PURSUIT

WEDNESDAYS•6:00PM
WEST LANCASTER
LEADERS: Blake & Gracie Bearden, David & Taylor Eicher

We are passionate about loving Jesus and each other under the leadership of the Holy Spirit We are a group that seeks to know and follow God in a community built after the pattern of the early church in Acts 2:42-47. We are open to singles, couples and families and have childcare available. Come do life with us! For more information, contact Blake or blakerbearden@gmail.com or 903.456.1992

ASPIRE: REACHING TOWARD A THRIVING MARRIAGE

WEDNESDAYS•6:30PM
EAST LANCASTER
LEADERS: Rick & Marisela Ocampo
Room 16, Desert Vineyard

This five-week class is designed to give all couples an overview or refresher of five essential topics critical to a healthy marriage. This is a great place to start whether your relationship is in need of a tune-up or you are preparing to take it to the next level of commitment. We have drawn from some of the best resources available to create concise, yet meaningful, content including materials for homework following each class. The homework can be completed in less than an hour each week and facilitates more conversation between partners so that you can get the most out of these five weeks. For more information, contact Audra Lexin at 661.945.2777 ext. 217 or alexin@desertvineyard.org.

DIVORCE CARE

WEDNESDAYS•6:30-8:00PM
EAST LANCASTER
LEADER: Julie Visconti

Room 12, Desert Vineyard

Healing the wounds of divorce is the theme of our Divorce Care Ministry with the purpose of bringing healing, hope and wholeness to the lives of divorced and newly separated people of all ages. Each participant will receive a workbook that contains a daily Bible study for personal reflection and application throughout the following week. Topics include: Is This Really Happening to Me? Coping with Your Ex-spouse, Assuming New Responsibilities, Being a Single Parent, Finding and Experiencing Forgiveness and Thinking about New Relationships. The cost is $18 for the workbook. You do not need to sign up in advance. Check the website at www.divorcecare.org or contact Grace Mallett at 661.945.2777 ext. 250 or gmallett@desertvineyard.org for more information.

BOUNDARIES

WEDNESDAYS•6:30PM
EAST LANCASTER
LEADER: Sharon Calvert

Room 17, Desert Vineyard

This 10-week small group will address the questions of what boundaries are, what they protect, how they are developed, how they are injured, how to repair them and how to use them–all from a biblical perspective. Your family can enjoy Kid’s, Youth and Midweek service while you grow in the company of others seeking healthy boundaries in their own lives. Workbook is $8 and available the first night of class. Contact Sharon at 661.202.5047 for more information.

PARENTING

WEDNESDAYS•6:30 – 7:45PM
EAST LANCASTER
LEADERS: Chris & Kathy Wangsgard, Peter & Cherri Thompson

Chapel, Desert Vineyard

This course promises to inspire you and encourage you in your own parenting. It is an opportunity to meet other parents who are in the trenches with you. You will laugh together, pray together and make new friends, as well as bring back the joy into your parenting. The first part is on Building Relationships. It lays the foundation upon which the remaining classes build. The second part covers Character Development and Training. For more information, contact Chris at 661.945.2777 ext. 215.

GRIEFSHARE

WEDNESDAYS•6:30PM
EAST LANCASTER
LEADER: Phyllis Lund

Room 13, Desert Vineyard

Our GriefShare is a special support group for people grieving the loss of someone close. This group is sponsored by people who understand what you are experiencing and want to offer you comfort and encouragement during this difficult time. Each GriefShare session includes a video seminar and group discussion. A GriefShare workbook assists you with note taking, journaling and grief study. The cost is $18 for the workbook. You do not need to sign up in advance. Check the website at www.griefshare.org or contact Grace Mallett at 661.945.2777 ext. 250 or gmallett@desertvineyard.org for more information.

DVY YOUTH SERVICE

WEDNESDAY•6:30PM
EAST LANCASTER
LEADERS: Jordan Corlew & Michale Hernandez

Our youth midweek service is for middle & high school students that want to grow in faith and have fun with friends. For more information, contact Jordan at jcorlew@desertvineyard.org or 661.945.2777

LIGHTHOUSE

LATINO GROUP – BILINGUAL

WEDNESDAYS•7PM
EAST LANCASTER
LEADERS: Mario & Julia Palacios

Nos reunimos y estudiamos un libro de la Biblia a la vez. A lighthouse o “faro de luz” guía a los barcos en medio de la oscuridad y a veces en medio de la tormenta. Anhelamos guiar a otros a un lugar seguro, fortalecer nuestras relaciones personales y crecer espiritualmente compartiendo la verdad de Dios entre familia. Nuestro grupo es familiar; en otras palabras, incluye adultos, adolescentes y niños. Ven con nosotros los días miércoles a las 7PM te espera un ambiente latino con cafecito y pan mientras estudiamos la palabra de Dios. Puedes comunicarte con nosotros al 661.468.0114 o 661.468.0115.

REFUGE

WEDNESDAYS•6:30PM
WEST LANCASTER
LEADERS: Jeremiah Johns, Jacob Cornell, Michael Meramble

We are a group of young adults and marrieds striving to follow Jesus together in our careers, families and community. Whether you are married, single, have kids or no kids you are welcome to join us! For more information, contact Michael at the church office 661.945.2777 or mmeramble@desertvineyard.org.

DV MIDWEEK SERVICE

WEDNESDAYS•6:30PM

EAST LANCASTER
LEADERS: Richard & Rebecca Hanley

Our midweek service has very similar elements to our weekend service, but on a smaller scale. We have worship, practical teaching from the Bible and space for prayer. For more information, contact Rebecca at rhanley@desertvineyard.org or 661.945.2777 ext. 270.