Category - Community
Posted: 14 February 2014
This Friday we look forward to next week as our Community Groups gather and look at the four Parables in Mark 4. I use the acronymn SLIM to remember them (soil, lamp, itself, mustard) but English was not a gift that God blessed me with so send through some that are better. These Parables have been titled the Kingdom Parables as Jesus refers to the 'Kingdom...Continue Reading
Posted: 14 February 2014
As we embark on our studies of Mark's Gospel, each Friday we will upload a brief 'Study Helper' to provide our Community Group leaders with a couple of tips for leading others through Mark's Gospel. As you use these tips, there are a few assumptions you need to understand...
- Each person in Community Group will come to the study 'filled' with a...
Posted: 13 February 2014
How do we move away from Comprehension Groups to Community Groups? How do we create deep discussion over God's word that takes us to the depths and beauty of the Gospel? How do we seek to reach the heart of the members in our groups, that we may see and challenge their true desires and dreams? How do we not have another "Guess what's in James' head"...Continue Reading
Posted: 23 December 2013
This year as part of the Vine Church Christmas Offering each Community Group put together a Christmas hamper for families in crisis accommodation at St Vincentian House, Surry Hills.
Watch the above video to see what difference these hampers will make in the lives of families this Christmas.
Posted: 06 December 2013
Hello interested mentors!
As most of you know we had an information session for the mentoring program last week. Many of you contacted me saying you are interested, but not able to make that night, so we are running another information session in a few weeks. This will be the last chance to come and find out about the program and register your interest...
Posted: 13 October 2013
We began two years ago with the simple belief that Jesus is still relevant in the 21st century. Watch the video below of some of the community reflecting on coming to Vine Church and the impact Jesus has had on their life.
Posted: 08 March 2013 / 2 Timothy
Post by Nic Chua
In February, a few of us were fortunate enough to spend some time getting in touch with nature, God and our Brothers in Christ. Yes this was Man Camp, an opportunity to escape daily life, find solitude and truly reflect on how God calls us to be men, something we may have forgotten in amongst our pour-over coffees, reality cooking shows...Continue Reading
Posted: 14 February 2013
On Sunday 3 March we're heading down to Shark Beach at Nielsen Park to celebrate the new life God has given our friends Nic and Vix by baptising them.
Baptism is an outward sign of an inward reality. The inward reality is that the God has already baptised Nic and Vix when they placed their trust in Jesus. As a result they have already been washed clean of...Continue Reading
Posted: 29 January 2013
Whether you have been with us every week or have just joined us, we would love for you to come on the weekend away. We are going to have a great time together on the Central Coast relaxing with good food, drink and conversations.
15–17 March, 2013
Pearl Beach on the Central Coast
(we are renting houses for the weekend)
$95 per person...
Posted: 13 January 2013
Come away with just the blokes at Vine Church for some man time.
9–10 February 2013
This year we are leaving civilisation behind and actually camping. Details are still being finalised but it looks like we'll be leaving early on the Saturday morning and driving down to Kangaroo Valley (stopping for breakfast together on the way) where we'll collect...Continue Reading