Latest Sermons

Through the mission of Jesus, we see a broader understanding of God’s grace, purpose, and salvation. As modern missionaries, we see the world through Jesus’ mission in the world and…


August 18, 2019
Answering the question, "Why Vista Ridge UMC?" helps us understand why we exist in the community. Beyond knowing our "Why," there are several values that seem to be at the…

Why Church?

August 11, 2019
Why Church? There are plenty of reasons to brush off church and yet the universal church, when it knows its “Why,” is a training ground for living out Jesus’ commandments…

Why Jesus?

August 4, 2019
Why Jesus? Out of all the people or things to follow in this world, why follow Jesus? Jesus was a revolutionary teacher—teaching servant leadership, radical love, and peace in the…


July 28, 2019
When the Christian community is safe, vulnerable, and generous we experience salvation for ourselves and the community around us. Will you help us foster that community?

Fire: Heat, Fuel, Oxygen

July 21, 2019
Our youth and youth leaders share how God’s fire within us creates heat, fuel and oxygen in our spiritual lives. How does heat prepare you for mission? How does fuel…

Coworkers with God

July 14, 2019
God is working to do something good and holy. Are we coworkers with God? Do we have synergy with God? The God who created us invites us to be co-creators…

Running the Race

July 7, 2019
Pastor Clay tells us how we can use our cloud of witnesses as we run the race, fixing our eyes on Jesus and growing our faith journey.