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Teacher Commitments

09.01.12 | Village Distinctives

Realizing the importance, privilege and responsibility of the teaching ministry of Village Bible Church, teachers of all age divisions shall agree to the following requirements of Faith and Practice. Faith Have accepted Jesus Christ as...

Small Groups

09.01.12 | Village Distinctives

At Village Bible Church, small groups are a critical part of our ministry - they are not just "another thing"; they are our main channel for discipleship and care for each person who is a part of our family. We realize that our spiritual needs...

Sharing the Gospel with Children

09.01.12 | Village Distinctives

Jesus said, "Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these." Matthew 19:14 We believe that the most biblical way to enhance a child's passion to find joy in life is to guide...

Life and Faith

09.01.12 | Village Distinctives

Assimilation and Church Membership We believe in the importance of serving the body of Christ by offering clear paths for people to start and develop healthy and growing relationships with others in the church body. We value an intentional plan...

Ministry of Deacons

09.01.12 | Village Distinctives

Whether in the home or in the workplace, leadership is a necessary component if any group of people is to prosper. The church also needs godly leaders who lovingly care for the flock. Down through the ages, churches have been led in many...

Doctrinal Statement

09.01.12 | Village Distinctives

THIS STATEMENT OF DOCTRINE expresses what we believe true Christians must affirm. It is not meant to represent all that Christians should believe but includes the essential truths that we believe authentic Christians must not deny.

Baptism

05.01.12 | Village Distinctives

It is often said that a picture is worth a thousand words. What people hear is often impactful, but what they both hear and then see demonstrated before their very eyes impacts them all the more. Water baptism is just such a picture. This...

Get to Know Someone New

09.01.11

    Our Christian life is meant to be lived in community – not in isolation. We've been told that we're great at the smile and handshake... but that it's tough to get plugged in to the church family beyond that. There is an answer to solve this...

    Constitution

    03.10.11 | Village Distinctives

    We the members of Village Bible Church recognize that the Word of God sets forth the divine plan for the local church, and upon this basis we establish the following articles, to which we voluntarily submit. Click the document icon to...

    "Did You Move in 2010?" | January 2011 Elder Update

    01.01.11

      Did you move in 2010? Our Christian life ought to be marked by steady movements. While it would be nice to be able to advance immediately from an infant faith to a Christ-like mature faith, that’s not the way it works. God wants to grow us...

      December 2010 Elder Update

      12.01.10

        We live in interesting times. Uncertainty seems to be the only certainty. It is in this time of uncertainty that those of us who are children of the King need to live and demonstrate what is certain. We need to reflect His glory and funnel our...

        November 2010 Elder Update

        11.01.10

          Dear VBC Family, Fall is in full gear. Not only has the weather turned and school begun, but our fall ministries are in full swing. Two months ago we looked at the demand for increased ministry and the seeming lack of people to make it happen...

          A View of Discipleship

          10.30.10

            Scriptures is our source of wisdom, and Acts 2:42-47 seems to capture the vibrant community we would like to have represented at Village Bible Church. The early church was ignited by the Spirit, dominated by the Word, active in daily fellowship...

            June 2010 Elder Update

            06.01.10

              ......Many of these people have not had an opportunity to really connect and integrate into our family – some because they are new but there are also plenty of people who have been here for years who have just not connected.......

              May '10 Financial Update

              05.01.10

                Many people see material possessions as a means for acquiring personal happiness and contentment........

                April '10 Financial Update

                04.01.10

                  ...to reach others in our communities and around the world with the very good news of the Gospel.

                  April Elder Update

                  04.01.10

                    We’re only barely through the first three months of 2010 and already God is at work in our midst...

                    World Magazine Article about Haiti, Amy Whipp & Jean

                    03.13.10

                      The following article mentions Amy Whipp (the volunteer pediatrician) and Jean, the little boy she and Jake belive God has called them to adopt.  Please continue to keep Jake, Amy and Jean in your prayers. ...

                      World Magazine Article about Haiti, Amy Whipp & Jean

                      03.13.10

                        The following article mentions Amy Whipp (the volunteer pediatrician) and Jean, the little boy she and Jake belive God has called them to adopt.  Please continue to keep Jake, Amy and Jean in your prayers. ...

                        World Magazine Article about Haiti, Amy Whipp & Jean

                        03.13.10

                          The following article mentions Amy Whipp (the volunteer pediatrician) and Jean, the little boy she and Jake belive God has called them to adopt.  Please continue to keep Jake, Amy and Jean in your prayers. ...

                          February '10 Financial Update

                          02.09.10

                            In September of 2009, the elders began to draft a ministry budget for 2010. In October, they began to dialog about those early drafts with the stewardship team. Over the following months, those budgets were revised and reduced. While we ended...

                            February '10 Elder Update

                            02.02.10

                              Windows into Haiti have allowed us to see how sheltered and privileged we are. Hopefully, they have also opened our hearts to being God’s hands and feet - to use our abundance to help those in need. Sometimes God catches our attention with one...

                              February Missionary of the Month

                              02.01.10

                                This month’s missionaries are Steve and Brenda Hostetter who serve at Oak Hills Christian College in Bemidji, Minnesota,

                                January Elder Update '10

                                01.01.10

                                  2009 has been a great year in the life of Village Bible Church. It has also been a year of wonder and of change.

                                  2009 Financial Recap

                                  12.31.09

                                    2009 ended on a very positive financial note, as the church rallied during the last two months of the year to wipe out the deficit that had accumulated and to end up with a surplus of $10,000.

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