Reaching the Community of Manton, CA

Outside the Church Walls: Reaching the Community of Manton, CA

Paul & Robin Crabtree believe reaching the community plays a vital part inf their ministry in Manton, California. Learn how they became an integral part of their community!
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Remembering the Rancho Tehama Shooting

One Year Later: Remembering the Rancho Tehama Shooting

One year ago, the Rancho Tehama Shooting devastated the community–and beyond. Now, we reflect on how Rancho Tehama Community Church was able to help the community begin the path to recovery.
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Ragged Edges: A Look At Spiritually Vital Churches

What does it mean to develop spiritually vital churches? District Representative Greg Petrie takes a closer look at this portion of our mission statement, and at some of the churches he works with.
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Revitalizing the Local Church

Village Missions exists to revitalize the local church in rural areas. This story about Village Missionaries Brenden & Helena Peters shows how.
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What is the purpose of Village Missions in relation to CDI?

The Purpose of Village Missions & CDI

The Contenders Discipleship Initiative (CDI) serves a valuable purpose within Village Missions. Executive Director Brian Wechsler takes a look at how Village Missions operated in the past and contrasts that with the the present, then ties it all together with CDI.
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Contenders Discipleship Initiative

Contenders Discipleship Initiative & 2016

What will Contenders Discipleship Initiative (CDI) look like in 2016? Executive Director Brian Wechsler takes the time to look forward to the coming year as he shares some stories of those who have already completed CDI classes.
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Church Revitalization and Our Cherry Tree

We bought a cherry tree about five years ago.  We only have a small lot but we love cherries, and I like to grow things.  We waited until the fall when the few rejected trees at Rite Aid were on sale.Our poor tree struggled to survive.  Deer ate most of its branches and leaves while […]
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Looking Back Along the Trail

Remembering the challenging times along the trail, I am amazed at what God has done and how graciously He has provided for Village Missions in the past ten years.
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Are Health Insurance Companies the Villains?

If our experience with a self-funded plan, a plan in which we provide our own health coverage, is any indication, insurance companies are only a small contributor to the high medical costs. Citizens may very well be in for some profound “sticker shock” when it comes time to ante up for their monthly premium.
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Navajo Ministry

Keeping Navajo Churches Alive

This summer Village Missions began serving the Navajo Nation.  We accepted Albert and Katie Johnson as Village Missionaries and began providing salary support to them as they serve the Twin Mesa Bible Church.
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Will You Be My Friend?

Brian writes about joining Facebook and what his ultimate purpose is for it. More than connecting with old high school friends, Facebook can be used to strengthen churches and proclaim the gospel.
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Stay the Course in Ministry

God calls pastors to preach the Word and love the people. Here are 8 keys to help pastors stay the course in their ministries.
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