Weekly Update | June 5th, 2024 adam greenwell billings vineyard church free grace galatians legalism paul

Why all this legalism talk? I had a great conversation last week that started with a question about the focus of our Sunday morning teaching, Why has there been such a focus on legalism and free grace? Isn’t there more to talk...

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Vineyard Church | Weekly Update May 29, 2024 adam greenwell billings vineyard church cheap grace dietrich bonhoeffer extremes free grace galatians weekly update

Mountain Dew and Taco Bell, fuel for life…for me as a middle schooler. Man, these two things together made existence worth existing. All things could be made right with the proper application of that lightningy tasting,...

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Vineyard Church | Weekly Update May 22, 2024 adam greenwell billings vineyard church dietrich bonhoeffer galatians weekly update

Free grace, cheap grace and costly grace have been a part of the last few blogs and Sunday messages as we unpack Paul’s letter to the Galatian church. Last week’s blog leaned on pastor and author Dietrich...

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Vineyard Church | Weekly Update May 15, 2024 adam greenwell billings vineyard church dietrich bonhoeffer galatians weekly update

We have a pretty awesome confluence of scripture and events to experience this coming Sunday.… We get to celebrate Pentecost, one of the three major celebrations for followers of Jesus, and we get to do it together, twice in...

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Vineyard Church | Weekly Update May 8, 2024 adam greenwell billings vineyard church galatians holy discontentment weekly update

Holy discontentment.… That phrase has met me each time my mind has gone idle since this weekend. When the tasks of the day or the conversation in front of me is not taking up my available disk space, holy discontentment has...

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Vineyard Church | Weekly Update May 1, 2024 adam greenwell billings vineyard church galatians goat head gospel paul weekly update

This past Sunday, we had a new term rise out of the soil of the Billings Vineyard lexicon. Just as the weeds sprout after the springtime rains, the term goat head gospel came bursting forth as a new descriptor of the antithesis of...

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Vineyard Church | Weekly Update April 24, 2024 adam greenwell billings vineyard church galatians weekly update

Science is one of those double-edged swords.… In many ways, science provides an awesome template for how to engage the natural world and leverage that engagement to understand creation and how we can live as a part of it. I...

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Vineyard Church | Weekly Update April 17, 2024 adam greenwell billings vineyard church defiance galatians monkey see monkey do weekly update

Yes, the Defiance series is over…or is it? Yes. But not yet. I have a feeling that this series will have some legs in the life of our congregation. Defiance has served as a helpful paradigm to compare the difference between...

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