Teaching God's eternal Word in Boonville California

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TK57RiMqTdk Humanity has everything it needs to create a good world. We’ve had it for 3,000 years. It’s the Ten Commandments; ten basic, yet profound instructions for how to lead a moral life. If everyone followed the Ten Commandments, we would not need armies or police; marriages and families would be stronger; truth would be […] Read

Good News/Bad News

All the evil in the world started in Genesis 3:6, “When the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, and that the tree was desirable to make one wise, she took from its fruit and ate; and she gave also to her husband with […] Read

Our Sunday Worship of the Lord starts at 9 AM.

Valley Bible Fellowship gets an early start on Sunday mornings. We begin our Sunday Worship of the Lord at 9 AM. Come praise Him with us.   Read

Rastafari, Jesus and the Bible

Reggae music is enjoyed by many and for various reasons, and the Rastafari movement has penetrated the American consciousness. What do Rastafari’s believe? After all, they use the Bible and believe in God – Jah. Boonville has enjoyed the good vibrations of the World Music Festival for several years. We’ve enjoyed talking to many people […] Read

Dave’s PowerPoints on slideshare.net

If you would like to see Pastor Dave’s PowerPoint presentations of the Bible in Five series, they are free to view or download at; http://www.slideshare.net/dkooyers Currently, there are over 290 available; Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deut., Joshua, Judges, Ruth, 1 Samuel,  Matthew, Mark, Luke, John, Acts, Romans. 1 & 2 Corinthians, Galatians, Ephesians, and a few more. As well as several topical […] Read

Fair Sunday Community Church Service

Fair Sunday Community Church Service Sunday, September 17th 2017, 8:30 AM Apple Hall Auditorium, next to the Fair Office Pastor Dave Kooyers from Valley Bible Fellowship will present; “ What does it mean to receive Jesus? Why do some believe and yet not receive? “ Free admission/Everyone Welcome Please come and worship with us, and then […] Read

Community Easter “Son” Rise Service

HE IS RISEN! Community Easter “Son” Rise Service Not at sunrise, but at 8 AM V.B.F. will be hosting a Community Christian Easter Church Service and all are invited Time: 8 AM Date: Easter Sunday morning, 4-16-2017 Place: In front of the Boonville Methodist Church, 13850 Highway 128, Boonville   Come join us for a […] Read

Bible in Five

Valley Bible Fellowship is currently engaged in the Bible in Five series being taught by Pastor Dave. We are studying our way through the entire Bible. We have been alternating between Old and New Testaments. Please come join us as we travel through the Bible together. At the end of our series we will not only have read […] Read

Valley Bible Fellowship Times Of Service

Valley Bible Fellowship Times Of Service 1 Corinthians…we preach Christ crucified… Come grow in Christ Jesus with us at 13850 Highway 128, Boonville CA, 95415 (the Methodist Church building). Our Sunday Service starts at 9 AM, and our Mid Week Wednesday Bible Study begins at 6:30 PM. All are welcome, come join us!  (707) 895-2325 for Dave Read

Alpha Omega Conference

The Alpha Omega Conference on Creation and End Time Prophecy is scheduled for April 3-7, 2019 in Redding.  Hosted by Shasta Bible College and Graduate School Save the Date. This years speakers are incredible!! Go to;   www.shasta.edu for a complete list of topics and venues. This is the premier West coast Bible conference. It covers […] Read

Valley Bible Fellowship has relocated. Call Pastor Dave for directions, (707) 895-2325

Valley Bible Fellowship Has Relocated For we do not preach ourselves but Christ Jesus as Lord, and ourselves as your bond-servants for Jesus’ sake.  2 Corinthians 4:5 Valley Bible Fellowship has relocated. After 30 years ministering in the same building, God has provided a new location for Valley Bible Fellowship to serve Anderson Valley, teach the […] Read

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child is an ministry of Samaritans Purse. This is the ministry founded by Franklin Graham. Every year they send millions of shoebox Christmas gifts to children all over the world for the glory of Jesus Christ. Valley Bible Fellowship gives thanks to God for the abundance that he has provided for us that […] Read

The Gideons International Visit

 Valley Bible Fellowship is blessed to have The Gideons International presenting annually during our Sunday morning worship service. The Ukiah/Willits Gideon camp sends gifted presenters to speak about the current ministries of The Gideons International as well as the progress they’ve made distributing the Gospel of Jesus Christ, as well as Bibles, all over the world. The local […] Read

Harvest Party

The Harvest Party was a huge success. Much fun was had by all. We enjoyed crafts, games, carnival attractions, sleight of hand, Bible trivia and much, much, more. We all ate to contentment on the cakes, cookies, hot cider and coffee . Our visitors were blessed with dozens of free Bibles, Christian tracts, candy, crafts, […] Read

The Gospel in 4 Minutes!

