Yountville Community Church

Yountville Community Church

Join us as we open the Bible each week.

All Episodes

Oct 3

24 min

In today's passage, Jesus describes his kingdom as the most vaulable treasure we could ever find. Join Pastor Dan Bidwell as we continue our series from Matthew 13-16 called Hidden Treasures.

Sep 26

24 min 27 sec

Why does evil persist in our world? In the midst of his kingdom parables, Jesus reminds us that there will be many who oppose his authority. But that will not always be the case...

Sep 19

23 min 56 sec

In our new series, we are searching for the hidden treasure in Jesus' parables - truth that is right in front of our eyes, if we have eyes to see and ears to hear...

Sep 12

22 min 48 sec

We all have a longing to know what happens when we die. Jesus' resurrection teaches us that our future is secure when we put our trust in him, even in the face of death.

Sep 5

20 min 48 sec

Aug 22

20 min 42 sec

The journey through life is rarely smooth, even when we are working for the Lord. How do we deal with discouragements that come our way? Join us as we learn from the return God's people to Jerusalem after the Exile.

Aug 15

25 min 50 sec

As we prepare to return to church after a long period of separation, we learn from the experience of Gods Old Testament people when they returned to the promised land after 70 years of exile.

Aug 8

26 min 7 sec

In our new sermon series, we consider how to return to church after the disruptions of recent times, starting with wisdom from the Teacher in Ecclesiastes.

Aug 1

24 min 28 sec

The Holy Spirit distributes different gifts to every Christian for the building up of the church. But we can make the mistake of prioritizing some gifts over others, creating differences, division and difficulties. So how do we get spiritual gifts right? Join Senior Pastor Dan Bidwell as he opens 1 Corinthians 12:12-31 in the next talk in our Summer Loving series.

Jul 18

22 min 13 sec

The next in our Summer Lovin' series, Love Gifts helps us think about the importance of spiritual gifts for building up the church.

Jul 11

22 min 55 sec

What does the perfect church look like? Or at least a good church? Join us as we learn the fundamentals of church from the very first gathering of Christians.

Jul 4

26 min 18 sec

In today's sermon, we consider Jesus' teaching about loving our neighbors.

Jun 27

20 min 30 sec

Jun 20

25 min 39 sec

Join guest preacher Hayden Smith as he explores God's promise of eternal life.

Jun 13

23 min 14 sec

In this final section of Titus, Paul teaches that the healthy church must get its focus right, avoiding everything which distracts from the mission.

Jun 6

23 min 30 sec

The Christian life is not about self-help and trying to be good. Instead God brings change at the deepest level when we put our trust in Jesus. Transformed by a generous outpouring of the Holy Spirit, the church reflects the goodness of God to the world.

May 30

23 min 58 sec

This section of Titus reminds us that we live between two significant historical events - the appearance of Jesus in the past and the return of Jesus in the future. Join us for a message about the grace and glory of God that is revealed in the person of Jesus Christ.

May 23

22 min 36 sec

In this Psalm, King David teaches us how to entrust our lives to God, whatever path our life might take.

May 16

22 min 23 sec

In Paul's blueprint for a healthy church, he describes the importance of intergenerational relationships. We enjoy mutual encouragement as each demographic grows in faith, knowledge and godliness.

May 9

25 min 46 sec

As Paul lays out his blueprint for a healthy church, he stresses the importance of godly leaders. For Paul, leadership in the church is not about setting up the right structures. Its more about finding the right people. Paul is much more concerned with godly character than leadership skills and competence. Paul says we ought to look for people of godly character who will lead the church in godliness (Titus 1:1).

May 2

22 min 44 sec

What makes for a healthy church? In this introductory section ofhis letter to Titus, Paul reveals three core values for Christ-centered churches: servant-heartedness, godliness and hope.

Apr 25

21 min 38 sec

When a healing triggers a confrontation between Jesus and his opponents, Jesus asks where our allegiances lie.

