Welcome to the Vine Community Church

the vine logo onlyThe Vine Community Church serves the villages of Cherry Willingham, Reepham, Fiskerton and the surrounding areas of Lincoln and Lincolnshire.  The Vine Community Church is a registered CIO number 1158738 

 Contact us - You can contact us on 01522 872011 - Alternatively, e-mail Us or 

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  • Sunday Service

    Sunday Service

    We meet every Sunday for vibrant worship, fellowship and teaching. Church may not be how you imagine it; put away your preconceptions and come along. 10:30 for Coffee - 11:00 Service. Read More
  • Third Thursday Book Club

    Third Thursday Book Club

    For women who love to read a good book, and talk about it with friends! It’s on the third Thursday of each month in homely comfort. Read More
  • Souled Out

    Souled Out

    Pizza, Games Life and Faith Run by the Vine Community Church and aimed at teenagers Souled Out, a safe and fun atmosphere to Eat Pizza and explore life. Read More
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Vine Life

A collection of the latest news and articles from The Vine

  • Vine Christmas Special 2018

    Come and join us as we celebrate Christmas 

    The Vine Christmas Special 11:00am Sunday 23rd Dec 2018.


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  • Carols on the Parade

    Get into the Christmas mood.


    Come and join us as we sing Christmas Carols on the Parade followed by tea, coffee and mince pies in the Vine Centre.


    Starting at 6:00pm


    All welcome



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  • The end of one season and the start of an adventure

    The end of one season and the start of an adventure. 

    Around fifteen years ago the Vine Community Church was started.  Serving Cherry Willingham, Fiskerton and Reepham.  Originally meeting in Village halls of those places.  Lots of things have happened in those fifteen years. For one,  our youngest who could only crawl backwards when the Vine launched can now walk as well as any fifteen year old.  This weekend (14th October 2018) sees the founding pastors of the Vine. Veronica and Dave Podbury step down. It is a time that we look back on the amazing times we have had under their tenure.  Starting Carols on the Green, taking on the Village Library, providing one-to-one support for people struggling with life or mental illness to name but three. 

    Picking up the reigns as the new ‘leaders’ is an exciting prospect (I am spelling exciting  -S C A R Y) and promises to be a great new adventure.  

    Some things will undoubtedly change: the Youth Group, for example, has been handed over to the experts.  Other things will stay the same:  the Values of the Vine will not change and it will continue to be a place that seeks to connect people with God and to come alongside those who need help in a relevant, welcoming and authentic way. 

    As Jenny and I start this adventure we would welcome you saying ‘Hi’ if you are in the villages.

    So who are we?

    Well, I am Darren and for four days a week I work for a large software company and Jenny (we’ve been married for over 20 years) runs the Assist service if you don’t know what that is, check out the link. We have lived in Cherry for the last fifteen years.  If you want to know more than that come and meet us some time. 

    Until then we are excited at the honour we have been given of serving the Vine and the villages and surrounding areas.



Our Partners

  • Revive Network

    Revive Network

    The Revive Network is a movement of churches and leaders dedicated to building and planting growing, powerful, presence-filled 21st century churches. Read More
  • Evangelical Alliance

    Evangelical Alliance

    We are a member of the Evangelical Alliance, the largest body serving evangelical Christians in the UK: working for a united Church, confident in voice and inspired for mission, www.eauk.org. We subscribe to the Evangelical Alliance basis of faith. Read More
  • Ground Level Network

    Ground Level Network

    The Vine Community Church is a church in the Ground Level network of churches, Ground Level network belongs to Churches Together in the UK. Read More
  • OpenDoors


    As part of the body of Christ, it is our privilege to stand alongside our courageous brothers and sisters who are persecuted around the world. That means letting them know they’re not forgotten. Strengthening them by our prayers and support. Read More
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