Jack is Senior Pastor of Vineyard Community Church, having started the church in 1988 with twelve people. Jack has a B.A. in Religion from Grand Canyon University and an M.A. in Theology from Fuller Theological Seminary. Jack and his wife Brenda have four adult children, Brandon, Brady, Britt, Breana, and five younger children, Anthony, Dayton, Mackenzie, Mia, and Ciera.
Associate Pastor / Pastoral Care, Small Groups, Missions
Mark has been in full time ministry for over 30 years. He is a graduate of MidAmerica Nazarene University in Olathe, Kansas and of Nazarene Theological Seminary in Kansas City, Missouri. Mark was born in the San Joaquin Valley of California where he was raised on a farm. Later, his family moved to Colorado and then Missouri. Before moving to Arizona to plant a Vineyard church, Mark served as a youth pastor in Olathe, Kansas and as a senior pastor Valley City, North Dakota. Mark and Bonnie have twin sons, Matt and Mike, who are both married with families.
Associate Pastor / Worship & Media
Officially licensed as a minister in 1971, Danny has served in many areas of pastoral and worship ministry. In February of 2001, he joined the staff of Vineyard Community Church. He is presently serving as an associate pastor and leads the worship ministry. As well, he oversees adult education and coordinates the media ministry of the church.
Danny and his wife Janet have four grown sons, two remarkable daughter-in-laws, and two amazing grandsons.
Obadiah "Obie" Pinner has been attending the Vineyard since 1995 when he started attending East Valley Vineyard in Mesa, Arizona. He has been working in youth ministry since 1998 and became the full-time youth pastor at Vineyard Community Church in September of 2006.
Obie and his wife Jen married in May of 2005 and have a little boy named Elijah. Obie and Jen both have a passion to help teens develop a relationship with Christ that reaches beyond Sunday mornings.
Children's Ministry Director
Jenn is originally from Champaign, Illinois where she grew up attending the Vineyard Church there. She was involved with the youth and children’s ministries starting in high school and continuing through college. She also served as a Sunday school teacher, middle school youth group leader, and mentor in the Vineyard Church in Champaign.
In 2003 Jenn graduated from the University of Illinois with a B.S. in Elementary Education. For four years she taught elementary school in Gilbert, Arizona. She obtained her master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Northern Arizona University. Jenn has been married to her husband Josh since 2004.