- Financial Stewardship
- College Pipeline
- Ministry Ordination
Employment and Entrepreneur Network
- Resume Review
- Interview Skills
- Employment Connections
- Entrepreneur Connections
VDC Church Membership is open to those that believe they have been called to join and as a member of VDC, we want you to get involved and participate as the church: sacrificing time, talents, and treasure; committing to the care and community of their fellow members; and submitting to the authority God has established to lead our congregation. Each month we sponsor a new member’s dinner, where you can meet and get to know the VDC leadership team.
At VDC our Watchcare program is designed to allow others to identify with a church, participate in worship, discipleship, fellowship, evangelism, and service, without transferring membership from their home church. You may be new to the area due to relocation, working here for a job assignment, or just wanting to follow the leading of God. Each month we sponsor a watchcare member’s dinner, where you can meet and get to know the VDC leadership team.
Audio and Media Ministry
Our job is to have a heart for God and to be the eyes for video and an ear for sound supporting our Ministry Staff in the pursuit of excellence in spreading God’s work through our broadcasts, video and cd’s. We know that faith comes from hearing and believe that spoken word and song are two of the most important tools for a church service. It is our goal as a media and audio team to provide clear and intelligible sound that is transparent and distraction free to the listener
Counseling and Crisis Support Ministry
It is our mission of the Counseling and Crisis Support Team that we facilitate growth, development and well-being of our neighbors, enhancing the quality of life by providing counseling, consultation and mental health services. Our purpose is to help create a healthy and supportive environment for individual’s success.
The Dance Ministry is a committed body worshippers who strive lead the people into an authentic experience with God through Praise Dance. The Dance Ministry team welcomes anyone of all ages to participate in helping to create an environment that will usher in the spirit of God and build up the body of Christ at VDC.
Foreign Missions Ministry
VDC is committed to supporting specific Foreign Mission Initiatives that bring hope to those less fortunate that are in social, economic and religiously challenged regions of our world. VDC currently supports the following efforts:
- The Smile Train
- Children of Sierra Leon
- Feed the Children
This is a ministry of every member at VDC and at the core of who we are. VDC is here as a group of people hoping to share God's love and healing with those who have not visited yet - or who might never visit a service. If you do visit, we hope you feel the love we already have in our hearts for you. We know God has called you here, and we wish to honor and welcome you in Christ, whoever you are. Our team also provides support to our VDC Ministry Office for each services held at VDC.
Members Care Ministry
The members of the Members care team find ways to reach out with caring and love to those in the church or community who are going through difficult times. This includes reaching out to those who are hospitalized, those who are suffering the grief of loss or those who are homebound and unable to participate in activities they previously enjoyed.
It is the mission of our team to ensure the needs of the VDC the Ministry Team have beverages, towels, mints, lozenges and any additional necessities are met during all services.
Outreach Ministry Team goes out into the community every Thursday to spread the Good News of Jesus Christ, witnessing the un-churched and inviting them to visit VDC. The Outreach Ministry also provides services and referrals to other programs for food, clothing, housing etc. Annual Community Programs include:
- Community Picnic
- Clothing Give Away
- Thanksgiving Community Dinner
- Holiday Family Sponsorship
Praise, Worship and Music Ministry
It is the mission of VDC Music, Praise and Worship Ministry to praise, edify, glorify and uplift God through music and song. Committing ourselves to be vessels, led by God and to embrace the vision and direction God has given our pastor. It is our goal to aid in setting a spiritual pace and tone for the worship services. We aim to get the congregation readied to receive and be transformed by the preached word.
The Prayer Team is a group that wholeheartedly believes in the power of prayer. United in one accord the Prayer Team strives to promote an atmosphere in which God’s Holy Spirit is free to fill, deliver, heal, protect and restore all of God’s Children.
Public Relations and Special Events Ministry
The primary goal of the PR and Special Events Ministry is to the A community of pursuit of spiritual and social excellence through the sharing of events through the various means of communication i.e. social media, internet, flyers etc. Our team also supports the hospitality team in setting up and preparing for special events at VDC, including Annual Appreciation Services, Convocation Services, and Revivals that uplift and engage our community.
Queen Esther’s Daughters
Queen Esther’s’ Daughters represents the characteristics and traits of a Godly woman and the legacy of Mother Esther L. Sanders left for us to follow.
Queen Esther’s Learning Center
Queen Esther’s Learning Center, Inc.'s mission is to provide for the emotional, social, physical and intellectual growth and development of each child in partnership with the child's family.
Shepard’s Care Ministry
It is our mission to ensure that we recognize and honor Bishop Elect Sanders for is his leadership, his unlimited contributions and his sacrifices to our VDC church family.
Our Goal is to assist in making the worship service a success; to greet each worshipper with a pleasant smile and warm welcome thereby putting the congregation in the right frame of mind to receive the message; to ensure that order is kept in and around the church at all times; and to do whatever possible to advance God's kingdom and this church.
VDC Ministry Office
The mission of the VDC Ministry Office is to ensure that VDC Church operations run smoothly, without disruption and edifies our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Our team is responsible for the coordination of scheduling, booking and activities for Bishop Elect Sanders and VDC.
Visitors & New Members Ministry
It is our goal that every visitor is and new member is welcomed, and connected with the VDC family for their continued growth and spiritual development.
Our Youth Ministry Team is committed to empowering our youth of today to becoming our leaders of tomorrow, we are supportive to each youth in fulfilling their divine purpose in life.