Apr 18

22 min 48 sec

Have you ever had one of those moments when you realize that youve been concentrating on the details so much, that youve missed the bigger picture? Jesus challenges those who get so caught up with religion that they lose sight of God.

Apr 11

20 min 29 sec

Are you feeling weary and burdened? Do you long for rest? Join us for an Easter service designed to help you find rest as you reconnect with God. Will you come to Jesus this Easter?

Apr 4

20 min 14 sec

The Old Testament era ended with great expectations of what the Messiah would be and do. And despite all the amazing deeds that Jesus did, he teaches us that our expectations are too low - the kingdom of heaven and all it promises is even greater than we can imagine. Our partial understanding will one day be complete, when Jesus returns and the kingdom is revealed in full.

Mar 28

20 min 36 sec

As Jesus sends his disciples out with the message of the kingdom, he reminds them that opposition is never far away. In Matthew 10:16-42, Jesus teaches his disciples how to be prepared for opposition and persecution, because we follow the same pathway as our crucified saviour. And yet the paradox is that by losing our lives for Jesus' sake, only then do we truly. find life.

Mar 21

23 min 23 sec

Jesus teaches his disciples to look at the world differently - to see the harvest and to understand our role as workers in his harvest field.

Mar 14

25 min 37 sec

C.S. Lewis said "You never know how much you really believe anything until [it] becomes a matter of life and death." In our Bible passages today, we are confronted with the question of whether we can trust Jesus in the face of our own death.

Mar 7

19 min 47 sec

When we understand the heart of Jesus' mission, we understand the heart of the church's mission.

Feb 28

23 min 37 sec

What does it mean to follow Jesus? In the three stories from today's passage, we learn that following Jesus may not always be what we expected.

Feb 21

22 min 53 sec

What is authority, where does it come from, and what does it look like when Jesus exercises authority? Join us for the next episode in our series from Matthew 8-12.

Feb 14

22 min 54 sec

Encountering Jesus means encountering genuine transformation. Join us as we hear how Jesus changed one man's life, and as we think about how Jesus can change our story as well.

Feb 7

20 min 33 sec

The third aspect of drawing near to God in Hebrews 10:19-25 is about how we ought to encourage one another in the faith. Join us as we begin the year with our focus in the right place, firmly fixed on our relationship with God.

Jan 24

24 min 53 sec

The second 'let us' exhortation in Hebrews 10:19-25 is an invitation to anchor your life in Jesus Christ. Join us as we begin the year with our focus in the right place, firmly fixed on our relationship with God.

Jan 17

24 min 1 sec

21 Days of Focus encourages each of us to take deliberate steps to nurture our faith and grow closer to God this year. Based out of Hebrews 10:19-25, these verses provide four commands to prime our church for growth in 2021.

Jan 10

33 min 24 sec

Psalm 73 reminds us to cling to Gods good promises to us as we navigate the hardest parts of life this side of heaven. Join us as we begin 2021 with our eyes fixed firmly on the One who holds firmly to us when our feet are slipping.

Jan 3

25 min 49 sec

It's Christmas! Join us as we sing, pray and remember the story of the first Christmas. We pray that our Christmas Special helps you to worship the Savior in a manger.

Dec 2020

33 min 42 sec

Most of us have known the Christmas story since childhood. But our Bible passage today asks us to look beyond the story and to trust the promises made to us in through the baby in the manger

Dec 2020

27 min 16 sec

What are you looking forward to this Christmas? One of my favorite things about Christmas is the joy that the holidays bring. As Christians, our joy isn't wrapped up in Christmas presents - instead, our joy is wrapped up in swaddling cloths in a manger.

Dec 2020

32 min 8 sec

Christmas is my favorite time of year, and it always evokes memories of joy and celebration. This Christmas, join us as we celebrate the familiar story of Jesus from my living room to yours.

Dec 2020

28 min 46 sec