Pastors and Staff

  • With over 25 years of ministry experience, our pastor, Dr. Hal Hester, shares the depths of God’s Word in practical and understandable ways. His desire is to help you become a growing disciple of Jesus Christ so you can live the God-life wherever you go and lead others to become growing disciples of Jesus Christ

  • Jenn Lipidarov is the Office Manager at the Vineyard. She served our church as a volunteer in many capacities until May 1, 2017 when she took on the role of office manager. In addition to the office, she manages our website, social media pages, newsletter and app as our Communications lead. Also, she continues to

  • Tammy Ann Katz is currently serving as children’s pastor, At Brooksville vineyard church.  She has a real desire to serve, and educate children about the bible and our Lord Jesus. Prior to joining us at the Vineyard, Tammy attended a Methodist church as a Sunday school teacher, as well as running a Children’s Wednesday night.

  • Born and raised in New Jersey, Dr. K. Skip Lewis had been actively in the ministry for over 50 years, as well as having worked for the Walt Disney World Co. for 35 years. He has been married to his wife Marlene for 12 years and they have 4 adult children. He has served in

Volunteer Leaders

  • This area is under construction – check back soon for more details

Mission Vision and Values

  • Mission Love God, Love People, Pass It On Yes, it really is that simple. We believe that was Jesus’ own commission to his disciples in Matthew 28:18-20. We are called to be a kingdom of God-centered church that  equips/forms/disciples/teaches followers of Jesus to live the ordinary Christian life of being a disciple, and making disciples

  • Our vision is to be a regional church; the spiritual and intellectual hub among Vineyard Churches in the Nature Coast and throughout Florida. We will: Be a missional church with community outreach and global missions Plant six additional daughter churches/satellites in the Nature Coast area. Unify the Christian churches of the Nature Coast around the

  •   We believe in Jesus’ commission to his disciples in Matthew 28:18-20. At the Vineyard Christian Church we love God, love people, and pass it on. All Vineyard churches share five core values that make them part of the Vineyard movement. These core values are central to our identity and define the way we do

  •  Serve People God has designed each one of us with unique gifts and callings to serve the body of believers and the world at large. At the Vineyard we provide you with opportunities to use those talents to serve God by volunteering in the local church. Give Back to God We consider it a privilege

What We Believe

  • Statement of Faith WE BELIEVE that God is the Eternal King. He is an infinite, unchangeable Spirit, perfect in holiness, wisdom, goodness, justice, power and love. From all eternity He exists as the One Living and True God in three persons of one substance, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit, equal in power

Vineyard Churches & Music

  • The Vineyard Churches have a distinctive style of music. To learn more about our music, visit http://www.vineyardworship.com/

  • The Association of Vineyard Churches in the USA The Vineyard Christian Church is a part of the Association of Vineyard Churches: a community of churches. The Vineyard is not a denomination per se, but we do share a common set of values, a statement of faith and a philosophy of ministry. The Vineyard movement began

Other Churches

  • The easy answer is NO! But unfortunately that has not always been the perception even though we are all part of the family of God. Check out John 17.20-24…and that is our desire. Style, friendships, doctrine, and the atmosphere of the place all play in to our decisions to participate in a church. We can’t

  • Brooksville Anchor Baptist Church Brooksville Christian Church Brooksville Wesleyan Church Christ Lutheran Church Community Bible Church Crosspoint Church Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church First Presbyterian Church First United Methodist Church Grace World Outreach Church Hillside Community Baptist Church New Journey Church Saint Anthony the Abbot Catholic Church   Masaryktown Holy Trinity Lutheran (LCMS)   Shady Hills

  • Christian Center Church Citrus County Salvation Army Come And See Faith Baptist Church Crystal River United Methodist Church Faith Lutheran Church First Assembly of God Crystal River First Baptist Church First Baptist Church of Beverly Hills First Presbyterian Church of Crystal River First United Methodist Church of Homosassa First United Methodist Church of Inverness Gospel