vineyard 101, 12:45pm-3:00pm

We consider Vineyard 101 to be the next step after attending the Welcome Lunch because it goes a little more in depth about the Vineyard as a whole. We will cover the history, values, priorities and practices of the Vineyard movement and our local church. Lunch and childcare are provided!

Please RSVP by July 15th on your Connection Card on Sunday morning, by using the LAVC app, or by emailing john@myvineyardchurch.com so we can plan accordingly for food and childcare. We look forward to seeing you there!


These events will take place about every six weeks, so after you have attended a Welcome Lunch, you can attend Vineyard 101 the next time around!

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Mission Trip Prerequisite Meeting
Jul
18
7:00 PM19:00

Mission Trip Prerequisite Meeting

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Do you have a heart to serve the poor and bring the gospel to others? Would you like to go on a short-term mission trip to Zacatecas, Mexico November 14th-25th or February 13th-20th? If so, we'd love to have you on our team! Join us for a Prerequisite Meeting either on July 15th or July 19th. You will get a greater glimpse at what you can expect if you go on a LAVC mission trip, hear from others that have been on these trips before, and ask any questions related to missions that you may have. Childcare will not be provided.

If you are interested in going on one of the mission trips, you must attend this Prerequisite Meeting OR the Prerequisite Meeting on July 15th at 7pm.


Please RSVP no later than July 8th by marking your connection card on Sunday morning or by emailing adamn@myvineyardchurch.com!

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All Church Work Day
Jul
18
4:00 PM16:00

All Church Work Day

Please join us for an evening of caring for the LAVC facility and grounds! We will do some deep cleaning, repair work, some remodel work in parts of the youth building, weeding, and much more! No need to be a carpenter or cleaning expert - all skill levels are welcome. Let’s work together as a family to take good care of our church home!

The event will run from 4-9pm, but feel free to come anytime and stay as long as you are able. Dinner and refreshments will be provided. We hope to see you there!

Please RSVP using this form so we can plan accordingly for food:

https://goo.gl/forms/wziuiGiXyQTTCsDC3

 

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Mission Trip Prerequisite Meeting
Jul
15
7:00 PM19:00

Mission Trip Prerequisite Meeting

Do you have a heart to serve the poor and bring the gospel to others? Would you like to go on a short-term mission trip to Zacatecas, Mexico November 14th-25th or February 13th-20th? If so, we'd love to have you on our team! Join us for a Prerequisite Meeting either on July 15th or July 19th. You will get a greater glimpse at what you can expect if you go on a LAVC mission trip, hear from others that have been on these trips before, and ask any questions related to missions that you may have. Childcare will not be provided.

If you are interested in going on one of the mission trips, you must attend this Prerequisite Meeting OR the Prerequisite Meeting on July 18th at 7pm.


Please RSVP no later than July 8th by marking your connection card on Sunday morning or by emailing adamn@myvineyardchurch.com!

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Hope Camp
Jun
24
to Jun 29

Hope Camp

Hope Camp is a VBS-like event for the kids in the Elbow Lake Village on the White Earth Reservation. Almost 100 kids attend this week-long camp every year and it is such a joy to see these kids experience God's love through worship, Bible skits, food, intentional conversations, crafts, games and much, much more! Many of these children consider Hope Camp their highlight of the year and we'd love to have your help in making an impact on the lives of these kids!

***If you would like to help out at this awesome event, you must attend the Prerequisite Meeting March 4th after 3rd service! Please contact Adam at adamn@myvineyardchurch.com if you are unable to attend and would still like to serve. Thank you!

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Color Wars 2
Jun
20
6:30 PM18:30

Color Wars 2

COLOR WARS is back! Prepare yourself for some messy games, great food, and a powder color war to finish off the night. Please wear white and prepare to get colored!

 

This event is for the Detroit Lakes and Park Rapids Vineyard Youth Group (6th-12th grade) and will be hosted at the Detroit Lakes campus.

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Welcome Lunch
Jun
10
12:45 PM12:45

Welcome Lunch

Are you new to Lakes Area Vineyard Church? Would you like to learn more about who we are as a church family? If so, please join us for an informal opportunity to meet our pastors and staff. You will hear more about our vision and values and enjoy a lunch provided by us! Free childcare is also provided. The lunch will take place after third service in the lobby of our main building.

Please RSVP by June 3rd on your Connection Card on Sunday morning, by using the LAVC app, or by emailing andi@myvineyardchurch.com if you are planning to attend so we can plan accordingly for food and childcare. Thank you and we look forward to meeting you in person soon!

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Vineyard 101
Jun
10
12:45 PM12:45

Vineyard 101

Vineyard 101 is taking place June 10th after 3rd service! This class is being offered to those who are newer to the Vineyard and desire to know more about who we are as a church family. We consider this class to be the "next step" after attending the Welcome Lunch. We will cover the history, values, priorities and practices of the Vineyard movement and our local church. Lunch and childcare are provided!

Please RSVP by June 3rd on your Connection Card on Sunday morning, by using the LAVC app, or by emailing john@myvineyardchurch.com so we can plan accordingly for food and childcare. We look forward to seeing you there!

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Welcome Lunch - Park Rapids
Jun
10
11:15 AM11:15

Welcome Lunch - Park Rapids

Are you new to Lakes Area Vineyard Church? Would you like to learn more about who we are as a church family? If so, please join us for an informal opportunity to meet our pastors and staff. You will hear more about our vision and values and enjoy a lunch provided by us! Free childcare is also provided. The lunch will take place right after service ends!

Please RSVP on your Connection Card on Sunday morning or by emailing lauran@myvineyardchurch.com if you are planning to attend!

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Ladybug Perennial Exchange
Jun
2
10:00 AM10:00

Ladybug Perennial Exchange

God’s beauty is reflected in all of His creation. Being able to cultivate the earth and grow beautiful gardens is such a joy, but also a lot of work! Join us for a warm cup of Joe and garden talk! Bring perennials to exchange with other gardening “ladybugs.” Don’t have any to bring? Come anyway and enjoy fun and fellowship…you may be “bit by the bug” and end up taking a beautiful perennial home!

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Men's Castaway-Young Life Pre-Summer Spruce Up
May
26
8:00 AM08:00

Men's Castaway-Young Life Pre-Summer Spruce Up

We are gathering men to help out with Castaway-Young Life's Pre-Summer Spruce Up. Work will range from building & repairing of decks to hauling and spreading mulch. Tools, materials, breakfast and lunch provided! 
If you want to join other awesome men in serving for this event, please RSVP on your Connection Card on Sunday morning or by emailing john@myvineyardchurch.com
Please include a specific skill set you think would be helpful (optional) and whether you can come for the morning, afternoon, or full-day.
Sunday, May 20th is the deadline for RSVPing!

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