Family Fun Day - August 17

Join us for a fun day of inflatables, water activities, and face painting .  Hot dogs and chips will be provided.  Saturday, August 17 - 11am to 1pm.

We are looking for volunteers for the following stations for our big summer event:  face painting, food set-up/serve, grill hot dogs, inflatables supervision, putting away tables & clean-up.  Sign-up, Get Connected card, mobile app or in the foyer July 28 & August 4.  If you have any questions, please ask Megan Phillips.

All Church Lunch - August 25

You're invited to our "all church lunch" coming Sunday, August 25th following the service in the sanctuary.  Lunch is provided by some of our life groups with love.  Please join us! 

Firm Foundations - August 18 & 25

Everything built starts with a good foundation, no matter how many times you build it. Whether you are a new Christian or a well-seasoned one but new to our church, we want to invite you to our Firm Foundations Class. We will discuss why the Bible is important, who Jesus Christ is, how to get closer to God and lots more. August 18 & 25 during the service. Come into the sanctuary as usual, and enjoy the first worship song, and then you will be released to class. Click here to sign-up.

Baby Dedications - September 22

Would you like to promise your child to God? We will be doing baby dedications on September 22nd during the service. If your child is under 2 and you would like to dedicate them, please sign-up online, in our mobile app or mark the "Get Connected" card to attend the Baby Dedication class Sunday, September 15th during the service. Childcare provided.

Free Medical & Pregnancy Care Center Volunteers

We are looking for a couple of people who would be interested in being a receptionist for the medical/pregnancy clinic and also an administrator on the 4th Wednesday of each month for two hours. No experience necessary just a heart to serve.  Click here to sign-up.

Palmer Road Closed

Please be aware of the upcoming road closure from Graham Road to Taylor Road for paving, August 5 through mid October.  Please adjust your driving route accordingly.  It will be nice when it is done! 

Kroger Community Rewards

Is your Kroger Plus card linked to Vineyard Community Church so we can receive FREE money?  This in no way affects YOUR discounts or rewards that you earn. To register, simply visit and follow the prompts. Our group number is KP960.  All proceeds go to the maintenance of our playground. 

Amazon Smile

Thank you to those who purchased through AmazonSmile. It is a simple way to support Vineyard Community Church every time you shop, at no cost to you. To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to on your web browser on your computer or mobile device. On your first visit to AmazonSmile, you need to select Vineyard Community Church, Etna, OH 43068. There are quite a few listings, so advance to page two. Thank you for your support.


Life Groups

We have groups, ministries, classes and free clinics. The ways to connect with others in our church are ever changing throughout the year. But at our core are our small groups, life groups. These groups are where you can build the close personal relationships with others. This is just a list of them. Hard to choose just based on a name right? Ps. Mark Poland is the Life Group Director and he knows people. Call or email him and he will help you find that group that fits you, like your favorite t-shirt.

Life Groups

Leaders: Chip & Kim Richardson
Time: 6:00 P.M. 2nd & 4th Sunday
Location: Community Room

Leader: Wayne & Carla McCloud
Time: 6:30 P.M. 2nd & 4th Wednesday
Location: Reynoldsburg 

Leader: Sheizka Komala & Katie McBeth
Time: 6:00 P.M. every other Sunday
Location: Varies
Specialty: 20s-40s Age Group

Leader: Tom & Tresa Cooper
Time: 7:00 P.M. 2nd & 4th Wednesday
Location: Conference Room

Leader: Thomas & Alietha Dickson
Time: 6:30 P.M. every other Thursday
Location: Reynoldsburg 

Leader: Femi & Anna Adetona
Time: 1st Sunday, during service
Location: Community Room
Specialty: Ages 18-25

Women Life Groups

Leader: Ivana DiYanni
Time: 10:00 A.M. every Wednesday
Location: Jungle Room 

Leaders: Daneta Essex
Time: 6:45 P.M. 2nd & 4th Tuesday
Location: Blacklick

Group: MOPS & MOMSnext (Sep-May)
Leader: Kelisia Hudson
Time: 6:15 P.M. 2nd Thursdays
Location: Community Room 

Group: MOPS (Sep-May)
Leader: Megan Phillips
Time: 8:45 A.M. 2nd Friday
Location: Community Room

Leader: Lori Ray & Carol Lipovich
Time: 10:00 A.M. every Thursday
Location: Blacklick
Specialty: Moms in prayer for prodigal children

Student Ministry

 Group: House - High School Ministry
Leader: Paul & Catie DiYanni
Nathan Fleeger & TiAnna DiYanni
Time: Noon every Sunday
Location: Community Room
Specialty:  9th - 12th Graders

 Group: Ignite - Middle School Ministry
Leader: Cory, Valerie Richards & Tori Thomas
Time: 7:00 P.M. every Monday
Location: Multi-Purpose Room
Specialty:  6th - 8th Graders

Men Life Groups

Leader: David DiYanni
Time: 7:00 A.M. every Wednesday
Location: Panera Bread at 256

 Leader: Mickey Jarrell & Mark Holsipple
Time: 8:30 A.M. 1st & 3rd Saturday
Location: Foyer

 Leader: John York & Jon Mount
Time: 6:00 P.M. every Tuesday
Location: Multi-Purpose Room

Specialty Groups

Leader: Jenny Eversole / The Loop
Time: 7:00 P.M. 1st Thursdays
Location: Space Station
Specialty: Loved Ones of Prisoners
Contact: 614-582-5139

Group: Crochet Group
Leader: Betty Jarrell & DeAnna Willis
Time: 8:30 A.M. 1st & 3rd Saturday
Location: Multi-Purpose Room
Specialty: Experienced and New Crocheters