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New Day. New Name.

In September 2016 we initiated a name change process to remove one of the obstacles that was holding us back from our 30 by 30 vision (our old name: Van Dyke Church). We needed to address issues of...

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Deb's Mentoring Story

"She made her own sanctuary." This is how Deb describes Courtney's bedroom. Â Courtney is a mentee at Central Pasco Girls Academy where Deb serves as part of our Steadfast Ministries. Â This story is...

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Mike's Story

Mike has worshipped in every facility Van Dyke has ever used for a worship gathering. After drifting away from the church in his teen years, Mike got reconnected with Van Dyke after getting married....

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Karen's Story

We take a moment to celebrate one of our veteran staff members at Van Dyke Church - Karen Peel! Karen is our Director of Newcomers and is responsible for creating environments and next steps to help...

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Why Tech Matters

Chris and Tina have been serving at Van Dyke Church for almost 10 years. Currently, they are active members of the Worship and Technology team, volunteering their time during weekend services to help...

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Ben's Story

Ben Sams is a student leader and active member at Van Dyke Church. Last June Ben didn’t know if God was listening to his prayers. He doubted God’s Word and acted from a place of selfish desire.Â

Today...

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Baptism Weekend!

During the act of baptism, the believer communicates to the world their heartfelt commitment to Christ. It’s an outer demonstration of something that has happened internally. Â

On April 25 & 26, 2015...

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Bobby's Story

Bobby's story is a true testimony of how faith can make a family stronger. Straying from his faith post-college, Bobby's wife finds a connection at Van Dyke and he is soon reminded of his encounters...

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Stories, GroupsZac Collins
78 Raised To Life

On November 15 & 16, 2014, we saw 78 people baptized and raised to life in Christ! Â It was a historic weekend at Van Dyke Church and if you missed it, you missed out! Â We saw adults, students,...

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From Death To Life

In our last week of the "23" series we saw 30 people say yes to Jesus and move from death to life! It is so awesome to see hands raised for Jesus and know that a whole new adventure has just...

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