This is amazing! A wonderful, accurate and touching presentation of our problem and Love’s solution, all packed into a very worthwhile 4 minutes. Turn up your speakers.   sondajiикони Read

Where did Hell go? Hell and the gospel

What does the Bible say about Hell? Is it a real place or just an idea? Where you fall on that question is of paramount importance. In Hell and the Gospel, Greg Koukl brings this vital doctrine into sharp focus. Excerpt: People don’t mind Christians who love Jesus. You’re welcome to Him and to your […] Read

Expository Teaching: What is it? pt3

Click here to read pt 1. Click here to read pt 2. The following is part 3 from the chapter Expository Teaching in A Pastor’s Manual on Doing Church – pp78-79   Expository Teaching – What It Is ehemiah makes clear for us the work of expository teaching. The people of Israel had been providentially […] Read

Valerius Maximus – Witness to the Crucifixion at VBF

Valley Bible Fellowship had an extraordinary day! It was extraordinary because Valerius Maximus, friend of Cornelius the Centurion, came in full battle gear to share with us what is was like on that day when he oversaw the crucifixion of a most unusual and innocent man, Jesus of Nazareth. To see a hardened warrior and servant […] Read

How do I know the Bible is the Word of God?

Evangelical Christianity is grounded in the Protestant view of Scriptures. In particular that the Scriptures are uniquely the Word of God, having been inspired of the Holy Spirit in the original autographs. Christian doctrine and practice are grounded in this fundamental presupposition. Included in inspiration is the idea that God has adequately, accurately and understandably […] Read

The good news of the gospel… you’re condemned!

One thing that stands out crystal clear in Paul’s articulation of the gospel in his epistle to the Roman church is that the gospel that he preaches begins, and is founded on, a very complete and careful explanation of condemnation – the righteousness of God and the unrighteousness of mankind. Not only does he say […] Read

The Necessity and Power of Expository Teaching, pt. 2

ARTICLE XXV – Chicago Statement on Biblical Hermeneutics – 1978 We affirm that the only type of preaching which sufficiently conveys the divine revelation and its proper application to life is that which faithfully expounds the text of Scripture as the Word of God. We deny that the preacher has any message from God apart […] Read

The Necessity and Power of Expository Teaching pt. 1

Editors note: This is the first in a multi-part series on the necessity and power of expository teaching, particularly but not exclusively focused on pulpit ministry. The text of the series is from one of the Editor’s contributions to the book, the article Expository Teaching pp76-80, A Pastor’s Manual on Doing Church, 2002, 21st Century […] Read

Winston Churchhill on being untainted by the truth

“Once in a while you will stumble upon the truth but most of us manage to pick ourselves up and hurry along as if nothing had happened.” – Winston Churchhill  And then that lawless one will be revealed whom the Lord will slay with the breath of His mouth and bring to an end by […] Read

Wringing the scrawny neck of a verse

ome of us make a habit of grabbing a verse, giving it a good shake, and squeezing its scrawny neck until, in desperation, it gasps out what we want it to say. It has been well said that, “A verse without a context is merely a pretext.” There is a verse that is so ingrained […] Read

Before the Throne of God Above

Turn up your speakers, click the link and enjoy! The words and tune of this 19th century anthem, Before the Throne of God Above, recently brought to life again, have been working a powerful ministry of late. Written by Charitie Bancroft (an Irish woman, twice widowed) in 1863, and originally titled, “The Advocate”, the words […] Read

Serving Pablum in our Pulpits

“nd to the angel of the church in Laodicea write: The Amen, the faithful and true Witness, the Beginning of the creation of God, says this:  ‘I know your deeds, that you are neither cold nor hot; I would that you were cold or hot. ‘So because you are lukewarm, and neither hot nor cold, […] Read

It’s really NOT about me?

“The life of man consists not in seeing visions and in dreaming dreams but in active charity and in willing service.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow But Jesus called them to Himself, and said, “You know that the rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and their great men exercise authority over them. It is […] Read

The Voice of CS Lewis

Most of us have read CS Lewis, but have you ever wondered what his voice sounded like? Now you can. Lewis was recorded delivering some of his talks on the BBC radio during WWII to the people of England .идея за подарък Read

Books-Divorce and Remarriage in the Church: Biblical Solutions for Pastoral Realities

Divorce and Remarriage in the Church: Biblical Solutions for Pastoral Realities – Dr. David Instone-Brewer. What does the Bible ACTUALLY say about divorce and remarriage? How do we as pastors adhere faithfully to God’s revelation and minister that truth to the mess and pain of real relationships that are broken? What are the real grounds […] Read


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